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Filipino/American from family of nine children. Converted from Pentecostalism to Roman Catholicism [with an intervening lapse into hedonism/neo-paganism). Currently a Traditional Latin Mass attendee (at the nearest FSSPX chapel).
Location
Rural New York State
Interests
Mariology, Traditional Latin Mass, Patrology, Catholic Apologetics, Poetry.
Roman Catholicism
Martial Arts Films (Shaw Brothers)
Headphone Inventory
Headphones/Earphones/Earbuds PAST:
Sennheiser HD580,600,650;RAL/HD580,600,650;Cardas, Headphile/HD600
HD214,MX500, MX450
Beyerdynamic DT880/2003 (YAY!),DT880/2005(BOO!)
Audio Technica ATH-A900LTD
Ultrasone HFI-2200 ULE, Proline 750,2500,RAL/Proline 750, 2500
Grado SR-60,80,225,325i; Alessandro MS-2
AKG K501,APS V2/K501,K701,Moon SDV2 K701,RAL/K701,K340 (w/screen mod and velvet pads)
Denon AH-D2000
Etymotic ER-4S (two iterations)
Ultimate Ears Super.fi 5Pro
K240 sextett
Denon AH-D5000
DT880/2003 (2nd iteration)
Tesla T1, Gen 1
Ultrasone Proline 750 (3rd iteration)
ZXAC UP-OCC "Impact" re-cabled DT880/600
Audeze LCD-2, Rev. 2
Enigma UP-OCC Silver re-cabled AKG K501
ZXAC UP-OCC re-cabled Ultrasone PRO 2500
Ultrasone PRO 2900
Denon AH-D7000
Sennheiser HD-201
Recabled Audio Technica ATH-AD700
HifiMAN HE-500
HifiMAN HE-5LE
KEF M500
HifiMAN HE-6 (HeadphoneLounge SilverRay Balanced cable)
TEAC incore ZE-1000
Beyerdynamic DT990 Premium/600
ATH-A1000X
ATH-W1000X
Ultrasone HFI-780 with open cell foam disc mod
Beyerdynamic DT770/600 ohm
KingSound H-3 w/M-10 amp [defective]
Sennheiser HD700
AKG K812
Stax SR-407 w/SR-507 earpads
Koss ESP-950
AKG K550
Oppo PM-1
Oppo PM-3
Yamaha HPH-MT220
Beyerdynamic DT-1350
Various modified and stock Martin Logan Mikros 90
harman kardon CL w/Pipeline ET-4, Auvio, Nucleotide or Marc Tunis cable.
HifiMan HE-560, v1 w/CablePro Vitality cable
1More Quad Drivers IEMs
Ultrasone Pro 900
Stax SR-507
Ultrasone 750 PRO [stock, iteration 3]
HifiMAN HE-560, v2
Audio-Technica ATH-A900X
Focal Clear [with HeadphoneLounge UP-OCC Silver cable]
Audio-Technica AD900X
Meze Empyrean
Ultrasone Pro 2900i [with HeadphoneLounge UPOCC silver cable]
KingSound H-03/M-10, Stax SRM-1/Mk2
Focal Utopia [with balanced HeadphoneLounge UP-OCC Silver cable]
HifiMAN HE1000se [with HeadphoneLounge UP-OCC Silver cable]
Audio-Technica ADX5000
HEDDphone [with balanced HeadphoneLounge solid silver UPOCC cable]

Headphones PRESENT:
Martin Logan Mikros 90 [w/Teds Headfood UPOCC silver cable]
HifiMAN Sundara [w/UPOCC solid copper, solid silver and solid cu/ag hybrid cables]
Headphone Amp Inventory
Headphone amps PAST:
JMT Pimeta Home
Gilmore V2-SE
Meier Audio HA-2,Prehead,HeadFive,HA-2 Mk.II SE
SinglePower MPX3
G&W T2.6F
Darkvoice 336i
Dynahi Veda SE
Little Dot Mk. III
Bada PH-12 (stock)
Darkvoice 337
[AK]Zip HA-1, MKII
WeeeeeeSquirrel Overhaulin' 336SE
PHENIX G3 T7
AMC XIA integrated (for HE-5LE)
Qinpu X-1.0A integrated (for HE-6)
cfcubed beta 22 (ss)
Schiit Magni
KingSound M-10
Koss Electrostatic Energizer
Woo WEE
KingSound M-20
Beta 2
SinglePower MPX3 (second round--w/seller's remorse)
KGSS DX
Headroom Home
Stax SRM-1/Mk 2
Meridian Prime PA with Prime PSU
ecp DSHA-3F [with Lundahl amorphous transformer core]
Big Sky Audio upgraded Lehmann BCL
custom-built KMF Audio headphone amp
King Sound M-10 (iteration 2)
WA7 Gen.2 Fireflies [w/tube power supply]
Elac Element EA101EQ-G [DAC/amp]
AudioQuest Dragonfly Black 1.5 [iteration 2]

Headphone amps PRESENT:
Fitz-improved Bada PH-12 ULTRA (hybrid)
AudioQuest Dragonfly Cobalt
Wyred4Sound mINT [DAC/amp]
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Other amplifiers:
Present:
Wadia 151 PowerDAC mini [when listening to nearfield monitors, Triangle Borea BR03, in lieu of headphones]

Past:
Linn Intek integrated
Qinpu A-1.0X
Yamaha RX-A770 (A/V receiver)
Dussun T6 integrated
Source Inventory
Sources past:
Proton 440 tuner
EVS-modded SONY 9000ES
SONY DVP-775
Sony BDP-S580
Panasonic S47
RAM-modded Samsung DVD HD-841
SONY BDP-S480
Samsung BD-D5500
SONY BDP-S6500
Little Ego dac
Ultra-Fi DAC 41 Twin Reg
Wavelength Brick V2 [NOS]
Cambridge Audio CXC
PS Audio Dragonfly Black 1.5
PS Audio Dragonfly Red
iFi nanoUSB
Emotiva Little Ego [iteration ii]
Meridian Explorer 2
Pro-Ject USB Dac box S+
Pro-Ject Dac Box S2+
Audiolab 6000CDT
EVS-modded Oppo 970HD
Denon DVD-1940CI

Sources present:
Lenovo G50
EVS-modded SONY BDP-S780
Cable Inventory
EVS IC100, MAC AgQ, Millersound digital coax, Millersound IC; VenHaus Flavor 2 and Flavor 4, MAC Source and HC power cables, Iego 70530 PCs, Aural Thrills active ICs, Virtue Audio Nirvana ICs, SoundSilver Trilogy and Cosmos IC, Belkin UP-OCC, Neotech UP-OCC ICs, JW Audio Cryo speaker cable, Paul Speltz Anti-cable.

28AWG solid core UP-OCC copper cryo-treated cable for HifiMAN
28 AWG solid core UP-OCC silver cryo-treated cable for HifiMAN

Headphone Lounge UP-OCC silver and copper cables for Martin Logan Mikros 90
Power-Related Components
Versalab Woodblock, Powervar and OneAC power conditioners, power wraps
Other Audio Equipment
Pre-Head-fi Rig:
EVS-modded Sony 9000ES
Kora Titan Monoblocks
Millersound IC and speaker cable
Aliante Model One Pinanfarina monitors (cherry)
Sunfire True Subwoofer Mk.II
Virtual Mode PC-1, ClearPower power conditioners

Current Home (1):
Samsung BDP-550s
Wadia 151
Triangle BR03

Current Home (2)
Oppo UHD-203
Yamaha Aventage RX-A770
SONY VPL-HW45es
Mission AVR 7.1
Audio-Related Tweaks
Furman, PowerVar, TrippLite and ONEAC power conditioners,
DakiOm HR203,R203, MA203, MA253, F203, F273
Herbies Hal-O and Duende tube dampers,Ebony domes, Black Hole disc mat
gabon ebony footers, chassis dampers
DIY "Cloud 9-to-5" suspension platforms
Vibrapod cones/footers
Marigo Signature disc mat
Walker Talisman de-magnitizer/staticizer
Shakti Stone
EVS Ground Enhancers
GIEN graphite disc mat
SID disc mat
Dekoni earpads
Music Preferences
Early period music
Baroque (J.S. Bach)
Romantic
"Pre-modern" Jazz
Pre-1970's Country & Western
Gender
Male
Gear-Fi
Total Gym Pro with Huck Industries wheels, cables and handles
Image 8.25 eliptical trainer (that I picked up off the curb)
TI-84+ Silver Edition
Minitab, JMP and StatKey software
Occupation
Associate Professor of Mathematics/Statistics [Retired]

Signature

Beatus vir qui non abiit in consilio impiorum, et in via peccatorum non stetit, et in cathedra pestilentiae non sedit;

PC-->USB Disruptor w/DaBig Genius cable-->bel canto e.One C5i (Shakti Stone, Herbie's Gabon ebony cones, Alan Maher Infinity filters)-->JWCryo speaker wire-->Triangle Borea BR03 (Totem Beaks, Herbies ebony cones, EVS Ground Enhancers); [MAC Power cord, Furman PL-PRO/PowerVar conditioners]
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