Responses from jdub39

Adding a dedicated Preamp and Hi Res Streamer
Simaudio Moon 390 may fit the bill nicely. I was in the same boat a few months back and had the JC2 bp as my first choice there was a good chance the moon 390 would've landed in my setup but I had already purchased an Marantz 30n sacd that would h... 
Keeping your components Dust Free
I use air purifiers through out the house along with an merv 13 filter for the whole house fan. I dust my gear once a week and vacuum twice a week. Not only does the routine keep the gear clean on the inside but also in return gives my allergies a... 
Move from Parasound A23 to A21/A21+ or Something Else?
The Jc5 will take some time to settle, I hold by my advice . Prepare yourself! When it starts filling in and going beyond borders previously limited don't say I didn't tell you so.  
Move from Parasound A23 to A21/A21+ or Something Else?
Congrats on the Jc5 @mrteeves  Yes the grain will go away all I can say is prepare yourself. @2psyop  Nice recommendation on the Musical Fidelity, I'm using the Musical Fidelity Ms8 preamp with my Jc5 and oh my!  
A warm natural sounding preamp
Also consider the Musical Fidelity Ms8 preamp I'm seriously enjoying mine and it has the feature set you listed.  
Results with Shunyata Venom Defender
I'm glad this topic came up as I tried the Defender on the new setup I'm running and must eat crow! Sounds good ! So good it's staying there as no ill effects are noticed and bass digs deeper with better articulation and all the other benefits it ... 
Looking for advice re: amps for Dynaudio Contour 20i
I would put the Parasound halo Jc5 on my short list.  
Replacing Parasound A52+ With Anthem MCA 525 Gen2?
Option 2  
Was my friend given misinformation.
@dynguy Way to tell it like it is! It’s post like some of those above that make see what others think about Audiophiles and count myself as one of them. Having just recently fully separating my 2/ch from my HT setup with a dedicated 2/ch preamp... 
What do you use to keep high gloss speakers clean?
+1 on the Gerlitz it's amazing stuff!  
Was my friend given misinformation.
Wow guys and gals! Have any of you even heard this combo he got? I installed that same avr for my brother in law with a pair of Martin logan Motion 60x and it sounded very good. I'll go out on a limb here and bet he's not slumbing it with his music.  
Results with Shunyata Venom Defender
I have 3 plug  in devices currently in my set-up, I use the Defender with the line that feeds my subs. I use an Isotek Isoplug on my 4 gang with an AQ Edison and Furutech ncf outlet , reason for this particular configuration is exactly as you desc... 
Single vs Dual Power Transformers
@watchdog005  That may very well be true but if the transformers are large enough (oversized for the application) to begin with, then problem solved.  
Classical Music for Aficionados
Panels on the ceiling
You only need to do the first reflection points on the ceiling, I went with 3 GIK 244 spaced 8inches apart using the cloud brackets the have available.