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Like I said - I have no problem with brief runs off topic. In 20 pages I deleted 55 posts, and I only view 10 posts per page. A little extreme if you ask me.
Yeah Probably a a bit much...if this thread were not high profile it would matter less.
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anyway is fine by me....

i just feel pity for USLatin.... he will not survive the burden of keeping dorkiness within him....
USLatin... simply the best dork i've ever met....

why not move the whole thread to offtopic area instead? but i think that might not be a good idea too.
or, maybe we need a place for OCN headphones club...
naaah.... nvm....
Personally ... (and I think Chipp would agree since he left those posts in) I think Slatins 'Cans vids' are great and perfectly on topic ...

I hope he makes some more ... maybe start a series?

    
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I hope he makes some more ... maybe start a series?
I personally would like to see a short about a guy who disappears into an alternate universe when he puts his cans on... or maybe just one where his girlfriend instantly stops complaining and actually singing the song he's listening to.
    
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Update meeeeee.

Just got some AKG K81DJs. 'Bout to order some OVC T20s too ...
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So I was just sitting here for the past hour or so ...

Doing some more back/forth comparisons of the Shure e4c's and some Grado SR225's (Shures PWN every time) ... and I really got a bit bugged by the Grado's Ear-pads ... if you can even call them that.

Anyone else here have a set of Grado 225's?

If so ... is this what your ear-pads look like?

I mean ... there's really no pad at all ... I can feel the hard plastic of the speaker assembly against my head:

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I mean, just look at that!

Grado makes some stellar stuff ... but for 250 dollars or more ... shouldn't the pads be ace?

Go figure, eh?

But anyway ... once again, from Amon Tobin, to Beethoven and back to Wolfmother ... the e4c's are markedly better ... and, believe it or not ... especially in the fullness/'roundness' of the bass ... such beautiful and stunning bass reproduction with the Shures ... I can't wait to try their higher end stuff.

Anyone else have issues with the Grado pads?

...

    
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Those are HIDEOUSLY uncomfortable looking. I wonder if some of Grado's "comfies" or donut-like pads would it that model?

EDIT:

http://www.headphone.com/products/ac...acement-parts/

Scroll down for Grado section and potential replacements, if you're interested.
    
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post #1177 of 37781
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Those are HIDEOUSLY uncomfortable looking. I wonder if some of Grado's "comfies" or donut-like pads would it that model?

EDIT:

http://www.headphone.com/products/ac...acement-parts/

Scroll down for Grado section and potential replacements, if you're interested.
Thanks for the link ...

I know Soloz has some nice modded Sennheiser pads that will work ... but mostly I was just interested in other person's comments on their own 225's ...

Hard to believe they would be released like that ...

Was beginning to wonder if these weren't copies or something ...

    
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Nope, that's really how Grado shipped them. Looks as though those pads are quite worn down, but even new ones are open to the white plastic like that. Grado cans aren't known for their comfort.
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Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhh

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Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhh

Yeah ... those look posh indeed.

(how'd you cut your finger, BTW)

    
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