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I'm a 29 year-old chemist-slash-engineer who enjoys this as a hobby.
Headphone Inventory
CURRENT
Ultimate Ears TripleFi 10
MEE Audio P1 Pinnacle
Fostex TH-X00
AKG Q701
Sennheiser HD650
Senneheiser HD6XX

PREVIOUS
Demon AH-D2000
Beyerdynamic DT770 Pro 600Ohm
Beyerdynamic DT880 Premium 600Ohm
Sennheiser HD600
Sennheiser HD650 (two times over)
Sennheiser HD555
AKG Q460
Audio Technica ATH-M50
Headphone Amp Inventory
CURRENT
Darkvoice 336SE (heavily modded by me)
Fiio E11
Bottlehead Crack + Speedball
Fully Balanced AMB B22

PREVIOUS
PS Audio GCHA
Audio-GD Compass
Shanling PH100
Darkvoice 336SE (modded by weeeeesquirrel)
Little Dot MKIII
DIY Pete Millett "Jonokuchi"
Bottlehead Crack (with Speedball and upgraded output caps)
Source Inventory
CURRENT
Nexus 6P
Samsung Galaxy S7
iPod 5.5G 80GB
NuForce uDAC 2
Stello U2
Stello DA100 Signature
Keces DA-151 Mk2
NEC AUT-8000E
Pioneer DV-47Ai
Raspberry Pi with Wolfson Audio Card upgrade (running Raspbmc)


PREVIOUS
Audio-GD Compass
LG G3
iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3
iPhone 4 16GB
iPod Classic 6G (120GB)
iPod Video DIYmod (240GB)
Cable Inventory
CURRENT
Null Audio Arete UE TF10 Upgrade
Blue Jeans LC-1 RCA Interconnects
Belden 1505F RCA Interconnects
Canare L-4E6S XLR Interconnects
Audio Art SC-5 Speaker Cable
JW Audio Cryo Nova Speaker Cable
Sennheiser HD650 Balanced

PREVIOUS
Null Audio Line UE TF10 Upgrade
Power-Related Components
CURRENT
Rotel RLC-900
Yulong P18
CyberPower CP1000PFCLCD

PREVIOUS
None
Other Audio Equipment
CURRENT
Integrateds/Receivers:
Pioneer Elite VSX-33
Harman/Kardon HK3490

Preamplifiers/Processors:
B&K Reference 50
PS Audio 4.5
AMB α10

Amplifiers:
DIY L20D Class D Monoblocks
PS Audio 200CX
Parasound HCA 1200 II

Speakers:
Focal Chorus 807V
LSA1 Statement
Soliloquy 5.3
Dayton Audio RS621

Subwoofers:
None


PREVIOUS
Integrateds/Receivers:
Harman/Kardon AVR 254

Preamplifiers/Processors:
Sunfire Theater Grand Preamp/Processor
Yaqin SD-CD3 Tube Buffer

Amplifiers:
Harman/Kardon PA 2000
Golden Tube Audio SE-40
Adcom GFA-535

Speakers:
Tyler Linbrook Signature Monitors
Monitor Audio Silver RX6
Monitor Audio Silver RXC
Harman/Kardon HKB 6
Harman/Kardon HKB 4
JBL J900MV

Subwoofers:
Harman/Kardon HKSUB 12
Polk Audio PSW110
Audio-Related Tweaks
Darkvoice 336SE:
Vishay/Dale 25W metal-fin resistors
PRP 1W precision resistors
Vishay/Dale 2W precision resistors
Mundorf ECap 100uF coupling cap
Sonicap Gen I 8.9uF coupling cap bypass
Sonicap Gen II 0.47uF preamp output coupling cap
Elna Silmic II cathode bypass caps
Nichicon KX 220uF filter cap
18AWG solid-core Neotech hookup wire
Noble 297Y 100k Potentiometer
Neutrik silver-plated headphone jack
Rhodium-plated RCA jacks
Cardas quad-eutectic solder throughout

Bottlehead Crack:
Speedball upgrade
Mundorf ECap 100uF coupling cap
Clarity Cap SA 1uF coupling cap bypass

**Previous**Yaqin SD-CD3:
Sonicap Gen I 0.22uF input coupling cap
Sonicap Gen II 0.47uF output coupling cap

**Previous** Denon AH-D2000:
J$ upgraded pads
Replaced stock cable with Canare
Added in-line mini-XLR disconnects to make swapping cables easier
Music Preferences
Alternative, Alternative Rock, Rock, Metal, Rap (mostly 90's), Experimental, Hip Hop, Grunge, Punk Rock, Post-Rock, Techno, Down-Tempo, Shoegaze, Trance, Folk, Folk Rock, Indie
Gender
Male
Gear-Fi
Custom-Built Desktop PC:
AMD Ryzen 3700X
Noctua NH-D15S
Asus ROG STRIX B550-F GAMING (WI-FI)
G.Skill Ripjaws V 16 GB RAM
SeaSonic FOCUS Plus Gold 650 W
EVGA GeForce GTX980
Samsung 970 Evo 1 TB M.2
Intel 665p 1 TB M.2
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB SSD
Fractal Design Meshify C Case
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