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Location:

Oxford, UK

Forum Post Count:

1638

Join Date:

10/6/05

Last Online:

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About Me:

Organizer of the 2009 & 2015 UK Head-Fi meets

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

My other expensive hobby is ultra distance cycling & racing

What I do for a living:

IT geek

Headphone Inventory

Hifiman HE-1000 + Forza Audioworks Noir Hybrid
Hifiman HE-560 + Norne Draug 2 XLR
Noble Savant
Sennheiser HD600 + Cablepro Panorama XLR
Sennheiser HD25-1 + HD600 cable

Previous Headphones:
Sennheiser HD800 + Moon Audio Blue Dragon XLR
MrSpeakers Alpha Prime (balanced)
Grado HF2
Headphile woody/recabled Alessandro MS2
Koa Darth Beyers
Shure E500 PTH (cables broke - of course)

Headphone Amp Inventory

Solid State -- Wells Audio Enigma
Tubez -- Cary Xciter w/ EAT KT88 & ECC083

Vintage amps:
Luxman SQ570X (early 1970s vintage)
Luxman R-1120 (late 1970s vintage)

Previous amps:
Woo Audio WA22 (full upgrades)
Mapletree Ear+ HD2
Naim Headline 2
Pro-Ject Headbox

Source Inventory

Metrum Hex (with UpTone USB Regen)
DiDiT DAC212
Light Harmonic Geek Pulse X Infinity + LPS
Raspberry Pi 3 running Roon Bridge
Synology NAS with Roon and JRiver front ends on an ASUS G751 laptop


CI Audio VDA2 / VAC1 DAC/PSU
CI Audio VDA1 / VAC1 DAC/PSU
Squeezebox Touch + CI Audio VDC-SB
Squeezebox 3 (x2)
Little Dot CD Transport
iPod Touch

Cable Inventory

Forza Noir Hybrid XLR + various pigtails
Norne Draug 2 XLR
Cablepro Panorama XLR
Supra 2.0 USB
Moon Audio Silver Dragon 1/4" to 3.5mm adapter
Bogdan Silver Spirit RCA
MAC Silver RCA
Light Harmonic 1G / 2G
Nordost digital coax
Chord Prodac

Other Audio Equipment

http://www.blu-ray.com/community/...

Audio-Related Tweaks

Q-Tips

Music Preferences

All sorts! Jazz, Progressive Rock, Electronic and most of what's in between :-)

Interests (non-headphone)

Ultra-endurance cycling

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

Singular Pegasus custom Ti 29er singlespeed
Salsa Selma singlespeed
Cannondale Supersix EVO Himod Red
Lemond Victoire
Landescape custom tandem
...and a load of other bikes :-)

pedalhead's Recent Activity

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2017 UK Head-Fi Meet (April 2nd @ Milton Keynes)
pedalhead posted in this thread in Local / Regional Head-Fi Meets, Parties,... 8/26/16 at 9:14am | 60 replies | 1275 views
CanJam London 2016 Impressions Thread (August 13-14, 2016)
pedalhead posted in this thread in Head-Fi Meet Impressions, Trade Show... 8/25/16 at 7:18am | 345 replies | 46009 views
HE1000 V2 and EDX V2 Are Coming Soon
pedalhead posted in this thread in Head-Direct Premier Sponsor Forum 8/12/16 at 12:23am | 28 replies | 1701 views
Hifiman HE1000 Planar Dynamic Flagship
pedalhead posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 8/10/16 at 2:45am | 8089 replies | 606861 views
Rising cost of "audiophile" equipment and importance of bias/blind testing
pedalhead posted in this thread in Sound Science 8/8/16 at 2:47pm | 1250 replies | 25086 views
Official HIFIMAN HE1000 Impressions Thread
pedalhead posted in this thread in Head-Direct Premier Sponsor Forum 8/3/16 at 8:04am | 2624 replies | 265566 views
Pictures of your computer rigs! Post them here!
pedalhead posted in this thread in Computer Audio 7/12/16 at 10:59am | 10097 replies | 3213112 views
Show us your Head-Fi station at it's current state. No old pictures please...
pedalhead posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 6/20/16 at 8:32am | 21307 replies | 3107300 views
Roon is live
pedalhead posted in this thread in Computer Audio 4/15/16 at 1:23am | 134 replies | 9442 views

 

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