murphythecat
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murphythecat

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Accepted in Paramedic school! Apr 5, 2018

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Apr 20, 2018 at 6:15 PM
    1. murphythecat
      murphythecat
      Accepted in Paramedic school!
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      2. jowls
        jowls
        Are you in the UK?
        Apr 5, 2018
      3. murphythecat
        murphythecat
        Jowls, I'm in Canada!
        Apr 6, 2018
      4. jowls
        jowls
        Sorry, your love of Harbeth must have made its way into my subconscious! Anyhow, congrats again. It certainly has its moments, but I am 15 years in and still loving it.
        Apr 7, 2018
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    3. murphythecat
      murphythecat
      In love with my restaured Sony TA-707ES. Even the HP output is amazing and compares well to anything out there SS wise id say.
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    4. murphythecat
      murphythecat
      Marvey's banned? the fuck
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      3. DigMe
        DigMe
        Aug 16, 2017
        Riotvan and brencho like this.
      4. Thad E Ginathom
        Thad E Ginathom
        Vacation with self-imposed ban is like taking a break and slamming the door on the way out.

        Only problem is that the only ones who understand why are the ones who understand anyway.
        Aug 17, 2017
      5. Deep Funk
        Deep Funk
        I still do not like the way things are going. The self-imposed ban was unnecessary. But hey, people have their reasons and that is that...
        Aug 17, 2017
    5. murphythecat
      murphythecat
      I prefer my headhones via my Sony 707ES headphone output over my ifi Micro Ican. Time to explore speaker taps and speaker amps huh!?!?
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      2. Deep Funk
        Deep Funk
        My HD600 from the headphone out of my Sony CDP-750 sounds so good I have postponed a stand-alone amplifier thus far. So yeah...
        Apr 13, 2017
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      3. ak2angel
        ak2angel
        I also prefer my 808ES' phone jack to the Magni 2 and Vali 2 for HD650 and HD800. The Sony seems to have more control over those phones, sound is more fluid and smoother, and more holographic. The Vali 2 is slightly better at detail retrieval tho.
        Apr 25, 2017
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      4. murphythecat
        murphythecat
        the 808es is almost identical to the 707es, happy to know how they compare to schiit amps!
        do you happen to know if the output section on the 707/808 are simply padded down by resistors or is there a headphone output stage?
        Apr 25, 2017
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    Gender:
    Male
    Birthday:
    Aug 20, 1987 (Age: 30)
    Gear List:
    My room: I have a FRZ design; meaning I have every early reflection points treated (Ceiling cloud, side walls, floor, back wall). All Early reflection panels are 12 inch thick, 2X4.

    Speakers:
    Harbeth SHL5 plus
    ATC SCM7v3

    Headphones:
    Focal Utopia
    Sennheiser HD800 (SDR+SBAF)
    Sennheiser HD650

    DAC:
    Schiit Eitr
    Schiit Yggdrasil
    Schiit Mimby
    EC Designs Mosaic T

    Headphone amps:
    Ifi Pro Ican
    Ifi Micro Ican
    Schiit Magni 3

    Speaker amps:
    Sony TA-F707ES.
    Vista Audio Spark.
    Volt+ TPA3118 boards.
    DIY DHT PP 6B4G.
    Audion Golden Night 300b
    Topping tp-20
    Art0 class d
    Marantz 2238b
    Cyrus one
    LM3875: inverting mode, with buffer, regulated powersupplies.


    Main: Eitr--> Yggy--> Ifi pro iCan--> Focal Utopia

    Bedroom: Breeze Du-U8--> EC Designs Mosaic T --> Ifi micro iCan at maximum Xbass setting--> Sennheiser HD800 (SDR+SBAF mod)

    Girlfriend's: Iphone 6--> Schiit Magni 3-->Sennheiser HD650

    Sold speakers:
    Amphion one18
    Fostex fe206 in folded horns
    KEF LS50
    Harbeth P3ESR
    yamaha NS1000m
    Audio Note AN J Lx
    JBL LSR32
    Wilson Audio cub 2
    Reference 3a decapo be
    Altec Valentia
    Kef ref 101
    Tannoy Berkeley
    Tannoy HPD385A with Amocom XO + Custom cabinet :)
    Dad's gear:
    Tube amp: leak tl10
    DAC: Sonic frontier SD1

    Dad's Speakers:
    Amphion one18
    Altec model 18
    Genelec 1037b
    JBL L65 jubals
    ESL57

    JBL 4430
    Tannoy RED 15 inch
    JBL 4412