Home / FAQ / News
Classifieds / Events

Inmate Systems

To add your system, you must register.

eleakist's Den (mono 1) System
IP Address: Last Update: August 21, 2007 at 22:33:40
Amplifier: Leak TL12.1
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Nightingale PTS-01
Speakers: Tannoy Monitor Silver 12" / Tannoy Lansdowne cabinet
CD Player/DAC: Philips CD604 (mono CD playback)
Turntable/Phono Stage: Thorens TD-124 / SME 3009 S2i / Denon DL102 / 2.7g effective tracking force
Other Source(s): Leak Troughline II FM tuner
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: RCA generic video interconnects (chosen for construction and optimal shielding)
Silver wire custom tonearm interconnect with Eichmann RCA
Fabian Acoustics Thunderline 10 gauge
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Surge-X
Target 4-shelf audio rack w/rosewood HDF veneer shelves and chrome tubes (filled w/aquarium gravel)
Tweaks: Mass loaded plinth - stand alone 18x18x20h solid wood table adapted for TD-124 drop-in (solid mount / bolted in - no mushrooms)spikes to concrete floor
Room Size (LxWxH): 12 x 12 x 8
Room Comments/Treatments: Heavy sculptured carpet and double underlayment / padded leather listening chair and foot stool
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): mono vinyl bop / hard-bop 33 12" and 10"
System Goals/Comments: sound stage depth and breadth from a mono source and single speaker at close range (7 foot)
System Strengths: remarkable sound stage depth and height info. Sense that back wall represents stage, despite weakness cited below
System Weaknesses: sound stage breadth / width seems limited to 2-3 foot at each side of the mono speaker - an effective 8 to 10 feet
Video/HT System: None

Edit My System