Acoustic Research AR-1 loudspeaker Associated Equipment

Sidebar 2: Associated Equipment

Analog source: turntable, Linn Ittok tonearm, Spectral moving-coil phono cartridge.
Digital source: Krell MD-1 CD transport, Adcom GDA-700 D/A processor.
FM source: Day-Sequerra FM Reference Classic, Rotel RH-10, Magnum Dynalab MD-108 with Model 205 Sleuth antenna amplifier, Fanfare FM-1 stereo tuners.
Krell KBL, Mark Levinson ML-7A, Duntech MX-10 head amplifier.
Power amplifiers: Bryston 7B-ST monoblocks, Mark Levinson No.331.
Loudspeakers: Revel Ultima Salon, Dynaudio Contour 3.0.
Cables: Silver Starlight 75 ohm digital coaxial cable; Madrigal CZ Gel-1, Krell Cogelco Yellow balanced interconnects; Randall Research, AudioQuest Topaz single-ended interconnects; Sumiko OCOS and QED Qudos Profile 8 biwire speaker cables; Mark Levinson HFC-10 speaker cables.—Larry Greenhill