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Dog pissed on speaker
Tie a rubber band on it. If under warranty Klipsch is pretty good they will usually send you a new woof. PS leave out your dogs connection to all this.   
SEEKING ADVICE: Which component would you upgrade first?
It wasn't mentioned but I would start with speaker wires and upgraded RCA interconnects. Simple and cheap and your not tearing your system apart. Then if not satisfied, I would start with new speakers. Once you go down this road It's like changing... 
Cornwall iv
The cornwall IVs, you will not go wrong with them. They are  outstanding sounding speakers. They are large and heavy but beautiful . They have that 70s 80s look to them because of their size. They sound the best, I feel when playing live music. An... 
What affects front to back depth in room/ system?
In my experience I started with by-amping Adcom 555s . It sounded amazing but only a 6 foot circle in the center of the room between the speakers . When I upgraded to the mc452 that was a whole different story. Soundstage grew exponentially. My ro... 
Eliminated my preamp with amazing results
Same thought different piece. Can a preamp be replaced by a cd player with volume control, be hooked directly into a 450 watt amp. Or would the speakers explode when turned on. I only play CDs  
klipsch cornwall iv upgraded crossovers
I feel like a little kid again playing that game. Remember you whisper into the person next to you after someone tells you something and boom it morphs into something else . What happen to Cornwell IV's crossovers ? I'm happy to see that a post fr... 
klipsch cornwall iv upgraded crossovers
When first purchased, I listening to them in a prepared showroom .They were in my price range and I liked  the sound. I didn't have hours to spend listening and comparing. And not all music made me yawn. I listen to mostly  rock and roll 60s to 70... 
klipsch cornwall iv upgraded crossovers
I looked into the upgraded crossovers . There's a store on ebay with good reviews. The problem was you had to take your crossovers out and ship them to him. He also had a long turnaround do to backlog of work. If I could have bought them outright,... 
klipsch cornwall iv upgraded crossovers
Sorry to chime in late wasn't able to post because my address wasn't on file. But I dampen my IV's a year ago. I used Dynamat 1/4 inch tape .The sound  improvement was clear and very obvious Warmer less squawking much easier to listen to I used to... 
McIntosh MA12000 is it worth upgrading to.
I have not heard the MA12000.There's not any high end Audio by me. Most of my equipment has been purchased by reviews. But the headroom or soundstage from my MC452 is huge. My room is 16' by 20' the stage is the whole back of the room My speakers ... 
McIntosh MA12000 is it worth upgrading to.
I don't understand why you would spent that much cash on a machine you only use as an power amp. My 452 is an amazing power amp would only upgrade to the 462  or a new 12000 for the tone controls and the Dac. And the added connections Is the Dac n... 
McIntosh MA12000 is it worth upgrading to.
McIntosh is offering to buy back your equipment at 75% of original MSP. until end of June.  
klipsch cornwall iv upgraded crossovers
Hey, a year later. I used sound deadening tape to sutile the sound of my Cornwall IVs. Look it up on You tube. Best thing  I ever did. Best speakers out there for under 10,000 There amazing. Every upgrade makes you WONDER They just get better.  
CD TRANSPORT THAT MAKES AN AUDIBLE DIFFERENCE
Yamaha SCD2100 cd/sacd. Built in dac amazing sound and soundstage, well built. Higher end transport.  
Upgrade to McIntosh
All Mac. amps are U.S. hand made in Binghamton,N.Y. Parts are probably made in china and places around the world. But thats with every stereo manufacturer. As for your post . I'm using MC70 tube preamp thats a reintroduced MC22. Power is a SS MC45...