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kvtaco17

Location:

New Prague MN

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Join Date:

3/29/13

Last Online:

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What I do for a living:

Install and maintain all the stuff you use to check facebook/ guardian of the internet

Headphone Inventory

Current For Actually Enjoying Music

AKG K550
Audio Technica ATH-AD2000X
Grado PS500
Grado 225i (heavily modded/pimped by Martin Custom Audio)
Sennheiser HD800


Current For a Purpose...

iGrado
Klipsch IMAGE S4

Sold/Gone

SteelSeries Siberia V2 (dead driver)
Symphones Magnum V5 (round 2)
Grado SR80i (project RS1-80)
Beyerdynamic DT990 pro
Bose Triport
Stax SR-30
Audio Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado PS6000i (Jaben Alumod)
Superlux HD681 EVO
Magnum V5 Grado woodied/custom headband (dead)
V-Moda Crossfade LP
V-Moda M100
Beyerdynamic DT770 pro
Audio Technica ATH-AD700
AKG K240 MK II
AKG K701
Pioneer SE-305
Beyerdynamic DT880 600OHM
Pioneer SE-A1000
Audio Technica ATH-M50
Audio Technica ATH-WS55

Auditioned

AKG K550
Audeze lcd-2
Audeze lcd-3
Audio Technica W1000x
Audio Technica AD2000
Audio Technica AD1000
Audio Technica A900X
Audio Technica AD900
Beyerdynamic T1
Fostex T50RP
Grado RS1i
Grado RS2i
Grado SR125i
Grado SR325is
Grado PS1000i
HiFiMAN HE-400
Sennheiser HD600
Sennheiser HD650
Sennheiser HD700
Sennheiser HD800
Stax Lambda Normal Bias

Headphone Amp Inventory

Current

AUDIO GD NFB11.32
Fiio E6
Fiio E17
Indeed G3
Little Dot I+ (OPA627AP)
Objective2/ODAC
Schiit Lyr
MUSE MU-15 MK2

Sold/Gone

Schiit Modi/Magni
Stax SRD-4
Fiio E11


WANT

Decware TABOO MK 111
Fosgate Signature
Lyr and Bifrost Uber+USB

Source Inventory

Zune HD
Lumia 920

And my PC

Cable Inventory

I make my own

Other Audio Equipment

MartinLogan MLT-2
Denon AVR-1613

Pioneer Elite SC-61
Definite Technologies BP7002

Audio-Related Tweaks

Little Dot I+ (with OPA627AP X2 and 7-9 pin variable voltage adapter for 6DJ8 pin out)

OP Amps

OPA627AP
LME49990
OPA2107AP

Tubes in order of preference (top 3 are pretty equal and dependent on mood and can choice)

9 Pin tubes

Voskhod 6N23P
Amperex A frame
Amperex Bugle Boys

Stock Setup /7 pin tubes

Sylvania 6HA5/6HM5
RCA 6DT6A & Sylvania 6DT6A (1-7 strap)
GE6AV6 (square getter with box on mica)
Ediswan EH90
Valvo EH90
Voskhod 6ZH1P-EV
Siemens 6AK5W
Mullard 5654
GE 6DT6
Svetlana 6A2P

Music Preferences

Metal, Rock, Techno/Electronica/Dubstep, acoustic, Jazz, Classical,Folk

Interests (non-headphone)

Motocross, drag racing, autocross, archery, shooting, literature, hookah, hiking, mountain biking, gaming (BF3/CS/COD)

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Little Dot Tube Amps: Vacuum Tube Rolling Guide
kvtaco17 posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/21/14 at 12:03pm | 5938 replies | 284328 views
post your grado mods....
kvtaco17 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/20/14 at 8:26pm | 4881 replies | 930211 views
Grado Fan Club!
kvtaco17 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/17/14 at 3:21am | 14021 replies | 485834 views
Schiit Lyr Tube Rollers
kvtaco17 posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/11/14 at 9:57pm | 1919 replies | 71086 views
Grado PS500s (new Grado's)
kvtaco17 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/10/14 at 6:05pm | 1124 replies | 82415 views
Minneapolis Meet?
kvtaco17 posted in this thread in Local / Regional Head-Fi Meets, Parties,... 3/25/14 at 8:38pm | 42 replies | 2063 views
Little Dot I+ Tube Rolling
kvtaco17 posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 3/24/14 at 6:20pm | 1870 replies | 207328 views
The AKG K550 Appreciation/Discussion Thread!
kvtaco17 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/20/14 at 7:11pm | 1399 replies | 124027 views
THE best female vocals? (your favorite female singers)
kvtaco17 posted in this thread in Music 3/19/14 at 5:56pm | 2009 replies | 127349 views
The Great Grado Experiment (4 tonewoods tested, more to come!)
kvtaco17 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/19/14 at 4:17am | 208 replies | 14054 views

 

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