Man, I gotta read it xD
And for sure, im gonna pm you warp :P
Im still waiting for you to get JH-3a/JH16 and if it would be possible: hm602 and em3pro and westone es5, so I could know a guy who got all the stuff that im considering xd
Clip+ or Fuze rockboxed if size and sq does matter as a prior.
I wont mess up your head with sflo2 or sony x1050 since it might be better, but only might and it really depends on rest of your system/rig and on your music...
I think that ath-m50 amp isnt really needed. Im basing on its spec's, not by experience.
Clip+ is great dap.
uDac is very cheap, so I think the best way to see if its needed, is just buying it.
If you wont like it, you could...
It isnt a no-go for audiophiles, since many audiophiles are audiophile about a one kind of audiophile stuff: portable headphone or home headphone or home speakers or caraudio stuff.
iPods dont sound bad, those sound good, but not...