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Location:

The Low Desert

Forum Post Count:

22850

Join Date:

3/18/06

What I do for a living:

Too much work!

Headphone Inventory

Grado: HF-1, HF-2, HP-2
AKG: K-240DF, K-340, K-1000
Sennheiser: HD-414, HD-800
Beyerdynamic: DT48 x2 (25 ohm, 200 ohm)
Sony: MDR-SA5000
Stax: Aperio Alpha, Omega 2, Mk. 1
Shure: e3c
Audio Technica: ATH-6

Headphone Amp Inventory

Dynalo, M3, Dynamid, CK2III, HeadSix, Beta22, Dynamight, Millett Hybrid, Millett ECC99, Eddie Current Zana Deux, Moth Si2A3.

Source Inventory

H.H. Scott 350B (ca. 1961 FM tube multiplex (stereo)) receiver, Marantz SA8001 CD/SACD player, Michell Gyrodec upgraded to a full Orbe (AC), Harmon Kardon TD420 cassette deck, Hammarlund HQ-129X general coverage receiver (ca. 1946 AM, shortwave, etc.), Icom IC-756II amateur transceiver.

Cable Inventory

Volex power cords and Blue Jeans Cables. I don't hear a difference between them and other cables, but I love their build quality and solid looks.

Power-Related Components

Generic powerstrips.

Other Audio Equipment

Speakers: Verhagen ribbons (DIY), ProAc 2.5 clones, Moth Audio Cicadas, ESS AMT-1, Quad ESL-63, Linkwitz Orion+.

Audio-Related Tweaks

None.

Music Preferences

Rock, jazz, classical, country, as well as various and sundry subgenres thereof. And that's in no particular order, either. I'll listen to anything other than rap, death metal and opera.

Interests (non-headphone)

Beer, motorcycles, literature, guns, cats, travel, woodwork, traditional wet shaving, and fountain pens.

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I have $100 to spend at Amazon: What would you do?
Uncle Erik posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 12/22/11 at 1:12am | 68 replies | 2765 views
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Uncle Erik posted in this thread in Gear-Fi: Non-Audio Gear and Gadgets 12/22/11 at 1:09am | 556 replies | 35433 views
Advice from doctor to stop listening to headphones
Uncle Erik posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/22/11 at 12:57am | 19 replies | 1978 views
How to tell what is broken on HD555
Uncle Erik posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/22/11 at 12:11am | 1 replies | 437 views
car-fi
Uncle Erik posted in this thread in Gear-Fi: Non-Audio Gear and Gadgets 12/22/11 at 12:04am | 1111 replies | 56602 views
Is it best to connect headphones as close to the source as possible?
Uncle Erik posted in this thread in Sound Science 12/21/11 at 11:51pm | 4 replies | 345 views
Thinking about getting stax headphones.
Uncle Erik posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 12/20/11 at 11:53pm | 4 replies | 788 views
It´s either great bass or great treble, never both!
Uncle Erik posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/20/11 at 11:46pm | 12 replies | 1537 views
What is Your Sennheiser HD800 Setup?
Uncle Erik posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/20/11 at 10:52pm | 21 replies | 1732 views

 

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