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rathbone's ZOE - GamuT System
IP Address: Last Update: April 21, 2011 at 19:46:58
Amplifier: GamuT D200 mkI for MID/HIGH Pass (425hz 12dB)
GamuT D200 mkII for LOW Pass (200Hz 18 dB)
both with Virtual Dynamics PC's.
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Lector ZOE tube linestage with Virtual Dynamics Signature PC.
New stock Sovtek 6H30pi tube is KILLER!!!! Jim McShane sourced.
Speakers: Magnepan MG-3.5R
Marchand XM-26 active tube crossover
(stock passive XO removed)
CD Player/DAC: GamuT CD-1 with Virtual Dynamics PC
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Kimber 4TC (high pass), 8TC (low pass). VD Master jumpers (connect 4TC to high pass amp).

2 pairs of GROVER UR 8 custom XLR to RCA interconnects, 2 pairs of GROVER S RCA/RCA (great cables!)
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): dual 20A dedicated circuits
Room Size (LxWxH): 25 x 25 x 8-12
Room Comments/Treatments: nearfield, Cardas placement, 6 feet from back wall, tweeters INSIDE, speakers on long wall
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): large-scale classical (American Naxos- W.Schumann, Hovhaness, S. Barber), ECM jazz (Abercrombie, Stanko, Charles Lloyd) and Wes Montgomery, Jimmy Smith, some rock (Tool, RATM, Nirvana, etc.)
System Goals/Comments: High WAF factor required - the speakers must be moveable, out of the way.
System Strengths: Active bi-amped planars.

Organic and dynamic. Active done right is sooo clear.
System Weaknesses: Complication: 4 sets of IC's - multiple power cords
Video/HT System: None
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Avid mountain biker (Ibis Mojo HD, Niner One w/carbon Niner fork) and flyfisher/backpacker for big Sierra golden trout (up to 12,460 ft). Fish Scott flyrods.

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