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||Sennheiser HD540, HD560, HD650, HD800
|Headphone Amp Inventory
DIY designed & build desktop/portable amp (1992, loosely based on NAD1020 pre-amp high output section), fully re-capped Nov 2013
||Marantz SA11S3 CD player
Marantz CD80 CD player (1989), fully re-capped Oct 2013, DEXA & OPA627 opamp roll
Marantz CD80 CD player (1990), fully re-capped Nov 2013, DEXA & OPA627 opamp roll
Technics SL-XP1 portable CD player (wish they still made them like that!)
Seagate Backup Slim external USB harddrive(s) with all my CDs ripped as .wav files. I picked these ones as they are mechanically extremely quiet (very important when you are sitting right next to them enjoying Kenji Kawai's Ghost In The Shell soundtrack on open cans).
Eringa 302 (Kudos to anyone recognising these! (Dad, not you...)
DIY XLR (Shark/Neutrik)
Shark speaker cables
Cheap Maplin TOSLINK interconnect
|Other Audio Equipment
||Marantz PM11S3 stereo integrated amp
2 Spendor S3/5R2 sealed-box 2-way monitor speakers
Technics SU-V2A stereo integrated amp (1980-ish, venerable SVISTK8040), fully recapped Jan 2014
2 KEF Chorale sealed box 2-way speakers (1972), re-capped, re-cabled, re-glued & repainted Aug 2014
||15th, 16th & 17th Century European, Turkish, Armenian / Sephardic music (Jordi Savall HXXI) / J.S. Bach / Marin Marais
Japanese & Chinese trad. instrumental
Throwing Muses / Kristin Hersh / Cecile Corbel / Dead Can Dance / Cocteau Twins / Lush / Tom Waits / JJ Cale / Captain Beefheart / various 4AD Indie / Tinariwen / Joe Hisaishi / Kenji Kawai / Susumu Hirasawa
|Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)
||Late 70's Minolta Cameras
2leftears's Recent Activity
2leftears posted in this thread in Computer Audio 4/22/15 at 5:45am | 384 replies | 85288 views
Wow! Sennheiser HD 540 Reference are so good.
2leftears posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 2/27/15 at 7:27am | 1096 replies | 77045 views
DIY Cable Gallery!!
2leftears posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 1/16/15 at 5:16am | 14576 replies | 3154733 views
Petition for Sennheiser to manufacture replacement parts for the HD540 Reference II...
2leftears posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/22/14 at 6:18am | 25 replies | 998 views
Discrete vs. IC opamp rolling in a Marantz CD80
2leftears posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 12/21/14 at 1:28pm | 11 replies | 2663 views
Do you own a vintage CD player? (pics please!)
2leftears posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 2/27/14 at 4:44am | 100 replies | 12279 views
2leftears posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 2/25/14 at 6:03am | 8 replies | 426 views
Cmoy power: Li-ion batteries in series?
2leftears posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 2/25/14 at 4:50am | 25 replies | 1046 views
Has the full capability of 16 bit/44.1k been realized yet?
2leftears posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 2/23/14 at 2:30pm | 15 replies | 811 views
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