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    Emm labs DA2 v2 upgrade

    Is anyone using the NS1 streamer and have you compared it to other USB Endpoints?
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    Emm labs DA2 v2 upgrade

    Hi, I have tried with enabling/disabling the Mqa core decoder option. The signal path changes but no change on the DA2. Pretty certain its some setting somewhere. Will try everything again. Thanks.
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    Emm labs DA2 v2 upgrade

    Roon shows the DAC is decoding mqa in the signal path but the DAC shows 352dxd or 384dxd (no mqa display). Hence I don't know if mqa is being fully unfolded or not. Have written to EMM.. hopefully will be sorted soon.
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    Emm labs DA2 v2 upgrade

    Hi all.. Got the DA2 V2.. definitely is a wonderful DAC and I'm super pleased with it. Is anyone using it to stream mqa? I seem to be having some issues with mqa.
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    Emm labs DA2 v2 upgrade

    Has anyone compared the DA2 V2 to a Playback Designs DAC? I currently use the MPD5 with the USB-XIII box.
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    Emm labs DA2 v2 upgrade

    So it will do 2xDSD over USB. Is this native or DOP? Thanks.
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    Emm labs DA2 v2 upgrade

    Hi All, Does the DA2 V2 accept native DSD? Also, is ST optical the preferred connection or is USB better? Thanks
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    Biwire

    Hi, Is it possible to Biwire the MM2 speakers? 1 cable for the bass unit and over for the other? If yes, how is this done with the speakon connectors? Thanks
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    darTZeel NHB-468 mono blocks in my system

    Congratulations Mike!
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    Dac Suggestions for Dartzeel Pre/Power Combo

    Thanks.. Been hearing a lot of good things about the Merging Stack: Nadac + Clock + Power Supply. Does anyone have any experience with these? How does it compare to the other DAC's at this level?
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    Dac Suggestions for Dartzeel Pre/Power Combo

    Thank you for your suggestions. The MSB Select costs much more than I'd like to currently spend on a DAC. I will have a look at the SGM Extreme server.
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    Dac Suggestions for Dartzeel Pre/Power Combo

    Thanks for the suggestion and also the great photos.. will look at it.
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    Dac Suggestions for Dartzeel Pre/Power Combo

    Thanks.. I will have a look. Would ideally like the DAC to have an Ethernet in rather than use an external box.
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    Dac Suggestions for Dartzeel Pre/Power Combo

    Hi, Although my setup is sounding good, I feel that the new generation DAC's can offer a warmer and more engaging sound. It does everything right but on many tracks, I miss the intimacy - I don't know how to explain it in words. EMM and Esoteric are the 2 options I've looking at but definitely...
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    Dac Suggestions for Dartzeel Pre/Power Combo

    Hi, I use the Dartzeel Pre/Power with the Evolution MM2 Speakers. My current DAC is the Playback Designs MPD-5 with the USB-XIII box. I listen only to Computer Audio using Roon. I'm looking to upgrade my DAC to something like the EMM DA2 or the Esoteric N-01. Is anyone using either of these...
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    Replacement for stock Spikes for the MM2's

    Hi, I have recently gotten a pair of MM2's. A few days ago, I installed the Stillpoints Ultras under the speakers and there was a very audible change in the Soundstage Depth/Width as well as Bass which became more defined. I was wondering what are the other footers that Evolution users have...
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    Which Speakers for Dartzeel NHB-108B and NHB-18NS Combo?

    Thank you all! Your room is what inspired me! The dimensions are 27' x 18' x 11' I just got them and this is the initial placement following the Golden Progression method mentioned in the manual. Still need to work on toe-in, etc. At the moment, it's all digital. I have Roon running on a...
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    Which Speakers for Dartzeel NHB-108B and NHB-18NS Combo?

    Here are some photos. Rooms looking a bit sparse at the moment but I have a sofa, bookshelves, etc. coming.
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    Which Speakers for Dartzeel NHB-108B and NHB-18NS Combo?

    Thank you. I will look them up.
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    Which Speakers for Dartzeel NHB-108B and NHB-18NS Combo?

    Any recommendations on cables/fuses? I'm traveling for a few days.. will post pics when I get back. Thanks.
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    Which Speakers for Dartzeel NHB-108B and NHB-18NS Combo?

    Thank you all for your suggestions and help. Special thanks to @jtinn for making it possible and to you @Mike Lavigne , I've been following your posts on here and audiogon on your room build and equipment. Just completed building a dedicated 27x18x11 room and finished my PBD MPD-5, Dart...
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    Which Speakers for Dartzeel NHB-108B and NHB-18NS Combo?

    Finally got the Evolution MM2's. Too soon to fully describe them but very very good out of the box!
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    Battery replacement for preamp

    I changed the batteries yesterday. It was pretty easy and took me about 25 minutes. The batteries in my preamp were the right side up. I did however, accidently press 1 or all of the small black push buttons located behind the front panel. Any idea what they are for? The Preamp works fine though.
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    FS: Vitus Audio SL-010 SS Preamp

    I have for sale a Mint Condition Vitus Audio SL-010 SS Preamplifier. It is user configurable to 110/220V. I have the Original Packing and Rechargeable Metal Remote. Asking for $10000 shipped. Specifications: SL-010 Inputs: 3 x unbalanced (RCA) 2 x balanced (XLR) Input resistance: 10Kohm RCA...
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    Is a very big listening room as bad as a very small one?

    Thanks to Parkcaka for starting this thread. I am also building a dedicated room and was searching for ideal room sizes while all I too could find were ratios. I finally settled on 26' x 18' x 11' after using various online calculators and reading plenty of articles. My current speakers are...
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    Which Speakers for Dartzeel NHB-108B and NHB-18NS Combo?

    Thank you all for your inputs. The Marten Django has a Sensitivity of 89 dB / 1 m / 2.83V. Is the 108B able to properly drive speakers with 89 dB sensitivity or does it need more efficient speakers?
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    Which Speakers for Dartzeel NHB-108B and NHB-18NS Combo?

    Hello, I have recently purchased a NHB-18NS Preamp to match my 108B Power Amp. I was wondering which speakers are others using with their Dartzeel power amps? Any information as to why the particular speakers were chosen would be very helpful. Thanks
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    Battery replacement for preamp

    Does anyone have the battery changing procedure?
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    Battery replacement for preamp

    Thank you!

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