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Auricube's Name?: I tried Egon, but it doesn't listen to me ?!? Hey, it has no name System
Last Update: July 25, 2001 at 03:41:12 IP Address:
Amplifier: Cairn K2 HE
DIY Digital (Tripath)
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Bryston BP 25 modified; Passive Preamp with Noble Pot.
Speakers: Quatuor Anacrouse (great! see
CD Player/DAC: Sony SCD 777 ES modified
Turntable/Phono Stage: Self made, with SME 3009 SE arm, V15/III cartridge, Naim Phonostage (stolen from a Naim preamp, DIY power supply)
Other Source(s): Minidisc Sony MDS JE530, Rega Radio (Tuner)
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Speakers: RA Designlabs, plait; source to preamp and preamp to amp: Q.E.D. Silver Spirit. Powercords selfmade.
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Steinmusic "CLEar" digital power condioner,
Steimusic CD Tube Filter, "Sound Organisation" Rack.
Room Size (LxWxH): 19 x 18 x 8
Room Comments/Treatments: Only carpets (turkish Kelims), on wooden parquet floor.
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Rock, Classic, Jazz
No Techno, no easy pop, no country, no Wagner.
System Goals/Comments: Sounds good
System Strengths: My seat is just in the sweet spot can lay and listen a whole opera without getting bored
System Weaknesses: It's too hot and no air conditioner - have to wait 2:00 AM to enjoy
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: Sony 32" Trinitron 100Hz dig. (very poor sound quality, shame on Sony)
Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: Technics SH-AC300 (Dolby Digital) preamp, Millennium dts 2-4-6 preamp, DIY 6 channel power Amp
Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub): Center: DIY with Scan Speak/Vifa, Main: idem, Surround and Sub: uh,... there are still in the box (couldn't find my drilling machine)
Sources (DVD/VCR): Pioneer DV-515 (it's old but it's multizone!)
Comments on HT System: It's enough, could be in another room, try to listen music when your wife's watching "Notting Hill" for the fifth time!
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Music, Fine (italian)Cars, My Wife, Travelling, Wine, eating, beeing lazy

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