Category Archives: Marantz CD network receiver

I’m a break-in believer

I am a believer in break-in of audio components. I realize that some disagree, and I am open-minded enough to¬†accept their right to be wrong. Once I hooked up a system with a long run of cheap speaker wire and … Continue reading

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Focus on subs and tiny speakers, and followup on the Triton 7

When small can be great You may recall that I reported on a kitchen system I built my wife using Gallo A’Diva SE speakers and a Marantz MCR603 AM/FM/CD network receiver. The MCR603 has been replaced by a new model, … Continue reading

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The 100 square inch stereo

My wife wanted a nice stereo in the kitchen. She wanted FM radio, a CD player and access to the network for iTunes, Internet radio and Pandora. She also wanted to preserve all her cabinet space. I really wanted to … Continue reading

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