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Melbourne, Australia

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About Me:

Audio and visual nut

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Anything relating cutting edge technology. Fitness and sports.

What I do for a living:

Fixing electronic devices

Headphone Inventory

Audeze LCD3 Fazor
Audio Technica ATH-EW9
Audio Technica ATH-ESW9 Limited Edition
Audio Technica ATH-W1000X Grandioso
Audio Technica ATH-W1000Z Maestoso
Audio Technica ATH-W3000ANV Japan
Audio Technica ATH-W5000 Raffinato
Beats Dr. Dre Pro Detox Edition
Beyerdynamic DT880 Pro 600Ohm
Beyerdynamic DT990 Pro 600Ohm
Denon AH-LA7000 (Wenge & Jena Cables)
FA-002w High Edition (Cherry Wood)
FA-002w Limited Edition Japan (Karelian Birch)
FA-003 High Edition (Zebra Wood)
FA-003 Ti Limited Edition Japan (Bog Oak)
FA-011 Orignal Dark Cups
FA-011 Latest
FA-011 Limited Edition (Peruvian Walnut 1/10)
Fostex T50RP (DBV3 Mod With Shure 840 Pads)
Fostex TH-900
HiFi Man HE500
Sennheiser HD 600
Sennheiser HD 650
Sennheiser HD 700
Sennheiser HD 800
Sony MDR-7550
Sony XBA-40
V-Moda Crossfade M-100 Black Matte
VSonic GR07 MKII
VSonic GR07 Bass Edition

Audeze LCD2 Rev 2.1 (Sold)
Beyerdynamic Custom One Pro (Sold)
Fischer Audio Eterna V1 (Faulty Left Driver)
Philips Fidelio X1 (Sold)
Sennheiser HD 210 (Sold)
Sony MDR-EX1000 (Sold)
Sony XBA-3SL (Sold)
Sony XBA-4SL (Sold)
V-Moda Crossfade LP (Sold)

Headphone Amp Inventory

β22 4 boards Balanced + Dual σ22 PSU
Objective2 (Diyaudio Aussie Group Buy Edition)
SPL Phonitor Black
Triad Audio Lisa III + Lisa Lab Power Unit

FiiO E5 (Give Away)
Little Dot MK IV SE (Sold)

Source Inventory

Apple iPhone 4S 64GB Black
Apple iPhone 5 32GB White
Apple iPod Video Class 30GB U2 Edition
Astro MixAmp Pro 2011
ASUS Xonar Essence One MKII DSD Muses Mod 2.0
ASUS Xonar Essence One MKII DSD Muses Edition
Practical Devices XM6
Tianyun ZERO
Turtle Beach Earforce DSS

Apple iPhone 4 32GB Black (Sold)
Emmeline RSA Predator (Sold)
Styleaudio Carat-Topaz (Sold)

Other Audio Equipment

ProAc Studio 100 (Clone)
ProAc Response 3.8 (Clone)

Audio-Related Tweaks

Modded the Essence One with Nichicon fine gold (FG)/WIMA (lower tolerance) audio capacitors.
Upgraded Essence One to MKII DSD and 11 Muses 01 Opamps
Modded the O2 amp with WIMA/Nichicon/Panasonic capacitors/Vishay military resistors.

Interests (non-headphone)

Performance Cars. Currently own and maintain a Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X 2008 (Lightning Blue)

Mach3's Recent Activity

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Asus Essence One Headphone Amp/DAC (CeBIT 2011)
Mach3 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 5/26/15 at 9:44pm | 3154 replies | 377496 views
New Audio Technica Woodies: ATH-W1000Z announced
Mach3 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 5/23/15 at 12:49am | 167 replies | 21872 views
Asus Essence One MKII / MKII MUSES Edition
Mach3 posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 5/20/15 at 10:09pm | 24 replies | 6778 views
Astell&Kern AK380
Mach3 posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 5/18/15 at 7:21pm | 862 replies | 59417 views
2015 Tokyo Fujiya Avic Spring Headphone Festival Report
Mach3 posted in this thread in Head-Fi Meet Impressions, Trade Show... 5/18/15 at 6:32pm | 71 replies | 11979 views
Sennheiser HD 630VB Review - First Impressions
Mach3 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 5/13/15 at 7:46pm | 310 replies | 38686 views
Mad Lust Envy's Headphone Gaming Guide: (4/8/2015: Full X2 Review update)
Mach3 posted in this thread in Video Games Discussion 5/9/15 at 10:03am | 30844 replies | 2292164 views
AMB β24 power amplifier [Price drop for quick sale]
Mach3 posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 5/6/15 at 9:42pm | 3 replies | 1287 views
Battle Of The Flagships (58 Headphones Compared)
Mach3 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 5/5/15 at 7:55pm | 5127 replies | 1007642 views
Finally Back in Melbourne!
Mach3 posted in this thread in Melbourne Head-Fiers Group 5/5/15 at 7:37pm | 1 replies | 18 views


Mach3’s Photos

Neutrik 4 Pin XLR Adapters
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Latest upload: Oct 8, 2014
Mach3's photos in Desktop Headphone Amps (Community Gallery)
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Latest upload: Sep 24, 2014
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Latest upload: Feb 2, 2011

Mach3’s Embedded Photos

Mach3's photos in Mid 2015 Melbourne Meet coverage and impressions thread
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Latest upload: Apr 29, 2015
Mach3's photos in HIFIMAN Flagship Headphone HE1000 Beta Testing Opportunity – it’s Now or Never! Mach3's photos in W5000 Fitz Mod Guide
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Latest upload: Mar 18, 2015
Mach3's photos in IC: 2015 Melbourne Meet
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Latest upload: Apr 23, 2015
Mach3's photos in DIY Cable Questions and Comments Thread
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Latest upload: Dec 11, 2014

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