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Southern France

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on 12/16/14

About Me:

I am here :-) Not much to add with a 100 char limit :-/

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)

Headphone Inventory

Grado SR80i (modded) and 325i (modded).
Soundmagic E30 IEMs - Looking to upgrade to VSONIC R07 GR07 (when I can find some).

Headphone Amp Inventory

Fiio E07K (Andes)
Fiiio E09K (bought this for the volume knob :-) )
Little Dot 1+ currently w/ Mullard M8161 / CV4016 tubes and MUSES 02 op-amp.

Source Inventory

Fiio X3 ( I wish it would dock with the E09K, like the Andes does).
Sansa Clip+ 8GB (My first DAP)
Laptop w/ iRiver.

Cable Inventory

Nothing special yet. Research needed, as there is a lot of "snake oil" in the cable market.

Power-Related Components

Mains filter

Audio-Related Tweaks

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.

Some tube and op-amp rolling on LD1+ amp. Vbe mod adding 2 more capacitors to eliminate transients at around 10KHz.

Music Preferences

Really, a but of everything if it is well played and recorded.

Interests (non-headphone)

Digital sources and DACs. Tube amps.

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

Various synths and keyboards.
Nikon D800 and various lenses and accessories.
PC (for photography)
Laptop (for everything else)

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Little Dot I+ Tube Rolling
MunkyOne posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 12/16/14 at 2:57pm | 2241 replies | 251430 views
The Fiio X3 Thread.
MunkyOne posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 12/14/14 at 3:09am | 15576 replies | 1416541 views
A New Apex product!!! Name it HERE!!!
MunkyOne posted in this thread in TTVJ Premier Sponsor Forum 10/4/14 at 5:53am | 378 replies | 24139 views
The Fiio X5 Thread
MunkyOne posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 3/31/14 at 4:19am | 16585 replies | 1435000 views
More Fiio X3 64GB MicroSD Issues!
MunkyOne posted in this thread in FiiO 3/30/14 at 2:38pm | 178 replies | 38487 views
"The New" Fiio X3 with USB DAC
MunkyOne posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 2/6/14 at 3:39am | 142 replies | 35236 views
SR60-Mod part II
MunkyOne posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/17/14 at 4:37pm | 3334 replies | 255310 views
updated their location 10/16/13 at 1:48pm
    Fiio x3 and IEM's
    MunkyOne posted in this thread in FiiO 10/10/13 at 2:28pm | 7 replies | 1771 views


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