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I should start charging for my advice!
I'd pay for it!

Oh oh!! Quick question: How does the grills improve the SQ? I know that it has improved but I don't know why it did. For what it's worth, looks alone makes the grill a no brainer upgrade.

EDIT: I don't have to pay for questions right?

EDIT2: Oops didn't see scottb75s post on the previous page. Added to the list as well.
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Originally Posted by FaLLeNAn9eL View Post
I'd pay for it!

Oh oh!! Quick question: How does the grills improve the SQ? I know that it has improved but I don't know why it did. For what it's worth, looks alone makes the grill a no brainer upgrade.

EDIT: I don't have to pay for questions right?

EDIT2: Oops didn't see scottb75s post on the previous page. Added to the list as well.
I'll post this on the honor system! if you read it please send me $5

The grills change the sound because there is a very slight change in internal volume of air, and there is a change in volume of air the is allowed to travel through the grills. The principle involved is very similar to changing the internal volume of a speaker, or making slight modifications to the port on a ported box design.

It is a nice upgrade because the HD580's and HD600's use the same drivers so by putting HD600 grills on a HD580 you essentially get a HD600
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i have Sennheiser HD212Pro's can i join
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What are your guys' setups?

X-Fi > Optical > Yamaha HTR-5920 > K701

Anyone running a dedicated CD player? Any amps?
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What are your guys' setups?

X-Fi > Optical > Yamaha HTR-5920 > K701

Anyone running a dedicated CD player? Any amps?
umm... which setup?

my computer rig looks like this:

Auzen X-Fi Prelude > maxed PIMETA > Beyer DT770 Pro/80 w/ leather pads
or
Auzen X-Fi Prelude > Logitech Z-5500

Across the room lies my equipment rack and I'll just list from top to bottom what's on there:

Artison Audio RD 11 Model E TT
Marantz CD5001 CDP
zhaolu 1.3 DAC (modded)
Bereford MKIII DAC
SinglePower PPX3 tube headphone amp
Millet Hybrid Max maxed out tube hybrid headphone amp
Marantz 1030 integrated amp
Monster Power HTS5100 MKII power conditioner

Infinity RS2 speakers on 24" stands filled with sand next to the rack on either side


Portable setup looks like this:
Creative ZV:M or Apple iPod Nano 1st gen > Soloz Audio LOD > RSA Tomahawk > cans of my choice
or
iPhone > shure mpa > cans of my choice, but I believe I'll be getting some Denon AH700's soon

so nope, no dedicated CDP's but I have a nice transport and not a single amp to my name!
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I'll post this on the honor system! if you read it please send me $5

The grills change the sound because there is a very slight change in internal volume of air, and there is a change in volume of air the is allowed to travel through the grills. The principle involved is very similar to changing the internal volume of a speaker, or making slight modifications to the port on a ported box design.

It is a nice upgrade because the HD580's and HD600's use the same drivers so by putting HD600 grills on a HD580 you essentially get a HD600
I got curious. Muahahaha I'll send $4.61 in pennies. The 39 cents is for the stamp.

Thanks for the crash course in sound dynamics.
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I got curious. Muahahaha I'll send $4.61 in pennies. The 39 cents is for the stamp.

Thanks for the crash course in sound dynamics.
rofl! any time bud
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I got curious. Muahahaha I'll send $4.61 in pennies. The 39 cents is for the stamp.

Thanks for the crash course in sound dynamics.
isnt postage $.42 now?
 
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post #169 of 38098
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isnt postage $.42 now?
*Shrugs* They're still selling $.39 stamps online at www.store.usps.com
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*Shrugs* They're still selling $.39 stamps online at www.store.usps.com
they also sell 2 cent stamps to make up the difference . .
 
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