Richard Wale



System Description

Amplifier: KT-88 Monoblock Amplifiers (DIY)

Preamp: Copland CTA-301 MKII Tube Preamp (heavily modified)

Digital: Audio Aero Prima Tube CD Player

Speakers: Von Schweikert VR4jr

Phonostage: Black Dog BD5 Tube Phonostage

Analog: Brinkman Bardo/Brinkman 10.5 tonearm/Benz Micro Ruby 3 LOMC cartridge
DIY Turntable Micro Seiki mass loaded Platter and Bearing/Reed 3P tonearm/van den Hul Colibri XGP LOMC cartridge/Gold Note B5.1 tonearm/Gold Note mono cartridge

Cabling: Nirvana SX, various Foundation Research power cords

Mass loaded Flexi-Rack

Various room acoustic treatments