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I much prefer the blue LED's to the red & amber on mine.

Any initial judgement or are you gonna wait some before commenting?
Need to wait a bit. I don't like that sound can only be heard on the left can if its on minimum volume. When I increase the volume it balances (prolly not Alps Potentiometer). Sound is very dynamic and detailed for the rest I'll have to test it a bit more.
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That's strange with the volume/balance :S
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post #163 of 331
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I'm thinking of getting AKG K272HD as I want closed cans, (presuming they are low ohm cans?)
Also out of curiosity I've seen AKG K142HD in gold but can't find them in any online shop

any feedback on the first pair of cans i posted?
I had a pair of K271's which served me well, but really didn't shine until I swapped in some different pads (better isolation, and slightly fuller sound), and recabled them with some Mogami quad (improved the soundstage significantly).
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post #164 of 331
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That's strange with the volume/balance :S
Pretty common issue with cheap pots. The no-name in my MSSH does the same thing.
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Well, I was a bit gutted that the boys and girls at Terratec have been dragging their heels with regard to 64bit drivers for my old, faithful EWS88MT.

So, I will be using a different card/Break-out box for my recording with my current rig.

I think there is a sapphire(?) card with good reviews and 64bit... just got to track it down again!
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post #166 of 331
My dream subwoofer would be a lms ultra 18". In a 6 cubed box, but hell way too expensive .

2000$ for driver, + hell getting 5000watt rms from home amps is going to be a challenge. Wall wiring etc

That will be driver ill be looking to invest into when I am 40+ of age.
Edited by xapno - 4/26/09 at 10:22am
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post #167 of 331
just get an MTX Jackhammer 22" Sub if you want a big Subwoofer... size isn't always key, but yes the draw on a sub like that is huge dream on my friend, dream on
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post #168 of 331
I thought subs bigger than about 15" were no better due to physical limitations.
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I thought subs bigger than about 15" were no better due to physical limitations.
Generally speaking, arrays of smaller drivers will be "better" due to thier far quicker response. (In other words, much less flabby-sounding bass). Sometimes the larger drivers are simply too heavy for thier own good - you can get the same surface area other ways. 18" is about the largest driver I would consider to be practical.
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nvm no point in arguing.
Edited by xapno - 4/28/09 at 11:54am
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