Systems

MG-III, a Two-channel Audio System by Tam Lin

Room Size
25' x 13' x 7'10.
System Overview
Has the clarity, dynamics, and coherence of live music.
Components
Digital Source
Audio Note DAC Kit 1.2, CS8415A, dual AD1865, Duelund JDM coupling caps.
Analog Source
SME 30, SME IV.Vi, Cardas Myrtle Heart.
Other Sources
RME ADI-2 Pro FS.
Signal Processors
Intel I3-10100, Windows 11, foobar v1.6.17.
Preamp
Coincident Phono Preamp, Duelund CAST coupling caps.
Power Amp
Art Audio Jota monoblocks, Duelund JDM coupling caps.
Speakers
Magnepan MG-III, Wonder crossover caps, 140 lbs. lead.
Speaker Cable
24 strands of 24awg litz wire, Audioquest spades.
Interconnects
Phono: 33awg litz wire in Teflon tubes plaited in a square sinnet, Eichmann RCA. IC: 33awg litz wire woven in polypropylene hollow-braid, Eichmann RCA. S/PDIF: 24awg twisted pair, Eichmann RCA.
Power Cables
Belden 83704, shielded star-quad with ground.
Headphones
Sennheiser HD-599.
Racking
Grand Prix Audio Monaco stands.
Power Cond
Equi=Tech ET-2RQ.
Tuning and Tweaks
DSP resamples CDs to 45.1584M, then 176.4K to remove dither noise.
Other Components
Jensen Iso-Max in line-level connections.