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||Headphone obsessed computer audiophile!
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Bikes, music, headphones, food, the outdoors, travel.
|What I do for a living:
||Bike shop owner
||AKG K550 fr jome use, Sennheiser HD449 for travel.
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||Fiio E12 Mont Blanc.
Previously owned Pro-ject Head Box, Schiit Asgard...interestingly I found an old Marantz PM6010 OSE integrated sounded better than either!
Meridian Explorer was nice although that's a DAC/headphone amp of course.
I'm currently coveting the new Marantz HD-DAC1, the Oppo HA-1 and the Naim DAC V1.
||Currently just my Sony Z3 smartphone but it does sound better than my old iPhone 5 and MUCH better than my 4th generation iPod Nano!
I am using Tidal and Sony Walkman app with my Sony Z3 and I'm eyeing the Sony NWZ-ZX1 and/or the Sony MDR-1ADAC headphones.
||Nothing really fancy, Van Damme/Neutrik Phono/RCAs and Van Damme/Neutrik headphone extension and Van Damme Blue series speaker cables.
|Other Audio Equipment
||Cambridge Audio 350a hi-fi amplifier and Yamaha NS-BP300 speakers.
||Rock, hip hop, world, pop.
A little bit of jazz, a tiny bit of classical.
||Bikes, food, travel, beer.
essex853's Recent Activity
updated their location 12/29/14 at 3:17pm
Pioneer N-50 won't find music...
essex853 posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 12/21/13 at 6:09am | 2 replies | 416 views
essex853 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/21/12 at 6:19am | 50 replies | 14675 views
Best Music For Headphone Listening?
Dedicated Head Amps vs. Cheap Old Marantz Integrated
essex853 posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 1/9/12 at 8:21am | 15 replies | 3387 views
Denon AH-D2000 - worth the risk?? HELP!
essex853 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/7/12 at 2:08pm | 160 replies | 14958 views
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