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@phospholipid:
Try to listen to some before buying. Also, try to listen to other offerings such as the Westone IEM's and the Super Fi's ... both of which I've read favorable things about. I personally would love to spend some time with the Westone UM2's ... but haven't had the chance yet.

Have fun.
Westone's huh? I was cruising head-fi last night, and I read that, the Denon C700 was pretty good at bass slam for the money. Trust me, I'll be using a portable amp, my cmoy for now, but i will be investing 300$+ on a decent portable amp, these IEM's will be like my stereo for my car, but portable .

That being said, I found some [a lot actually] SE530's on ebay for around 300$, do SE530's come with serial numbers, so I can call in and verify they're true SE's? I've owned super.fi's in the past and they are very uncomfortable, their tips are horrible, but the isolation and SQ is amazing for the price [got mine for 60$ new]. I don't want the super.fi EB because I read they poke far out, and I don't want the rubbing my motorcycle helmet.

Bass Slam = Me, I want it in my face, thick, and warm.

I take it the SE's are your only def suggestions.
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Westone's huh? I was cruising head-fi last night, and I read that, the Denon C700 was pretty good at bass slam for the money. Trust me, I'll be using a portable amp, my cmoy for now, but i will be investing 300$+ on a decent portable amp, these IEM's will be like my stereo for my car, but portable .

That being said, I found some [a lot actually] SE530's on ebay for around 300$, do SE530's come with serial numbers, so I can call in and verify they're true SE's? I've owned super.fi's in the past and they are very uncomfortable, their tips are horrible, but the isolation and SQ is amazing for the price [got mine for 60$ new]. I don't want the super.fi EB because I read they poke far out, and I don't want the rubbing my motorcycle helmet.

Bass Slam = Me, I want it in my face, thick, and warm.

I take it the SE's are your only def suggestions.
the Denons are. You shoulda bought mine! tisk, tisk...
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So... my E-MU is dead.

Used it last night, was functioning perfectly. Went to turn it on today, and nothing. No lights, nothing from the pc. So now I have no sound - no soundcard, no DAC, no onboard (drivers will not work).

Anyone want to send me a soundcard while I RMA this damn thing? Yes, I'm serious.
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is your chaintech AV-710 not there yet?
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is your chaintech AV-710 not there yet?
No. The person who was going to give it me has apparently backed out of his generous offer.

Sigh...
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I would if I could, of course, you'd probably have some ethical problems with touching a creative card.
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No. The person who was going to give it me has apparently backed out of his generous offer.

Sigh...
I've got an old SB LIVE 5.1 card (that I've done some soldering tests on) and have no idea if it works or not but will send it to you if you want it.
    
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Thanks for the offer Joel, really appreciate it. I'm going to talk to the acquaintance later today just to see if he's still willing to send it to me.

Btw, the flats were shipped via Priority, so they should be there Monday.

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I have an old SB LIVE! card that I tried to sell for a while and no one bit, but if u pay shipping I'll send it to you.
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Anyone looking for an unbelievable deal on an 0404 look no further, but hurry.

http://www.head-fi.org/forums/f42/fs...sb-2-a-322725/
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