Prices: Pictor, $18,000; DC filter, $5000
Doug said: The sound of the Pictor-Taurus-DC filter combination wasn’t just special -- to my ears, its spaciousness, resolution, and smoothness were spectacular enough to be considered the state of the art.
Read the SoundStage! Hi-Fi review.
The gist: Pair it with a Constellation power amp for SOTA sound.