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groovy.guru 's groovy.guru System
IP Address: Last Update: October 11, 2020 at 16:04:00
Amplifier: Coincident Frankenstein MKII
Alan Eaton 45 SET monoblocks

Previous amps: Lectron Doshi, Cary V12R; Cary 805AE; Cary SLI-80; Dynaco ST-70; Proceed HPA2; Musical Fidelity A300; NAD 7100; Canary CA-306; Joule Electra VZN-80 MKV
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Hornshoppe The Truth

Previous Pre's: Coincident Statement Line Stage; Joule Electra LA-150MKII, Supratek Cortese and Chenin; Cary SLP-98; Audio Research LS-25 MKII; Aesthetix Janus
Speakers: Von Schweikert db99
Altec Lansing Heathkit 101 (Valencia B)

Previous speakers: Coincident Victory II; Quad ESL-57, 63, and 988; Magnepan MGIIIa; Apogee Stages; Dynaudio Kit speakers; Merlin VSM MXe
CD Player/DAC: Esoteric UX3-pi; Pioneer BDP-88F, Alesis Masterlink ML-9600

Mac Mini, Yamamoto YDA-01 DAC; Teac UD-501 DAC

Previous CDP's: Oppo Modwright 983 SE BD; Sony XA5400ES; Audio Aero Capitole; Naim CD5i; Cary 306/200
Turntable/Phono Stage: Technics SP10 MK3 w/ Dobbins plinth and Reed 3Q tonearm. ZYX 4D Ultimate cartridge. Coincident Statement Phono Stage.

Previous TT's: Lenco L78 w Nantais plinth; Sota Cosmos, Kuzma Stabi Reference, VPI Aires II, KAB Technics SL-1200; Rega P3; Rega P2

Previous Phono Stages: ASR Basis Exclusive; Supratek Cortese and Chenin; Cary SLP-98 MC and MM; Musical Surroundings Phonomena; Hagerman Cornet
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Cerious Technologies Graphene Matrix ic's, sc's, and power cords.
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Furman P-2400 IT power conditioner (main); BPT-2 (analog front end); Star Sound Sistrum rack (analog front end); Star Sound Apprentice amp stands; VPI 16.5 record cleaner; Ultrasonic record cleaner.
Tweaks: Dedicated line with Synergistic Research UEF Black outlet. Echobuster corner and bass traps, GIK diffusion and absorption panels.
Room Size (LxWxH): 24 ft x 20 ft x 8 ft
Room Comments/Treatments: Dedicated listening room. Jaymar 262 chairs.
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Mostly rock and jazz. Will listen to most types of music though.
System Goals/Comments: I'm there. Time to enjoy and relax.
System Strengths: Works well for my room. The Coincident amp is very silent for a tubed amp. No audible hum, buzz, or hiss. Same with the Coincident phono stage.
System Weaknesses: Not sure. Finally, I am at a point that I am not thinking about what is missing sonically in my system.
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: Pioneer KRP-600M; Epson 5025UB
Processor/Receiver/Amplifiers: Marantz SR7011
Speakers (Center, Surrounds, Sub): Triad Silver Omni SE inwall, Atlantic Technology in ceiling; pair of SVS SB2000 subs
Sources (DVD/VCR): Oppo BDP80; DirecTv, Roku.
Other HT Gear: ExactPower UltraPure power conditioner
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Cycling, Hiking, Skiing. JD, semi-retired.

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