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AiDee

Location:

Just outside Goneburg

Forum Post Count:

1835

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

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!)
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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Thoughts on a bunch of DACs (and why delta-sigma sucks)
AiDee posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components Yesterday at 1:51 pm | 4493 replies | 381192 views
Who is thinking of buying the Schiit Yggdrasil?
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/22/15 at 3:51pm | 201 replies | 16158 views
Audeze LCD-3 Impressions Thread
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/21/15 at 11:02pm | 3692 replies | 201594 views
The (new) HD800 Impressions Thread
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/21/15 at 3:53pm | 18303 replies | 870819 views
New Schiit! Ragnarok and Yggdrasil
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/21/15 at 2:07pm | 5891 replies | 627603 views
AURALiC owners unite!
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/20/15 at 5:36pm | 1293 replies | 97357 views
Amp recommendations for Audeze LCD-3
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/20/15 at 12:55pm | 1178 replies | 121890 views
New Audeze LCD3
AiDee posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/15/15 at 11:26pm | 10442 replies | 739451 views
Sennheiser HD800 vs Audeze LCD-2 (Rev 2) vs Denon D7000 - A pianists review
AiDee posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/15/15 at 11:25pm | 21 replies | 5745 views
The Decware TABOO MK 111 Appreciation Thread
AiDee posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/11/15 at 3:38pm | 1949 replies | 72963 views

 

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Sources 5 Source Components
Last Updated 10/1/13
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