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    ‘Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker’ Expected To Be A Box Office Bonanza

    Taking the family today. https://www.si.edu/theaters/airbus I love Star Wars . I watched the first one when I was eleven. It made me feel so many great things and it ushered in a new generation of film.
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    Taiko Audio SGM Extreme : the Crème de la Crème

    Any comparisons of Extreme and Rockna server?
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    Sme 3012 R

    I'm questing for a 3012R but am confused about what condition the arm should be in. Is the OEM wiring preferred or does it need replaced? If so who offers re-wiring that retains the OEM sound? Any parts that need replaced due to age of the arm? Are rebuilt or re-wired arms from companies...
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    Avengers 4: Endgame - Trailer

    Took the family last night. Lot's of screaming and cheers. Also lot's of crying and hand holding. For me a great film and a touching end to an epic cinematic run.
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    Durand Tosca tonearm at Axpona

    Mike, Thx for posting it looks awesome. Is the azimuth adjustment on the back of the headshell? I see a few marks on top. Hard to tell from the photo is the arm nude carbon or painted carbon? It has a similar look to the SAT arms is the design similar?
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    KeithR's "Dream Speaker" Search

    Inability to dial in the bass. My room is difficult at best.
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    KeithR's "Dream Speaker" Search

    I enjoyed my time with them very much. Very dynamic and truly full range. My room being essentially square suffers from poor acoustics and find active adjustable bass the best solution. ARC REF 250 and darTZeel 108 were great fits for the Cresendo's.
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    KeithR's "Dream Speaker" Search

    I’ve had Gibbon X , Wilson Sasha v1, Acoustic Zen Cresendo, Joesph Audio Prespective, Focal Sopra 2, B&W 802 ,Magico V3 , Joesph Audio Pulsar , Evoltion Acoustic MicroOne , Tannoy GRF90 in my 16x15 room and the Uno XD’s represent the best of all of them. Superb deep bass tailorable to a...
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    SET amp owners thread

    Air Tight 300b Anniversary stereo amp Avantgarde UNO XD
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    Boots

    R.M. Williams is a great brand.
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    Anyone using Airtight ATM 211 to recommend?

    Hi, My mistake I got the part#'s wrong. I was referring to Podeschi's amps. We just did a sizable transaction and I can highly recommend him.
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    Anyone using Airtight ATM 211 to recommend?

    Hi, The 211’s were wonderful and dead quite with most types of music. I have 107db Avantgardes and no issues with background hiss. The Preamp I used was a darTZeel . I know of a pristine pair of 120V ATM 3211 for 15,000 if interested.
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    Anyone using Airtight ATM 211 to recommend?

    Hi, I really loved my ATM-211’s with my Tannoy GRF90’s but felt the Tannoy’s were at their best with more power. The AT ATM-2 to me was a better overall fit. For course your results may very.
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    Any used A1 for sale

    2 just posted on Audiogon.
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    Classic Levinson gear.

    GLWS. Fond memories of this SOTA gear at the local HiFi shop back in the day. Great sound and look.
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    Which Speakers for Dartzeel NHB-108B and NHB-18NS Combo?

    Focal Soprano, Tannoy GR, EA, Avantgarde
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    Pass xa25

    I’ve had one paired with Avantgarde Uno XD’s for 6 weeks now. It does not present the same SET midrange but makes up for it with soundstage, speed etc. very non fatiguing at all volume levels. It’s a keeper. Worth noting my speakers are 107bd into 18ohm load so not much juice required.
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    Any SS phono owners with SET/OTL amps, especially with horns?

    I have DarTZeel pre V1 Air Tight 300B Anniversary amp w/Avantgarde Uno XD . Very quite , warm yet dynamic . Very enjoyable for me
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    Nikka here

    Hi nikka Welcome to WBF.
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    WTB Tape Pre

    Hi, Looking for a clean used tape preamp. Doshi 2.0/3.0 , King/Cello, DeHaviland etc. Thx for any help!
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    New Wilson Audio dealer in Southern California!

    Congrats Alex!!! They are great compliment to your existing lines.
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    What SET amplifiers have Realistic Midrange Magic AND have the Great BASS? Rock your Horns!

    My Air Tight ATM-211's driving Tannoy GRF90's play rock to insane levels without breaking a sweat.
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    The story of my Mitsubishi LT-5V turntable.

    Hey just found one of these at my local record store. Pretty cool any cartridge recommendations? Are these tables worth anything? thx..
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    Dartzeel NHB-18NS or ARC Ref 5 se?

    Battery works and is easily switchable for critical listening sessions. Couldn't tell the difference for a long time but it has come into its own and adds another layer of air and finesse . The phono stage is also adjustable and while I haven't heard many stages this one is really good as good...
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    Dartzeel NHB-18NS or ARC Ref 5 se?

    I've owned both the ARC REF 5,5SE and the older Dart and now the newest version of the NHB-18NS. My amp currently is the Dart 108. I much prefer the Dart and there is great synergy between the Dart pre and amp. Sound wise for me they are very far apart. I find the Dart much less fatiguing and...
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    Ron's T.H.E. Show Newport 2016 Report

    Really great coverage!
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    Compare ARC Ref 5SE with Dartzeel NHB-18NS

    If you end up going with V1 version of the Dart Pre highly recommend getting a later version . Better volume, Battery and Phono Stage.
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    Compare ARC Ref 5SE with Dartzeel NHB-18NS

    Why cant you discuss the brand? For me as you say opinions , likes vary. ARC to me is on the SS side of tubes and Dart is on the tube side of SS. That said I also have some SET amps and love them with certain music mostly what you listed above.

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