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  iMac (off to the left) -> Metrum Musette -> Cavalli Liquid Carbon -> MDR-Z7
  I'm still convinced that the Z7 is far more dependent on source for defining its sound, then amplification.  Ever since adding my Musette to the chain, the Z7 has been giving me chills.   I'm getting more and more curious about what the mods can do...
    No list of supported file standards, a little surprising.  But I don't have a crazy collection of formats...
 I just found out from @zach915m that the manual is on an included USB stick, included with the DAC.  I had no idea.....lol I check it later when I get home and see if the accepted file types are on there.
I believe a prototype for the Headroom Standard is going to be a the Saturday San Fransisco Head-Fi Meet.  I'd love to hear any impressions from meet goers...   http://www.head-fi.org/t/806926/official-2016-sf-head-fi-meet-july-16-2016-wikia-hq
 Well that's the $64,000 question.  The nice thing is, its going to be a regularly produced amplifier.  So, no need to involve yourself with group buys.  The only reason I think this might be a budget gem, is because of the headphones Headroom is promoting with this upcoming little amp: https://www.headphone.com/collections/packages If its good with an HD800S, then the HD650 shouldn't be a concern...
 It looks like a @2359glenn OTL to me.  I've been hoping for one of Glenn's tube amps for quite some time...
 They do have plans for other product releases.  From their blog: "Each Standard unit is exclusively built by hand right here in Montana and assembled by highly skilled tech artisans who have been with the HeadRoom company for 10 years or more, so you know you’ll be getting a superb high-quality product built with extreme care and painstaking attention to detail by people who really love what they do. And you’ll also be supporting our presently ongoing company efforts...
 From the blog post I linked: "Each Standard unit is exclusively built by hand right here in Montana and assembled by highly skilled tech artisans who have been with the HeadRoom company for 10 years or more, so you know you’ll be getting a superb high-quality product built with extreme care and painstaking attention to detail by people who really love what they do. And you’ll also be supporting our presently ongoing company efforts (still a secret!) to build other new...
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