Sonic Frontiers Transport 3 CD transport & Processor 3 D/A processor Associated Equipment

Sidebar 3: Associated Equipment

Analog source: Immedia RPM-2 turntable and Immedia tonearm, Sounds of Silence Crown Jewel cartridge.
Digital sources: CD transports: Sonic Frontiers SFT-1 with I2S-E, Muse Model 5 with 13W3-I2S, modified Theta Data II; Muse Model 8 DVD/CD transport with 13W3-I2S, Pioneer DV-500 DVD/CD player.
Digital processors: Muse Model Two-Plus, CD only, with 13W3-I2S; Muse Model 296, 96kHz, with 13W3-I2S; Theta Gen.V-A.
Preamplification: Z-Systems rdp-1, BAT VK-3i, Muse Model 3 preamplifiers; Jeff Rowland Design Group Coherence II preamplifier, Cadence phono stage.
Power amplifiers: Jeff Rowland Design Group MC-6 six-channel amplifier for tri-amping main speaker panels, two Model 6 monoblocks for driving a pair of subwoofers.
Loudspeakers: Audio Artistry Beethoven Grand.
Cables: Interconnects: Cardas Neutral Reference, BEL The Wire, Discovery Signature, Immedia phono. Digital interconnects: Cardas AES/EBU, Kimber Illuminati Orchid, Marigo Reference, Discovery, MIT, AudioQuest for both AES/EBU and ST-Optical, Aural Symphonics AES/EBU, BNC, and ST-Optical. Speaker cables: Cardas Golden Cross, TARA Labs Decade, Discovery, Nordost Red Dawn, Goertz. Power cords: Cardas, Audio Power, Marigo Reference.
Accessories: Arcici Suspense isolation stand, Mike Fredericksen stands, Townshend Seismic Sinks, Signal Guard platform, D'Feet isolation pucks, ASC Tube Traps, Vibraplane pneumatic isolation platform (turntable), Newport Benchtop pneumatic isolation platform with Jun-Air compressor (transports), Audio Power Ultra Wedges 112, 115, 116, PE-II.—Shannon Dickson

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