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Bloomington, Indiana

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on 2/9/17

What I do for a living:

Starving writer

Headphone Inventory

Sennheiser HD 530, Sennheiser HD 560, Sennheiser HD 448

Headphone Amp Inventory

Purity Audio K.I.C.A.S. (Regular not Caliente), Onkyo R-805X (yes, a receiver-amplifier with OnkyoMC35Tech) WRAT, wide range amplifying technology -- and very decent headphone output that could hardly be called an afterthought, as is true on some integrated amps), also a Sennheiser Lucas (not as bad as its reputation once you turn theater mode off and turn down the bass setting) The KICAS is a recent acquisition and is of course in another league from the Onkyo, much less the Lucas.

Source Inventory

Pioneer DV-490V (as transport only) with Musical Fidelity V-DAC, Onkyo C-707CHX,

Power-Related Components

Phoenix power supply for V-DAC

Music Preferences

Classical, especially chamber and lieder

Interests (non-headphone)

Politics, philosophy, hookless fly fishing

wyki's Recent Activity

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The Exclusive Sennheiser HD 530 Owners Club
wyki posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 11/26/15 at 6:30am | 17 replies | 5351 views
Sennheiser HD 560 Ovation II Review
wyki posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 9/24/13 at 6:56am | 191 replies | 54655 views
Sennheiser HD 530 II
wyki posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 7/20/12 at 7:32am | 13 replies | 12046 views
Just bought HD560's at yard sale for $1
wyki posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 5/19/11 at 7:47pm | 31 replies | 7508 views
Purity Audio K.I.C.A.S. Regular
reviewed by wyki 1/19/11 at 4:49pm
Sennheiser HD 560 Ovation
reviewed by wyki 1/13/11 at 7:57pm
Purity Audio's sale on the KICAS and Caliente
wyki posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 1/5/11 at 5:52pm | 30 replies | 3668 views
Review Purity Audio Caliente Headphone Amplifier
wyki posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 1/4/11 at 6:55pm | 50 replies | 14826 views


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wyki's Lists

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Amplifier 2 Headphone Amps
Last Updated 1/19/11
Headphones 1 Headphones
Last Updated 1/14/11
DAC 1 Source Components
Last Updated 1/13/11

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