Overkill Red
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Overkill Red

Friend, Male, from Singapore

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Might be time to just accept fate and start a new setup locally. Something like a Convert-2* and 3F with my Verite...? Apr 20, 2021

Overkill Red was last seen:
Apr 27, 2021
    1. Overkill Red
      Overkill Red
      Anyone have any recommendations for decent, shielded power cables? Wouldn't mind DIY from reputable members too!
      1. Ardacer
        Ardacer
        While you might earth the shield at the plug and make one yourself, it'd be much easier to make a simple twisted cable. It'll radiate/absorb almost nothing important. If you want a shield, buy a quality coax and carefully remove its mesh. Wrap your twisted cable in alu foil, and carefully insert into the mesh. Wrap everything in heatshrink, and you're done.
        Sep 9, 2018
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      2. Ardacer
        Ardacer
        Obviously, connect the shield only at the earth ground. Also, all the wires in your home are probably not shielded, so I don't see much point to be honest. I measure around 1Vpp on my skin, just from induction from walls.
        Sep 9, 2018
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      3. Overkill Red
        Overkill Red
        Interesting idea, I'll read up more on that... Thanks!
        Sep 9, 2018
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    2. Overkill Red
      Overkill Red
      YggyB on the way, my heart is afloat but my wallet is six feet under. Now for that Pendant...
      1. obsiCO, rlow, Erikdayo and 2 others like this.
    3. Overkill Red
      Overkill Red
      Pretty set on a Yggdrasil Gen5/Analog2, now for amps, cables and maybe another headphone.. Code-Sex..?
      1. Luckbad
        Luckbad
        Could try that Liquid Glass that songmic is letting go.
        Jan 24, 2018
      2. Overkill Red
        Overkill Red
        I've been thinking about it, but short on funds and cskippy's Code-Sex seems more appealing atm.. Considering returning my iPhone X to fund it actually :\
        Jan 24, 2018
    4. Overkill Red
      Overkill Red
      Not all those who lurk are lost, but I sure as hell am.
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    Gender:
    Male
    Birthday:
    June 27
    Location:
    Singapore
    Occupation:
    Office Slave
    Gear List:
    Desktop:

    DAC: Schiit Yggdrasil (USB 5.0/Analog 2)
    Amp: EC Aficionado w/ feedback & Audiocaps

    Headphones:
    - ZMF Vérité (Ltd. Ziricote)
    - HD800 w/ SDR and SBAF mods, copper internal wiring and mini-XLR jacks

    Portable:

    Music Sanctuary modded Sony WM1Z
    PW Audio x 64audio Soundwriter w/ PW Audio 1960

    Signature

    Desktop: Yggdrasil A2 Gen5 -> Aficionado w/ feedback mod (0.22uF PPT Theta / WE2C51/ Fivre 2A3)
    -> Ziricote Verite, HD800

    or, well, KEF LSX (please don't crucify me)

    Portable: iPhone 11 Pro Max / Sony WM1Z -> FitEar MH334 Studio Reference