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Headphone Inventory

HiFiMAN HE-560s & HE-500s
AKG K712s
AKG K550s
AKG Q701s
Grado SR225s

Headphone Amp Inventory

Schiit Lyr
JDS Labs C5

Source Inventory

Schiit Bifrost Uber + Gen 2 USB
HiFimeDIY Sabre U2 Asynchronous USB DAC + USB Isolator

Cable Inventory

plusSound Echo Series cable (Cryo Treated Type 2 Litz Copper) for HiFiMAN
DIY cables for HiFiMAN and AKGs: Mogami W2799 in paracord and 100/46 Type 2 Litz wire in paracord braids
DIY interconnects for Stack o' Schiit: Mogami W2893 in white Techflex; coming soon: 100/46 Type 2 Litz wire in generic tubing with Platinum Grey Techflex cover; Redco RCA plugs on both pairs
a purtty Amazon USB that glows blue at the ends ;-)

Old Stuff in a Basket
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 second for free
AudioQuest Golden Gate 3.5mm-to-RCA
Bits & Pieces

Other Audio Equipment

Rockbox'd iPod 160 GB Classic

Audio-Related Tweaks

Homemade Magick Monkey pads for HE-560s & HE-500s
HE-560 pads from HiFiMAN foam salvaged from making jergpads
HE-500 pads from butchered Q701 pads
Both pads angled and covered with the sweetest microsuede from Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores
jerg's grill, pad and felt mods for HE-500s; pads not used much
Bass port mod (port covered with spongy foam squares) and wool felt driver rings for Q701s; wool felt driver rings only for K712s

Music Preferences

stuff that makes my ears drool.

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Schiit Lyr Tube Rollers
ThurstonX posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) Yesterday at 10:25 pm | 3621 replies | 128889 views
The AKG K712 Pro Support and Impressions Thread
ThurstonX posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Yesterday at 10:08 pm | 3449 replies | 275468 views
= HiFiMAN HE-560 Impressions & Discussion Thread =
ThurstonX posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Yesterday at 10:44 am | 9352 replies | 570642 views
= HE-560 Enhancement Mod =
ThurstonX posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 10/19/14 at 9:03am | 33 replies | 966 views
Schiit Owners Unite
ThurstonX posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 10/18/14 at 11:34pm | 7165 replies | 363743 views
DIY Cable Questions and Comments Thread
ThurstonX posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 10/18/14 at 6:34pm | 2702 replies | 100763 views
FS: AKG K712s, like new
ThurstonX posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 10/18/14 at 6:24pm | 6 replies | 189 views
Q701 impressions thread
ThurstonX posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 10/15/14 at 11:41pm | 7926 replies | 418320 views
Head-Direct / HIFIMAN Customer Service TEAM
ThurstonX posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 10/14/14 at 10:03pm | 741 replies | 36657 views

 

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