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  • polrbehr wrote: » your new avatar pic is an appropriate expression for how you feel about this Forum, eh? Nope, not at all. I quite like some in here, and like the forum, but merely feel some sadness and frustration, maybe the same some…
  • heiney9 wrote: » My point was with the jello analogy, why is it up to me to prove to you why something is preferred based on my own subjective interpretation. How is my preference (and proof of) somehow tied to your enjoyment or ability to discer…
  • heiney9 wrote: » Here's a good analogy. I eat grape jello and cherry jello. I like both, but grape is more satisfying to me and my tastes. K_M comes along and asks me to prove to her grape tastes better, she can't just rely on my individual…
  • BlueFox wrote: » This is all Clipdat's fault. He installed a Shunyata Venom power cable on his CD player, and was amazed at the improvement he heard. Just wait until this new cable settles into its new home, and he puts the cables on his other g…
  • [/quote] My why bother attitude, is based on no one being able to step up and "Show" what they claim. I see you said YES to what I asked Tony. [/quote] I posted evidence from a reputable electrical engineer and musician, several posts back…
  • heiney9 wrote: » K_M wrote: » Tony M wrote: » Clipdat wrote: » It doesn't make any logical sense in my mind in regards to how a power cable could make this much of an improvement in stereo imaging. But wow. Crazy. I just found t…
  • tonyb wrote: » FestYboy wrote: » Is there any documented measured difference? I've see other threads asking this question and have even asked myself, and I can't recall ever seeing documentation showing an acoustic difference. I know in car a…
  • nbrowser wrote: » Under a hundred US, delivers the decent stuff...primarily made in the US to boot! Worth a check out. http://www.schiit.com/products/modi-2 https://www.audiosciencereview.com/forum/index.php?threads/budget-dac-review-sch…
  • Some good reviews on this site https://www.audiosciencereview.com/forum/index.php?threads/master-index-for-audio-hardware-reviews.2079/
  • afterburnt wrote: » K_M wrote: » MrBuhl wrote: » I would point out again, if it's pointless to argue, why are you arguing? People hear what they hear - I don't understand trying to convince them otherwise. My point, I will make i…
  • Tony M wrote: » K_M wrote: » Tony M wrote: » When VERY intelligent people say they hear an improvement from upgrading to a more beefier or fancy wire design power cable, they 99.99% probably have. The only way to change someones' mind,…
  • Tony M wrote: » Clipdat wrote: » It doesn't make any logical sense in my mind in regards to how a power cable could make this much of an improvement in stereo imaging. But wow. Crazy. I just found this AWSOME chat on Stereophile about D…
  • afterburnt wrote: » K_M wrote: » DSkip wrote: » Sometimes 'proof' isn't necessary. Do you think the sun will appear again tomorrow? Sure you do. There is no proof that it is going to - you simply can't prove it. However, with deductive…
  • Tony M wrote: » When VERY intelligent people say they hear an improvement from upgrading to a more beefier or fancy wire design power cable, they 99.99% probably have. The only way to change someones' mind, or not, is for them to experience th…
  • DSkip wrote: » Sometimes 'proof' isn't necessary. Do you think the sun will appear again tomorrow? Sure you do. There is no proof that it is going to - you simply can't prove it. However, with deductive reasoning, our expectation is that it wi…
  • DSkip wrote: » Not sure where there was an argument in this thread K_M? This was a discussion about merits until you threw your 2 cents in. Ya know you are probably mostly right. I agree, but I was referring to "In General" in audio forums…
  • halo wrote: » K_M wrote: » MrBuhl wrote: » I would point out again, if it's pointless to argue, why are you arguing? People hear what they hear - I don't understand trying to convince them otherwise. My point, I will make it quit…
  • mhardy6647 wrote: » The thing about cables (as opposed to unicorns, e.g.) is that the cables do exist in the corporeal world. One may try them and assess them at face value -- independent of any rap or peer pressure -- and judge for oneself. I…
  • MrBuhl wrote: » I would point out again, if it's pointless to argue, why are you arguing? People hear what they hear - I don't understand trying to convince them otherwise. My point, I will make it quite simple for you........ All cable…
  • MrBuhl wrote: » I think you're just being argumentative. Unicorns and actual experience are two different things. But whatevs. I know what I hear, and that's good enough for me. No, simply saying, pointless to argue it. It is people pos…
  • Clipdat wrote: » I'm not 100% sure what you mean by "substantiated" in this context, or if you were referring to my experience in particular. After using my Marantz CDP (with the stock cord) for the past 5 years I was very familiar with its sou…
  • I have read many internet claims of positive results with better cords. On the other hand..... None of the claims are ever substantiated.
  • New caps would not "hurt", although not sure that is the root cause. THe O.P mentioned brightness after installing new tweeters, could be possible original ones were not up to par, and he is not used to the new sound? The 198 ones should sound b…
  • Not the final word in bass (obviously), but quite decent for what they are. Just compared to our Rti6, and the 5jr+, have less deep bass, but a bit more upper bass, and none of the overdone treble.
  • Jstas wrote: » Yes, the melted plastic is typically smooth and shiny. Like super glue gets. It's the polyester that would be shiny as the base vacuum formed polymer would not have the components in the mix that would lend to a glossy finish, typic…
  • Jstas wrote: » K_M wrote: » Jstas wrote: » If other glues aren't sticking it's likely because there's still old glue there that needs to be scraped off. well we used that Gorilla glue, a mess really, but got it to stick for a few mo…
  • Jstas wrote: » If other glues aren't sticking it's likely because there's still old glue there that needs to be scraped off. well we used that Gorilla glue, a mess really, but got it to stick for a few months, but every part we glued, start…
  • mrloren wrote: » I my humble opinion the best speaker Bose made was the 601 followed by the 301. They were very good speakers but the price was a lot more than what they are worth. I have a pair of old Polk bookshelf speakers from the 80's that st…
    in I am ashamed... Comment by K_M April 4
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