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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, Sennheiser HD600, Bose QC20i, Shure SE315

Owned: Stax SR007mk1 (SN70XXX), 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: Headamp BHSE, 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: MBP 15in r / OS10.10 >> iTunes & Audirvana+ > Schiit Wyrd > TotalDAC USB cable/filter > TotalDAC D1-six (USB)

Owned: Yamamoto YDA-01, 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 5/26/16 at 4:09am | 8246 replies | 737623 views
Smyth Research Realiser A16
arnaud posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/21/16 at 5:32pm | 74 replies | 3226 views
HeadAmp Aristaeus Electrostatic Amp - build thread
arnaud posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 5/21/16 at 1:52pm | 116 replies | 12000 views
Pioneer's First Hi-End Headphones: SE-Master 1
arnaud posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/20/16 at 4:01pm | 579 replies | 84073 views
The Stax Thread III
arnaud posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/18/16 at 5:54am | 8881 replies | 511696 views
New Nagra HD DAC
arnaud posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/17/16 at 4:50pm | 512 replies | 37804 views
Audeze SINE Series
arnaud posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 5/17/16 at 3:52am | 1270 replies | 112501 views
My impressions of HE-6 vs HD800 vs Stax SR-007
arnaud posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/15/16 at 3:26am | 289 replies | 37238 views
What a long, strange trip it's been -- (Robert Hunter)
arnaud posted in this thread in Mike Moffat (Baldr) 5/14/16 at 4:37am | 665 replies | 53826 views


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