|JerryD6 's Main 2 channel System|
|IP Address: 18.104.22.168||Last Update: September 03, 2018 at 18:30:54|
|Amplifier:||PS Audio BHK 250 (mid/treble)|
Carver Lightstar Reference or PS Audio GCA-500 (bass)
Genesis II four channel sub amp and Xover
Two Dayton HPSA1000-R amps (VSS)
|Preamplifier (or None if Integrated):||PS Audio BHK Signature|
|Speakers:||VMPS RM V60 with all upgrades and SDE option|
Two separate subwoofer systems used together or independently:
Genesis II subwoofer system.
Two VMPS VSS subwoofers driven by Dayton HPSA1000-R amps.
|CD Player/DAC:||Transport: PS Audio DMP|
DAC: PS Audio DirectStream
Genesis Digital Lens (used with Alesis)
Behringer DCX 2496 (modded) for V60s
Second DCX 2496 for Gen II
Alesis Masterlink 9600
|Turntable/Phono Stage:||Dual CS 5000 with Ortofon OM30|
|Speaker Cables/Interconnects:||All ICs are balanced/XLR except as noted.|
PS Audio I2S12: DMP to DS
PS Audio xStream Digital (2): DMP to Lens to Alesis.
PS Audio Transcendents: source to preamp and DCX to BHK 250.
VH Audio Symmetry from preamp to DCX.
Wireworld Equinox 7 from preamp to second DCX and Element Cable Silver Serenade from DCX to Genesis.
Element Cable Silver Serenade from preamp to Dayton amps (RCA) and from DCX to GCA-500/Carver (XLR).
PS Audio Reference speaker cable (mid/treble of v60s).
Element Cable EC double run speaker cable (bass section of V60s and VSSs).
|Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.):||Dedicated 125a subpanel (copper buss) feeding six 30a lines with cryoed 10awg Romex. Environmental Potentials EP2000 in subpanel. Two lines terminated with Oyaide R1s (main amp and pre), three with PS Audio Power Port Premiers (bass amps) and one terminated with an Oyaide C-004 connected to a Balanced Power Technologies PPC with EP2000 and Oyaide R1s for digital source components. PS Audio UPC 200 with Oyaide R1 for DCX's.|
VH Audio AirSines with Oyaide P004/C004 connectors on all components except VH Audio Flavor 4s on Dayton amps and Genesis amp.
Furutech FI-10 rhodium IEC inlets on PPC and Genesis amp
Audiodharma cable cooker
Two Onix Rack 3's
Two Adona Nemisis amp stands
Two Sanus EFAB II's
|Tweaks:||Townshend Seismic Sinks and various cones/footers: |
Aurios Pro Max, Ceraball, Black Diamond, Herbie's isocup/hardball, IsoAcoustics Orea
Alan Maher Infinity CBFs.
HiFi Tuning Supreme
PS Audio Critical Link
|Room Size (LxWxH):||28' x 24.5' x 8'|
|Room Comments/Treatments:||ASC tube traps and fiberglass roll bass traps in corners.|
RPG foam panels at first reflection points and other places to control slap echo problem.
GIK Acoustics diffusors.
|Music Preferences and Comments:|
|Music Used (Genre/Selections):||Rock, Electronic, Industrial, Blues, Folk, Classical|
|System Goals/Comments:||Looking for a convincing semblance of live performance, mainly with respect to tonal balance, dynamics and space.|
|System Strengths:||Macro and micro dynamics and 3D soundstage are quite realistic. Tonal balance is very good.|
|System Weaknesses:||Basement room has three concrete walls. Makes bass difficult to control, but results are quite good with DCX's. Need more bass traps.|
|Video/HT System: Separate|
|TV/Projector:||Panasonic TH-50PX60U 50" plasma|
|Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers:||Outlaw Audio RR2150|
|Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub):||BSR DR-1550|
|Sources (DVD/VCR):||Denon DVD557|
|Other HT Gear:||VH Audio Flavor 4 to PS Audio upc200 with one Oyaide R1 outlet for power delivery. |
Wireworld Silver Starlight HDMI cable