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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 23 August 2015.

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® 7.0.8001 (MultiProcessor Kernel 6.1.7601).

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.

(LinUX box) Microsoft® XBOX® Live™ Vision™ USB 1.1 camera, 640x480px native resolution.

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bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 3/27/16 at 9:22pm | 5295 replies | 852233 views
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bcschmerker4 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 2/28/16 at 6:43pm | 448 replies | 156834 views
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