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Help with high end bookshelf speakers
@grislybutter Most likely it’s the same guy that removed his own post. Figure out who that is. Hint: starts with d ends in 3! BTW, I’m surprised he hasn’t had my post removed!  
Help with high end bookshelf speakers
@deep_333 BLAH, BLAH, BLAH  
Phono cartridge noises
You should call the company that owns that tower. You might need some kind of filter installed to eliminate the problem! https://article.murata.com/en-us/article/5ghz-wi-fi-interference-prevention    
Phono cartridge noises
"The room is wired for ethernet but as yet not connected I only have WiFi in use." It might be that WiFi is the culprit! Does it sound like this? https://www.bing.com/videos/riverview/relatedvideo?q=wifi+noise&mid=CAB8236C0F1AC38DBE1AC... 
Differences between Harbeth, Spendor, Graham, etc. ?
"as I suspected. I’d prefer to stick with SS." @stuartk FYI: Alan Shaw the owner and designer of Harbeth uses Hegel solid state at many of the HIFI shows. BTW, my friend runs solid state with his Harbeth M30s. Good luck with your search!  
Differences between Harbeth, Spendor, Graham, etc. ?
Tubes!  
Differences between Harbeth, Spendor, Graham, etc. ?
This dealer sells those 3 brands. Give him a call and I’m sure he will give you the lowdown on all 3. BTW, I have owned every Harbeth model minus the M40 (too big for my room). I am now using the HL5 and would never call them thin sounding. As a m... 
Need help with Klipschorns/Electronics and mother.
@daledeee1 How do you find 22 year old threads? Just curious!  
Best Preamp with Tape In and Tape Out Monitoring Capability
Van Alstine preamps have the tape monitor feature! https://avahifi.com/collections/preamplifiers    
Magnepan 3.7i amp pairing
Van Alstine should fit the bill! https://avahifi.com/    
Quandary
@mrdecibel Gave a great explanation of what I stated. The PV11 has way too much gain for that Pass amp. If you look at Pass preamps the gain is half (9db) of the PV11. The range of the volume control is useless if it is on the lower end of the dia... 
Help with high end bookshelf speakers
In that size room you should be lookin’ for a sealed or front ported type speaker. I have owned many stand mount speakers and I doubt that you would go wrong with my favorite the Harbeth P3 ESR with a good pair of 24"-28" stands. It is a LS3/5a (s... 
Quandary
If you have to turn the volume way down then it is a gain mismatch with the preamp that you are using!  
Quandary
@mrdecibel Ditto!  
Help with high end bookshelf speakers
Because you still haven’t mentioned your budget!