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germanium

Location:

Fife Washington

Forum Post Count:

1716

Join Date:

9/24/06

Last Online:

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About Me:

57 year old truck driver. Have been interested in audio since I was 5 years old but could never affo

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Computers, Electronics.

What I do for a living:

Truck Driver

Headphone Inventory

Etymotic Research ER4P with P to S converter
Audio technical ATH-M50x

Headphone Amp Inventory

Headphone out from modded X-Fi titanium HD
Creative Labs E3

Source Inventory

Computer with modified Creative Labs ZXR soundcard
Samsung Galaxy S5

Cable Inventory

Mostly home made

Power-Related Components

Belkin 1500VA battery back up

Other Audio Equipment

Modified M-Audio BX5 studio monitors. With modifications these are extremely high resolution. Stock they actually are not very good sounding. Modified Tannoy TS10 subwoofer.

Audio-Related Tweaks

D.C. coupling most amps in my setup. Metalized film bypass caps in al componants of the audio chain. Removal of subsonic filters

Music Preferences

Jazz, New age, classical &classic rock

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

Home built computer tweaking

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Noob Alert!! What does jitter sound like?
germanium posted in this thread in Computer Audio 5/28/15 at 8:05pm | 47 replies | 6327 views
Creative Sound Blaster new series Z, Zx & ZxR
germanium posted in this thread in Computer Audio 5/27/15 at 6:50pm | 2851 replies | 274917 views
Mac OS X Music Players - alternatives to iTunes
germanium posted in this thread in Computer Audio 5/1/15 at 1:09am | 2844 replies | 397918 views
Beyerdynamic T90 :D
germanium posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/25/15 at 2:38am | 3003 replies | 316958 views
Why computer audio often times sounds harsh even on high end sound cards & DAC's
germanium posted in this thread in Computer Audio 4/24/15 at 7:08am | 10 replies | 448 views
Pictures of your computer rigs! Post them here!
germanium posted in this thread in Computer Audio 4/21/15 at 1:04am | 9725 replies | 2931006 views
Want room shaking bass? Which subwoofer?
germanium posted in this thread in Computer Audio 4/19/15 at 9:33pm | 3 replies | 145 views
Creative Labs Sound Blaster E3 review
germanium posted in this thread in Computer Audio 4/17/15 at 12:28pm | 16 replies | 6655 views
Upgrading comp setup suggestions
germanium posted in this thread in Computer Audio 4/14/15 at 6:14am | 16 replies | 363 views

 

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