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|Forum Post Count:
||2 weeks ago
||50+ year old male trying to avoid the 9 - 5
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Cycllng obsessive, gym obsessive, outdoor freak.
Live music, flamenco or classical or rock.
|What I do for a living:
||I do web design and e-shop creation. Prior to that I was a graphic designer in the UK for 20+ years.
||Stax SR-007 Mk2s
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||Mac Mini, M2Tech Evo full stack, Audio Note DAC 3.1 SE KIT, CEC TL51 CDP, Audio Note M3 Pre amplifier, Audio Note Conquest Monoblock 300b SETs, Zingali Overture 2s.
||Audio Note AN-V throughout except speakers where I use 2 x 2 mm solid copper core cabling.
||Custom Power cabling, separate ring mains, surge protector plugs (by Cables R Us UK).
|Other Audio Equipment
||JBL Extreme Base Station for casual portable bluetooth connected music.
||Upgraded parts in 3.1 DAC including Tantalum resistors throughout and V-Cap Teflon coupling caps.
||Electronic, Rock, Trance, Classical, Organ Music.
||Walking, swimming in the Med, None Textile Sunbathing.
|Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)
||iPad, Canon G10, Proflex Full Fuel suspended mountain bike, Honda Civic 2.2 CDTI.
astrostar59's Recent Activity
The Stax thread (New)
astrostar59 posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 6/5/13 at 4:40pm | 23068 replies | 1531667 views
Mods for SR-009
astrostar59 posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/27/13 at 3:59pm | 99 replies | 3992 views
Stax SR-009: suggestions to tone down the brightness?
astrostar59 posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/10/13 at 11:57am | 168 replies | 11356 views
Got the Stax SR-009, still hungry!
astrostar59 posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/8/13 at 12:32pm | 47 replies | 2654 views
Check out my Audio Note DAC 3.1 SE build!
astrostar59 posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 4/3/13 at 9:57am | 10 replies | 655 views
Heard: Top Quality Tube headphone amp & the Hi-FiMan HE-6
astrostar59 posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/1/13 at 9:44am | 8 replies | 460 views
Audio Note Tubed DAC 3.1 SE Build! (None Oversampling)
astrostar59 posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 3/24/13 at 6:22am | 9 replies | 687 views
Anyone found their headphone nirvana yet?
astrostar59 posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 1/19/13 at 10:37am | 288 replies | 15892 views
AudioNoteKits DAC 4.1 Success!
astrostar59 posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 1/11/13 at 2:18pm | 10 replies | 1086 views
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