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Schiit Happened: The Story of the World's Most Improbable Start-Up

Discussion in 'Jason Stoddard' started by jason stoddard, Jan 23, 2014.
  1. Pietro Cozzi Tinin
    Flowers sooth the soul.
     
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  2. GearMe
    Much like some music can!
     
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  3. Odin412
    I upgraded from the Audioengine N22 integrated amp used as a power amp. The Saga has remained in the system with a new production Psvane tube.

    The improvements that the Aegir brought were a smoother treble and more open and resolving midrange without getting analytical.
     
  4. Smithington
    Every day is a school day!
     
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  5. Alexnova
    Bummer the Vidar got pushed back again on backorder :frowning2:
     
  6. Jason Stoddard
    Only silver is on backorder. We have plenty of black.
     
    Schiit Audio Stay updated on Schiit Audio at their sponsor page on Head-Fi.
     
    https://www.facebook.com/Schiit/ http://www.schiit.com/
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  7. bcowen
    And they sound good too. Or don't sound, whatever. And I even have silver ones, which probably don't sound as good as purple. :smile:
     
  8. Paladin79
    Mr. Cowen gifted me a complete set of tubes for a Cary amp, if he wanted paisley cables I would try to make them for him.:smile_phones:
     
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  9. jimmers
    Seems that only appeals to Apple folk
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  10. Darthpool
    @Paladin79 cross quoting this...I’m sure you have seen these before.... if not, I thought you would particularly like the bottle topper!
     
  11. Paladin79
    I have seen the bottom photo before but not the bottle stopper.

    In the top photo, they appear to be using the springs from watch band retainers. I have a fairly large kit of those, I may have to try it out. I have plenty of tubes.

    IMG_0760.jpg Some of my work with dud tubes on the right, a headphone rack, all wiring is internal. Both tubes are light but it may not show well in the photo.
     
    Last edited: Oct 9, 2019
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  12. Darthpool
    What is the tube amp to the left? Is it a Glenn amp? Also the spider tubes remind me of Ghost in the Shell robots...they look pretty cool! I like the bottle topper also pretty unique!
     
    Last edited: Oct 9, 2019
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  13. Paladin79
    Cary SLA 70 Mark II, I also have a Cary phono preamp I am borrowing and may luck into another piece in the near future. They lend themselves well to upgrades and general maintenance, this style amp is probably 20 years old so I have replaced many capacitors.

    This one is class A push-pull and produces about 35 watts per channel, plenty of power for the speakers I use. I like class A but it is not for everyone, especially when using tubes. My downstairs stays cool year round so that helps. :smile_phones:
     
    Last edited: Oct 10, 2019 at 7:42 AM
  14. hearditontheX
    Because I know nothing about tubes, especially when used for structural purposes, I wonder how many cycles that tube will endure as a hp holder.
     
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  15. audio philestine
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