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||3 weeks, 2 days ago
||Into the whole bigger is better, and they dont build em like they used to philosophy.
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Music, PC gaming. The audition and aquisition of audio kit. Golf albiet very bad.
|What I do for a living:
||Software testing manager for a communications company in the UK.
||2 x K1000 w. SAA Endorphin and SAA Equinox
PS1000 custom HD800 cable socket by Deco Audio w. SAA Endorphin
HD800 w. SAA Endorphin
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||Woo Audio 5 - Woo Trixed. Brimar brown bas 6SN7, Takatsuki 300B, WE422A. Further mods include Mundorf SIO coupling capacitors. Audionote tantalum resistors.
Mapletree EAR HD150SE for Work - Customised by Deco Audio, silver in cotton point to point.
||Michelle Orbe - SME IV - Audionote IQ3 cart
Mapletree Ultra 4SE Phono Stage - Extensive mods by Lloyd and Deco audio - 12sc7 converted to 12ax7, Mundorf Polyprop PSU Caps, Nordost umbilical, Mundorf SIO coupling caps. Volume, Channel and Source selector bypass. GE 5751 5*, Russian 1578, Tung Sol 6X5
Empirical Audio Overdrive DAC w. 192 USB ultra clock. Sigma Linear PSUs by AMB labs - built by Deco Audio.
||Stephan Audio Art Endorphin HD800 plug w. HD800 treatment
Stephan Audio Art Endorphin HD800 plug w. PS1000 treatment
Audionote silver Vx SME cable
Kondo silver litz tonearm cable
Nordost Valhalla mains (Crazy I know)
Nordost Brahama mains
Nordost Vishnu mains
Custom Shiva umbillicals for Mapletree Ultra4SE and Woo WA5
Chord Sarum and Indigo+ RCA
|Other Audio Equipment
||Something Solid XLR Shelving
Glenn adapters for 596 to 5U4G, EZ80 to 6X5, 12SN7 to 6SN7
||Anything that carries a tune, but not modern pop or R&B
||Stargate - May Syfy burn for cancelling it
Farscape/B5 - Greatest SciFi
Weber BBQ - Yes Ive BBQ a turkey :)
Growing vegtables and gardening.
World of Warcraft
|Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)
||Apple i-thing fanboy :)
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