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AiDee

Location:

Finns' Land

Forum Post Count:

1503

Join Date:

11/6/07

What I do for a living:

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

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

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

Transports
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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

Audio-Related Tweaks

Don't listen when tired
Don't listen when working (or use speakers)

Interests (non-headphone)

Photography & astro-photography
Club-level motor-sport
Running

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

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

AiDee's Recent Activity

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B.M.C. Announces PureDAC
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 8/19/14 at 1:26pm | 257 replies | 20957 views
Amp recommendations for Audeze LCD-3
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 8/19/14 at 1:10pm | 1024 replies | 96073 views
Metrum NOS Hex Flagship DAC
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 8/17/14 at 3:37pm | 329 replies | 21440 views
The Decware TABOO MK 111 Appreciation Thread
AiDee posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 8/16/14 at 10:24pm | 1863 replies | 64312 views
Audeze LCD-3 Impressions Thread
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 8/12/14 at 3:56pm | 2956 replies | 148457 views
Schiit Happened: The Story of the World's Most Improbable Start-Up
AiDee posted in this thread in Jason Stoddard 8/12/14 at 1:08pm | 2324 replies | 429119 views
Amp recommendations for Audeze LCD-2
AiDee posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 8/7/14 at 1:31pm | 7634 replies | 722367 views
New Audeze LCD3
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 7/29/14 at 1:26pm | 9535 replies | 633270 views
Thoughts on a bunch of DACs (and why I hate chocolate ice cream)
AiDee posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 7/21/14 at 3:36pm | 1257 replies | 114961 views

 

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'phones 7 Headphones
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Sources 5 Source Components
Last Updated 10/1/13
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Last Updated 10/8/11
Amps 8 Headphone Amps
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