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kayandjohn

Stumbling towards enlightenment

Location:

Ann Arbor, MI

Forum Post Count:

1515

Join Date:

2/2/14

Last Online:

49 minutes ago

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

* Piano performance
* Writing
* Signal processing

What I do for a living:

* Creative director, signal processing research (ret)

Headphone Inventory

Over Ear Open
* Grado PS1000
* Grado GS1000e
* Sennheiser HD 800
* Sennheiser HD 598
Over Ear Closed
* Beyerdynamic T 5 p
On Ear Closed
* Sony MDR-V400
* Sony MDR G051
* Sony MDR-026
On Ear Open
* Grado HP1000 HP1
* Grado RS1 (w/ buttons)
* Grado RS1i
* Grado RS2i
* Grado PS500
* Grado SR60i
* Grado SR80
* Grado SR125
* Grado SR225i
* Grado SR325e
* Sony MDR-006
* Koss KTS-1
* Sony MDR-201LP
On Ear Noise Canceling
* Sony MDR-NC6
Wireless Noise Cancelling
* Parrot Zik
* Parrot Zik 2.0
Ear Buds
* Apple OEM Ear Buds (4 pr)
* Apple Ear Pods (2 pr)
In Ear
* AKG K3003i
* Klipsch S4i
* Sennheiser CX-300II
* Apple In-Ear with Remote and Mic
In Ear Noise Cancelling
* Sony MDR-NC033L2
* Sony MDR-NC021
In Ear Wireless
* Jaybird Bluebuds X

DANG! That's 33 pairs, not counting multiple copies of the Apple earbuds and Ear Pods!

Headphone Amp Inventory

Grado HPA1
Grado RA1
Sennheiser HDVD 800
Sony PHA-1 DAC/amp for iPhone
FiiO E6
Beyerdynamic A 200 p

Source Inventory

FiiO X3
iPod Touch 5G
iPod Touch 4G
iPhone 5S
iPhone 4
iPad Air
iPad Mini
iPad 1 (original)
iPod Classic 7th Gen
Sony Discman D-25
Technics SU-V98
Sansa Clip Zip

Cable Inventory

zabzaf custom red-and-black balanced cable for Sennheiser HD 800

Audio-Related Tweaks

Custom Grado-logo blue chambray long-sleeved shirt
Custom Grado-logo apron with pockets for source, amp, and excess cable

Music Preferences

Classical
Hip Hop
Folk
Acoustic

Interests (non-headphone)

Doggerel
Writing
FIAT automobiles
Theater
Science
Engineering

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

Sony VAIO computers (any)
Apple products (any)

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2015 - Sony PHA - 1A Portable Hi-Res DAC/Headphone Amplifier
kayandjohn posted in this thread in Portable Headphone Amps 5/27/15 at 5:52pm | 211 replies | 23123 views
PS1000 Impressions Thread
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The (new) HD800 Impressions Thread
kayandjohn posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/21/15 at 5:29pm | 18787 replies | 904226 views
Sennheiser HDVD800 Headphone Amplifier
kayandjohn posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/14/15 at 3:26pm | 2614 replies | 338153 views

 

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