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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 Alpha Prime
Audeze LCD-X
Beyer DT-1350's
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
Cary SLI-80 with F1 Mods
Astell & Kern AK120 mkII DAP
ifi iDSD Micro
Fostex HP-P1
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

Mac Mini with Amarra 3
LH Labs Pulse Infinity
Wyred 4 Sound DAC-2 DSDse with Femto clock upgrade
VPI Scout 1.1 with a Dynavector 10X5 cartridge
Astell & Kern AK120 mkII DAP
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

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 Monster Cable interconnects

Power-Related Components

Monster Power Reference Power Center HTS5000
APC BackUPS XS 1500

Other Audio Equipment

Vandersteen 2Ce Signature II Speakers
Decware DM945 Bookshelf speakers

Audio-Related Tweaks

Amarra 3
JRiver Media Center 19 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!)

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Toxic Cables - Impressions and Discussion Thread
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers,... Yesterday at 7:10 pm | 8211 replies | 545988 views
Noble Audio - the Wizard returns!
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AudioQuest NightHawk Headphone Unveiled Today
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Yesterday at 11:10 am | 433 replies | 67146 views
***NEW*** Cavalli Audio's Liquid Carbon... a $599 Cavalli amp???
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 7/3/15 at 11:24am | 2121 replies | 108005 views
Moon Nēo 430HA Reference Headphone Amplifier
longbowbbs posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 7/3/15 at 11:17am | 555 replies | 31545 views
Amarra - anyone using it?
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Computer Audio 7/3/15 at 9:06am | 748 replies | 97472 views
Geek Pulse: Geek desktop DAC/AMP by Light Harmonics
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 7/3/15 at 8:40am | 8285 replies | 519211 views
What Are You Listening To Right Now? -New thread, new rules. Please read them.
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Music 7/3/15 at 8:35am | 61696 replies | 1919898 views
Cary Audio SLI 80 - Owners Unite!
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 7/1/15 at 6:23pm | 247 replies | 27188 views


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

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