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snkby's the System
Last Update: January 31, 2001 at 18:17:52 IP Address:
Amplifier: little tda2030 opamp based. same as olen rasp is using.
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): had an ai modulus 2b in the system but removed it for better sound.
Speakers: 1"thk hdf 3.5cuft cabinets housing modded rs 1286c full-range drivers.
CD Player/DAC: philips cdm-950 as transport with unmodded - so far - link dacII
Turntable/Phono Stage: b&o 1800 with mm2 cartridge soon
Other Source(s): margules ade-24 -- removed it after 2 yrs and immediately re-installed it !
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: diy belden 89269 -not 89259- xconnected spkr cables and all 89259 interconnects
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): old tad box made by jack bybee, amp is powered by an ohmite vt25 variac
Tweaks: speakers are floating on foam rods, amp/dac/transport/lineconditioner all floating on diy aurio/rollerblocks
Room Size (LxWxH): 20' x 25' x 10'
Room Comments/Treatments: pair of 4'x6' folding panels used behind listening position and back wall.
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): anything but crap - er i mean rap/hip-hop and anything by john tesch/yanni/kennyg - bleecccchhhhhh.
System Goals/Comments: to make music instead of sounds.
System Strengths: makes music that gives you goosebumps and gets you lost in it.
System Weaknesses: uneven bass response that i am working on.
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: toshiba 27" with svideo input

Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: old kenwood ka-7100
Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub): ohm/walsh 2 fronts/dcm 8" 2-way surrounds/small 4" 2-ways center/12" cerwin-vega sub
Sources (DVD/VCR): sony svhs vcr/jvc svhs/sony high 8
Other HT Gear: dynaco passive pro-logic decoder
Comments on HT System: does everything i need to make watching a movie an experience.
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: bicycles, kayaking, hiking, jahs herb, expanding my consciousness

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