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zolkis

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Finland

Forum Post Count:

207

Join Date:

4/24/12

Last Online:

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About Me:

I prefer good speakers over good headphones.

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Loudspeaker building (sic!)

What I do for a living:

Phones OS.

Headphone Inventory

Owned (in decreasing order of preference):
Stax SR-007 Mk1 + 009 ear pads with carbon foam filling
Stax SR-009
modded Fostex TH900
Sennheiser HD-598
AKG 601
Bose QC-15 (for flights)
Grado SR-80

Familiar with (in decreasing order of preference):
modded Stax 007 Mk1
Stax SR-009
modded Fostex TH900
stock Stax 007 Mk1
Stax SR-507
Sennheiser HD800 (late models)
stock Fostex TH900
AKG 812
Audeze LCD-3
Audeze LCD-X
Fostex TH-600
Grado PS-1000
Audeze LCD-XC
Grado GS-1000
Audeze LCD-2 rev2
Hifiman HE-500, HE-6
Grado RS1
Audio Technica W1000, W3000
Denon D7000, D5000
AKG 701, 702, 601

Headphone Amp Inventory

Alisca Orange pre/headamp (jack + Stax Pro) + source switcher + Alps RK50 + TDA1541 DAC
Stax SRM-323S
Primaluna with Valve Art EL34 + Stax SRD-7

Source Inventory

Marantz CD10 with new internal NOS TDA1541 DAC
Sony XA-50 with new internal NOS PCM56 DAC
Panasonic BD-player + NuForce AVP (multichannel DAC)
Mac Mini via M-Tech HiFace2 and iPad via Matrix USB + standalone NOS TDA1541 DAC
Android phones and tablets via USB + Resonessence Herus (mobile)
All DAC's and mods above done by Alisca Orange Ltd.

Cable Inventory

Alisca Orange

Power-Related Components

Alisca Orange

Other Audio Equipment

Primaluna tube amp
Parasound transistor amp
Alisca Orange GaN transistor amp

Audio-Related Tweaks

Alisca Orange
www.retroaudio.hu

Music Preferences

All of them.

zolkis's Recent Activity

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Fostex TH900 mods
zolkis posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum Yesterday at 10:30 am | 50 replies | 904 views
Fostex TH900 Impressions & Discussion Thread
zolkis posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/30/15 at 1:46pm | 10206 replies | 675285 views
Stax SR-009 and SR-007 Mk1 earpad DIY mods
zolkis posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/29/15 at 2:26pm | 20 replies | 849 views
Hifiman HE1000 Planar Dynamic Flagship
zolkis posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/27/15 at 12:15pm | 3489 replies | 241741 views
Fostex TH600 Dynamic Headphones
zolkis posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/23/15 at 3:55pm | 2650 replies | 206598 views
The Stax Thread III
zolkis posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/23/15 at 6:09am | 5112 replies | 274908 views
New York mini meet : Hifiman He-1000 Impressions thread
zolkis posted in this thread in Head-Fi Meet Impressions, Trade Show... 1/26/15 at 7:32am | 173 replies | 27853 views
Marantz HD-DAC1
zolkis posted in this thread in Computer Audio 12/2/14 at 7:28am | 371 replies | 78592 views
Stax sr-007 omega II MK1 s/n 704XX
zolkis posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 11/23/14 at 4:45am | 0 replies | 1928 views

 

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