|Downhome Upstate's My fi System|
|IP Address: 188.8.131.52||Last Update: February 11, 2017 at 04:09:55|
|Amplifier:||Audio by Van Alstine Ultravalve|
|Preamplifier (or None if Integrated):||Main - Audio by Van Alstine FET Valve CF|
Back-up - GlassWare Aikido Noval line stage
|Speakers:||Salk Songtowers w/Rythmik F12G stereo subs on speaker-level inputs. |
|CD Player/DAC:||Sony XA5400ES SACD Player|
iFi micro iDAC2
|Turntable/Phono Stage:||Thorens TD-124, Pete Riggle Universal Woody/Zu DL-103 Standard. Auditorium A23 SUT for Denon/Bottlehead Reduction|
Custom Merrill/AR deck by Steve Frosten/SME 3009 II Unimproved/Hana SL
Musical Fidelity X-LPS v3 w/aftermarket PSU
Project: McMartin MT-4 SUT
|Other Source(s):||Mac Mini w/8 Gigs RAM running Audirvana Plus|
Pioneer TX-9500 II tuner (recapped & restored)
|Speaker Cables/Interconnects:||Kimber 8TC|
Unobtanium WE 16 Ga. tinned copper speaker wire
Belden 8402, BJC LC-1 & Belden 89259 interconnect.
BJC/Belden 10 Ga. copper w/cold-welded bananas
|Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.):||2- Dedicated 12 ga. 20A home runs.|
Blue Circle PLC Thingee FX-2 X0e power conditioner and Blue Circle Puck for analog; Furman PS8 for digital.
Venom PC & 3X Venom 3S PC, Bob Crump recipe PCs.
Mapleshade 4" maple slab/heavyfeet/iso blocks for tube amp
2- Sanus AFA stands
Target wall shelf for TT.
|Room Size (LxWxH):||19 x 14 x 9|
|Room Comments/Treatments:||4' H x 6' W Ikea Kallax storage units w/LP's, CD's, baskets & books on rear wall (for absorption and diffusion)|
|Music Preferences and Comments:|
|Music Used (Genre/Selections):||Americana, Jazz, Electric Blues, some World Music|
|System Goals/Comments:||Think I'm there, until the next time.|
|System Strengths:||Pretty much everything|
|System Weaknesses:||Nothing much|
|Video/HT System: None|