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DSkipDSkip Posts: 15,471
edited June 2018 in Wanted (WTB) Classifieds
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Preamps: Shuguang S200MK, Dayens Ampino, Parasound P5
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Comments

  • HermitismHermitism Posts: 2,266
    You wanna buy an asterisk? What's your long term goal? What is your budget? That will give me a realistic expectation on how to help. I do not recommend clear coat asterisks. When using one in a sentence, don't overload the asterisk with too many words. If you do, it puts too much strain on the asterisk. It's used to mark printed or written text, typically as a reference to an annotation or to stand for omitted matter. Did you use it to omit some matter? Did you find your matter not worthy?
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    6.1 - Pioneer Elite SC-05 | Pio BDP-51FD | Polk: RTi8, CSi5, F/Xi3, CSi3 | HSU Research VTF-2 MK4 | PS Audio: Quintet, Power Port Classic | DCF124BW x3 SC | Pangea: AC-9SE x2, 14SE, 14 PC | AQ Chocolate x2 HDMI | M850SW | OC703 Panels
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 21,039
    it's a karma -- I'm pretty sure.
    I am in with 71.
    or e, if irrational numbers are allowed.

    Asterisks* come in really handy.

    _____________
    * For footnotes, to give one entirely self-referential example.
  • HermitismHermitism Posts: 2,266
    Lucky for him he didn't want to buy an italic typeface or letter. You have a monopoly on that and could charge as much as you want.
    2.0/3.0 - Marantz: PM8005 w/HT Bypass, NA8005 | Polk: LSiM703, LSiM706c | PS Audio: Duet, Power Port Classic, PerfectWave AC5 x3 PC | Wireworld Equinox 7 IC | AudioPrism Quietline Mk3 x7 | Sanus UF30 | OC703 Panels

    6.1 - Pioneer Elite SC-05 | Pio BDP-51FD | Polk: RTi8, CSi5, F/Xi3, CSi3 | HSU Research VTF-2 MK4 | PS Audio: Quintet, Power Port Classic | DCF124BW x3 SC | Pangea: AC-9SE x2, 14SE, 14 PC | AQ Chocolate x2 HDMI | M850SW | OC703 Panels
  • mlistens03mlistens03 Posts: 2,494
    In with 1,468,752.538! :tongue:
    Micah
    music on vinyl; https://www.discogs.com/user/mlistens03/collection
    Technics SL3200 turntable; Shure M97xE cart; Hagerman Audio Labs Bugle 2; NAD C352 integrated; KEF Q150 speakers; Velodyne VA-907 subwoofer; home-built stands, generic cables but will upgrade soon...

    desktop; Lenovo G50 running Win10, Yamaha RX-v665 AVR, JBL e30 headphones
    I've always thought the goal of high-end audio was not to have your neighbors bang on the wall and say, 'Turn that darn music down' but to have your neighbors bang on the wall and say, 'Tell your friends to go home and you can practice later this week'.
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 19,592
    Sorry, but I don't believe the hype surrounding the asterisk tweak, unless they are made by the fine folks at Coconut Audio.
    The Gear... Carver "Statement" Mono-blocks, TriangleArt Reference SE with Pass Labs Xono Phono Preamp, Walker Precision Motor Drive, ClearAudio Goldfinger Diamond v2 cartridge and Origin Conquerer Mk3c tonearm, Polk Audio "Signature" Reference Series 1.2TL with complete mods, Pass Labs X0.2 three chassis preamp, PS Audio PerfectWave DAC MkII, Pioneer Elite SC-65, Oppo UDP-205 4K Blu-ray player, Sony XBR70x850B 4k, Polk audio AB700/800 "in-wall" surrounds.

    Saying that it's "too hard" to pursue your dreams is no different than admitting to yourself that you are too lazy to achieve them.

  • msgmsg Posts: 4,699
    DAMmit. Took my number.
    I disabled signatures.
  • verbverb Posts: 5,145
    In with Pi.
    Basement: Polk SDA SRS, Rega RP1 TT, VTL 2.5 Preamplifier, Enlightened Audio Designs CD Transport, Northstar Designs DAC, Conrad Johnson MF2300A Amp, Furman 15PFi Power Conditioner, Wireworld Oasis 8 RCA IC's, MIT Terminator2 Bi-Wire speaker cables
    Office: PC, Marantz CD-1 transport, Marantz AMP-1, Acoustic Technologies Classic Speakers, SVS SB12 Plus Subwoofer, MIT AVt2 speaker cables, IFI Purifier2, AQ Cinnamon USB cable
    Spare Room: Dayens Ampino Integrated, Tjoeb 99 tube CD player (modified Marantz CD-38), Project BoxE Bluetooth Streamer, Polk TSi200's
    Living Room: Pioneer SX-N30 Network Receiver, Pioneer PD10AE CD Player, Furman M8-LX Power Conditioner, Polk RT265 In Wall Speakers, Polk DSW Pro 660wi Subwoofer
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 12,602
    I like Pie.....

    Where's Mike when you need him?
  • EmlynEmlyn Posts: 2,215
    :

    Even trade? An asterisk for a colon.
    1. Polk LSiM707, 704C, 703; Dual SVS SB2000 subwoofers; Marantz SR7011 receiver; Parasound A23 amp; Oppo 205; Toshiba HD-DVD Player; Sony 65" 4K TV; FIOS; PS Audio Power Plant Premier; MIT S2 cables
    2. JM Labs Electra 920.1; Parasound JC2 Preamp; Sonic Frontiers Power 2 amp; Sony HAP-Z1ES; Oppo 105D; Music Hall MMF7 and Acoustech phono pre; PS Audio P1000; MIT S1 Cables
    3. Polk LSiM703; Pioneer Elite SC97 receiver; Oppo 203; Squeezebox Touch; MIT S3 cables
  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 3,761
    Emlyn wrote: »
    :

    Even trade? An asterisk for a colon.

    Aren't the two connected? Be careful. I had a friend who dropped his keyboard and he wrecked 'em.
  • FestYboyFestYboy Posts: 3,381
    $2.83 and a week old tuna fish sandwich... Final offer.
  • msgmsg Posts: 4,699
    edited June 2018
    I'll check in with you next Friday to see if that tuna fish sammich is still available if the deal falls through here. Be sure to store it safely in the glovebox of your daily driver until then.
    I disabled signatures.
  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 10,192
    I'll top that sammich offer with a wad of dryer lint...
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 12,602
    lightman1 wrote: »
    I'll top that sammich offer with a wad of dryer lint...

    Is it used?
  • msgmsg Posts: 4,699
    Yes, incubating. Russ inadvertently feeds it a steady diet of cracker crumbs. Reproduces like yeast.
    I disabled signatures.
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 21,039
    Flannel shirts spawn the best navel lint.
    ... or so I have read, at any rate...
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 12,602
    mhardy6647 wrote: »
    Flannel shirts spawn the best navel lint.
    ... or so I have read, at any rate...

    Yea read lol you quilted beast......
  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 10,192
    Only the finest bellybutton lint here gents....
  • verbverb Posts: 5,145
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    Office: PC, Marantz CD-1 transport, Marantz AMP-1, Acoustic Technologies Classic Speakers, SVS SB12 Plus Subwoofer, MIT AVt2 speaker cables, IFI Purifier2, AQ Cinnamon USB cable
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    Living Room: Pioneer SX-N30 Network Receiver, Pioneer PD10AE CD Player, Furman M8-LX Power Conditioner, Polk RT265 In Wall Speakers, Polk DSW Pro 660wi Subwoofer
  • kharp1kharp1 Posts: 2,624
    Viking64 wrote: »
    Emlyn wrote: »
    :

    Even trade? An asterisk for a colon.

    Aren't the two connected? Be careful. I had a friend who dropped his keyboard and he wrecked 'em.

    I'm worried I may have to have part of my colon removed.
    Main System:
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    Pass Labs Aleph 30, McCormack DNA-125, Parasound A21
    Marantz SA-14S1
    Usher CP-6311/Tyler Acoustics Taylo Reference Monitor, LSA-1
    Dual SVS SB2000
    Wireworld Equinox 7 bi-wire, Wireworld Silver Eclipse 7 IC

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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 21,039
    edited July 2018
    kharp1 wrote: »
    Viking64 wrote: »
    Emlyn wrote: »
    :

    Even trade? An asterisk for a colon.

    Aren't the two connected? Be careful. I had a friend who dropped his keyboard and he wrecked 'em.

    I'm worried I may have to have part of my colon removed.


    Why, of course, you'll be left with a semicolon -- and, for the rest of your life, you'll have to punctuate into a rubber bag.

    I remember that bon mot from National Lampoon from the seventies -- man.

    B)

    PS and if I mistook your comment for jest, my sincere and humble apologies! :(
  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 10,248
    kharp1 wrote: »
    Viking64 wrote: »
    Emlyn wrote: »
    :

    Even trade? An asterisk for a colon.

    Aren't the two connected? Be careful. I had a friend who dropped his keyboard and he wrecked 'em.

    I'm worried I may have to have part of my colon removed.

    That would leave you on your period :p
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  • tonybtonyb Posts: 30,780
    txcoastal1 wrote: »
    kharp1 wrote: »
    Viking64 wrote: »
    Emlyn wrote: »
    :

    Even trade? An asterisk for a colon.

    Aren't the two connected? Be careful. I had a friend who dropped his keyboard and he wrecked 'em.

    I'm worried I may have to have part of my colon removed.

    That would leave you on your period :p

    Pretty darn early Ron, for dirty comments. Who do you think you are...Halen ?? :) :)

    Least wait 'till 9 o'clock man. lol
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