Jazdoc's "Not Off The Rack" System

was lucky enough to be able to join jazdoc Thursday night for a listen to his new Etsuro Bordeaux cartridge. jazdoc had 20 or so hours on this beauty so far and is working on fine tuning the ...

posted 5 months ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

16f4,thank you for your service. and thanks for the kind words.you would be welcome to come by anytime you are in the Seattle area. and i meant what i ...

posted 6 months ago

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16f4's Current System

i like it. just the music.there are times when my big system is more a burden than advantage......with streaming at the quality it is now, if i had it to do over again, i would ...

posted 6 months ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

Ken,my guy is not too available. where are you located? the more i think about it, if i were starting over now, honestly i would recommend the Ampex ATR-...

posted 6 months ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

hi Ken,nice room and system, btw. congrats!the A-807 is a 'little brother' to my A-820's, and if you can find one of those in great shape, then it woul...

posted 6 months ago

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From Electrostats to Horns -More Steps

hi Bill.love the pictures of your Austin room, somehow never seen them before. looks like a great place to listen, love all the little touches. first class gear line-up. hope yo...

posted 7 months ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

Archguy,appreciate the kind offer. it is a blank canvas and you are not the first to suggest i do something artistic with it. in some ways it's a missing piece of the visuals.

posted 8 months ago

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Archguy's Extra Systems

awesome systems and pictures. just beautiful. eye candy to the highest order, bravo!great spots to listen......enjoy!

posted 8 months ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

hi Arnie,sorry for the delay in my response. somehow i missed this until just now.and you are correct; that front center large round diffuser had a tri...

posted 9 months ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

hi David,good thoughtful question. sorry if this answer is long winded, but it's not simple to answer.the basic differences between the Taiko Tana 'sys...

posted 9 months ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

finally posting a bunch of new additions.---2 new turntables, 1 with new l---new phono preamp---new phono cartridge---addition of...

posted 10 months ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

@b_limo; again sorry for my delayed response.appreciate those very nice words. my system certainly has been a labor of love and very long ter...

posted about 1 year ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

@sbonamo, sorry for my late response. not paying enough attention.thanks for the kind words, and glad the Aqua Formula has been good for you....

posted about 1 year ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

hello Andrew,thanks. you can come over whenever you are in the neighborhood. i often have music loving visitors and enjoy it. ...

posted over 1 year ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

thank you facten, for the kind comment.

posted over 1 year ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

hi Simon,thanks for the kind comments. and obviously agree on the Tosca.regarding the Taiko Stechi grounding boxes; i do use 5 in the system right now,...

posted over 1 year ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

i finally updated my gear list and pictures.i still need to go back and comment on each picture so it will be more clear about certain changes.the high...

posted over 1 year ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

"I call shotgun"you would be welcome to visit for a listen anytime.

posted almost 2 years ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

hi Russ,listening a lot in 2019......but after some changes a year ago, the system has reached an equilibrium point where I'm just happy and enjoying and not really pondering any changes....

posted almost 2 years ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

Mark, thanks and a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you and your family too.Mike

posted almost 2 years ago

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Texas Heat with Apogees and TRL amps

Ish,i will be very excited to see how your project turns out. congrats on getting it started!!!Mike

posted over 2 years ago

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Stan's system

sorry to say that apparently Stan has passed away. I did not know Stan but i did notice another member posted this thread a few days ago.

posted over 2 years ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

Post #4 on the subject. this one is from later in 2015 in August and mostly deals with solving a 12db suckout around 30hz. but it is related to the whole room tuning subject. and at this point I...

posted over 2 years ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

Post # 3 on this subject. this is from early 2015 too, answering questions about how I selected the fabric and how i applied the fabric treatments.>>>>>>>any fabric w...

posted over 2 years ago

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Mike Lavigne's System

post #2 on this subject.re-reading my post from early 2015 below, I see I never addressed removing the RPG Skylines specifically. and I can't find where I wrote about that. so here was ho...

posted over 2 years ago

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