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Grado GS1000i - FS
Grado HF-1 (#79) - FS
Grado HF-2 (#237) - FS
Magnum Lite v2 MS2i
Alesssandro MS1000 (mods)
Alessandro MS1 (given to brother)
Head Direct RE0 (one side broken)
UE200 ($5 shipped. Fantastic value for money!)
Head Direct RE2 (Given to mum)
Sennheiser HD800 (06066 + Cardas Single Ended)
AKG K1000 (11xxx + Black Dragon) - miss these cans!
AKG 701 (twice)
Etymotic ER4 P/S
Ultimate Ears Triple Fi 10
|Headphone Amp Inventory
Melos Maestro (Fallen Angel mods)
B22 (Single ended)
Jaycar Amp AK SCHA mods (FS)
Aleph Mini Preamp & Heaphone amp (needs a case, can drive K1000)
Home-made PPAV2 amp
YMB B22 (Steve Kelby mods) - 3 channel, single ended output, S22; Go-Vibe Petite Amp/DAC; Penguin Caffeine Amp; Fiio E5; Lehmann Rhinelander; Yulong UA188; SPL Auditor; Grado RA1; RSA Predator (two-tone)
||Gigawork upsampling Dac (see ZenDac...mine keeps breaking)
M2 Tech Hiface RCA; EMU 0404 USB; Fiio D3 (fantastic value!)
Dell Mini 10V Hackintosh (music ripped lossless to external 1TB Samsung EcoGreen drive)
Macbook Air + PureMusic Player
Phone 4 16gb; iPhone 3GS 32GB; iPod Nano 16GB 5th Gen; iPod Classic 120GB 5th Gen; iRiver Slim X; Marantz CD67SE; Playstation 1 (various models); iPod 10GB 1st Gen (still works!).
Musical Fidelity V-Dac
Devilsound Dac 2.0
||JPS Superconductor Interconnects; Fallen Angel crafted 18awg cardas copper interconnects with Yarbo plugs; Audiocats crafted 22awg silver interconnects with Neutrik plugs
||Cardas Twinlink power cord; Iron lung power cord; Chinese-made power cord (OFC)
Power Conditioner (some Chinese brand).
|Other Audio Equipment
||Onkyo ND-S1 dock (Better value than the Wadia!)
Slimdevices Squeezebox 3 w Boulder Digital Mod
Slimdevices Squeezebox 2 stock
||Foobar + ASIO4ALL/WASAPI
Amarra Music Player
||Most things. At least once.
||Writing, Photography, Beer, Travel
|Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)
||Olympus EP-1 (17mm pancake lens)
GF-1 (20 f1.7 lens, LVF-1)
shawn_low's Recent Activity
FS Grado GS1000i. Complete with box, extension cord, adapter.
shawn_low posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 9/4/14 at 3:17am | 6 replies | 406 views
Grado modders go Magnum
shawn_low posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 7/28/13 at 7:11pm | 3231 replies | 236506 views
Resonessence Labs Concero discussion/review thead
shawn_low posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 7/28/13 at 8:17am | 1884 replies | 141370 views
[ REVIEW / COMPARISON ] Two Flagships Pass in the Night: Sony XBA-4 Review VS the MDR-EX1000 [Updated with 7550 and...
shawn_low posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 12/27/12 at 5:29pm | 285 replies | 82613 views
Sony Announces New XBA Series
shawn_low posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 12/27/12 at 5:35am | 14 replies | 3732 views
Audioquest Dragonfly (ship to Australia, will pay shipping).
shawn_low posted in this thread in Source Components For Sale / Trade 11/22/12 at 6:17pm | 1 replies | 236 views
Symphones Magnum upgrade for Grado SR325 and Alessandro MS2
shawn_low posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 11/22/12 at 6:16pm | 2334 replies | 191406 views
FallenAngel modded Melos Maestro! Grado nuts rejoice!
shawn_low posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 10/23/11 at 7:41pm | 2 replies | 526 views
New Audeze LCD3
shawn_low posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 10/18/11 at 11:54pm | 9742 replies | 654832 views
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