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I need some high quality Printed Circuit Boards Made (DYNACO ST-70)
Here's a link NR's pic/source (they can be ordered without parts).   https://www.dynakitparts.com/product-category/dynakit-products/pc-boards/   DeKay  
Looking for RCA cables from preamp to amp?
On the cheap Kimber PBJ used to be a top choice, but that was years ago.   DeKay  
Looking for RCA cables from preamp to amp?
Zuesman: Neotech has a less expensive (3001 based) interconnect I read about, but I was unable to find a stateside vendor. 100cm would (obviously) be 1 meter - don't know the current exchange rate but the price would be less VAT if shipped to th... 
I need some high quality Printed Circuit Boards Made (DYNACO ST-70)
I Googled "custom circuit boards silver". https://www.thomasnet.com/suppliers/usa/silver-through-hole-printed-circuit-boards-pcb-96079991   DeKay  
Best 12AU7?
If you are using this in the buffer stage you recently posted about I would not drop a lot of coin into tube rolling. Maybe try an RCA clear top as they are clean sounding and cheap as chips to see if it makes much of a difference. I use expensi... 
CAL alpha dac resistor values
The 18/48 version uses Cirrus Logic Crystal CS4328-KP 18-Bit Stereo D/A Converter (per a blog @ Twittering Machines). I could not come up with the converter used in the 24/96 version.   DeKay  
CAL alpha dac resistor values
There were 18 and 24 bit versions. I think that your pic is the 18, but not certain. If you can make out the processing chips that would be definitive.   DeKay  
CAL alpha dac resistor values
Sorry, I could not find a schematic and since my eyesight is not that great it's difficult for me to even make out the numbers. I've used the Alpha and the less expensive model (Sigma?) in the past. Still running an Icon MkII.   DeKay    
CAL alpha dac resistor values
Can you make them out in this pic (click on pic to enlarge)?   DeKay  
Is The Audio Asylum Down?
Hope so - for GOOD.  
What does the gold star mean on this listing for the LSA amp?
Go West Young Man?   DeKay  
Food: what does the typical audiophile eat?
cdc: When I was in college there was a fad of consuming a tablespoon of ground nutmeg which was said to cause auditory anomalies (this may be related to the curry thing).   DeKay    
Food: what does the typical audiophile eat?
Now that you mentioned it please check your Spam for Mucus (I’m conducting a survey).   Thanks, DeKay  
Best way to offload currently inoperative Conrad Johnson MV60?
Very confusing. This pic from an expired A'Gon ad shows but a single fuse accessible from the back panel (located just below the IEC power receptacle).   DeKay    
Best way to offload currently inoperative Conrad Johnson MV60?
I just found the MV60 manual in PDF form. As I read it the plate fuses are accessible from the back of the unit. Anyway, if it functions properly with a new fuse the resale value is gobs more.     DeKay