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||Home of the Olympic Gold Medal Hockey Teams......both of them!
|Forum Post Count:
||7 hours, 52 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!
||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 Beyerdynamic DT880 Appreciation / Discussion thread
Chris J posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Today at 4:46 am | 6743 replies | 376414 views
The Battle of the Portables - A review of my headphones: Audio Technica ATH-ES10 vs. ESW9A vs. Denon AH-D950 vs....
Chris J posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Yesterday at 4:25 pm | 8 replies | 421 views
Q701 appreciation thread
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Beresford Bushmaster TC-7530 and Bushmaster MKII TC-7533 Comparison & Impressions
Chris J posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components Yesterday at 4:17 pm | 97 replies | 4284 views
The Entry Level Stax Thread
Chris J posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/9/14 at 11:29am | 1047 replies | 36775 views
Meridian Prime Headphone Amplifier Review
Chris J posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 3/7/14 at 6:46pm | 197 replies | 32220 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 3/7/14 at 2:23pm | 2737 replies | 240230 views
Any albums where you love EVERY song
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Chris J posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 3/6/14 at 2:48pm | 729 replies | 157235 views
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