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    StreamFidelitys Setup

    Sorry for the late reply. @Kingsrule @sbnx Thank you for your nice comments. I've been a T + A fan for a long time. I couldn't resist and bought the T + A SDV 3100 HV. The built-in preamplifier gets along perfectly with the T + A M10 monos. The sparkling clean structure can be seen...
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    Sonus Faber Reference Series - Best preamp/amp/integrated options

    The measurements and filters are created with Acourate. The filters in WAV 384kHz/64bit format are stored in HQPlayer. Alternatively, Roon could be used, but the HQPlayer sounds a lot better.
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    Sonus Faber Reference Series - Best preamp/amp/integrated options

    I play the Sonus Faber Amati Futura on T + A M10 Monos. Powerful amplifiers are important for the Amatis because the impedance falls below 3 ohms. See Sonus Faber Amati Futura loudspeaker Measurements from stereophile. The Amatis go deep down to 18Hz. Too much in my room. I correct it...
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    Upgrade from PS Audio Directstream SR to EMM Labs DA2 v2...but downgrade from I2S to USB?

    The DA2 is a very nice device, which also appeals to me in terms of design. Isn't it the case that, regardless of the source format, everything is converted to 16xDSD / DSD1024? With my Terminator Plus I will try I2S over RJ45, because USB has its pitfalls. I would also be interested in your...
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    Furutech Pure Power 6E NCF

    @nirodha, thank you very much for this beautiful report. Your setup looks very good. The Furutech FI-50 NCF (R) plugs are quite heavy. In the past I fixed it with a butyl round cord (the shiny layer) on my T+A M10 Amps. I have ordered the Furutech NCF Booster. The screwing was done quickly...
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    Jcat Femto vs Jcat XE Xtreme Edition USB cards: Twice the Performance at Twice the Price?

    Yes, I was one of the very first to receive the JCAT USB XE. The Technology Some technical data: - Emerald OCXO (oven controlled oscillator) ± 0.005 (± 5 ppb) stability - ASM3142 USB 3.1 host controller - LT3045 linear regulators and filters eliminate noise interferences from a PC Compared to...
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    JCAT - power supplies and other products

    I think this is a very interesting product, as there is no need to go through a DC-ATX converter. So the ATX Molex sockets can be wired directly. What PIN quality are the Molex connections made with? For example, I like to use gold-plated PINs. For example Molex Part Number: 457501212 Mini-Fit...
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    @alvin1118 , thank you very much. And you sell very good audio equipment. :)
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    I found the answer: the spikes are loosely attached with a rubbery sticky substance. Recesses are milled into the floor to ensure an exact position. I replaced the spikes with fis Audio Magic Spacer Z1, which coincidentally fit exactly into the recesses. The matching part is fis Audio Magic...
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    StreamFidelitys Setup

    Minor changes ... but some costs ... luckily combined with an increase in sound! :D The JCAT PCIe Cards USB XE & NET Femto are supplied with clean 5V power by the JCAT OPTIMO 3 DUO. That brought a boost more blackness and stage into the sound. The Denafrips Terminator has been replaced by...
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    In the Rhodium living room

    Congratulations on this beautiful setup. Very few have the space to place the TIDAL Agoria.
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    The Sound of Analog, the Sound of Digital

    Why do you prefer analog?
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    Furutech NCF AC Plugs: Gold vs Rhodium Reviewed!

    I don't want to adorn myself with this feathers. ;) Fis Audio did the soldering for me. With a very special solder (it's a trade secret):
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    Furutech NCF AC Plugs: Gold vs Rhodium Reviewed!

    I highly recommend the Furutech FI-50 NCF. I used it to assemble all of my cables with a high power consum. Even on the GigaWatt Power Line Conditioner PC-2 EVO +, I had the disappointingly bad socket exchanged for the Furutech FI-06 R NCF Rhodium socket. In the picture on the right is the...

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