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IP Address: Last Update: July 02, 2017 at 19:57:49
Amplifier: Audio Note kit 300B PSE monoblocks with Electra-Print power tx, AN HiB-U Cu/Cu IT and HiB-U Cu/Ag opt transformers; BGs and Elna Cerafines; numerous 300Bs including KR Audio Balloon, Sophia Royal Princess and Sophia Carbon Plate, EML 300BXLS, JJ 300Bs, blah, blah, blah; . . . and a tweaked out Bottlehead SEX 2.1 and Old Stock Audio Kit used for Headphone amps; Transcendent Sound Mini Beast OTL
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Audio Note L3 Upgraded Kit (PS with multiple mods including 0B2 reg, diodes, resistors, AN copper caps, BGs, Panzerholz output board, new AN resistors, E80CC & 6350 Tubes, etc.); Silver wire, Goldpoint shunt attenuator with AN non-magnetic and Shinkohs; Duelund Copper Coupling caps; AN 55% Ni Cu/Ag opt txs, and yes more blah, blah, blah . . .;-)
Speakers: DIY Design, RAAL OEM 70-20XR Ribbon Tweeter, Accuton 6.5" Mid-Bass, and PHL 12" Woofer; x-over designed by Rick Craig w-Selah Audio; Club-27 Amy DIY Kit
CD Player/DAC: CEC 3N CD player used as a transport & an upgraded Audio Note DAC 4.1 kit (BGs, PS mods including 0B2 reg, diodes, AN copper caps, etc); Silver XLR input tx; 497 Silver I/V; AN 55% Ni Cu/Ag opt txs; BGs, Silver AN coupling caps, Silver wire, Panzerholz board, new AN 2W Resistors, 7119, 7044, 5687 tubes); Audio Creative NOS DDDAC 1794 DIY Kit, Magic PS, 600/600 opt txs
Turntable/Phono Stage: sadly none
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Numerous DIY designs using soft annealed solid silver wire; DH Labs Ultimate
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Pure Power 2000; Lovan Racks, DIY power cords very similar to VH Audio designs;

Headphones: Fostex TH900; Senn HD600; HIFI HE-500
Room Size (LxWxH): 20' x 15' x 7.5'
Room Comments/Treatments: GIK Acoustic Room Treatments
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): broad interests
System Goals/Comments: Primarily DIY now(away from C-J Premier 12s, Avalon Opus, B&W Nautilus 803, Audio Research, and CAT SL-1 Ultimate)

DIY provides amazing value with control over upgrades to tune my system to my preferences and it happens to be a good time (usually) during each build. . . and of course the following inevitable audiophilia tweaks along the way . . .
System Strengths: yes . . .
System Weaknesses: yes . . .
Video/HT System: None
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: http://

Nordic Skiing; Mountain Biking; SCUBA

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