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A little red dot somewhere in S.E. Asia

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on 2/3/14

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Head-Fi, Hi-Fi, Photography, Cars, Motorbikes, Bicycles, Home Theatre etc. etc.

What I do for a living:

Desk job

Headphone Inventory

Grado SR80
Grado RS1 #6969
Audio Technica ONTO
Sony MDR-E888LP
Grado HF2
Grado PS-1
Grado Black Vintage 325
Grado HF1
Audio Technica ATH-ESW10JPN
Stax SR-404 Limited
Westone 3
Audio Technica ATH-ES10
AKG K1000 (bass heavy version)

Denon AH-D2000
Beyerdynamic DT880 (2005) 600 ohms
Beyerdynamic DT990 (2005) 250 ohms
Alessandro MS-1
AKG K702 with Moon Audio Black Dragon Cable
Denon AH-D7000
Sennheiser HD800 with Mundorf Silver/Gold
Grado GS1000
Alessandro MS-Pro
Sennheiser HD600 with APS V3 cable

Headphone Amp Inventory

iBasso D4 Mamba Portable DAC / Headphone Amp
Maverick Audio TubeMagic D1 DAC / Headphone Amp
Stax SRM-717
Mapletree EAR+ HD Custom
RSA P-51 Mustang

Heed CanAmp
Little Dot Mk IV SE (stock tubes) - CV4010 and 6H30PI Gold-pins version
Graham Slee Solo SRG
SPL Auditor
Yamamoto HA-02
Darkvoice THA-337 (RCA 6AS7G Black Plates with Jan Phillips 6SJ7WGT)
Mapletree Audio Design Ear+ HD250SE
Stax SRM-606 Limited
Eddie Current Zana Deux SE

Source Inventory

Marantz SA8003 SACD/CDP (modded by Effective Audio Mods)
Marantz SA7003 SACD/CDP
Maverick Audio TubeMagic D1 DAC
iPod Video (5.5G)
VPI Classic, Benz-Micro Glider SL cartridge, Trigon Advance phonostage

Rega P3-24 Colours with TTPSU, AT440MLa cartridge and Trigon Advance / Graham Slee Era Gold V phono stage

Cable Inventory

Supra Dual RCA interconnects
Van den Hul "The Name" RCA interconnects
Audio Art IC-3 interconnects
ALO Bling Bling iPod LOD

Power-Related Components

Van Den Hul Mainserver
Black Sands Violet Z1
Iego L70530

Other Audio Equipment

Yamaha RX-V1800 AV Receiver
Q Acoustics 1050i stereo speakers
Q Acoustics 1010 surround speakers
Q Acoustics 1000Ci centre speaker
Mordaunt Short Avant 309i sub-woofer
Supra Rondo 4 x 2.5 speaker cables
QED SR-SW subwoofer cable
QED HDMI-P cables

Music Preferences

Everything really, but with an inclination towards 80s and 90s rock, and female vocals.

Interests (non-headphone)

Photography, Movies, Playing X-box Live, Fishing, Cycling

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

Nikon D700 camera
Pinarello Dogma bicycle with full Campy Super Record Gruppo and Campy Bora Ultra 2 wheels

kds5000's Recent Activity

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REVIEW: Meier Audio Concerto headphone amp
kds5000 posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 3/18/10 at 12:03pm | 831 replies | 118875 views
Joining the Grado Family
kds5000 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 10/18/09 at 5:55am | 35 replies | 1787 views
Maple Tree Audio Ear+ HD250 Amp !
kds5000 posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 1/5/10 at 7:49am | 135 replies | 12679 views
Grado HF2 Roll Call! (Count as of 12:00AM on 6/14: 215)
kds5000 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 5/31/09 at 10:56am | 316 replies | 16533 views
The Grado HF2--It's For Real
kds5000 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 5/31/09 at 1:51am | 2858 replies | 232729 views
Review of Little-Dot MKIVse
kds5000 posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 2/13/09 at 1:00pm | 845 replies | 164409 views
The Stax thread (New)
kds5000 posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 1/3/10 at 8:58am | 24764 replies | 2090701 views
Darkvoice 337 - A Review
kds5000 posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 10/17/09 at 4:12am | 905 replies | 144267 views


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