Marantz SA-1 SACD player Associated Equipment
Digital source: Accuphase DP-75V CD player (upsampling to 24-bit/192kHz), dCS 972 D/D converter and dCS Elgar D/A processor at 24/192.
Preamplifiers: Mark Levinson No.32 Reference, Krell KCT.
Power amplifiers: Krell 350MC, Cary CAD-1610-SE, and Linn Klimax Solo 500 monoblocks, Forsell Statement.
Loudspeakers: JMlab Utopias.
Cables: Digital: XLO The Limited, RCA and AES/EBU. Interconnects: TARA The One/Air One, Cardas Golden Reference, Linn Silver. Speaker: TARA The One, Cardas Golden Cross, XLO The Limited. AC: Synergistic Designer's Reference Master Couplers Squared.
Accessories: ASC Studio Traps, Argent RoomLenses, API Ultra Enhancers, PS Audio P300 Power Plant AC line conditioner, Signal Guard platforms, Black Diamond Racing shelves and cones, Nordost Pulsar Points, Bright Star Air Mass and Big Rock combo, PolyCrystal amp stand, equipment racks, cones, and cable towers.—Jonathan Scull