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Originally Posted by s1rrah View Post
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?

...


rofl. SR225's ship standard with bowls.
http://gradolabs.com/frameset_main.htm

Those look horribly uncomfortable. I've used bowls, comfies, c-pads, flats, pretty much you name it and I've found the senn pads I mod to be the best in both sound and comfort. And, they're cheaper (even after the mods) than anything else.
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bowls:
http://www.ttvj.com/index.php?main_p...fb43e3b32aef84
flats:
http://www.ttvj.com/index.php?main_p...fb43e3b32aef84
comfies:
http://www.ttvj.com/index.php?main_p...fb43e3b32aef84
c-pads:
http://headphile.com/page16.html
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Modding Rigs...brutal work...

The only thing that bugs me is I have a saggital crest like a dog from running my jawbone so much...and that ridge presses on the head band.

Damn pointy head is the prob...
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Cleared up for off topic posts...

Just start a thread in OT for all you guys's ramblings
Nice

link?
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Nice

link?
read carefully USLatin....
hahahah... i misread his post too...
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just ordered myself DV332
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Just ordered my A700s.
Nice!

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just ordered myself DV332
Very nice!


I just... eh.. well, I need to order new filters for my Etymotics....
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