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Looking for a CD / SACD player. Also, tell me about Esoteric
I have been reading old reviews, the number of available SACD players dwindling over time.The Luxmans, the Esoterics, the Audionets, and Yamakas and Marantz players seem to be well regarded.   Anyone have any Luxman vs Esoteric personal experien... 
Looking for a CD / SACD player. Also, tell me about Esoteric
Thanks for the info people! Keep it coming!    
Looking for a CD / SACD player. Also, tell me about Esoteric
Please correct me if I’m wrong-  no more Oppo, no more Sony, etc as to getting a more or less cheap transport and using a nice D/A converter?      
Looking for a CD / SACD player. Also, tell me about Esoteric
Good suggestions and I appreciate the comments.  Not to derail, but if I knew that I could get parts, the Sony 5400 would be my pick.  
Re-wiring the listening room: Questions
Nagel- I didn't know cryo-d romex was a choice, and thanks for the "aftermarket" cable suggestions!!!  
Re-wiring the listening room: Questions
Thank you so much everyone, some great information and experience here. I appreciate it!!  
Re-wiring the listening room: Questions
Cool, and great suggestion guys.   For the 9:00 position, do I put two outlets there, so a total of 4 receptacles?  
Need recco for someone to solder tonearm cable clips
Thanks for the info, guys.  I'd emailed a couple of other potential service providers prior to posting.   A bit more info:  The tonearm is Michell TecnoArm, which came with a thin silver litz cable, apparently run straight through to the interco... 
Bi-Amping: How can I determine relative output?
Erik-   Thanks.  I'm literally, multimeter illiterate.  "Volts AC" is what I needed.   Thank you!!  
Bi-Amping: How can I determine relative output?
Thanks everyone.  Those are some great suggestions and information. for those more electronically endowed, how would I measure as Erik suggested- what’s the pretty picture look like?  
Bi-Amping: How can I determine relative output?
SS Amp has a right and left gain controls.  Using the Fluke, is it possible to measure at the speaker outputs (if so what would I be measuring) in order to get the right/left levels the same?     A little background- the tube amps are plenty for ... 
Question Regarding New Item Damaged in Shipping
A few additional facts:   The invoice contains a line item for shipping.  Shipping insurance was purchased, according to the seller The seller and I discussed alternatives for shipping.  I made it clear that I was using the Seller or makers shi... 
Questions RE JBL 4367: Ability, Room and Power
bump 
Cayin A-300P or 300B Integrateds: Anyone?
anyone? 
Cayin A-300P or 300B Integrateds: Anyone?
It's a shame, it is a great sounding Amp.