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ab_ba

Location:

Pittsburgh, PA

Forum Post Count:

99

Join Date:

7/19/05

Last Online:

2 weeks, 4 days ago

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

West Coast Swing dancing and DJing

What I do for a living:

Neural engineer

Headphone Inventory

LCD-3F
HD 800
JH-13 FP
LFF Paradox
Hifiman HE-500
HD650
NAD Viso HP50
Denon AH-D1001

Headphone Amp Inventory

Violectric V281
Resonessence Concero HP
iQube V3
Schiit Lyr
Pico
Little Dot MKIII
RSA Hornet "M"

Source Inventory

Violectric V800
Schiit Bifrost
Macbook Pro
Pono

Cable Inventory

Cables by Moon Audio, Violectric, Cardas, plus a couple of straightened-out coathangers from Monoprice

Other Audio Equipment

HT: Emotiva and Polk
Two-channel: Parasound and Polk
(Improving my two-channel setup is my next goal.)

Audio-Related Tweaks

Audirvana. I wish they had an EQ.

Music Preferences

It's funny, a lot of the music I like the most was not recorded all that well. I still want to hear it in all its ugly.

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Violectric HPA V281 - Vorsprung durch Balanced
ab_ba posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/3/16 at 9:04pm | 2132 replies | 217603 views
Introducing Violectric (by Lake People) Cables
ab_ba posted in this thread in Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers,... 12/3/15 at 8:18pm | 11 replies | 1631 views
Get 25% off new Chesky Release, Dunnun Kan
ab_ba posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 9/12/15 at 6:40pm | 6 replies | 844 views
Big Sound 2015
ab_ba posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 8/9/15 at 6:21am | 20 replies | 1115 views
Auralic Taurus MKII or Schiit Ragnarok?
ab_ba posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 6/16/15 at 4:57am | 16 replies | 3442 views
HE1000 pricing: what drives the price of headphones?
ab_ba posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 6/2/15 at 9:56am | 47 replies | 4990 views
Pittsburgh, PA --Saturday, March 14--Impressions Thread
ab_ba posted in this thread in Head-Fi Meet Impressions, Trade Show... 6/1/15 at 6:22pm | 17 replies | 694 views
McIntosh MHA-100 headphone amplifier review
ab_ba posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 5/2/15 at 9:02am | 35 replies | 19490 views
JH Audio Layla and Angie - Head-Fi TV
ab_ba posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 1/10/15 at 2:23pm | 1917 replies | 248267 views
The Pono Player Impressions Thread
ab_ba posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 1/10/15 at 11:14am | 1317 replies | 145744 views

 

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