|bonzodog's main System|
|IP Address: 220.127.116.11||Last Update: January 31, 2019 at 19:12:21|
|Preamplifier (or None if Integrated):||Bottlehead Foreplay tweaked with snubbers on B+ and filaments, C4S, auricaps, PDMPS, DACT 100K stereo pot. Modified for separate PSU, chokes, DC filaments, 6sn7s. All re-housed.|
Currently building an Al Wright preamp (#5?) which has taken at least 7 years so far.
|Speakers:||Coincident Conquests (92dB sensitivity)|
|CD Player/DAC:||Linn Karik III & Numerik II, with ARCAM CD72 as back-up.|
|Turntable/Phono Stage:||Modified Lenco L75, with new plinth, Jelco 9" tonearm, Denon DL-103R with Snakewood body; going through Lundahl LL1931 SUT, into Aikido Tetra phono-stage.|
Back-up is Michell Hydraulic Reference w/ Fluid arm & Ortofon super OM-40 cartridge.
also B&O 4002 linear tracker as 2nd back-up.
Bottlehead Seduction phono-stage as back-up.
|Other Source(s):||Quad FM4 tuner|
|Speaker Cables/Interconnects:||DH Labs silver-sonic|
|Music Preferences and Comments:|
|Music Used (Genre/Selections):||Acoustic folk/blues, Rock, Jazz, Classical|
|System Goals/Comments:||Neutral clear vocal reproduction (getting there!).|
|System Strengths:||very well-balanced cd-based system for the size of room (analogue starting to sound real good with the right music); speakers have good bass extension and are very neutral|
|System Weaknesses:||None that I can discern|
|Video/HT System: None|