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||A father of two
A husband of one..........
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||bridge between corporate people and project team
||FAD Pandora Hope VI : why the Japanese put a locking mechanism on the detachable cable? Anyway, sold it after a month
Hifiman HE-500 : why woman cannot stand the sound leaked from it, it was designed like that
Shure SE535LTD RED : anything wrong with a guy wearing red? next time I get a red custom cable for it
Yamaha EPH-100 : where I put it?
few old earphones from Sony Walkman : miss those college days
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||Topping TP22 : takes it balanced output (via speaker taps) for HE-500, but input is still singled end...
iBasso PB2 : Hirose connector termination is such a pain
Maverick D1 : takes its tube-out for home Hi Fi, may be give it a new housing and add TA2024 pcb on it.
Topping TP60 : hmmmmmm
||iBasso DX50 : hates it with no optical out, hates it with no AK like leather case
iBasso DB2 : hopefully can find L shape Hirose connector to replace the straight connector
Matrix Mini-i Pro
||any good cable will do, regardless pure silver, spc, occ, ofc, single core, 7 strands, 19 strands bla bla bla. I don't have golden ear but I definitely got wooden ear
||cheap power conditioner
|Other Audio Equipment
||Yamaha CD-N500 : takes it ability to play hi-res audio file and internet radio
Yamaha A-S700 : you do need an amp to drive speaker
Audio Space Houston Mini 1998 SE
KEF Q300 : if no speaker then no point to get player and amp
X-LS Encore : cheaper but better than KEF
PSB Alpha LR1 : free out from R.I.P. Z5500
Logitech Z5500 : R.I.P. together with PS3
|Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)
||Canon 'L' lens, I changed DSLR but keep the L lens
Fujifilm X100s - those add-on accessories almost the price of the body. Sellers taking advantage of its retro look?
burdie's Recent Activity
Matrix Mini-i Pro Impressions?
burdie posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 7/12/14 at 9:06am | 181 replies | 30843 views
The iBasso DX50 Thread - Latest firmware: 1.5.0
burdie posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 5/23/14 at 7:37am | 15023 replies | 1309721 views
Maverick Audio TubeMagic D1 (DAC/Amp) - Condensed FAQ and Info Thread
burdie posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 5/23/14 at 7:26am | 726 replies | 129780 views
HE-500, LCD2, D5000, DT770, SR80, on a speaker amp (Emotiva mini-X A-100) Project
burdie posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/28/14 at 6:00pm | 3638 replies | 189444 views
So, I'm looking for that perfect amp...
burdie posted in this thread in Portable Headphone Amps 4/28/14 at 7:40am | 919 replies | 45450 views
iBasso PB-2 Pelican fully balanced portable, DB-2 Dac . . HiFlight recommended op amps page 16. .
burdie posted in this thread in Portable Headphone Amps 4/20/14 at 8:46am | 1127 replies | 93607 views
iBasso DX90. Dual Sabre, 1st page latest FW download & general information/instructions . . . . . . . . . .
burdie posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 1/9/14 at 8:18am | 8261 replies | 813912 views
updated their location 1/6/14 at 5:27pm
Ibasso dx50 or pb 2 as next purchase?
burdie posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 1/1/14 at 6:39am | 16 replies | 541 views
Reviews + impressions thread: Final Audio Design Pandora Hope VI (interesting dynamic + BA full size headphones)
burdie posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/31/13 at 9:10am | 768 replies | 43378 views
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