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About Me:

25+ year sales road warrior

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Music, audio, headphones, 2 channel and 7.1 for movies. Boy Scouts, travel, reading

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Headphone Inventory

Sennheiser HD800's with Toxic Cables Silver Widow 22ga.
Sennheiser HD650's with Toxic Cable Silver Poison's
Sennheiser HD25-1 ii's
MrSpeakers Ether C
Audeze LCD-X wit Toxic Cables Silver Widow SW22 cables
Audioquest Nighthawks
Beyer DT-1350's
JH Audio Layla Customs
Noble Audio K10's
JH Audio JH16's with FreqPhase with Toxic Cables Silver Widow's
Ultimate Ears UE11's
ACS Custom T1 CIEM's
RHA T10i
Etymotic Hf2's and Hf3's both with ACS custom ear plugs.

Headphone Amp Inventory

SimAudio Moon Neo 430HA-D
ALO Audio Studio Six
Cary SLI-80 with Ultimate Mods pack
PS Audio BHK Pre Signature
Astell & Kern AK120 mkII DAP
Questyle QP1R DAP
ifi iDSD Micro
Fostex HP-P1
LH Labs Geek Out V2 Infinity
LH Labs Geek Out 1000 in Red
LH Labs Geek Out IEM in Black
Audioquest Dragonfly
Denon AVR-4311
Denon AVR-4808
Denon AVR-3808 Receivers,
Headroom Total Airhead,
NuForce uDac2

Previously Owned or not using:
Decware CSP2+ (Sold)
Decware Taboo MK III (Sold)
Sicphones Silicon Carbide Solid State amp (a Kickstarter Project) Great with High Impedance Can's, Noisy with CIEM's

Source Inventory

PS Audio DirectStream DSD DAC with Bridge II Roon Ready Torrey's Firmware
PS Audio Directstream Jr (In for review)
bel canto 2.7 DAC (In for review)
Mac Mini with Amarra 3
LH Labs ViDAC Solid State
LH Labs Pulse Infinity with LPS4 Power Supply
VPI Scout 1.1 with a Dynavector 10X5 cartridge
Astell & Kern AK120 mkII DAP
Questyle QP1R
ifi iDSD Micro
Audioquest Dragonfly
Fostex HP-P1
MacMini with Amarra, Audirvana Plus & JRiver
MacBook Pro with Amarra & Audirvana +
HP Elite PC with JRiver 19
Denon DVD-5900 with Denon Link2
Denon DVD-3910 with Denon Link3
Apple TV
iPod Classic 160
iPhone 5S

Cable Inventory

AudioQuest Diamond USB
Light Harmonic Lightspeed 10G Split USB cable (red)
Light Harmonic Lightspeed 10G Split USB cable (white)
Light Harmonic Lightspeed 1G USB Cable
AudioQuest Carbon, Forest and Cinnamon USB.
Toxic Cables Balanced 25.5ga Silver Widow Headphone cables (HD800's & JH16's)
Toxic Cables Single Ended 22ga Silver Widow Cables (HD800's)
Silver Widow Review:
Toxic Cables Silver Poison headphone cables.(HD650's)
Toxic Cables Silver Poison LOD for the HP-P1
Lots of AudioQuest MacKenzie RCA and XLR interconnects

Power-Related Components

Monster Power Reference Power Center HTS5000
APC BackUPS XS 1500

Other Audio Equipment

Vandersteen Treo CT Speakers with AudioQuest Rocket 88 Bi-Wire cables
Magnepan .7's in for review
Decware DM945 Bookshelf speakers

Audio-Related Tweaks

JRiver Media Center for PC (FLAC/WAV files)
Denon Link 2 and 3

Music Preferences

Rock, Folk, Acoustic, Pink Floyd, David Gilmour, Steely Dan, Alan Parsons, Fleetwood Mac, Any really good guitar player, some classical (Beethoven, Mozart) Jazz

Interests (non-headphone)

Boy Scouts, Reading, Family activities, travel

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

iPhone and all things Apple. (NO you cannot take my iPad!)

longbowbbs's Recent Activity

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Review: Questyle Audio QP1R - With Multiple Headphone and IEM Pairings
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear Today at 2:28 pm | 2585 replies | 149838 views
Liquid Gold - 2014
longbowbbs posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum Yesterday at 4:58 am | 254 replies | 22809 views
ALO Audio Studio Six Reviews and Impressions Thread
longbowbbs posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum Yesterday at 4:56 am | 635 replies | 44931 views
What Are You Listening To Right Now? -New thread, new rules. Please read them.
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Music 8/21/16 at 5:15am | 69411 replies | 2158642 views
Cavalli Audio - Liquid Fire
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 8/11/16 at 8:17pm | 136 replies | 10039 views
Ran into Jude today on a plane (true story!)
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 8/7/16 at 10:16am | 12 replies | 308 views
Show us your Head-Fi station at it's current state. No old pictures please...
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 8/7/16 at 5:01am | 21302 replies | 3104735 views
Noble Audio - the Wizard returns!
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 8/6/16 at 6:40am | 21723 replies | 1421433 views
Perfect Wave DAC Owner Unite
longbowbbs posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 8/1/16 at 5:32pm | 1638 replies | 112328 views
Toxic Cables - Impressions and Discussion Thread
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers,... 7/25/16 at 6:52pm | 9024 replies | 646928 views


longbowbbs’s Photos

Cavalli Audio Liquid Crimson
31 photos
Latest upload: Jan 26, 2015
Cary SLI-80
13 photos
Latest upload: Oct 6, 2013
JH Audio JH16 Pro Custom In Ear Monitors
8 photos
Latest upload: Mar 23, 2013
ACS Custom T1 In Ear Monitors
20 photos
Latest upload: Dec 25, 2012
Toxic Cables Silver Widows
3 photos
Latest upload: Dec 14, 2012

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Latest upload: Oct 4, 2015
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longbowbbs's photos in Official 2015 SF Head-Fi Meet Impressions Thread
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Latest upload: Jul 26, 2015
longbowbbs's photos in ***NEW*** Cavalli Audio's Liquid Carbon (mini desktop amp)
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Latest upload: Apr 20, 2015

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