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Location:

Oxford, UK

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Join Date:

10/6/05

Last Online:

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About Me:

Organizer of the 2009 & 2015 (and 2017!) 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

Sennheiser HD800 (SBAF/Cork/Superdupont/hardwire/EQ'd to hell & back)
Sennheiser HD650
Sennheiser HD600
Sennheiser HD25-1 (modded)
Focal Spirit Pro
Noble Savant


Previous Headphones:
Hifiman HE-1000 + Forza Noir Hybrid
Sennheiser HD800 + Moon Audio Blue Dragon XLR
Hifiman HE-560 + Norne Draug 2 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

Wells Audio Enigma
Schiit Jotunheim
Cary Xciter w/ EAT KT88 & old stock Mullard 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 :-)

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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,... 2/25/17 at 3:06pm | 224 replies | 6005 views
Wells Audio Milo - Impressions And Discussion Thread
pedalhead posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 2/9/17 at 12:36am | 288 replies | 8949 views
Echobox: The Unveiling @ CES 2015
pedalhead posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 1/12/17 at 7:49am | 1663 replies | 77269 views
Hifiman HE1000 Planar Dynamic Headphone
pedalhead posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 1/6/17 at 2:10am | 9056 replies | 701797 views
DIY Cable Gallery!!
pedalhead posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 12/6/16 at 3:30am | 15129 replies | 3684328 views
Light Harmonic Geek Wave
pedalhead posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 12/2/16 at 3:32am | 4002 replies | 276012 views
Highend Headphones Visit
pedalhead posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 11/24/16 at 11:53pm | 5 replies | 215 views
Breaking News: HE1000 V2
pedalhead posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 11/23/16 at 6:18am | 358 replies | 29985 views
CanJam London 2017 (July 15-16, 2017)
pedalhead posted in this thread in Local / Regional Head-Fi Meets, Parties,... 11/14/16 at 12:16pm | 32 replies | 1227 views

 

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