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pillshovel's Main System
Last Update: May 01, 2001 at 00:06:50 IP Address:
Amplifier: Threshold SA/4e Full Class A (100 watts/channel, 120 amps/channel)
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Krell KRC-3
Speakers: Martin Logan Monolith III with outboard IIIp crossover
CD Player/DAC: Sony SCD-777ES
Other Source(s): Sony DVP-S7000
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: AudioQuest Crystal/Slate biwire between amp and crossovers,
AudioTruth Dragon 1' biwire between crossovers and speakers,
AudioQuest Viper on SCD-777ES,
AudioQuest Viper between amp and preamp,
AudioQuest Quartz on DVD Player
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Monster HTS1000
Tweaks: DH Super Cones under SCD-777ES
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): jazz, blues, rock, metal, alternative, electronic, classical (anything that isn't top 40 or country for the most part)
System Goals/Comments: pay it off eventually
System Strengths: amazing low-level detail, palpable presentation, incredible tonal balance
System Weaknesses: image focus is a little hazy due to room
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: Sony 32" WEGA XBR
Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: Denon AVR-3801
Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub): Paradigm Reference Studio 40 fronts, Paradigm Reference Studio CC center, Paradigm Mini Monitor rears, Definitive Technology PF15TL sub
Sources (DVD/VCR): Pioneer DV-333 DVD/CD, Mitsubishi HS-U510 VCR, Dish Network receiver (with DD output), Yamaha CD changer
Comments on HT System: AudioQuest Type 4 biwire on front 3 speakers,
AudioQuest Type 4 cables on rear speakers,
AudioQuest Ruby interconnects on analog out of DVD player,
AudioTruth Digital Pro on on digital out of DVD player,
AudioQuest Topaz interconnects on CD changer,
AudioQuest Jade sub cable,
AudioQuest Jade interconnects on all other sources
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Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: canoeing, dogs, knives, jeeps, motorcycles

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