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||Russian Federation, Saint Petersburg
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|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Audiophile, Meloman, Anime, Manga
|What I do for a living:
||Now: STAX SR-009, UM Merlin, UM Miracle
Used to have: Grado iGrado/SR125, Phonak Audeo PFE 111, Beyerdynamic DT Edition 880 (600 Ohm), Audio-Technica ATH-M50, Audez'e LCD-2 rev.2, HiFiMAN HE-500, HiFiMAN HE-6, STAX SR-507, Sony MDR-Z1000, Beyerdynamic DT 1350 (copper cable "META" from russian master Nobody), Westone 4, Fostex TH-600 (LA ANGLE pads)
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||Now: WooAudio WES [silver color, "MAXXED"+: 2 capacitors and recitifier tubes upgrades from WooAudio + four matched Brimar 6SL7GTY as driver tubes + four matched Shuguang Treasure KT88-Z as power tubes], LynxAudio HA-61
In process of shipping: Psvane Philips Holland Metal Base Replica EL34PH tube (mathed quad) as power tubes for WES, Telefunken GZ32 NOS late 60ies tube (matched pair) as recitifier tubes for WES
Used to have: Laconic Lunch BOX 06 PRO, Archipov's Laboratory Alternative II, SCHIIT Lyr [E88CC Phillips SQ Miniwatt tubes], MS Audio Laboratory FHA 1.3, WooAudio GES [premium parts upgrade package, DACT CT2 stepped attenuator, black color]
||Now (digital source): Apple MacMini [MD388+: i7 quad 2.3GHz, SSD Plextor M5 Pro 128GB, RAM Corsair 16GB (1600MHz)] used via USB as "music computer" only (software player: JRiver + JRemote, Audirvana Plus + Splashtop), it located in my music rack, no monitor, keyboard or mouse connected, Wi-Fi & Bluetooth on MAcMini is off, all music files is on NAS that is located in other room
Now (analog source): dCS Debussy (firmware 2.20), iBasso DX100 / DX50 (+64Gb microSD card), Lenco L75 (tonearm Linn Basik LVX, catridge Shure M95HE (with needle for M95ED), DIY composite veneer plinth, transistor phono stage from Sander'Z), E-MU 0202 USB
Used to have: Apple Classic 80Gb, Audiotrak Prodigy HD2 [drivers Audiotrak, OP AMP's: 2xLM4562NA and OPA2604AP], Cowon X7 160Gb, Audio-GD NFB-10ES [Non-USB, TCXO Upgrade], MyST DAC 1866 OCU, E-MU 1212m PCI-E, RME HDSP 9632, April Music Stello CDT100, MS Audio laboratory DAC 1.0, Lynx Studio AES16 (+ Lynx CBL-AES1604 cable), HiFiMAN HM-601 SPbMod [RockBOX], Linn Akurate DS/0/D
- Analog (headphone): Whiplash TWag2 Gold OM for IEM (Viablue big straight miniJack), Whiplash TWcu3 OM for IEM (Viablue small straight miniJack), Whiplash TWcu2 non OM for IEM (Oyaide angled miniJack)
- Analog (Interconnect): Shunyata Research Anaconda ZTron (XLR, 1.0 m), ALO OCC-SXC (RCA, 1.0 m), DIY interconnect [cable - CANARE L-4E6S BLU, connectors - CANARE F-10] (RCA, 6.5 m)
- Digital: AudioQuest Diamond USB (A-B, 0.75 m), moon-audio Blue Dragon optical cable (Toslink, 2.0 m), coaxial cable made by Audio-GD [cable and connectors CANARE] (RCA, 1.5 m).
Used to have: moon-audio Silver Dragon V3 cable for HiFiMAN HE-500 (Furutech 6.3 Plug, 5ft), moon-audio Silver Dragon V3 cable for LCD-2 (Neutrik 4pin XLR plug), MS Audio lab. hybrid copper-silver XLRf-XLRm interconnect cables (1 m), MS Audio lab. hybrid copper-silver headphone cable for HE-series [2xTRS] (3 m), MS Audio lab. copper cable adapter from 4pin XLR to 2xTRS, pair of interconnect cables RCA-RCA (by Audio-GD) (1.5 m), DIY AES/EBU cable for RME 9632 (uses KLOTZ cable), Analysis-Plus Solo Crystal Oval interconnect cables (XLR, 1.5 m), Acrolink 7N-D5000 (XLR, 1.0 m)
||Now: PS Audio Power Plant P5 power regenerator, Shunyata Research Anaconda ZTron power cord, Neotech NEP-3200 power cord (China Oyaide connectors, 1.5 m), Rainbow Air Hi-End power cord (Furutech FI-E11(G) connectors, 2 m), moon-audio Black Dragon power cord (Furutech FI-E11(G) connectors, 8ft)
Used to have: Audio-GD power cord, power cord "from Krylov" (Schuko plug Legrand connectors, 1.5 m), MS Audio OCC Single Crystal Copper Power Cord (Schuko Rhorodium plated plug, 2 m), moon-audio Black Dragon power cord (Furutech FI-E11(G) connectors, 4ft)
In plans for future: Shunyata Research Python ZTron power cord for my dCS Debussy, change stock impulse PSU in MacMini on some custom line PSU, maybe some thick Shunyata Research power cord for my power regenerator, ...
|Other Audio Equipment
||Atacama Equinox Hi-Fi 5 shelves rack, Woo Audio HPS-T headphone stand [Black color], Raytheon (Tungsol made) 6SU7WTY (5 tubes) / ECC88 TESLA Rozhnov (2 tubes) / Jan Phillips 6922 (E88CC) (2 tubes) / JJ E88CC (2 tubes) / 6N1P (2 tubes) / GE 6BZ7 (2 tubes) / Sophia 6SL7 (2 tubes, one tube is strongly humming) / RCA 6SL7 (2 tubes, one tube is humming) / Brimar 6SL7GTY (1 tube, for a spare) tubes
In plans for future: change WD My Book Live DUO on Synology DS-413j (or some other budget Synology)
||Anime OST's, J-Rock, Grunge, BritPop, Jazz, Blues, Female Vocal, Classical, ...
My Last.fm profile: http://www.last.fm/user/DragonOwen
||Anime, Manga, Fantasy books
|Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)
||Apple Ipad (3rd generation), Pocketbook 902/360
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