Audio Asylum Inmate FullThrottleRichard's Richard's DIY Jobbie 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.

FullThrottleRichard's Richard's DIY Jobbie System
Last Update: March 15, 2001 at 17:16:37 IP Address:
Amplifier: Passlabs Zen Revisited, passive cooling (no noisy fans) 15wpc
Preamplifier (or None if Integrated): Home made pre, just a buffer stage with 2x gain and 2 inputs (X-Ray and LP12)
Speakers: Home made floorstanders, using Audax HM170Z0 HDA woofer and ScanSpeak D2905/9500 soft dome tweeters
CD Player/DAC: Musical fidelity X-Ray
Turntable/Phono Stage: Linn Sondek LP12 deck, home made (scratch built design) phono stage integrated into pre
Other Source(s): PC output from soundblaster Live! soundcard
Other Accessories/Room/Misc.:
Speaker Cables/Interconnects: Speaker cables, Jon Risch's cross connected cables
Interconnect, home made using silver coax
Other (Power Conditioner, Racks etc.): Home made rosewood spiked rack
Tweaks: I made most of it!!! Everything except the X-Ray and LP12
Room Size (LxWxH): 13ft x 14ft x 12ft
Room Comments/Treatments: My bedroom, no treatment as yet
Music Preferences and Comments:
Music Used (Genre/Selections): Manic street preachers, Garbage, Sound Garden, Feeder, Moby
System Goals/Comments: Trying series crossovers, the bass is all lumpy at the moment...
System Strengths: Clarity/imaging, the 'foot tapping factor'
System Weaknesses: Lumpy bass at the moment...
Video/HT System: None
URL Link:
Other Interests/Hobbies/Occupation: RC Touring car/2wd buggy racing, sleeping (usually) ;D

Edit My System

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