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All New Magico A5 Loudspeakers // Biggest "BANG" For Your BUCK On The Market ?!
Currently driving my A5's with a Luxman M900U amp ( 150 watts/side @ 8 ohms, 300 watts per side @ 4 ohms ). This combo is offering me audio bliss. The speakers simply vanish. 
Any experience w/ Vienna Mahler ?
When set up correctly, I have found the imaging, soundstage depth & width, to be up there with the best.It is important to use a high quality, powerful Amp so as to better control the Woofers. I listen to the Mahlers in the nearfield and am ve... 
mark levinson 23.5 or Ayre V5? That's the problem
I am currently driving a pair of Mahlers with a Plinius SA250MKIV AMP with marvelous results.... 
Speaker cable for SF electa amator
Nirvana is the way to go.I've tried many of the popular brands and found them lacking. The Nirvana's are very transparant and should be used with high quality amplification. 
Sonus Faber Electa Amator II
The EAII's can really sing if driven by a high resolution, high powered amp. I am currently driving a pair with a Plinius SA-250-MK-IV with very satisfying results..In the right room, the EAII's can offer suprising Bass,I estimate that in my room ... 
Amplifier match for Sonus Faber Extremas
Try the Plinius SA250-mkIV, this Amp has great synergy with Sonus Faber speakers and all the power you will ever need 
Best and Worst customer service?
Sumiko is the worst. How they stay in business is a wonder to me. 
BATVK500 in Plinius league?
You need to audition the Plinius SA250_mkIV. It delivers the current your Apogee's demand. While the BAT Power amp products are fine, to my ear they are not quite as musical and do not take control of a speaker like the Plinius Amp when run in cla... 
Nirvana Interconnects and Speaker Cables
I've had great results with their S-L speaker cables, in my system the sound produced with the Nirvana product is head and shoulders above the Cardas Nuetral reference, Discovery & Tara cables that I had auditioned. 
Amp for Sonus Faber GP?
Any of the Plinius amps have a tremendous synergy with Sonus Faber speakers. I am currently driving a pair of Electa Amatour II's with a Plinius SA250-mkIV and producing great music... 
Comments Sonus Faber Electa Amator's II
I own a pair of Electa Amatour II's and find them to be outstanding...exceptional midrange and enough Bass to satisfy most, while i agree with the the Jman that Sonus Faber has replaced the tweeter in the II's with a less expensive tweeter than in...