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Markw*'s Man Cave Stereo Den and HT room. System
IP Address: Last Update: February 02, 2019 at 19:20:25
Amplifier: NAD 214
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): NAD 1600 Tuner/Preamp
Speakers: DCM CX-21
CD Player/DAC: NAD 523 CD changer
Turntable/Phono Stage: NAD 533/Goldring 1042
Other Source(s): NAD 616 tape deck
Vizio 43" Smart TV.
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Various solid but inexpensive items.
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Basic Target/Acoustic Research & other generic stuff. Nothing special.
Tweaks: Spent a lot of time positioning and balancing speakers
Room Size (LxWxH): 12 x 10 x 8
Room Comments/Treatments: Small, but you work with what you have
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Classic Rock, Jazz, Blues, Classical, Country, Alt Country, Western Swing, Rockabilly, world, most everything except rap actually.
System Goals/Comments: Finally, after working on this since the early 60's I'm content for the moment.
System Strengths: Startling recreations of most of the types of music I'm listening to.
System Weaknesses: I don't want to go there. I'm currently content. I'm sure that will change eventually.
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: Vizio 55" 4k Smart TV
Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: Marantz SR-5011
Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub): Athena Audition AS F-1 mains, AS B-2 rears and the matching AS-C1 center channel. BIC F12 Subwoofer.
Sources (DVD/VCR): Sony UBP-X800 4k Player
Direct TV STB
Roku 4k Stick
Other HT Gear: Marantz CC4300 CD Changer
Denon DVD-1940CI Universal Player for CD/SACD
Comments on HT System: For the amount of time I actually sit, watch and listen to a movie this does it for now. All things considered, it does a surprisingly good job with music as well.
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Retired programmer/analyst and tax preparer

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