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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 Balanced Toxic Cables Silver Widow's
Sennheiser HD650's with Toxic Cable Silver Poison's
Sennheiser HD25-1 ii
Beyer DT-1350's
JH Audio JH16's with FreqPhase with Toxic Cables Silver Widow's
ACS Custom T1 CIEM's
Etymotic Hf2's and Hf3's both with ACS custom ear plugs.

Headphone Amp Inventory

Cary SLI-80
Fostex HP-P1
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 2.6x
Wyred 4 Sound DAC-2 DSDse with Femto clock upgrade
VPI Scout 1.1 with a Dynavector 10X5 cartridge
Audioquest Dragonfly
Fostex HP-P1
MacMini with Amarra & Audirvana Plus
MacBook Pro with Amarra
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 Carbon, Forest and Cinnamon USB.
Toxic Cables Balanced Silver Widow Headphone cables (HD800's & JH16'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 Speakers

Audio-Related Tweaks

Amarra 2.6.x
Audirvana Plus (For DSD files on the Mac)
Mac software (AIFF Files)
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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What book are you reading right now?
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 4/14/14 at 4:13pm | 3676 replies | 100494 views
Toxic Cables - The Appreciation Thread
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers,... 4/11/14 at 5:40am | 6466 replies | 378247 views
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longbowbbs posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/8/14 at 7:34pm | 9386 replies | 153072 views
What Are You Listening To Right Now? -New thread, new rules. Please read them.
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Music 4/6/14 at 7:31am | 51639 replies | 1521611 views
The (new) HD800 Appreciation Thread
longbowbbs posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/2/14 at 4:48am | 9977 replies | 403549 views
Light Harmonic Geek Out EM/1000 Impressions and Appreciation Thread
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Portable Headphone Amps 4/1/14 at 12:12pm | 271 replies | 15282 views
Official 2014 SoCal Head-Fi Meet Impressions Thread
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Head-Fi Meet Impressions, Trade Show... 4/1/14 at 4:21am | 297 replies | 20974 views
Woo Audio Amp Owner Unite
longbowbbs posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 3/30/14 at 12:35pm | 29775 replies | 1308507 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) 3/29/14 at 3:41pm | 17846 replies | 2232063 views


longbowbbs’s Photos

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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Latest upload: Oct 13, 2012

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