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||Evansville, IN USA
|Forum Post Count:
||3 weeks, 1 day ago
|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.
||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.
||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.
||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.
||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.
||Q-Tips! Clean ears are the key.
||Mainly Alt Rock, Big Band, Jazz, Female Singer-Songwriters, Folk, Alt Folk, Classic Rock, Chamber Music... Pretty much everything except Country and Gosbel.
||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.
BoilermakerFan's Recent Activity
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