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And I find it so hard I didn't like the LCD-2 with the graph being so similar to the HD650. Now I'm convinced I need to try another pair.
Aud'eze has had some of the industry's poorest quality control (perhaps even worse than beyerdynamic).

Good examples of LCD2r2s and LCD3s are certainly superior to the Fazor editions (although the Fazors are much more consistent).
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Yeah, and I couldn't honestly tell you the revision I listened to. I listened to the LCD-2 and LCD-X that day, I believe. Not sure if I got to hear the LCD-3. I just remember feeling extremely 'meh' about it.
 
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post #30973 of 37767
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Haha yeah tongue.gif. And are they just mid-bass monsters with no absolute low end extension?

And I find it so hard I didn't like the LCD-2 with the graph being so similar to the HD650. Now I'm convinced I need to try another pair.
What drivers exactly? Glad you got it fixed though thumb.gif.

They have extension, it is just noticeably less than the HD650 with less clarity on some occasions. It is still there to an extent however.
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I gotcha. I'm just trying to overthink it in all of my excitement smile.gif.

One thing I've noticed lately as I try out many different headphones is that for some songs, to me, I feel they can be ruined by a headphone with bad sound stage and imaging. Some music sounds good when it's close and intimate, but there's some that just have something special to them when you get that feeling of being surrounded by it.
 
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So I'm looking at replacement RCA cables, my current ones were about $1 at Micro-Center and are starting to kinda fall apart. Have you guys seen Coconut Audio? $20,000 for a pair of RCA cables. lachen.gif

I'll probably just order a few feet of AWG #23 Mogami cable and some Canare RCA plugs, pretty sure they'll work just fine.
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So I'm looking at replacement RCA cables, my current ones were about $1 at Micro-Center and are starting to kinda fall apart. Have you guys seen Coconut Audio? $20,000 for a pair of RCA cables. lachen.gif

I'll probably just order a few feet of AWG #23 Mogami cable and some Canare RCA plugs, pretty sure they'll work just fine.

I usually just get cables from MediaBridge or Blue Rigger on Amazon. They seem to be good quality. My stance on interconnects is "Meh, if it's not broken or just crap, it doesn't make a difference."
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Oooh! I can get discounts on Shure stuff again. Thinking about getting some SE215's for my sister...
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Got myself the Sennheiser IE80's a few months back and use them with Monster SuperTips with foam. I absolutely adore them, especially for electronic (psychedelic) music!

Still have the HD600's lying around here with one defective driver. I'm still contemplating on either just getting a single HD600 driver or switching both to HD650's... Any advice from your side? smile.gif
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Got myself the Sennheiser IE80's a few months back and use them with Monster SuperTips with foam. I absolutely adore them, especially for electronic (psychedelic) music!

Still have the HD600's lying around here with one defective driver. I'm still contemplating on either just getting a single HD600 driver or switching both to HD650's... Any advice from your side? smile.gif

I actually have a spare HD600 driver, but the shipping to Switzerland would probably make the price not worth it.
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Yeah they're around 65€ here...
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