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RapidRobert

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Post Fri Jul 03, 2015 3:23 pm

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Greetings, folks,

Long-time Carver enthusiast here, new to your forum. Back in the `70s, my old roomie and I had a Phase Linear 700 driving 2 pairs of Advent Large speakers, stacked (I`m sure the neighbors loved us :D ). I had been saving money for some new gear, and in 1986, I purchased a Model 4000t preamp, M500t amp, and TX-11a tuner, which became the heart of my system. Still going strong after 30 years !
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bahamayellow714

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Post Tue Jul 07, 2015 10:45 pm

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Welcome
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frenchguy

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welcome to the forum!! =D> 8)
Carver M-4.0t & Rollandized tfm42, ct-6 & ct-17, sda390t, jolida jd 100A & JBL L96,s Modified JBL 4401,s W/Ribbon Tweeters, Carverfest vacuum tube amp & CF Linestage, Dared SL-2000A tube preamp, Carver AL3 Amazing speakers in natural oak, Carver Cinema 5.1 subwoofer & Douglas connection cables
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Snoop65

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Post Wed Jul 08, 2015 12:21 am

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Welcome! \:D/
CARVER LIGHTSTAR REFERENCE+SUNFIRE CLASSIC TUBE PREAMPLIFIER+JBL XPL200+MUSIC HALL MMF-9.1+GRADO REFERENCE MASTER 1+CARVER SD/A 390t=WOW!!!!!!
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engtaz

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Post Wed Jul 08, 2015 3:41 am

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Welcome
engtaz


Carver M4.0T in front channels to Caver AL VI's in SACD & 2 Channel setup
C 16, PT 2400, Slim Device, Carver TX-8, 490T and Rega TT w Grado Gold cart in the 2 channel setup
Bogen SRB20 is computer amp
Carver PM-350 donated for youth church use
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kingman

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Post Wed Jul 08, 2015 4:18 am

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Hello!
In reality, it only matters what it sounds like to YOU!!!
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helicopterpilotdoug

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Post Wed Jul 08, 2015 6:39 am

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Welcome Robert!!
Sunfire: Theater Grand IV, Cinema Grand Signature.
Carver: TFM-45, PST-24 Cassette, Extra Carver Gear: CT-6, C-11 (S/N 00001).
Polk Audio: Mains SRS 2.1TL, Center CSiA6, Surrounds FXiA6 and FXiA4, Sub DSW MicroPro 1000, Extra Speakers SDA 2A, SDA 2Btl, Monitor 10A.
Turntable: Dual CS 714Q
Bluray/SACD: Oppo BDP 83SE
CD: Sony 330 300 Disk changer

http://www.douglasconnection.com
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MRHP

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Post Wed Jul 08, 2015 7:21 am

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Welcome!! How bout some pics, and what speakers are you using nowadays? =D> \:D/
TFM-75 serial #0001
PT-2400 serial #0001
Baby Black serial #0001
Baby Black serial #0002
Bone Stock Lightstar
Vintage Hi-Fi modified Lightstar
Cherry/260's
Carver 490t
Sunfire Tube preamp
ProJect TT Tube preamp
DENON DP-62L TurnTable
DQ-20's
Douglas Cables
More Douglas cables
OK ERIC, LET GO OF THE MOUSE AND BACK AWAY FROM YOUR PC WITH YOUR HANDS IN THE AIR. NOW SLOWLY LAY FACE DOWN ON THE FLOOR!!!! - Snoop65
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pmat

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Post Wed Jul 08, 2015 4:31 pm

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Welcome
Power is the aphrodisiac of audio
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Miko1971

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Post Wed Jul 08, 2015 5:57 pm

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Howdy!
(3) Sunfire 300 x 2 - Sunfire Classic Vacuum Tube Control Center - Bag End Infrasub 18 -SoundLab A1's - Panamax 7500 pro -
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radioeng2

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I've got a friend that ran a stacked pair of the big Advents for decades. I heard them several years back and was pretty impressed at what they did! He was running them with a hot rodded pair of Dynaco Mk 3 mono-blocks. Sweet setup. I heard for myself why I'd always heard of those speaks!

Mark
This is the year of "The Fest"!
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Magnaryder

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Post Wed Jul 08, 2015 9:06 pm

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Welcome Aboard!

ray
Magnaryder

Its going to be used equipment when I sell it, so it may as well be used equipment when I buy it.

Tim deParavicini's E.A.R. Yoshino V20 Integrated Amplifier, Fosgate Signature Phono pre, Lucas Labs 12B4/OD3 LineStage, No. 50 and 51 Carverfest Tube amps, Hammond M3 tube amp, Ariston RD-40 Turntable w/ Linn Basik LSV tonearn, Grado Statement Master1 cartridge, Carver TX-8 & 11 tuners, Carver TD-12, Tascam CC-222mkII CD recorder, DBX-3BX & 200xg & 120x, CarverAudio ALV prototypes, Alesis Studio One loudspeakers, Energy Reference 22 Connoisseur, Cambridge Audio Model 8s, The Carver Research DarkStar Sub and Stax Earspeakers.

THIS SPACE FOR RENT...helping the blind to hear, one valve at a time
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hewlew1

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Post Wed Jul 08, 2015 10:53 pm

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Welcome to the forum
"Carver Audio, why settle for less, just ask my neighbors"
C1,C2,CT3,CT6,CT7/3,CT23,CT26,C4000,The Receiver,M500,M500T/6,M1.5T,TFM24/2,TFM/25/3,TFM35,TFM35X,TFM42/2,DTL200,TDR1700,DPL20,TX11/2, 5.2Center,5.1Sub/3,Original Amazings,Platinum Amazings/2,AL3'S,Polk SDA SRS, Polk SDA 1C's, Polk RTA11's, Polk Monitor 10's/2 ,Monitor 7's, Sunfire 300x2 /5, Sunfire pre, Sunfire MK2 Sub/2, 4 Carverfest monoblocks, Carverfest linestage preamp/2, Mapletree Audio Designs Tube Preamp,Phase Linear Andromeda III speakers, Phase Linear 4000 Preamp, Dahlquist DQ-10's
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cring08

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Post Thu Jul 09, 2015 7:01 pm

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Please post pics!

And welcome!
Chris

Living Room/main System:
Sunfire TGP IV
Sunfire 300x2
Carver Amazing Silvers
Apple tv
Carver SD 390t
Technics SL 1950 Turntable

Basement/system 2:
Carver MXR-130
Teac reel to reel
Musical Fidelity X-10D tube buffer
BBE 362 Sonic Maximizer
Nikko eq2
Cerwin Vega HED's
Klipsch SW15
Infinity RS10's
Pioneer 100 disk changer

Garage system:
Pioneer VSX something?
Polk Audio 2500
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mbskeam

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Post Thu Jul 09, 2015 8:03 pm

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howdy
Mbskeam


#1 BLACK BEAUTY's made by the man, the myth, the legend Bob Carver
CARVER: TFM-75, TFM-45(3), SD/A-490T
SUNFIRE: Tube pre
2 sets of ALS'3, set of SILVERS, set of PLATS
AUDIOCONTROL: phase coupled activator
KENWOOD: BASIC M2a (2)

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― Aristophanes

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