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Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-31-2016, 06:51 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
I have to laugh. It's an audio forum not FORD...

I have to laugh.
It's an audio forum not FORD MORTORS.
Your not paying me. lol
If your read all of the posts there were people who either disagreed with me b/c of what I said, were confused about...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-26-2016, 10:35 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
This was posted after I stated that tubes rules. ...

This was posted after I stated that tubes rules.
Which is MO

Originally Posted by A9X-308 View Post
No, they don't. They're noisy, high distortion and typically, they have a Zout that's high...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-26-2016, 09:38 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
Your first statement is correct, but I never said...

Your first statement is correct, but I never said or implied that tubes are for everyone, so no I do not think the world should abide to what sounds good to me.

Graphs on harmonic distortion don't...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-23-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
Click on m125 and scroll down ...

Click on m125 and scroll down
www.tubes4hifi.com/bob.htm
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-23-2016, 10:57 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
Yes Tube amplifiers sound better because of the...

Yes
Tube amplifiers sound better because of the euphonic distortions they add to the music. Subtle effects.
Also Tube amplifiers measure poorly in the lab because of these distortions, but these...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-23-2016, 08:13 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
My m125's have less than 1% THD in ultralinear -...

My m125's have less than 1% THD in ultralinear - 65 watts
If you can hear that amount of distortion you have better hearing than my dog.

Sorry, "It is what it is"
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-22-2016, 05:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
You are absolutely right and that is part of what...

You are absolutely right and that is part of what I was trying to convey.
In the end I apologize for any tense feelings that revolved around my posts.
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-22-2016, 03:09 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
This is a good read about distortion for both...

This is a good read about distortion for both tube and solid state.

http://www.theaudioarchive.com/TAA_Resources_Tubes_versus_Solid_State.htm
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-22-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
A9X-308...I cannot dispute you experience in...

A9X-308...I cannot dispute you experience in linear electronics, also if your ears chose to relate better to Solid State amplification that is your choice.
I was not pandering tube amplifiers but...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-21-2016, 05:42 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
You my friend, simply put are misguided...lost. ...

You my friend, simply put are misguided...lost.
What distortion? Distortion on what monitoring system or distortion you actually hear. I doubt the latter.
Tube amplifiers are inheritly smoother,...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-21-2016, 05:24 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
gajCA...amazinfg as it sounds it is all true that...

gajCA...amazinfg as it sounds it is all true that a 35watt mono-block tube amplifier is pushing 803diamond speakers.
Tubes do not need headroom as much as solid state. Solid state as with tubes do...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-21-2016, 05:29 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
Reading all of the above posts I have to admit...

Reading all of the above posts I have to admit you already received some very good advice.
That said I hope you don't mind me throwing in my 2€.
I have been up and down the pike with 2channel and...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-21-2016, 05:29 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,251
Posted By rubbersoul662001
Reading all of the above posts I have to admit...

Reading all of the above posts I have to admit you already received some very good advice.
That said I hope you don't mind me throwing in my 2€.
I have been up and down the pike with 2channel and...
Forum: Physical Media Items (Movies etc)   02-23-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 155
Posted By rubbersoul662001
Sony 777 silver

Sony 777 multi disc player.
Excellant condition.
Smoke and pet free home.

orginal box and manual, remote
Manual a bit tater but useful, readable just worn.

Price $275.00
Shipping fedEx...
Forum: Speakers   11-04-2014, 04:31 AM
Replies: 9,624
Views: 948,310
Posted By rubbersoul662001
Thanks repete...I will read about the Exotica's...

Thanks repete...I will read about the Exotica's today.
Forum: Speakers   11-03-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 9,624
Views: 948,310
Posted By rubbersoul662001
Repete...honestly I never thought about...

Repete...honestly I never thought about that..MONITERS.
Good thought.
As far as the size of the ht3 I never considered them to be MONSTER size but you make a good point about not needing a...
Forum: Speakers   11-03-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 9,624
Views: 948,310
Posted By rubbersoul662001
Thanks for your opinion and the Song Series...

Thanks for your opinion and the Song Series speaker are really nice. I have two JL Audio subs that I do not want to give up and Sound Scapes 8's have there own subs. It's a bit to much that is why...
Forum: Speakers   11-03-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 9,624
Views: 948,310
Posted By rubbersoul662001
Salk Veracityht3/B&W804D

I currently have the B&W 804S speakers. Also in the mix is a Bryston BDA1 DAC and the Oppo93. I am interested in stepping it up a notch with my speakers and perhaps a preamp. My processor is 13...
Forum: Community News & Polls   08-05-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,855
Posted By rubbersoul662001
I noticed Scott that you did not answer your own...

I noticed Scott that you did not answer your own question. I would take a guess that you occasionly listen to music with cans.
I myself was considering buying a good set of cans in the $300-$400...
Forum: Accessories   01-03-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 210
Posted By rubbersoul662001
Looking to sell a pair of Dynaudio Focus 110A's...

Looking to sell a pair of Dynaudio Focus 110A's active speakers. They are in perfect condition. I rate them 10/10 however they have been used for a few months. In which case they are rated 9/10. In...
Forum: Latest Industry News   10-20-2013, 01:03 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 9,290
Posted By rubbersoul662001
This news really saddens me. I have the...

This news really saddens me. I have the Mitsubishi HC6800 projector and I love the picture . The bulb only has about 600 hours left so I guess I should purchase a new bulb before they close the...
Forum: Remote Control Area   09-04-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 10,867
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Posted By rubbersoul662001
I hope no one mines that I jump in here with a...

I hope no one mines that I jump in here with a few questions regarding iRule.
I have going back between iRule and Roomie ...still not sure which way I will go. Here are some questions I have.
I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-30-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 158
Posted By rubbersoul662001
I have a dedicated HT with B&W 804S speakers. I...

I have a dedicated HT with B&W 804S speakers. I also recently purchased Dynaudio Focus 110A speakers which I want to use in a two channel configuration in my HT room. My first thought was to use my...
Forum: Speakers   04-26-2013, 03:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 195
Posted By rubbersoul662001
I need a few suggestions on a DAC or pre-amp for...

I need a few suggestions on a DAC or pre-amp for a pair of my newly acquired Dynaudio focus 110A powered monitors.
I am really excited about these speakers.
I have a dedicated home theater with...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 13,334
Views: 789,135
Posted By rubbersoul662001
I have the Outlaw 990 which at some point needed...

I have the Outlaw 990 which at some point needed a firmware update an i thought it was a bit problematic understanding the directions so i decided NOT to do the update for fear that I would have a...
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