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|Forum Post Count:
||3 weeks, 3 days ago
||I'm an annoyingly exacting bastard that's usually more right than not.
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Programming, Linux, minor electronics, listening to music
Headphone and in-ear modding.
|What I do for a living:
||Audio software development.
Hifiman HE-6, modded with custom pads, no grill, replaced headphone mount
Fostex T50RP Basic Paradox by LFF
Hifiman HE-500 with my own variant of JergPads and removed back grill.
InEar StageDiver SD-2, w/ Comply Custom Wraps attached
Spiral Ear SE-5 Reference
Philips Fidelio S2 (damaged cable)
Sony MH1, modded
Hifiman RE-400, modded
Hifiman RE-300a, heavily modded
VSonic VSD5 (for modding experiment)
|Headphone Amp Inventory
Leckerton UHA-6 mkII w/ OPA2209
||Lynx Audio HiLo
Samsung cellphones (various)
||Don't do cables, they smell bad when soldered.
||Precision, linear lab DC power supplies.
||Digital parametric equalizer.
Advanced crossfeed DSP written by myself.
||Quite wide... Usually not pop, rap and hiphop, but some old good ones are ok.
Most commonly electronica, chiptunes, heavy and death metal, acid jazz, some rock.
Includes opera, symphonic music and especially piano pieces.
||General medicine, life extension
AstralStorm's Recent Activity
WICH IEM HAS THE FLATTEST SOUND SIGNATURE..
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 4/7/16 at 11:19pm | 52 replies | 15081 views
Could noise canceling headphones cause hearing damage?
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/6/16 at 8:10pm | 26 replies | 62966 views
Custom Tips For Universal IEM's Overrated?
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Sound Science 4/5/16 at 11:40pm | 28 replies | 1163 views
[Review] InEar StageDiver 4, a high-end universal IEM!
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 4/4/16 at 11:55pm | 15 replies | 9737 views
New Custom-to-Universal IEMs: InEar StageDiver 2/3
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 4/4/16 at 6:48pm | 1319 replies | 98600 views
Multi-IEM Review - 352 IEMs compared (Pump Audio Earphones added 04/03/16 p. 1106)
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 11/5/15 at 11:27pm | 16617 replies | 7048863 views
New Hifiman Flagship (together with Unique Melody): RE1000
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 7/11/15 at 9:50am | 124 replies | 24008 views
Are binaural recordings higher quality than normal ones?
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Sound Science 4/3/15 at 4:50am | 45 replies | 1824 views
HIFIMAN RE300a/ RE300i InLine and RE300h (hifi) Earphone launched! *Impressions added*
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 4/2/15 at 9:18am | 212 replies | 29531 views
= Hifiman “Fuzzor” Mod = (Driver backwave felt damping modification)
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/2/15 at 7:07am | 284 replies | 36988 views
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