PS Audio BHK Signature preamplifier Associated Equipment

Sidebar 2: Associated Equipment

Analog Sources: Thorens TD 124 turntable (reconditioned by Schopper AG); Ortofon RMG-212 (rebuilt), Thomas Schick 12" tonearms; Ortofon 90th Anniversary SPU cartridge.
Digital Sources: MacBook Pro computer (early 2015); Intel NUC computer with SSD drive running RoonServer; Benchmark DAC 3, Meridian Explorer2 USB, Mytek HiFi Brooklyn, PS Audio DirectStream DACs.
Preamplification: Auditorium 23 Standard step-up transformer; EAR 834P phono stage.
Power Amplifiers: Lamm Industries M1.2, PS Audio BHK Signature 300 Mono (all monoblocks).
Integrated Amplifier: Leben Hi-Fi Stereo CS-600.
Loudspeakers: DeVore Fidelity The Nine.
Cables: USB: AudioQuest Carbon & Cinnamon & Coffee, Comprehensive Connectivity. Interconnect: Chord (UK) Chorus & Chameleon Silver Plus, Q Cables Tao. Interconnect: Auditorium 23, Mogami Gold (XLR). Speaker: Auditorium 23. AC: Belden 14-gauge shielded, HOSA 14-gauge IEC, stock IEC.
Accessories: PS Audio Power Plant P10 power conditioner, Oswalds Mill slate plinth (under turntable), Chilton's Durham media console in cherrywood, Auralex ProPanel Fabric-Wrapped Acoustical Absorption Panel (2" by 2' by 4', beveled).—Jim Austin

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Joao1's picture

Quite an esoteric review.

volvic's picture

Nice writing, read it three times. Well done Mr. Austin...keep em coming. BTW, did you ever get A/C for the apt?

JimAustin's picture

>>Nice writing, read it three times. Well done Mr. Austin...keep em coming.<<


>>BTW, did you ever get A/C for the apt?<<

No, but I'm seriously considering it. Main problem is, the only place to put one in the main living space is right behind the component rack. I'll probably need to chill the place and then turn it off for critical listening.


dmineard HT's picture

Well done. Great style. Wish more writers hit the spots you did. Thanks.

JimAustin's picture

Thank you! Much appreciated!