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Head-Fi's third most long-winded poster.

Location:

Chestertucky, MI

Forum Post Count:

3528

Join Date:

10/17/10

Last Online:

7 hours, 8 minutes ago

About Me:

Sometimes I'm on Head-Fi. Often times I'm not. At all times, music comes first.

What I do for a living:

Something top secret, involving paperclips, out of date Marmite, pretty ponies, and the letter Q.

Headphone Inventory

Current Stable:
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-*Beyerdynamic DT880/250 ('05)
-*Shure SRH440
-MEElectronics S6 (heavily EQ'ed)

*Permanent members


Evaluating:
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-RHA MA-350


Gone:
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-Audio-Technica ATH-M50S (bought the hype, mistake)
-Grado SR225i (too colored, limited genre coverage)
-MEElectronics A161P (too much midrange, too warm + lacking treble)


Would love to hear/try:
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-Koss PortaPro
-HiFiMAN RE-262
-Monoprice 8320
-Phonak PFE 111/112
-Rock It R-50
-Brainwavz B2/Fischer Audio DBA-02
-Vintage (80s) DT880
-Beyer DT531

Headphone Amp Inventory

Behringer Xenyx 802 preamp/mixer

Source Inventory

Rockboxed Sansa Clip Zip + 16 GB microSD, various computers and CDP

Retired (after seven years of dedicated service):

Rockboxed 60GB 5G iPod Video

Other Audio Equipment

Kenwood KR-6030 (circa 1978)
Cambridge Audio Model 2500 (circa 1978)
Lepai LP-2020A+ Class-T amp
Insignia NS-B2111 speakers (two pairs)

Audio-Related Tweaks

Both my headphones are calibrated to my hearing curve using PiccoloNamek's EQ guide. My S6 is also EQ'ed, and it's a shocking transformation! Not quite neutral, but DAMN!

Also, I've affixed felt over the drivers of my SRH440 to make them more comfy. It works!

Music Preferences

Classical (all periods)
Rock (classic, prog)
The odd song from other genres

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The Pineapple Hate Club (TPHC)!
Argyris posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) Yesterday at 12:38 pm | 644 replies | 11881 views
The Beyerdynamic DT880 Discussion thread
Argyris posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 7/12/14 at 2:45pm | 7854 replies | 445307 views
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Argyris posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 7/9/14 at 1:35am | 1327 replies | 39310 views
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Argyris posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 6/17/14 at 12:53pm | 3803 replies | 104714 views
Please help me with my survey (about storage)
Argyris posted in this thread in Computer Audio 6/16/14 at 6:42pm | 256 replies | 9355 views
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Argyris posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 6/10/14 at 4:26pm | 16 replies | 223 views
Themed Monthly Avatar Committee (TMAC) discussion thread
Argyris posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 6/10/14 at 1:15pm | 11240 replies | 151605 views
Achmedisdead... is in fact...
Argyris posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 6/3/14 at 8:32pm | 52 replies | 2239 views

 

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