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bcschmerker4

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East Contra Costa County, CA, USA

Forum Post Count:

372

Join Date:

3/29/12

Last Online:

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About Me:

Singer-multiinstrumentalist, audio engineer, Web-studio amateur.

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 4.4.0-49-generic, for stability with Advance Micro Devices® Athlon 64® 3500+™ - interim CPU while searching for a replacement for the Advanced Micro Devices® Athlon 64® X2 5600+™ failed for a bad memory manager).

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); 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.

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Creative Sound Blaster new series Z, Zx & ZxR
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 2/7/17 at 8:20pm | 3390 replies | 456376 views
The Xonar Essence STX Q/A, tweaking, impressions thread
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 2/1/17 at 8:44pm | 5515 replies | 931650 views
ASUS Xonar Essence STX II
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 1/28/17 at 7:59pm | 570 replies | 210354 views
Xonar Essense stx Random LOUD high pitched Ringing Noise?
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 1/27/17 at 10:08pm | 314 replies | 42306 views
Headphones you regretted buying the most
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/14/17 at 8:12pm | 1774 replies | 257026 views
Asus Xonar Essence STX bugs & problems
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 1/9/17 at 9:40pm | 62 replies | 20302 views
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Asus STX II Vs Creative ZXR
bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 12/29/16 at 11:35pm | 281 replies | 102933 views
Asus Xonar Essence ST Sound Quality Issues
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