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Barney's Beanery's A Rock & Roll Music Hall System
IP Address: Last Update: February 20, 2015 at 11:36:05
Amplifier: Heathkit W-5M (16458) monoblocks (w/mods suggested at http://www.chimeralabs.com/williamsmod.html)
using the 6CG7 tube and KT66 power tubes (SHUGUANG/China).
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Foreplay III preamp
Clear and crystal clean.
Speakers: Set 1: DLK 4 ....I bet these are the best speaker you have NEVER heard!
CD Player/DAC: Samsung BD-D5700 Blu-ray Disc Player
Turntable/Phono Stage: Vintage Victor L-A55 direct drive turntable with Nagaoka MP-110 cartridge.
Bozak phono preamp.

Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: DIY Interconnects

DIY 12 gauge speaker wire
Room Size (LxWxH): 22 x 12 x 8
Room Comments/Treatments: Wood paneled walls, painted cement floor with 8' X 12' area rug, acustic tiles on ceiling and corners.
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): (late) 60's Rock, Cajun, Blues and more Blues. Frank, Dino and big bands
& of course, Janis.
System Goals/Comments: Beautiful reproduction of what on the disc/lp.......the Heathkit W5M's are as good as I have every heard.
I SMILE every time I turn these bad boys on!

System Strengths: The updated W-5M's a treat to listen to. This is one excellent set-up.

System Weaknesses: I'm lookin` & listenin` for em......ain't found any yet!
Video/HT System: None
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Collecting vintage tubes, gear and speakers. Riding my motorcycle and scooters!.

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