|RDM's RDM's system System|
|IP Address: 126.96.36.199||Last Update: September 30, 2015 at 21:55:50|
|Amplifier:||McIntosh MA275, MA30's, Radio Craftsman 500's|
Factory modded Audire Creshendo
Sony TA4650 integrated.
Bottle Head Crack, Channel Islands Audio Headphone amps.
Sennheiser 380 Pro, HD 580, 650, and many more.
|Preamplifier (or None if Integrated):||McIntosh C22 and modded Audire Pre.|
Passive: Very nice volume control in a nice box
|Speakers:||Horn Shoppe back loaded horn w/bass augmenter.|
JBL C40 Cabs w/D130's, N1200 xover and D175/1217 horn
|CD Player/DAC:||Heavily modded $99.00 Pioneer CD player|
Schiit Bifrost w/Schiit mods
|Turntable/Phono Stage:||Rega P3 table and arm w/Sumiko Blue Point Special cart.|
Bottle Head Eros Phono Preamp
|Other Source(s):||File based playback: 4TB Hard drive playing through JRiver software and a Schiit Audio Bifrost w/Schiit mods.|
McIntosh MR71 & 67
|Speaker Cables/Interconnects:||Home built Silver Sonic interconnects.|
Silver Sonic Speaker cable
Home brew braided Cat 5 cable.
|Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.):||Regulated, filtered DC Power supply.|
USP back up, Furman power conditioners,
20 amp service in room, hospital grade hardware. Home brew power cables w/hospital grade hardware.
|Room Size (LxWxH):||25 x 13.5 x 10|
|Room Comments/Treatments:||It's a meduim live, tunable room. Can listen long or short way.|
Carpeted, fireplace, floor to ceiling glass on one end, decent heavy drapes and plantation shutters
|Music Preferences and Comments:|
|Music Used (Genre/Selections):||Well recorded music preferred.|
Straight ahead Jazz and Be-Bop (Modern Jazz Quartet)
Lots of Blues, Old or new R&R, Alt, Punk, no Metal or Banjo. Lots of Blues.
Listening to Holly Cole right now.
|System Goals/Comments:||Cost effective, stable, dynamic, full range, synchronous, easy to operate and comfortable listen to.|
I enjoy a contemporary tube sound.
|System Weaknesses:||This rig is inefficent, uses a lot of power|
Not for bass freaks.
|Video/HT System: Separate|
|Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers:||Marantz AV Receiver: SR7300SE|
|Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub):||NHT SB-1, Super Zero and NHT sub|
Custom stands, shot filled
|Sources (DVD/VCR):||N0 VHS|
|Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation:||The Ocean.|
Collect automatic pocket knives.