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PostPosted: Sat Sep 09, 2017 11:38 am 
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I know it unnessasary to have what are two complete two channel systems in the same room but it's fun and I really injoy the different ways they do their jobs. :D

Pshaw! everyone needs at least 2 systems 8)


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There have been some changes... :lol: :shock:
Added a Bryston 3B ST. Amp
A Pioneer TX-9100 Tuner
A PS Audio Digital Link lll Dac
A Canary CA601Mk ll Preamp
Altec Lansing 510's Spkrs
Rega Plannar 3
Rega Fono MC phono pre

Just a few changes...

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There have been some changes... :lol: :shock:
Added a Bryston 3B ST. Amp
A Pioneer TX-9100 Tuner
A PS Audio Digital Link lll Dac
A Canary CA601Mk ll Preamp
Altec Lansing 510's Spkrs
Rega Plannar 3
Rega Fono MC phono pre

Just a few changes...

Hi Chip, I'll bet you get some pretty serious bass out of that setup. Looks good.

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 15, 2017 2:35 pm 
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Looks like a very "lively" room.

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Thanks KJ.
Ya...lets just say it's there!
Your set up with the new Modwright is stunning pal.

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Looks like a very "lively" room.

Yes its quite "lived in". Lol...

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Just picked up Shuguang 845-z from CAM. The 845 and 300b treasure is a magical combo on my LM-219.ImageImageImage

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Very cool! Looks heavy.


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Very cool! Looks heavy.
Yes, back breaking. One of those set in place and don't move it. Heavy like a safe.

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Pshaw! everyone needs at least 2 systems 8)

So true............... James :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Pshaw! everyone needs at least 2 systems 8)


:o :o

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I got bored of everything lately, and went vintage.


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I got bored of everything lately, and went vintage.

I've a soft spot for good vintage gear of that era. Some nice vintage setups among Canuck members.


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supaDean wrote:
dmitchell wrote:
I got bored of everything lately, and went vintage.

I've a soft spot for good vintage gear of that era. Some nice vintage setups among Canuck members.


I don't know why I never got into vintage sooner. After spending ridiculous gobs of money on modern "high end" gear, that always in the end left me wanting, a few hundred bucks on a vintage amp, and I have the sound I want.


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I got bored of everything lately, and went vintage.

That's a pretty amp. Man I miss meters.

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Bit of a sad day today. Dismantled the main audio rig in the living room in prep for moving in with my girlfriend (which makes it all worthwhile, but sad none-the-less). Relocated the MAC music server to my office before I move to test out a pair of active Quad 12L’s speakers set up either side of the computer monitor in a near field configuration. The sound is very enjoyable. Makes working at the computer a real joy.

I attempted to use my main office MAC for double duty as my work machine and music server while at my desk, with the outboard DAC, but it wasn’t cutting it. I’ve already modified the MAC media server and tweaked it's hardware / software configuration to perform that function which it does beautifully.

New home can't accommodate my full rig, so I'll be using the near field setup as well as headphones as my go-to for music. Going to be a big change for me.


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KJT1 wrote:

I know it unnessasary to have what are two complete two channel systems in the same room but it's fun and I really enjoy the different ways they do their jobs. :D


And you were making fun of my 4 monitors PC set up.... :wink:


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