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Sugar and spice and all things nice


Houston, TX

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on 11/19/15

About Me:

Math geek

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

math, puzzles, weightlifting, learning

What I do for a living:

Professor and research mathematician

Headphone Inventory

Stax SR-007 MKI
Stax 404LE

Sennheiser HD800 (#276)
Sennheiser HD650
Sennheiser HD580 (second pair)
Sennheiser PX100

JH Audio JH13 Pro

Etymotic ER4P/S

Audio Technica ATH-AD2000
Audio Technica ATH-A900LTD

AKG K701

AKG K340, K501, K271 MKII
Audeze LCD-2 Rev 1
Audio Technica ATH-A2000X, ATH-ES7, ATH-ANC7, ATH-ESW9
Beyerdynamic: DT990 250 ohm (2005), DT770 pro 80ohm, Darth Beyers (Leopardwood + 2m blackmax cable)
Denon AH-D2000
Etymotic ER-6i
Fostex/Smeggy Thunderpants
Future Sonics Atrio M5
Grado SR225, PS500
Jays q-Jays
Klipsch X10
Nuforce NE-7M
Sennheiser: HD580 with Moon Audio Blue Dragon v2 cable and HD600 grills (first pair), HD 600 with HD650 cable, HD201, HD280 pro, HD 25-1
Shure SE535, SRH840, E3c
Ultrasone: DJ1 Pro, HFI-780
Ultimate Ears: Super.fi 3 Studio, Ultimate Ears Super.fi 5 Pro, Super.fi 5 EB
Westone UM2
Yuin PK3

Headphone Amp Inventory

Apex Peak/Volcano
ECP Audio DSHA-1
Headamp BHSE (on order)
Headamp KGSS
Headamp GS-1
Headamp Pico (dac/amp)
Headamp Pico Slim
n_maher built/Dsavitsk designed DIY Torpedo

Woo Audio WA5 LE (Sophia Princess Mesh 300B and 274B, Sylvania brown base 6sn7wgt)
3-channel SE Naamanf built B22
Singlepower Extreme (RCA grey glass 6sn7GT + GEC 6080WA)
Stello HP100
Musical Fidelity X-Can v3 with Pink Floyd mods, Little Pinkie v3i and 6H23N-EB tubes
Darkvoice 332 (WE 403B + Ulyanovsk 6S19P-B tubes)
Darkvoice 336SE (Sylvania 6sn7WGT short bottle, brown base and GE 6AS7)
Firestone Audio Cute Beyond, Red (OPA2107)
Meier Corda 2Move
RSA Hornet M (Red)

Source Inventory

PS Audio Perfectwave DAC MKII
Benchmark DAC-2 D
Headamp Pico DAC x2

Electrocompaniet ECD-1
Firestone Audio Fubar II (OPA2107)
Firestone Audio Spitfire
Marantz: SA8001
Marantz CC4001
Rotel RCD-961
Stello DA100

Cable Inventory

Blue Jeans cables interconnects
Iron Lung Jellyfish power cables

Power-Related Components

Zero Surge 8R15W-TWR
Tripp Lite Isobar 6 Ultra

Audio-Related Tweaks

B&K 747B tube tester

(pair) RCA grey glass VT-231 (40's)
(pair) Sylvania 6sn7wgt brown base (early 50's)
(pair) Sylvania 6sn7WGTA brown base (early 60's)
(pair) Tung Sol 5998
(pair) GEC 6080
(2) Ken Rad VT-231
(1) RCA VT-231
(2) Tung Sol 6sn7gtb

Music Preferences

Some favorites: Radiohead, PJ Harvey, Tori Amos, Beck, Sarah McLachlan, Pixies, Blind Melon, Tracy Chapman, Norah Jones, Elton John, Fleetwood Mac, Stevit Nicks, R.E.M., Shawn Colvin, Sonic Youth, Pearl Jam, Nirvana, Armin van Buuren, The Chemical Brothers, Thievery Corporation, Chris Isaak, Clark, Cowboy Junkies, Dave Matthews Band, Depeche Mode, Dido, Edie Brickell and the New Bohemians, Egberto Gismonti, Everything but the Girl, Enya, Fiona Apple, Jane's Addiction, Jeff Buckley, Jewel, Lamb, Led Zeppelin, Ludovico Einaudi, Mazzy Star, Morrissey, The Smiths, Neil Young, Nine Inch Nails, Olive, Paul Simon, Pavement, Pepe Romero, Smashing Pumpkins, Sting, The Sundays, The Verve

shellylh's Recent Activity

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Headamp Blue Hawaii Special Edition
shellylh posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 6/29/14 at 1:51pm | 8607 replies | 798089 views
The HeadAmp GS-X and GS-X MK2 Thread
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Apex Peak/Volcano
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The Apex High Fi Audio Teton!
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Comparisons of the Liquid Lightning and KGSSHV Solid State Stax Amplifiers
shellylh posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 9/25/13 at 12:01pm | 209 replies | 26435 views
Woo Audio WA5-LE
shellylh posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 9/2/13 at 7:56pm | 6 replies | 3900 views
DIY Charity/Non-profit Raffle (details inside)
shellylh posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 9/1/13 at 7:50am | 17 replies | 5641 views
Grado PS500
shellylh posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 7/29/13 at 2:04pm | 0 replies | 854 views
FS: Sennheiser Momentum (Brown) in like new condition
shellylh posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 7/17/13 at 7:04pm | 0 replies | 378 views
FS: Audio Technica ESW9 and AT-HPP5 hardcase
shellylh posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 7/16/13 at 12:54pm | 0 replies | 634 views


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