|ultron9's Ultron's Rig System|
|IP Address: 18.104.22.168||Last Update: March 17, 2019 at 19:57:40|
|Amplifier:||B&K Reference 4420, power amplifier.|
|Preamplifier (or None if Integrated):||Acurus LS-11, line stage pre-amplifier.|
|Speakers:||Vandersteen 2Ce, full range floor standing speakers.(In storage)|
Canton Fonum 600, 3 way floor standing speakers.
|CD Player/DAC:||Sony DVP-NS999ES, SACD/CD/DVD player.|
Sony BDP-S5000ES, Blu-Ray/DVD/CD player.
|Turntable/Phono Stage:||Technics SL-1200MK2, manual, direct drive.|
Ortofon OM 30 Cartridge, MM.
Acurus P-10, phono pre-amplifier.
Harmon/Kardon TU 920, tuner.
|Speaker Cables/Interconnects:||Monster Ultra Series THX 1000, speaker cable.|
PS Audio xStream Plus, speaker cable.
PS Audio xStream Resolution Transcendent, interconnect.
PS Audio xStream Resolution Reference, interconnect.
AudioQuest Black Mamba II, interconnect.
MIT Terminator 2, interconnect.
Monster Cable I300MkI, interconnect.
Monster Cable I400MkI, interconnect.
VH Audio Flavor 4, power cable, (B&K Power Amp).
PS Audio PerfectWave AC-5, power cable (Acurus Pre-amp).
SignalCable MagicPower, power cable, (Sony ES blu-ray player and ES DVD/CD player).
|Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.):||PS Audio Quintet, line conditioner/power center, filter.|
Leslie Dame 1480, CD Spinner Cabinet.
|Tweaks:||Gingko Cloud 10, isolation platform (for turntable).|
Vibrapod Cones & Feet (for Acurus preamp).
Cardas Signature RCA Caps w. Logo.
TTWeights, Aluminum record clamp/weight.
|Room Comments/Treatments:||None at present|
|Music Preferences and Comments:|
|Music Used (Genre/Selections):||Rock, Jazz, Classical etc.|
|System Goals/Comments:||Reasonably good sound/accuracy/depth.|
Recently started streaming TIDAL, Pandora, Spotify and YouTube Red to Tvs and system via Chromecast, using phone and Tablet. At some point I'd like to invest in a standalone streamer/DAC with balanced output direct to power amp.
Cambridge Audio Azur 840C CD Player sold, some regrets there.
Adcom GFP-565 preamp has been sold. sorry to see it go.
Yamaha Casette deck and dbx dx-5 CD player in need of repairs.
|System Strengths:||Detailed, very good sound stage.|
|System Weaknesses:||A bit bright on some sources with Canton speakers, I love the Vandersteens but not employing them right now due to room size. Im considering the 1CI smaller model as an option in place of the Fonum 600s.|
|Video/HT System: Integrated|
|TV/Projector:||Sharp LC-32D44U LCD TV/720P.|
|Sources (DVD/VCR):||Sony VHS VCR, SLV-N60.|
DVD and blu-ray players as indicated above in main system description.
|Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation:||Music, Computers, Politics, Soccer.|