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Just outside Goneburg

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What I do for a living:

Research social behavior
Statistician (biostats consultant)
Part-time analyst

Headphone Inventory

Audez'e: LCD-3F (2014), LCD-2 rev 1 (2011)
Beyerdynamic: T1 (2011)
Grado: RS1, SR-60
Stax: Lambda pro (1992)

and sundry small fry

Headphone Amp Inventory

Decware csp2+
Decware Taboo II, hp run balanced from speaker taps
Meier Classic
Meier Concerto
Meier Opera
Violectric V100
Schiit Lyr w. Matsu & Siemens tubes
Little Dot 1+

Source Inventory

Beresford Bushmaster mk 1
Meier Stagedac
Schiitt Bifrost (one of the first); uber-upgrade board yet to be installed
Eastern Electric MiniMax DAC

Arcam Alpha CDP
MacMini + Audirvana plus
iPod classic 120 with PURE i20 dock

Cable Inventory

Undecided about cable differences but have the following anyway:

Q-cable for LCD2/3
Decware Pre/Power silver interconnect
Various locally-sourced 'high-end' cables built at sensibly low prices

Power-Related Components

NZ Hydroelectric Dams & turbines; 20kV overhead transmission lines

Other Audio Equipment

HFA 'Silver' Tube Preamp
Plinius SA-250 power amp
Plinius SA-50 power amp
Theophany M5 series 4 Speakers

Yamaha 'full-grand' keyboard

Interests (non-headphone)

Photography & astro-photography
Club-level motor-sport

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

Whiteboards, cork-boards, pen and paper
Vibiemme Domobar Super (espresso coffee press and steam engine!)
Olympus DS50 digital recorder
Meade 10" Schmidt-Newtonian
Canon 7D w. 70-200 F4L & 17-40 F4L
iPad (v1)
Wahoo stuff

AiDee's Recent Activity

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New Audeze LCD3
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Thoughts on a bunch of DACs (and why I hate chocolate ice cream)
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Schiit Happened: The Story of the World's Most Improbable Start-Up
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New Schiit! Ragnarok and Yggdrasil
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum Yesterday at 5:06 pm | 5259 replies | 573580 views
CanJam SoCal 2015 Impressions Thread
AiDee posted in this thread in Head-Fi Meet Impressions, Trade Show... 3/28/15 at 7:20pm | 532 replies | 67751 views
Audeze LCD-3 Impressions Thread
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 3/26/15 at 11:22pm | 3616 replies | 196980 views
Who is thinking of buying the Schiit Yggdrasil?
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 3/24/15 at 6:10pm | 156 replies | 12155 views
The (new) HD800 Impressions Thread
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 3/21/15 at 12:14pm | 17733 replies | 841190 views
Review of Meier Audio Corda JAZZ
AiDee posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 3/7/15 at 12:03pm | 169 replies | 29797 views


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AiDee's Lists

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'phones 7 Headphones
Last Updated 5/18/14
Sources 5 Source Components
Last Updated 10/1/13
Gone 1 Other
Last Updated 10/8/11
Amps 8 Headphone Amps
Last Updated 10/6/11

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