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SunTanScanMan

Location:

London

Forum Post Count:

365

Join Date:

2/24/14

Last Online:

4 hours, 36 minutes ago

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Running

What I do for a living:

Student (Law)
Analyst

Headphone Inventory

Order of preference:
1. Audio-Technica ATH-W5000 - probably my favourite for classical
2. Beyerdynamic T1 (+100ohm resistor adaptor) - does every genre well, more open sound than the ATs
3. Audio-Technica ATH-W1000X
3. Sennheiser HD650 (currently using with 75ohm resistor adaptor)

Past:
Audio Technica ATH-AD700X
Steel Series Siberia V2 (I don't game anymore, but these are great for Skype calling)

Headphone Amp Inventory

Meier Audio Corda Classic - probably the only amp that I need for a while, handles all my headphones with aplomb

HRT Microstreamer

Asus Xonar Essence STX

Source Inventory

Meier Audio Corda Daccord - love its crossfeed and bass boost

Qobuz - 320kbps
foobar2000 - ALAC (I found it most convenient for ripping CDs)
CDs

Cable Inventory

Amazon Basics USB
Belkin Gold USB (about 10+ yrs old, bought with printer) (PC > Daccord)
Monoprice USB (PC > HRT Microstreamer)

Meier Audio RCA-to-RCA (Daccord > Classic)

QED Performance Digital Coaxial (PC > Daccord)
QED Performance Stereo Interconnects (Daccord > Roland Edirol MA-150D Speakers)

Other Audio Equipment

Roland Edirol MA15D Desktop Speakers

Music Preferences

Classical
50s/60s rock/jazz

and a sprinkling of the rest & an open mind to other genres

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

Custom built PC
Canon PowerShot SX270 HS
Samsung Galaxy S4
My running shoes

SunTanScanMan's Recent Activity

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Synergistic Research HOT device
SunTanScanMan posted in this thread in Sound Science Today at 6:47 am | 78 replies | 2497 views
Audio Technica ATH-W5000 headphones
SunTanScanMan posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Today at 2:59 am | 205 replies | 19495 views
ATH-W1000X Appreciation Thread!
SunTanScanMan posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Yesterday at 6:33 pm | 1881 replies | 124201 views
The Official Beyerdynamic T1 Impressions and Discussion Thread
SunTanScanMan posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum Yesterday at 4:27 am | 8376 replies | 460116 views
Best classical recordings...ever!
SunTanScanMan posted in this thread in Music 12/16/14 at 6:24pm | 2727 replies | 81414 views
Sennheiser HD650 Impressions Thread
SunTanScanMan posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/16/14 at 2:59pm | 21243 replies | 1305914 views
Show us your Head-Fi station at it's current state. No old pictures please...
SunTanScanMan posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/16/14 at 9:43am | 19171 replies | 2544324 views
Battlefield 4
SunTanScanMan posted in this thread in Video Games Discussion 12/13/14 at 6:11am | 285 replies | 6836 views
Any albums where you love EVERY song
SunTanScanMan posted in this thread in Music 12/12/14 at 3:18am | 321 replies | 13705 views
New MEIER AUDIO headphone amp "CORDA CLASSIC"
SunTanScanMan posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 12/11/14 at 8:36am | 350 replies | 49949 views

 

SunTanScanMan’s Photos

Current Headphones
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PC Audio Setup
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SunTanScanMan's Lists

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Future headphones to try out 9 Headphones
Last Updated 10/28/14
Current Headphones 5 Headphones
Last Updated 6/21/14
Current Headphone Amp 2 Headphone Amps
Last Updated 4/20/14
Current DAC 1 Source Components
Last Updated 4/20/14

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