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    Anyone Understand Design Approach of Stenheim? What are they doing differently from Magico, YG, Wilson, etc., to have High Sensitivity?

    Hello Sorry to rush in this conversation, but not all manufacturers specify power response at 1W.On our amplifiers, we specify FR on 95% of max power. For example, when we say that the new Forte is -3db at 10Hz, this is on 55W output, not on mW levels,which would be lower of course. I do...
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    Thanks for the comments.Greetings from CY
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    They are crossed at 105Hz. Many crossover parameters are adjusted on the fly via Bluetooth app.we developed both the app and the electronics controlling and switching the parameters of the crossover.(group delay, variable slopes, level adjustment to name some parameters) .Not a digital or...
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    Throat is that small hole on top (of the fourth section of the midbass horn).18mm Finish is our proprietary Liquid Carbon ,applied on stacked ply
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    Hello Bill A quite special compression driver,can take acoustic load down to 60-80Hz Cheers
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    Aries Cerat...A Photographic Exhibition

    Hello Bill That is in Belgium , up the coast, i forget the region.. Cheers, Stavros
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    AC Preamps: Impera II & Impera Signature

    Hello Yes we do have a number of clients that use the Impera with SS amps (most SS are high gain). Sonically it is great match, but sometimes we needed less gain from the preamp.Thus the development of the lower gain units. 20k is a healthy load, our amps are usually lower than that:) Best...
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    AC Preamps: Impera II & Impera Signature

    Hello The Ref has OI of ~200ohm. If you want to mate the Impera Ref to high gain amps like the such of Gryphon for ex, we have developed different output transformers, which not only lower the gain to be more fitted to HG amps, but as a result the output impedance is also lowered significantly...
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    Aries distributor in France

    Hello Laurent I have replied your email from our info@ account few days ago,but i would not be surprised if the email bounced, which is often lately.Apologies,we need to change servers it seems. Will resend you an email tomorrow from different account. Yes 080.fr is our French distribution for...
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    Cello Videos

    Headphones on :)
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    Review of Helene and Incito S , from Hi Fi Advice

    Our Helene and Incito S just got a fantastic review from Hi Fi Advice. ""Not only did the tube combo match the twice as expensive CH DAC in nearly every aspect, it even improved on it in two very important areas."" " It simply does it all while introducing virtually no character of its own. It...
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    Aries Cerat Signature System ‘La Lune’

    Hello, were you directing the question to TheMoon or regarding the video? In the video, amps used are the Essentia amplifiers, this video was during final tuning of the first production batch. Cheers Stavros
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    Aries Cerat Signature System ‘La Lune’

    Hello TheMoon I just wanted to welcome you from WBF as well, to our AC family :) Cheers Stavros
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    Aries Cerat Symphonia Review

    That is the standard version,before the LE :) Cheers Stavros
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    Visit to Marc C.'s (SpiritOfMusic's) House in England

    As for example, the same system had one channel at -2 and other at +5 for a number of days , as owner did not notice, while listening off axis all the time :) I quietly go away ..... Cheers
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    Full Limited Edition Aries Cerat System Build and World Exclusive LEGEND Series!

    Hello That unit above is custom ,it is based though on our ACSUT-1B model, which is 4,400e retail. Customization options includes from a range multiple inputs, multiple SUTs to inductive loading options. Cheers Stavros
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    AC Preamps: Impera II & Impera Signature

    Hello Thank you for the great writeup of your audio journey in this thread and the previous thread. I just want to pitch in..The new Impera Sig carries the new Gen2 Inverted Triode tech, and was the first design to carry the new tech, The Gen1 Inverted Triode is, IMVHO a technology to be...
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    Preamp Aries vs Cello ?

    Hello Francisco Floating that the Pin2(hot) and Pin3(cold) are driven from the secondary output transformer, and which the secondary is not center tapped and not connected to Pin1. In 99% of the cases floating secondary means less noise and better signal balance.For the 1% of the cases, Pin 1...
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    Preamp Aries vs Cello ?

    Hello The output of the Incito S in XLR are true balanced, and floating. The XLR input is pseudobalanced, unless you order the optional true XLR input. However ,output is always true balanced when XLR is used, and the switch on XLR(lift) position. Cheers Stavros
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    What are some of the top 845 Amplifiers you have heard?

    Hello gents It was only for tube availability purposes. We have as policy to have in reserve stock at least 10 pairs of tubes for every unit produced.So we decided to slow down , and keep 813 units as limited edition pieces for the Genus and Concero Series, and as standard only for our top...
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    Aries Cerat Talos Signature Worth It?

    Hello We do not have or had any dealer or distributor in Indonesia,not sure what local dealer mentioned he carries our brand, but i can assure you we have none at the moment. I would agree with dwhistance , get the phono which sound comes closer to your ear preferences.Gain can be...
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    Aries Cerat Talos Signature Worth It?

    Hello I think it is better to ask people that actually heard the units in question, not just seen pictures :) Where is your location?
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    Aries Cerat Talos Signature Worth It?

    Hello I am very poor at describing the sound of my equipment, maybe reason be my poor English, in addition that, when i design i try to remove all character inducing properties in the chain. As the review stated "The Aries Cerat Talos Signature is the best phono preamp I have had the pleasure...
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    Aries Cerat Talos Signature Worth It?

    Hello The internal SUT of the Talos Sig (and Ref) are custom designed for each individual client, to better fit the carts in use. You can of course use your own SUT connected to the other available inputs ,with your 33/36db SUT the total gain would be 97/100db (64+36) which is extremely high in...
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    Super3 - a supercapacitor LPS, by Farad Power Supplies

    Hello Brad The two types cannot be further from each other in specs and applications :) Only name
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    Glorious integrated revolution - Genus from Aries Cerat

    Hi Thank you very much.I appreciate it. Cheers Stavros
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    Glorious integrated revolution - Genus from Aries Cerat

    Hello and good morning Genus is successfully matched with lower sensitivity speakers, with the limitations of course of max spl that you can get from 25W. Other than that, the systems around the world include speakers from SF (low sensitivity) to mid and high sensitivity. Verity can go rather...
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    Talos Signature phono review

    Our Talos Signature phono system review from Matej Isak is out. We are very happy to announce that our design was given an Editors Choice award, among other compliments "The Aries Cerat Talos Signature is the best phono preamp I have had the pleasure of testing, regardless of whether it's...

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