Allnic Audio A-5000 DHT monoblock power amplifier Associated Equipment

Sidebar 2: Associated Equipment

Analog Sources: Garrard 301, Thorens TD 124 turntables; EMT 997, Schick tonearms; Ortofon SPU, EMT TSD 15 70th Anniversary & OFD 25 pickup heads, Miyajima Premium Mono BE cartridge (in Yamamoto headshell).
Digital Sources: Wavelength Proton USB D/A converter; Apple iMac G5 computer running Apple iTunes v.10.2.2, Decibel v.1.0.2 playback software; Sony SCD-777ES SACD/CD player.
Preamplification: Auditorium 23 Standard (SPU version), Robyatt Mono, Silvercore One-to-Ten step-up transformers; Shindo Masseto preamplifier.
Power Amplifiers: Shindo Corton-Charlemagne monoblocks & Haut-Brion, Fi 421A.
Loudspeakers: Audio Note AN-E/SPe HE.
Cables: USB: Nordost Blue Heaven, AudioQuest Diamond. Interconnect: Audio Note AN-Vx, Shindo Silver, AudioQuest Columbia. Speaker: Auditorium 23. AC: Ocellia Reference.
Accessories: Box Furniture Company D3S rack under source & amplification components; Keith Monks record-cleaning machine.—Art Dudley

Allnic Audio
US distributor: Hammertone Audio
252 Magic Drive
Kelowna, British Columbia V1V 1N2, Canada
(250) 862-9037

soulful.terrain's picture


This is one of the best articles I have read by a Stereophile reviewer in a long time.



dalethorn's picture

Just having these amps in the house for a test run would impart a sense of joy.