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cogsand gears

O-Ring Supremus

Location:

UK - South East Coast.

Forum Post Count:

869

Join Date:

3/12/11

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Art. Painting and photography.

What I do for a living:

Computer monkey

Headphone Inventory

Current:

Astrotec AX-60
Vsonic GR07 MkII
Fischer Audio DBA 02's modded with westone female sockets for removable cables. El cheapo Lunashops Westone style IEM cable. Answer my PM's Frank!!!


Gone:
Fischer Amps FA-3e
UE Triple fi10 pro with DIY Toxic Cables OCC cryo Silver cable.
UE Superfi 5
Sound Magic PL 30.
Sony MDR EX300.
Vintage 'Steampunk' Aluminium & Brass headphones. Recabled with silver plated copper and fitted with 30mm drivers from JVC 'Flats'

Auditioned:
Heir Audio 3ai + 4ai
Audio Technica ATH-CK100
Aurisonic ASG1.1

Headphone Amp Inventory

Current:
TTVJ Slim
Steampunked Fiio E5

Gone:
Cmoy from eBay (Sold)
Little Dot Micro+ (Sold)
Fiio E11 (Sold)

Source Inventory

DIYmod (direct out to pins) Ipod Video 5th gen with 128gb CF conversion + internal Elna Cerafine 10uf Caps.
Steampunked iPod nano 3rd Gen. 8 GB

Died:
32gb CF modded Ipod Mini 1st Gen 1300ma battery
16gb CF modded ipod Mini 2nd Gen.

Cable Inventory

Not as many as I used to.

DIY crystal picollino ipod LOD with micro USB charge socket built in.
DIY Toxic Poison ipod LOD with micro USB charge socket built in.

Power-Related Components

6 gang extension Lead... Electric meter. 3 pin plugs all over the place. Multi meter.

Other Audio Equipment

Orbitsound T6 Valve Amp dock (6N3 Tubes swaped out for NOS GE 5670 5 Star tubes - Nice!) with 'Airsound' singular stereo speaker - With DIY Toxic Cables Silver interconnector cable + DIY Toxic SPC 18 awg AC power cable. Jena Labs copper 3.5 to 3.5 for source connection.

Audio-Related Tweaks

DIYmod? All the cables and that. Comply Ts400 = better treble.

Music Preferences

No R&B or HipHop please... Or Opera.

Interests (non-headphone)

My wife and son. Art and design. Tattoos. Science. Wearing knitted beards.

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

Knives. Soldering Iron. Wire strippers. files. Saws. Kettle. Toaster. Oven. Camera. Light bulbs. Magnifying glass. Reading glasses.

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Singapore Head-Fi Meet 8th December 2013 [Pictures]
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