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post #5191 of 38132
I think my brand new pair of Razer HP-1's should be mailed to me tomorrow direct from RMA!
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post #5192 of 38132
Hey guys! I want to get the Sennheiser HD280, anyone else using this? To me they sound good at least! should I buy them or not? thanks
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post #5193 of 38132
Received a new tube for the driver position yesterday:



Tung Sol 6SN7GTB. It's really nothing special, but rolling it in has helped me better understand how subtle the impact is from the driver tube on this amp. I suspect that once I toss in some better 2A3's (Super TNT 2A3C's specifically), I will really see some noticeable differences.

At least the Electro Harmonix isn't in there anymore .
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post #5194 of 38132
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Originally Posted by Aura View Post
Received a new tube for the driver position yesterday:



Tung Sol 6SN7GTB. It's really nothing special, but rolling it in has helped me better understand how subtle the impact is from the driver tube on this amp. I suspect that once I toss in some better 2A3's (Super TNT 2A3C's specifically), I will really see some noticeable differences.

At least the Electro Harmonix isn't in there anymore .
I wish you lived closer...

I want to hear your amp!
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post #5195 of 38132
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The front i/o bay sucks hard! I think it is because the terrible serial cable with no shielding has to go past all the power cords to your internal components, SATA cables, fans, PSU and the magnetic HD's inside the case. I got horrible floor noise so I always ran via the 3.5mm digital out on my sound card. I bought the cable from Soloz when I bought a DAC from him a year ago. I think he had it custom spec'ed from blue jeans cable. I worked very nicely imo.

Edit: I never tried a toslink cable. I just email mouse last night and he sent me back an email today saying that the Paradisea 3 is on the way to my house. It should be here Friday or Monday. There is a grounding issue inside the unit for sure. I don't want to run a toslink cable because I just bought a Zu Firemine which is a pretty good 75ohm cable.

All of these options are temporary because I think I will probably be listening to CD's once my Cambridge 840c arrives (thanks Aura!).
BTW, Gollie ...

You have probably already seen this, but the Paradisea 3 is obviously incorporating much of the Havana's cap layout (the Paradisea+ was significantly different in comparison) ...

Here's a link with some pics:

http://www.head-fi.org/forums/f7/mhd...ml#post4924315

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post #5196 of 38132
So how do I join this club? I just got my new Fatal1ty's and want to brag tell people about it
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post #5197 of 38132
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So how do I join this club? I just got my new Fatal1ty's and want to brag about it
Psst: *whispers* confidentially fatal1ty headsets aren't even remotely bragworthy.
post #5198 of 38132
yeah but I never had anything more than walmart headphones so...
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yeah but I never had anything more than walmart headphones so...
uh try harx700's that would be enough to get you in. or fx33's.
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post #5200 of 38132
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So how do I join this club? I just got my new Fatal1ty's and want to brag about it
Buy some of these and then brag about it:

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