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Stax and Sushi



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Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

3 little angels and wife.

What I do for a living:

Acoustical engineer

Headphone Inventory

Current: Stax SR-009 / SR007mk1 (SN70XXX), Bose QC20i, Shure SE315

Owned: Shure SE846, Sony XBA-3, Stax SR-007A(SZ2), Sensaphonics 2XS (at least 3 pairs, all died), Sennheiser HD800 recabled Warren Audio / foam modded , Ultrasone Edition 9 recabled APS v3, Sleek Audio SA6 custom, Senns HD650 recabled APS v3, AKG K701, AKG 240S, Senns HD600, Grado RS-2, Koss Porta-Pro (died)

Headphone Amp Inventory

Current: Stax SRM-727A, RSA Tomahawk (collecting dust for years)

Owned: Lehmann Audio Black Cube Linear USB, Meier Audio Opera, RSA Stealth, Meier Audio Prehead MkI

Source Inventory

Current: iMac 27in retina / OS10.10 >> iTunes & Audirvana+ > Schiit Wyrd > TotalDAC USB cable/filter > TotalDAC D1-dual (USB)
Unused: Audio-GD DI-DSP > Yamamoto YDA-01

Owned: Denon DP-1300MkII turntable, Meridian 508.24, Meridian 588, Jolida JD100

Cable Inventory

Monoprice XLR, Grover UR2, sort of DIY stuff

Power-Related Components


Music Preferences

Pretty eclectic

Interests (non-headphone)

Photography, Travel

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Headamp Blue Hawaii Special Edition
arnaud posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 2/27/15 at 4:34pm | 6929 replies | 593368 views
Special HDtracks Sale Plus New Led Zeppelin!
arnaud posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 2/27/15 at 1:58pm | 20 replies | 1401 views
Review: Resonessence Labs Invicta - new high end DAC/amp/playback system
arnaud posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 2/21/15 at 6:04pm | 761 replies | 72982 views
The Stax Thread III
arnaud posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 2/18/15 at 2:43am | 4592 replies | 242623 views
arnaud posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 2/15/15 at 1:09am | 41 replies | 5158 views
Stax SR-009 and SR-007 Mk1 earpad DIY mods
arnaud posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 2/12/15 at 3:00pm | 13 replies | 384 views
Thoughts on a bunch of DACs (and why I hate chocolate ice cream)
arnaud posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 2/6/15 at 11:19pm | 2754 replies | 268779 views
Rumor: New Sennheiser Flagship to be surfaced ........ soon
arnaud posted in this thread in Head-Fi Network & Industry News 2/1/15 at 5:25am | 283 replies | 37072 views
Shure SE846
arnaud posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 1/23/15 at 5:59am | 5 replies | 812 views


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