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post #71 of 826
well I finished my equipment rack so here's a couple pictures




You can see my Senn HD580's with HD600 grills and Soloz Audio IC, as well as my Grado SR 225's. I'll have to post a pic of my Beyer DT770 Pro/80's with their new black leather pads. They look sexy

Other equipment pictured:

Artison Audio RD11 Model E TT
Marantz CD5001
Zhaolu 1.3 (upgraded) DAC
Beresford MKIII DAC
SinglePower PPX3
Marantz 1030
Infinity RS2 bookshelves
OneAC power conditioners

I built the rack myself, and the speaker stands are by Atlantis. I just picked up some sand and will be filling them up later this weekend
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post #72 of 826
X-Fi XtremeMusic (Game Mode) > Icemat Siberia's.

I'm no audiophile. I have amazing in-game audio though.
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post #73 of 826
soloz you are intense... are those the hd580's? edit: ohh nvm... i dont like to read

my setup:
Audigy 4
Sennheiser hd515's

on the go:
silver ipod mini (first gen)
sony fotopia earbuds

i know the mobile stuff is crap but on the go volume and ease of use are most important
post #74 of 826
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Originally Posted by kevg73 View Post
soloz you are intense...
I like my music... what can I say?


I'll have to post a pic of my Beyers soon. I just got jet black genuine leather pads for them. So now they are entirely black. No silver/gray pads for me!
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post #75 of 826
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well I finished my equipment rack so here's a couple pictures



That's a sweet setup, mang ...

By chance is that a set of tubes I see perched atop that one piece of hardware?

I mean, of this variety:

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???

I just shot those from my roomies setup in the other room.

He's all in to those tubes and stuff ... swears they make an audible impact on the sound.

Any comments related to such?

    
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post #76 of 826
yep, it's a SinglePower PPX3 tube amp
more information here:
http://www.moon-audio.com
http://www.singlepower.com/ppx3.htm

I currently have on my desk a Millet Max headphone amp board that is partially populated. I received my tube sockets today so I can continue work.
it's a tube hybrid amp so it combines a tube input stage with a solid state output stage. This amp will be fully maxed out with hand matched resisters and transisters, Nichicon Muse ES non-polars and Wilma film caps. They will have a fully discrete diamond buffer output (no op-amps) with highly detailed toshiba transisters.
It should combine the extreme detail of the transisters with the warmth of the tubes, with plenty of bass slam and extension. I'm building 2 as a limited edition run for Soloz Audio. I'll keep one and the other will be sold

If you haven't already guessed it, I like tubes but then again the $700 amp on my rack should have told you that already
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post #77 of 826
Well you guys just go on then ... to each his own.



The only tube amps I like are of this variety:

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Nothing like the smell of sizzling tubes in a marshall half stack!

    
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post #78 of 826
On the go - White Ipod Video + Apple Stock (I love em ) or JVC Marshmellows

At home Xfi Xtrememusic + Creative Gigaworks or Steelsound 5H V2 Headset
    
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post #79 of 826
Lots of headphone setups... pretty nice stuff overall. I just moved my stuff into a different room, and it's much better now (much bigger room).

After a couple of months, my stuff is really sounding optimal... takes forever to run in the Dynaudio speakers.
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post #80 of 826
Here goes:

Living Room Setup:
NAD C520 CD Player
Rotel RA-02 Pre/Power Amp
Eltax Liberty 5+ Floor Standing Speakers
Van Den Hul D-102 III Hybrid Interconnect (CD-Amp)
QED Silver Aniversary BiWire Speaker Cable. (Amp-Speaker)

Computer:
Creative Audigy 2 ZS
Logitech 5.1 z series speakers
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