Argo Duck
Interests
Photography & astro-photography
Club-level motor-sport
Running
Headphone Inventory
Sennheiser: HD 800 (2015)
Audez'e: LCD-3F (2014), LCD-2 rev 1 (2011)
Beyerdynamic: T1 (2011)
Grado: RS1, SR-60 (2000s)
Stax: Lambda pro (1992)

and sundry small fry
Headphone Amp Inventory
Decware csp2+
Decware Taboo II, hp run balanced from speaker taps
Meier Classic
Meier Concerto
Meier Opera
Violectric V100
Schiit Lyr w. Matsu & Siemens tubes
Little Dot 1+
Source Inventory
DACs
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(MAIN SPEAKER SYSTEM & HIGH IMP HEADPHONES) Schiit Yggdrasil (Black!)
(2.1 TV SOUND SYSTEM) Eastern Electric MiniMax DAC
(OFFICE) Meier Stagedac

BMC PureDAC
Beresford Bushmaster mk 1
Schiit Bifrost (one of the first); uber-upgrade board yet to be installed

Transports
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Arcam Alpha CDP
MacMini + Audirvana plus
iPod classic 120 with PURE i20 dock
Cable Inventory
Undecided about cable differences but have the following anyway:

Q-cable for LCD2/3
Decware Pre/Power silver interconnect (no does not sound 'brighter' or 'sweeter')
Various locally-sourced, custom built cables, sensibly priced
Power-Related Components
Hydroelectric Dams & turbines with 20kV overhead transmission lines; solar power
Other Audio Equipment
HFA 'Silver' Tube Preamp
Plinius SA-250 power amp
Plinius SA-50 power amp
Theophany M5 series 4 Speakers

Yamaha 'full-grand' keyboard
Music Preferences
Anything that makes a sound pretty much
Gear-Fi
Whiteboards, cork-boards, pen and paper
Vibiemme Domobar Super (espresso coffee press and steam engine!)
Olympus DS50 digital recorder
Meade 10" Schmidt-Newtonian
Canon 7D w. 70-200 F4L & 17-40 F4L
iPad (v1)
Wahoo running monitors
Occupation
Social scientist, statistician, software developer

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the art of hearing wrongly
Murphy's Law - Never argue with anyone crazier than you are
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posts brought to you these last six months in a leaky boat (with apologies to Split Enz)

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