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|What I do for a living:
||NPI Project Engineer: US, China and Malaysia
Stax SR-007 MK2
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
||Schiit Yggdrasil -it really is that good.
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
Ridge Street Audio Designs Poeima!!! silver ribbon 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
Jones Bob's Recent Activity
How Many Times Have Your LCD3 Headphones Been Returned to Audeze for Servicing (RMA)?
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Thoughts on a bunch of DACs (and why delta-sigma kinda sucks, just to get you to think about stuff)
Jones Bob posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 6/22/15 at 11:52am | 6153 replies | 512782 views
New Schiit! Ragnarok and Yggdrasil
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The Stax Thread III
Jones Bob posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 6/19/15 at 8:49am | 5327 replies | 294372 views
Schiit Happened: The Story of the World's Most Improbable Start-Up
Jones Bob posted in this thread in Jason Stoddard 6/15/15 at 4:10pm | 6905 replies | 1418236 views
Hifiman HE1000 Planar Dynamic Flagship
Jones Bob posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/19/15 at 9:32am | 4694 replies | 337083 views
Who is thinking of buying the Schiit Yggdrasil?
Jones Bob posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/19/15 at 3:05am | 210 replies | 22376 views
New Audeze LCD3
Jones Bob posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 2/25/15 at 6:22pm | 10572 replies | 763730 views
Stax SR-009 and SR-007 Mk1 earpad DIY mods
Jones Bob posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 2/22/15 at 2:51pm | 22 replies | 1222 views
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