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Awe-d-o-file's My Toys System
IP Address: Last Update: April 25, 2019 at 08:40:27
Amplifier: conrad-johnsonMF2500 (LF-when biamping or FR)

conrad-johnsonMF2100 (HF-when biamping/idle)

Behringer iNuke 600DSP used for subs
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Placette Passive Linestage
Speakers: in alphabetical order:

Magnepan MG-1's,Polk SDA SRS 1.2TL,

DIY subs 12" qty 2 wired stereo. See drivers here
CD Player/DAC: Musical Fidelity Trivista as a DAC, Philips transport died no parts. Highly modded *Sherwood CD980 as a transport now w/Vampire digital cable and a Silflex TosLink

* AC direct to transformer primary, PS diodes upgraded, internal damping and crystals for EMI/RFI
Turntable/Phono Stage: Vinyl free at this time.......someday when I get enough $ for a really good setup.....
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: NO SHIELDED CABLES - interconnect or power

Speltz Anti-cables interconnects throughout*. Richard Gray power cables. *using the newest silver w/silver Eichmanns

DIY 14ga Copper Foil speaker wire -bi-wire runs

NO NOISE, even ear to the tweeters
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): PS Audio P300
Richard Gray 600

PS Audio Noise Harvesters (2)

Oyaide Outlets, WPC-Z cover, Oyaide Power strip (DIY from VHAudio)

Richard Gray 600S

Of course Detail Magnifiers and my footers
Tweaks: Grungebusters,ball/cup, Deflex isolation, Caig and others stuff.

08/08- All grounds lifted! Wow, what a difference! Just stunning!
Room Comments/Treatments: Many hours spent to make improvements...... qty 8-4' tall 18" diameter DIY traps and qty 4-4'X 2' X 4" thick traps along cathedral peak. Jon Risch recipe
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Jazz/Fusion/Space/Dub Reggae/World Beat/Dubtronica and Rock
System Goals/Comments: Goal: enjoyment Comment: success!!
System Strengths: Image: I've never heard ANYTHING ANYWHERE ANY SHOW OR STORE close to this image,detail, VERY low noise, dynamic, speaker choice, SPL
System Weaknesses: Single source -rather have tube power amps - I will some day-tough asymmetric room shape too
No FM worth receiving either and I like and miss radio. With a roof ntenna maybe 12 or so stations and none worth listneing to except some of the NPR stuff, mostly their talk like TAL and PHC and Splendid Table
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: yes I have one
Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: Soundbar w/sub
Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub): None
Sources (DVD/VCR): Sony Blu Ray DVD set to play all regions
Other HT Gear: Roku
Comments on HT System: Good enough
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Motorcycles. Home studio. Restoring old tube radios. Ham radio operator

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