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Better is debateable, but I'd look at the denon d1000/1001, they're going to be a bit more energetic and fun than the A700, closer to your grados. They're lighter and smaller as well.
Good recommendation Sean.

Although I believe the D1000s are a bit more expensive, they will have a sound signature much more similar to Grados than will the A700s.
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the mini is so cute. ah, now i remember you speaking of the dac parts you're gonna get in for the build. for anyone in this forum? how much would i have to pay you to have you ship it to my house for a test run first ;]?
well the damn thing weighs quite a bit...
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hmm, d1000 ~140-150, at that price would it be better to wait till provantage gets them in and drop 200 on some d2000s?

EDIT: looks like provantage doesnt carry them anymore, and the cheapest i could find them some where else was ebay for 240, getting a bit steep.
so staying around ~100-150, best bets for closed set would be; dt770 pro 80, ath-a700, and d1001 ?
any other choices or opinions?
thanks guys!
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post #3774 of 38128
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hmm, d1000 ~140-150, at that price would it be better to wait till provantage gets them in and drop 200 on some d2000s?
thats honestly what i would do. just save the money, and honestly, by the time provatange gets them in stock, you'll have the money saved :].


on a side note:

wish me luck guys with my surgery tomorrow. they're putting me under and cutting open my stomach and pulling out the baddies. ill be out of work for almost 2 weeks, so in 2-3 days when im sane enough to type, ill be back giving EVEN WORSE advice. im scared, but i knowing aura's gonna send me the d2000's [pfft yeah right] ill be fine ;]. see you later!
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thats honestly what i would do. just save the money, and honestly, by the time provatange gets them in stock, you'll have the money saved :].


on a side note:

wish me luck guys with my surgery tomorrow. they're putting me under and cutting open my stomach and pulling out the baddies. ill be out of work for almost 2 weeks, so in 2-3 days when im sane enough to type, ill be back giving EVEN WORSE advice. im scared, but i knowing aura's gonna send me the d2000's [pfft yeah right] ill be fine ;]. see you later!
good luck!
you will be fine, and i hope to see some posts within the first 3 days while you are really drugged up
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post #3776 of 38128
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thats honestly what i would do. just save the money, and honestly, by the time provatange gets them in stock, you'll have the money saved :].


on a side note:

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Hang in there.

PM me for some of my own fun surgical moments.

Got run over by a van some decades ago ...

Still wearing about two pounds of titanium (skeletal) associated with that random bit of damage.

    
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I just got myself a MDR-NC6 yesterday from Future Shop. I just wanna say that they sound great!

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Best wishes Lipid, hope everything goes well.

For those involved, I'm gonna send out another message regarding the circle loan. I meant to a couple of days ago but I have been absurdly busy, leaving the house at 5:20 AM and getting back at like 9-10 at night repeatedly.

Also, Jacob - your cups are nearly done. I'll send you a message when I can get the last few details finished up.
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errr..... i'm back....
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