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somestranger26

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SF Bay Area

Forum Post Count:

1197

Join Date:

12/5/07

Last Online:

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About Me:

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What I do for a living:

Software Engineer

Headphone Inventory

Hifiman HE-6 w/ Toxic Cables Silver Widow cable (modded with Ohhgrouami's "vegan fuzzor" and blutack, regrilled, Lohb headband)
Oppo PM-3

~~~ Gone ~~~
Hifiman HE-5LE
Hifiman HE-5
Ultrasone Pro-900
Audio Technica ATH-A900

Headphone Amp Inventory

~~~ Gone ~~~
Elekit TU882 Tube amp
Hifiman EF1 Hybrid amp

Source Inventory

~~~ DACs ~~~
PS Audio DirectStream (Torreys firmware)

~~~ DAC / Amp Combos ~~~
Audio-GD Master-11
Oppo HA-2 (portable)

~~~ Gone ~~~
Audio-GD Reference-10.32
Audio-GD NFB-10ES Non-USB
Audio-GD DAC-19MK3

~~~ Transport ~~~
Focusrite Rednet 3 Ethernet-SPDIF Converter

~~~ USB Converters - All Gone! ~~~
Singxer F-1 (XMOS U208)
Breeze Audio DU-U8 w/ Talema transformer
WaveIO (XMOS)
Musical Fidelity V-Link 192 (XMOS)
Audio-GD Digital Interface V1 + Power Supply
M2tech Hiface

Cable Inventory

Cerious Graphene Extreme Low current (Red) power cable
Cerious Graphene Extreme Power conditioner (Yellow) power cable
Cabledyne Reference Silver power cable
Audio Sensibility Statement SE RCA SPDIF (1.5m)
Pangea AC-9 power cables
Toxic Cables Silver Widow HE6 cable

Power-Related Components

PS Audio Power Plant P5 power regenerator

Other Audio Equipment

~~~ Desktop system ~~~
Gaming computer (see below)

Rednet CAT 6a cable

Focusrite Rednet 3

PS Audio DirectStream ← Cerious Graphene Extreme (Red)

Audio Sensibilities Statement SE 1.5m RCA SPDIF

Audio-GD XLR Interconnects (1m)

Audio-GD Master-11 ← Cabledyne Reference Silver power cable
↓ ↓
↓ Hifiman HE-6


Mogami/Neutrik XLR interconnects

Emotiva XPA-1L Monoblocks ← Pangea AC9

Mapleshade Golden Helix Speaker Cable (2.4m)

Magnepan MMG (with Mapleshade jumpers and Hifi Tuning Supreme fuses)

~~~ Portable system ~~~
Samsung Galaxy S5

Oppo HA-2

Oppo PM-3

Audio-Related Tweaks

~~~ Gone ~~~
Uptone Audio USB REGEN
Schiit Wyrd USB Decrapifier
Modded Belkin F5U602 and several lesser USB cards

Music Preferences

Electronic (various genres especially Psychedelic ones), Post Rock predominantly. Favorite bands: Shpongle, 65daysofstatic

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

~~~ Gaming Computer ~~~
OS: Windows 10 Pro x64
Player: Foober2000 via ASIO and Dante Virtual Soundcard

CPU: Intel Core i7 5820k (6-core, 3.3Ghz)
Motherboard: MSI X99S Krait
Memory: 16 GB (4x4) DDR4-2400
Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 Ti
Storage: 2x Samsung 950 Pro 256GB, 2x Plextor M5P 256GB
Case: Antec Twelve Hundred
PSU: Corsair HX750i
Mouse: Logitech G400s
Keyboard: Leopold FC200R (Cherry MX Brown mechanical switches)

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AUDIO over IP - REDNET 3 & 16 Review. AES67 Sets A New Standard for Computer Audio
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XMOS XU208 USB BRIDGES - THE LATEST GEN HAS ARRIVED!
somestranger26 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 7/26/16 at 4:44pm | 3104 replies | 154937 views
Audio GD Master-11(Combination from Master 7 and Master 9)
somestranger26 posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 7/20/16 at 1:09pm | 1976 replies | 109327 views
Life after Yggdrasil?
somestranger26 posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 7/19/16 at 5:17pm | 624 replies | 39685 views
The DIY'rs Cookbook
somestranger26 posted in this thread in DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Discussions 7/5/16 at 2:53pm | 650 replies | 21524 views
Singxer F-1 USB to SPDIF Converter
somestranger26 posted in this thread in Cables, Speakers, Tweaks, Accessories For... 6/28/16 at 5:20pm | 0 replies | 53 views
REDNet and AES67
somestranger26 posted in this thread in Computer Audio 6/19/16 at 12:39pm | 23 replies | 971 views

 

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