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marone

Location:

Asia

Forum Post Count:

388

Join Date:

4/6/13

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Music, History, Art, Chinese low end DAC's, amps, and cans

What I do for a living:

As little as possible

Headphone Inventory

PreSonus HD7, JVC HA-S500, Takstar Pro80, CAL! Classic Version 1, SuperLux 662b, 668b, 681B, 681F, Koss KC75, Sony MH750 IEM, SoundMagic ES18 IEM, Logitech UE 500 IEM, Edifier H840 (a re-branded CAL! clone), Bingle "Denmark" B-850-M (a re-branded Monoprice 839 Clone), Evo Plextor D500, Sennic ST-80, Somic MH432i (which is nothing like the Somic MH463
and not recommended), Salar DJ A100, Liberalism IR-S21, Logitech H530 gamer headset, Sony MDR-NC6, UCOO 800 Phone OEM IEM's.

Headphone Amp Inventory

Valve 6jN Amp, SS PCM192, SS DAC 8 192, Tube Mercator 6J1, Edifier HA11 SS

Source Inventory

Source: CD, MP3, FLAC or WAV>PC>Generic Card>ODAC

ODAC: DAC2 4398, PCM 192, DAC 8 192, PAM2704, ZD-TECH PCM2704, PCM 2706, 8416CZZ Fiios E3 Clone ELE 2704

All have USB Type B inputs, most have a 3.5mm output and can be used to drive phones directly, some have optical and coax inputs, a few have outputs so that it is possible to chain the ZD-Tech into the 8416 clone and direct the output to the Edifier HA11 SS headfi amp. Some are USB passively powered, some use 5v, 9v, 12v, 24 dc.

Power-Related Components

2 x SS S-GUIDE UCA-1050 50W USB PA Mono 110V Constant Voltage Amplifier in a quick and dirty monoblock, Tube Mercator 6J1 preamp, HA11 SS headfi desktop/portable amp, NobSound MS-10D valve headfi amp, NobSound PM1 SS stereo speaker / headfi amp.

Audio-Related Tweaks

Open Baffle DIY speakers

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The Takstar, Technical Pro, Gemini Greathon Thread
marone posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/21/14 at 3:35am | 1943 replies | 183090 views
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marone posted in this thread in Music 4/13/14 at 9:39pm | 1743 replies | 41414 views
Explain the use and benefits of tube amps?
marone posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 4/12/14 at 11:37pm | 97 replies | 1837 views
JVC S500, disapointed with all the Hype.
marone posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 3/24/14 at 7:41pm | 16 replies | 1468 views
The JVC HA-S500.. Appreciation, fan thread.
marone posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 3/24/14 at 7:39pm | 8033 replies | 504474 views
Your favourite "not the best" headphones?
marone posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/24/14 at 7:36pm | 264 replies | 17787 views

 

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