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Tellico Plains, Tennessee

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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 with ohhgourami's recommend mods), 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, Hifiman HE-500, 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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DT880 vs HD600
daltonlanny posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Yesterday at 11:47 pm | 19 replies | 28697 views
Sennheiser HDVD800 headphone amplifier/dac
daltonlanny posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 2/18/17 at 8:26pm | 0 replies | 65 views
Sennheiser HD800 S....SOLD
daltonlanny posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 2/7/17 at 9:31pm | 0 replies | 382 views
Massdrop Sennheiser HD6xx....limited edition headphones***SOLD***
daltonlanny posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 12/31/16 at 5:45pm | 3 replies | 322 views
Sennheiser x Massdrop HD6XX Review / Preview - Head-Fi TV
daltonlanny posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/21/16 at 4:58pm | 3166 replies | 238212 views
The (new) HD800 Impressions Thread
daltonlanny posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 12/8/16 at 12:37pm | 25462 replies | 1341869 views
The AKG K7XX Massdrop First Edition Thread
daltonlanny posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 11/27/16 at 2:24pm | 4350 replies | 476127 views
WTB: Marantz SA8001 SACD/CD player
daltonlanny posted in this thread in Source Components For Sale / Trade 10/21/16 at 11:42am | 2 replies | 83 views
Sennheiser HD800S Unveiled!
daltonlanny posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 8/30/16 at 10:40am | 5896 replies | 724508 views


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