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magiccarpetride's Best possible System
IP Address: 207.34.170.253 Last Update: March 25, 2019 at 10:09:25
Amplifier: DPA 200s
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): DSP 2000
Speakers: Magnepan MG-1 IMP modded
Sources:
CD Player/DAC: Logitech Squeezebox Touch (heavily modded), digital coax out into the Beresford Bushmaster DAC
Turntable/Phono Stage: Modded Systemdek IIX (replaced the original platter with acrylic plater). Jelco SA-750E 10 inch tonearm (Nakamitch wires) with Denon DL-103 cartridge into Denon AU-310 SUT into iFi Micro iPhono 2
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Nordost Blue Heaven, Audioquest Red River, Audioquest Golden Gate
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Belkin Pure Audio PF-30 power conditioner
Tweaks: 3 Shunyata Venom 3 power cables, 1 Nordost Magus power cable, Dayton ISO-4G Gold Isolation Cones, Shakti stones, Nordost Eco 3 static inhibitor
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Rock, pop, blues, world, ethnic, electronica, classical, jazz
System Goals/Comments: To achieve the stunningly resolving details in sound reproduction. Also, minimize if not eliminate listening fatigue.
System Strengths: Almost palpable illusion of real instruments. All instruments are now presented in their life-like size, with believable textures and accurate loudness. Vocalists are presented as if standing up.
System Weaknesses: Bad recordings sound terrible compared with good recordings.
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: Sharp Aquos
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Playing guitar and bass guitar, painting, Buddhism, gardening, running.

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