Finally added some bling to the TriangleArt SE...

After enjoying this table for a year, I decided to take it apart and clean it up. I sent the entire table out to be nickel plated rather than chrome because I like the slightly darker look over that of chrome. After plating, the top surface of the plinth was painted Nero, which is a Ferrari factory black. Just put it all back together tonight...t5vf7i9mcr9e.jpg
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The Gear... Carver "Statement" Mono-blocks, TriangleArt Reference SE with Walker Precision Motor Drive with ClearAudio Titanium v2 cartridge and Origin Conquerer Mk3c tonearm, Polk Audio "Signature" Reference Series 1.2TL with complete mods, Pass Labs X1 two channel preamplifier Signed by Poppa himself, Pioneer PDD 9MkII SACD Player, Pass Labs Xono twin chassis phono preamplifier, Pioneer Elite SC-65, Oppo BDP-95 Bluray, Sony XBR70x850B 4k, Polk audio AB700/800 "in-wall" surrounds


Men are like a very fine wine. They start off as grapes, and it takes the love of a Woman to stomp the crap out of them in order to make them something modestly acceptable to have dinner with...

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  • DSkipDSkip Posts: 13,202
    You forgot the selfie. Here you go.

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  • ThortonThorton Posts: 936
    Wowsa! That looks great. Love the nickel finish.
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  • soundfreak1soundfreak1 Posts: 2,628
    DSkip wrote: »
    You forgot the selfie. Here you go.

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  • ZLTFULZLTFUL Posts: 4,031
    I want to do naughty things to your TT John.
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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 7,060
    What no racing stripes or flames? Where's the headers? :p o:)
  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 8,331
    ZLTFUL wrote: »
    I want to do naughty things to your TT John.

    The old goober rub trick.
    Ryan likes to drunk text.

    TT is looking schweet, John.....
  • msgmsg Posts: 3,143
    Not shiny enough.

    Seriously John, guh-hohr-jus.
    Does it play records too?

    Do you have a house policy yet on Little Fingers? All I know is my brother and I absolutely wrecked my Dad's very modest Technics SL-B2 over the years in the old days. All accidentally. I wonder if this will see the same scratching experimentation with Michael Jackson's Thriller and a Puff The Magic Dragon yard sale find.
  • DawgfishDawgfish Posts: 2,468
    Wow that is beautiful! I see you got an outer ring. They really make a big difference. Would love to hear your rig one day!
  • machonemachone Posts: 765
    Nice!
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  • soundfreak1soundfreak1 Posts: 2,628
    Rick88 wrote: »
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    DAMN if that don't say it all!
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    AQ kingcobra ic's
    YAMMY cdp
    Lehmann audio black cube SE phono pre, Audioquest phono wire (ITA1/1)
    Denon DP-1200 TT. AToc9ML MC cart.
    Monster HTS 3600 power conditioner
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  • NightfallNightfall Posts: 6,911
    Added bling? The table was bling from the factory.
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  • EndersShadowEndersShadow Posts: 14,456
    I'm surprised it's not Vikings purple or black and gold for boilermakers lol
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  • vmaxervmaxer Posts: 3,879
    Looks awesome.
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  • warrenwarren Posts: 490
    DAMN if that don't say it all! Yep it sure do...
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    you're going to have headaches."
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  • WillowWillow Posts: 8,690
    Wow.... Ferrari has connections if it has black paint.


    As others have stated, beautiful table.
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  • mdaudioguymdaudioguy Posts: 3,943
    That looks amazing. I only wish I knew what I was looking at! ;) Seriously, the photos are probably deceptive, since that black is so glossy and everything is so reflective. I bet it looks even better in person.
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  • tophatjohnnytophatjohnny Posts: 1,913
    Vinyl isn't my thing but hard not to love the look of that bad boy. Wow!!
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  • stones89stones89 Posts: 196
    Nice John! Bet she sounds sweet too.
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  • Mike ReeterMike Reeter Posts: 3,036
    edited May 29
    Beautiful Table, it is truly a piece of "Art".
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  • 1976doc1976doc Posts: 276
    Looks like something that goes in the cabinets next to my pots and pans..
    My first thought was "wonder what he's cooking with that"
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 16,075
    Willow wrote: »
    Wow.... Ferrari has connections if it has black paint.


    As others have stated, beautiful table.

    The color is called Nero, and even though it looks black, it is only close. Even Ferrari can't acquire black paint
    The Gear... Carver "Statement" Mono-blocks, TriangleArt Reference SE with Walker Precision Motor Drive with ClearAudio Titanium v2 cartridge and Origin Conquerer Mk3c tonearm, Polk Audio "Signature" Reference Series 1.2TL with complete mods, Pass Labs X1 two channel preamplifier Signed by Poppa himself, Pioneer PDD 9MkII SACD Player, Pass Labs Xono twin chassis phono preamplifier, Pioneer Elite SC-65, Oppo BDP-95 Bluray, Sony XBR70x850B 4k, Polk audio AB700/800 "in-wall" surrounds


    Men are like a very fine wine. They start off as grapes, and it takes the love of a Woman to stomp the crap out of them in order to make them something modestly acceptable to have dinner with...
  • WillowWillow Posts: 8,690
    Willow wrote: »
    Wow.... Ferrari has connections if it has black paint.


    As others have stated, beautiful table.

    The color is called Nero, and even though it looks black, it is only close. Even Ferrari can't acquire black paint

    Makes complete sense, I knew it was too good to be true.
    Not trying to by a smart a$$ but do you find it has changed the sound at all? I'm talking about all the bling you added. seeing as one would think it might have made it slightly heavier.
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 16,075
    edited May 29
    There does seem to be a little more sparkle without being too bright.
    The Gear... Carver "Statement" Mono-blocks, TriangleArt Reference SE with Walker Precision Motor Drive with ClearAudio Titanium v2 cartridge and Origin Conquerer Mk3c tonearm, Polk Audio "Signature" Reference Series 1.2TL with complete mods, Pass Labs X1 two channel preamplifier Signed by Poppa himself, Pioneer PDD 9MkII SACD Player, Pass Labs Xono twin chassis phono preamplifier, Pioneer Elite SC-65, Oppo BDP-95 Bluray, Sony XBR70x850B 4k, Polk audio AB700/800 "in-wall" surrounds


    Men are like a very fine wine. They start off as grapes, and it takes the love of a Woman to stomp the crap out of them in order to make them something modestly acceptable to have dinner with...
  • vcwatkinsvcwatkins Posts: 1,592
    Gorgeous finish choices. Well done.
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  • doctor rdoctor r Posts: 772
    Beautiful job.
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  • mrbigbluelightmrbigbluelight Posts: 7,087
    I should have put on a lobster bib before viewing those pics.
    Veeerrrrrrry nice !
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  • kharp1kharp1 Posts: 1,244
    Incredible! Those are works of art to me.
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