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||Home of the Olympic Gold Medal Hockey Teams......both of them!
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||I love little polar bears :)
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||playing drums and cymbals with wooden sticks
|What I do for a living:
sometimes I think I'm an Electrical Engineer........probably because I am!
||Stax SRS-2170 Electrostatic......the champs!
AKG Q701, black
Beyer DT880, 600 Ohms
Audio Technica ATH-ESW9........these things sound great thru an iPod
Grado iGrado, great for the bucks!
Sennheiser PX-100 ii, great for the bucks!
Sennheiser HD424, 30 years old, 2000 ohms, converted to balanced operation
Skullcandy earbuds, these are ignorant!
I used to own:
some really old Signet TK33 Electrets, very transparent, but didn't play very loud & rather bass shy
fake Audio Technica ATH-ESW10 Japan
some crappy old Koss 'phones with little pots on the cups
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||Matrix M Stage e/w LM4562 Op Amps, input caps removed
La Figaro 336C e/w NOS tubes
iBasso D12 Anaconda, usually used as a DAC only
Wadia 170i iPod Transport
Shanling CD-T 100C CD Player, I normally use the solid state outputs into a headphone amp
||Kimber KCAG interconnects
Nordost White Lightning interconnects
some homemade stuff
some Monster Cable digital
||PS Audio power bars
|Other Audio Equipment
||you know, speakers and stuff like that, amps, pre-amps, cables, CD player, grammophone
||Single Malt Scotch
One small bite is enough to fill the stomach of a grown man!
||50's and 60's Jazz
Classical (Romantic period)
but mostly RAWK
||maple shell drums
copper alloy snare drums
K Zildjian cymbals
|Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)
||Nikon D90 DSLR
Fuji X20 digital camera
Canon G12 digital cameras
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The Entry Level Stax Thread
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Beresford Bushmaster TC-7530 and Bushmaster MKII TC-7533 Comparison & Impressions
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Any albums where you love EVERY song
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Chris J posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) Yesterday at 2:48 pm | 726 replies | 156617 views
Q701 appreciation thread
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Speaker amps for headphones
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The Beyerdynamic DT880 Appreciation / Discussion thread
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Do audiophiles "like" music?
Chris J posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 3/1/14 at 2:41pm | 344 replies | 11485 views
The Sad State Of The So Called Audiophile DAP Market
Chris J posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 2/26/14 at 7:29pm | 968 replies | 46664 views
Need help choosing the best Amp/DAC combo for AKG Q701?
Chris J posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 2/25/14 at 4:38am | 4 replies | 71 views
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