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AlexSauter

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Post Fri May 18, 2012 12:10 pm

Alex's Stereo stuff

Well, never had the need to make my own thread for this before due to the lack of equipment, but now I have some stuffs to talk about. I will update the first post whenever I get something new.

First I will list my stuff, and will post photos as I take them:

Carver PT-1800 with brand new faceplate that isnt installed ](*,)
Sunfire TGA-2375 AKA I-Mag
Logitech Squeezebox
Carver TX-2 (not used nor do I know where it is)
Carver AL III+'s with JL 10W3 woofers
Prototype Sunfire CRS-3 loudspeakers
Prototype CRM-2 (wood grain finish with silver faceplates, no woofers or crossover)
Prototype "Postage Stamp" Sunfire Subwoofer
Prototype Sunfire True Sub plate amp
Single Sunfire "Super Junior" woofer and enclosure (no plate amp or passive driver)
CARVERaudio Directional RCA interconnects
RCA-Headphone jack for iPod & iPhone
XBox-360 Pro
RIP BillD
BillD wrote:Well, some people are glass half empty people and some are glass half full. Being an engineer, I just think the glass is the wrong size.


My system (sitting in the garage):

(Stereo System)
Modified Carver AL III+'s (Pushed into the corners to make room for the ALS speakers)
Modified CarverFest 2011 20w tube amplifier
Carver Pro PT-1800
Sunfire Prototype TGA-2375
Carver TX-2 Tuner (not used)
Logitech Squeezebox (replaced Tuner & dad's CD player)
CARVERaudio Directional RCA interconnects
RCA-Headphone jack for iPod & iPhone
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Post Fri May 18, 2012 12:10 pm

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RIP BillD
BillD wrote:Well, some people are glass half empty people and some are glass half full. Being an engineer, I just think the glass is the wrong size.


My system (sitting in the garage):

(Stereo System)
Modified Carver AL III+'s (Pushed into the corners to make room for the ALS speakers)
Modified CarverFest 2011 20w tube amplifier
Carver Pro PT-1800
Sunfire Prototype TGA-2375
Carver TX-2 Tuner (not used)
Logitech Squeezebox (replaced Tuner & dad's CD player)
CARVERaudio Directional RCA interconnects
RCA-Headphone jack for iPod & iPhone
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Post Fri May 18, 2012 2:30 pm

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You have amassed a very nice collection of gear. Well done!
Some cool Carver stuff!
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Post Fri May 18, 2012 2:47 pm

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Alex, What kind of MODS have you done to the Carverfest 20 watt tube amps? Please explain if you would.
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Post Fri May 18, 2012 2:52 pm

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It pays to visit Bob eh Alex... =D> =D> =D>
In reality, it only matters what it sounds like to YOU!!!
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Post Fri May 18, 2012 7:43 pm

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Mbskeam


#1 BLACK BEAUTY's made by the man, the myth, the legend Bob Carver
CARVER: TFM-75, TFM-45(3), SD/A-490T
SUNFIRE: Tube pre
2 sets of ALS'3, set of SILVERS, set of PLATS
AUDIOCONTROL: phase coupled activator
KENWOOD: BASIC M2a (2)

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Post Sat May 19, 2012 5:19 pm

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hewlew1 wrote:Alex, What kind of MODS have you done to the Carverfest 20 watt tube amps? Please explain if you would.


The custom chassis, rewired the input tubes for 12AX7's, but nothing else.
RIP BillD
BillD wrote:Well, some people are glass half empty people and some are glass half full. Being an engineer, I just think the glass is the wrong size.


My system (sitting in the garage):

(Stereo System)
Modified Carver AL III+'s (Pushed into the corners to make room for the ALS speakers)
Modified CarverFest 2011 20w tube amplifier
Carver Pro PT-1800
Sunfire Prototype TGA-2375
Carver TX-2 Tuner (not used)
Logitech Squeezebox (replaced Tuner & dad's CD player)
CARVERaudio Directional RCA interconnects
RCA-Headphone jack for iPod & iPhone
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AlexSauter

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Post Sat May 19, 2012 5:21 pm

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kingman wrote:It pays to visit Bob eh Alex... =D> =D> =D>


Yeah, it pays HIM! lol
RIP BillD
BillD wrote:Well, some people are glass half empty people and some are glass half full. Being an engineer, I just think the glass is the wrong size.


My system (sitting in the garage):

(Stereo System)
Modified Carver AL III+'s (Pushed into the corners to make room for the ALS speakers)
Modified CarverFest 2011 20w tube amplifier
Carver Pro PT-1800
Sunfire Prototype TGA-2375
Carver TX-2 Tuner (not used)
Logitech Squeezebox (replaced Tuner & dad's CD player)
CARVERaudio Directional RCA interconnects
RCA-Headphone jack for iPod & iPhone
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kingman

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Post Sat May 19, 2012 5:26 pm

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AlexSauter wrote:
kingman wrote:It pays to visit Bob eh Alex... =D> =D> =D>


Yeah, it pays HIM! lol

Sunfire TGA-2375 AKA I-Mag , Prototype Sunfire CRS-3 loudspeakers
Prototype CRM-2 (wood grain finish with silver faceplates, no woofers or crossover)
Prototype "Postage Stamp" Sunfire Subwoofer
Prototype Sunfire True Sub plate amp
Single Sunfire "Super Junior" woofer and enclosure (no plate amp or passive ...you don't get this stuff by paying Bob...only if he likes YOU!!!! :lol:
In reality, it only matters what it sounds like to YOU!!!
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Post Sat May 19, 2012 5:30 pm

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:lol: :lol: :lol:
RIP BillD
BillD wrote:Well, some people are glass half empty people and some are glass half full. Being an engineer, I just think the glass is the wrong size.


My system (sitting in the garage):

(Stereo System)
Modified Carver AL III+'s (Pushed into the corners to make room for the ALS speakers)
Modified CarverFest 2011 20w tube amplifier
Carver Pro PT-1800
Sunfire Prototype TGA-2375
Carver TX-2 Tuner (not used)
Logitech Squeezebox (replaced Tuner & dad's CD player)
CARVERaudio Directional RCA interconnects
RCA-Headphone jack for iPod & iPhone

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