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I've got a new addition to my Hi-Fi



Soundstage has improved vastly

(It's not my hamster - I'm hamstersitting for somebody )
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Originally Posted by bobfig View Post
heres a few links on making one.
http://www.pmillett.com/starving.htm - guy that designed it
http://www.head-fi.org/forums/f6/mil...id-amp-319231/ - thread on head-fi.org that is very useful. "tomb" is the guy that started making the PCB version. i used it and worked very great.
http://beezar.com/oscommerce2/catalo...4689365123afd1 - tomb's website that you can buy stuff from to make one. i bought all my stuff from him and it totaled out to around $130 finished. but that is with the extras i did to it.
http://www.diyforums.org/SSMH/SSMHoverview.php - the best website for making it.

and mine


Very nicely Done ive been wanting to build one but my wallet is dead
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Very nicely Done ive been wanting to build one but my wallet is dead
thanks
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sig rig
stock realtek hd with dolby surround (actually sounds pritty damned good)
plantronics game con 777's and Logitech x530 5.1

front room
kenwood vr 8070 thx certified 7.1 receiver
ps3 for movies all hdmi and optical cable
Polk Audio CSM Two-way center channel
Polk Audio R150 Two-Way Bookshelf Front and Rear
Polk Audio PSW10 Black 10-inch Powered Sub
Comcast crappy hd dvr receiver for tv
50 inch Toshiba rear projection tv


car
current setup is a sony deck i got 2nd hand for installing a new deck for a friend its crappy doesn't play cds anymore but i dont use cds lol

then i have 4 polk audio db 5.25s and an infinity 1052 sub on a freebe 250 watt amp
nothing special but def better then stock


previous setups were
panasonic cqc7301u headunit
3 sony p5 10"s with about 2500 watts form 2 fosgate amps the older ones before the designer went to mtx

and i had the same polk speakers but on a audio bahn a4004t 400watt 4ch

then i sold the sonys and the fosgate amps and got a matching audiobahn a8000t 800watt mono block and a alpine type r 10"

then some low life decided to steal my car so at 4am with my alarm going off witch i later found that i forgot to install the engine disable wire my sub and face plate was all they got from the car but they blew my clutch into about 11 pieces lol dumb asses

i used to be into car audio pretty heavily but moved to pcs as there a lil more theft proof lol
    
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thanks
Yeah, I've got $400 I could throw down, but I'm still debating on it since I just spent $65 on the Xonar.
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post #546 of 826
On the go: iPhone 3GS 16GB -> cheapo Sony earbuds
Computer (workstation): onboard -> JVC HA-S350B cans
Computer (sig): onboard optical -> Yamaha HTR6030B receiver + Koss M/85 Plus fronts

Nothing expensive but I am satisfied!

My dad runs a pair of Paradigm Monitor 7s through his Yamaha receiver (higher-end RXV model, can't remember the exact model number) and every time I am over there I am thoroughly impressed by their sound quality so I am on the lookout for some lightly used Paradgim fronts.

I personally do not like surround-sound for music, only for gaming and the occasional movie.
Edited by MCBrown.CA - 1/12/10 at 11:30am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by MCBrown.CA View Post
On the go: Sony S638F 8GB -> MDR-EX082 buds (surprisingly good)
Computer (temp): onboard -> JVC HA-S350B cans
Computer (norm): onboard optical -> Yamaha HTR6030B receiver + NSP270 speaks

Nothing expensive but I am satisfied!

My dad runs a pair of Paradigm Monitor 7s through his Yamaha receiver (higher-end RXV model, can't remember the exact model number) and every time I am over there I am thoroughly impressed by their sound quality so I am on the lookout for some lightly used Paradgim fronts.

I personally do not like surround-sound for music, only for gaming and the occasional movie.
my dad had a set of those pardigams hes had them for years i tried to get them form him witch he let me take them but when i got home and hooked them up i was getting like no sound out of them but from the tweets
so i take the grills of to find out the drivers are gone lol someone stole the drivers out of the speakers i was so fn pissed its not even funny
cause they were amazing speakers
    
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post #548 of 826
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Originally Posted by XaNe View Post
Very nicely Done ive been wanting to build one but my wallet is dead
Yeah, and good luck finding those tubes... they are really scarce right now. I was considering building one...but I couldn't find a place that had tubes.

On that note... if anyone knows where to get the Millet SS tubes i would be grateful.
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TubeDepot.com is pricey, but they have NOS 19J6 tubes in stock. Good dealer, they are who I bought my 19J6s from way back when.
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TubeDepot.com is pricey, but they have NOS 19J6 tubes in stock. Good dealer, they are who I bought my 19J6s from way back when.
Invisible rep!

Now I can actually make one of these puppies! (I'll be sure to post pics if I can make one)
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