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Cape Town, South Africa

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About Me:

Rehabilitated Head-Fier

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Music, Home Cinema, Sports, Reading, Hiking

What I do for a living:

Systems Engineer

Headphone Inventory

Hifiman HE-500 w Focus pads, grill & fuzzor mods
Philips Fidelio L1
Grado SR325is
Yamaha EPH-100
Sennheiser PMX685i

Westone 4, Grado RS1i, Sennheiser HD580, Sennheiser HD595, Sennheiser HD448, Shure SE310, Nuforce NE-7M

Headphone Amp Inventory

Violectric HPA V100

Emotiva Mini-X A-100, Project Sunrise II, Audiolab M-DAC, Lehmann Black Cube Linear, Fiio E5, JDS Labs CMoy v1.03

Source Inventory

Resonessence Labs Concero
Violectric USB 24/96 module

Audioquest Dragonfly v1.0 & 1.2, PS Audio NuWave DAC, Audiolab M-DAC, Samsung Galaxy Note 2 & S2, Asus Essence STX, Musiland Monitor 01

Cable Inventory

Wireworld Ultraviolet USB
Charleston Cable Company UPOCC headphone cable

Power-Related Components

UPS for frequent power cuts... :(

Other Audio Equipment

B&W MM-1
KEF R500 & LS50 speakers
Musical Fidelity A5 integrated

Music Preferences

Alternative, Jazz, Indie, Classical, Prog & Classic Rock, 80s Metal, Electronic

Interests (non-headphone)

Photography, Economics, Nature & Wildlife, Electronics and embedded computing.

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

15" Retina Macbook Pro
Nikon J1 camera

daerron's Recent Activity

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Headphones for metal music - ultimate solution
daerron posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 5/23/15 at 1:41pm | 1352 replies | 75359 views
Review: Philips Fidelio L1 [Updated 5/14]
daerron posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 5/13/15 at 12:22pm | 733 replies | 143542 views
Focal SPIRIT PROFESSIONAL Impressions thread
daerron posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 5/9/15 at 2:43pm | 1401 replies | 85333 views
Review: Violectric HPA V200 amp
daerron posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 3/28/15 at 3:20am | 2720 replies | 300839 views
New Schiit! Ragnarok and Yggdrasil
daerron posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 3/28/15 at 3:11am | 7869 replies | 807538 views
Audiophilleo 1 and 2 USB to S/PDIF transport
daerron posted in this thread in Computer Audio 3/15/15 at 2:31am | 1201 replies | 130234 views


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daerron's Lists

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Headphones 13 Headphones
Last Updated 1/19/15
My Sources 10 Source Components
Last Updated 11/6/13
My Headamps 6 Headphone Amps
Last Updated 8/2/13

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