AudioAficionado.org  

Go Back   AudioAficionado.org > Manufacturers Forums > PS Audio

PS Audio Delivering the experience since 1974

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10-11-2018, 11:20 AM
ps7256's Avatar
ps7256 ps7256 is online now
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Posts: 109
Default P10 Settings for Amplifiers

Just wondering what other members have their P10 Settings at for their Amplifiers when connected to HC at back of P10.

Wondering what best setting is: (Always On, Switched, Boot, Auto-boot)? Thx
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-11-2018, 01:06 PM
tdelahanty's Avatar
tdelahanty tdelahanty is online now
Audio,Trains & Mustangs
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Indiana
Posts: 1,179
Default

I use the multi-wave #3 setting. I do not use the high current receptacles because they have electronic devices which limit current inrush during power up. My amp employs the same devices and seems to sound better using the regular receptacles.
__________________
System: Levinson 326 pre & 532H pa, Esoteric K05, SF Olympica lll's, Nordost ic's, AQ spkr cbl, PS Audio PP10
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-11-2018, 01:36 PM
scirica's Avatar
scirica scirica is online now
Evolving Audiophile


 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: DFW Metroplex
Posts: 3,630
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by tdelahanty View Post
I use the multi-wave #3 setting. I do not use the high current receptacles because they have electronic devices which limit current inrush during power up. My amp employs the same devices and seems to sound better using the regular receptacles.
That's interesting. I may have to experiment with that. However, if I always keep my amplifier on (and the P10 on), would there be any benefit?
__________________
Analog: VPI Aries 3DR with Ortofon A95 cartridge; Ortofon ST-80SE Transformer; McIntosh C2500.
Digital: SilenZio Gen 3 High Performance Media Server; Esoteric K-03X.
Supporting System: McIntosh MX122 A/V Center; MC205 Amplifier; Bryston 14bSST2 Amplifier; PS Audio P10 Power Reconditioner; Revel Salon 2 Mains; Revel Voice 2 CC; JL Audio f113v2 (2); JL Audio CR-1 Crossover; Focal IC1002 Surrounds; Paradigm Studio Sub 15.
Cabling: Wireworld Silver Eclipse XLR; Wireworld Silver Electra Power Cords; Wireworld Silver and Gold Eclipse RCA's, Audioquest Aspen Speaker Cables.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 10-11-2018, 04:59 PM
tdelahanty's Avatar
tdelahanty tdelahanty is online now
Audio,Trains & Mustangs
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Indiana
Posts: 1,179
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by scirica View Post
That's interesting. I may have to experiment with that. However, if I always keep my amplifier on (and the P10 on), would there be any benefit?
There's always the benefit of thermal equilibrium (warmed up stable circuits). However this would not mitigate the effects of thermal inrush circuits. In my case I believe having two such circuits one after the other is detrimental. If memory serves me correctly these devices are thermistors and after the inrush these devices return to zero ohms letting the power supply draw as much current as needed. That said nothing is absolute (only in the world of theory) so they are not truly zero ohms and might slightly limit current flow.
__________________
System: Levinson 326 pre & 532H pa, Esoteric K05, SF Olympica lll's, Nordost ic's, AQ spkr cbl, PS Audio PP10
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 10-11-2018, 06:12 PM
ps7256's Avatar
ps7256 ps7256 is online now
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Posts: 109
Default

Thx tdelahanty and scirica, what is your setting for control on P10, screen that indicates (Always On, Switched, Delayed, Boot, or Autoboot)?
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 10-11-2018, 07:00 PM
scirica's Avatar
scirica scirica is online now
Evolving Audiophile


 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: DFW Metroplex
Posts: 3,630
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by ps7256 View Post
Thx tdelahanty and scirica, what is your setting for control on P10, screen that indicates (Always On, Switched, Delayed, Boot, or Autoboot)?

Not sure if my settings are relevant, but they are attached.
__________________
Analog: VPI Aries 3DR with Ortofon A95 cartridge; Ortofon ST-80SE Transformer; McIntosh C2500.
Digital: SilenZio Gen 3 High Performance Media Server; Esoteric K-03X.
Supporting System: McIntosh MX122 A/V Center; MC205 Amplifier; Bryston 14bSST2 Amplifier; PS Audio P10 Power Reconditioner; Revel Salon 2 Mains; Revel Voice 2 CC; JL Audio f113v2 (2); JL Audio CR-1 Crossover; Focal IC1002 Surrounds; Paradigm Studio Sub 15.
Cabling: Wireworld Silver Eclipse XLR; Wireworld Silver Electra Power Cords; Wireworld Silver and Gold Eclipse RCA's, Audioquest Aspen Speaker Cables.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 10-11-2018, 07:02 PM
scirica's Avatar
scirica scirica is online now
Evolving Audiophile


 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: DFW Metroplex
Posts: 3,630
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by scirica View Post
Not sure if my settings are relevant, but they are attached.


Not sure that worked. I have everything in Switched mode except E, which is always on for my amps.
__________________
Analog: VPI Aries 3DR with Ortofon A95 cartridge; Ortofon ST-80SE Transformer; McIntosh C2500.
Digital: SilenZio Gen 3 High Performance Media Server; Esoteric K-03X.
Supporting System: McIntosh MX122 A/V Center; MC205 Amplifier; Bryston 14bSST2 Amplifier; PS Audio P10 Power Reconditioner; Revel Salon 2 Mains; Revel Voice 2 CC; JL Audio f113v2 (2); JL Audio CR-1 Crossover; Focal IC1002 Surrounds; Paradigm Studio Sub 15.
Cabling: Wireworld Silver Eclipse XLR; Wireworld Silver Electra Power Cords; Wireworld Silver and Gold Eclipse RCA's, Audioquest Aspen Speaker Cables.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 10-11-2018, 07:59 PM
ps7256's Avatar
ps7256 ps7256 is online now
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Posts: 109
Default

Thx Scirica, makes sense.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 10-12-2018, 08:41 AM
tdelahanty's Avatar
tdelahanty tdelahanty is online now
Audio,Trains & Mustangs
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Indiana
Posts: 1,179
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by tdelahanty View Post
There's always the benefit of thermal equilibrium (warmed up stable circuits). However this would not mitigate the effects of thermal inrush circuits. In my case I believe having two such circuits one after the other is detrimental. If memory serves me correctly these devices are thermistors and after the inrush these devices return to zero ohms letting the power supply draw as much current as needed. That said nothing is absolute (only in the world of theory) so they are not truly zero ohms and might slightly limit current flow.
I used the device called thermistor as an inrush device, my memory is bad in this regard, it may be a thyristor???? OLD AGE
__________________
System: Levinson 326 pre & 532H pa, Esoteric K05, SF Olympica lll's, Nordost ic's, AQ spkr cbl, PS Audio PP10
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 10-12-2018, 10:29 AM
Masterlu's Avatar
Masterlu Masterlu is online now
AA Founder, Legend AV Owner



 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: South FL & Cape Cod MA
Posts: 66,954
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by tdelahanty View Post
I used the device called thermistor as an inrush device, my memory is bad in this regard, it may be a thyristor???? OLD AGE
I think you mean thigh master.

__________________
Ivan
FLORIDA
MX136, MC1.2KW(10) MC2KW(2), MCD1100, MS750(2) MVP881, C1000C/P/T, MPC1500, HT-2 SUBS(2) HT3F(2) WS350(2) XRT2K, XCS2K, XR27(2) XCS350(2) PS AUDIO PPP(8) RGPC 1200(20) RGPC POLE PIG(4) JL GOTHAM SUBS(2) SONOS ZP90-W4S MOD, LUMAGEN RADIANCE SCALER, SONY VPH-G90U PROJECTOR, SVS SCISSOR LIFT, STEWART STUDIOTEK 120" MOTORIZED SCREEN, ASC ACOUSTIC PANELS & BASS TRAPS, CINEMA-TECH SEATING, WIREWORLD PLATINUM STARLIGHT HDMI, GOLD ECLIPSE CABLES & PLATINUM ELECTRA PC'S
Reference System: ACCUPHASE A250 MONOBLOCK AMPS, C3850 PRE-AMP, DP950 CD/SACD PRECISION TRANSPORT, DC950 PRECISION DIGITAL PROCESSOR, DG-58 DIGITAL VOICING EQUALIZER, T1200 FM STEREO TUNER, PS530 POWER SUPPLY, SONOS ZP90-W4S MOD, HRS-SXR CUSTOM 4V-4V RACK w/ M3X 1921 SHELVES, TAD REFERENCE ONE MK2 LOUDSPEAKERS, WIREWORLD PLATINUM CABLES & PLATINUM ELECTRA PC'S
CAPE COD

MX150, MC501(2) MC1.2KW(10) MC2301(2) MR88, MS750(3) MVP881, MCD1100, MDA1000, C1000C/P/T, MPC1500, ESOTERIC K-01X 30th ANNIVERSARY (BLACK) SACD/CD PLAYER, G02-X CLOCK, HT3F(2) XRT2K, XCS2K, XR27(2) OPPO-BDP95, PS AUDIO PPP(8) PUREPOWER 1050(4) RGPC 1200(15) JL GOTHAM SUBS(2) JL FATHOM F113 SUBS(4) SOUND ANCHOR SUB STANDS(2) LUMAGEN RADIANCE PRO SCALER, SONY VPH-G90U PROJECTOR, STEWART STUDIOTEK 120" SCREEN, SONUS FABER STRADIVARI, SILENZIO, SONOS ZP90-W4S MOD, BRYSTON BHA-1, ASC ACOUSTIC PANELS & BASS TRAPS, FORTRESS SEATING, WIREWORLD PLATINUM ECLIPSE CABLES & PLATINUM ELECTRA PC'S.
Analog Rig: CLEARAUDIO INNOVATION WOOD w/ OUTER RING & CLAMP, UNIVERSAL ARM w/ Da VINCI' CART, 2nd UNIVERSAL ARM w/ GOLDFINGER STATEMENT CART, KLAUDIO RCM, HRS-MXR REFERENCE 4V RACK-GLOSS BLACK w/ M3X 1921 SHELVES, AESTHETIX RHEA SIG PHONO-PRE, PS AUDIO PPP, RGPC 1200, WIREWORLD PLATINUM ECLIPSE CABLES & PLATINUM ELECTRA PC'S
Reference System: BURMESTER 911MK3 AMP(3), 088 PRE-AMP, 089 CD PLAYER, 100 PHONO PRE-AMP LOADED, 948 POWER CONDITIONER, AVID ACUTUS REFERENCE SP TT, GRAHAM PHANTOM II SUPREME ARM, BENZ MICRO LP-S CART, ESOTERIC GRANDIOSO P1/D1 STACK, G01X RUBIDIUM MASTER CLOCK, N05 NETWORK PLAYER, SILENZIO, HRS-SXR CUSTOM 2V-3V-2V RACK w/ M3X 1921 SHELVES, STILLPOINTS, SONUS FABER AIDA SPEAKERS IN RED VIOLIN FINISH, JL FATHOM F113(2) SOUND ANCHOR SUB STANDS(2) ASC ACOUSTIC PANELS & BASS TRAPS, GIK PICTURE PANELS, PS AUDIO P10, WIREWORLD PLATINUM CABLES & PLATINUM ELECTRA PC'S

Library System: ESOTERIC GRANDIOSO SYSTEM M1 MONOBLOCK AMPS(2), C1 LINESTAGE PRE-AMP, K1 CD/SACD PLAYER, G1 MASTER RUBIDIUM CLOCK, E02 PHONO-PRE, SILENZIO, SONOS ZP90-W4S MOD, AERIAL ACOUSTICS 20T V2 SANTOS ROSEWOOD, AERIAL SW12 SUBS SANTOS ROSEWOOD w/ BASES(2), CANTON REF K1, VPI HRX TT w/ SDS POWER SUPPLY, ORTOFON CADENZA BLACK CART, FURUTECH SILVER ARROWS PHONO CABLE, KLAUDIO RCM, SHUNYATA PS8, RGPC 1200(2) STEVE BLINN COMPLETE CUSTOM RACK, ASC STUDIO TRAPS, WIREWORLD PLATINUM ECLIPSE IC'S & PLATINUM ELECTRA PC'S
Bryston/Esoteric System: ESOTERIC C02-X PRE-AMP, P-02X TRANSPORT, D02-X DAC, G02-X CLOCK, BRYSTON 28B CUBED MONOBLOCK AMPS, BIT-15(2) AMR-DP777-SE DAC, SILENZIO, TAD REFERENCE ONE MK2 LOUDSPEAKERS, QUADRASPIRE RACK, WIREWORLD PLATINUM ECLIPSE IC'S & PLATINUM ELECTRA PC'S
Accuphase/Canton System: ACCUPHASE E-650 INTEGRATED, DP750 CD/SACD PLAYER, T1200 FM STEREO TUNER, PS530 POWER SUPPLY, CANTON REF K3, CANTON REF K5, SILENZIO, HRS MXR 4V REFERENCE MAHOGHANY RACK w/ M3X 1921 SHELVES, WIREWORLD GOLD ECLIPSE IC’s & PLATINUM ELECTRA PC'S

New Bryston Active System Coming Soon...
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Audioaficionado.org tested by Norton Internet Security

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:32 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.10
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
©Copyright 2009-2018 AudioAficionado.org.Privately owned, All Rights Reserved.
Audio Aficionado Sponsors
AudioAficionado Subscriber
AudioAficionado Subscriber
Fortress
Fortress
Harmonic Resolution Systems
Harmonic Resolution Systems
Wyred4Sound
Wyred4Sound
Audeze
Audeze
GIK Acoustics
GIK Acoustics
Esoteric
Esoteric
AC Infinity
AC Infinity
JL Audio
JL Audio
Acoustic Sciences Corportation
Acoustic Sciences Corportation
Legend Audio & Video
Legend Audio & Video
Audio by E
Audio by E
Canton
Canton
Bryston
Bryston
WireWorld Cables
WireWorld Cables
Stillpoints
Stillpoints
Bricasti Design
Bricasti Design
Furutech
Furutech
Shunyata Research
Shunyata Research
Accuphase
Accuphase