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Norman M's Maggie System
IP Address: 74.89.244.144 Last Update: June 22, 2015 at 21:33:21
Amplifier: Two Bryston 7B ST, Bryston 4BSST, 2 Adcom GFA 555.
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Adcom GFP-565 (tested out and re-capped by repair service.) Marchand XM44-2 and Magnepan XO-1 Crossovers. (Even an ancient Van Alstine modded Audio Research SP-3-A1, though rarely ever used),
Adcom SLC 505, (Strait Line Controller).
Speakers: Tympani IV-A, 3.6R, MMG. Bought new from authorized dealer, and Magnepan directly (MMG).
Sources:
CD Player/DAC: Oppo 93 plus too many others to list, none of which are considered "audiophile players".
Turntable/Phono Stage: Linn-Sondek LP12, Thorens TD125. Stax UA-7, SME 3009 Series 2 tonearms. Denon 103MCs, Sumiko FGVs, Shure V15V-MR, Various Grados and Audio-Technica MMs.
Other Source(s): Tandberg 10XD
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Monster 12 gauge speaker cable, Monster, Generic and Radio Shack interconnects.
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): None.
Tweaks: None.
Room Size (LxWxH): 20 Feet x 20 feet x 8 Feet
Room Comments/Treatments: None.
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Classical.
System Goals/Comments: Making me think 'WOW', that's just 'AWESOME'.
System Strengths: Making me believe 'improvements'/tweaks aren't necessary.
System Weaknesses: No match for 'live', 'you are there' sound.
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: Sharp Aquos 3D LC-70LE735U LED TV.
Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: Sony STR-DE598
Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub): Polk Audio 5.1 Speakers wall mounted with behind the wall wiring.
Sources (DVD/VCR): Oppo BDP-93 with Region Free Modification Kit. Additional BDPs including Sony Region Free. Toshiba HD-DVD Players and my HD DVD Library Amazon Fire, Netflix, and BR Disc Library.
Comments on HT System: Impressive.
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Anything that doesn't require heavy lifting.

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