Systems

Lowther PM2A Open Baffle, a Two-channel Audio System by Sarmck

System from behind the listening seat.
Room Size
29 X 21 shared family room/kitchen area
System Overview
Very decent sound from some decent gear.
Music Preferences
About 90% Jazz vocals, trios, quartets and quintets. Remaining interests are varied between Classical, Raggae, R&B, about anything except C&W.
Room Description
29 X 21 shared between kitchen and family room. Equipment and seating in roughly two-thirds of that space. Plaster walls, carpet in the listening area.
Acoustic Treatment
Minimal room treatment or furniture.
Listening Impressions
Very decent width and depth to the sound stage with nice imaging.
Media Storage
The floor. Spent a lot of time and effort on this idea.
Components
Digital Source
2TB WD USB HD / HP Laptop or Sony DVP 9100ES CD/DVD (rarely used), into Musical Paradise MP-D2 Mk3 DAC
Analog Source
Clearaudio Champion Mk II table / SME 309 arm / Clearaudio Virtuoso Wood, Benz Wood L2, or Benz Micro ACE Cartridge
Signal Processors
Marchand XM126 2-way tubed Crossover
Preamp
Korato KVP 20 / Modwright PH 9.0
Power Amp
Welborne Labs DRD 300B, Midwest Audio Deluxe Classic 2A3 SET Amp (300B 2.5v or 2A3 tubes) or Antique Sound Labs Tulip (300B 2.5v, 2A3, or 45 tubes) on the Lowthers. Class D Audio sds-470C on Infinity woofers.
Speakers
Lowther PM2A with Silver Voice Coils above 150 Hz / Infinity Renaissance 90 (woofers only) below 150 hz
Speaker Cable
DIY silver plated 20 Ga. Teflon on Lowthers / Soundstring Tricormaxial����¯�¿�½������¢������¯������¿������½����¯�¿�½������¢ Speaker Cables on woofers
Interconnects
Mixture of mostly Canare with AudioQuest/VDH mcd 501 and DH Labs silver cables on the phono sections.
Power Cables
Soundstring Cables or Stock.
Power Cond
PS Audio UPC-200 on sources / B.P.T. CPC on amps