|hapinoregon 's The System System|
|IP Address: 22.214.171.124||Last Update: November 17, 2018 at 13:18:22|
|Amplifier:||McCormack DNA 125|
|Preamplifier (or None if Integrated):||Pass Labs Aleph P|
Acoustic suspension, 1985 vintage, almost flush to the rear wall W/O muddy or boomy low end.
REL T3 subwoofer
Well suited to our needs musically, aesthetically and spatially. Very pleased...
|CD Player/DAC:||OPPO/W4S Ver 2.|
|Turntable/Phono Stage:||Thorens TD 160|
Creek OBH-8 Phono preamp
|Other Source(s):||Bolder modded Squeezebox 3|
|Speaker Cables/Interconnects:||Blue Jeans XLR and RCA|
|Room Size (LxWxH):||22' x 14' x 8'|
|Room Comments/Treatments:||Not quite ideal, but spacious and comfortable:|
Combination library/office/TV/Stereo with dual paned floor to ceiling windows and slider that opens on to the backyard along one long wall, stairway up to the rest of the house.
|Music Preferences and Comments:|
|Music Used (Genre/Selections):||Classical|
Big band jazz
|System Goals/Comments:||Classical:Center, first row, first balcony Vienna Opera House|
Acoustic: Middle of Pistol River Friendship Hall, Pistol River Oregon (pistolriver.com)
Both are equally implausible, but its fun to try...
|System Strengths:||Musicality and general enjoyment|
Does exceptionally well, in our opinion, in a "difficult" room...
|System Weaknesses:||Not Vienna or Pistol River...|
|Video/HT System: Integrated|
|TV/Projector:||Samsung 51" HD|
|Comments on HT System:||We generally don't watch "sound spectaculars". The 2 channel movie/TV special sound is quite good.|
|Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation:||Sun activities:|
Listening to music collection