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About Me:

Audiophile into headphones
Married 24 years with two in college

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

listening, 2 channel audio, computers, strength training, biking, aquariums.

What I do for a living:

programming in manufacturing with Esprit software

Headphone Inventory

Sennheiser HD600 ~300 Ohm
Beyerdynamic DT880 Premium ~ 600 Ohm
Audio Technica ATH-AD900 ~35 Ohm
AKG K612 PRO Reference ~120 Ohm
Superlux hd668b (velour) ~56 Ohm
Superlux HD-681 EVO (velour) ~32 Ohm

Koss Porta PRO
various in-ears mostly for the gym

Sennheiser HD598
Takstar HI2050
Sennheiser PX100

Headphone Amp Inventory

Little Dot MKIII Novosibirsk power tubes
6ZH1P-EV VOSKHOD for HD600 or EI 6HM5 ( EC900 6HA5 6HQ5 ) Yugoslavian drivers for DT880
Keces HA-171
Beresford Capella
Beresford Bushmaster MKII amp\DAC
Objective 2 (rear RCA's) built by JDS Labs
biosciencegeek cmoy (TLE2082 op-amp)

Purity Audio KICAS/Caliente (great amp btw)
Qinpu A3
JDS Labs cMoyBB
Penguin Caffeine amp

Source Inventory

Oppo DV-980h
Samsung BluRay BD-C6500
Panasonic DVD-RV31
Onkyo Integra DX-C606

Beresford Bushmaster MKII (Anker Pro battery)
Maverick Audio D2 DAC (factory upgraded op-amp & tube)

Cable Inventory

Esoteric Audio Graphis cable with Eichmann Bullet Plugs
Monster M1000 RCA
Canare Cable 605 L-4E6S RCA
Esoteric Audio EA5 RCA
Signal Cable Analog 2 RCA
Signal Cable Silver Resolution RCA
Signal Cable MagicPower Power Cord
Audio Art IC-3 RCA & SC-5 speaker cable

Power-Related Components

200 amp Square D service with dedicated line for main system
The Blue Circle BC86 MKII in headphone room.

Other Audio Equipment

Main system-
NAD C542 CD->
Placette Audio Remote Volume Control-->
McCormack dna 0.5 amplifiers (X2) vertically bi-amping-->
Monitor Audio RS6 speakers in Rosenut

Audio-Related Tweaks

Speaker positioning is critical and often overlooked
Vertical rather than horizontial bi-amping
cables make a difference
kick family out before listening...
Sub while listening to headphones works great!

Music Preferences

Fusion Jazz

Interests (non-headphone)

Wife...kids...relaxing...weight training...2 channel audio...cooking...eating...Jake...

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

laptops- Asus Win7 & Gateway running Linux Maya Mint 17.1
Galaxy S4
Nexus 7 Gen2 32GB
Marin San Rafael

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