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North Carolina, USA

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About Me:

Electrical Engineering Student (NC State University)

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Modding/Breaking/Fixing/Creating, Outdoors, Playing Guitar

What I do for a living:

IT/Engineering Student

Headphone Inventory

SoundMAGIC HP150, Shure SE425, Nuforce NE-700X

Headphone Amp Inventory

Schiit Audio Magni 2
Creative ZXR
Aune T1
FiiO X3K
Yamaha RX-V863
Pioneer VSX-919AH

Source Inventory

Hi-Fi PC (i5 3570K + ASRock Extreme6 Z77 + G.SKILL 16GB DDR3 2133 + Modded Creative ZXR + Corsair HX750 + Samsung 850 EVO 500GB -> Analog Out (Canare L-4E6S Cables) ->Yamaha RX-V863)

Aune T1
FiiO X3K
Cowon iAudio9+

Cable Inventory

Mogami 2534
Canare L-4E6S

Power-Related Components

Cybperpower CP1200AVR
Belkin 900VA

Other Audio Equipment

Wharfedale Diamond 220s
Definitive Technology C/L/R 2002
Polk Audio 45s, 35s and C2
Onkyo and Sony Subs

Fender Blues Jr. (Heavily Modded) w/ Celestion G12H (England) + Schecter Tempest Custom

Audio-Related Tweaks

x7 metallic film Capacitors (ERSE PulseX) used on Creative ZXR for Direct Coupled IV + (2x AD8597, 4x ADA4627-1BRZ)

Aune T1 Capacitors:

DAC Secondary Power Supply: ELNA SilmicII 470uF 25V
DAC Primary Power: Panasonic FR 3300uF 25V
Headphone Amp Coupling: ELNA SilmicII 47uF 50V
Headphone Amp Rail Voltage: ELNA SilmicII 470uF 25V

Two Primary Tubes Used w/ Aune T1:

1963 Amperex 7308 Holland Bugle Boy (Extremely Rare)
Siemens 6922 CCa - 05/1969 @ Wiener Radio Werkes Germany

Music Preferences

Classic Rock

Interests (non-headphone)

Audio, Video, DIY, Modding/Breaking/Fixing, Muscle Cars, Physics, IT and naked women.

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

CPU: Intel i7 3770K @ 4.2ghz
GPU: MSI GTX 970 Gaming @ 1.56 GHz / 8.1 GHz
LCD: BenQ XL2420TE
Mobo: ASRock Z77 Extreme6
Sound: Creative ZXR + Yamaha RX-V863 (LPCM) + Polk Audio Monitor Series
RAM: G.SKILL Sniper Series DDR3 2133 4x4GB
SSD: Samsung 850 EVO 500GB + Samsung 840 Pro 128GB
PSU: Corsair HX 750W 80+ Silver (62A)
UPS: Cyberpower CP1200AVR (720W)
OS: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Cooling: Corsair 650D + TT Water2.0 Pro + Corsair 2x SP120

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Creative Sound Blaster new series Z, Zx & ZxR
NCSUZoSo posted in this thread in Computer Audio 3/18/16 at 8:50pm | 3259 replies | 422680 views
Germanium's Sound blaster ZXR mod thread
NCSUZoSo posted in this thread in Computer Audio 3/9/16 at 6:57am | 214 replies | 32583 views
Wharfedale Diamond 220 Bookshelf Speakers
NCSUZoSo posted in this thread in Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers,... 8/30/15 at 4:46pm | 5 replies | 4376 views
Schiit Lyr Tube Rollers
NCSUZoSo posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 6/7/15 at 6:55pm | 10331 replies | 425943 views


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