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What pre/pro will your Outlaw 950 be replacing?


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#1 of 44 OFFLINE   Brian Steeves

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Posted April 05 2002 - 03:30 PM

I am curious what all the people that are getting an Outlaw 950 will be replacing?

#2 of 44 OFFLINE   Serge Breton

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Posted April 05 2002 - 06:09 PM

Acurus Act 3 processor here.

By the end of this month (April), i can feel my 950 is on it's way home Posted Image
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#3 of 44 OFFLINE   Dan Hitchman

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Posted April 05 2002 - 06:12 PM

Sony-ES Dolby Digital decoder & Millennium 2.4.6 DTS decoder.

Good bye half of the audio cables that I currently need! =)


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#4 of 44 OFFLINE   Kevin C Brown

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Posted April 05 2002 - 08:02 PM

If I can get some of the questions I have about the manual answered on the "manual" thread, my Sony TA-E9000ES would be gone.

Serge no thought about taking advantage of the Klipsch/Mondial Designs upgrade for the ACT 3?

(I have 2 Acurus A200x3 amps, and I'm stilling mulling this one. I've seen used Act3's for $600, and with the $900 upgrade price, puts you at $1500. More than the Outlaw, but potentially better performance and definately better looks Posted Image than the Outlaw.)
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#5 of 44 OFFLINE   Kevin McCurdy

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Posted April 05 2002 - 11:36 PM

The 950 will replace my Denon AVR 3300.

#6 of 44 OFFLINE   Jimmy Kilgour

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Posted April 05 2002 - 11:53 PM

The Outlaw will replace my Denon AVR-5700.

#7 of 44 OFFLINE   Jeffrey_S

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Posted April 06 2002 - 12:25 AM

The 950 will replace my Marantz SR780 receiver.

#8 of 44 OFFLINE   GaryMil

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Posted April 06 2002 - 12:39 AM

The 950 will replace my Denon 2801.
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#9 of 44 OFFLINE   Jason_S

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Posted April 06 2002 - 01:03 AM

The 950 will replace my Denon AVR-3300, too.

#10 of 44 OFFLINE   Jason Pancake

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Posted April 06 2002 - 01:28 AM

Along with a Parasound HCA-1205A, the 950 will replace a Sony Pro-Logic receiver I bought in 1994. My speakers are awaiting the day that I bring them home a new friend! I believe they will get along much better with their new friends compared to the Sony. I just recently made the move from Sony speakers to a decent Paradigm setup. Moving on up to say the least.

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Paradigm Monitor 11's (Fronts)
Paradigm Mini-Monitor (Rears)
Paradigm CC-370 (Center)
Paradigm PW-2200 or Servo 15 (Coming soon!)

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#11 of 44 OFFLINE   DennisG

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Posted April 06 2002 - 01:38 AM

950 will replace a Yamaha 795

#12 of 44 OFFLINE   Kevin. W

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Posted April 06 2002 - 01:56 AM

If I had the cash the 950 would replace my Marantz AV560U Pre/pro. But for now I'm content with my modest seperate setup.

Marantz A560U Pre/pro
Rotel RMB-1066(6x60..3x150)
Paradigm Mini Monitors(F/R)
Paradigm CC-350
Paradigm PS1000

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#13 of 44 OFFLINE   Deane Johnson

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Posted April 06 2002 - 02:15 AM

Jeffrey S:

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The 950 will replace my Marantz SR780 receiver.


I too have the Marantz SR780. I'd sure be insterested in hearing a report on how you like the transition. What amps will you use and what speakers are you driving?

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#14 of 44 OFFLINE   Luke_Khuc

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Posted April 06 2002 - 02:31 AM

it will replace my 4 year old dolby prologic creaky old sony receiver. model numbers not worth mentioning
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#15 of 44 OFFLINE   Dalton

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Posted April 06 2002 - 02:45 AM

The 950 will replace my Onkyo TXDS797 receiver.

#16 of 44 OFFLINE   Luis M

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Posted April 06 2002 - 02:54 AM

The 950-755 combo will replace my Denon 3801.

#17 of 44 OFFLINE   Trevor_J

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Posted April 06 2002 - 04:22 AM

The 950 will be replacing my Yamaha 2092 Receiver that I'm currently using as a preamp.
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#18 of 44 OFFLINE   Joe Mollura

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Posted April 06 2002 - 04:54 AM

950 will replace my yamaha 795

#19 of 44 OFFLINE   Brian Steeves

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Posted April 06 2002 - 05:03 AM

This is interesting.

Isn't there anyone replacing an older higher end pre/pro like a Lexicon, Marantz, B&K, Parasound, etc...?

#20 of 44 OFFLINE   Sean D

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Posted April 06 2002 - 05:10 AM

The 950 will be replacing my Marantz SR-7000.