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by SteveC
Fri Mar 08, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Spotted
Topic: PS audio CD player
Replies: 9
Views: 887

Re: PS audio CD player

It may not be relevant anymore but the DirectStream Memory player is £6,500 and now discontinued. The DirectStream DAC is about £5,500 with an additional £600-700 for the Bridge II. PS Audio are currently developing a ‘cost no object’ DAC and a more advanced disc player which, currently, will be CD ...
by SteveC
Mon Jan 28, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: bristol show 2019 22-24 feb
Replies: 14
Views: 1406

Re: bristol show 2019 22-24 feb

I’m going on the Friday.
by SteveC
Fri Jan 11, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: The Park Bench
Topic: tagging, computers - shouting
Replies: 11
Views: 1259

Re: tagging, computers - shouting

Hi Chris, WVs don’t tag well at all which is why all my music is converted to FLAC.
by SteveC
Fri Jan 04, 2019 12:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Annual Christmas funds to keep the Forum running.
Replies: 10
Views: 1076

Re: Annual Christmas funds to keep the Forum running.

How much was collected?
by SteveC
Sat Dec 29, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Naiming and shaming
Replies: 44
Views: 4200

Re: Going to the dark side?

You could always have a chat with Paul Hobson - I’m not sure he does Wilson Benesch but he certainly does the other brands you mentioned.
by SteveC
Sat Dec 29, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Are we doing In & Out this year?
Replies: 40
Views: 3073

Re: Are we doing In & Out this year?

Out: Cyrus DACXP Sig Cyrus X300 Sigs Cyrus Stream X Sig Cyrus Phono Sig Tellurium Q Black interconnects and speaker cables Audio com modded Oppo 105D Cyrus X300Sigs for rear speakers Cyrus Mono X for centre In: Bryston 17B3/4B3 pre/power PS Audio DirectStream DAC Melco N1A/H server/streamer PS Audio...
by SteveC
Tue Dec 18, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Naiming and shaming
Replies: 44
Views: 4200

Re: Going to the dark side?

I picked up a 15 year old Bryston 3B SST on eBay for £1,400. It still had three year warranty on it. It is far better than my previous X300 Signatures. Great grip on lower frequencies and very transparent. I’m sure that there other similarly good second-hand buys around.
by SteveC
Thu Dec 13, 2018 11:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Has this happened to other CU members?
Replies: 13
Views: 1314

Re: Has this happened to other CU members?

Choose speakers with sloping tops. 8)
by SteveC
Thu Nov 22, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus
Replies: 47
Views: 5053

Re: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus

RichardLowe wrote:
David H wrote:
SteveC wrote:i’ll have to let you try the Townshends.


Once again, that's both generous & evil.


It could be worse, Steve could have offered you "The Kiss" along with them!


I just like to share the joy (pain).
by SteveC
Mon Nov 19, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus
Replies: 47
Views: 5053

Re: A last, long goodbye to Cyrus

I knew you had made your decision after extended listening but didn’t realise your listening process had been that thorough.

i’ll have to let you try the Townshends.
by SteveC
Sun Nov 18, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HiFi Show Live, Windsor
Replies: 9
Views: 1247

Re: HiFi Show Live, Windsor

Great report, thanks.
by SteveC
Wed Nov 07, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Speaker cable are we all using
Replies: 43
Views: 4329

Re: What Speaker cable are we all using

Czechchris wrote:
SteveC wrote:I was using Tellurium Q Ultra Black but now using borrowed Townshend F1 Fractals.


You still got them, Steve? What do you think of them now?


;D Exceptionally transparent, a true window on what goes before.
by SteveC
Mon Nov 05, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Speaker cable are we all using
Replies: 43
Views: 4329

Re: What Speaker cable are we all using

I was using Tellurium Q Ultra Black but now using borrowed Townshend F1 Fractals.
by SteveC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is the dac xp sig a massive upgrade?
Replies: 13
Views: 1997

Re: Is the dac xp sig a massive upgrade?

You will find that the DACXP Sig comes into its own with X300 Sigs. They really complement one another.