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Seattle, WA

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About Me:

My ownership is limited, but my experience is deep...

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Things that are interesting

What I do for a living:

Employed at a dealer specializing in Naim but with great access to all sorts of goodies...

Headphone Inventory

NB: I've attended many audio shows and Head-Fi meets, and working for a dealer allows me to learn about products in unusual depth (not just trying for 5 minutes) as well as to develop an explicit, value- and performance- driven strategy for building true audiophile systems.

Audeo PFE 112
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000X
Ultrasone PRO-2500

Audio-Technica ATH-PRO5MSA
Yamaha EPH-100
Fischer Audio DBA-02 mkII
Maximo iM-590
Ultimate Ears Superfi 4
Apple earbuds
Kenwood KPM-510

Headphone Amp Inventory

iFi Nano USB DAC/amp
Music Hall a25.2 integrated with Parts Connexion stage 1 upgrade

AudioQuest Dragonfly (broke it)

Source Inventory

iFi Nano USB DAC/amp
Cambridge Audio DACMagic
iPod shuffle
XBox 360 S
Nokia 635

AudioQuest Dragonfly (broke it)
HTC Windows Phone 8x
Motorola Defy (smartphone)
iPod Classic with NuForce Line-Out Dock

Cable Inventory

MorrowAudio SP3 Speaker Cables - Banana to Shotgun Banana (stereo amp to speakers)
Homegrown Audio Super Silver Interconnect - LOK RCA (subwoofer high-pass to stereo amp)
MorrowAudio MA1.1 interconnect - RCA (integrated to subwoofer)
AudioArtCable Signature Edition interconnect - Ultimate RCA (DAC to integrated)
Generic USB - USB (PC to DAC)
IXOS XHD508 - toslink (XBox 360 S to DAC)
Audio Advisor/AudioQuest Black Mamba II - RCA (aka Black Thunder II, they are identical products) (back-ups)

Power-Related Components

MorrowAudio MAP2 Power Cable
Belkin 6-Outlet Pivot-Plug Surge Protector

Other Audio Equipment

Musical Fidelity M1PWR stereo amplifier
Music Hall a25.2 integrated with Parts Connexion stage 1 upgrade (used now only for preamp/headamp duties)
Paradigm Studio 10 v.5 bookshelf monitors
Velodyne SPL-800 Series II subwoofer

Aperion Audio Bravus 8D subwoofer with parametric EQ

Audio-Related Tweaks

ATS Acoustics 24" x 24" sound absorption panels (x3)

Music Preferences

Various styles of dance and electronica (including experimental and ambient); jazz; classical (especially modern); various styles of rock (especially blues rock or 90's grunge and hard rock); various styles of Latin (especially salsa, kumbia, and samba); hip-hop; world/experimental/weird whatever

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

Despite my username, I don't really favor any brand or style of car. In everything, really, what matters less is species and more is quality.

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Did Sennheiser just reveal the Orpheus successor?
ScuderiaHeadFi posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 9/1/15 at 1:49pm | 1035 replies | 187719 views
updated their location 6/23/15 at 10:59pm
    AudioQuest NightHawk Headphone Unveiled Today
    ScuderiaHeadFi posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 6/23/15 at 10:44pm | 951 replies | 138563 views
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    Auralic Gemini
    ScuderiaHeadFi posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 10/28/14 at 10:13pm | 71 replies | 6471 views
    Chi-Uni-Fi 8.5 Chicago Area HP Meet - Nov 8th 2014
    ScuderiaHeadFi posted in this thread in Local / Regional Head-Fi Meets, Parties,... 10/10/14 at 3:27pm | 166 replies | 6231 views
    ChiUniFi 8 meet impressions and pictures thread
    ScuderiaHeadFi posted in this thread in Head-Fi Meet Impressions, Trade Show... 6/24/14 at 8:57pm | 58 replies | 6104 views


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