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Chris May
2005-03-15, 16:41
Trying to remember.... Was at a friends place. I think it was an older
model NAD AV reciever, probably comperable to their 763...

CM

-----Original Message-----
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[mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of Karel Tromp
Sent: Tuesday, March 15, 2005 6:23 PM
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Subject: [slim] What do you use behind the SB?


It looks very nice, what do you use for powering this?

Karel


On Tue, 15 Mar 2005 18:22:27 -0500, Chris May <chris (AT) concatmedia (DOT) com>
wrote:
> I hooked a SB1 to a tube pre-amp, and WOW what a difference!
>
> I was using a VAC pre-amp, their cheap one - about $2500ish. This was
> using theinternal DAC and analog out on the SB. I cannot wait to hear

> what the SB2 will sound like!
>
> http://www.vac-amps.com/Auricle_Preamplifier.htm
>
> Chris
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of Richard
> Elen
> Sent: Tuesday, March 15, 2005 5:51 PM
> To: Slim Devices Discussion
> Subject: [slim] What do you use behind the SB?
>
> Karel Tromp wrote:
> > ...The Apogee Mini-DAC is also
> > named as an excellent DAC for signals from CD, PC (yes) and other
> > digital devices.
>
> I used to work for Apogee, so I'm biased (which way?), but their stuff

> is very good indeed. They often have specials of one sort or another,
> at: http://www.apogeedigital.com/products/specials.php
>
> The Mini-DAC is nice because it's relatively inexpensive, small and
> portable but their rack-mount devices are excellent too.
>
> --Richard E
>
>