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CrazyRay

Location:

Chicago, IL

Forum Post Count:

1078

Join Date:

9/16/04

Last Online:

on 6/15/16

About Me:

Born and raised in Chicago, Cubs fan

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

British Cars (1979 MGB), Photography, Darts, Bicycling, Snow Skiing

What I do for a living:

Digital Production Artist

Headphone Inventory

• Deep Morado Bolivian Rosewood V3 Darths:
Specs: 2m BlackMax cable terminated with a 1/4 inch Neutrik plug — Made with the latest DT770 PRO 80 ohm
Deep Bolivian Rosewood cups +Matching Morado Stand

• Grado Elite... Wide tops, deep version with multiple layers of Ebony and Bloodwood with matching end tips, splitter, CJC on the 2.0 meter BlackGold to Neutrik 1/4" plug, with domed stealth screens. Rare Joe Grado red lettered headband with black rod locks, new flat pads (and bowls).
Drivers current Grado, 325i tweaked by HEADPHILE.

• Lawton Audio LA7000 in Kalantus Cedar with 10ft. Jena cable with sheath and Furutech 1/4” jack.

• Audeze’s LCD2 with Norse Audio Skuld 4 cables

Headphone Amp Inventory

• Woo Audio WA6 Special Edition
Parts upgrade:
Sophia Princess Mesh Plate 274B
Drive/Power tube replacement: 1 matched pair 6EW7
(1957) United Electronics 596 (US Air Force version) rectifier tube
(1) pair of 6GL7/6EM7

• Kenwood KA-907 Integrated Pre Amp

• Pioneer SA-8100 integrated amplifier

Source Inventory

• Main system:
Kenwood KA-907 Integrated Pre Amp and Kenwood KT-917 Tuner.
A J.A.Mitchell GyroDec, SME 309 Tonearm w/ Mark Levinson Carnegie One phono cartridge and Goldman Reference Record clamp
Nakamichi RX-505
Nakamichi RX-202
Empire 698 turntable with a Shure V15 Type 4 cartridge.
Bang & Olufsen RX2 turntable with MMC4 cartridge
SONY CDP-X33ES CD Player
Klipsch Forte II speakers and Monster M1.2s Speaker Cables.


• Second system:
Meridian 506 24-bit CD Player
Pioneer SA-8100 integrated amplifier, Pioneer TX-8100 tuner, TEAC X-10R reel to reel.

Cable Inventory

Monster M1.2s Speaker Cables
Tributaries Silver Audio Interconnects
SignalCable MagicPower Power Cord
SignalCable MagicPower Digital Reference Power Cord

Power-Related Components

(2) Perma-Power AVR-1200 Surge Supressor Voltage Regulators

Music Preferences

ROCK: Chicago Blues (too much to list), John Hiatt, Little Feat, Bob Seger, John Mellencamp, Steve Earle, Allman Brothers, Chicago Blues

MODERN ROCK: Bauhaus, New Order, Portion Control, Ministry, The Smiths, Shriekback, Time Zone, Tones On Tail, Echo & The Bunnymen, Depeche Mode, Modern English, Tears For Fears, Simple Minds, The Cure, The The, The Fixx, The English Beat, UB40----

Interests (non-headphone)

British Cars (1979 MGB), Photography, Darts, Bicycling, Snow Skiing

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Gun-Fi
CrazyRay posted in this thread in Gear-Fi: Non-Audio Gear and Gadgets 10/13/15 at 8:04am | 1657 replies | 277662 views
Post A Photograph Of Your Turntable
CrazyRay posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 12/27/14 at 2:29pm | 4480 replies | 438687 views
WOO AUDIO COMPARISON THREAD
CrazyRay posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 12/11/13 at 11:52am | 195 replies | 11815 views
Cool headphone image (X-Ray)
CrazyRay posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/11/13 at 10:24am | 2 replies | 3547 views
POST PICS OF YOUR DARTH BEYERS
CrazyRay posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/3/13 at 8:06pm | 2460 replies | 279549 views
Audeze LCD-X
CrazyRay posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 11/15/13 at 11:30pm | 8155 replies | 681591 views
Audeze LCD-2 Impressions Thread
CrazyRay posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 9/17/13 at 4:46pm | 8813 replies | 543552 views
Norne Audio (Was: Norse Audio): Feedback & Impression Thread
CrazyRay posted in this thread in Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers,... 7/14/13 at 7:29am | 2189 replies | 199145 views
Battle Of The Flagships (58 Headphones Compared)
CrazyRay posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/30/13 at 3:10pm | 5550 replies | 1208744 views
Woo Audio WA6 + WA6SE: Tubes, Comments, Pictures, and Advice
CrazyRay posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/24/13 at 8:23pm | 2667 replies | 209389 views

 

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