It's time for a Lightman karma. One time a year and only here....

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  • dkfreebirddkfreebird Posts: 1,034
    Congrats to the winners. Way to go Russ!
    2 Channel
    Polk 1.2tl's Fully modded with dreadnought.2.3tl's and 3.1tl's
    McCormack DNA 0.5 Deluxe
    Rogue Magnum 66
    Marantz HD-DAC 1
    Marantz UD 7007
    Pangea PC
    Wireworld Equinox 7 interconnects
    Wireworld Equinox 7 Speaker Cables and Jumpers
    Home theater
    Marantz SR 5009 Sunfire Signature 425x5-B&W Cdm1nt Cdm Center Channel-Rel Strata iii sub
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 17,460
    Thank You to Russ, and congrats to Pitdogg2. Looking forward to the trip. I wish I had more o say, and there are so many others to thank... God, my agent, and my wonderful crew at Amblin.

    In the immortal words of Sally Field...3c43dnqda1n2.jpg

    :D :D :D B) B) B) o:) o:) o:)

    Thanks guys, and again... Thanks Russ.
    The Gear... Carver "Statement" Mono-blocks, TriangleArt Reference SE with PS Audio NuWave Phono converter, Walker Precision Motor Drive, ClearAudio Stradivari 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, PS Audio PerfectWave DAC MkII, Krell Evolution 525a CD Player, Pioneer Elite SC-65, Oppo UDP-205 Blu-ray , Sony XBR70x850B 4k, Polk audio AB700/800 "in-wall" surrounds

  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 2,395
    lightman1 wrote: »
    Still gotta get the Rockford crew together.



  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 9,396
    halo wrote: »
    Congrats to the lucky winners! Way to go on the kick a$$ karma Russ!

    Thanks Victor. How's the move going, buddy?
  • daboyzdaboyz Posts: 4,596
    Congrats guys!!
    Parasound HCA1200 MKII, Parasound HCA-1205A, Oppo BDP-83SE, Marantz SR7008, Mitsubishi 65" DLP, Martin Logan Dynamo Sub, APC S10

    Mini HT - Samsung 46" 3D TV + 3D Blu ray player, HK AVR 254, Rti8's, Athena 12" sub
  • msgmsg Posts: 3,967
    In with 17!
  • msgmsg Posts: 3,967
    Crap. I missed it?!?
  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 9,396
    edited February 13
    msg wrote: »
    Crap. I missed it?!?
    msg wrote: »
    In with 17!

    Ya snooze, ya looze.....

  • BlueFoxBlueFox Posts: 9,875
    I was wondering why so many posts. Congratulations to the winners. Party on in TX.
    Bud

    Lumin S1
    Sony XA-5400ES SACD
    Pass XP-22 pre, X600.5 amps
    Magico S5 MKII Mcast Rose speakers, SPOD spikes

    Shunyata Triton v3/Typhon for source, Denali 2000 (2) for amps
    Shunyata Sigma XLR analog ICs, Sigma speaker cables
    Shunyata Sigma HC (2), Sigma Analog, Sigma Digital, Z Anaconda (3) power cables

    Mapleshade Samson V.3 four shelf solid maple rack, Micropoint brass footers
    Three 20 amp circuits.
  • msgmsg Posts: 3,967
    lightman1 wrote: »
    msg wrote: »
    Crap. I missed it?!?
    msg wrote: »
    In with 17!
    Ya snooze, ya looze.....
    Wasn't my fault, someone Boba Fetted me! I only just got thawed.

    Congrats you guys!
  • scubalabscubalab Posts: 2,216
    Contrats John and Ivan! Very cool karma Russ... one for the ages.
  • polk500polk500 Posts: 1,180
    Congrats on the win John and super cool of you Russ.

    Cheers
    Roger
  • ZLTFULZLTFUL Posts: 4,400
    In with 19!
    "Some people find it easier to be conceited rather than correct."

    "Unwad those panties and have a good time man. We're all here to help each other, no matter how it might appear." DSkip
    2 Channel: Silverline Audio Sonatina MKI, Monitor 5 Series II, DIY Seas based bookies
    LR 2 Channel: LSi7, DSW-MP2000
    HT: JTR Triple 8 LCRs, DIYSG Volt 8LX Surrounds, DIYSG Volt 6LX Atmos, 6 SI HT-18D2 Subs
    Guest BR 2 Channel: Swans D1080MKII
    Deck: Pyle BT Speaker pair with upgraded woofers
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 17,460
    lightman1 wrote: »
    I bought a BIG barrel of Wesson oil...... B)
    The Gear... Carver "Statement" Mono-blocks, TriangleArt Reference SE with PS Audio NuWave Phono converter, Walker Precision Motor Drive, ClearAudio Stradivari 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, PS Audio PerfectWave DAC MkII, Krell Evolution 525a CD Player, Pioneer Elite SC-65, Oppo UDP-205 Blu-ray , Sony XBR70x850B 4k, Polk audio AB700/800 "in-wall" surrounds

  • This was one heck of a kharma.
    You know, I don't care what anybody says, The Lightman (pat.pending) is one classy broad !
    MrBigBlueLight
    Here to pick your brain & steal your cookies
    Shifting to Plan B+
  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 2,395
    $1.37
  • la2vegasla2vegas Posts: 2,388
    Forget the airfare, John will get there faster aboard the rocket ship that he'll soon take delivery of. >:)

    Hey giveaway boy are you personally going to escort John to the Lone Star state?
    If you do, no Mile High Club details are necessary.
    2.3TL, 3.1TL, SDA 2B, SDA II, 7B, 7C, 7 series 2, 10B, 5JR+, 5JR, 5A, 4.5, 4, RTA 11T X2 pairs, RTA 8T, LSI9, LSI7, RTI A7, RTI A3, CSI A4, CSI A6, F/XI A4, RTI4. That's all for now.
  • nbrowsernbrowser Posts: 7,912
    ZLTFUL wrote: »
    In with 19!

    That's a nice cribbage hand...just sayin...19 wins a lot...


    :)
    Living room: Samsung UN55KU7000 4K UHD HDR 55 inch TV, Marantz CD6004, Pro-Ject Debut Carbon, Parasound zPhono, Mac Mini, Oppo BDP-93, XBox One S 2Tb, Kenwood DPX792BH car deck for radio purposes, Marantz SR5010 AVR, Parasound HCA-1200II, Front SDA 2 modded with Larrys Rings and RD0-194-1 tweeters, Rear Onkyo SKF-4800 Towers, Center CSiA6, BOOM Tannoy TS2.12 Sub, Audioquest Evergreen interconnects just about everywhere except from AVR to amp, MIT Terminator 4, MIT AVT3 speaker cables with extra terminals covered up Monitor 5 Jr+ in the wings for a center channel.
  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 9,516
    Ivan use that money and get yourself a plane ticket down here too
    2-channel: Modwright KWI-200 Integrated, Dynaudio C1-II Signatures, Simaudio 780D DAC
    Desktop rig: LSi7, Polk 110sub, Dayens Ampino amp, W4S DAC/pre, Sonos, JRiver
    Gear on standby: Melody 101 tube pre, Modwright LS100, Unison Research Simply Italy Integrated
    Gone to new homes: (Matt Polk's)Threshold Stasis SA12e monoblocks, Pass XA30.5 amp, Usher MD2 speakers, Dynaudio C4 platinum speakers
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 28,935
    lightman1 wrote: »
    I bought a BIG barrel of Wesson oil...... B)

    Dang it, and I had just bought a Twister game in anticipation.

    Congrats to the winners.
    HT SYSTEM-
    Pioneer elite vhx 21
    Sony BRP
    Tad bookies
    Polk 500 surrounds
    Polk s35 center
    SVS SB-2000
    Sonos

    Music-

    Joule la-100 pre
    B&k 1403 amp
    Cary xciter dac
    Cullen modded Sonos
    ERA D5 bookies

    Cables-
    Acoustic zen Satori speaker cables
    Analysis plus crystal oval ic's
    Wireworld eclipse 7 ic's
    Audio metallurgy ga-o digital cable
  • headrottheadrott Posts: 5,245
    Congratulations to both the winners, (even though they don't deserve it).
    Relayer-Big-O-Poster.jpg
    Taken from a recent Audioholics reply regarding "Club Polk" and Polk speakers:

    "I'm yet to hear a Polk speaker that merits more than a sentence and 60 seconds discussion." :\

    "Green leaves reveal the heart spoken Khatru"- Jon Anderson

    "Have A Little Faith! And Everything You'll Face, Will Jump From Out Right On Into Place! Yeah! Take A Little Time! And Everything You'll Find, Will Move From Gloom Right On Into Shine!"- Arthur Lee
  • westmassguywestmassguy Posts: 5,998
    Congrats to both. Well done Russ!
    Home Theater/2 Channel:
    Front: SDA-2ATL forum.polkaudio.com/discussion/143984/my-2as-finally-finished-almost/p1
    Center: Custom Built forum.polkaudio.com/discussion/150760/my-center-channel-project/p1
    Surrounds & Rears: Custom Built forum.polkaudio.com/discussion/151647/my-surround-project/p1
    Sonicaps, Mills, RDO-194s-198s, Dynamat, Hurricane Nuts, Blackhole5
    Pioneer Elite VSX-72TXV, Carver PM-600, SVS PB2-Plus Subwoofer
    Cables: Speaker: Furez 10/2 with GLS Locking Banana Plugs
    Interconnect: Furez 10/2 with SpeakONs
    ICs: Custom Furez by Douglas Connections
    Den:
    Bose 901 Series II Continentals Restored, Re-Built Equalizer with Elna Silmic IIs, Sonicaps, and Silver Mica Caps
    Carver CT-3 Pre, Carver C-500

    dhsspeakerservice.com/
    Now Carrying Gimpod's Custom SDA Circuit Boards

    "And keep her under 70, would you, huh? Betty likes a slow ride"
  • trav0810trav0810 Posts: 905
    Congrats Guys!
    The difference between genius and stupidity is; genius has its limits.” -Albert Einstein

    Sony Playstation 3 for CD and Streaming
    Thorens TD320
    Modified Carver C-1
    Carver TFM 42 and 45 Amplifiers
    Polk RTA15TL Speakers w/Decato mods
    White Lightning Moonshine DIY Speaker Cables and Interconnects
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 28,935
    Now that we know Ivan has some new found cash in his pocket, guess who's buying drinks at Axpona ? :)
    HT SYSTEM-
    Pioneer elite vhx 21
    Sony BRP
    Tad bookies
    Polk 500 surrounds
    Polk s35 center
    SVS SB-2000
    Sonos

    Music-

    Joule la-100 pre
    B&k 1403 amp
    Cary xciter dac
    Cullen modded Sonos
    ERA D5 bookies

    Cables-
    Acoustic zen Satori speaker cables
    Analysis plus crystal oval ic's
    Wireworld eclipse 7 ic's
    Audio metallurgy ga-o digital cable
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 9,665
    tonyb wrote: »
    Now that we know Ivan has some new found cash in his pocket, guess who's buying drinks at Axpona ? :)

    You'd make a good wife.....
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 17,355
    So many folks will sleep better, and safer, tonight...

    :|
    "It's like watching a roomful of people who couldn't get through college algebra discussing the flaws of quantum physics theory. I guess it could be fun, but it's ultimately a waste of time." -- seen on audiokarma

    "Some amps run on self bias, some amps run on fixed bias. But his amps run on confirmation bias." -- seen on audioasylum

    "Writing about hifi is like dancing about architecture" -- paraphrasing some wag (possibly Frank Zappa)
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 28,935
    pitdogg2 wrote: »
    tonyb wrote: »
    Now that we know Ivan has some new found cash in his pocket, guess who's buying drinks at Axpona ? :)

    You'd make a good wife.....

    Don't know about that pal...your the one with earrings. :p
    HT SYSTEM-
    Pioneer elite vhx 21
    Sony BRP
    Tad bookies
    Polk 500 surrounds
    Polk s35 center
    SVS SB-2000
    Sonos

    Music-

    Joule la-100 pre
    B&k 1403 amp
    Cary xciter dac
    Cullen modded Sonos
    ERA D5 bookies

    Cables-
    Acoustic zen Satori speaker cables
    Analysis plus crystal oval ic's
    Wireworld eclipse 7 ic's
    Audio metallurgy ga-o digital cable
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 28,935
    I think the fix was in, after I bought a Twister game, sent Russ some dead squirrels in the mail, I got squat.

    Oh well, next time I'll have to up the offer to Possums. :) Maybe throw in a quick recipe book too for road kill.
    HT SYSTEM-
    Pioneer elite vhx 21
    Sony BRP
    Tad bookies
    Polk 500 surrounds
    Polk s35 center
    SVS SB-2000
    Sonos

    Music-

    Joule la-100 pre
    B&k 1403 amp
    Cary xciter dac
    Cullen modded Sonos
    ERA D5 bookies

    Cables-
    Acoustic zen Satori speaker cables
    Analysis plus crystal oval ic's
    Wireworld eclipse 7 ic's
    Audio metallurgy ga-o digital cable
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