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Anyone herad the Audio Physic Avanti 111's?
I have listened to the Avanti III twice at a dealer while I am shopping for speaker upgrade. Its overall sound is very smooth. First thing I notice is the bass. It is fast, very fast. The drummers seem having a sugar rush or have drunk too much co... 
Speaker vs. Room Size
I recommand a pair of B&W NAUTILUS 805. It should be perfect for your room. You should be able to pick up a used pair for around $1000. 
is BAT good with non-BAT components?
I am using BAT VK-50SE with Theta Dreadnaught with great results. No problem whatsoever.There is nothing wrong with using all BATs. Everything they make is exceptional.