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john-darkoDEAR READERS: Understand that I’ve not heard everything that’s out there. I won’t comment on equipment that I’ve yet to hear or respond with comparisons between units that I’ve not heard side by side.

Know that weeks of listening, note-taking and writing goes into each review that I publish – plus photos – and I’m therefore unlikely to offer further comment on the unit in question beyond that contained in the product review.

ALSO: if it’s not mentioned in the review text, I didn’t do it!

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