Audio Asylum Inmate Dr. Allan M. Hunchuk's The Theodor W. Adorno Memorial Atonal Stereo Kit System

[ Audio Asylum ] [ Speakers ] [ Tubes ] [ Vinyl ] [ Digital ] [ Cables ] [ Tweaks/DIY ] [ Music ]
[ Video Asylum ] [ Films ] [ Pro Audio ] [ myAsylum ] [ Chat ] [ Reviews ] [ Inmate Systems ] [ FAQ ]
[ Search ] [ Support Our Asylum ] Forums are moderated. Here are the rules.

Dr. Allan M. Hunchuk's The Theodor W. Adorno Memorial Atonal Stereo Kit System
Last Update: December 02, 2000 at 11:26:40 IP Address:
Amplifier: Zen amplifier by Decware
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Reference Line Model 2000 passive preamp
Dynaco Pas 3 (for MM Phono Stage)
Speakers: Gallo Acoustic Micros
AMC Ace-Bass B1-20 powered subwoofer (200 watts)
CD Player/DAC: Philips LHH1000 Transport & DAC
Turntable/Phono Stage: Thorens 145 MkII
Other Source(s): Dynaco FM-3 tuner
Rotel RT-950BX am/fm tuner
ReVox A77 reel-to-reel
Luxman K-15 cassette deck
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Nordost Flatline 2 speaker cables
Custom House Cable Barracuda speaker cables and coaxial digital interconnect
Entry level Vampire Wire interconnects
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Adcom ACE-515 power conditioner
Sanus Racks
Tweaks: 25 pound lead shot in custom made sacks placed on CD transport and DAC
Room Size (LxWxH): 15' x 11' x 9'
Room Comments/Treatments: Wall-to-wall carpet in sonically neutral dark gray; big black lab female; medium sized chocolate lab female; stuffed toys in fireplace; young male child clog dancing.
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): World Beat, Jazz, Polka, Opera, Rock, Industrial, Indian Film Music, Country & Western, Funk, Folk, Brazilian, Cuban, and Blues. In fact, I'm enamoured by almost all music.
System Goals/Comments: Engaging sound.
System Strengths: Amplification, fantastic CD player, excellent reel-to-reel.
System Weaknesses: House designed by deaf and blind architect ;-(
Video/HT System: Separate
TV/Projector: 35 inch Toshiba stereo tv
Sources (DVD/VCR): Sony hi fi vhs vcr
Comments on HT System: It's better than nothing. Big picture & sub-mediocre sound.
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: Sociology professor

Edit My System

[ General ] [ Speakers ] [ Tubes ] [ Vinyl ] [ Digital ] [ Video Asylum ] [ Cables ] [ Tweaks/DIY ] [ Music ] [ Films ]