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||East Finchley, London, UK
|Forum Post Count:
||3 days, 5 hours ago
||It's a dangerous world. Trust no-one! Music is the only safe place, apart from the rabbit hole.
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
Food. Wine (Burgundy). Languages (French, German). Literature.
|What I do for a living:
||Vicar (Episcopalian Minister).
AKG Q701 black
Sennheiser HD 650
Sennheiser HD 485
Grado RS1i with red drivers (early RS1e)
Bose Triport IE.
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||Lehmann Linear SE
Schiit Lyr with too many tubes to list but Siemens and Telefunken E88CCs are the best
Lovely Cube Premium Headphone amplifier
FiiO E7 Portable Headphone DAC Amplifier. (Now given to son Tom, along with a pair of Sennheiser HD598s).
Computers, including Samsung Series 7 Gaming laptop (I don't game, I listen!) JRiver, MediaMonkey and Foobar2000.
Creative SB Fatal1ty titanium in desktop.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Sony NWZ-1060 Android powered Walkman
iPod Classic 120GB.
iPod Nano 8GB.
Audiolab 8000A amp.
Oppo BD-103EU with Russ Andrews PowerKord-300 power cable
Naim Uniti2 (bedroom)
||Russ Andrews cable upgrade for Q701
Russ Andrews cable upgrade for HD 650
Kimber Kable Silver Streak interconnect for Gungnir to Linear SE
Chord ChameleonPlus cable for Audiolab M-DAC to Lyr
Russ Andrews D-60 digital interconnect for Oppo to Gungnir
Russ Andrews Powerkord-300 mains cables for the Oppo 103, Gungnir and Linear SE
Audioquest Cinnamon USB cable for laptop to Gungnir
|Other Audio Equipment
||Quad 44/405 pre-power combination
B&W 802s (first generation)
Thorens TD160 Super with Mission 774 arm
Shure V15-V cartridge
Audiolab 8000-A amp
Sony CDP XE-370 through the following
Audiolab 8000DAC (the partner 8000CDM failed)
Proac Reference 1 loudspeakers
PMC 20.21 speakers (bedroom)
||Classical: Wagner, Mahler, Bruckner, Brahms, Schubert, Shostakovich, Debussy, Stravinsky, Berg, Sibelius, Boulez, Bach, Mozart, Haydn...
||Languages, especially French (very good) and German (very bad), poetry, literature., wine (Burgundy), food.
Amictus's Recent Activity
The (new) HD800 Impressions Thread
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Post A Photograph Of Your Turntable
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Hifiman he-400i Impressions and Discussion
Amictus posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 11/26/14 at 3:39pm | 3243 replies | 246540 views
Best classical recordings...ever!
Grado e Series
Amictus posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 11/18/14 at 1:39am | 3295 replies | 243734 views
New MEIER AUDIO headphone amp "CORDA CLASSIC"
Amictus posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 11/16/14 at 6:58am | 351 replies | 51161 views
HiFiman HE-500 (HE as in High End) Proving to be an enjoyable experience in listening. .
Amictus posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 11/1/14 at 4:16pm | 15456 replies | 642348 views
Grado Fan Club!
Amictus posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 10/15/14 at 1:23am | 22754 replies | 797128 views
Sennheiser HD650 Impressions Thread
Amictus posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 10/8/14 at 10:54pm | 22515 replies | 1366400 views
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