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Evansville, IN USA

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on 10/2/14

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

The design of audio chassis, furniture, and headphones.

What I do for a living:

Sales Manager - Hydraulic and Custom Products. If you can draw it in SolidWorks, we can build it.

Headphone Inventory

NAD RP18; AKG K141; Fostex T20v1, T20v2; Kenwood KH-33, KH-82, KH-83; Stax SR-Lambda and SR-001; Denon C710; Koss KSC75; Sony EX-91

Headphone Amp Inventory

MOSFET-MAX V1.2, Aikido 24V (being built at 75V), Yamaha CR-620 receiver, eXStata SS (under construction), Pass DIY Balanced F5 (AudioSector boards and parts ordered). Cavalli Audio Balanced Liquid Gold.

Source Inventory

Sony C2000ES, Denon DCD-F101, Pro-Ject 1.2 TT, Kenwood DP-3020 CDP, DIY Shigaclone CD transport. Audio Sector NOS USB DAC. TI PCM1704 DAC on Developer's board.

Cable Inventory

DIY cables. Mostly cryo'd 8-wire 28awg SPC MIL-SPEC PTFE Alpha wire for both headphones and ICs. A Soloz Audio Reference Silver Hybrid cable on the RP18s.

Power-Related Components

DIY filtered power distribution blocks plugged into dedicated 20A outlets. Whole house surge protection.

Other Audio Equipment

Silvertone modified and retrofitted console, Original 1954 Magnavox mono console.

Audio-Related Tweaks

Q-Tips! Clean ears are the key.

Music Preferences

Mainly Alt Rock, Big Band, Jazz, Female Singer-Songwriters, Folk, Alt Folk, Classic Rock, Chamber Music... Pretty much everything except Country and Gosbel.

Interests (non-headphone)

Renewable Energy, Organic CSA farms, Cohousing, radio controlled vehicles, hydroponics, home brewing, camping, canoeing, woodworking, fiber arts, V-Dubs, too many too list!

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

Japanese hand tools, power tools, knives, Zippo lighters, and a few others, but not a large collection of any of them.

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Orthodynamic Roundup
BoilermakerFan posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 12/15/11 at 8:33pm | 24793 replies | 1864698 views
Show us your vintage headphones!
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Cavalli Audio Liquid Fire is finally here
BoilermakerFan posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 5/5/11 at 10:14am | 348 replies | 23289 views
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BoilermakerFan posted in this thread in Head-Fi Meet Impressions, Trade Show... 4/27/11 at 5:17pm | 28 replies | 2637 views
The Stax thread (New)
BoilermakerFan posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/25/11 at 2:50pm | 24764 replies | 2106810 views
eXStatA Build Thread II
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Renovated and modded akg k140 baby sextetts
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