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Nashville, TN

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About Me:

I have a recording degree and love playing, recording, listening, buying, hearing music.

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Listening to music, talking about music, recording music, making stuff.

What I do for a living:

Web marketing. Sometimes an audio engineer.

Headphone Inventory


Denon AH-D2000
Sennheiser HD650
Alclair Reference
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
Fostex T20RP (modded)
Sony MDR-7506


VSONIC GR07 Classic (died)
Mr. Speakers Alpha Dogs
Ultrasone HFI-650
RHA MA750i
Sennheiser CX400II
Apple In-Ears
UE Triple.fi 5
Westone UM2
Etymotic HF3

Headphone Amp Inventory

Audio-gd C-2C
O2 - JDS board, built myself w/upgraded parts and rear inputs. (OPA2111 and OPA2134 op amps)

Source Inventory


Denon DA-500 (un-modded)
Adcom GCD-575
Peachtree X1
UpTone Regen
TDA1543 x 4 DAC
Fiio X3 II


Schiit Modi
Apple iPod Classic

Other Audio Equipment

KEF C75 home speakers
Onkyo TXDS-595 home receiver
Magnavox CDB583
Rega P2 with birch plywood plinth and teak veneer
Ortofon 2M Blue phono cartridge
Schiit Mani phono preamp

Audio-Related Tweaks

Get a multibit DAC. Use coax over Toslink. Upgrade your caps. Upgrade your op amps. And most of all...

Listen to enjoy the music, not the gear.

Music Preferences

Rock, jazz,

Interests (non-headphone)

Audio Recording
Car Racing

Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)

CM Storm Quickfire Rapid w/MX Brown swiches and SA key caps
Hakko FX-888 soldering iron
Fluke 77 multimeter
Oh, and my Logitech Harmony remote

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FiiO X3 won't start or do anything.
rtaylor76 posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 2/3/17 at 10:29am | 2 replies | 2856 views
Mini Dac TDA1543 X 4 NOS
rtaylor76 posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 1/15/17 at 9:51pm | 1002 replies | 292674 views
Darkvoice 336SE OTL from Massdrop
rtaylor76 posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 1/6/17 at 9:05pm | 1 replies | 139 views
[WTB] Schiit Valhalla (original)
rtaylor76 posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 1/6/17 at 3:50pm | 0 replies | 25 views
FS: Schiit Valhalla (black) w/ stock tubes
rtaylor76 posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 1/5/17 at 8:48am | 5 replies | 554 views
What a long, strange trip it's been -- (Robert Hunter)
rtaylor76 posted in this thread in Mike Moffat (Baldr) 12/13/16 at 7:07pm | 2515 replies | 219514 views
Sennheiser x Massdrop HD6XX Review / Preview - Head-Fi TV
rtaylor76 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 11/7/16 at 4:48pm | 3251 replies | 247784 views
fiio x5 (orginal) with new Dignis case and 2x 128gb cards
rtaylor76 posted in this thread in Source Components For Sale / Trade 10/24/16 at 10:00pm | 2 replies | 135 views


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