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Itinerant Miscreant


Southern York County, PA

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on 12/7/16

About Me:

I'm a former deadhead, drill sergeant, and road warrior struggling down the path of life.

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Parenting, Hockey, Music, Motorcycles, Photography, Snow Skiing

What I do for a living:

High Performance Computing (SuperComputing)

Headphone Inventory

Audio Technica ATH-W10VTG
JH Audio JH13s

Altec Lansing IM616
Altec Lansing IM716

Gone but not Forgotten:
Grado HF1 w/ Deep zebra cups and Headphile Silver Cable w/ 4pin
Grado HF2
Grado HP1
Grado PS1
Grado PS3000 (PS1 drivers in woodied, open CD3000 shells)
Grado RS1 (really early black headband model)
Grado RS1 (more recent black headband model, but still pre-recent changes)
Grado RS2
Grado SR225 (several pairs)

Sennheiser HD650 w/ Nugget Audio UPOCC Cable
Sennheiser HD600 w/ Black Dragon Cable
Sennheiser HD580 w/ Enigma Audio Oracle Cable hardwired

Sony MDR-CD3000
Sony MDR-V6

Audio Technica ATH-W11JPN

Etymotic ER4P
Etymotic ER4S
Westone UM2

Koss KSC75
Koss SportaPro

Stax SRX/mk3

Koss ESP/950 w/ Stax Alpha Pro Excellence Cable

Audio Technica ESW9

Headphone Amp Inventory

Apogee Duet
Apogee Ensemble

HeadAmp Kevin Gilmore Blue Hawaii
Tooleaudio Balanced Mosfet Amp (balanced M^3 w/ 36v/5a Sigma 11)
Rockhopper Audio M^3 w/ Steps
Freifeld Audio M^3
Rotel RC-1090
Headamp Gilmore Lite

SinglePower Audio MPX3 (silver chassis)
Veda Audio (sft) Gilmore Dynahi
Blueberry Audio Emotion+
Xin Audio SuperMacro v1
Xin Audio SuperMacro v3
Ray Samuels Audio SR71
Govibe Martini

Stax SRM1/ta
Stax SRD7/ta
Koss E/90

probably others I'm forgetting

Source Inventory

Apogee Duet
Apogee Ensemble
Behringer DEQ2496
Cambridge Audio DVD89
Sony PS-X45 turntable (Sumiko Black Pearl Cart)
iPhone 4S, iPad, iPod Video 30gb (5.5th gen)
Marantz 6300 Turntable

Apogee MiniDac
Pioneer w/ Redwine Audio mods (forget which model)
Denon DA500 DAC
Sony PS-X500 Turntable w/ Zyx Bloom and Rockhopper Pass Pearl Phonostage
TooleAudio Denon DVD2900ta
Behringer SRC2496

Threw away:
Zhaolu 1.5

Cable Inventory


Power-Related Components

Perma Power AVR
Monster Power HTS-3500

Other Audio Equipment

Emotiva Pro Airmotiv 4
Hafler P1000 (2)
Home Theater Direct Level 3 bookshelf Speakers
JBL Jubal L65 speakers
Marantz SR8003 Home theater Receiver

Music Preferences

50s Jazz, Punk, Power Trios, Blues, Modern Avant Garde Jazz, Female Vocalists, Lounge Crooners, Psychedellic, Pop, etc

Interests (non-headphone)

Hockey, Snow Skiing, Driving

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

Guns, Motorcycles, Cameras

grawk's Recent Activity

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Why does my vinyl sound bad?
grawk posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 9/19/16 at 2:37pm | 46 replies | 10259 views
The Stax thread (New)
grawk posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 8/14/13 at 3:37pm | 24764 replies | 2090250 views
Apogee Duet: HD-600 or 650s?
grawk posted in this thread in Computer Audio 8/5/13 at 11:29am | 40 replies | 9139 views
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Let's Catch A Thief!! (Update: CAUGHT!)
grawk posted in this thread in Head-Fi Network & Industry News 3/18/13 at 8:37pm | 429 replies | 70503 views
Rockhopper M^3 - The Review
grawk posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 6/6/12 at 5:41am | 522 replies | 45903 views
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Best EQ setting on the ipod
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