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I.T (Large scale, Unix, storage, networks)

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    I.T (Large scale, Unix, storage, networks)
    Music, technology, life, art, nature, cycling, hiking, classic cars, photography, everything.
    Digital sources and DACs. Tube amps.

    DIY audio
    Headphone Inventory:
    Grado SR80i (modded) and 325i (modded). 325e.
    Soundmagic E30 IEMs - Looking to upgrade to VSONIC R07 GR07 (when I can find some).
    AKG K550 (modded for better fit / seal)
    Headphone Amp Inventory:
    DIY balanced tube amp (ongoing project)
    Little Dot 1+ currently w/ Mullard M8161 / CV4016 tubes and MUSES 02 op-amp.
    Source Inventory:
    Fiio X3 Gen 1
    Sansa Clip+ 8GB (My first DAP)
    Laptop w/ iRiver.
    DIY dual mono DAC with XMOS USB.
    Cable Inventory:
    Nothing special yet. Research needed, as there is a lot of "snake oil" in the cable market.
    Power-Related Components:
    Mains filter
    Audio-Related Tweaks:
    Modded Grado SR80i : Vented diaphragm (4-holes), removed plastic grille and button with wire mesh grille, damped chambers with adhesive felt. Same treatment on SR325 except griille mod.

    AKG K550 headpohone earpad re-profiling for better fit and seal.

    Some tube and op-amp rolling on LD1+ amp. Vbe mod adding 2 more capacitors to eliminate transients at around 10KHz.

    Constantly evolving DIY DAC, mods include digital power supply regs and caps, audio power supply regs and caps. Discrete op-amps (Burson). Experimenting with different resistors and caps in digital and audio sections. Experimenting with tube and transformer output stages
    Music Preferences:
    Really, a but of everything if it is well played and recorded.
    Various synths and keyboards.
    Nikon D800 + D810 and various lenses and accessories.
    PC (for photography)
    Laptop (for everything else)
    I am here :) I am happy :)
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