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Headphone Inventory

AKG K550 - Reference closed listening
Denon D600 - Provides a more raw speaker like experience
Pioneer Monitor 10 - FF or Raw eq Music reference (need to find more info to be sure)
AT ATH-AD700 - Videogames and movies.
Grado SR-60 - Work headphone
Sennheiser HD428S w/ Bassmod - use with AVR when needed at couch.

Klipsch S4 - Can't use - causes ears to itch
AL OEM Ultimate Ears Super.fi 3 - Can't use - causes ears to itch
ME M6 - Can't use - causes ears to itc
AT M40FS - Stored, bad pad and not totally worth fixing
Stax SR-5 - packed -- attempted repair too long to charge

Stax SR-40 - Gave to mom
Sennheiser HD202 - Gave to dad
JVC Flats - Gave to sister
V-Moda M80 - didn't fit head, gave to sister as well

AKG K601
AKG K702
Stax SR3
Stax SR-202
Klipsch Status
Ultimate Ears Triple.Fi

Headphone Amp Inventory


Stax SRD-4 transformer box - With mom . . .

Source Inventory

Cambridge DacMagic
Asus Xonar DX
Pioneer DV-48AV
Outlaw 970
iPod Classic 160GB
Victor SU-DH1

Cable Inventory

Via Blue, PartsExpress, and Monoprice.
~Once you learn you go cheaper~ ;)

Power-Related Components

PowerVar isolation transformer, prevents odds behavior from inductance.

Other Audio Equipment

Mirage Omnisat V2 system - HT Usage
5x NHT SuperZero speakers (4x used in ambiophonics)
HTD L3 bookshelves - Kitchen
DCM CX-17 - Bedroom
Emotiva UPA-700 - HT usage
Audiosource Amp100 - Bedroom
Denon AVR - Used in Ambio setup
Niles SI-1200 - Decommisioned for a recap
Dayton T-Amp - tied to kitchen system
NHT PVC - Used to volume match between two sources
Impact Acoustics switch - tied to about everything

Audio-Related Tweaks

Don't bother . . .

Music Preferences

Does it matter?

Interests (non-headphone)

Computers and video games.

Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)

Panasonic LED TV (model escapes me)
An awesome desktop rig (PC) :)
Acer Timeline X
Acer Netbook for streaming using MPD and MPD client (OpenHome support)
360 20GB
PS3 40GB
DS lite
3DS Zelda Ed
PSP 2000
Amazon Kindle (K2i)
Nook Color (retired . . . )
Nook Tablet (Music remote for bedroom)

Shike's Recent Activity

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Noble Audio Wizard Savant Giveaway!
Shike posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 9/15/15 at 12:46am | 773 replies | 24368 views
Ultimate Ears UE 900 Discussion and Impressions Thread
Shike posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 7/1/15 at 7:16am | 4280 replies | 563953 views
updated their location 5/11/15 at 7:26pm
    FS/FT: Koss KDE250
    Shike posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 4/26/15 at 5:53pm | 0 replies | 292 views
    Skeptico Saloon: An Objectivist Joint
    Shike posted in this thread in Sound Science 11/19/14 at 8:30pm | 1670 replies | 52251 views
    Schiit Happened: The Story of the World's Most Improbable Start-Up
    Shike posted in this thread in Jason Stoddard 4/17/14 at 2:28pm | 17556 replies | 3206340 views
    NHT Classic Two speakers pair - Final price drop
    Shike posted in this thread in Cables, Speakers, Tweaks, Accessories For... 3/26/14 at 9:09pm | 1 replies | 457 views
    FS/FT: Grado SR-60, Pioneer Monitor 10, and Audio Technica M40FS
    Shike posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 3/4/14 at 12:26pm | 0 replies | 734 views
    Out Of Your Head - new virtual surround simulator
    Shike posted in this thread in Computer Audio 1/8/14 at 8:35pm | 863 replies | 105400 views


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