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Headphone Inventory

HiFiMAN HE-500s
AKG Q701s
AKG K550s
Grado SR225s

Headphone Amp Inventory

Schiit Lyr
JDS Labs C5

Source Inventory

Schiit Bifrost Uber + USB
HiFimeDIY Sabre U2 Asynchronous USB DAC + USB Isolator

Cable Inventory

DIY cables for HE-500s and Q701s (Mogami W2799 in paracord)
DIY interconnects for Stack o' Schiit (Mogami W2893 in white Techflex)
a purtty Amazon USB that glows blue at the ends ;-)

Old Stuff in a Basket
plusSound Echo Series cable (Cryo Treated Type 2 Litz Copper) for HE-500s
Redco Mogami mini-quad cable for Q701s - chopped up for DIY interconnects
PYST RCA for Brifrost to Lyr x 2, since first pair was defective; fixed first, got a free second
AudioQuest Golden Gate 3.5mm-to-RCA

Other Audio Equipment

Rockbox'd iPod 160 GB Classic

Audio-Related Tweaks

jerg's grill, pad and felt mods for HE-500s; pads not used much
AKG Q701 pads + stock mounting rings on HE-500s
Bass port mod (hole poked in tape) and wool felt driver damping rings for Q701s

Music Preferences

stuff that makes my ears drool.

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= HiFiMAN HE-560 Impressions & Discussion Thread =
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Q701 appreciation thread
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Schiit Lyr Tube Rollers
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Reversible AKG K701 bass mod
ThurstonX posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 7/19/14 at 1:39pm | 175 replies | 29106 views
Ipod classic - rockbox - its happening.
ThurstonX posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 7/17/14 at 6:23pm | 3097 replies | 418474 views
Blue Circle Audio "PaG" Custom Headphone Amp - first impressions/ new pics!
ThurstonX posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 7/7/14 at 5:16pm | 116 replies | 3403 views
= Hifiman HE500 & HE400 Jergpad Mod v2.5 =
ThurstonX posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 7/7/14 at 11:21am | 1643 replies | 101228 views


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