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Is it a good idea to run my speakers off of my E17?
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Is it a good idea to run my speakers off of my E17?

It wont hurt anything.
     
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Is it a good idea to run my speakers off of my E17?

What speakers? It'll probably have a fair bit of distortion and clipping. Clipping can damage the voice coils in speakers.
    
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Hmmm this is the first I've heard of this issue.
Would I be prone to distortion and clipping just using the DAC section of a USB DAC for speakers, and using both the DAC and the amp for headphones?
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What speakers? It'll probably have a fair bit of distortion and clipping. Clipping can damage the voice coils in speakers.
A pair of Corsair SP2200s.
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Mind if I get listed in this club? I got some Shure SRH840s and a Fiio E7, smile.gif
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Hmm, Xonar DG should be arriving tomorrow. Just as my headphones hit 50 hours of burn in.

Can't wait.
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Hmmm this is the first I've heard of this issue.
Would I be prone to distortion and clipping just using the DAC section of a USB DAC for speakers, and using both the DAC and the amp for headphones?

That will work just fine.
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A pair of Corsair SP2200s.

Those speakers are amped so you can just ignore everything I said. I thought you meant connecting HI-FI speakers to the headphone out redface.gif
    
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How would Grado's fair in gaming, when using a sound card?

Something like the SR125i Prestige Edition?

It's for a friend.
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