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Calgary, Canada.

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About Me:

Old Audiophile......

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Listening to music, Golf, Fishing, and mucking about with my HiFi.

What I do for a living:

You guessed it...............

Headphone Inventory

(Home) HiFiMAN HE-500 (balanced); Grado: PS-500 & SR-80i; Sennheiser HD-650 (balanced) & HD-600 (sold) Audio Technica AHT-AD900; Beyerdynamic DT 880 / 600ohm; Panasonic RP-HTF600 (for fun)
(On the Go) Audeo PFE 112; Bowers & Wilkins P5. Portable speakers; Soundmatters FoxL v2 & FoxLO Sub.

Headphone Amp Inventory

(Home) Bryston BHA-1. PS Audio GCHA. Schiit: Valhalla, Asgard & Magni. Little Dot MK III.
(On the Go) Fiio Alpen (E-17)

Source Inventory

(Main) Cambridge Audio Azur 851C & 650C CD Players. Simaudio Moon CD.5 (230D) CD Player
(On the Go) Ipod Classic 160 GB (Lossless)

Cable Inventory

MILIAN Custom Cabling: 15' HE-500 (balanced) & 15' HD-650 (balanced), 15' extension cable & two 3' RCA Splitters.
Morrow Audio: Interconnects (6) Morrow subwoofer cable
Morrow Audio: Speaker Cables Reference SP4 (main) & SP1 (master)
Transparent Musiclink Interconnects (2)
Take Five Audio: Asylum Powercord Deluxe Cryo (5)
Audio Sensibility: Impact SE Power Cord Cryo (3)

Power-Related Components

APC H-15BLK Power Conditioner (main). Monster HDP 1800 (master)

Other Audio Equipment

(Main) Bryston B135 SST² Integrated Amplifier, Kef LS50 Speakers. NHT B-12d Subwoofer, NHT Classic Three Speakers (2 pair), NHT Classic Two Speakers. Pioneer SP-BS22-LR Speakers (for fun). Cambridge Azur 550T Tuner.
(Master) Cambridge Audio Sonata AR30 Receiver, Sonata CD30 CD player, Kef iQ10 speakers, Kef C4 Subwoofer.
(Vintage) Stan Curtis designed Cambridge Audio C-75 Pre Amp & A-75 Power Amp (circa 1989) completely refurbished thanks to much help from Mr. Curtis in 2013 ( Thank you Stan ! ). NAD 3020 Integrated Amplifier. Nakamichi OMS 5 II CD Player.

Audio-Related Tweaks

Salamander Archetype A5/A3 (stacked) Audio Rack. Symposium: Series 2+ Rollerblocks (2 sets), Rollerblock Jr.+ (4 sets), Segue platforms (2) Isis Platforms (2), Large Couplers. Skylan: Speaker stands, Amplifier Platform, Component Top Weight Stabilizers (6). Audio Interference Solutions (AIS) Ophiopogon 3.1 EMI/RFI Absorption Blocks (4). Auralex Acoustics SubDude-II. Vibrapod Isolators & Cones, Cardas RCA Caps. Fiio Headphone Stands (6)

Music Preferences

Little Feat to Pink Martini and all between

Interests (non-headphone)

Collecting music.

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

None, not realy a gadget guy, but I do have a nice collection of Knives.

dmacg's Recent Activity

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Does anyone have experience with the Kef LS50?
dmacg posted in this thread in Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers,... 5/4/14 at 9:07am | 260 replies | 200163 views
Schiit Mjolnir vs Bryston BHA-1 (and Schiit Gungnir vs Bifrost)
dmacg posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/16/14 at 12:53pm | 104 replies | 49777 views
updated their location 3/23/14 at 11:34pm
    Evolution Acoustics MMMicroOne
    dmacg posted in this thread in Cables, Speakers, Tweaks, Accessories For... 8/27/13 at 7:50pm | 10 replies | 5730 views
    dmacg posted in this thread in Cables, Speakers, Tweaks, Accessories For... 4/21/13 at 5:10pm | 8 replies | 744 views
    Schiit Magni Headphone Amplifier
    dmacg posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 1/1/13 at 3:52pm | 2243 replies | 356855 views
    Schiit Modi USB DAC
    dmacg posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 12/14/12 at 6:12pm | 835 replies | 165402 views


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