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||Vancouver, WA USA
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|What I do for a living:
||NPI Project Engineer: US, China and Malaysia
Retired and/or Sold:
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||DIY Dr. Kevin Gilmore designed KGST "mini Blue Hawaii" hybrid SS/Tube electrostatic headphone amplifier.
In process of building: KGSSHV CARBON
Retired from headphone use:
DIY Dr. Richard Marsh designed headphone amp. A great amp, only reason I retired it, can only play with dynamic headphones, which I no longer own.
DIY PP 6V6 tube amp (based on Poindexter's Musical Machine with Electraprint PSSS output transformers)
Music Angel PP 6P1P (6AQ5) tube amp
Retired and or sold:
Schiit Gungnir w/USB gen2
DIY ESS9023 DAC with LiFePo battery supply
DIY Buffalo II DAC with Paul Hynes shunt regulators and supply, then replaced with LiFePo batteries.
||AudioQuest Diamond USB cable
DIY Belden 2221 balanced XLR interconnects
Q Cable French Silk TRS single ended copper litz headphone cable.
Pangea 4% silver clad copper USB cable
DIY Evidence Audio XLR balanced interconnects
Schiit PYST XLR balanced interconnects
Silflex glass toslink cable.
Straightwire Crescendo II XLR balanced interconnects
Stock Audeze ADZ6SE TRS single ended and ADZ6B4 XLR headphone cables
Moon Audio Silver Dragon V3 Premium headphone cable
||Furman PST-8D power conditioner strip
OEM power cords.
|Other Audio Equipment
||2013 Mac Mini as music only server upgraded with
1TG external HD
Audirvana Plus v1.5.12
Altec 890C Bolero speakers modded with vintage ESS Great Heil AMT tweeters.
Altec Model 19 speakers with vintage TAD TD-2001 HF compression drivers.
DIY Evidence Audio speaker cables
iPod Touch 5 32G
iPad Air LTE 32G
||Schiit Wyrd USB Decrapifier
HiFi Tuning fuses
Jena Labs Contact Enhancer
Jones Bob's Recent Activity
New Schiit! Ragnarok and Yggdrasil
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Schiit Happened: The Story of the World's Most Improbable Start-Up
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Thoughts on a bunch of DACs (and why delta-sigma kinda sucks, just to get you to think about stuff)
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The Stax Thread III
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Hifiman HE1000 Planar Dynamic Flagship
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Who is thinking of buying the Schiit Yggdrasil?
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New Audeze LCD3
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Stax SR-009 and SR-007 Mk1 earpad DIY mods
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