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  1. darmok replied to the thread Shortest Way 51+ multi-tube technical measurements.

    Do you have a go-to source for these? What's the configuration of the shield - connected to ground at source and floating at sink?

    May 27, 2024 at 4:23 PM
  2. darmok commented on darmok's profile post.

    Just got a code-of-conduct lecture on another forum after a "respected" member accused me of lying about something objectively verifiable.

    May 27, 2024 at 1:45 PM
  3. darmok Thank god for SBAF. »

    May 27, 2024 at 1:44 PM
  4. darmok replied to the thread NITSCH Sound Pietus Maximus Optimus Prime Review - The Touch.

    I'm trying to do the alternate rigs thing, knowing that even if I drop $3k on a pair of headphones or a DAC my ADHD will have me...

    May 27, 2024 at 12:48 PM
  5. darmok posted a new thread.

    Schiit Rekkr: Not Quite Enough After All

    After a change in my WFH setup, I ended up with a pair of Klipsch RP-160Ms that I wasn't using. I've had a Rekkr on my personal computer...

    Forum: Power Amps

    May 25, 2024 at 2:02 PM
  6. darmok rated Robson's post heart in the thread NITSCH Sound Pietus Maximus Optimus Prime Review - The Touch.

    Some disclaimers here, in that the Pietus is not my main amp. (DSHA-3FN gets most headphone usage). I got it for preamp duties for my...

    May 24, 2024 at 2:11 PM
  7. darmok replied to the thread NITSCH Sound Pietus Maximus Optimus Prime Review - The Touch.

    For anyone wondering, the ring lights on the ZEN DAC are mounted on a daughterboard using right-angle header connectors. I was afraid of...

    May 21, 2024