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Old 12-08-2013, 11:34 PM
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Default Another fun audio show in Japan

http://www.avcat.jp/event/2013/kokura/index.html


Be warned, lots of pictures.
Enjoy.

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Old 12-09-2013, 12:36 AM
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Thanks Toga!
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Old 12-09-2013, 12:52 AM
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Lots of great gear in those photos! Did you go?
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Geez, all that megabuck gear on tables like it's a Costco. Could you buy any of it on the spot??
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Old 12-09-2013, 01:10 AM
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Toga.......Thanks so much for posting these photos. Very interesting to see the TAD Reference One's and the JBL Everest's side by side.


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Old 12-09-2013, 01:25 AM
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Thanks for the pictorial tour, Toga. Lots of gear with no person in sight. Was this just before it was open to the public?
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Old 12-09-2013, 06:33 AM
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Glad you like it.
I didn't go there and never will, I am too far away.
one thing I always noticed from any shows in Japan is that, they don't use beefy an expensive speaker cables during the demo.
There are one speakers that I really love to try in my home, they are JBL DD67000 !!
as my very first hi-fi speakers were JBL L100t.
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Old 12-09-2013, 06:50 AM
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and here is a note from the original web site

*All pictures in this report are freely copyable and distributable.

so, feel free to distribute.
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Old 12-09-2013, 07:46 AM
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That looks like a great show with a lot of mega brands.

Accuphase is proudly represented I see.

Nagra is presenting its DAC and using the same setup as the Paris show. I just don't understand why they demonstrate the SS stereo amp and not some tube monoblock (the 300b was on a shelf in Paris).
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Thanks, antipop. Lots of very nice "stuff" to ogle.

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