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post #4211 of 38128
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That's probably for the best, Sirrah sold his SE530s to my buddy Mike a few weeks back.
my se530's are still in iraq :[
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Trigger, what's up dude? Glad to see you back .

The 580 will definitely see some time with the main rig, but it's primary purpose will be for the pc (and unfortunately straight from the AV710 for the time being). I'm thinking of getting into DIY, maybe starting with a CMOY and ultimately moving up to a Starving Student or Millet for the pc so the 580 won't have to go underpowered for too long.

I certainly am not looking to replace the main rig - I'd have to spend another $2,000 to get close O_o.
Lol Just got my Starving student and its been sounding great on my 580s. I love these headphones BTW. i can wear these for hours on end. I think i may just buy some 650s and make these 580s my walking around pair of cans.

Just an update, I went to ikea and bought some towel hangers and made them into headphone hangers kinda of thing. My girlfriend did the paper in the back to prevent the cans from touching the wall.



And the amp

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i have hd 555's
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Did a little mod today:




I took the pads from my Creative Fatal1ty headset and put them on my HD212's. They are a LOT more comfortable. The pad goes all the way around my ears now unlike the stock pads.
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post #4215 of 38128
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Are those Sextetts on top?
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No, i wish they were. Just some K240 Studio's
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post #4217 of 38128
i have a set of KOSS R/50B that i actually love. sure they are not the best but they work for me
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post #4218 of 38128
Guys, let's talk in-ear headphones.

I need a new pair to replace my awfully uncomfortable SkullCandy Smokin' Buds (yeah, i know). What's out there at the £75 / $150 tops area, that has the best sound, comfort and a decent amount of bass (slam and overall smoothness).

They will be used 90% of the time with an un-amped SanDisk Sansa e280 V2, in work, and for jogging/gym, if i ever join.

Been looking at the Shures, the Se210 in particular, and the Se110-n. Also checked prices on some of the Etymotics and Ultimate Ears, and read a few reviews on Headroom.

What would you suggest, headphone boffins ?
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Klipsh Custom-2's?
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post #4220 of 38128
£25 over budget

thanks for the suggestion though.


edit - How are the Denon AH-C551's ??

e2 - upon reflection, many reviews have mention the SE210's from Shure to be rather un-involving and not-so-hot.. hmmm...
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