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frankty

Location:

Raleigh North Carolina

Forum Post Count:

54

Join Date:

12/17/12

Last Online:

on 1/7/16

About Me:

Software Engineer
Professional/Licensed Pyrotechnician
Extra Amateur Radio - w4fty
Ferrari Mechanic

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

HiFi and HeadFi
Sports Cars
Ham Radio
Fireworks
SCUBA
Photography (including underwater)

What I do for a living:

Software Engineer specializing in Software Coding for Automation and Test Engineering

Headphone Inventory

Etymotic hf3
Etymotic 4S with iPhone microphone added
Senheiser HD800

Headphone Amp Inventory

Twisted Pear Ventus with Placid HD power supply
Oppo BDP-105

Source Inventory

10 Terabyte NAS (home built based on Illumos/Open Indiana)
200+ 24 bit albums
> 1000 Redbook CD lossless Flac

Cable Inventory

snake oil - I'm unconvinced

Power-Related Components

None

Other Audio Equipment

Oppo BDP-105
Wyred 4 Sound STI-1000 Integrated AMP (1KW+, 8-Ohm)
Schiit Uber Bifrost+USB
Schiit Gungnir+USB
Schiit Loki (USB/DSD->Analog)
Philharmonic Audio Model 3 towers

Interests (non-headphone)

Technology in General

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

Canon 7D DSLR
1985 Ferrari Mondial Cabriolet Eurospec

frankty's Recent Activity

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Holy Schiit! Add DSD to any DAC for $149. Meet Loki...
frankty posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 4/8/14 at 10:39am | 133 replies | 32023 views
DSD, to support or not
frankty posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 4/7/14 at 8:10am | 117 replies | 16582 views
Mac OS X Music Players - alternatives to iTunes
frankty posted in this thread in Computer Audio 3/9/14 at 3:29pm | 3303 replies | 474235 views
Schiit Gungnir DAC
frankty posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 9/12/13 at 5:39am | 3836 replies | 488609 views
Schiit Owners Unite
frankty posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 5/29/13 at 5:10am | 12088 replies | 677375 views
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updated their location 3/27/13 at 10:16am
    Ventus EZ Help! (updated)
    frankty posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 3/27/13 at 9:39am | 69 replies | 2937 views
    S/PDIF transport from motherboard suitable?
    frankty posted in this thread in Computer Audio 2/19/13 at 9:21am | 2 replies | 214 views
    Twisted Pear Ventus headphone Amp
    frankty posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 1/9/13 at 4:02pm | 34 replies | 8642 views

     

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