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daltonlanny

Location:

Tellico Plains, Tennessee

Forum Post Count:

1372

Join Date:

4/6/07

About Me:

Headphone enthusiast. Started out with Beyerdynamic DT770's in the 80's.

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Reading, audio, watching blu ray movies, the internet, mountain landscape photography, hiking.

What I do for a living:

Automotive glass manufacturing

Headphone Inventory

CURRENT: Sennheiser HD800 S, HifiMan HE-6 (modded), HifiMan HE-500, Sennheiser HD650, Beyerdynamic DT 990 (vintage, pre-1990), Audio-Technica M50, Beats Studio V2.0 (For portable use).


GONE: AKG Q701 (bass modded), AKG K702, AKG K340, Audeze LCD V.2, AudioTechnica M50x, Beyerdynamic DT 880 600 ohm, Grado SR 60i, Hifiman HE-1000, Hifiman HE-560, Nad HP-50, Philips Fidelio X2, Sennheiser HD800, HD650 x5, HD600 x4, Sennheiser HD 540 Reference 1 and 2, HD 560 Ovation II, Sony MDR-V6, Stax SR-Lambda Signature.

Headphone Amp Inventory

Beta 22 with Sigma 22 power supply. (Two units. One is single-ended, the other is fully balanced).
Also, currently using a Harman Kardon HK3490, 120 w/channel @ 8 ohms receiver as well, at times, especially for HE-6 (speaker taps).

Gone: HeadAmp GS-1, Gustard H-10, Marantz PM8005.

Source Inventory

Marantz CD6004, Marantz CD5001, Oppo BDP-95 universal disc player for Hi-res SACD, DVD-Audio, and Blu-ray Audio playback.

Cable Inventory

Audioquest Black Mamba RCA interconnects, and Signal Cable Silver Resolution Reference RCA interconnects, Pangea AC-14SE Mk. II power cords.

Audio-Related Tweaks

Grill mods on HE-6, HE-500, HE-5LE.
Running HE-6 and sometimes the HE-500 straight to speaker taps on Harman Kardon HK3490 receiver.

Music Preferences

Pop, r&b, top 40, classic country, classic rock, acoustic, some hip hop.

daltonlanny's Recent Activity

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Sennheiser HD800S Unveiled!
daltonlanny posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum Today at 1:47 am | 4416 replies | 539291 views
HifiMAN HE-6 Planar Magnetic Headphone
daltonlanny posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum Today at 1:33 am | 18676 replies | 1029961 views
Sennheiser HD800 S Impressions Thread (read first post for summary)
daltonlanny posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/21/16 at 10:56am | 957 replies | 68695 views
Hifiman HE1000 Planar Dynamic Flagship
daltonlanny posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/15/16 at 2:02pm | 7559 replies | 560807 views
Battle Of The Flagships (58 Headphones Compared)
daltonlanny posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/14/16 at 7:03am | 5548 replies | 1184280 views
Break in period for Senn HD 800/HD 800S
daltonlanny posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/13/16 at 2:55pm | 5 replies | 162 views
SOLD : Hifiman HE-500 headphones, plus balanced cable, etc...
daltonlanny posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 4/10/16 at 6:54am | 0 replies | 479 views
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daltonlanny posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 4/9/16 at 1:49pm | 0 replies | 51 views
Quick question about reterminating HD650 cable for balanced use
daltonlanny posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 3/21/16 at 10:51pm | 19 replies | 1739 views

 

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