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Eddie Q

Forum Post Count:

50

Join Date:

12/28/12

Last Online:

4 hours, 50 minutes ago

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Music & photography

What I do for a living:

Retired

Headphone Inventory

Beyerdynamic Tesla T1
Etymotic ER-4pt (OnePlus 2)
Beyerdynamic DT-990 Pro
Sony MDR-V900
AKG 240M

Headphone Amp Inventory

SPL Auditor
Yamaha C-80 pre-amp (gone)

Incoming:
Cavalli Liquid Carbon

Source Inventory

NAD M51
C.A.P.S.v.3 Carbon computer (accessed using Remote Desktop)
QNAP RAID Array's (Two of them, one dedicated to lossless music)
Yamaha M-80 amp (gone)
Nakamichi CR-5a (gone)
Sony CD player (gone)

Cable Inventory

Kimber KCAG (Balanced)
Cardas Clear Light (Balanced)
Cardas Clear USB

Assorted cables from Monster (gone)

Power-Related Components

Red Wine Audio Black Lightning (12v for CAPS computer & 9V for the SOtM tX-USBexp USB card).
Tripp Lite IS250 medical-grade isolation transformers for DAC, headphone amp, and CAPS computer (2).
Computer gear and NAS plugged into UPS.
Everything plugged into Tripp Lite ISOBAR.

Audio-Related Tweaks

QNAP -> CAPSv3 Carbon Computer w/Red Wine Audio Black Lightning Power Supply (12V for the computer & 9V for the SOtM tX-USBexp USB card) -> Cardas Clear USB -> NAD M51 -> Balanced Kimber KCAG -> spl Auditor -> Beyer T1.

Software:
JRiver Media Center 21 configured for audio only. Everything is accessed from my main computer via Remote Desktop. CAPS computer is tweaked to remove unnecessary services.

Music Preferences

Almost any music without auto-tune.

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Hifiman HE1000 Planar Dynamic Flagship
Eddie Q posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 7/17/16 at 4:05am | 7902 replies | 591323 views
Sennheiser HD800 S Impressions Thread (read first post for summary)
Eddie Q posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/4/16 at 1:39pm | 1271 replies | 96872 views
NAD M51 Direct Digital DAC Impressions
Eddie Q posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 5/1/16 at 5:03pm | 1526 replies | 368264 views
The Official Beyerdynamic T1 Impressions and Discussion Thread
Eddie Q posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/26/16 at 8:31pm | 10320 replies | 622199 views
Hifiman Edition X
Eddie Q posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 1/23/16 at 11:13am | 2110 replies | 159987 views
Sennheiser HD800S Unveiled!
Eddie Q posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 1/19/16 at 10:36pm | 4943 replies | 604184 views
New Schiit! Ragnarok and Yggdrasil
Eddie Q posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 11/27/15 at 4:58pm | 9254 replies | 1052718 views
My Massive 100% Classical 100% FLAC library 716GB
Eddie Q posted in this thread in Music 11/9/15 at 12:28am | 5 replies | 325 views
Best classical recordings...ever!
Eddie Q posted in this thread in Music 11/8/15 at 3:55pm | 8263 replies | 205797 views
Headamp Blue Hawaii Special Edition
Eddie Q posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 10/14/15 at 2:25pm | 8317 replies | 748355 views

 

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