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KLM's Reference System
Last Update: August 25, 2001 at 09:55:29 IP Address:
Amplifier: Audio Research Classic 60 (Tube Hybrid)
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Audio Research LS9 (Solid State)
Speakers: Thiel 1.5
CD Player/DAC: California Audio Labs Icon BOSS Mk II HDCD
Turntable/Phono Stage: VPI HW MKIII (w/ PLC and SAMA) Audioquest PT6 tonearm and Grado cartridge

Audio Research PH 3

Other Source(s): Fanfare 1A FM Tuner
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: AudioTruth Sterling X3 speaker cables and Lapis X3 interconnects
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Synergistic Research Master Coupler

Chang Lightspeed Power Conditioner

Arcici lead balloon and air bladder rack

Bright Star Audio Air Mass and Little Rock

Tweaks: Various isolation devices
Room Size (LxWxH): 12 x 12 x 8
Room Comments/Treatments: Minimal except for area carpet and Room tunes
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Rock, blues, jazz and classical
System Goals/Comments: Replicate the details and soundstage of the live/studio recording as accurately as possible.
System Strengths: Excellent tonal balance, sense of imaging and detail.
System Weaknesses: Ultimate dynamic range and low-end frequency
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: ProScan 27"
Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: Chiro C802 digital processor and C300 & C200 amplifiers
Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub): Boston Acoustics (center), NHT HDP (Rear) NHT 2.5i (front) and Optimus (sub)
Sources (DVD/VCR): Pioneer DV09 DVD, Pioneer CLD59 Laserdisc


Other HT Gear: Adcome 515 AC Enhancer
Comments on HT System: Excellent full range system for the money
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: British sports cars

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