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At the Head-Fi meet Vancouver, it was also a showcase of headphone amplifiers. 

We had headphone amplifiers from Weiss, Graham Slee, Elekit, Marantz, It also was great to see some DIY headphone amplifiers; they don't just look good, but they sound great ! 

For the money, Victor's Elekit TU-882 AR was a true winner.  It has ample of power, with excellent tonal balance and control.  It is one of our reference headphone amplifier as well; of course, with upgraded Mundorf Supreme silver & gold caps installed.

One of the interesting comparison we did, was to compare the three Audez'e LCD-2 rev 1, rev 2, and one in between.  They all sound a little bit different.  I would say the rev 2 is more airy or lighter than the rev 1.

We also get a chance to compare some of the headphone cables, and interconnect in our case.  In my opinion, I find that a better cable does bring the performance into another level.

Victor's Elekit TU-882 AR headphone amplifier.
Our Graham Slee Solo headphone amplifier.
This is a custom made headphone amplifier for the STAX; sounds great !
Portable setup with Ultrasone Pro900
Nick's setup, including a fabulous sound custom made headphone amp.
Gurus' custom made SRPP Pete Millett tube amp to drive the T1 Tesla.

Loricraft Audio - Nylon record cleaning brush
VPI Industries - Belts
VPI Industries - Concentrated Record Cleaning Fluid
Dynavector - DV 20X2 (H/L)
Mobile Fidelity - Master tracker MM cartridge
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PRE-OWNED - Kiseki Blue MC cartridge (used)
PRE-OWNED - Linn Klimax DS/2 with Exakt Link (USED)
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