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UK Isle of Wight

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About Me:

40 something family guy

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Late night head fi'er while the rest of the house sleeps.

What I do for a living:

Self employed in the marine industry.

Headphone Inventory

Sennheiser HD800
Hifiman HE-6
Beyerdynamic T1 (sold)
Sennheiser HD650 (sold)
AKG Q 701 (sold)
Audio Technica ATH-W1000X (sold)
Beyerdynamic DT770 (selling)

Headphone Amp Inventory

Bottlehead Mainline modified Teflon capacitors custom carbon top plate
Bottlehead Sex modded, 36 step attenuation Vishay Dale RN55 mil spec resistors Jupiter HT capacitors Upgraded power supply.
Nelson Pass 6w monoblocks custom built for headphone use.
Bottlehead Crack & Speedball modified
Custom built OTL 6as7g, 6sn7 low ripple choked power supply, paper in oil & Teflon caps
Marantz NA7004 network player
Yamaha dsp receiver
Teac Reference A H500 amplifier

Source Inventory

Leema Accoustics Elements
Mdht Labs Constantine (sold)
Eastern Electric MiniMax (sold)
Teac Reference PD 500c
Marantz NA7004 network player
Denon & Technics
Rega Planar 3, R200, p77 & Jico SAS stylus 1,
Clearaudio nano phonostage

PC ITunes
Air play via PC and ipad 2 & ipad mini

Cable Inventory

NJC Audio Reference interconnects
QED Performance Graphite
Speaker IXOS 604 bi wire ofc.

Other Audio Equipment

A couple of boxes of junk in the garage.

Music Preferences

Jazz, folk, funk, Bluegrass,Tull, Led Zep, Spingsteen (superb live show 4hrs of non stop magic) Northern Soul.
Mostly anything except rap & drum and base.

Interests (non-headphone)

My kids

Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)

Decent sunglasses with mineral lenses

JamieMcC's Recent Activity

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Crack;Bottlehead OTL
JamieMcC posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 5/21/16 at 10:32am | 7710 replies | 625757 views
The (new) HD800 Impressions Thread
JamieMcC posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/20/16 at 5:01pm | 22752 replies | 1186795 views
Bottlehead Amplifier Discussion / Comparison Thread: Crack, SEX & Mainline
JamieMcC posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 5/10/16 at 12:12pm | 1529 replies | 108903 views
For 6AS7G tube rollers here .....
JamieMcC posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/25/16 at 3:54pm | 3618 replies | 224421 views
HifiMAN HE-6 Planar Magnetic Headphone
JamieMcC posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/24/16 at 12:33pm | 18770 replies | 1037494 views
JamieMcC posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 4/2/16 at 2:56pm | 3598 replies | 1685246 views
Torpedo III Build Thread
JamieMcC posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 1/25/16 at 2:06am | 235 replies | 15764 views
240v Bottlehead Crack+Speedball
JamieMcC posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 1/17/16 at 6:39am | 1 replies | 500 views
Best looking tube amp
JamieMcC posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 1/16/16 at 12:21pm | 1545 replies | 707623 views
Bottlehead Mainline or Eddie Current Black widow
JamieMcC posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 1/15/16 at 2:09pm | 10 replies | 186 views


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JamieMcC's photos in Feliks-Audio...6SN7 + 6AS7G/6080 prototype
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JamieMcC's photos in TEAC A-H500
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