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Happy Camper


Annapolis, MO (in the middle of retirement)

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About Me:

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Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

cars, saltwater husbandry, photography, sports, sciences, staying alive

What I do for a living:

Semi retired

Headphone Inventory

Home- RS-1 (bedside and portable), HE-6 Grill and felt modded (main rig)

Portable- Ety4s, ATH-EW9

Gone- K701, HD580 (yeah I haven't spent money to buy my badge of experience) But my buddies have given me plenty of experience with their obsessions. Thanks guys.

Headphone Amp Inventory

Home- Singlepower Extreme Platinum w/BG output cap.(Boat anchor that I use bedside), Rotel RMB-100x2 125w @8 ohms

Portable- Xin Macro 4 (seldom used)

Source Inventory

Lynx Hilo, Pioneer Elite DV-47A (SACD&DVD-A)

Cable Inventory

Virtual Dynamics Power 1 on transformer

Power-Related Components

Isolation transformer for dac and computer

Other Audio Equipment

Speaker rig- Martin Logan SL-3, Arius, Logos
Velodyne HGS-15
Source- Pioneer Elite DV-47A
Blu-Ray Panasonic
B & K Ref.30
AMP- B & K 5720 (380w x5 @ 4 ohms)

Audio-Related Tweaks

felt covered the surfaces of the HE-6.

replaced grills to a more open weave

Music Preferences

50s-70s rock/prog., acoustic, pop, old country
new age, blues, bluegrass, any new experiences, what cha got?

Interests (non-headphone)

sports, astronomy, physical sciences, cars, poker, fishing, kayaking, photography, hunting, farming & becoming independent of the grid

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

Panasonic VT-30 65" plasma

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HifiMAN HE-6 Planar Magnetic Headphone
Happy Camper posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum Yesterday at 6:05 pm | 14787 replies | 760037 views
Re: High End Audio advice for a Newbie
Happy Camper posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 8/14/14 at 2:42pm | 26 replies | 338 views
Conflicting information on Cables and other audiophile components.
Happy Camper posted in this thread in Sound Science 8/10/14 at 2:57pm | 240 replies | 4218 views
Why would those with HE-6 prefer speaker amps?
Happy Camper posted in this thread in Sound Science 8/6/14 at 9:29am | 89 replies | 1672 views
Has anybody reached the peak and losing interest?
Happy Camper posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 8/4/14 at 1:38pm | 105 replies | 4339 views
What is '3 blob soundstage' ?
Happy Camper posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 8/4/14 at 12:27pm | 10 replies | 121 views
What is the special sauce behind the Chord Hugo?
Happy Camper posted in this thread in Sound Science 8/2/14 at 6:47am | 46 replies | 1750 views
Extreme RC helicopter flying
Happy Camper posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 7/26/14 at 11:18am | 27 replies | 1012 views


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