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Travis's Bebop and Mahler System
IP Address: Last Update: August 02, 2020 at 10:53:43
Amplifier: GemTune GS-01 8WPC w/ a pair of EL34B, tube rectified (274b), McIntosh MC-2505 for rear speakers, 240 watt plate amp wired in mono to drive the subs.

DIY class A headphone amp.
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Akitika PR-101 w/ mm phono stage, headphone amp
Speakers: Tekton Lore, AudioKinesis SWARM V.1

Micron mini-monitors for rears (dynaquaded)

Boston Acoustics A-40 (re-foamed woofers) for back up.

Grado SR325is, woodied plus G-Cushions, BeyerDynamic DT660, Sennheiser HD-414 Signature, Grado SR60e, Grado HEMP
CD Player/DAC: Peachtree DacIT (1st version).
HHb BurnIT Plus 830 for burning/playback.
Most playback is from JVC XL-Z1010 used as a transport. Also have a JVC XL-Z1050 for back-up. Tascam CD-RW900SL for burning/playback.

Turntable/Phono Stage: Rega RP6 with Groovetracer 130 gram counterweight, Reference sub-platter, Delrin platter and record weight, white belt upgrade, Ortofon 2M Black, MM phono stage built into the Akitika, Phoenix Eagle/RoadRunner. Lounge LCR III.
Other Source(s): Nakamichi BX300 stereo audio cassette recorder/player

Polk XMRadio component tuner.

Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: I have some.
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Wood rack w/ casters made by Sonlife (from the 80's). Target turntable shelf (the old, good kind) bolted to the staggered stud construction behind the double sheet rocked wall. Tate Blanchard's 'Ultrasonic' four shelf, four footed rack, with lead filled supports and blue illuminated(!) acrylic shelves.

Nitty Gritty Mini-Pro RCM in black.
Room Size (LxWxH): 19' x 11.5' x 9'
Room Comments/Treatments:
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Acoustic and electric jazz, classical including opera. Big Hammond B-3 fan (Joey D)
System Goals/Comments: Yes
System Strengths: Mega sub bass to 25Hz blends in nicely with the Tektons.
System Weaknesses: Of course there are.
Video/HT System: Separate

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