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I got my Audiosource Amp-100 today, and I'm in the group buy for the ARX A2rx-c so as soon as they get it finished I'll have some new desktop speakers. Pics will follow in a few weeks when I get everything in, my new desk built, and get moved into my new house.
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Will buy Tung-Sol 5998 and RCA 5693 tubes to go with my amp.
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Bought a Hegel HD20 today!

post #1924 of 3159
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Bought a Hegel HD20 today!


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i'm surprised you didn't buy the immensely popular Ayre QB-9. I got a chance recently to check out the exaSound E20 and liked it.
    
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post #1925 of 3159
Big fat capacitors in huge boxes oh no guys... They sounded okay in the 80's standards but not anymore.

Go get a little sound card or usb dac. Get a pair of amplified monitors already. I'm tired of repeating same thing over and over and over.


Cheez
post #1926 of 3159
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Originally Posted by CheezCake View Post

Big fat capacitors in huge boxes oh no guys... They sounded okay in the 80's standards but not anymore.

Go get a little sound card or usb dac. Get a pair of amplified monitors already. I'm tired of repeating same thing over and over and over.


Cheez
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I thought the Super Dickmann’s were over in the "post your last prchase thread". kookoo.gif
    
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post #1928 of 3159
finding a integrated tube amplifier for less than $300 is easier said than done so you have to look at the used market. I really don't like Class T Amps they are so cheap and have problems with distortion and clipping.

Miniwatt/APPJ PA0901A $200



http://www.tonepublications.com/gear/miniwatts-latest-the-n3/
http://www.digitalaudioreview.net.au/index.php/audio-reviews/amplifier-reviews/item/96-miniwatt-n3-integrated-tube-%C2%A0%C2%A0amplifier
http://www.6moons.com/audioreviews/synergy2/amp.html

Musical Paradise MP-301 $340

    
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post #1929 of 3159
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I thought the Super Dickmann’s were over in the "post your last prchase thread". kookoo.gif


The D never ends.
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post #1930 of 3159
today i mortgaged my condo and bought $10K cables and $700 active monitors surely the D Gods will be pleased.... oh wait no didn't do that.


you know I'm sort of a patient man ...but cheez needs to step up off pretty quickly as he is starting to rub me the wrong way..... if you don't like my big ol' 80s amp great don't buy one.. don't care but if you don't want to hear an honest (and rather scathing assessment) of snake oil nonsense cables and the general malarky of pairing $700 speakers with thousands of dollar cables (worth not a fraction of of their price to be sure).... I suggest you tone down your I know everything and what other people like is wrong bull really right quick.


why don't you do me a favor and pop open your $700 actives and show some shots of the wire they used in that.... while your at it why don't you do me another favor (and at least give me a laugh) by bashing holes in your wall to see what the wire the electricity in your house runs through.... then why don't you make like a tree and go play in the street.... somehow I think i got that last saying off somehow??? meh you get the idea hopefully.
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