Systems

Taiwan system, a Two-channel Audio System by mresseguie

Room Size
Two possible rooms: 8.5' x 9.5' x 8' high or (approximately) 12' w x 16' l x 8'
System Overview
KCR Arriba A-3055 6922EH preamp Nuprime ST-10 amplifier dB Audio Labs Tranquility SE NOS DAC upgraded with Jupiter Cu caps Fritz Speakers LS/5 two way monitors (5" Illuminator midwoofer, ScanSpeak Illuminator R3004/6620-00 1" Tweeter) PI Audio DigiBUSS power conditioner Mac Mini and Squeezebox Touch (as source) Triode Wire Labs loom (10+ American PC, RCA ICs, speaker cables)
Music Preferences
Piano, Cello, Classical Guitar, Jazz, Classical, Rock, Indie, World music
Room Description
Cement, cement, and more cement. Floors are covered with engineered wood flooring. Did I mention cement?
Acoustic Treatment
This will be challenging. I added three 1" thick panels, but I need better panels. Work in progress.
Listening Impressions
So resolving.
Media Storage
Mac Mini
Components
Digital Source
Mac Mini dB Audio Labs Tranquility SE NOS DAC upgraded with Jupiter Cu caps
Analog Source
n/a
Preamp
KCR Arriba A-3055 6922EH preamp (Made in Taiwan)
Power Amp
Nuprime ST-10, IceEdge 1200as2 in Takachi case
Speakers
Fritz Speakers LS/5 two-way monitors with Scan Speak 5" Illuminator midwoofer and ScanSpeak Illuminator R3004/6620-00 1" Tweeter... Awesome speakers!
Speaker Cable
TWL (Triode Wire Labs)
Interconnects
TWL RCA ICs, TWL XLR ICs, DH Labs Silver XLR ICs
Power Cables
TWL 10+ American, Digital American
Racking
Sub-par
Power Cond
PI Audio DigiBUSS, Enhanced MiniBUSS