Systems

Works for Me, a Two-channel Audio System by cheech

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Room Size
28 x 20 x 10
System Overview
Two channel system situated in living room (turntable is on bottom shelf due to infrequent use - not much smooth jazz on vinyl)
Music Preferences
Predominately smooth jazz, with splashing of old school r&b , classic rock, 80's new wave, blues
Acoustic Treatment
GIK Acoustic Panels behind each speaker (not show in attached picture)
Listening Impressions
Enjoyable to listen to, no fatigue factor , system is not partial to one genre or another, very good dynamics, pace, placement/separation; plays big in my room without passing 10 o'clock on the volume dial
Components
Digital Source
Aqua Acoustic La Voce S3 DAC Cambridge Audio CXC transport; Wadia 171i , IPOD Classic 160MG
Analog Source
Clearaudio Emotion Turntable, Satisfy Carbonfiber tonearm, Maestro MM Cartridge, and Smartphono
Preamp
Modwright LS100 (NOS Phillips 5AR4 rectifier; JAN Sylvania 6SN7WGTA 1966 brownbase )
Power Amp
Modwright KWA 100SE
Speakers
Daedalus Argos V2 (beautiful craftmanship musically & real walnut wood cabinet); stand about 24 inches from rear wall ; roughly 8 1/2 feet apart, 9 1/2 feet from listening position
Speaker Cable
Clear Day Cable Double Shotgun
Interconnects
Silnote Audio Orion RCA (DAC to Preamp), Silnote Audio Posideon RCA (power amp to preamp); Silnote Audio Posideon 2 Digital RCA (transport to DAC)
Power Cables
Audio Art Cable - Power 1 Statements, Classic 1s
Racking
4 shelf rack with heavy duty acrylic shelves and solid metal posts - built by an Audiogon member Valley Plastics; Solid Steel S3 2 shelf rack
Power Cond
Blue Circle BC6000
Tuning and Tweaks
Daedalus DIDs - used under Line Magnetic 518ia ; VooDoo Iso Pods under Modwright LS100 and April Music CDT 100 Transport, Symposium Rollerblock Jrs under MWadia i171 transport; Steve Blinn Isopeds under Modwright Elyse DAC; Herbies gliders under speaker
Other Components
Line Magnetic 518ia (integrated amp) Stock Psvane 845s, NOS GE 6L6s , NOS Tung Sol 5751s , NOS Mullard 5AR4 rectifier Finale Audio 7189 (2) , 7189/EL84 integrated amp stock tubes NOS Russian 6N14N-EB (7189a), NOS CBS 5AR4 rectifier , NOS GE 12ax7s. (amp not shown in picture atm