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mcandmar

Location:

Ireland

Forum Post Count:

608

Join Date:

7/5/13

Last Online:

5 hours, 8 minutes ago

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Anything that rolls, explodes, makes noise or makes electrons wizz around!

What I do for a living:

IT Manager / fixer of stuff

Headphone Inventory

Alessandro Ms-Pro
Alessandro Ms2
Alessandro Ms1
Grado RS1i
Grado SR225i
Hifiman HE-500 (balanced)
Sennheiser HD800 (balanced)
Sennheiser HD650 (balanced)
Sennheiser HD212Pro (terrible)
Sennheiser CX300
Sennheiser MX560
JVC HA-D700
JVC HA-D616
JVC HA-D500

Headphone Amp Inventory

6C15P/6C45 SET
Bottlehead S.E.X. w/C4S + a few mods
Bottlehead Quickie based headphone amp, aka Project Babybottle
Bottlehead Crack w/Speedball
Objective2 DIY w/Booster Board (OPA827/LME49600/LME49990)
RA-1 Clone
JLH Clone
Beyerdynamic E3 Clone
Lehmann Clone
DIY CMOY
Little-Bear B-1 with 6021/LM4562
Little-Bear B-1 with 6111/LM4562
Little-Bear P-1 with 12AU7

Source Inventory

Bottlehead DAC
CiAudio VDA-2 w/ VAC-1 Power supply
Subbu DAC SE v3
ODAC w/custom power supply & Isolator box
CS8416+CS4398+LM4562 eBay DAC Modded
CS8416+AKM4396+OPA827 eBay DAC Modded (Mini2496)
X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty Pro
Little-Bear P-5 with 6J1P
Little-Bear P-6 with 6N3P
iPod Nano & iPod Shuffle
Modded PCM2704 DAC
Misc USB key DAC's
Pioneer VSA-E03
Beezar SkeletonDAC
Beezar PupDAC
Bottlehead Quickie

Cable Inventory

Canare L-4E6S HE-500 Balanced XLR
ZV Cable for HD650 converted to XLR
Cambridge Audio Silver AUD500
QED Reference Silver DIY
QED OFCC
Misc DIY using Belden Coax

Power-Related Components

APC RS1000 UPS
Belkin PureAV PF40
Belkin PureAV PF30
CiAudio VAC-1
Doodlebug USB Isolator
DIY Mains Filter (Felix clone)
DIY USB Isolator / Low Noise Linear power supply
DIY Cabling with Belkin 19364
DIY Balanced Mains Power Supply

Music Preferences

Anything with musicians playing instruments

mcandmar's Recent Activity

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Bottlehead Amplifier Discussion / Comparison Thread: Crack, SEX & Mainline
mcandmar posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 6/20/16 at 1:00pm | 1574 replies | 111463 views
SOLD: Bottlehead Crack 240v with Speedball and a few upgrades
mcandmar posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 6/16/16 at 6:07am | 2 replies | 120 views
Crack;Bottlehead OTL
mcandmar posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 6/11/16 at 3:12pm | 7803 replies | 633578 views
Little-Bear P1 upgraded - SOLD
mcandmar posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 6/8/16 at 10:34am | 2 replies | 105 views
For 6AS7G tube rollers here .....
mcandmar posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 6/3/16 at 1:40pm | 3632 replies | 229234 views
Doodlebug - USB Isolator
mcandmar posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 5/31/16 at 11:24am | 299 replies | 22680 views
SOLD: Bottlehead Crack with Speedball - 240v
mcandmar posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 5/25/16 at 4:26am | 1 replies | 307 views
Night Time Shots Of Our Tubes Glowing -- Post Them Here!!
mcandmar posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/6/16 at 6:16am | 1244 replies | 243148 views
The (new) HD800 Impressions Thread
mcandmar posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 1/31/16 at 6:05am | 22949 replies | 1202090 views

 

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6C15P/6C45 SE
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Bottlehead Crack
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DIY Audio Stuff
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