Responses from train9990

Two good subwoofers will definitely get you the bottom end your looking for and probably the cheapest option at this point. Upgrading the amp will definitely be expensive but if you really like the bottom end well thats what subwoofers do very wel... 
A different world
I'm not a vinyl guy myself but it sounds like we need a vinyl streaming service..  
RE: the question: ":Why do forum interactions become contentious". . .
Unfortunately a--holes are everywhere! My prayers for your health and enjoy your listening endeavors my friend! 
Aged components / service!?
Add it all up, certainly best to buy brand new with warranty and live with it forever.If your going to spend  it money on used anything then have it serviced well that could add up to a brand new piece 😏 I guess add it up whatever your willing to ... 
Biggest "bang for the buck" audio gear you have owned(in your history)?
Carver C9 Sonic Hologram Generator $299 in 1982...still using this device now with Magnepans. Absolutely turns 2 channel stereo image to a 3 dimensional Soundstage when speakers are placed as the manufacturer recommends. In all the years I have be... 
How much reality do you really need?
We'll let you know when we get there! 
Magnepan LRS- what amp should i consider? (sub $2,000)
I use a Crown XLS 2502 on my 1.7i and the sound is absolutely fine. I have other amps, A/B Rotel RB 1090 that works great also but get super hot if you play them long enough. Also have a Denon optical class A amp that works just wonderful with my ...