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Reviewer at Headphone.Guru

Location:

Great White North

Forum Post Count:

13667

Join Date:

2/25/09

About Me:

Uber techie

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Wife, kids, hockey, baseball, music, movies, video games, PCs, everything tech, HiFi

What I do for a living:

TCB

Headphone Inventory

Full Size Headphones on Hand:
Stax SR-009
Stax SR-007 Mk1
Hifiman HE1000
Sennheiser HD800 w/ Q Audio Balanced Cable XLR
Audeze LCD-X w/ Q Audio Silk Balanced Cable XLR
Grado PS1000e
Sony MDR-Z7

Portable Headphones/IEMs on Hand:
Bose QC25
Monster DNA On-Ear

Headphone Amp Inventory

KGSSHV (450V w/Sanyo 1968 Parts and Current: 10mA)
Cavalli Liquid Lightning 2
HeadAmp GS-X Mk2
Resonessence Labs Concero HP

Source Inventory

Metrum Acoustics HEX DAC w/ USB2.0 Module and AES-EBU Module
Cambridge Audio Azur 650C CD Player
iMac with Audinirvana 2/iTunes or Amarra 3/iTunes
Astell & Kern AK100II
Resonessence Labs Concero HP
iPad Air
iPod Classic 160Gb
iPhone 6

Cable Inventory

LCD-2/3/X/XC Q Audio Cable (6ft) Balanced 4pin XLR
HD800 Q Audio Cable (6ft) Balanced 2x 3pin XLR w/ SE Adapter
Nordost Blue Heaven RCA (1.5m)
Kimber PK14 Power Cable (8ft)
Grado Headphone Extension Cable
Vampire RCA Splitters
Shunyata Venom3 Power Cord 1.5m
DH Labs Power Plus Power Cord 2m [For Sale]
PS Audio xStream Power Punch 3m Power Cord
PS Audio Prelude SC 1 Meter Power Cord
Cardas 1/4inch adapter cable
Belkin USB (2 M) Gold Series
Audioquest VDM-5 Digital Coax (1m)
Audioquest NRG-1 C7 Power Cord (6ft)
Audioquest King Cobra XLR (1m)
Audioquest Columbia XLR (1m)
Audioquest Carbon USB Cable (1.5m and 0.5m)
Moon Audio Silver Dragon LOD

Power-Related Components

PS Audio Duet Power Center with PS Audio Prelude SC 1 Meter Power cord

Other Audio Equipment

List of Previously Owned Gear:

Previously owned Headphones:
Grado SR60/SR125/SR225i/SR325is/RS1/RS1i/HF-2/PS500/PS1000
Shure SE110/SE210/SE310/SE530/SE535/SRH840
beyerdynamic T1 / DT1350 / DT880(600) / DT770(600)
Audeze LCD-2 Rev.1 / LCD-2 Rev. 2 / LCD-3
Hifiman HE-6
Ultrasone Edition 8: Limited Edition
Bose OE Triports/AE Triports/QC2/QC15/QC20i
Ultimate Ears UE9000
Skullcandy RocNation Aviators (Brown and Gold)
Bowers & Wilkins P7
AKG K701
KEF M500
V-Moda XS
Sennheiser HD650 with SAA Equinox Noir Cable / IE8
Denon AH-D7000 w/ JMoney Pads (V2) (twice)
Ultimate Ears Triple.Fi 10 Pro x2
Etymotic ER-4P (with P to S adapter)
Westone 3/4
Audio Technica W3000ANV
Sennheiser Momentum (Brown version and Black version)
Sony MDR-1R
Beats Studio 2013 Version / Executive (Black)
Skullcandy Aviator
PSB M4U 2
Monster DNA Over Ear Pro
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay H6
NAD Viso HP50
Sony MDR-10RNC
beyerdynamic T51p
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear
Fostex TH-900

Previously Owned Amps:
PA2V2 / Grado RA1 / Nuforce Icon Mobile / Headroom Total Bithead
RSA Hornet M Portable Amp /Headroom Micro Amp (2006 Edition) / iBasso D10 Cobra / MAD Ear+HD / Meier Audio Concerto / Woo Audio WA2 / Woo Audio WA22
Stax SRM-727II
Cavalli Audio Liquid Fire
HeadAmp GS-1 w/DACT Stepped Attenuator
Schiit Audio Lyr
iBasso D4 Mamba
RSA Tomahawk Portable Headphone Amp
HeadAmp Pico Portable Amp
beyerdynamic A200p
HeadAmp GS-X [with upgraded Dynalo+ modules]
HeadAmp KGSS
Cavalli Audio Liquid Lightning Mk1


Previously Owned Sources/DACs:
Cambridge Audio DAC Magic / Hotaudio40 DAC Straight / iPod Nano 4g / NuForce uDac / PS Audio Digital Link III / BlueCircle USB Thingee - (SPDIF, TOSLINK, AES/EBU) / Cary XCiter DAC / W4S DAC-2 / Bryston BDA-2 DAC / Schiit Audio Wyrd USB Decrapifier

Music Preferences

Rock, Hard Rock, Blues, Metal, Jazz, Classical, Macedonian folk music

Interests (non-headphone)

Wife and 2 Beautiful Kids
Hockey (Go Leafs Go!)
Baseball (Go Jays Go!)
Basketball (Go Raptors Go!)
Hi Fi
Music
Video Games
All things tech
Movies

Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)

Home theater w/ 5.1 surround sound

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HD800 vs HE1000/MHP1000 impressions. Suprises all around!
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Q-Cable 4 pin XLR to Speaker Amplifier Adapter
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The HeadAmp GS-X and GS-X MK2 Thread
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Official HIFIMAN HE1000 Impressions Thread
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The Audio Technica W3000ANV Thread
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Hifiman HE1000 Planar Dynamic Flagship
MacedonianHero posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 6/26/15 at 12:51pm | 4696 replies | 337816 views
JH Audio Layla Impressions Thread
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Astell&Kern AK T5p (AKT5p) Impressions Thread
MacedonianHero posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 6/22/15 at 7:48pm | 27 replies | 2204 views
What Live concerts have you attended?
MacedonianHero posted in this thread in Music 6/19/15 at 7:44pm | 698 replies | 24812 views
Stax SR-009 Channel Imbalance Trouble / Driver Problem?
MacedonianHero posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 6/16/15 at 5:50pm | 713 replies | 49350 views

 

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