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Mad Scientist Audio Speaker Cable
I don’t mind the name of the company if the sounds is equal to Nordost Valhalla.  
Audioquest or Nordost for speaker cable
@audphile1 now I certainly don’t want my system to fatten up too much. If Audioquest is gonna do that then I guess Nordost is a better choice. Most of the people in this discussion prefer Nordost anyway.   
Audioquest or Nordost for speaker cable
@soix i am looking for better imaging, more bass and better upper high’s and separation of instruments, 3D sound, bigger soundstage, more musical and better sound. What everyone wants.   
Audioquest or Nordost for speaker cable
@soix I understand the CD player is old but that is not a priority for me as it has served me well all these years. Maybe in the future. Also, I am looking to enhance my listening to a greater level with the speaker cables. It is quite good with h... 
Audioquest or Nordost for speaker cable
Thank you all for great suggestions. I tried updating my system in Audiogon but seems there is a glitch in my profile which Audiogon staff is looking into so I will provide my system here if no one minds hopefully. Amp: Parasound A21 Preamp: Car... 
Audioquest or Nordost for speaker cable
I tried to look where I update my equipment but can’t find it. Can someone point me to it.   
Update from Nordost Heimdall to Frey speaker cable
@mgrif104  I do have Nordost Tyr IC for my system but use Audioquest Hurricane and Blizzard power cords. Hoping to get more out of it. Maybe I will go for Tyr speaker cable but I will see. Thanks for the reply.  
Update from Nordost Heimdall to Frey speaker cable
@overthemoon I have already changed the power cords and you are right, they made a difference for the better. Now it’s time for speaker cable. I want to hear better sound, image, 3D sound etc.   
Cary Audio SLP-5 Preamp Tube Replacement.
@xcool thanks for your reply. I think I will leave the stock EH in 3 and 6 and only change the four tubes mentioned. I have read somewhere that all tubes interact with each other in the circuit so the sockets has to have tubes in them and not to l... 
Cary Audio SLP-5 Preamp Tube Replacement.
@immatthewj I ordered from AliExpress as they have the lowest prices as @perkri said. Viva tubes has them, but the price is about $100 more. The expected delivery is March 8th. Keeping my fingers crossed.  
Cary Audio SLP-5 Preamp Tube Replacement.
Hi all,  just ordered Linlai E6SN7 quad for SLP05. I had Linlai before on Supratech Caberet and liked them. So, let's see how they fare with Cary. I will let you know. Thanks to you all.  
Cary Audio SLP-5 Preamp Tube Replacement.
Thank you for your replies my friends. So, let me get it right, I just need to replace 1, 2, 4 and 5 slots as I only use unbalanced cables? Also @pinwa Did the Linlai tubes fit and how do they sound in SLP5?  I really appreciate your giving time ... 
Cary Audio SLP-5 Preamp
Hi blackbag20  system is: Parasound A21 Amplifier Aesthtix Rhea Phono Preamp Marantz CD 6005 Michell Gyro SE Turntable Technics SL1200 MKII Turntable Cables: Audioquest Hurricane and Blizzard power cords. Interconnects: Nordost Valkyrja and... 
Low buzzing through speaks
I know my post will not help you, but I have the same exact issue you are having. I tried everything that you did but the buzz does not go away. As it is only when you get your ear close to the speakers you can hear it, Eventually I decided it is ... 
AudioQuest Hurricane High Current Question.
Thanks guys. Good to know, just wanted to confirm. It is sounding awesome. I will get the source down the road. Just have to break this in first.