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i think i have decided on the grado sr-225, from http://www.jazzloft.com/p-46618-grado-sr225.aspx
free shipping, even to canada
and Xinoxide i looked at the ultrasone 2200's and they are just a bit out of my price range.
not a problem, grado's im sure would best suit your musical tastes. but not even i can mix my listening cans with my gaming experience. :]
post #22 of 52
Excellent choice, SR225's are one of the finest pairs of headphones in the < $200 range.

See my pad guide (sig) to better suit the sound to your tastes.
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post #23 of 52
Alessandro are just a bit more neutral then Grados imo.

I have the MS-2 and it does every single type of music very well.

The MS-1 also is a great headphone.
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what pads do the sr-225 come standard with? bowls?
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what pads do the sr-225 come standard with? bowls?
Yep, bowls are standard for everything except for the SR60 and GS1000. Make sure you wash them in some warm water with a little soap so they become a little more comfortable, unless you find the stock density to your liking.
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will do, thanks for the help
cant wait till they get here.
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Either the HD555 or A700's or AD700's. If you can try them, do it. I tried the HD555's and didn't really like them, but I love my AD700's.
you should've tried ATH-AD900
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A700's, it'll fit the nice warm lows and bass in techno. Perfect for ambient, lose yourself with the overear design.
    
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you should look linto the Ms-1000 mod takes a $100 pair of headphones up to something sounding like $300-500 range http://www.head-fi.org/forums/f4/ale...arning-323271/
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post #30 of 52
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you should look linto the Ms-1000 mod takes a $100 pair of headphones up to something sounding like $300-500 range http://www.head-fi.org/forums/f4/ale...arning-323271/
You know, they seem very FOTM. GS1000 C-Pads and big bowls are known to not work very well with lower end Grados, unless the MS1 has drastically more potential compared to SR225/SR325/RS1/RS2, I doubt it will come close to the higher end Grados.
Edited by triggerc - 6/2/08 at 10:33pm
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