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by hifinutt
Tue Oct 23, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus
Replies: 38
Views: 1099

Re: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus

yes i am sure they are good but when you need 7m lengths , it just is not cost effective . i am enjoying some lovely van damme 6mm studio with some fine wbt bananas and the system is romping away with the impulse taus . extremely good
by hifinutt
Mon Oct 22, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus
Replies: 38
Views: 1099

Re: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus

yes i have seen and heard them , they are MASSIVE , although not quite as big as the cable on those 240k speakers at the leamington spa show recently
by hifinutt
Fri Oct 12, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus
Replies: 38
Views: 1099

Re: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus

It’s just wire. Try a real blind test with your current cables and I’d be amazed if you could pick the change over. Actually, read up on the construction of these cables - they are dielectrics. they are certainly not ‘just wire’. just a small point , dielectric is the surrounding insulation or lack...
by hifinutt
Thu Oct 11, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus
Replies: 38
Views: 1099

Re: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus

oh my gosh , those fractal speaker cables cost more than the whole system !! i do like my chord epic in one system but the system i have with van damme studio 2.5 sounds sensational . only just upgrading to 6mm van damme studio with wbt 0644 banana . i heard the UK premier of the magico A3 recently ...
by hifinutt
Wed Oct 10, 2018 6:22 pm
Forum: Reviews
Topic: schiit saga
Replies: 22
Views: 1916

Re: schiit saga

very impressed with the saga which is still in sytem and will swop again in a few weeks to the freya
by hifinutt
Tue Oct 09, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Spotted
Topic: bel canto ref 1000mk2 , dac2.7 , cd2
Replies: 0
Views: 178

bel canto ref 1000mk2 , dac2.7 , cd2

bubbi selling some lovely bel canto stuff

good prices
the cd2 makes a superb transport as well

https://www.pinkfishmedia.net/forum/thr ... us.220361/
by hifinutt
Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Linn vs Lejonklou Amps
Replies: 4
Views: 304

Re: Linn vs Lejonklou Amps

mmm looks like the linn forum merging with the wam !!

https://hifiwigwam.com/forum/topic/1297 ... nt-2301708

gosh what hi fi forum closed down and they moved to the wam too
by hifinutt
Sat Oct 06, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Upgrade advice
Replies: 7
Views: 196

Re: Upgrade advice

always good to upgrade the amp , those b&w are lovely . you could stay with cyrus and go pre power or change to a beautiful integrated of which there are so many of course the rotel 1572 and 1592are an absolute beauty and they match B&w nicely . very good reviews vincent make some superb amp...
by hifinutt
Sat Oct 06, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Speaker cable are we all using
Replies: 25
Views: 665

Re: What Speaker cable are we all using

yes i just bought 12m of 5m studio grade vd for 84 quid delivered , just waiting for some nice s/h wbt 0644 to come to put on them
by hifinutt
Fri Oct 05, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: The Park Bench
Topic: BBC - Drowning in Plastic
Replies: 5
Views: 263

Re: BBC - Drowning in Plastic

nice to see someone else posting in the bench !! its very quiet these days

yes an important issue to tackle with plastic waste
by hifinutt
Fri Oct 05, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Speaker cable are we all using
Replies: 25
Views: 665

Re: What Speaker cable are we all using

yes using chord epic 2 runs into each tannoy speaker [ hf and lf] rather good also using 28 pound 2.5mm van damme copper studio into my impulse speakers and they just sound incredible , just got some 6mm van damme studio to try . very good cable for the money . can`t afford long runs in fancy cable ...
by hifinutt
Wed Oct 03, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Technical Queries
Topic: Help! Which order of wiring?
Replies: 4
Views: 399

Re: Help! Which order of wiring?

very wise , hang on to it

bel canto stuff lasts very well
by hifinutt
Wed Oct 03, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mains Lead
Replies: 7
Views: 329

Re: Mains Lead

yes , i use that screened cable but getting those nice copper furutech plugs is the icing on the cake .they are very well designed
by hifinutt
Wed Oct 03, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Technical Queries
Topic: Help! Which order of wiring?
Replies: 4
Views: 399

Re: Help! Which order of wiring?

yes would keep the naim as the pre and connect the bel canto to the naim

keep it as simple as possible , i use a bel canto fm1 into your lovely bel canto pre 3 to give a marvellous sound

that berning must sound sublime
by hifinutt
Wed Oct 03, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mains Lead
Replies: 7
Views: 329

Re: Mains Lead

it might taste better but you might choke afterwards !! what an utterly stupid amount of money !!
i am saving for some of david brooks marvellous furutech cables that are 115 quid and they are more than adequate