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HD650 bad....

...Zana Duex... good.

Kidding aside about the Senn, I do wonder if maybe I ought to get a loaner 650 (or just buy one with a quick sale in mind) and give it another chance to meet my expectations in a home environment. I could probably live with that bass line if it provided better imaging, headstage, and midrange (doubt this one).
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post #7022 of 37823
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HD650 bad....

...Zana Duex... good.

Kidding aside about the Senn, I do wonder if maybe I ought to get a loaner 650 (or just buy one with a quick sale in mind) and give it another chance to meet my expectations in a home environment. I could probably live with that bass line if it provided better imaging, headstage, and midrange (doubt this one).
Well, if the choice is between The Deux and some 650s, you'll get no argument from me that the former should be priority.

Funny thing I discovered today, Bryan. I saw your feedback thread on Headcase, and I learned that the hd580s I recently had in my possession were none other than the very same phones that once resided upon your head. Small world indeed ..
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post #7023 of 37823
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customs suck. and it had to come from the netherlands.

but yea aparentlyl its a B-stock cable so heres some pics tell me whats wrong with it?

http://www.mediafire.com/?sharekey=d...018c8114394287
I thought B stock was just an open-box product Meaning it's returned by an unsatisfied customer, but was deemed as good as a new item.
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post #7024 of 37823
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I thought B stock was just an open-box product Meaning it's returned by an unsatisfied customer, but was deemed as good as a new item.
could be a open box item or a item that dosent quite meet the athstetics of a A-stock item. like a small blemish or the wrong heatshrink or perhaps not enough glue on the parts.

it said when i bought it that it had a cosmetic blemish. but was in perfect working order.
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My wallet is furious with me. I've been a bad man...

The resulting purchase has me in need of toobz. Anyone know a good place to buy 6as7g tubes or any of their many equivalents? I'm thinking RCAs as I liked the way they sounded in the dv336i.
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post #7026 of 37823
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Yet another chance, Joel. I can hear them calling you...

http://www.head-fi.org/forums/f10/hd...-mkiii-425473/
I'm taking Shelly's AD2000's back to her this weekend and picking up her pair of re cabled HD650's. An important try before I buy week or two awaits ...

Holding off on Zana for now though I've had some serious fantasies going.

    
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Add my AGK 272HDs plz
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how are the 272's doing ya?
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how are the 272's doing ya?
So far I like em! Not much bass but it is tight and I don't like too much bass anyway. Very detailed sound-that was what I was looking for. Vocals are outstanding, crisp. Also very comfy but need a lot of power. Right the opposite of forgiving 555s- everything can be heard, just everything. Should be fenomenal for watching movies about nature or for FPS gaming.
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So far I like em! Not much bass but it is tight and I don't like too much bass anyway. Very detailed sound-that was what I was looking for. Vocals are outstanding, crisp. Also very comfy but need a lot of power. Right the opposite of forgiving 555s- everything can be heard, just everything. Should be fenomenal for watching movies about nature or for FPS gaming.
Woohoo another AKG fan! I'm in the middle of modding/tweaking a pair of K271's that I just received, I believe they have the same drivers so it might be interesting to see how things progress as they finish burning in.
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