My two amps worth:
Records: Lots of british 12" EP, single and LP imports from the 80s and 90s, with some jazz -- davis, brubeck, coleman, 60s samba-jazz
System (open for pic)
Turntable - Systemdek IIX with systemdek arm and...
Originally Posted by rpatrick
Thanks Artisan Fan.
Kronik, I love the speakers, though admittedly, I didn't audition any others really. Just read up on them and found a lot of good things said about the line...
Originally Posted by kronik
I'm considering the Audience line or the Focus line for a primarily home theatre application with some musical use. Most likely, 5.1 with a SVS sub.. not sure yet on the power plant /...
Wow, can't compete with your VPI. Beautiful.
That's actually half the LP collection. Total of only about 350 - 400 or so. But to me their gold.
I bought my gear -- except speakers -- in the used dept of a high-end...
I have some -- or one, can't remember -- catalogue(s) from Beams/Ray Beams. Just BEAU-tiful stuff from all over the world.
That was when the yen was 240=$1 CAD=$1.40US, ca. 1992. YIKES.
Remember seeing some very cool ties there,...
1985 Honda Civic Hatchback - Victoria Red (dark orange metallic) 5spd
God I loved that car, haha. So light, simple, agile and beautifully designed. It even had a choke, fer chrissakes. That body style 1984-87, is the nicest Civic...
Originally Posted by matadorpoeta
german is such an ugly language.
Actually, it's one of the most closely related languages to English. Not that I think English is a beautiful language either.
Hey, we own that!
By "we" I mean the National Gallery in Ottawa.
Oh I remember the HUGE kerfuffle when it paid something like $2 million for it about 15 years ago. Don't suppose it's worth a little more now?
I like it...
I'm just making one small point DarkNWorns. No need to condescend, but I'll bite (again).
Performance wise, we're talking about value for money, and not all-out performance, I'm not sure which cars other than Ferraris and 911s, whose...