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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

    haha ... excellent.  now you can start hunting for an original arnold: english, scottish, cornish dances on lyrita label.  <edit> how many $$$$ ??   another vinyl treasure is john renbourn's Sir John A Lot (Of Merrie Englandes Musyk Thyng & Ye Grene Knyghte) ... i bought the windham hill...
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

    must be a heavy bird ... having a hard time getting off the runway.   i wonder how UT is faring with the slotted bendix?  that was some fast delivery. i sent yours only 1 day later, but the posties decided to take a 3-day weekend.
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

    @DecentLevi  ... where are my manners?  ... thank you for the kind words.
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

      i thought about the oled ... but $7k cdn for the 65" e6 ... that was way too much shuck to swallow.  so i'm very happy with the 8500 ... blacks are very black, way super contrast, literally no light bleed at the edges and only minimal bloom with white text on black background.  a momentary &...
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

          is it real or is it memorex ---- is it real or is it g.e.c.?   if it's fake, then it is bloody good job.  but there is something about the printing on the box end flaps ... need to check with a known, real box.
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

    good question ... i could have sworn this is what i remember from my readings of tube history ... oh well, as roseanne roseannadanna used to say ... nevermind ...   but i do like my raytheon 5751 ... a lot.
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

      might i proffer pcc88 (if you can find at a reasonable price).  7v tube but it works fine in 6v applications.
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

          these are monk plus.  i hated them when i first put them on --- thought they sounded awful --- but then next day, the monk appeared.
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

    & LR, he's gettin' this baby; also on the fast train, but different platform ...  
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

    yep, this one's on the fast train comin' at ya ...  hope it plays nice.  
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

    & as previously mentioned, 10A = elise is smokin'  (& not good smoke either).   fyi:   we421a:  long discourse, read it all ---  http://www.head-fi.org/t/506133/visual-evidence-tung-sol-5998-western-electric-421   <edit>  oops, UT beat me to it ... again.
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

      let's take this to pm so as not to sully this wonderful thread with our sleazy   deals ...  heheheh.
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

        i saw that ... thought about bidding ... but the pix didn't show the slots ... so i demurred. mine is more used but still quite good (i think -- my tester has faulty 6v operation so i can't get any useful readings) ... & like you, i have a single.  double halo getters     maybe we...
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    Feliks Audio Elise Impressions Thread – a New Start (please read first post for summary)

    not only that ... had another listen to monks w dm black celebration .. seems to be improving from last nite but dang ... that fit, must be a ramsay bolton creation.
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