Audio Asylum Inmate Jumpman's Main and Home Theatre System

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Jumpman's Main and Home Theatre System
Last Update: March 12, 2001 at 05:03:33 IP Address:
Amplifier: Mark Levinson No. 331
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Musical Fidelity Nu- Vista
(AS ProPassion will be used from time to time)
Speakers: Thiel CS 22 and Fostex ribbon tweeters
CD Player/DAC: Wadia CD23, 2 Monarchy DIP Super Drives, MSB Link DAC III Full Nelson. DIP and DAC modified with Blackgate and Elna caps.
Other Source(s): Toshiba SD 9000 DVD, Pioneer MDS9 MD deck to Link II DAC.
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Harmmonic Technology Pro 9 Plus Speaker Cables, Goldmund Digital from CD to 1st DIP, Apogee Wyde Eye DIP to DIP, Apogee Wyde Eye to DAC, Straightwire Virtuoso IC to Preamp, Musical Fidelity Nu-Vista IC to Power Amp.
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Audioprism Foundation III, 3 Powersnake Sidewinder, AS GEN III, NBS Dragonlfy 2, Shakti Stones, Shun Mook Moon Disc, Black Diamond Racing cones, GM Audio Cones
Tweaks: CD,DAC,DVD,MD fully damped, and top loaded with 2 inch thick glass plates.

All units modified with better caps and resistors.

Room Size (LxWxH): 18 x 15 x 12
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Jazz, R&B
System Goals/Comments: To be able to listen without trying.
System Strengths: Very analytical and accurate. Good soundstage and dynamics.
System Weaknesses: Lacks warmth, sometimes too analytical.
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: Toshiba 44inch Rear projection
Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: Yamaha DSP A1
Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub): B&W, MB QUart, Yamaha YSTsw800
Sources (DVD/VCR): Toshiba SD 9000
Comments on HT System: Its fun.
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Cars, cars, cars

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