Purist Audio Design Proteus Interconnect (By Wlibur)

Purist Proteus review.As some of you may know I recently reviewed a pair of Purist Dominus. I also took a lot of grief from some of our fellow AudiogoNers for letting them get away. I had a couple of weeks with them which allowed me enough time to form enough of an...

Purist Audio Design Dominus Interconnect

As some of you may know I posted a thread asking which set-up would sound better; 1) using short interconnects and having the equipment rack between the speakers, or 2) moving the front-end equipment off to the side and having only the amplifier between the speakers....

Magwire Speaker Cable REDUX

Don’t even read another sentence of this; it’s a complete and utter waste of your time. Why anyone would listen to another person’s opinion on the sonic attributes of a piece of junk wire, or any wire, or any component for that matter, is completely beyond me. For...

Magwire Speaker Cable

Since the magwire apparently doesn’t improve with age, then I’m comfortable with my assessment of the cables, at least in my system.I began with the Bruce Dunlap CD, my initial reaction was WOW! The first thing I noticed was the extension on the top end, which seemed...

Magwire Speaker Cable 2

MAG WIRES“Almost Perfect”At the June meeting, Foodman lent me the Mag Wires that Roozer had made for him. The next day, I inserted them into my system, taking out the double shotgun run of Audioquest Midnight II speaker cables that have been my speaker cable of choice...

Cryo Parts Power Cords Nucleus and Polestar

REVIEW OF TWO CRYO PARTS POWER CORDS: Nucleus and PolestarAfter two weeks in my system these babies have really opened up. Let me explain. Here’s what I wrote two weeks ago after they had been inserted in my system for only several hours:“I put the Polestar on the...

Audio Note Interconnects

Over the last several weeks, I have had the pleasure of auditioning three different sets of interconnects: two lower-in-the-line Audio Note silver interconnects, AN-S and AN-V, and an Audio Note copper interconnect, the Lexus. I did not really intend to engage in...

HT Pro-Silway IC’s

REVIEW OF A HARMONIC TECHNOLOGY INTERCONNECT- Harmonic Technology vs. Nirvana Forch dropped off his 1.5 meter runs of Harmonic Technology Pro-Silway II interconnects ($439 per meter), allowing me to borrow them while he went on vacation. (Generous guy, forch. Very...

Magwire Speaker Cable 3

MAG WIRES – some ramblings about cable theory.I’ve done a lot of experimenting and research into cables. Being from an Electrical Engineering background I find some of the more esoteric concepts interesting. For example, there are those who can prove that...

PEAR CABLE INTERCONNECTS: Comice (silver) and Bosc (copper)

Ok; let me explain first the set-up protocol. I put a high-quality (i. e. solid metal, gold-plated) Y signal-splitter on the analogue output jacks of my Sony SCD-777 ES digital player. On one set of jacks I hooked up my reference IC (Nirvana SL, $750 per meter)...