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Artisan Fidelity SP10M3 NGS, FR66s tonearm with Koetsu Blue Lace Platinum cart.
EMM Labs DAC2x V2
Ypsilon VPS 100 phono stage
Ypsilon MC-16L SUT
Ypsilon PST 100 MKII Preamp
Ypsilon Aelius II monoblocks
Von Schweikert VR-55 Aktive speakers
MB Ultra speaker cables in bi-amped configuration
MB Ultra IC from phono stage to preamp (RCA)
MB Reference ICs from DAC to preamp
MB Ultra XLR ICs between preamp and monoblocks
Critical Mass Systems MAXXUM rack
Pitch Perfect Sound CS Footers under all components
PS Audio PS10 power regenerator for all equipment except monoblocks
PI Audio UberBuss power conditioner used on monoblocks
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Joe Hakim
President & CEO

Eigen Audio
Northern California Bay Area dealer for Von Schweikert Audio, MasterBuilt Audio Cables, Critical Mass Systems & Center Stage, and Aurender



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