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What I do for a living:

Attorney (employment law and commercial litigation)

Headphone Inventory

-Sennheiser HD800 (reterminated to 4pin xlr with Neutrik NC4MXX)
-Audio Technica ATH-ES10
-Westone 4
-Sennheiser HD650
-Beyerdynamic DT 880 (250 ohm) (reterminated with Neutrik NP3X-B)
-Sennheiser IE8
-Martin Logan Mikros 90
-Fostex T50RP (diymods)
-NuForce Ne-7m
-Koss KSC75

-Alpha Dogs
-Etymotic Er-6i
-Yuin PK3

Headphone Amp Inventory

-diy Bottlehead Mainline (with RTI teflon coupling caps)
-Firstwatt F3 Clone
-diy Bottlehead Crack (with Speedball, TKD 2511 pot, 100uf Obbligato coupling caps, 2.2uf Axon bypass cap, and running a 1959 tung sol 12bh7a and gec 6as7g)
-diy O2 with AGDR booster board (v.3.0) and dual LME49990 adaptor in gain stage.
-diy Mini^3
-diy The Wire SE-SE (build in progress)

-Woo Audio WA3 (running 2x Amperex 7308 PQ's and Tung Sol 5998/7236)

Source Inventory

-Keces 131 DAC
-Pico DAC
-Arcam DV78
-Blue Circle Thingee
-Xmos Asynch USB converter w/ PSU
-iPad4 -> CCK
-iPhone 6+ -> CCK
-Topping tp30 with Pyramid PS
-Synology ds211j
-Fire TV/Apple TV

Cable Inventory

-Various diy'd cables/interconnects
-Bottlehead Power Cable
-BJC-LC1 stereo audio
-Belden 1505F high flex digital coax

Power-Related Components

Belkin PF60

Other Audio Equipment

Marantz SR6003
Klipsch Legend KLF-20's (diy modded with Crites x-overs and ti tweeters)
Boston CR85's
Wharfedale PI-10's
Klipsch KLF-C5
Martin Logan Encore TL

Music Preferences

Folk, Indie, Choral/Classical, HipHop, Bluegrass, Jazz, Pop, Blues

Interests (non-headphone)

My wife and daughter, computers and related gadgetry, food, espresso, DIY, gaming and fiction

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

Canon 5d mkii; Rancilio Silva; Mazzer Mini

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Bottlehead Amplifier Discussion / Comparison Thread: Crack, SEX & Mainline
skeptic posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 5/20/15 at 4:28pm | 1230 replies | 76480 views
New Schiit! Ragnarok and Yggdrasil
skeptic posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/20/15 at 10:51am | 7867 replies | 807161 views
yggdrasil technical measurements
skeptic posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 5/17/15 at 9:56pm | 57 replies | 7834 views
Schiit Yggdrasil Impressions thread
skeptic posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/14/15 at 10:24am | 121 replies | 12505 views
Official Free FLAC File Music Sharing Thread
skeptic posted in this thread in Music 5/3/15 at 10:39pm | 561 replies | 225051 views
Crack;Bottlehead OTL
skeptic posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 4/27/15 at 11:44pm | 6962 replies | 519095 views
HD800 "Anaxilus" Mod
skeptic posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/24/15 at 11:45am | 245 replies | 38248 views
The (new) HD800 Impressions Thread
skeptic posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/24/15 at 11:44am | 18782 replies | 903815 views
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