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Old 12-01-2017, 10:05 AM
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Default Magicos with IsoAcoustics GAIA speaker isolators

Anyone have experience using these with Magico speakers? Favorably reviewed in October Stereophile, and pricing is attractive.
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Old 12-01-2017, 12:03 PM
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I use them with Vandersteen speakers. Talked to Dave
Morrison, the owner before purchase. I am very happy with the results. No the are not Magicos but the results would be the same. Wider and more solid bass and soundstage.
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No experience with Magico, but I like mine with Dynaudio Contour 30. The price is right and well worth the effort. Buy from Crutchfield or Music Direct with 60 day return and find out for yourself. The only possible issue is maximum speaker weight of 220lbs for the Gaia I footers. How much do your Magico speakers weigh?
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170 lbs - well within spec. Thanks, guys.
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