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|Charly M.'s McIntosh "Legacy" system System|
|Last Update: January 02, 2003 at 19:12:32||IP Address: 184.108.40.206|
|Amplifier:||Mac 4275 receiver 75wpc, used mostly as tuner|
Mac Mc-2002 200wpc DC coupled amp
|Preamplifier (or None if Integrated):||Mac c-33|
|Speakers:||Currently "tweaked" KEF Q-60 8" Uni-Q|
In process of bulding new. (2)CerwinVega 12"
dual coil subs in aperiodic boxes.
|CD Player/DAC:||McIntosh Mcd-7005 (slightly hot rodded)|
|Turntable/Phono Stage:||Technics sl1500 DD table w\SME arm - custom|
base & auto arm lift & shutoff-a bunch of fono stages from diy op-amp to old pro broadcast stuff w\ balanced output txfmrs
|Other Source(s):||Nackamichi LX-2 cassette|
Sony Dtc-75es DAT deck
|Speaker Cables/Interconnects:||Custom using Belden 30 conductor remote control cable-EQUIV to 12Ga. Mogami "Canary"|
interconnect wired as Quasi-Balanced
|Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.):||Mac Mi-4 scope - Mac Mq-104 - ADC 10 band EQ|
w\ active 3rd order lpf 1st order passive hpf subwoofer crossover built in. Also a 24db\oct. 2-way based on Marchand module.
Homebrew pwr cond using AC dist. panel from
a DEC PDP-11 minicomputer
|Tweaks:||Op-amp upgrades & lots of cap bypasses|
|Room Size (LxWxH):||21 x 12 x 8|
|Room Comments/Treatments:||Combination of Live- Dead - & Diffusion|
|Music Preferences and Comments:|
|Music Used (Genre/Selections):||Mostly R&R, classic,alternative\collegiate|
punk\newavy\grungy -power pop (new stuff like Hives, Vines,Stripes,Strokes
|System Goals/Comments:||I want "You are there" holographic imaging|
after all,isn't that what stereo is all about? It also must be transparent at both higher & lower volumes as I don't listen as loud as I used to.
|System Strengths:||Very flexible & controllable, smooth & powerful,giving that impression even at low volume|
|System Weaknesses:||Not the last word in clarity & smoothness.|
Solid State IC op-amp syndrome. I need the
new Mac 2200 toob pramp!
|Video/HT System: Separate|
|TV/Projector:||A cheap Phillips 27" TV|
|Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub):||Powered Radio Shack spkrs (8wpc into 4" FR)|
|Sources (DVD/VCR):||Sharp portable DVD, Panasonic cheap VCR|