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New caps arrived for my fathers Quad 303, Replaced them and it's sounding so much better now.











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I think I have that exact same meerkat saucer and matching cup tongue.gif
    
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Polk Monitor 70's a Crown XLS1000 and an Art Cleanbox Pro






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post #1874 of 3147
another Sony C75ES 5 disc changer... good working order (no remote but I have several spare remotes) $20


I love these Sony ES changers big $ when they where new (this one was made 1990) I now have 2 C75ES's and a C67ES if you stumble across these units in good working shape I recommend them.. sound awesome they have optical out as well.
post #1875 of 3147
Just bought a Behringer DEQ2496:





To go with my QSC DCA1644:





To power my quad Cerwin-Vega CLS215's:

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post #1876 of 3147
I bought Q Audio XLR cable for my LCD-2 and MIT EXP 1m XLR cables for my DAC and a new amp which I will purchase soon!(today hopefully, if the seller accepts the offer)
Balanced ftw!
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Im thinking about picking up a pair of these for my fronts


http://shop.emotiva.com/collections/amplifiers/products/xpa-1l
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Just bought and received a pair of ear buds made by pioneer yesterday, not quite sure what model it is, as on the plastic shell it just lists the basic specifications. Looked on their website and there seems to be no mentioning of my specific pair.
It took a leap of faith as I have never tried Pioneer. This specific pair cost me $69.99. Smartphone is broken so I can't take photos.
My quick review:
Build quality seems to be okay, there are no "plastic frills" on the cable. However the place where the cable meets the actual buds seems to be loose.
Noticeable sound when you move, the cable creates a noise when it brushes against your shirt. However great sound isolation with the default tips.

These impressions are after 3 hrs of burn in. Sound is very good, but noticeably bass heavy. Vibrations can be felt if the music is very loud, however the details are very sharp, no distortion. The highs are crisp, but seem lacking when compared to the bass. The mid feels hollow, but far better than the ear buds you get for free.

Conclusion: VERY good bang for buck, but the build quality needs to be worked on. As a preventative measure, I have already sealed the wire/ headphone opening with superglue, that's how loose the wire is.
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Dayton B652's + Dayton SUB-1000 connected to a Lepai LP-2020A+ Amp to a Native Instruments Audio2DJ to my computer

def a budget system but it sounds really good to me ! wonder if anyone else in this forum has this too ?

dang good upgrade from my Altec Lansings GT5051
 
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http://www.amazon.com/Philips-CSS2123B-F7-SoundBar-Speakers/dp/B007B5WHTE/ref=sr_1_1?s=aht&ie=UTF8&qid=1381112720&sr=1-1&keywords=css2123b

Got a 2.1 Phillips Sound bar from Radio Shack for $32, terrific sound, loud, very tight bass, very surprised, powered by SB Z through optical.

Gotta love clearance!
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