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||Audio nutcase, in case of distortion might go bonkers and chew on the carpet, cans or your leg.
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Music, movies, nature, travel.
|What I do for a living:
||AKG 601 (Resistance were indeed futile and was forced to swap the 701's due to low impedance for the 601'ers which comes with 250 ohms.)
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||Darkvoiced nowadays. = Le Figaro
Considering Qinpo A-6000MKII (CHPO)
||Advance Acoustics MCD-203 Vincent SV-236 MKII
||Supra, Van den hul
|Other Audio Equipment
||Car: Alpine player with Fanatic speakers
||Swapped some tubes. Significant improvement for the CD player, marginal in the Vincent.
I will start rolling tubes for the Darkvoice after the turn of the year also I guess.
Player: Advance Acoustics MCD-203 modded with ECC803s tubes.
Vincent Audio SV-236 MKII
Speakers: Elac FS207 Anniversary edition.
The Vincent amp is superior to anything I heard, yet I found their CD player had a weakness I couldn&amp;#039;t compromise with. (Its most likely in the DAC) so I ended up with another model.
The Elac speakers also got some weaknesses. Mainly in midrange detail and in the really lowest part of the bass. Not to be mistaken that they are able to deliver amazing pressure, yet that only when played loud. The treble is however very satisfying crisp yet smooth at the same time. I was not surprised to find that the Jet tweeters were found on one really high-end speakers.
Even so, with a limited budget I decided to go for cans, and thats why I am here on this forum now. =)
||Death and Doom Metal mainly, most other mustic have too little information density.
Neurosis &amp;amp; Third Moon good examples of what I like.
Go to youtube and find &amp;quot;Thirdmoon - Unleash the Soul&amp;quot; &amp;amp; &amp;quot;Fallen Skin Dimension&amp;quot; and you might get an idea.
But might play some few albums of other genres like classic and odd folk music (extremely rare but it happen).
|Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)
||Leopard sneakers, Gerber multitool (What Leatherman aspire to become when it grow up)
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Sennheiser HD 700: Officially Unveiled at CES 2012!
Aanta posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 2/8/12 at 4:12pm | 3532 replies | 282107 views
Where is the "real sound" within the 'high-end headphones' category?
Aanta posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 2/8/12 at 3:44pm | 20 replies | 1705 views
Darkvoice 337 - A Review
Aanta posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 12/21/10 at 12:04pm | 871 replies | 114395 views
Extremely subjective review - Doom and death with AKG 601
Aanta posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/16/10 at 4:36am | 6 replies | 555 views
Best headphones for Prog Rock/Prog Metal (250€)
Aanta posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/15/10 at 3:05pm | 9 replies | 1293 views
updated their location 12/6/10 at 5:00pm
The perfect headphones = Selling ALL my gear and going back to speakers ...
Aanta posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/5/10 at 4:50pm | 69 replies | 5345 views
How does fidelity relate to musical enjoyment?
Aanta posted in this thread in Sound Science 9/5/10 at 6:45am | 67 replies | 3105 views
Pictures Of Your High End System (Please see the first pages for examples of what should be posted here)
Aanta posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 7/9/10 at 11:47am | 3419 replies | 1096784 views
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