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Free air, tighter bass - snake oil or cheap tweaks?

Usually when we talk about snake oil it's because some one is out to make a buck on the gullible....

Let the best be your guide

All of us have had to come to grips with bad sounding recordings. They can be disabling and make ...

My First Stereo. What Was Yours?

I wanted to share my first experience into the audio hobby and perhaps hear yours. In the late 7...

Replaced Everything, New Gears waiting to be installed...

Well, I went for it! I replaced everything this year, purchasing at the top-end of my budget, hop...

Is tube sound vs solid state easier to distinguish using headphones?

Well designed tube amplifiers and solid state amplifiers in general sound remarkably similar with...

Lii Audio open baffles vs Forte 1 vs Heresy IV

For those who may be interested in their sound characteristics compared. I did some demos about h...

McIntosh MC20 - 1960's - No Left Channel

Total noob here. I sort of discovered some McIntosh equipment that has been in this house for 40...

Mysterious power tube behavior

On my Willsenton R8, I was using JJ 6L6GCs. One of them got a bit noisy, and then soon after star...

Need help setting up a theater on a budget.

We moved to another state over the last 3 years and finally bought our home. Everything has been ...

Rear speaker recommendations to pair with Energy LCR

Looking for the most affordable rears for a 5.1 to pair with Energy CF70 towers and CC10 center. ...

A Second Tonearm on an SME Model 10

I was brave today, and altered the tonearm panel that Lee Drage made to go with an Acoustand pod....

Forum contributions in the past 24 hours
Whats on your turntable tonight? (slipknot1)
Speaker cable geomtry: The spiral (shanesrain)
Whats playing on your system today? (nutty)
Aurender Model Choices (jfrmusic)
Free air, tighter bass - snake oil or cheap tweaks? (erik_squires)
Bryston BP-17 cubed or Benchmrk LA4 Preamp (kevemaher)
How was the sound of your TDSS upgrade to your Nuforce Ref 9 amps? (dorkwad)
Comparison of sonic qualities of some tonearms (drbond)
What's in your CDP tonight? the minority report (ghosthouse)
Let the best be your guide (rvpiano)
USB to Dual Coax Bridge for Qutest DAC (drlou77)
Recommendations for good WiFi speakers (raphaz)
Experience with adding super tweeter? (kraftwerkturbo)
SPEC+ Analog Disc Sheet AP-UD1 TT mat anyone else have this? (tlittlefield)
Replaced Everything, New Gears waiting to be installed... (gemoody)
The Emperor Has No Clothes!! (mdalton)
Belles Soloist 1 integrated amplifier (audiofilo123)
Anybody else get a NAD M66 yet? (jimmy2615)
How important is the efficiency of a speaker to you? (daveyf)
Steve Guttenberg reviews an ATC active? (lonemountain)
Intermittent audio dropouts when streaming Qobuz Hi Res files on Lumin streamer (caphill)
Anthem MRX 740 8K as an upgrade to my Denon AVR-X3700H (carlsbad2)
Starting a Classical Vinyl Music Collection (jjbeason14)
Zavfino and Neotech OCC Interconnect (temmple)
Records and CDs (rvpiano)
Is tube sound vs solid state easier to distinguish using headphones? (tubelvr11)
Equalizer in a Hi Fi system (tattooedtrackman)
Seeking Budget CD Player Suggestions (chrken)
Flexible Power Cords (paulfolbrecht)
Burn your power cables in PROPERLY with Haglabs Frycorder (agisthos)
Lii Audio open baffles vs Forte 1 vs Heresy IV (rankaudio)
Minimum Power Needed to Drive Klipsch Cornwall IVs? - Considering Erhard_Audio Ray (katokaelin)
McIntosh MC20 - 1960's - No Left Channel (divingrhino)
Mysterious power tube behavior (armstrod)
OCD mickey website and negativity. (emergingsoul)
Need help setting up a theater on a budget. (dabarrie)
Review: Aidas Mammoth Gold mk2 MC cartridge (jtimothya)
Beatles CD box set (wrm0325)
NuForce Ref 9 V3 amplifier upgrade + repair by TDSS (jhkear)
The new CapCellBar upgrade by Bob Smith on Nuforce Ref 9 V3 SE mono amps (dorkwad)
BTO Not Fragile (n80)
Rear speaker recommendations to pair with Energy LCR (i3eyond55)
Leben CS600 required tubes (mehrakrishan)
Is it a Bad Tube or a Bad fuse (Fuse Fatigue)? (artemus_5)
Anti skating SME V (fosse)
Why don't we tire of music? (quincy)
A Second Tonearm on an SME Model 10 (dogberry)
Seeking Honest Opinions: Your Experience with McIntosh Audio Gear (uavnola)
Cable upgrades (jimboman)
Anyone Running Pro Speakers in your "High-End" System? (seadweller)
VPI Classic 1 Cueing Problem (jwglista)
Maggies and subwoofer integration (noamtasini)
Jazz for aficionados (orpheus10)
If you want the utmost clarity from your CDs (rvpiano)
Audio Artistry Beethoven Elite (francij8)
Line Magnetic 218a vs Leben CS600 -- am I insane? (aka when good beats great) (hiscores)
PURON RESOLVE creates new options for better sound (sgordon1)
Best Covers (jjbeason14)
Please check out Radio Paradise FLAC Streaming Options (hgeifman)
What is going on here? Streamer or DAC? (tomaswv)
Tune of the Day (77jovian)
Arcam SA30 issue with input (neversatisfied)
Anyone upgrade to the Merason Dac1 mkii? (bluethinker)
Roon is snappy responsive now (mapman)
REL Hum. Stumped (last_lemming)
Cornwall iv (mofojo)
DAC suggestions for a reasonably modest system (pickindoug)
Grimm MU1/Mola Mola Tambaqui combo vs. Grimm MU2 (ddgtt)
Advice wanted for small factor office speakers (2psyop)
New In 2024 (jafant)
Off-axis compensated for by balance adjustment (cantorgale)
Anybody out there re-cantilever their cartridge with a Soundsmith Contact Line diamond ? (thehorn)
Roon Endpoint Streamers - Direct Comparisons between Current Offerings? (mitch2)
Do you trust your ears more than measurements? (calvinj)
Meitner Ma3 Streaming vs Aurender (jfrmusic)
Equalizer to compensate for hearing loss - Any success stories? (dcweber)
Best sounding headphones you have owned? (jusam)
Subwoofer speed is in the room, not the box (erik_squires)
PS Audio PowerPlant 12 Review (AC Regenerator) (seanheis1)
“Center” of soundstage is left of center… (fosolitude)
Old phones as streaming sources (bruce19)
Audible Illusions S-120 amp owner's manual (strat1117)
Suggested Power Cable for Streamer (bluethinker)
Streamer software, what do you use? (erik_squires)
Recommendations for a headphone amp / DAC to pair with my Focal Utopia's (liamowen)
Virtual Systems Activity
120x85FrankenNote System (tvad)
And boom there we go looking good @tvad! (jond)
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120x85Mixing Rig (joelv)
It looks pretty close to Porsche Shark Blue in the picture! In person, it's a little darker. I was aiming for "Ford Blue" but the lacquer came out a little l... (joelv)
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120x85Mixing Rig (joelv)
Is that Porsche Shark Blue? (tvad)
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120x85jrunyon52's System (jrunyon52)
The embodiment of "Go Big or Go Home".Woof. (tvad)
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120x85jjss49's System (jjss49)
cool, you been busy since i last checked….obviously a no bs serious mad scientist dude ! (tomic601)
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