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Formerly known as MunkyNutz.
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||Living in Asia
|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:
||Post-grad student from October
||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.)
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 DX50 (Opamp + caps mod kit)
iBASSO PB2 portable amp (LME49990 4x Opamp / dummy buffer kit) transportable stack for my 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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Hifiman he-400i Impressions and Discussion
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Just listened to some Fostex T50RPs today... WOW!
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Denon D2000/D5000, MD2000/MD5000 Appreciation Thread!
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**Hifiman HE-400 Impressions and Discussion Thread**
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updated their location 8/27/14 at 8:09pm
Audeze LCD-2 Impressions Thread
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Amp recommendations for Audeze LCD-2
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The Audiophile Bass Lounge (Basshead club part II)
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