tomcarr

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Subwoofer Suggestions
I think  you'll get better results with two subs, not just one. You might be able to do that if you buy used. Two subs, each one beside each main speaker, worked wonders for my system.  
Time heals all wounds?
I have read it is beneficial to turn off and unplug CD players once a month for a minute then power back up. Supposed to help same as it helps computers.  
Audiophilism is a hobby
Music lovers use gear to listen to music. Audiophiles use music to listen to their gear. I'll admit I'm guilty of being the latter.  
5 steps in developing hearing
PRaT- Pace, Rhythm and Timing  
Need help choosing my first amp for my first speakers
Glad to hear your system is up and running and you're enjoying it! My journey started 49 years ago and I'm happier now  more than ever. Hope yours does too.  
What's in your CDP tonight? the minority report
Buffalo Springfield Buddy Holly The Cars Steely Dan   
What's in your CDP tonight? the minority report
Eric Clapton Chronicles  
Upgrade Nakamichi PA 7All power amp with mono blocks
Get the M700s. I've got the M1200s. Best sounding amps I've owned. Clarity, soundstage, imaging, timbres, top-to-bottom cohesiveness. Effortless power.   
Looking for 200 watt Amp to drive Dynaudio Heritage speakers
PS Audio S300. 140W/ch/8 ohms 300W/ch/4 ohms Class D- not heavy!  
Amp — Leave on or turn off
I have the PS Audio S300 stereo amp and the M1200 monoblocks and was wondering the same thing. Just left a message at PS Audio. Curious to hear what they say.  
What's in your CDP tonight? the minority report
The Clash The Who The Cure Depeche Mode The Cult Wang Chung INXS Duran Duran  
Best subwoofer under 2K?
Very happy with my pair of JL Audio. $1400/ea. Got on sale for $999/ea.  
She loves me she loves me not!
I remove them when listening. I replace them when I'm finished.  
Looking to upgrade from Paradigm Studio 60v5
Monitor Audio will sound great with your gear.  
Marantz SACD 30n vs ND8006 / CD50n
"Being an older player, I would like a new player with more detail without being too analytical and which does not have a less pronounced bass than mine." I can highly recommend the Luxman D-03X. Sounds fabulous, and the "invert phase" button is...