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The armpit of Texas (El Paso)

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Army physician

Headphone Inventory

E2C - dead, cable crack... repaired!
HD555 -stolen
Razer Barracuda
IE7 - dead
REO x2 - died x2 \=
TF10 -> TF18 - sold
Senn HD600 - sold
MEElec M6 x2
Audeze LCD-2r1 - Sold
* T50rp --> with wood cups/ new cable/ new custom pads (in progress)
CK10 - broke
SM3 v2 - sold
Monoprice 8320 - crap
Senn HD650 - SOLD
UE metrofi 200 - gone
* SRH440, 840 pads - beaters
MEElec HT-21 - gone
MEElec CC51p - gone
MEElec A151 - gone
* KOSS PortaPro - Overnight call in the hospital phones
Hifiman HE-500 - sold
Beyer DT1350 - sold
B&W P5 - sold
* GR06 - favorite running IEMs
JVC FXT90 - sold
Senn HD600 - sold
Senn HD800 - sold
* Shure SE846 - Primary IEMs
vsonic VSD1S -broken

Headphone Amp Inventory

ALO Rx- sold
Nuforce HDP - sold
Schiit Valhalla- sold
iBasso D10 - sold
Schiit Lyr x2 -sold x2
Bottlehead Crack - sold
* iBasso D10 - Old faithful, airy and smooth, battery still amazing and competes with today's offerings. Favorite hiking amp/dac.
Venturecraft go-dap - is crap
* RSA Intruder - Primary portable amp/dac

Source Inventory

Cowon D2
iPhone 3GS, 4s
Sansa Clip
Schiit Bifrost - Sold
iBasso DX100 - sold
* FiiO E17 - not bad but lying in disuse somewhere,
FiiO e07k - sold
iBasso D-ZERO - sold
Schiit Bifrost Uber - sold
Sony NWZ-ZX1 - Sold
Audioquest Dragonfly

Cable Inventory

Null Audio Enyo -crap
Westone ES -sold
Blue Jeans -sold
Chris_himself IEM cable -sold
Custom HD600 MoonAudio cardas -gone
* Blue Jeans stereo IC's
* Effect Audio - RSA/shure Eros - POS
* DHC Symbiote - RSA/shure - SE "Peptide Hybrid" v2 type 4 OCC silver-plated copper litz

Other Audio Equipment

Remote media PC -> Peachtree Audio NovaPre -> Emotiva XPA-2 -> Maggie 1.7's

Music Preferences

Anything chill

ChavaC's Recent Activity

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Introducing the new Continental V5 portable tube amp
ChavaC posted in this thread in ALO Audio Premier Sponsor Forum 6/25/16 at 12:08pm | 195 replies | 16666 views
FS: Chord Mojo
ChavaC posted in this thread in Source Components For Sale / Trade 6/24/16 at 6:39pm | 0 replies | 85 views
Are most stock cables copper?
ChavaC posted in this thread in Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers,... 5/14/15 at 2:55pm | 13 replies | 325 views
How and why do members fall in love with second tier headphones?
ChavaC posted in this thread in Sound Science 4/16/15 at 9:21pm | 482 replies | 11139 views
Double Helix Cables Thread
ChavaC posted in this thread in Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers,... 3/12/15 at 1:28pm | 1046 replies | 121595 views
Jay Z To Buy Tidal For $56M?
ChavaC posted in this thread in Jude 1/30/15 at 6:22pm | 150 replies | 12250 views
Echobox: The Unveiling @ CES 2015
ChavaC posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 1/8/15 at 4:06pm | 971 replies | 46883 views
Audeze EL-8: The EL-8 is a must-hear at CES 2015
ChavaC posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/4/15 at 11:37pm | 6151 replies | 625997 views
Shure SE846 Impressions Thread
ChavaC posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 1/4/15 at 7:26pm | 15574 replies | 1087111 views


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