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Planet Earth - Somewhere afloat on the Chesapeake Bay

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Head FI newb

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Sailing, tube audio, DIY, solar...

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Headphone Inventory

LCD-2.2 Rosewood

Headphone Amp Inventory

Krell KSA5 clone
Woo Audio WA3+
Constant Current Source Mod
Power Tubes (TS 7802WB, Amperex 7802, WE421A, GEC 6AS7G, JAN-CAHG-6080WA, Bendix JAN-CEA-6080WB Graphite Cross, 6H13C Winged =C=, GE5998A/JAN, Chatham 2399, Cetron 7236, Sylvania 7236, RCA 6080, GE 6AS7G copper shield)
Driver Tubes (Amperex 6DJ8 PQ A-frame Holland Tek Selected, Amperex JAN 6922, Allied Japan 6BZ7 gold pin, 6Н1П-ЕВ, Brimar 6BQ7A, Sylvania 6BQ7A, RCA clear top 6GU7, RCA clear top 6FQ7, 6SN7 Mouse Ears, 6Н5П-ЕВ triple mica)

Source Inventory

Digital FLAC/ALAC via Aspire netbook
iPod Touch 4th gen
Pure i20

Cable Inventory

Next on the DIY list

Power-Related Components

SCA-35 (mod)

Other Audio Equipment

Mission 700

Audio-Related Tweaks

CCS Mod, power supply bypass, power supply high ESR recap, heater virtual ground.

Music Preferences

Jazz, electronica, exotica, metal, acoustic

Interests (non-headphone)

Sailing / Sailboat Racing

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Everybody has different ears... but HOW DIFFERENT?
GrindingThud posted in this thread in Sound Science Yesterday at 5:20 pm | 15 replies | 222 views
Amp recommendations for Audeze LCD-2
GrindingThud posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/22/14 at 3:43pm | 7292 replies | 678562 views
Absolute Phase: The Next Frontier (yeah right)
GrindingThud posted in this thread in Sound Science 4/21/14 at 3:36pm | 31 replies | 574 views
DIY Cable Questions and Comments Thread
GrindingThud posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 4/17/14 at 1:35pm | 1856 replies | 64092 views
MAD Ear+ Purist HD appreciation thread.
GrindingThud posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/14/14 at 3:54pm | 1086 replies | 84984 views
Crack;Bottlehead OTL
GrindingThud posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/13/14 at 4:39pm | 4718 replies | 327434 views
Pure i-20 dock - should ipod/iphone volume work ?
GrindingThud posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 4/7/14 at 5:40pm | 1 replies | 30 views
Charlotte, NC Meet: April 19th 2014
GrindingThud posted in this thread in Local / Regional Head-Fi Meets, Parties,... 4/6/14 at 12:35pm | 529 replies | 11113 views
best telarc discs
GrindingThud posted in this thread in Music 4/2/14 at 4:51pm | 52 replies | 2353 views


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