|DeKay's Hide-A-Way System|
|IP Address: 220.127.116.11||Last Update: August 24, 2019 at 09:49:27|
|Amplifier:||Bottlehead Paramour 2A3 mono blocks.|
|Preamplifier (or None if Integrated):||Bottlehead Foreplay.|
|Speakers:||Stephens Tru-sonic 80FR single 8" drivers.|
Elac S517 8" drivers -w- whizzers.
Vintage baby Acousti-Craft bass-reflex cabinets set up for 8" drivers.
|CD Player/DAC:||CAL Icon MkII.|
|Turntable/Phono Stage:||Thorens TD-125 MkII/SME 3009II/Grado Silver/Ortofon F15E MkII with Musical Fidelity V-LPS phono preamplifier.|
|Other Source(s):||Pioneer PDR-W839 (CDR).|
|Speaker Cables/Interconnects:||47 Labs OTA speaker cable/interconnects. |
BMI Whale Elite and Absolute power cords.
|Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.):||Two Monster HTS2000 power conditioners (one used for digital only).|
Studio Tech PA-04 rack.
Neuance shelves (2) under CD/LP decks.
Hubbell 5362 & 8300 outlets.
|Tweaks:||Studio Tech rack was mig welded into a one piece frame (stock form is a bolt together design).|
The electronics are located in a hallway closet that runs behind the speaker wall (speaker cables go through the wall into the living room and power is supplied to the closet by the power conditioners).
|Room Size (LxWxH):||24 x 18 x 8|
|Room Comments/Treatments:||'U' shaped 1960's room (1/3 is the dining/kitchen area).|
Plaster floors are carpeted (rugs then cover the carpet).
2 1/2 walls are covered with books and the rest of the walls/doors display paintings/art (very cluttered).
|Music Preferences and Comments:|
|Music Used (Genre/Selections):||Everthing except later R&R, Metal and Rap.|
|System Goals/Comments:||I would like to build new cabinets for the vintage Monarch/Coral drivers.|
Ditto for the Stephens which could also use better cabs.
Rearrange system with the tube gear located above the rack on a wall shelf.
|Video/HT System: Separate|
|TV/Projector:||Samsung 20" flatscreen|
|Sources (DVD/VCR):||Philips DVP3140|
|Other HT Gear:||Not HT (music only):|
Sharp SD-EX111 all-in-one CD/AM/FM/integrated amp mated with Polk RT15i speakers.