Thermionic's Community Profile
||Looking at the trees in the UK
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||I have had a serious interest in HI-Fi and sound recording for over 40 years, wheelchair user.
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Photography, Horology (clocks and watches), Making live recordings, The Arts, Radio Ham, Good Food.
|What I do for a living:
||Senn. HD650 + Equinox Noir , Senn. CX300 and IE8, AT little wood things, Stax SR5 (rebuilt), Stax SR001MK2, Stax Lambda Nova Signature, Koss ESP6 (rebuilt), Grado SR125 (modified).
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||Stax SRMt-1, SRD6, SRX, Graham Slee Solo 2007, MiniBox E and E+, Hifiman HM101
||Portable: Qube, HiFiman HM-801 (balanced module), Cowon D2, Ipod Classic 160gb, Ipad 16gb, Sony PCM D50, Sony Pro Walkman and DAT Walkman, Stellavox SU8 (reel-to-reel) Uher 4000
Fixed: Marantz cd/da12, Yamha CT7000, Lorricraft 401, SME 3009 mk 1, AT F7, Nagra T- Audio + Dolby A., Ferrograph Logic 7 Wadia 170i
||Some VDH but home made mostly.
||Live in the country with little EMC pollution.
|Other Audio Equipment
||Have a small collection of vintage equipment acquired over the years including LS3/5a, Harbeth P3ESR and Quad ELS57's, Tannoy Monitor Gold / Lancaster, Garrard 401 with home machined unipivot arm, Dynavector or AT carts, Trichord Dino pre, Audio Research LS7, Quad303, rebuilt Leak Stereo 20 Ferrograph Logic 7, Akai GX77, Decca mastering system with IVC tape transport and protype optical drive etc.
||I made a Plastecine turntable mat once, and usually shorten signal leads.
||Mainstream (acoustic) Jazz, Classical
|Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)
||The classic 35mm still cameras, precision timekeepers, 1980's broadcast television equipment including that by Ampex and Nagra. Sometime Ham radio operator.
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Thermionic's Forum Signature
Main Headphone system: HHB professional CD recorder via AES into Decca mastering DAC, Stax SRM-T1S + Stax Lambda Nova Signature
Computer: MBP, M-Audio Transit, Slee Solo, Equinox, HD650 or Stax SRD-X + SR5 (both modified)
Mobile: Ipod Classic, Ipad, Hifiman 801 balanced, Senn. IE8 or Stax SR001