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Postby Robert » Mon Nov 14, 2005 2:05 pm

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08 April 2004

My Cyrus collection started in January 1996, with a Cyrus 3.

Since then, my Cyrus box count has increased to 10.

Main system:

Electronics by:
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Cables by:
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Speakers by:
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Cyrus dAD3Q24 cd player + PSX-R

Cyrus Pre X + PSX-R
Cyrus Mono X's (pair)

Meadowlark Hotrod Shearwaters

Acoustic Zen Silver Reference (1m), dAD3Q24 to Pre X.
Acoustic Zen Matrix Reference (1.5m), Pre X to aPA7's
Townsend Isolda DCT speaker cable (1m pair).
Isotek Minisub mains cleaner

Cyrus Pre X headphone output.
Sennheiser HD580 precision headphones.

A/V system:

Pioneer DV-737 DVD player

Cyrus AV8 digital preamp/processor.
Cyrus Pre X + PSX-R / Cyrus aPA7's - front left & right
Cyrus Power (stereo biamping) - centre
Cyrus Power (stereo) - rear left & right
Olson "Sound Fantastic" mains distribution block.

Meadowlark Hotrod Shearwaters (main)
PMC TB2M-C (centre)
Mission 731i's on Atacama SE1000 stands (rears).

QED Qnect D digital coaxial lead.
QED Sqart.
Nordost Solar Wind (centre power amp).
van den Hul Integration Hybrid (rear power amp).
Chord Odyssey biwire (centre speaker).
Chord Carnival (rear speakers).

TV - Panasonic TX-W28R4 28" widescreen tv.
Panasonic EH60 HDD/DVD/Freeview digital recorder
Sony SLV-X9G nicam stereo video.

Second System:

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Cyrus 3
Arcam Alpha 5+ cd player
Indigo Model One monitors
van den Hul DB102 mk 3 interconnect
van den Hul CS122 speaker cable (biwired)

Work System:

IBM laptop external cd-rom drive
Profigold 3.5mm > 3.5mm i/c
Altoids CHA-47 amp (peppermint flavour)
Sennheiser HD480 headphones

Favourite "test" tracks:

"La Cienega Just Smiled" - Ryan Adams "Gold"
"Father and Son" - Peter Gabriel "Ovo"
"Giving Up The Fight" - Eleni Mandell "Thrill"
"Hard To Explain" - Cowboy Junkies "Pale Sun Crescent Moon"
"Mame Bamba" - Youssou N'Dour - "The Guide (Wommat)"
"Wanderlust" - David Sylvian "Dead Bees On A Cake"
"Here It Comes" - Martin Grech "Open Heart Zoo"
"Don't Panic" - Coldplay "Parachutes"
"Silent To The Dark" - Electric Soft Parade "Holes In The Wall"
home office: Dell laptop running JRriver MC22 / Meridian Explorer / AKG 550's
music room: PC transport running JRiver MC22 / Naim DAC-V1 / Naim Supernait 2 / Neat Motive SX2
kitchen: Naim Unitiqute 2 / Naim NAP100 / Totem Dreamcatchers

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Postby Robert » Wed Feb 17, 2010 11:16 am

home office: Dell laptop running JRriver MC22 / Meridian Explorer / AKG 550's
music room: PC transport running JRiver MC22 / Naim DAC-V1 / Naim Supernait 2 / Neat Motive SX2
kitchen: Naim Unitiqute 2 / Naim NAP100 / Totem Dreamcatchers