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ambel's Chameleon System
IP Address: Last Update: January 27, 2013 at 21:15:22
Amplifier: Custom made 300B mono-bloc amp, with Tamura F-5002 Amorphous OPT, UTC mil-spec power tranny, Kenyon chokes, Black Gate filter caps
Audio Note Copper in oil coupling caps, AB resistor, mil-spec Teflon silver hook up wire, 1/8" copper plate on a machined block
of aluminium. Powered by 1940's US Army Western Electric 300B, red base RCA 5692.

10Y/VT-25A based amp with custom wound Electra Print Silver OPT.
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Custom made Western Electric 407A Line stage
and Bendix 6900/Westrex 396A based Line stage.
Speakers: JBL Hartsfield,Altec 605A open baffle, Fostex 206E folded horn.
CD Player/DAC: Sony SCD777ES SACD
Pioneer PD-54 used as transport
CAL Sigma II DAC with Sylvania Gold Brand 5751
Turntable/Phono Stage: Acoustic Signature Final Tool
Graham 1.5T arm
Shelter 501 II
Garrard 301 with Dynavector DV505 arm
And Orftofon MC 15 cart.
Bogen/Lenco B61 with Sumiko MMT arm
Denon DL103 cart.
Phono stage is custom made With Western Electric
417a and 396a tubes. Step up tranny Altec 4722, Altec
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: DIY Mil-spec extruded Teflon silver wire from
the 1960's for speaker wire, IC and power cords.
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): 5KVA Isolation transformer, DiY rack using 3"
maple buthcer block, Townsend seismic sink,
DJ racing cones.
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Female vocals specially in vinyl, Miles, Coltrane, Evans and classical.
System Goals/Comments: It's an evolving system.
System Strengths: speed and agility.
System Weaknesses: more warthm.
Video/HT System: None
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Wine,micro brew beer and Exotic birds.

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