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Thor's Oldest System
IP Address: Last Update: February 16, 2013 at 05:59:11
Amplifier: bel canto eVo 4 in bridged mode
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): None
Speakers: Magnepan 3.6R + 1.6QR (used as rears in 5.1 and Ambisonic configurations)
CD Player/DAC: Meridian 506
Sonic Studio model 304 ADDA
Mytek 8x192 ADDA
Turntable/Phono Stage: Michell Gyro SE Mk.V (DC motor), OL'd (the works) RB250, AT OC9ML/II, Lehmann Black Cube (Mk. II)
Other Source(s): Bang & Olufsen Beocord 9000 cassette
Studer A80RC Mk.II

Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Transparent Reference BiWire
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): None
Tweaks: None
Room Size (LxWxH): 9m x 6m x 2.5m
Room Comments/Treatments: Room designed by professional acoustician.
The Copland hybrid power amp I used before was stolen and the bel canto replaced it, had a synergy with the Maggies I've not heard with other amps. Recommended!
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Everything except country & western. Especially like Brasilian music.
System Goals/Comments: Good convincing musical experience with minimum expenditure and space.
System Strengths: Tonality, coherence, stereo imaging, dynamics, detail as a part of a greater whole
System Weaknesses: Don't expect a punch in the gut when the bass drum kicks in...
Video/HT System: Integrated
TV/Projector: None
Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: Software based
Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub): Magnepan 1.6QR as surround, currently no sub or centre.
Sources (DVD/VCR): DVD, computer.
Comments on HT System: Under construction. Need a solution for centre channel, and need to decide on stereo subs.

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