Responses from gregm

exploring DACs
Am I barking up the wrong tree if I preferred the sound of the Delta Sigma DAC in the Chord? Or is there some flavor of r2r that I might like? The simple answer is no or, I doubt it. I had a MSB Select II (ladder) and loved it, but ultimately ... 
Agree with the above. Any speaker you like with 90+ sensitivity would do fine. The MBLs are not among these Given the voicing of the amp, I would go for speakers with a flat and extended high frequency. One "point source" type of speaker I woul... 
People complain about lack of bass, not enough mid range. Solution?
Try optimising speaker placement. Then, try some room treatment (diffusers, absorbers, etc) - As other have noted above, you might find the bass magically appears! Following the above you may wish to bi-amp -- or not, as it were. OTOH, if you li... 
If you have a nice system why do you really need room treatments?
Hi - I assume you are not out to take the mickey out of the rest of us so, It’s about a really nice system in a room and you should be able to discern the qualities of a really nice system in room. in order to do that, you have to hear the qua... 
Heavy speakers: How to be able to reposition?
One way is to place them on a small mat or carpet. The you slide the mat /rug/ carpet.  
Audiophile Gershwin Recordings
Thanks bringing it to our attention  
Swiss Options - Piega & Stenheim
Hi @qwaszxxx  Firstly, has anyone found themselves in this same position and compared these two models themselves? Unfortunately, no, but I have listened to them separately in show conditions. While I found the Piega clear, with a good dynamic... 
Help . . . I’m dumber than my active speakers!
I'd take Martijn up on that offer above!  
You tube hifi influencers. Love them or hate them?
You tube hifi influencers. Love them or hate them? How about, "ignore them"?  
Classical Record Collection Needs New Home
Hi @laufeyjarson  It's kind of you to offer. You could also post on another forum where many members have analogue rigs, including some setup for mono & 78rpm  
Help . . . I’m dumber than my active speakers!
It is strange that in your room the Yvettes outperform the D&Ds. Definitely try what @erik_squires suggests aboveand also try feeding them the same signal that goes into the parasounds.  
Technics SL-1200GAE or VPI HW-40 or …?
Of your two choices I'd choose a third one: Technics SL1200G. Following that, I might spend a bit extra money on upgrading the arm cable (maybe...).  
Battle of the Open Baffles
For outstanding OB performance look up -- better still, listen to -- Linkwitz' LX521 S. Linkwitz (RIP) was one of the legendary engineers in the audio sector (think of the Linkwitz-Riley xover, for example)  
Revel Salon2s: Seeking Advice
You'd have to listen to the Salons (driven correctly) - all you'll get here is subjective opinion... Here's mine based on previous experience: you'll probably find that the Kanta have more pronounced highs than the Salons (Kanta are designed to b... 
Recommendation for speaker cable to use with Magico speakers
If you find them lacking extension in the bass Mogami. Hi - which model do you use? Regards