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Joe N's Work in Progress, Comments welcomed System
Last Update: February 14, 2001 at 21:35:52 IP Address:
Amplifier: Cinepro 3K6II 6 Channel Amp
475 watts/channel into 6 ohms 3.5DB dynamic
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): B&K Ref 20
Speakers: Fronts Energy C-6 rated@ 225 watts per channel, 91db sensitivity, Energy EC-200 Center, Energy RVSS surrounds, Velodyne F1200 Sub
CD Player/DAC: PERP TECH P1A/P3A combo with Monolithic Power Supply, Harmonic Tech Chord
Turntable/Phono Stage: N/A
Other Source(s): Sony DVP-S9000ES (SACD Out to Pre) Digital out to PERP. GEAR on Red Book, Second Digital out to Pre on DTS and Dolby Digital)
Huges Bird 4 DBS receiver
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Clearview Golden Helix(bi-
Wire) on Fronts,Carol Cable 10 AWG OFC feeding Center and Rears, Clearview Ultrathin Digital (9000 to PERP Gear on Red book)Kimber Toslink from 9000 to Pre on DTS and DD ,Kimber Hero's 9000 SACD analog out to Pre , Hero's Perp gear to Pre, all Heros Pre to Amp
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): HTS5000 Monster Power
Tweaks: Clearview ISO Blocks under 2" Maple Slabs then Clearview Brass HeaveyFoot Under All components.
Room Size (LxWxH): 25 x 15 x 8
Room Comments/Treatments: wall to wall carpet, drapes sound without treatments is Wonderful have never needed.
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Rock, Jazz(cafe,Progressive)Classical,and BLUES!!!
System Goals/Comments: To strike a Balance between 2 Channel and HT
System Strengths: Wonderful Inner Detail and Imaging Good Sound Stage Width, Nice Deep Sound Stage which enables true imaging placement perception. spooky realism on SACD
System Weaknesses: Pre/Pro on 2 channel thinking of getting tube Line stage to warm up a little , Bit of Bass boom due to placement restrictions along wall.
Video/HT System: Integrated
TV/Projector: Sony KV35V35
Sources (DVD/VCR): DVP9000ES (DVD)
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Percussion
motorcycling , Skiing /Branch Manager of Electronics Distributor

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