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on 1/20/17

About Me:

Taught Sci in NYC public schools

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Drumming N scale trains, antique glass, SW indian pottery

What I do for a living:

Retired science teacher

Headphone Inventory

Grado RS2, Roland RH-A30, Senn 600/650s, various iems, Hifi man he5le/400, Fischer FA011/FA003, ATH900ADX, Focal Spirit one, AKG Tiesto, M Audio HDH 50, ZMF Master V1
owned: AKG 501 Senn 580 AKG 701 Stax Lambda Pro
wished to own Senn Orpheus after hearing at meet pretty amazing!!

Headphone Amp Inventory

Schiit Lyr, Bellari HA540, Schiit Valhalla, Goldpoint,pro, G1217 (Ember + SC, Horizon + SC ,2xPolaris Sunrise V2) Audio GD Compass 2 DACs: Micromega Mydac , Schiit Bifrost, AGD Compass 2, Music Hall 15.2

My favorite combo chain Cayin CDP-optical digital to A GD Compass 2 DAC section (sabre DAC) RCAs out to LYR with Toshiba 6dj8s driving HF man 5LE That could be end game for me

Source Inventory

CDPs Cambridge 640 v2, Cayin cdt-23,

Cable Inventory

nothing more then $40.00

Power-Related Components

Richard Grey Power Co. conditioner

Other Audio Equipment

Sonus Faber speakers, NAD 356bee intergrated Amp, Sony SACD CD/DVD

Audio-Related Tweaks

blu tack everything stacked and held in place using it on feet, tube dampers they just look cool

Music Preferences

Jazz, classical ,bdway Sinatra ,Elvis, 50s doo wop country western bluegrass esp gospel

Interests (non-headphone)

grandparent or as wife likes to say baby sitters with credit cards

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

N scale trains, SW indian pottery, vintage Sci-fi pulp mag my drum kit

J&J's Recent Activity

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Schiit Happened: The Story of the World's Most Improbable Start-Up
J&J posted in this thread in Jason Stoddard 12/28/16 at 3:49pm | 19486 replies | 3471580 views
Original Schiit LYR - Plus Tube Socket Savers *Price Drop*
J&J posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 1/14/16 at 5:11pm | 3 replies | 443 views
The Sennheiser Orpheus 2? A First Look At The Sennheiser HE-1 (The New Orpheus)
J&J posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 11/3/15 at 7:21am | 2121 replies | 210335 views
g1217 6SN7 adapter
J&J posted in this thread in Cables, Speakers, Tweaks, Accessories For... 7/7/15 at 4:02pm | 0 replies | 106 views
HeadRoom is back on Head-Fi - Save 15%
J&J posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 6/16/15 at 1:17pm | 37 replies | 5196 views
Official New York Spring Meet 5.2.15 Impressions
J&J posted in this thread in Head-Fi Meet Impressions, Trade Show... 5/3/15 at 2:27pm | 115 replies | 11000 views
Starter Tube AMPs
J&J posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/25/15 at 6:28am | 5 replies | 230 views
Garage1217 Project Solstice
J&J posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/10/15 at 7:38am | 118 replies | 11539 views
New from Garage1217, the solid-state Project Polaris!
J&J posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 3/19/15 at 3:31pm | 1652 replies | 98056 views
Project Ember Tube Rolling
J&J posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 3/9/15 at 7:31am | 2907 replies | 113067 views


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