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Love those momentums.

Thank you! They're the perfect portable over-ear headphones (they're my everyday travel/work headphones), as long as you have small ears like I do! biggrin.gif
Yeah I have small ears. I'm gonna go buy some at Best Buy in a few weeks, and price match, and if I don't like them, I'll just return them. Then I'll probably try the NAD Viso HP5, then Focal Spirit One, then B&W P7.
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Yeah I have small ears. I'm gonna go buy some at Best Buy in a few weeks, and price match, and if I don't like them, I'll just return them. Then I'll probably try the NAD Viso HP5, then Focal Spirit One, then B&W P7.

I love what you're doing, that's how I shop as well!

If you like mids and some bass (I think you said that a few posts back) the Momentum's will be good for you. They don't have the most open soundstage since they are closed back, but it's still very good sounding IMO.

Speaking of the NAD Viso, I'm also interested in giving them a listen, after reading Tyll's review on them and all. I have a seller where I'm from and I'm contacting him so we can meet up. I really hate and love this hobby... hate what it does to my pocket but I love the bliss in my music listening! thumb.gif
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Yeah I have small ears. I'm gonna go buy some at Best Buy in a few weeks, and price match, and if I don't like them, I'll just return them. Then I'll probably try the NAD Viso HP5, then Focal Spirit One, then B&W P7.

I love what you're doing, that's how I shop as well!

If you like mids and some bass (I think you said that a few posts back) the Momentum's will be good for you. They don't have the most open soundstage since they are closed back, but it's still very good sounding IMO.

Speaking of the NAD Viso, I'm also interested in giving them a listen, after reading Tyll's review on them and all. I have a seller where I'm from and I'm contacting him so we can meet up. I really hate and love this hobby... hate what it does to my pocket but I love the bliss in my music listening! thumb.gif

I'm unsure whether or not I'll like the design of the HP5. They're a bit odd.
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My desk is HUGE and tall. It's one of those studio desks. I might get an arm mount for my monitors so I can bring it closer though.

Colour me curious about this desk! By huge is it like 11' wide? tongue.gif
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Colour me curious about this desk! By huge is it like 11' wide? tongue.gif

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I've heard OCing Noob was big and amazing, but didn't realize he was that tall! tongue.gif
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My replacement beyerdynamic T70 finally arrived:

qn32uhry.twu.jpg

Will send the other one away for repair come payday and sell it once it arrives back.

Time to burn it in with a watermelon. Yes you read that right.
Actual scientific 'burn-in' as in, softening the earpads.
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My replacement beyerdynamic T70 finally arrived:

qn32uhry.twu.jpg

Will send the other one away for repair come payday and sell it once it arrives back.

Time to burn it in with a watermelon. Yes you read that right.
Actual scientific 'burn-in' as in, softening the earpads.

What happened to the other one? How did it get damaged?
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Yep, dead driver.

Got mine new for US $386 shipped. Really.
Yay for clearance. Knowing a bit of science saves a lot of money (see T90) and that the T70's frequency response is screwed up but nothing science can't fix! biggrin.gif

http://www.addictedtoaudio.com.au/product/beyerdynamic-t70-premium-stereo-headphones
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Yep, dead driver.

Got mine new for US $386 shipped. Really.
Yay for clearance. Knowing a bit of science saves a lot of money (see T90) and that the T70's frequency response is screwed up but nothing science can't fix! biggrin.gif

http://www.addictedtoaudio.com.au/product/beyerdynamic-t70-premium-stereo-headphones

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