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by hifinutt
Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pre amp suggestions please
Replies: 13
Views: 396

Re: Pre amp suggestions please

if you ever want to call into brum you can hear the pre 3 into a rather special amp and i think you will be rather blown away :) :) :) it is all system dependant though . you could spend more on a pre amp but i just like the bombproof build and remote and the incredible fine control i have had about...
by hifinutt
Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pre amp suggestions please
Replies: 13
Views: 396

Re: Pre amp suggestions please

i use the home theatre bypass in the pre 3 vbs . i just set one input at 80 and it remembers this . it has loads of inputs . today we have been testing it with a friend and had the rotel cd player in one input and chord dac 64 in another and it remembers each input . it was pretty good with both opt...
by hifinutt
Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pre amp suggestions please
Replies: 13
Views: 396

Re: Pre amp suggestions please

tony at coherant has a pre 3 vbs and maybe you could get a deal on the vbs1 it needs or a cheaper lns1 power supply

https://coherent-systems.co.uk/pre-owned-items-for-sale

i have 4 pre amps here at the moment and they are all so different ,
by hifinutt
Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pre amp suggestions please
Replies: 13
Views: 396

Re: Pre amp suggestions please

of course not too far from you is icon audio and worth looking at their stuff and this pre amp

http://www.iconaudio.com/main-products/ ... amplifier/
by hifinutt
Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pre amp suggestions please
Replies: 13
Views: 396

Re: Pre amp suggestions please

flip me callen , there have been no copper ones at that price for months !! if you see one grab it . yes the copper mark 2 mfa is superb . there are so many good pre amps . the bel canto pre 3 vbs is brilliant and has 200 individual steps in its marvellous remote control and is equivalent to the mfa...
by hifinutt
Sun Jan 20, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Reviews
Topic: PMC Fact 12
Replies: 8
Views: 296

Re: PMC Fact 12

thanks for write up joe, they sound like they are worth hearing
by hifinutt
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Private
Topic: FS Cyrus CD8 - Faulty
Replies: 3
Views: 259

Re: FS Cyrus CD8 - Faulty

i paid 50 pounds for one like this not too long ago
by hifinutt
Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you have a hifi bucket list?
Replies: 19
Views: 662

Re: Do you have a hifi bucket list?

mm never heard of them but i am sure they would sound nice in a derelict factory !!! not sure the damp would do them much good
by hifinutt
Fri Jan 11, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cyrus Pre X
Replies: 13
Views: 304

Re: Cyrus Pre X

thanks for that simon, there are some super integrated amps around but i guess pre power allows you to play more
by hifinutt
Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you have a hifi bucket list?
Replies: 19
Views: 662

Re: Do you have a hifi bucket list?

mmm nord and harbeth .... :o not sure that would work , but it might . so glad you have some atc actives waiting . one of the chaps on the wam [ the flash] bought a pair of atc scm40 and almost immediately upgraded to the active version . he is hunting for a pre amp now my son HATED the shl5plus , h...
by hifinutt
Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Reviews
Topic: Tannoy Eaton Legacy standmount speakers
Replies: 5
Views: 389

Re: Tannoy Eaton Legacy standmount speakers

ah now , got 3 systems on the go . the impulse taus are just AWESOME with some firebottle mono`s and are my main listening . they have huge sense of space the Tannoy eatons are in the lounge and are not conspicuous like so many predecessors eg martin logan summit x , focal diablo etc . they are a de...
by hifinutt
Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you have a hifi bucket list?
Replies: 19
Views: 662

Re: Do you have a hifi bucket list?

The list is too long and constantly changing. Recently I’ve been thinking about second (and third and fourth...) systems. Sugden a21 with some ProAc. Never heard either, forums say they are a match made in heaven. I’d like to find out. Leben 300 or 600, not sure about speakers, thought about Harbet...
by hifinutt
Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cyrus Pre X
Replies: 13
Views: 304

Re: Cyrus Pre X

Callen, do you mean there are sometimes issue with the volume control? I will probably have to buy "untested" over ebay or similar. Not easy to find Cyrus gear second hand here in Stockholm. "good bargain if you get one cheaply to match with something like a smartpower." Exactly...
by hifinutt
Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you have a hifi bucket list?
Replies: 19
Views: 662

Re: Do you have a hifi bucket list?

Czechchris wrote:A bigger living-room to accommodate bigger Tannoys! Not going to happen, though.


can`t you squeeze in some kensingtons then chris , surely they are not much bigger than yours ?
by hifinutt
Sat Jan 05, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Annual Christmas funds to keep the Forum running.
Replies: 10
Views: 539

Re: Annual Christmas funds to keep the Forum running.

ah was on here jan 4th 2019 i think