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AstralStorm

Location:

Poland (/dev/null)

Forum Post Count:

737

Join Date:

4/5/11

Last Online:

1 week, 6 days ago

About Me:

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.

Headphone Inventory

Headphones:
Sennheiser HD650
Hifiman HE-6, highly modded
Fostex T50RP Basic Paradox by LFF
Hifiman HE-500 with my own variant of JergPads and removed back grill.

IEMs:

In use:
InEar StageDiver SD-2

In disuse:
Spiral Ear SE-5 Reference
Philips Fidelio S2 (damaged cable)
Sony MH1, modded
Hifiman RE-400, modded
Hifiman RE-ZERO
Hifiman RE-300a, heavily modded
Brainwavz B2

Headphone Amp Inventory

Leckerton UHA-6 mkII w/ OPA2209
Eddie Current Super 7

Source Inventory

Lynx Audio HiLo
FiiO E18
Presonus FP10
iRivier T30
YotaPhone 2
Samsung cellphones (various)

Cable Inventory

Don't do cables, they smell bad when soldered.

Power-Related Components

Precision, linear lab DC power supplies.

Audio-Related Tweaks

Digital parametric equalizer.
Advanced crossfeed DSP written by myself.

Music Preferences

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.

Interests (non-headphone)

General medicine, life extension

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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 | 18997 views
Could noise canceling headphones cause hearing damage?
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/6/16 at 8:10pm | 29 replies | 81170 views
Custom Tips For Universal IEM's Overrated?
AstralStorm posted in this thread in Sound Science 4/5/16 at 11:40pm | 28 replies | 1810 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 | 1379 replies | 111492 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 | 1967 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 | 46252 views

 

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