|AdamC's * Starting to unpack and set up !!! wow it's only 2013! System|
|IP Address: 188.8.131.52||Last Update: January 05, 2015 at 06:15:34|
|Amplifier:|| Van Alstine 350EXR7, amp|
|Preamplifier (or None if Integrated):|| Van Alstine preamp T7ECR7 with Phono,|
Musical Surroundings Phomena phono amp.
|Speakers:||Shahinian Obelisks, POLK Monitor 5A,|
|CD Player/DAC:||Arcam CD73, Slappa 360 storage modules.|
|Turntable/Phono Stage:||SOTA NOVA Vacuum TT + SME 309 and Grado Reference Sonata. Nice Sounding rig !|
KAB fully modified Technics SL1200 , Grado Prestige 'gold' , 'black' and 78 Cartridges. Musical surroundings phono , AVA built in phono stage from T7ECR7
(2) SPIN-CLEAN LP cleaners 1-wash 2nd-rinse.
Tony's woodshop LP racks.
|Other Source(s):||Sansui Tu-717 tuner, SAkai 4000D reel to reel. Technics slb2, GRUNDIG Majestic console 9070 tape & phono|
|Speaker Cables/Interconnects:||CAT Cables Kingcats silver with LOK silver connectors. DH Labs Q10 speaker wire, Air matrix for tuners.|
|Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.):||Brickwall filter for pre amp:Tripplite filter/suppressor for amp. EUPEN IMU14 filtering power cords.|
Usher Audio birch wood rack-*High WAF*
Catskill Craftsmen #1925 Butcher Block Table for the new SOTA Nova TT. Target stores foot stool (lead shot damped)for the vacuum unit. Tony's Woodshop LP racks, tops and matching bottoms, one unit 4 wide x 3 high and a second unit 3 high x 2 wide. total 18 LP racks. Lots of records :-)
SLAPPA 360 cd storage cases, I decided to deep six the jewel boxes. My cd collection now occupies only 4 slappa units.
|Tweaks:||Herbie's Lab Big footers for all gear & Tube dampers. Flat Barbell weights with cork feet on top of CD, pre-amp, and amp.|
|Room Size (LxWxH):||72 x 32 x 9|
|Room Comments/Treatments:||House is 99% built, lots to finish up|
Getting life back together, hifi for the kids is now operational !
|Music Preferences and Comments:|
|Music Used (Genre/Selections):||Mainly Jazz and Classical, old 78s|
|System Goals/Comments:||Almost done with my house.|
Accomplished the task of cleaning out most of the pile of unused stuff. I can now listen to music.. I still need time to clean some LPs.
Not enough LPs ...never enough....
|System Strengths:||Very easy to listen to. The AVA equipment and the sound of the Shahinian Obelisks pushed my system over the top.. :-)|
|System Weaknesses:||So far WAF for an audio room is ZERO. |
Basement Room - lousy acoustics
|Video/HT System: Separate|
|TV/Projector:||Samsung 46" led tv|
|Other HT Gear:||8MM and 16MM movie projectors. remember these?|
|Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation:||Antique Vehicles, kids....|
Photograpy, Ham radio, Antique Radios, Victrolas , Fishing, Food, Black Powder Shooting. Doing old obsolete stupid things that no one else can recognize or identify with...