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||Tarana, Canada, eh?
|Forum Post Count:
||2 hours, 43 minutes ago
||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!
||AKG Q701, black and sound.............amazing
Beyer DT880, 600 Ohms and neutral, baby!
Audio Technica ATH-ESW9........these things sound great thru an iPod or iPad.
Grado iGrado, great for the bucks!
Sennheiser HD424, 30 years old, 2000 ohms, converted to balanced, still sounding good
Shure SE210, I guess they're OK
Skullcandy earbuds, really bass heavy
I used to own:
some really old Signet TK33 Electrets, very transparent, but didn't play very loud & rather bass shy
Sennheiser PX-100 ii, great for the bucks! Too bad I lost them. Very sad! :(
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
FiiO E17 + E09K
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 and Canon G12 digital cameras
Chris J's Recent Activity
Q701 appreciation thread
Chris J posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Yesterday at 5:23 pm | 3139 replies | 146512 views
How the Mighty TAS (The Absolute Sound) Would've Fallen Without a Bunch of wide-eyed TEENAGERS - Interest in this...
Chris J posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum Yesterday at 5:18 pm | 61 replies | 854 views
Matrix M-Stage amp review: simple, cheap, and excellent.
Chris J posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) Yesterday at 5:16 pm | 4038 replies | 442045 views
The Beyerdynamic DT880 Appreciation / Discussion thread
Chris J posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Yesterday at 4:55 pm | 3591 replies | 252373 views
The Stax thread (New)
Chris J posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 6/17/13 at 4:42pm | 23076 replies | 1532018 views
is the schiit valhalla a good 1st headphone tube amp?
Chris J posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 6/17/13 at 9:18am | 14 replies | 198 views
Passive centre speaker for surround
Chris J posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 6/16/13 at 5:28pm | 3 replies | 34 views
New headphone amplifier from Bryston
Chris J posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 6/16/13 at 9:43am | 1143 replies | 83161 views
FiiO " Flagship " portable amp Mont Blanc/E12 discussing thread, the pre order unit arrives.
Chris J posted in this thread in Portable Headphone Amps 6/14/13 at 9:15am | 2021 replies | 168699 views
NOOB Question: Can you pair Fiio E12 amp + E17 DAC to power Senn HD600s??
Chris J posted in this thread in Portable Headphone Amps 6/12/13 at 3:35am | 6 replies | 189 views
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Shanling CD player, Wadia 170i, iPod.......iBasso D12, FiiO E12, Matrix M Stage, La Figaro 336C, E17 + E09K............AKG Q701, Beyer DT880/600 ohm, Sennheiser HD424/2000 ohm, Grado iGrado, Audio Technica ATH-ESW9
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