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K-Bob's K-Bob's cheap hand-me-down A/V System
IP Address: 23.120.117.77 Last Update: March 06, 2016 at 10:50:58
Amplifier: Harman Kardon HK6500 70w integrated (1991)
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): N/A
Speakers: Energy C-2 (1996)
-on sand-filled Sanus stands
Sources:
CD Player/DAC: Sony SLV-D380P DVD/VCR combo (2007)

Pioneer PD-F505 25 disk CD changer (1996)
Other Source(s): Roku 3 (2014)
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: speaker:
16ga RadioShack wire, shotgunned for 13ga effective

DVD Video:
Monster 700LV component video cable

DVD Audio:
Monster Interlink 100

VCR A/V:
Recoton Gold A/V w/ coax video

Roku:
Monoprice HDMI

PC:
Dynex (Best Buy) HDMI

TV out to HK:
generic miniplug to RCA

CD changer:
Recoton Gold
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Tripp-Lite Super 7 surge protector
Tweaks: Speakers upside down.
Room Size (LxWxH): 13' 5" x 14' 6" x 6' 7"
Room Comments/Treatments: The system is in the basement family room with carpet and low commercial acoustical tile ceiling.
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): TV, movies
System Goals/Comments: The goal is to have decent sounding music and A/V.
System Strengths: 1. Cheap
2. Decent audio with the Pioneer changer.
System Weaknesses: 1. Cheap
Video/HT System: Integrated
TV/Projector: LG 32" 720p LCD (2011)
Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: HK6500 70w integrated (1991)
Sources (DVD/VCR): Sony SLV-D380 DVD/VCR combo (2007)
=progressive scan 480p DVD & Hi-Fi VCR

Roku 3 (2014)

Laptops
Other HT Gear: Radio Shack A/V switch box
for video game switching
Comments on HT System: Overall I am satisfied with it as-is.

Very good video quality.
(480p DVD and 1080p Roku - on 720p TV)

Sounds better than you might expect.

Might add surround someday, maybe.
URL Link: http://www.flickr.com/photos/kparris1970/sets/72157601602884755/

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