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post #5931 of 37795
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When you say that if I should get an amp if I get HD555 what would you be referring to. Yes i am noob
HD555's are great starter headphones. I would go for the HD595's if you could squeeze them in your budget.

by amp, something like this will pair nicely:
http://cgi.ebay.com/Little-Dot-MK-2-...3A1|240%3A1318
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post #5932 of 37795
Assuming i go for HD595 would there be major difference if I got amp. Cuz i thought all id need would be decend sound card, and with prelude i assumed that out of it. But maybe im just not grasping concept of amp?
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post #5933 of 37795
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Assuming i go for HD595 would there be major difference if I got amp. Cuz i thought all id need would be decend sound card, and with prelude i assumed that out of it. But maybe im just not grasping concept of amp?
think of headphones like tiny speakers. Now, you couldn't drive the speakers with the signal that comes from your CD player could you? No, you need an amp.
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I have a new addition to my growing collection, Dennon D5000's. I haven't quite finished them yet.... Needed a break. I'll post finished pics tomorrow.
post #5935 of 37795
I'll join this club. I've got a pair of Grado SR-125's. A quick question though: is the burn in time for them long? Right now they seem very bright. Also, is an amp required for them? The sound seems fine without, but these are my first high-quality headphones, so I'm not quite sure how good they can be.
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post #5936 of 37795
w00t, got something int he mail yesterday from Soloz Audio... Can't wait to fire it up and see what it sounds like soooooo excited too bad I'm stuck at work for 2 more hours lol.
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post #5937 of 37795
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w00t, got something int he mail yesterday from Soloz Audio... Can't wait to fire it up and see what it sounds like soooooo excited too bad I'm stuck at work for 2 more hours lol.
My little iPhone package tracking app shows a little check mark next to your name and the word Delivered! underneath.

That was quicker than expected. I was going to splurge for faster shipping, but it was more than double and I didn't have enough in my PP acct. Glad to see it worked out
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post #5938 of 37795
yeah now if only you sent me the manuals on how to BIAS and what the inputs/outputs were...

EDIT: OMG DT770 Pro 80s + my new MM = AMAZING PICS TO COME

PIX:

some of my cans with my new Millet Max, thanks Soloz

A full overview of my setup including flanking stereo Speakers

Single AV123 XLS Encore on stand

more focused overview of my setup, pimping, I know

I should crank my sub more to shake that dust off

Tubes are a glowing, beats are a pumping



mmmm glowing luminescence
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post #5939 of 37795
@H3||scr3am Everything is already biased, but you're right I forgot to send you the instructions for future tube rolling! edit: you have an email!
The back panel should be fairly self explanatory... the single pair of jacks is the input, the two pairs are outputs... and then the power jack :-p
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post #5940 of 37795
In case anyone is interested ...

Grado 15 headphone extension and 1/4 to 1/8 inch adapter for 25 bucks:

http://www.head-fi.org/forums/f44/fs...dapter-407712/

...

I've got two sets since picking up the GS1000's and am selling the new ones.

If a club member makes a claim, I'll withhold for such ... otherwise, first come, first serve.

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