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Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

ski, bikes, technical rock climbing, audio, golf, private pilot

Headphone Inventory

current line up: TH900, T1

sold: HE-400, HD600,T90

Headphone Amp Inventory

For T1: Bottlehead Crack + Speedball (Tung Sol 5998 + Sylvania 1952 'bad boy' 6SN7GT)

For TH900: Bel Canto DAC2.5

ordered and coming this summer: LH Labs Geek Pulse-X and Geek LPS- to be used with the TH900.

Source Inventory

MacBook Pro, running Audirvana Plus > Berkeley Audio Design Alpha usb/spdif converter > Bel Canto DAC2.5 digital to analog converter

Cable Inventory

Analog Interconnects: All Siltech 220i, except for Black Cat Lectraline going to Bottlehead

Digital Interconnects: TotalDac usb cable, Mapleshade Clearlink usb, Light Harmonic usb, Siltech HF9 aes/ebu

Power Cables: All Sablon Audio Gran Corona, except Sablon Petit Corona to Bottlehead

Speaker Cables: MG Audio Planus III

Power-Related Components

Blue Circle Audio PLC Thingee FX2, also Blue Circle Audio FX2 X0e Low Frequency Filter Module

Other Audio Equipment

Speaker setup: Sources and cables listed above, then...

Jeff Rowland Capri preamp > Blue Circle Audio BC202 amp > Revel Ultima Gem speakers, and two Revel Performa3 B112 subwoofers

Audio-Related Tweaks

GIK Acoustic room treatments: bass traps and first and second reflection points at sidewalls

All components are placed on 4" Mapleshade maple platforms and isoblock bases, and using Symposium Acoustic Rollerblocks or Boston Audio Tuneblocks.

Music Preferences

Mostly electronic of all types (i.e. Kraftwerk, Burial, Apparat, Senking, Moderat, Ultraista, Haxan Cloak, Fort Romeau, Demdike Stare, Boards of Canada, Desolate, Beacon, Clams Casino, Classixx, Emptyset, Jon Hopkins, Odesza, Onra)

Alt - Jazz - Ambient

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