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||50+ year old male enjoying being 'outside' Only exception - passion for listening to music.
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Cycllng obsessive, gym obsessive.
Live music. Walking my Border Collie and Rough Collie.
|What I do for a living:
||I do anything I like doing (don't work anymore).
I was a graphic designer for 20 years.
||Stax SR-009 (June 2014 UK sourced)
Stax SR-0007A 2015 model
007 Mk2.5s - 12 months
Lambda Nova Signatures and SRD-7 - 13 years
Lambda Normal Bias & SRD-5? - 8 years
Pioneer SE-700 Piezo
Various IEM by Sennheiser and Sony
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||KGSShv Carbon (headinclouds)
2 x KGSShv 1968 450v Off-Board Compact Chassis
||Mac Mini 2014 inc SSD with 12V DC circuit mod & running Audirvana+
Rednet 3 AOIP
Audio Note DAC 5 Special
MacBook Pro Laptop
AMR DP-777 NOS DAC
Khozmo Passive Preamplifier
Plinius SA-103 150 Watt Class A
Zingali Client Name EVO Horn Hybrid Speakers
||Audio Note AN-V throughout except speakers where I use 2 x 2 mm solid copper core cabling.
The Missing Link 'The Link' Silver XLR cable
Some silver internal wiring
||PS Audio P10 Power Regenerator
HDPlex 100W Linear Power supply for 12V DC Mac Mini
Custom Power cabling, separate ring mains, surge protector plugs.
Dedicated mains breaker and ring main
||Electronic, Rock, Trance, Thrash Metal (Ramstein) Classical, Organ Music.
||Collie dogs (have 2) Fell Running, Mountain Biking, Gym, Photography.
|Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)
||Canon EOS 70D with various Canon lenses.
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