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Synergistic Research UEF Tuning Circuits and XOT Crossover Transducers

July 14, 2014
Synergistic Research UEF Tuning Circuits and XOT Crossover Transducers

Mike Girardi has posted a review of the Synergistic Research UEF Tuning Circuits ($150) and XOT Crossover Transducers ($399) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “The employment of the UEF Tuning Circuits did not add its own flavor to the music but tended to enhance the energy balance between the fundamental and overtones resulting in...
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HiFi Tuning Supreme and Audio Horizons Platinum Reference Audiophile Fuses

July 10, 2014
HiFi Tuning Supreme and Audio Horizons Platinum Reference Audiophile Fuses

Robert Youman has posted a review of the HiFi Supreme ($59-$89) and Audio Horizons Platinum Reference ($115-$135) audiophile fuses at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “Well, based on my description, you would think that the victory was clear but you would be wrong. My buddy preferred the Supreme fuses. I preferred the Platinum Reference fuses....
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Sistrum Apprentice Series SP-SA-103 Isolation Platform

July 2, 2014
Sistrum Apprentice Series SP-SA-103 Isolation Platform

Norm Luttbeg has posted a review of the Sistrum Apprentice Series SP-SA-103 isolation platform ($399) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “I guess that I always have noted that virtually all vibration-controlling devices have more impact on some components, but this one is of a much greater magnitude than others I have noted. I should...
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Bybee Curl Holographic Power Source Power Conditioner

July 2, 2014
Bybee Curl Holographic Power Source Power Conditioner

Moreno Mitchell has posted a review of the Bybee Curl Holographic Power Source power conditioner ($5495) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “With the addition of the new Bybee Curl in my system, I personally feel as though I have entered into a new territory of what we call super high fidelity playback. The noise...
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Synergistic Research Quantum Fuse SR 20

June 24, 2014
Synergistic Research Quantum Fuse SR 20

Norm Luttbeg has posted a review of the Synergistic Research Quantum Fuse SR 20 ($69) at Stereo Times. His conclusion: “I think the quantum tunneling on a Tesla coil is key to the sound of these fuses, and the consumer can only get it from SR with their third generation Tesla Coil. This, of...
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Vibex Granada Double DC Filter

June 17, 2014
Vibex Granada Double DC Filter

Srajan Ebaen has posted a review of the Vibex Granada Double DC filter (€2000) at 6moons. His conclusions: “At only €100 more than his Three 11R and subtracting just 3 outlets in trade, the Vibex Granada improves demonstrably over what’s been my reference conditioner. The kicker, again, is that it does so by going...
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Synergistic Research HFT and FEQ Room Treatments, and XOT Crossover

June 16, 2014
Synergistic Research HFT and FEQ Room Treatments, and XOT Crossover

Howard Kneller has posted a review of the HFT ($75 each) and FEQ ($750) room treatments, and XOT crossover ($399/pair) at SoundStage! Ultra. His conclusions: “Synergistic Research’s HFT, FEQ, and XOT work, but their effects were not on the usual scale of audiophile tweaks; e.g., “I definitely heard a difference.” In fact, relegating these...
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Symposium Acoustics Svelte and Segue Line of Platforms

June 14, 2014
Symposium Acoustics Svelte and Segue Line of Platforms

Andre Marc has posted a review of the Svelte and Segue line of platforms ($199-$499) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: ” Symposium Acoustics has made it clear to me that their suite of products is essential to maximizing the potential of any high end system. The company is not the flavor of the month,...
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Perpetual Audio King Kong Platform and DC-1 Dynamic Controller

June 11, 2014
Perpetual Audio King Kong Platform and DC-1 Dynamic Controller

Stephen Yan has posted a review of the King Kong Platform and DC-1 Dynamic Controller at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “I have nothing but praise and admiration for Freddie Kwoh’s creations. Like any good magician, he pulls tricks out of hats that surprise and delight the audience. The KK platform must be used with...
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Synergistic Research HFT and EFQ Acoustic Devices

June 10, 2014
Synergistic Research HFT and EFQ Acoustic Devices

Steve Marsh has posted a review of the Synergistic Research HFT ($75 each) and EFQ ($750) acoustic devices at 6moons. His conclusions: “While I found the effects of the Synergistic Research HFT and FEQ devices to be more powerful or overall easier to hear than the Audio Magic devices, they both had distinct merits....
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Blue Circle Audio BC60X1 Power Conditioner

June 1, 2014
Blue Circle Audio BC60X1 Power Conditioner

Philip Beaudette has posted a review of the Blue Circle Audio BC60X1 power conditioner ($4495) at SoundStage! Hi-Fi. His conclusions: “If there’s something you don’t like about the sound of your current stereo, it’s unlikely that the BC60X1 will fix the problem — there are other changes you can make that will have a...
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Essence Reference II Power Cords and Power Distributor

May 28, 2014
Essence Reference II Power Cords and Power Distributor

Marc Mickelson has posted a review of the Essence Reference II power cords ($1999) and Power Distributor ($2999) at The Audio Beat. His conclusions: “In fact, more obvious could be the tagline for these products. If you like your electronics (and why wouldn’t you?), your reasons will be more obvious. The things that differentiate...
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Frank FPBS Power Conditioner

May 21, 2014
Frank FPBS Power Conditioner

Sujesh Pavithran has posted a review of the Frank FPBS power conditioner ($2600) at audiofi.net. His conclusions: “After months of living with the FPBS, and taking into account my A/B test, I now feel it’s going to be impossible not to have it in my system. It isn’t visually intrusive, but the improvements it...
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Entreq Grounding Products

May 20, 2014
Entreq Grounding Products

Roy Gregory has posted a review of the Entreq grounding products at The Audio Beat. His conclusions: “I think the first conclusion is simple: There’s no substitute in terms of cost effectiveness or benefit to the installation of a proper clean ground arrangement. Used in conjunction with a dedicated AC spur or ring and...
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Synergistic Research Tranquility Bases, Transporter Ultra and UEF Tuning Circuits

May 19, 2014
Synergistic Research Tranquility Bases, Transporter Ultra and UEF Tuning Circuits

Jason Victor Serinus has posted a review of the Synergistic Research Tranquility Bases ($1995 eqch), Transporter Ultra ($2295) and UEF Tuning Circuits ($250/set of 4) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “The sole reason I began my exploration of high-end audio was to bring me closer to the source of creation of the music I love....
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Codia Acoustic Design Stage 1000 Equipment Rack

May 16, 2014
Codia Acoustic Design Stage 1000 Equipment Rack

Glen Wagenknecht has posted a review of the Codia Acoustic Design Stage 1000 equipment rack ($1320) at 6moons. His conclusions: “If you are coming from the well-endowed side of the fiscal and experience spectrum, the Stage 1000 will at the very least merit a nod of appreciation. There’s a lot of technology working successfully...
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Bybee Technology Super Effect Speaker Bullets Mk II

May 12, 2014
Bybee Technology Super Effect Speaker Bullets Mk II

Clement Perry has posted a review of the Bybee Technology Super Effect Speaker Bullets Mk II ($5500/set of 4) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “The Bybee Super Effect Speaker Bullets are the ultimate tweak for a guy like me. It forces me to keep my focus where it belongs: on the music. For this...
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SVS SoundPath Isolation Feet

May 10, 2014
SVS SoundPath Isolation Feet

Peter Davey has posted a review of the SVS SoundPath isolation feet ($45/4) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “If you’re in the air about speaker isolation, or any isolation at that point— I suggest you start here if anywhere. The pricing isn’t audiophile crazy, and what you get for the money is spot on.”...
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Dirac Research Live Room Correction Suite

May 6, 2014
Dirac Research Live Room Correction Suite

Kal Rubinson has posted a review of the multi-channel version of Dirac Research Live Room Correction Suite in his Music in the Round column at Stereophile. His conclusions: “Dirac’s Live Room Correction Suite has hooked me. Yes, it’s limited to 24-bit/96kHz PCM resolution (24/192 is promised), but no matter. More experiments, comparisons, and independent...
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High Fidelity Cable Magnetic Wave Guide Power Conditioner

May 5, 2014
High Fidelity Cable Magnetic Wave Guide Power Conditioner

Norm Luttbeg has posted a review of the High Fidelity Cable Magnetic Wave Guide power conditioner ($16,900) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “On many recordings one senses the broad expanse of the recording venue with the High Fidelity Magnetic Waveguide Power Filer. You almost sense that you are there. The noise level drops dramatically...
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