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||I am here :-) I am happy :-)
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Music, technology, life, art, nature, cycling, hiking, classic cars, photography, everything.
|What I do for a living:
||I.T (Large scale, Unix, storage, networks)
||Grado SR80i (modded) and 325i (modded). 325e.
Soundmagic E30 IEMs - Looking to upgrade to VSONIC R07 GR07 (when I can find some).
AKG K550 (modded for better fit / seal)
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||DIY balanced tube amp (ongoing project)
Little Dot 1+ currently w/ Mullard M8161 / CV4016 tubes and MUSES 02 op-amp.
||Fiio X3 Gen 1
Sansa Clip+ 8GB (My first DAP)
Laptop w/ iRiver.
DIY dual mono DAC with XMOS USB.
||Nothing special yet. Research needed, as there is a lot of "snake oil" in the cable market.
||Modded Grado SR80i : Vented diaphragm (4-holes), removed plastic grille and button with wire mesh grille, damped chambers with adhesive felt. Same treatment on SR325 except griille mod.
AKG K550 headpohone earpad re-profiling for better fit and seal.
Some tube and op-amp rolling on LD1+ amp. Vbe mod adding 2 more capacitors to eliminate transients at around 10KHz.
Constantly evolving DIY DAC, mods include digital power supply regs and caps, audio power supply regs and caps. Discrete op-amps (Burson). Experimenting with different resistors and caps in digital and audio sections. Experimenting with tube and transformer output stages
||Really, a but of everything if it is well played and recorded.
||Digital sources and DACs. Tube amps.
|Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)
||Various synths and keyboards.
Nikon D800 + D810 and various lenses and accessories.
PC (for photography)
Laptop (for everything else)
MunkyOne's Recent Activity
Little Dot I+ Tube Rolling
MunkyOne posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 1/27/16 at 1:53am | 2669 replies | 314046 views
post your grado mods....
MunkyOne posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/26/16 at 12:53am | 7132 replies | 1286343 views
The Fiio X3 Thread.
MunkyOne posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 11/1/15 at 6:39am | 17015 replies | 1653506 views
A New Apex product!!! Name it HERE!!!
MunkyOne posted in this thread in TTVJ Premier Sponsor Forum 10/4/14 at 5:53am | 382 replies | 26479 views
The Fiio X5 Thread
MunkyOne posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 3/31/14 at 4:19am | 19225 replies | 1760587 views
More Fiio X3 64GB MicroSD Issues!
"The New" Fiio X3 with USB DAC
MunkyOne posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 2/6/14 at 3:39am | 146 replies | 53487 views
SR60-Mod part II
MunkyOne posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/17/14 at 4:37pm | 3340 replies | 287644 views
updated their location 10/16/13 at 1:48pm
FiiO L7 Line Out Dock (LOD) Cable For E7 USB DAC/AMP
reviewed by MunkyOne 10/11/13 at 8:02am
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