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Toronto, ON, Canada

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About Me:

Limited Funds for unlimited desire.

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Snowboarding and Cyber Gaming

What I do for a living:

Some work and most of time use work time to go on headfi~~~

Headphone Inventory

Sennheiser HD800 with self-made silver balance cable
Beyerdynamic T1 re-terminated with Neutrik 4-pin Balance plug
Hifiman HE6 Full Balance
Koss ESP 950 System
Ultrasone ED8R
Ultimate Ear TF10 with Custom made cable (Belong to my DAD now)
Sony EX700
Sony EX1000 with RK600 cable
Sony MDR-100 (sounds amazing under balance HDVD800 for $35)
AKG Q701
Unique Melody Miracle with Cronus Cable
Unique Melody Mentor with Signal Cable
Creative Fat1ty MKII
BEAT BY DR. DRE PRO (sometimes you got too curious and made big mistaks)

Headphone Amp Inventory

Rudistor RPX-35
Ibasso DX100
Sennheiser HDVD 800
Project Head Box MKII
BENCHMARK DAC 1 (Optical Only)

Source Inventory

Custom DAC with Optical connection from PC
Musiland Monitor 02 US
Ibasso DX100
Benchmark Dac1
Sony Walkman NWZ-A845
Sony DVP-NS999ES SACD player
Sony NWZ-A17

Cable Inventory

DHC complement silver
Beat Audio "Cronus"
Self-made UP-OCC silver Cable for HD800 (4-pin XLR)
Self-made inter-connectors using 24 AWG UP-OCC wires and Neutrik connectors:
4-pin XLR female -> 1/4" single ended
4-pin XLR female -> dual 3-pin XLR
4-pin XLR femal -> 1/8" single ended
dual 3-pin XLR female -> 4-pin XLR male
(all using carbon fiber sleeves)

Power-Related Components

Some random power filter from china for $200.
CUSTOM made power cable

Other Audio Equipment

ipod touch G2
Cowon D2
iAudio Colour4sound

Audio-Related Tweaks

Self made HD800 4-pin XLR cables with silver painted OFC copper wires.
Re-Terminate my Sony MDR-100 into 4-pin XLR so it can be used on HDVD800

Music Preferences

Rock, Female Vocal, Classic old age pop, Heavy Metal, Rap and Classic
(Anything but Justin Bieber)

Interests (non-headphone)

PC mod
PC overclocking (GPU, CPU and Memory)
AC circuit mod

Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)

My ASUS Rampage III Formula with i7 980X OC to 4.2GHZ
3D surround system with 4 display
GTX680 Classified Tri-SLI
Max Fully Customized Keyboard

Panasonic G5 camera with many many lenses~~

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Unique Melody Miracle Review & Impressions Thread
AlanHell posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 10/6/15 at 12:16pm | 3087 replies | 189578 views
Non-audiophile reactions to high-end headphones Part II
AlanHell posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/11/15 at 8:26pm | 4632 replies | 354982 views
The (new) HD800 Impressions Thread
AlanHell posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 1/10/15 at 10:09am | 22770 replies | 1188502 views
Akihabara Tokyo e-Earphone Winter Festival 2014
AlanHell posted in this thread in Head-Fi Meet Impressions, Trade Show... 12/22/14 at 5:15pm | 40 replies | 15530 views
Toronto Winter Meet
AlanHell posted in this thread in Local / Regional Head-Fi Meets, Parties,... 9/22/14 at 10:30pm | 321 replies | 13504 views
Amping for AKG Q701
AlanHell posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 8/31/14 at 9:03pm | 492 replies | 97076 views
Q701 impressions thread
AlanHell posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 8/27/14 at 5:29pm | 9405 replies | 600476 views
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