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CADCAM

Location:

New England

Forum Post Count:

161

Join Date:

2/24/13

Last Online:

15 hours, 55 minutes ago

About Me:

Audiophile into headphones
Married with two teens

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

2 channel audio, computers, tablets, strength training.

What I do for a living:

programming in manufacturing with Esprit software

Headphone Inventory

Superlux HD-681 EVO (good bass)
Beyerdynamic DT880 Premium 600ohm (jack of all trades)
Audio Technica ATH-AD900 (female vocal champs)
Superlux hd668b (velour pads) (neutral)
Takstar HI2050 (detail monster)
Koss Porta PRO (good for TV)
various in-ears mostly for the gym

Headphone Amp Inventory

Purity Audio KICAS/Caliente
Little Dot MKIII (Novosibirsk tubes)
Objective 2 (rear RCA's) built by JDS Labs
being fed from a Maverick Audio D2 DAC

biosciencegeek cmoy (TLE2082 op-amp)

Source Inventory

Oppo DV-980h
Onkyo Integra DX-C606
Samsung BluRay player BD-C6500 (hated it as a Bluray, great as a source for HP's)


AudioControl C-22
Sansa Fuse
Sansa Clip
Samsung Galaxy S3

Cable Inventory

Esoteric Audio Graphis RCA's with Eichmann Bullet Plugs (detail, detail...and more details)
Audio Art IC-3 RCA & SC-5 speaker cable (great all around cable)
Monster M1000 RCA (an old friend)
Canare Cable 605 L-4E6S RCA (extended highs)
Esoteric Audio EA5 RCA (neutral)
Signal Cable Analog 2 RCA (great bass)
Signal Cable Silver Resolution RCA (jury still out)

Power-Related Components

Dedicated circuit\line for main audio system
The Blue Circle BC86 MKII

Other Audio Equipment

Main audio system-
Placette Audio Remote Volume Control
McCormack dna 0.5 amplifiers (X2) vertically bi-amping Monitor Audio RS6 speakers in Rosenut
NAD C542 CD
This may be audio nirvana in my room...

Audio-Related Tweaks

Speaker positioning is critical and often overlooked.
Vertical bi-amping rather than horizontial.
cables make a difference.
kick family out before listening...

Music Preferences

Fusion Jazz, New Age, Progressive Metal, Folk & Instrumental...

Gov't Mule to Ozric Tentacles...Fates Warning to Laura Love...

Interests (non-headphone)

Relaxing...weight training...2 channel audio...cooking...eating...

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

Nexus 7 Gen2 32GB

CADCAM's Recent Activity

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Maverick Audio TubeMagic D2 (Dedicated DAC) - Review, FAQ & Info Thread
CADCAM posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 7/21/14 at 8:05am | 100 replies | 31660 views
The ATH-AD900 Appreciation Thread
CADCAM posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 7/5/14 at 6:41pm | 642 replies | 73703 views
[Review] Superlux HD681 EVO
CADCAM posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 7/1/14 at 4:21pm | 492 replies | 82161 views
The Takstar, Technical Pro, Gemini Greathon Thread
CADCAM posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 6/13/14 at 1:08pm | 2115 replies | 211181 views
Clipping problem on the Objective 2...
CADCAM posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 6/13/14 at 3:44am | 8 replies | 147 views
Takstar HI2050
CADCAM posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 6/11/14 at 5:33pm | 0 replies | 155 views
Linux users unite!
CADCAM posted in this thread in Gear-Fi: Non-Audio Gear and Gadgets 6/10/14 at 10:38am | 386 replies | 8521 views
Wanted to buy - Little Dot MKV
CADCAM posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 6/9/14 at 6:14pm | 0 replies | 43 views
O2 AMP + ODAC
CADCAM posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 5/27/14 at 3:43pm | 3213 replies | 240131 views

 

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