What would YOU do?

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Re: What would YOU do?

Post by frenchguy » Mon Feb 24, 2014 1:06 am

here ya go Ray, gonna put a big dent in the 5k budget but it is a new sunfire 400x7 \:D/ \:D/ :-" http://www.ebay.com/itm/Sunfire-TGA7401 ... 27df0e3fb4
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Re: What would YOU do?

Post by nooshinjohn » Mon Feb 24, 2014 1:39 am

don't forget to send me the dead Lightstar.. I will repurpose the case into something very cool! :-"
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Re: What would YOU do?

Post by F1nut » Mon Feb 24, 2014 2:34 am

Get a Musical Fidelity kW500 integrated. The finesse of a slight breeze with the balls to kick any and all ass. Done!
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Re: What would YOU do?

Post by tinpan » Tue Feb 25, 2014 8:25 pm

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Re: What would YOU do?

Post by Magnaryder » Wed Feb 26, 2014 9:15 pm

Well here's the first step on my trek to audio nirvana. I acquired an E.A.R. Yoshino V20 integrated amplifier.

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/116199683@ ... 587069563/

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Re: What would YOU do?

Post by hewlew1 » Thu Feb 27, 2014 9:36 am

Looks nice Ray I can see the auto mechanic vibe that drew you to it . How does it sound?
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Re: What would YOU do?

Post by Magnaryder » Thu Feb 27, 2014 12:43 pm

Harry this thing is heavier tan any other amp I've owned including the Lightstar Reference. At first blush, it sounds fantastic. I've been running the Alesis monitors on it and they some pretty damn good. more later

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