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lito.cillo@3web.net's The Basement Suite System
Last Update: October 07, 2001 at 12:43:41 IP Address:
Amplifier: Audio Research D-250 Tube Amp 250w/c
2 - Classe' Audio Model Ten 800w each in Mono Config. @ 4 ohms
The tube amp is driving the panel and the solid state amps are driving the bottom end
NEC Authentic Series Integrated Amp 50w/c
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Audio Research SP-9 Heavily modified and Marchand XM9L Electronic Cross over 2 way @ 24 dB filter slope
Speakers: Martin Logan Monolith III Electro Static
Cross over @ 120 Hz
CD Player/DAC: Cal Alpha Transport, Sonic Frontiers UJB and Theta DS Pro Prime IIa DAC
Turntable/Phono Stage: NEC Authentic Series Turntable,
VPI 19 MK III, Odyssey & LINN Basic Plus Tone arms, BenzMicro L04 MC Cartridge, VPI PLC, VPI Turntable Stand and Sonic Frontiers SFP-1 Phono Stage heavily modified.
Other Source(s): NEC Authentic Series FM tuner, NIKKO Gamma 1 FM tuner, Sherwood FM tuner, AKAI FM Tuner, Sony FM tuner, Pioneer CFT-900 cassette player, TEAC X-10 Reel to Reel player and DBX noise reduction system
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: NBS Signature II, Kimber 8 TC, Kimber 4 TC, Monster Pro Line and Cardas Quadlink - speaker cables, Cardas Hexlink, Cardas Golden 5c, Monster Cable MK1000II, MIT T3-5, Van de Hul, Transparent, Kimber AGDL digital, Monarchy Reference digital and Cardas Phono cable
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Lovan Rack
Tweaks: Modified the ARC SP-9, Modified the PSU diodes Sonic Frontiers phono stage and Home made room tunes
Room Size (LxWxH): 27' x 13' x 8'
Room Comments/Treatments: Mostly home mades
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Classic Rock, Jazz, Folks, Blues and Classical
System Goals/Comments: Closer to the Reality
System Strengths: It's getting there
System Weaknesses: Power
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: 52" Magnavox Rear Projector
Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: Pioneer VSX D1S Dolby Prologic
Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub): Home made surrounds speakers, Mirage Center, Audio Reflex main and Mirage Powered Subwoofer
Sources (DVD/VCR): Panasonic S-VHS and Toshiba DVD Player
Comments on HT System: Just Right
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Painting, Guitar Playing, Sports

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