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    Furutech Pure Power 6E NCF

    @nirodha, thank you very much for this beautiful report. Your setup looks very good. The Furutech FI-50 NCF (R) plugs are quite heavy. In the past I fixed it with a butyl round cord (the shiny layer) on my T+A M10 Amps. I have ordered the Furutech NCF Booster. The screwing was done quickly...
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    Jcat Femto vs Jcat XE Xtreme Edition USB cards: Twice the Performance at Twice the Price?

    Yes, I was one of the very first to receive the JCAT USB XE. The Technology Some technical data: - Emerald OCXO (oven controlled oscillator) ± 0.005 (± 5 ppb) stability - ASM3142 USB 3.1 host controller - LT3045 linear regulators and filters eliminate noise interferences from a PC Compared to...
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    JCAT - power supplies and other products

    I think this is a very interesting product, as there is no need to go through a DC-ATX converter. So the ATX Molex sockets can be wired directly. What PIN quality are the Molex connections made with? For example, I like to use gold-plated PINs. For example Molex Part Number: 457501212 Mini-Fit...
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    @alvin1118 , thank you very much. And you sell very good audio equipment. :)
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    I found the answer: the spikes are loosely attached with a rubbery sticky substance. Recesses are milled into the floor to ensure an exact position. I replaced the spikes with fis Audio Magic Spacer Z1, which coincidentally fit exactly into the recesses. The matching part is fis Audio Magic...
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    StreamFidelitys Setup

    Minor changes ... but some costs ... luckily combined with an increase in sound! :D The JCAT PCIe Cards USB XE & NET Femto are supplied with clean 5V power by the JCAT OPTIMO 3 DUO. That brought a boost more blackness and stage into the sound. The Denafrips Terminator has been replaced by...
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    In the Rhodium living room

    Congratulations on this beautiful setup. Very few have the space to place the TIDAL Agoria.
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    The Sound of Analog, the Sound of Digital

    Why do you prefer analog?
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    Furutech NCF AC Plugs: Gold vs Rhodium Reviewed!

    I don't want to adorn myself with this feathers. ;) Fis Audio did the soldering for me. With a very special solder (it's a trade secret):
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    Furutech NCF AC Plugs: Gold vs Rhodium Reviewed!

    I highly recommend the Furutech FI-50 NCF. I used it to assemble all of my cables with a high power consum. Even on the GigaWatt Power Line Conditioner PC-2 EVO +, I had the disappointingly bad socket exchanged for the Furutech FI-06 R NCF Rhodium socket. In the picture on the right is the...
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    @Blake Thanks for the video. I finally found the Denafrips manual page. For me, the LED at the clock output was on. I learned that it increases the SQ (Sound Quality) if all inputs or outputs that are not needed are deactivated. Fewer electrical signals improve the noise and conserve the...
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    Thanks all I really tried hard to find the clock out switch and even did something men never do: read the instruction manual. :cool: Where can I read that? Are the feet just glued on?
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    I did it again. :D And bought the new Terminator Plus. I was able to trade in the previous Terminator at the dealer. The TP is played from the fanless fis Audio PC below with the HQPlayer and the high-precision DSD modulator ASDM7EC / DSD 256. That sounds very good. But I have the feeling...
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    Shootout of Nos 6sn7 tubes

    Yes the RCA have gray glass. Mine are from the 50s. The tubes are only measured and not heard. Everything is not a problem. Of course I get a replacement.
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    Shootout of Nos 6sn7 tubes

    Today I finally got around to trying out the NOS (New Old Stock) tubes. A detailed measurement report was enclosed with each pair (only part of it can be seen in the picture). Even if I don't understand the measured values, I interpret information such as 113% above the target value as...

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