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Riph's Room 27a System
Last Update: September 17, 2002 at 09:30:13 IP Address:
Amplifier: Thorsten Loesch "Legacy" SET amp using 6b4g's
for now..still in construction phase..differs a bit from T's unit ..My OTP's are probably better ;-)

Tiny Philips 9016 2w SEP..stock version..kicks booty!

Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): UNder construction
Speakers: Main speakers :diy Deep Green
120 liter D3L2QD dual FR driver using FE208sigma and 12' Beyma pro driver
around 100db/1w/1m
Dick Olsher designed DIY - Black Dahlia
Dynaudio 17w75xl/MB Quart titanium tweeter-
83db/8 Ohm/6 Ohm minimum.(now on loan to a friend as studio monitors).

CD Player/DAC: Marantz CD67 OSE/ Modifications according to Thorsten Loesch/Bobwire./extensive resonance control/spiked. DAC is a Behringer Ultracurve..
Turntable/Phono Stage: TT. Thorens 125MkII with TP16 arm and othofon OM-20, Pro-ject The phonobox with mods.
Denon DL-160 MC cart
Other Source(s): Sony Minidisc.
The new addition! A Revox G 36 Tube Reel to reel recorder..makes you wonder what progress has been made in thirty years
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: UBYTE-2 Speaker Cables,Siltech ST-18 G3 (silver/gold) between cd/pre,simple DIY solid core coax between pre-power
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): TNT-Flexy Rack
Tweaks: TNT-stone blocks under cd spikes (look funny and are dirt cheap, still haven't found out if they really work.

lead disc on top of CDP

Room Size (LxWxH): 6 x 5 x 3.5
Room Comments/Treatments: student so I have loads of big absorbing stuff inside (double bed,couch, dirty laundry)
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Rock ,Pop,classical, Jazz (post bop mostly)..as long as it is good
System Goals/Comments: more for less..
System Strengths: imaging,tonal accuracy,little compression, low level detail without it being rammed down yer' neck.
eats high buck systems for lunch..heheh
System Weaknesses: a bit relentless at times, low tolerance for bad recordings
Video/HT System: None
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Music (i actually listen to music not pink noise!) Playing guitar, Med school, research non-synostotic plagiocepahly/morphometric 3-d analyses.reading stuff about quantum physics.further abberations:Mac Addict, golf, skiing Chamonix (or any other big hum

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