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Excellent Solid State or Hybrid Monoblocks Recommendations
@wspohn  I agree with you, unless he's tired of the ever increasing cost of electricity. If so, the LSA Voyager Gan 350 is dual mono really good stock, but you can send to Ric @ EVS for mods  
Whats playing on your system today?
Tina Turner Private Dancer  
Help me pick a Dac
I was underwhelmed by the Stellar Dac/pre. I have a Audio Alchemy DDP-1 + PS 5 which is amazing. Absolute Sound did a great review. Do a search. One is FS on US Audiomart for $1100 hth  
Gallium Nitride GaN Class D Amplifiers
I have both a LSA Voyager 350 GaN amp and a EVS 1200 IcePower 1200AS1s. Both are dual mono in a single chassis. Both are excellent, and as good as any of the many amps I owned over the decades be they tube or SS. Sadly, the EVS is no longer made, ... 
What's in your CDP tonight? the minority report
Lorena McKinnet Book of Secrets  
Whats playing on your system today?
Lorena McKinnet Book of Secrets  
Moving into an apartment with wood joist floors - worried about neighbors hearing
Nearfield listening for evenings, active XO and/or headphones, small maggies + sub  
Whats playing on your system today?
ZZ Top Greatest Hits  
What's in your CDP tonight? the minority report
ZZ Top Greatest Hits  
DAC suggestions for a reasonably modest system
A Audio Alchemy DDP-1 (dac/pre)+ PS 5 outboard power supply is available on US Audiomart. I have owned this combo for several years. Terrific bargain. Great review in March 2016- I think. It allows you to eliminate a preamp  
“Center” of soundstage is left of center…
Lots of good comments. Could also be one speaker is slight forward of the other  
What's in your CDP tonight? the minority report
Jennifer Nettles Playing With Fire  
Which Vintage CD Player To Use As A Transport?
@lanx0003    I had a PD 65 for maybe 5 years, not always in my system, A few years back, it died. Parts not available  
Annoying newbie CD/SACD player question
 I didn't see your budget mentioned I have ~ 30 SACDs. I bought a Oppo 105 maybe 10 years ago specifically for them. I also had a Pioneer PD 65 for redbook, but it died. I replaced it with a Marantz HD CD-1, which also eventually died but before ... 
Seeking Budget CD Player Suggestions
Several years back I had a slightly modified (new chips) Pioneer PD 65 (inverted player) the only out was optical which wasn't very good