What did you do to your stereo rig today?

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  • gp4jesus
    gp4jesus Posts: 1,883
    verb wrote: »
    Figured that a proper evaluation of @GlennDog Cary Pre-Amp would take at least 5 years to complete! :smile:wdxunuem577b.jpeg
    Edited to say just kidding! :smile:
    Old Pic: I like that amp stand on the left. In 2-3 years I’ll be in the market for several, inexpensive (2 each) 1, 2 & 3 tier stands. I confess being thrifty, most everything I’ve seen seems pricey and, because the correct word escapes me, glitzy.
    Samsung 60" UN60ES6100 LED
    Outlaw Audio 976 Pre/Pro
    Samsung BDP, Dish Rcvr, Phillips CD chgr, various game consoles

    Canare 14 ga - LCR tweeters inside* & CC outside
    BJC 10 ga - LCR mids, inside* & out
    8 ga Powerline - LR woofers, inside* & out
    *soldered

    LR: Tri-amped RTi A7 w/Rotels. Woofers - 980BX; Tweets & “Plugged” Mids - 981
    CC: Rotel RB981 -> Bi-amped CSi A6
    5 Subs: Sunfire True Sub Sig -> LFE & CC; 4 Audio Pro Evidence -> “Corners”
    Surrounds: Rotel 981 -> AR 12 ga -> RTi A3
    Power Conditioning & Distribution:
    3 dedicated 20A feeds; APC H15; 4 Furman Miniport 20s
  • joecoulson
    joecoulson Posts: 4,944
    That’s an awesome gaming setup there bro!
    Looks great.
  • lightman1
    lightman1 Posts: 10,721
    Sweet setup J! Rock on!
  • Milito
    Milito Posts: 1,643
    Great setup.
    Yamaha RX-A2070, Musical Fidelity M6si integrated amp, Benchmark Dac1, Bluesound NODE 2i, Audiolab 6000CDT CD Transport, Parasound Zphono USB Phono Preamp, Fluance RT85, Ortofon 2M Bronze, Polk L600's, L400, Audioquest Interconnects and Digital Cables, Nordost Silver Shadow Digital Cable, Cullen Gold and Crossover Series Power Cables, Douglas Connection Alpha 12AWG OCC Speaker Cables, Douglas Connection Alpha Analog Interconnect Cables, Douglas Connection Alpha 11 OCC Custom Power Cable, Signal Power Cable, Furman PL-8C 15 Power Conditioner, Sony 65" 900F, Sony UBP-X700, Fios, Audioquest Chocolate HDMI Cables.
  • indyhawg
    indyhawg Posts: 1,589
    Nice Pioneer Integrated you have sitting under that AR turntable @jdjohn.

  • Nightfall
    Nightfall Posts: 9,971
    What's all the writing in the frames?
    afterburnt wrote: »
    They didn't speak a word of English, they were from South Carolina.

    Village Idiot of Club Polk
  • jbreezy5
    jbreezy5 Posts: 711
    deronb1 wrote: »
    Swapping out all new speakers tomorrow. Dynaudio Audience 72se, 42 and 42c. Never owned Dynaudio. Excited!

    That’s a nice set! Dyn’s love high current amplification; what you driving’em with?
  • deronb1
    deronb1 Posts: 5,021
    jbreezy5 wrote: »
    deronb1 wrote: »
    Swapping out all new speakers tomorrow. Dynaudio Audience 72se, 42 and 42c. Never owned Dynaudio. Excited!

    That’s a nice set! Dyn’s love high current amplification; what you driving’em with?

    A B&K Av5000ii. 185 wpc @ 4 ohms. Hope to be ok.
  • halo
    halo Posts: 5,612
    deronb1 wrote: »
    jbreezy5 wrote: »
    deronb1 wrote: »
    Swapping out all new speakers tomorrow. Dynaudio Audience 72se, 42 and 42c. Never owned Dynaudio. Excited!

    That’s a nice set! Dyn’s love high current amplification; what you driving’em with?

    A B&K Av5000ii. 185 wpc @ 4 ohms. Hope to be ok.

    Yes, that will do quite well :smile:

    Congrats on the new speakers!
  • halo
    halo Posts: 5,612
    hochpt21 wrote: »
    I picked up a pair of 703’s and I’ve been burning them in.

    Almost done with the diy stands.

    qf1a1if2ep05.jpeg

    Same here. Done with burn in/break in. I got a new set of stands as well. New Triangle Borea BR03 speakers scheduled to arrive today - we will see who gets to stay!
  • deronb1
    deronb1 Posts: 5,021
    halo wrote: »
    deronb1 wrote: »
    jbreezy5 wrote: »
    deronb1 wrote: »
    Swapping out all new speakers tomorrow. Dynaudio Audience 72se, 42 and 42c. Never owned Dynaudio. Excited!

    That’s a nice set! Dyn’s love high current amplification; what you driving’em with?

    A B&K Av5000ii. 185 wpc @ 4 ohms. Hope to be ok.

    Yes, that will do quite well :smile:

    Congrats on the new speakers!

    Thanks! Just got em hooked up and playing around. Like what Im hearing!
  • deronb1
    deronb1 Posts: 5,021
    Thanks! I think these speakers were made with Spiro Gyra in mind. Holy smokes!
  • halo
    halo Posts: 5,612
    deronb1 wrote: »
    Thanks! I think these speakers were made with Spiro Gyra in mind. Holy smokes!

    Glad you are enjoying them! I had the DM 2/6, the Excite X14, and the Focus 260. All were very enjoyable and superb sounding speakers.
  • hochpt21
    hochpt21 Posts: 5,397
    edited February 2020
    halo wrote: »
    hochpt21 wrote: »
    I picked up a pair of 703’s and I’ve been burning them in.

    Almost done with the diy stands.

    qf1a1if2ep05.jpeg

    Same here. Done with burn in/break in. I got a new set of stands as well. New Triangle Borea BR03 speakers scheduled to arrive today - we will see who gets to stay!

    I had about 5 hours on them by remembering to go down there and restart the cd, but finally figured out the repeat option on my new-to-me Cambridge, lol, so the hours will pile on now. :)
    __________________________________________________2 ChannelTurntable - VPI Classic 2/Ortofon 2M BlueAmplification - Rogue Audio Cronus Magnum II, Parks Audio Budgie PhonoSpeakers - GoldenEar Triton 1__________________________________________________7.2 Home TheaterDenon AVR-X3300W; Rotel RMB-1066; Klipsch RP-280F's, Klipsch RP-450C, Polk FXi3's, Polk RC60i; Dual SVS PB 2000's; BenQ HT2050; Elite Screens 120"__________________________________________________Man CaveTurntable - Pro-Ject 2.9 Wood/Grado GoldAmplification - Dared SL2000a, McCormack DNA 0.5 DeluxeCD: Cambridge AudioSpeakers - Wharfedale Linton 85th Anniversary; LSiM 703; SDA 2A__________________________________________________
  • Nightfall
    Nightfall Posts: 9,971
    halo wrote: »
    deronb1 wrote: »
    Thanks! I think these speakers were made with Spiro Gyra in mind. Holy smokes!

    Glad you are enjoying them! I had the DM 2/6, the Excite X14, and the Focus 260. All were very enjoyable and superb sounding speakers.

    You're forgetting something.
    afterburnt wrote: »
    They didn't speak a word of English, they were from South Carolina.

    Village Idiot of Club Polk
  • halo
    halo Posts: 5,612
    Nightfall wrote: »
    halo wrote: »
    deronb1 wrote: »
    Thanks! I think these speakers were made with Spiro Gyra in mind. Holy smokes!

    Glad you are enjoying them! I had the DM 2/6, the Excite X14, and the Focus 260. All were very enjoyable and superb sounding speakers.

    You're forgetting something.

    Yes, I am! Thank you for the reminder! I once had the Emit 20 as well which I sold to a heck of a guy here on the forum :smile:
  • gp4jesus
    gp4jesus Posts: 1,883
    deronb1 wrote: »
    Thanks! I think these speakers were made with Spiro Gyra in mind. Holy smokes!
    which album? I have a lot of their early stuff on vinyl & CD

    Samsung 60" UN60ES6100 LED
    Outlaw Audio 976 Pre/Pro
    Samsung BDP, Dish Rcvr, Phillips CD chgr, various game consoles

    Canare 14 ga - LCR tweeters inside* & CC outside
    BJC 10 ga - LCR mids, inside* & out
    8 ga Powerline - LR woofers, inside* & out
    *soldered

    LR: Tri-amped RTi A7 w/Rotels. Woofers - 980BX; Tweets & “Plugged” Mids - 981
    CC: Rotel RB981 -> Bi-amped CSi A6
    5 Subs: Sunfire True Sub Sig -> LFE & CC; 4 Audio Pro Evidence -> “Corners”
    Surrounds: Rotel 981 -> AR 12 ga -> RTi A3
    Power Conditioning & Distribution:
    3 dedicated 20A feeds; APC H15; 4 Furman Miniport 20s