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yea that thing is a beast.
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Someone who's name starts with a J and ends with an L should take a second look methinks.
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post #5493 of 37821
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Someone who's name starts with a J and ends with an L should take a second look methinks.
I'm sort of scared of Singlepower amps now.



I borrowed a head-fi friends PPX3 for the week and I absolutely hate the way it sounds.

I think it may have something to do with my listening through the low impedance RS1's or something ... but it's so bloated and ugly sounding. The bass sort of farts and distorts almost ...

The Stello HP100 sounds utterly brilliant in comparison.

Might just be the tubes or something but he said he picked his best tubes Tung Sol driver and two Sylvannias in the other two spots.

Dunno.

I'm really content at this point, I think.

Besides, I have some major ER/hospital bills coming in this month (pinched nerve in shoulder temporarily paralyzed my right hand a couple weeks ago!)

...

So, gonna pass on the toaster.

    
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Originally Posted by s1rrah View Post
I'm sort of scared of Singlepower amps now.



I borrowed a head-fi friends PPX3 for the week and I absolutely hate the way it sounds.

I think it may have something to do with my listening through the low impedance RS1's or something ... but it's so bloated and ugly sounding. The bass sort of farts and distorts almost ...

The Stello HP100 sounds utterly brilliant in comparison.

Might just be the tubes or something but he said he picked his best tubes Tung Sol driver and two Sylvannias in the other two spots.

Dunno.

I'm really content at this point, I think.

Besides, I have some major ER/hospital bills coming in this month (pinched nerve in shoulder temporarily paralyzed my right hand a couple weeks ago!)

...

So, gonna pass on the toaster.

Heh, no worries bro.

I just know how much value this particular amp has, really wanna seen one of the good guys end up with it.

On a more serious note, you doin' alright? Sorry to hear about that pinched nerve, had no idea.
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post #5495 of 37821
sexai toaster SLAM hope it goes to a member of the group
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post #5496 of 37821
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Originally Posted by s1rrah View Post
I'm sort of scared of Singlepower amps now.



I borrowed a head-fi friends PPX3 for the week and I absolutely hate the way it sounds.

I think it may have something to do with my listening through the low impedance RS1's or something ... but it's so bloated and ugly sounding. The bass sort of farts and distorts almost ...

The Stello HP100 sounds utterly brilliant in comparison.

Might just be the tubes or something but he said he picked his best tubes Tung Sol driver and two Sylvannias in the other two spots.

Dunno.

I'm really content at this point, I think.

Besides, I have some major ER/hospital bills coming in this month (pinched nerve in shoulder temporarily paralyzed my right hand a couple weeks ago!)

...

So, gonna pass on the toaster.


SLAM version makes a HUGE difference with Grados and hard to drive cans like k701's.


back up with a new system drive and a fresh install. New WD blue is much quieter than my Seagate, seems a bit slower though... couldn't swing the Velicoraptor
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wow, lots of computer issues for you eh soloz, sucks mate...
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post #5498 of 37821
Well, Sean and I worked together (I took the photo, he photoshopped) on a new avatar for me, but so much detail gets lost through size reduction that I don't think it's gonna work. Anyhow, I wanted to post the pic because I think it looks cool anyway:

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post #5499 of 37821
Maybe it could be your profile pic for OCN, that has a much larger size allowance.
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