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Formerly known as MunkyNutz.
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||Expat living in Cloud City
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Lush hills/mountains of Asia.
Producing planar magnetic wood cups/accessories in my spare time.
|What I do for a living:
||Love to find underdog audio equipment good for electronic music that punches above its weight class....
LCD 2.1 - The deepest darkest chocolate........work in progress.
(My modification to MOON EBONY wood + (direct to planar soldered) DOUBLE HELIX CABLES PEPTIDE DIY CRYO LITZ, male Kobiconn (RSA/ALO) to balanced speaker taps mod/ SE Oyaide 3.5" to female Kobiconn (RSA/ALO). Crocodile skin headband or crocodile skin suspension headband.Black micro-suede 2014 earpads with dust filter removed.)
FOSTEX T50RP - " 'Baby' closed LCD-2.1 signature"
(My modification to ....gloss black modded dual-entry cups / crocodile skin headband / Litz cryo balanced cables Kobiconn (RSA/ALO) balanced to 3.5mm + Kobiconn (RSA/ALO) to balanced speaker taps / soft black suede-topped HM5 memory foam earpads / textured leather/suede elastic suspension headband )
Sound sig. ...Enhanced bass + "de-shouted mids" + treble recessed signature.
DENON D2K - Dynamic cone monsters
(My modification to ....wood upgrade kit to cups in Albizia Saman/Monkey Pod wood and new Mogami balanced/SE re-cable DIY kit, internal modification after extended listening, Sennie 650 headband cushion, suede-topped HM5 memory foam earpads.
***SOLD*** MODIFIED HiFiMAN HE-400
***SOLD*** MODIFIED NAD VISO HP-50
*****************************WANT TO BUY****************************
Lite Audio PCM1704 DAC
Pedja Rojic TDA1541A DAC/trafo KIT
TED JORDAN EIKONA 2
AUDIO NIRVANA 12-15" full range cones in self-build cabinets + a sub
Stax SRX-MK 3 (1975-1979) with HFM-560 headband installation somehow / my designed leather/suede earpads....+ Woo Audio WEE electrostatic energizer (old meets new)
iBASSO PB2 portable amp (LME49990 4x Opamp / dummy buffer kit) transportable stack for my custom Fostex T50's...
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||TEMPLE AUDIO BANTAM GOLD Speaker Amp - 50 watts into 8 ohms/6-8 watts of underused headroom into 50/60 ohms (silvered mica caps on the input/output filter + my design CNC alu/exotic wood trim case asap)
||SANSA CLIP ZIP ROCKBOXED
MACBOOK AIR with AUDIRVANA +
(Direct Mode and Integer Mode 1)
BERESFORD BUSHMASTER MKII DAC/AMP - Very natural sounding DAC. Headphone out only good for dynamic cans in my exp...not enough power for planars.
HifimeDIY U2 DAC (ES9023). use it as a stop-gap between DACs...or mobile Macbook Air use.
Also used to bridge USB to optical Bushmaster MK2 DAC before on MACBOOK AIR which has no native optical out.
||CRYO UP-OCC LITZ or CRYO UP-OCC cables
ANTI-CABLES 0.5M RCA-RCA
||MAINS ISOLATION STUFF
XP8000 BATTERY PACK mains isolation device
XPAL WILLY voltage regulator 12 volts + 16 Volts plugs for 2 small speaker amps
HifimeDIY USB mains isolation device - for DAC when MBA on mains
MBA mains isolation off internal battery
|Other Audio Equipment
||Anker MP141 Bluetooth 4.0 Portable Speaker...my travel speaker.
||Glitch, roots electro + new electro, IDM, deep dubby acid-tinged Chicago house, italo-disco, dark tangential future funk (aka quality techno), electronica, deep dubby techno, ambient... dub.........and much more.
Custom single speed titanium mountain bikes painted by tattoo artists with Japanese artwork.
Build your own speakers scene aka - How to out-spec. a supposed "$4k" speaker set for $400 with improved version cones.
Want to learn kite-boarding (but not die tangled in the kite at the bottom of the ocean).
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The Audiophile Bass Lounge (Basshead club part II)
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HiFiman HE-500 (HE as in High End) Proving to be an enjoyable experience in listening. .
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**Hifiman HE-400 Impressions and Discussion Thread**
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Ibasso DX90 - which headphones do you prefer to use with DX90?
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iBasso DX90. Dual Sabre, 1st page latest FW download & general information/instructions . . . . . . . . . .
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Audeze or HiFiMAN Speaker Taps / Single-end Cryo UP-OCC Litz Cableset
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Audeze LCD-2 Impressions Thread
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Mac OS X Music Players - alternatives to iTunes
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Amp/DAC under $300
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