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New Review of Lotus GS Series Cables Drops!

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A new review of Lotus Series cables, by Mark Pearson of Positive-Feedback Online, hits the web, the first Lotus Series review since 2011 when Russell Lichter of Stereo Times put a Lotus Type SE cable system through its paces! The Lotus GS (Golden Standard) Series cables represent the most current iteration of the venerable Lotus Series two generations removed from the Lotus TSE Series.

The Lotus GS Series cables are available as interconnects, digital cables, power cords and speaker cables. The series utilizes the latest versions of DD’s high performance multi-layer insulation systems and ultra-wide bandwidth shields!

The Lotus GS Series cables are reference quality cables that transmit musical signals with utmost clarity, phase integrity, relaxed natural dynamics, ultra-wide bandwidth frequency extension, explosive speed and supernova level power! Try them in your system for a riveting and revelatory musical experience!

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Dynamic Design Cables win TAS 2022 Editors’ Choice Awards!

Dynamic Design Cables win the prestigious The Absolute Sound 2022 Editors’ Choice Awards! Thank you to Neil Gader and The Absolute Sound for bestowing Dynamic Design Cables with this highly coveted award for our Lotus and Titania Series cables that deliver the ultimate low distortion performance

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Titania Series

The Titania Series bridges the gap between the Heritage Series and the affordable Lotus Series. Its design criteria and performance goals mirror that of the Heritage Series, so it’s more of a less expensive version of the Heritage Series than a higher performance Lotus Series. It utilizes, essentially, the same materials, processes and, technologies as the Heritage Series. It’s a natural, detailed, tactile and nuanced design that delivers tremendous insight into your favorite recordings! Its wide-bandwidth performance is an asset to all well-designed high-performance systems.

Price starting at $2000.

 Lotus Series

The Lotus Series may be the “baby” of our line of products, but it packs quite a performance punch. Its design goals are the same as its more expensive stablemates. Its materials and processes are identical to that of its stablemates, only sacrificing in the absence of our more advanced shielding technologies. Its wide-bandwidth performance is absolutely world-class, offering a reference quality open window into your recorded media. It delivers a linear, extended, dynamic and powerful performance that fully reveal the design aspirations of your components!

Price starting at $1000.

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Dynamic Design Cables Win TAS 2021 ECA!

Dynamic Design Cables win the prestigious The Absolute Sound 2021 Editors’ Choice Awards! Thank you to Neil Gader and The Absolute Sound for bestowing Dynamic Design Cables with this highly coveted award for our Lotus and Titania Series cables that deliver the ultimate low distortion performance!

Titania Series

The Titania Series bridges the gap between the Heritage Series and the affordable Lotus Series. Its design criteria and performance goals mirror that of the Heritage Series, so it’s more of a less expensive version of the Heritage Series than a higher performance Lotus Series. It utilizes, essentially, the same materials, processes and, technologies as the Heritage Series. It’s a natural, detailed, tactile and nuanced design that delivers tremendous insight into your favorite recordings! Its wide-bandwidth performance is an asset to all well-designed high-performance systems.

Price starting at $2000.

 Lotus Series

The Lotus Series may be the “baby” of our line of products, but it packs quite a performance punch. Its design goals are the same as its more expensive stablemates. Its materials and processes are identical to that of its stablemates, only sacrificing in the absence of our more advanced shielding technologies. Its wide-bandwidth performance is absolutely world-class, offering a reference quality open window into your recorded media. It delivers a linear, extended, dynamic and powerful performance that fully reveal the design aspirations of your components!

Price starting at $1000.

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Titania Series wins TAS Editors’ Choice Award

Dynamic Design Titania series interconnects and speaker cables bestowed a 2020 The Absolute Sound Editors’ Choice award! The Titania series cables continue to win major industry awards for their excellent performance that enables high performance audio systems to fulfil their full potential! We are proud and grateful for the recognition bestowed on this magnificent line of cables!

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Titania Series Wins Product of The Decade Award!

We are so proud and ecstatic that our Titania Series cables were awarded this momentous award by Stereotimes.com! “Dynamic Design Titania Titania Speaker Cable ($5,200 1.5 meter pair) and XLR Interconnects ($3,600 1 meter pair): This small Chicago-based company continues to be my favorite cable company for going on 17 years now. They produce some of the very best audio cables available and compete with anything available.  The build quality and parts selection are first-rate and all Dynamic Design offerings are very pleasing to the eye.  The Titania Series is very neutral, dynamic and detailed.  The Titania cables will let you hear what your equipment is doing in the audio chain and present your music selections as they were meant to be heard without adding any character of its own.  The Titania really goes a long way towards getting out of the way and letting you enjoy your music.” (Mike Wright). http://v2.stereotimes.com/post/most-wanted-components-of-the-decade-cables-and-accessories 

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Bill Wells Reviews the new Titania GS Series.

Titania GS Power Cord

StereoTimes.com reviewer, Bill Wells, puts the new Titania GS (Golden Standard) series power cords and speaker cables through their paces in his highly revealing system. Bill reviewed the Ariel GS digital power cord along with the Titania GS analog power cords and, the Titania GS Speaker cables as a system, the recommended way to experience the full effect of Dynamic Design cables in a system.

Bill came away very impressed with the performance of the Titania GS series cables, proclaiming them one of the best ever to grace his system!

Click link below for full review: http://v2.stereotimes.com/post/dynamic-design-%E2%80%93-gold-standard-series–titania-ac-cords-and-speaker-cables/

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Dynamic Design Cables Receive TAS 2019 ECA Awards!

A stable of Dynamic Design cables receive the highly coveted Editors’ Choice Awards from The Absolute Sound, a premier High-end audio publication in 2019.

The Titania Series interconnects and speaker cables, the Lotus power cord and, the AnnaLyric Systems PC-1 power cord all received the Editors’ Choice Awards for product excellence and superb performance for the third year in a row!

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Neutron SW16 in PTA 2018 Buyers Guide!

Part-Time Audiophile chose the Dynamic Design Neutron SW16 Digital power cord as one of the best additions to significantly improve system performance.

The Neutron SW16 DPC makes digital components soar!

The Neutron SW16 supplies super clean power to low current digital systems utilizing super fast dielectrics and high efficiency shields!

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Neutron SW16 DPC Wins Award in China

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Neutron SW16 Digital Power Cord

Chinese premium audio site, Hifishuo.com bestows an award to the Neutron SW16 Digital power cord! The award was bestowed on the basis of superlative performance, high build quality and, design aesthetics and appearance.

“… the sound of the Neutron SW16 is grand, the notes are very full, thick and quite dense and heavy. At the same time, compared with the Kama EEXS-1A, the background is more stable, without any roughness, and the sound is more open and bright. Gilers’s piano sound is quite pure. In the I saw him once in the tragic world, after changing to the Neutron SW16, there was a feeling of suddenly turning the lights on in the dark room to illuminate the stage.

See full article here: https://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=zh-CN&u=http://2fwww.hifishuo.com/view_pdc.php%3Fid%3D51222&prev=search

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Dynamic Design wins award at 2018 Axpona!

Dynamic Design cables win the prestigious “Audio Oasis” award at the 2018 Axpona show. The also featured TVTI, Tidal Audio electronics and speakers, Antipodes music server, TW Acustic turntable/arm, Transfiguration Cartridge and Stillpoints. The room was hosted by premier dealer Doug White of The Voice That Is!

The Audio Oasis award is bestowed on the very best sounding rooms that achieve AUDIO EXCELLENCE! wE ARE PROUD TO RECEIVE THIS AWARD.

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Dynamic Design Cables at Axpona 2018

It was a pleasure to be part of the team that put together this great sounding and award winning room! Room 446 was, as always, one of the “Best of Show”! We’d like to thank our host and premier dealer, Doug White of “The Voice That Is” for the opportunity to be part of it.

The room featured Tidal electronics and speakers, Antipodes music server, TW Acustic turntable/arm with Transfiguration cartridge and, Dynamic Design cables.

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LAAS 2017 Audio Oasis Award

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Dr. David Robinson, Editor-In-Chief at Positive-Feedback bestows the much sought after Audio Oasis award to “The Voice That Is” (TVTI) room 509, shared by TVTI, Dynamic Design cables and Tidal electronics. The Audio Oasis award validates room 509 as one of the top sounding rooms at LAAS 2017! We are very proud to receive this award and it will inspire us to continue striving for audio excellence at all we do.

Dynamic Design AV  showcased our 2018 line-up of our new complete Heritage series line at the recent LAAS 2017 show in Los Angeles with our host and premier dealer “The Voice That Is“. The system included our Heritage XLR interconnects ($8,800/1.0M), Heritage speaker cables ($10,000/2.5M), Heritage power cables ($6,000/1.5M), the world renowned, Neutron SW16 Digital power cable ($7,500/1.5M) and the new Heritage S/PDIF digital cable ($3,000/1.0M). The system also featured an Aurender N10 music server ($8,500); TW-Acustic Raven GT turntable and 10.5 tonearm ($12,000); and, the gorgeous Tidal Contriva G2 loudspeakers ($65,000/pr) with optional Ebony Maccassa veneer finish, the rock solid Impulse stereo amplifier ($32,500) and, the loaded Preos D preamp ($37,000). Stillpoints ESS rack($12,500) and Ultra 6 footers ($999 each) were also featured in the room.

See Stereophile show coverage here

See TAS “Best of Show” coverage here

See additional LAAS 2017 coverage here

See Part-Time Audiophile Show coverage here

See Part-Time Audiophile “Best of Show” coverage here

The performance of this beautiful system, especially late Saturday through Sunday, was ethereal and awe-inspiring. With Hubble-like clarity, stunning speed, awesome dynamics, incredible ambient resolution and,  sledgehammer power. The sound was so well coordinated that it formed an airy, breathing 3-D soundscape that morphed continuously with each recording. Timbre was spot-on and instruments were surrounded by their own space, easily delineating their placement within the soundstage.

The host, “The Voice That Is” (TVTI), put together an incredible demonstration that resulted in standing room only all weekend long with showgoers visibly moved by the mind-blowing experience listening in room 509 was at LAAS 2017! This is the typical reaction to rooms setup by the very capable Doug White of TVTI.

Olu Sonuga & Bill Artope of Dynamic Design attended and Doug White of TVTI was present.  The teamwork displayed in the room resulted in the harmonious coming together of the different brands and personalities to speak in one sweet voice all weekend long.

The sound in the room was impressive, with stunning clarity; pitch perfect tonality; incredible micro and macro dynamics; and the best bass performance I’ve ever heard at a show, there was total room lock on the Gregory Porter – “Holding On” track. It was truly an experience to behold! All genres of music were also well served and presented, the system produced an immersive and emotional connection to the music and that’s as it should be in a high-end audio system!

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LAAS 2017 Best of Show Award

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LAAS Room 509

John Stancavage of Part-Time Audiophile awards “The Voice That Is” room, shared by Dynamic Design cables and Tidal electronics, a “Best of Show” award. He declared that this was one of the top sounding rooms at LAAS 2017!

Dynamic Design AV  showcased our 2018 line-up of our new complete Heritage series line at the recent LAAS 2017 show in Los Angeles with our host and premier dealer “The Voice That Is“. The system included our Heritage XLR interconnects ($8,800/1.0M), Heritage speaker cables ($10,000/2.5M), Heritage power cables ($6,000/1.5M), the world renowned, Neutron SW16 Digital power cable ($7,500/1.5M) and the new Heritage S/PDIF digital cable ($3,000/1.0M). The system also featured an Aurender N10 music server ($8,500); TW-Acustic Raven GT turntable and 10.5 tonearm ($12,000); and, the gorgeous Tidal Contriva G2 loudspeakers ($65,000/pr) with optional Ebony Maccassa veneer finish, the rock solid Impulse stereo amplifier ($32,500) and, the loaded Preos D preamp ($37,000). Stillpoints ESS rack($12,500) and Ultra 6 footers ($999 each) were also featured in the room.

See Stereophile show coverage here

See TAS “Best of Show” coverage here

See additional LAAS 2017 coverage here

See Part-Time Audiophile Show coverage here

See Part-Time Audiophile “Best of Show” coverage here

The performance of this beautiful system, especially late Saturday through Sunday, was ethereal and awe-inspiring. With Hubble-like clarity, stunning speed, awesome dynamics, incredible ambient resolution and,  sledgehammer power. The sound was so well coordinated that it formed an airy, breathing 3-D soundscape that morphed continuously with each recording. Timbre was spot-on and instruments were surrounded by their own space, easily delineating their placement within the soundstage.

The host, “The Voice That Is” (TVTI), put together an incredible demonstration that resulted in standing room only all weekend long with showgoers visibly moved by the mind-blowing experience listening in room 509 was at LAAS 2017! This is the typical reaction to rooms setup by the very capable Doug White of TVTI.

Olu Sonuga & Bill Artope of Dynamic Design attended and Doug White of TVTI was present.  The teamwork displayed in the room resulted in the harmonious coming together of the different brands and personalities to speak in one sweet voice all weekend long.

The sound in the room was impressive, with stunning clarity; pitch perfect tonality; incredible micro and macro dynamics; and the best bass performance I’ve ever heard at a show, there was total room lock on the Gregory Porter – “Holding On” track. It was truly an experience to behold! All genres of music were also well served and presented, the system produced an immersive and emotional connection to the music and that’s as it should be in a high-end audio system!

 

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Neutron SW16 “more open” proclaims Mike Fremer

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Neutron SW16 Digital Power Cord

Premier audio reviewer, Michael Fremer of Stereophile magazine recently spent time with our Neutron SW16 Digital power cord in his system. Mike reviewed the new Brinkmann Nyquist DAC and declared the Neutron SW16 “more open, crystalline sound proved the ideal match for the Nyquist.” when plugged into the Nyquist!

The Neutron SW16 concept is a culmination of 17 years of design and evolutionary progress. It builds on the strengths of our previous flagship VLT Nebula DPC and innovations debuted in the Challenger AE15 DPC. The Neutron SW16 represents the ultimate digital power cord in the Heritage series.
Dielectrics: Cable dielectrics should be terrible conductors of electrical signals; the worse they are conducting electrical signals the better the cable performance. Storing and the subsequent releasing of the signal create distortions that adversely affect the performance of a cable. The air impregnated, multi-layer insulation system in the Neutron SW16 delivers a charge storage of 1.3, just a mere 0.3 more than a perfect vacuum (1.0). This results in a velocity of propagation of 95% the speed of light, reducing signal smearing to a minimum with superb phase linearity!
Shielding: The pervasiveness of noise around today’s audio systems demands a full commitment to protecting the audio signal. Efficient and effective shields, as those in the Neutron SW16, that both reflect and absorb noise mitigates the impact on the audio signal. Mere twisting of conductors regardless of geometries is not adequate to protect from the myriad and complex types of noise bombarding our systems. It, in addition to our renowned Dynamic Shielding™ technology, features a special twisting geometry and multiple shield types that are layered in a proprietary sequence to deliver ultra-wide-bandwidth protection from DC to the gigahertz range. This results in 100% shield coverage and over -110db shielding effectiveness!
Conductors: The massive 99.9999% high purity copper and silver stranded conductors utilized in the Neutron SW16 are specially treated to maximize conductivity and power handling. The complex and intricate geometry of the conductors ensures maximum isolation from crosstalk and reduced coupling capacitance.

See PFO’s Marshall Nack review of the Neutron SW16  here

See other reviews of the Neutron SW16 here

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Dynamic Design at LAAS 2017 Debut!

Dynamic design cables laas 2017

Dynamic Design AV  showcased our 2018 line-up of our new complete Heritage series line at the recent LAAS 2017 show in Los Angeles with our host and premier dealer “The Voice That Is“. The system included our Heritage XLR interconnects ($8,800/1.0M), Heritage speaker cables ($10,000/2.5M), Heritage power cables ($6,000/1.5M), the world renowned, Neutron SW16 Digital power cable ($7,500/1.5M) and the new Heritage S/PDIF digital cable ($3,000/1.0M). The system also featured an Aurender N10 music server ($8,500); TW-Acustic Raven GT turntable and 10.5 tonearm ($12,000); and, the gorgeous Tidal Contriva G2 loudspeakers ($65,000/pr) with optional Ebony Maccassa veneer finish, the rock solid Impulse stereo amplifier ($32,500) and, the loaded Preos D preamp ($37,000). Stillpoints ESS rack($12,500) and Ultra 6 footers ($999 each) were also featured in the room.

See Stereophile show coverage here

See TAS “Best of Show” coverage here

See additional LAAS 2017 coverage here

See Part-Time Audiophile Show coverage here

See Part-Time Audiophile “Best of Show” coverage here

The performance of this beautiful system, especially late Saturday through Sunday, was ethereal and awe-inspiring. With Hubble-like clarity, stunning speed, awesome dynamics, incredible ambient resolution and,  sledgehammer power. The sound was so well coordinated that it formed an airy, breathing 3-D soundscape that morphed continuously with each recording. Timbre was spot-on and instruments were surrounded by their own space, easily delineating their placement within the soundstage.

The host, “The Voice That Is” (TVTI), put together an incredible demonstration that resulted in standing room only all weekend long with showgoers visibly moved by the mind-blowing experience listening in room 509 was at LAAS 2017! This is the typical reaction to rooms setup by the very capable Doug White of TVTI.

Olu Sonuga & Bill Artope of Dynamic Design attended and Doug White of TVTI was present.  The teamwork displayed in the room resulted in the harmonious coming together of the different brands and personalities to speak in one sweet voice all weekend long.

The sound in the room was impressive, with stunning clarity; pitch perfect tonality; incredible micro and macro dynamics; and the best bass performance I’ve ever heard at a show, there was total room lock on the Gregory Porter – “Holding On” track. It was truly an experience to behold! All genres of music were also well served and presented, the system produced an immersive and emotional connection to the music and that’s as it should be in a high-end audio system!

 

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Axpona 2017 Audio Oasis Award

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Dynamic Design and partners at Axpona 2017 awarded the prestigious Audio Oasis award by Dr. David Robinson of Positive-Feedback. We are very grateful for this award as it recognizes the team’s contributions to deliver excellent sound at Axpona 2017!

Not only did the room feature great gear and speakers it also featured heavyweight participants. The room featured the world renowned Dynamic Design Neutron SW16 ($7500) and Challenger AE15 ($4000) Digital power cords on the Bricasti Design M1SP dual mono DAC ($10,000) and the Aurender N10 reference music server ($8500) respectively.

The Tidal Audio line up included the debut of the awesome sounding Akira loudspeakers ($215,000), a first in all of the Americas; the 3-chassis Presencio preamplifier with phono stage ($78,000); and the Impulse monobloc amplifiers ($65,000).

TW-Acoustics provided the Raven AC-1 turntable with the 3-motor option ($15,500) and the Raven 10.5 tonearm ($5500).

Profundo supplied the Transfiguration Proteus Diamond cartridge with the diamond cantilever that delivered stunning performance in the room.

The room also featured Stillpoints ESS racks, Aperture room panels and other accessories.

The host, “The Voice That Is” (TVTI), put together an incredible demonstration that resulted in standing room only all weekend long with showgoers visibly moved by the mind-blowing experience listening in room 342 was! This is the typical reaction to rooms setup by the very capable Doug White of TVTI.

Olu Sonuga of Dynamic Design attended, Doug White of TVTI was present, Bob Clarke of Profundo was on hand and, Jorn Janczak of Tidal Audio flew in from Germany. The teamwork displayed in the room resulted in the harmonious coming together of the different brands and personalities to speak in one sweet voice all weekend long.

The sound in the room was impressive, with stunning clarity; pitch perfect tonality; incredible micro and macro dynamics; and the best bass performance I’ve ever heard at a show, there was total room lock on the Gregory Porter – “Holding On” track. It was truly an experience to behold! All genres of music were also well served and presented, the system produced an immersive and emotional connection to the music and that’s as it should be in a high-end audio system!

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Axpona 2017 – Another Award

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2017 Axpona Show

Julie Mullins of “The Absolute Sound” also declares room 342 the best sounding room at the Axpona 2017 Expo! Julie described the sound in the room as “Smooth as silk, yet rich in dimensionality, definition (even in its deep bass), and dynamic range. This system was simply beautiful in its blend of verisimilitude, swiftness, and expansive soundstaging.” Ah, we couldn’t have said it better ourselves, thanks Julie!

See Julie Mullin’s Axpona 2017 show report here.

Not only did the room feature great gear and speakers it also featured heavyweight participants. The room featured the world renowned Dynamic Design Neutron SW16 ($7500) and Challenger AE15 ($4000) Digital power cords on the Bricasti Design M1SP dual mono DAC ($10,000) and the Aurender N10 reference music server ($8500) respectively.

The Tidal Audio line up included the debut of the awesome sounding Akira loudspeakers ($215,000), a first in all of the Americas; the 3-chassis Presencio preamplifier with phono stage ($78,000); and the Impulse monobloc amplifiers ($65,000).

TW-Acoustics provided the Raven AC-1 turntable with the 3-motor option ($15,500) and the Raven 10.5 tonearm ($5500).

Profundo supplied the Transfiguration Proteus Diamond cartridge with the diamond cantilever that delivered stunning performance in the room.

The room also featured Stillpoints ESS racks, Aperture room panels and other accessories.

The host, “The Voice That Is” (TVTI), put together an incredible demonstration that resulted in standing room only all weekend long with showgoers visibly moved by the mind-blowing experience listening in room 342 was! This is the typical reaction to rooms setup by the very capable Doug White of TVTI.

Olu Sonuga of Dynamic Design attended, Doug White of TVTI was present, Bob Clarke of Profundo was on hand and, Jorn Janczak of Tidal Audio flew in from Germany. The teamwork displayed in the room resulted in the harmonious coming together of the different brands and personalities to speak in one sweet voice all weekend long.

The sound in the room was impressive, with stunning clarity; pitch perfect tonality; incredible micro and macro dynamics; and the best bass performance I’ve ever heard at a show, there was total room lock on the Gregory Porter – “Holding On” track. It was truly an experience to behold! All genres of music were also well served and presented, the system produced an immersive and emotional connection to the music and that’s as it should be in a high-end audio system!

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Dynamic Design & partners win best sound at Axpona 2017!

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2017 Axpona Show

Jonathan Valin of industry leading publication “The Absolute Sound” declares room 342, with Tidal Audio’s awesome Akira loudspeakers, the best sounding room at the 2017 Axpona show!

Click Here for Jonathan’s show coverage.

Not only did the room feature great gear and speakers it also featured heavyweight participants. The room featured the world renowned Dynamic Design Neutron SW16 ($7500) and Challenger AE15 ($4000) Digital power cords on the Bricasti Design M1SP dual mono DAC ($10,000) and the Aurender N10 reference music server ($8500) respectively.

The Tidal Audio line up included the debut of the awesome sounding Akira loudspeakers ($215,000), a first in all of the Americas; the 3-chassis Presencio preamplifier with phono stage ($78,000); and the Impulse monobloc amplifiers ($65,000).

TW-Acoustics provided the Raven AC-1 turntable with the 3-motor option ($15,500) and the Raven 10.5 tonearm ($5500).

Profundo supplied the Transfiguration Proteus Diamond cartridge with the diamond cantilever that delivered stunning performance in the room.

The room also featured Stillpoints ESS racks, Aperture room panels and other accessories.

The host, “The Voice That Is” (TVTI), put together an incredible demonstration that resulted in standing room only all weekend long with showgoers visibly moved by the mind-blowing experience listening in room 342 was! This is the typical reaction to rooms setup by the very capable Doug White of TVTI.

Olu Sonuga of Dynamic Design attended, Doug White of TVTI was present, Bob Clarke of Profundo was on hand and, Jorn Janczak of Tidal Audio flew in from Germany. The teamwork displayed in the room resulted in the harmonious coming together of the different brands and personalities to speak in one sweet voice all weekend long.

The sound in the room was impressive, with stunning clarity; pitch perfect tonality; incredible micro and macro dynamics; and the best bass performance I’ve ever heard at a show, there was total room lock on the Gregory Porter – “Holding On” track. It was truly an experience to behold! All genres of music were also well served and presented, the system produced an immersive and emotional connection to the music and that’s as it should be in a high-end audio system!

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Dynamic Design at the 2017 Axpona Show

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The recently concluded 2017 Axpona show was a smashing success for room 342! Not only did the room feature great gear and speakers it also featured heavyweight participants. The room featured the world renowned Dynamic Design Neutron SW16 ($7500) and Challenger AE15 ($4000) Digital power cords on the Bricasti Design M1SP dual mono DAC ($10,000) and the Aurender N10 reference music server ($8500) respectively.

The Tidal Audio line up included the debut of the awesome sounding Akira loudspeakers ($215,000), a first in all of the Americas; the 3-chassis Presencio preamplifier with phono stage ($78,000); and the Impulse monobloc amplifiers ($65,000).

TW-Acoustics provided the Raven AC-1 turntable with the 3-motor option ($15,500) and the Raven 10.5 tonearm ($5500).

Profundo supplied the Transfiguration Proteus Diamond cartridge with the diamond cantilever that delivered stunning performance in the room.

The room also featured Stillpoints ESS racks, Aperture room panels and other accessories.

The host, “The Voice That Is” (TVTI), put together an incredible demonstration that resulted in standing room only all weekend long with showgoers visibly moved by the mind-blowing experience listening in room 342 was! This is the typical reaction to rooms setup by the very capable Doug White of TVTI.

Olu Sonuga of Dynamic Design attended, Doug White of TVTI was present, Bob Clarke of Profundo was on hand and, Jorn Janczak of Tidal Audio flew in from Germany. The teamwork displayed in the room resulted in the harmonious coming together of the different brands and personalities to speak in one sweet voice all weekend long.

The sound in the room was impressive, with stunning clarity; pitch perfect tonality; incredible micro and macro dynamics; and the best bass performance I’ve ever heard at a show, there was total room lock on the Gregory Porter – “Holding On” track. It was truly an experience to behold! All genres of music were also well served and presented, the system produced an immersive and emotional connection to the music and that’s as it should be in a high-end audio system!

 

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Dynamic Design Cables win 2017 TAS Award!

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We’re very excited that The Absolute Sound (TAS), the premier high-end audio publication, has awarded several Dynamic Design cables the esteemed 2017 Editors’ Choice Awards. Our Challenger AE15, Lotus AE15 power cables, Titania Interconnects and, Titania speaker cables were awarded this prestigious honor! It is always gratifying when our design philosophies and execution are acknowledged and bestowed the highest industry honors for product design excellence and performance!

TAS had this to say about the combination of the Challenger AE15 Digital and Lotus AE15 power cables:

 “Commemorating its 15th Anniversary, the AE15 Lotus Analog is designed for high-power components, the Heritage Series AE15 Challenger Digital for low-power or source components. This superb combination exhibits an openness, harmonic ease, and lack of constriction that effectively permits it to disappear from the soundspace. Its overall character has a neutral-to-warm glow, but with a bolder, slightly more forward sound that physicalizes
images and sculpts their boundaries.” NG, 245

TAS also had this to say about the combination of the new Titania Interconnects and speaker cables:

“An extrovert, the spirited Titania [combo] has a more forward, cooler presentation but its presence, dynamic energy, and bass response are electrifying. Sheer power, colorful timbre, and transient speed are its strong suits. As a general observation, its soundstage is a little more proximate, and doesn’t quite match the dimensionality of NG’s reference cable. Still, it is one of the more purely exciting and toe-tapping cables in recent memory.” NG, 269

All Dynamic Design cables utilize innovative and cutting edge materials and technologies in our designs. These in-turn deliver the most accurate reproduction, within a high performance system, of the original recorded event! All Dynamic Design cables are available for in-home audition through our In-Home Audition Program (IHAP) that let potential customers experience the performance of our products in the familiarity of their own systems and environment. Contact us today to audition our award-winning cables in your own system!

 

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Neutron SW16 wins Prestigious Brutus Award

Dynamic  Design’s Neutron SW16 Digital power cord wins the prestigious and highly coveted Positive-Feedback 2016 Brutus Award, the highest award that can be bestowed by Positive-Feedback! We are so proud and grateful to the PF Editor-in-Chief, Dr. David Robinson, for the award, it means a lot to us. This award validates our efforts in designing a power cord that profoundly elevates the performance of digital front-ends no matter the pedigree.

Dr. David, in his comments about the Neutron SW16, noted how the Neutron SW16 ascended to the top of the line as the power cord of choice for digital gear in his system.

The Neutron SW16 materials and processes are without peer, pushing it to the pinnacle of digital power cords! With SOTA design and build, the Neutron SW16’s insulation, conductors and, shielding represent a profound advancement from what is available today:

Insulation System: Cable insulation should be terrible conductors of electrical signals; the worse they are as conductors the better the cable performance. Storing and the subsequent releasing of the signal create distortions that adversely affect the performance of a cable. The air impregnated, multi-layer film type insulation system in the Neutron SW16 delivers a charge storage of just a mere 0.3 more than a perfect vacuum. This results in a velocity of propagation of 95% the speed of light, reducing signal smearing to a minimum with superb phase linearity and stunning clarity!

Shielding: The pervasiveness of noise around today’s audio systems demand a full commitment to protecting the audio signal, by designing efficient and effective shields. Mere twisting of conductors regardless of geometries is not adequate to protect from the myriad and complex types of noise bombarding our systems. The Neutron SW16 features a special twisting geometry and multiple shield types that are layered in a proprietary sequence to deliver ultra wide-bandwidth protection well into the gigahertz range. This results in 100% shield coverage, over -95db shielding effectiveness and ultra-fast propagation speed!

Conductors: The Neutron SW16 utilizes massive 99.9999% high purity copper and silver stranded conductors that are specially treated to maximize conductivity and power handling. The conductors are twisted in a complex and intricate array ensuring maximum isolation from crosstalk and reduced coupling capacitance.

Read PF Editor-in-Chief, Dr. David’s comments here

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Neutron SW16 Makes Appearance in Portland

Neutron SW16 Digital Power Cord
Neutron SW16 Digital Power Cord

Dr. David Robinson, Editor-in-Chief, of Positive Feedback introduces the Neutron SW16 Digital power cord into his reference system. The Neutron SW16’s extraordinary performance warranted a write up, per Dr. David, where others have failed to elicit such an honor! In comparisons with his reference power cords, Dr. David discovered that the it “was definitely in the front rank” by virtue of its unique performance envelope in his system.

See Dr. David’s write up here

The Neutron SW16’s innovative materials, technologies and, processes are without peer, pushing it to the pinnacle of digital power cords! With state-of-the-art design and build quality the Neutron SW16’s dielectrics conductors and, shielding represent a profound advancement compared to what is available today in the industry:

Cable dielectrics should be terrible conductors of electrical signals; the worse they are the better the cable performance. Storing and the subsequent releasing of the signal create distortions that adversely affect the performance of a cable. The air impregnated, multi-layer combined with a film type insulation system in the Neutron SW16 delivers a charge storage of just a mere 0.3 more than a perfect vacuum. This results in a velocity of propagation of 95% the speed of light, reducing signal smearing to a minimum with superb phase linearity!

The pervasiveness of noise around today’s audio systems demand a full commitment to protecting the audio signal, by designing efficient and effective shields. Mere twisting of conductors regardless of geometries is not adequate to protect from the myriad and complex types of noise bombarding our systems. The Neutron SW16 features a special twisting geometry and multiple shield types that are layered in a proprietary sequence to deliver ultra wide-bandwidth protection well into the gigahertz range. This results in 100% shield coverage, over -95db shielding effectiveness and ultra-fast propagation speed!

The Neutron SW16 utilizes massive 99.9999% high purity copper and silver stranded conductors that are specially treated to maximize conductivity and power handling. The conductors are twisted in a complex and intricate array ensuring maximum isolation from cross-talk and reduced coupling capacitance.

The Neutron SW16 is available for audition, use the contact form below to start the process or to request more information.

 

 

 

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Dynamic Design wins coveted Audio Oasis Award

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Dr. David Robinson, Editor-in-chief of Positive Feedback bestows the prestigious Audio Oasis award for sonic excellence to Dynamic Design and partners at T.H.E. Show Newport Beach 2016! The Audio Oasis Award is coveted by all exhibitors at the show because it rewards sonic excellence that separates the men from the boys! We are proud to have validation that all the great products and hard work that went into the room formed a synergistic voice that merited such accolades! It was a fabulous show and we’re ecstatic to have participated with our partners, LampizatOr NA, Tidal Audio and, The Voice That Is. The system was absolutely stunning in its beauty and sonics with the help of Stillpoints, Telos Audio, Resolution Acoustics and, AnnaLyric Systems!

The first few days were a struggle, as the system hadn’t yet settled, but finally came into its own on Saturday. It was the best sound we’d achieved in show conditions till now, stunning transparency and clarity; incredible dynamics and power, beguiling presence and naturalness (especially with Blue Coast Records hi-res recordings) and, ever-changing (based on recording data) soundscape that was amazingly deep, finely layered and 3-dimensional!

The system at T.H.E. Show Newport Beach 2016 consisted of the LampizatOr Komputer music server and Golden Gate DAC; the gorgeous Tidal Audio Contriva G2 speakers, the Impulse dual-mono amplifier and, the Preos-D Pre-amplifier; Dynamic Design’s Neutron SW16 Digital power cords, Heritage series interconnects, digital cables, power cords and, speaker cables; Stillpoints loaned us their ESS rack, Aperture panels and footers; Resolution Acoustics supplied room treatment panels from their Foundation series and, AnnaLyric Systems supplied their AC-6 AC conditioner.

All the partners in the worked well together and selflessly to make the room a big success! Doug White of Tidal Audio & The Voice that is, Bill Artope & Olu Sonuga of Dynamic Design AV, Fred Ainsley Jr. and Robert Reich of LampizatOr NA were all up to the challenge and proved that more heads are better than one. We look forward to more future collaborations and Audio Oasis awards.

Cookie Marenco and her all-stars from Blue Coast Records also helped the room sound great by generously providing stunningly recorded hi-res DSD files for playback in our room. Cookie and her crew graced us with their presence in the room offering valuable feedback and praise for the sound in the room. We thank Cookie, Meghan Andrews, Valerie Joyce, Nick Phillips, Alex De Grassi, Jenni Maybee and, Marco for lending us their ears and for acknowledging their music was portrayed accurately in the room! T.H.E. Show Newport Beach 2016 was rousing success for room 419!!!

On behalf of all our partners in the room we thank Dr. David for taking the time to visit and listen to the presentation in room 419, the Audio Oasis Award means a lot to us, thanks Doc!!!

See BCR Artists interview here

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The Neutron SW16 Digital Power Cord Reviewed

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Marshall Nack of Positive-Feedback checks out the new Neutron SW16 Digital power cord in his system. The Neutron SW16 is Dynamic Design’s latest flagship Digital power cord embodying over 17 years of R&D and evolutionary innovation! Marshall was so enamored with the performance of the Neutron SW16 in his system that he proclaimed “The Neutron SW16 is staying put on my CH Precision C1 DAC.” There is no better compliment for the performance of the Neutron SW16 than that! This is no surprise as Marshall use terms like ” having exceptional resolving powers” and “lifelike” to describe the performance of the Neutron SW16 in his system!

The Neutron SW16 concept is a culmination of 17 years of design and evolutionary progress. It builds on the strengths of our previous flagship VLT Nebula DPC and innovations debuted in the Challenger AE15 DPC. The Neutron SW16 represents the ultimate digital power cord in the Heritage series.
Dielectrics: Cable dielectrics should be terrible conductors of electrical signals; the worse they are the better the cable performance. Storing and the subsequent releasing of the signal create distortions that adversely affect the performance of a cable. The air impregnated, multi-layer insulation system in the Neutron SW16 delivers a charge storage of 1.3, just a mere 0.3 more than a perfect vacuum (1.0). This results in a velocity of propagation of 95% the speed of light, reducing signal smearing to a minimum with superb phase linearity!
Shielding: The pervasiveness of noise around today’s audio systems demand a full commitment to protecting the audio signal. Efficient and effective shields, as those in the Neutron SW16, that both reflect and absorb noise mitigates the impact on the audio signal. Mere twisting of conductors regardless of geometries is not adequate to protect from the myriad and complex types of noise bombarding our systems. The Neutron SW16, in addition to our renowned Dynamic Shielding™ technology, features a special twisting geometry and multiple shield types that are layered in a proprietary sequence to deliver ultra wide-bandwidth protection from DC to the gigahertz range. This results in 100% shield coverage and over -95db shielding effectiveness!
Conductors: The massive 99.9999% high purity copper and silver stranded conductors utilized in the Neutron SW16 are specially treated to maximize conductivity and power handling. The complex and intricate geometry of the conductors ensures maximum isolation from crosstalk and reduced coupling capacitance.

Read Marshall Nack’S Positive-Feedback Review Here

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T.H.E. Show Newport Beach 2016

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We’re back from T.H.E. Show Newport Beach 2016! It was a fabulous show and we’re ecstatic to have participated with our partners, LampizatOr NA, Tidal Audio and, The Voice That Is. The system was absolutely stunning in its beauty and sonics with the help of Stillpoints, Telos Audio, Resolution Acoustics and, AnnaLyric Systems!

The first few days were a struggle, as the system hadn’t yet settled, but finally came into its own on Saturday. It was the best sound we’d achieved in show conditions till now, stunning transparency and clarity; incredible dynamics and power, beguiling presence and naturalness (especially with Blue Coast Records hi-res recordings) and, ever-changing (based on recording data) soundscape that was amazingly deep, finely layered and upfront!

The system at T.H.E. Show Newport Beach 2016 consisted of the LampizatOr Komputer music server and Golden Gate DAC; the gorgeous Tidal Audio Contriva G2 speakers, the Impulse dual-mono amplifier and, the Preos-D Pre-amplifier; Dynamic Design’s Neutron SW16 Digital power cords, Heritage series interconnects, digital cables, power cords and, speaker cables; Stillpoints loaned us their ESS rack, Aperture panels and footers; Resolution Acoustics supplied room treatment panels from their Foundation series and, AnnaLyric Systems supplied their AC-6 AC conditioner.

All the partners in the worked well together and selflessly to make the room a big success! Doug White of Tidal Audio & The Voice that is, Bill Artope & Olu Sonuga of Dynamic Design AV, Fred Ainsley Jr. and Robert Reich of LampizatOr NA were all up to the challenge and proved that more heads are better than one. We look forward to more future collaborations.

Cookie Marenco and her all-stars from Blue Coast Records also helped the room sound great by generously providing stunningly recorded hi-res DSD files for playback in our room. Cookie and her crew graced us with their presence in the room offering valuable feedback and praise for the sound in the room. We thank Cookie, Meghan Andrews, Valerie Joyce, Nick Phillips, Alex De Grassi, Jenni Maybee and, Marco for lending us their ears and for acknowledging their music was portrayed accurately in the room! T.H.E. Show Newport Beach 2016 was rousing success for room 419!!!

See BCR Artists interview here

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Challenger AE15 DPC Delivers

Audio Ramblings – The Aurender N100H Music Streamer and More

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dave Clark, Editor for Positive Feedback Online writes about his experience with the Dynamic Design AV Challenger AE15 Digital power cord in his ultra-revealing system. Dave, as many others have, proclaimed the Challenger AE15 Digital power cord “…one of the best cords I have ever used… period.” It continues to blow away all that have heard it on digital gear, establishing itself as the “go to” power cord for unleashing the true potential of digital recordings!

This award-winning, digital only, power cord delivers awe-inspiring performance on digital gear starting with unparalleled clarity, speed, power and, retrieval of spatial information from digitally recorded media. All recorded information is rendered in full relief, transporting the listener to the original recorded event. From its advanced, cutting-edge, multi-layer dielectrics and resonance dampening technology to its unprecedented shielding coverage and efficiency, it delivers an ultra-low noise floor, bringing favorite recordings to life.

The Challenger AE15 DPC was able to elevate the performance of Dave’s system to such a great degree that he wished he had more of it in his system! Every single digital component will benefit with the addition of the Challenger AE15 DPC into the mix, recordings will emanate from an ultra-quiet background, revealing all the glorious details that other power cords skim over!

 

 

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Dynamic Design AV wins Audio Oasis Award!

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Dynamic Design AV is extremely proud to receive this PFO Audio Oasis award for Axpona 2016. We are thankful to Dr. David Robinson, Editor-in-Chief, of PFO for recognizing the great sound in our room and acknowledging the contribution of Dynamic Design AV and all the parties in the room! We’re also thankful to Doug White of TVTI, our host, for his generosity and confidence in our ability to deliver outstanding performance in such a great, well thought out system! We will always cherish this award and use it as motivation to continue to deliver cutting edge performance in our products.

The system featured our new Neutron SW16 Digital power cord on the Bricasti DAC, the new Heritage AE15 speaker cables on the Tidal Agoria speakers and, the Challenger AE15 Digital power cord on the the Aurender W20 music server. The new Neutron SW16 Digital power cord slots above the Challenger AE15 Digital power cord in our Heritage series. It features bigger high purity silver and copper conductors than the Challenger AE15 plus a new geometric lay of the conductors that reduces coupling capacitance in the cable and, our flagship Dynamic Shielding technology. All these result in better performance overall with a lower noise floor, better density of image, better extension at frequency extremes and; powerful, explosive dynamics. The new Heritage AE15 speaker cables utilize our ultra-low loss MLIS insulation system over specially arrayed high purity conductors and our Dynamic Shielding technology. They deliver a totally open and see thru performance coupled with discreet soundstage mapping that transport the listener to the original recording venue!

The sound in the room was extremely relaxed and inviting, the soundstage size and the placement of instruments were stunningly precise and airy. Instrumental timbres were realistic and tactile rendering images with incredible “reach out and touch them” sensation! Low end power and dynamics were ultra-fast and impactful lending a solidity to the proceedings that anchored images to their own space within the well lit soundstage!

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2016 Axpona Show

2016 Axpona w/TVTI, Tidal, Aurender, Bricasti and Stillpoints. The system featured our new Neutron SW16 Digital power cord ($7500/1.5M) on the Bricasti M10 SP DAC($9995), the Challenger AE15 Digital power cord ($4000/1.5M) on the Aurender W20 ($17,600)and the new Heritage AE15 speaker cable ($10,000/2.5M) on the Tidal Agorias ($109,900/pr). This was the first showing for new Neutron SW16 Digital power cord and the Heritage AE15 speaker cables, both will be featured again at the upcoming Newport Beach Show as part of a full Heritage cable system.

The sound in the room was one of the best I have ever experienced at a show despite being in a smallish hotel room with minimal room treatment! The sound was, at once, super transparent, utterly open with incredible rendering of recorded acoustic space, powerful, extended and fast! The midrange was stunningly natural and relaxed with wonderful textures and hues that really lent the music a realistic perspective that is the “holy grail” of hi-end audio! It was with a great sense of loss that we tore the system down, it was truly a magical experience!

Many thanks and congrats to our gracious host Doug White of TVTI!!!

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Neutron SW16 Digital Power Cord is Here!

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We’re proud to introduce the new Neutron SW16 Digital power cord, supplanting the renowned Challenger AE15 Digital power cord as the flagship of the Heritage series. The Neutron SW16 has been in development for about three years and represents a paradigm shift from all other Dynamic Design digital power cords that came before it!

The Neutron SW16 materials and processes are without peer, pushing it to the pinnacle of digital power cords! With SOTA design and build, the Neutron SW16’s insulation, conductors and, shielding represent a profound advancement from what is available today:

 

Insulation: Cable insulation should be terrible conductors of electrical signals; the worse they are as conductors the better the cable performance. Storing and the subsequent releasing of the signal create distortions that adversely affect the performance of a cable. The air impregnated, multi-layer film type insulation system in the Neutron SW16 delivers a charge storage of just a mere 0.3 more than a perfect vacuum. This results in a velocity of propagation of 95% the speed of light, reducing signal smearing to a minimum with superb phase linearity and stunning clarity!

Shielding: The pervasiveness of noise around today’s audio systems demand a full commitment to protecting the audio signal, by designing efficient and effective shields. Mere twisting of conductors regardless of geometries is not adequate to protect from the myriad and complex types of noise bombarding our systems. The Neutron SW16 features a special twisting geometry and multiple shield types that are layered in a proprietary sequence to deliver ultra wide-bandwidth protection well into the gigahertz range. This results in 100% shield coverage, over -95db shielding effectiveness and ultra-fast propagation speed!

Conductors: The Neutron SW16 utilizes massive 99.9999% high purity copper and silver stranded conductors that are specially treated to maximize conductivity and power handling. The conductors are twisted in a complex and intricate array ensuring maximum isolation from crosstalk and reduced coupling capacitance.

 

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Stereo Times Reviews the Ariel AE15!

The review is in for the new Ariel AE15 Digital powe

r cord! Bill Wells of Stereo Times rediscovers his favorite recordings with the Ariel AE15 Digital power cord “captur[ing] important musical cues (and nuances) contained in your favorite recordings that you were unaware of previously”.

The Ariel AE15 Digital power cord features the same technologies showcased in the more expensive, award-winning VLT Nebula and Challenger AE15 Digital power cords. It sports Dynamic Design’s flagship technologies that reveal micro-details contained in favorite recordings to create as closely as possible a strong facsimile of live instruments within an expansive multi-layered soundstage that lives and breathes!

Read Bill Well’s full review here.