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East Contra Costa County, CA, USA

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Headphone Inventory

(CM1630-06) 1x Plantronics® GAMECOM® 380 headset on SB1550 front audio I/O, purchased to replace Corsair® HS-1A with severe cable damage at attach point.

Searching for a headset for Asus® XONAR® STX in LinUX box as of 9 August 2016.

Source Inventory

Asus® CM1630-06 with EAH6850 DirectCU® PCIe x16 video card, plus Creative Laboratories® SB1550 PCIe 3.0 x1 audio card (integrated headphone amplifier for Front Panel, make/model unknown) and Antec® TruePower® New™ 750 Blue power supply, running Microsoft® Windows® 10 Build1607 10.0.14393.187 (MultiProcessor Kernel 10.0.14393).

Custom LinUX box (rebuilt from Everex® TC2502) with Gigabyte® GA-MA78GM-S2HP planar, ASUS® XONAR® Essence™ STX™ PCIe 2.0 x1 audio card (integrated Texas Instruments® TPA6120A2 headphone amplifier, Zs = 10.7Ω), and Antec® TruePower® New™ 750 Blue power supply, running Ubuntu® 16.04.0-LTS, AMD64 Edition (Kernel 4.4.0-21-generic, for stability with Advance Micro Devices® Athlon 64® X2 5600+™).

Cable Inventory

Various Hosa® stereo unbalanced for interconnection of computers to amplifiers at -10dBV.

Power-Related Components

15A 12-outlet Utilitech® surge suppressor. Coby® DVD968 multichannel DVD player/FM receiver/amplifier driving included speakers (five perimeters and one vented-box subwoofer). Pyle® PCA2 amplifier driving two Radio Shack® #40-2054 aluminum box speakers.

Other Audio Equipment

Nady® DKW-3 cordless cardioid dynamic microphone package (RF: 212.10 MHz); Sony® SingStar® cardioid-condenser microphone kit with USB 2.0 dual preamplifier/ADC; Samson® R10S cardioid dynamic microphone on custom overhead boom and Heil Sound™ SM-1 spidermount; DigiTech®/Harman® BP-80 instrument preprocessor.

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

(CM1630-06) Logitech® QuickCam® S7500 USB 2.0 camera, 1280x720px native resolution.. ASUS® USB-BT400 USB 2.0 transceiver, Bluetooth 4.0+EDR, 15m max ranger with a BT 1.1 Class 1 remote device.

(Custom LinUX box) Sony® PlayStation® Eye™ USB 2.0 camera, 640x480px native resolution. IOGEAR® GBU-321 USB 2.0 transceiver, Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, 30m max range with a BT 1.1 Class 1 remote device.

bcschmerker4's Recent Activity

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Asus STX II Vs Creative ZXR
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 9/28/16 at 8:10pm | 193 replies | 88093 views
Xonar Essense stx Random LOUD high pitched Ringing Noise?
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 9/19/16 at 10:39pm | 279 replies | 36414 views
The Xonar Essence STX Q/A, tweaking, impressions thread
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 9/11/16 at 9:24pm | 5374 replies | 895509 views
ASUS Xonar Essence STX II
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 8/28/16 at 7:13pm | 535 replies | 190650 views
Corsair HS1A (current) VS Sony MDR-V6
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 8/26/16 at 8:49pm | 8 replies | 385 views
Heil Sound Pro Set Media Pro
added by bcschmerker4 8/21/16 at 8:11pm


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