Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Sound Cards and Computer Audio › Post Pics of your audio DIY [56k warning!!]
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Post Pics of your audio DIY [56k warning!!] - Page 22

post #211 of 498
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kitarist View Post
What kind of wood is that? It's beautiful!!!
Padauk
post #212 of 498
seriously that is ridiculously beautiful!
Hephae
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q9550 Zotac 9300 mITX MSI 460GTX Cyclone 2x 2GB Team Xtreem 
Hard DriveOSKeyboardPower
500GB SG Momentus XT Win7 x64 Logitech Illuminated Seasonic X650 
CaseMouse
Hephae Razer Abyssus 
  hide details  
Reply
Hephae
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q9550 Zotac 9300 mITX MSI 460GTX Cyclone 2x 2GB Team Xtreem 
Hard DriveOSKeyboardPower
500GB SG Momentus XT Win7 x64 Logitech Illuminated Seasonic X650 
CaseMouse
Hephae Razer Abyssus 
  hide details  
Reply
post #213 of 498
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by groundzero9 View Post


got some help building it from my brother, but it was my design
Very nice. Have you considered adding some spikes beneath it?
built in Feb 08
(15 items)
 
built in Nov 16
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
QX9650 Extreme Asus P5E Rampage Formula MSI GTX660 TwinFrozr 4gb Corsair Dominator 8500 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Crucial M550/WD Black  LG-sata Zalman CNPS9700 LED Windows 8.1 Pro x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell P2414H G510 Enermax Infiniti 720W Coolermaster Stacker 831 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Diamondback 3G Razer Mantis control Samson Meteor mic 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 6700k Asus Maximus VIII Ranger Zotac 1070 Amp Edition Corsair Vengeance LPX  
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 960 Evo  Crucial M550 Cryorig H5 Uni Windows 10 Pro x64  
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell 24" CM Storm QuickFire TK Enermax Revolution Xt II 80 Plus Gold 750W Fractal Design Define C 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Diamondback 5G Razer Speed / Control Onboard ESS Sabre 
  hide details  
Reply
built in Feb 08
(15 items)
 
built in Nov 16
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
QX9650 Extreme Asus P5E Rampage Formula MSI GTX660 TwinFrozr 4gb Corsair Dominator 8500 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Crucial M550/WD Black  LG-sata Zalman CNPS9700 LED Windows 8.1 Pro x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell P2414H G510 Enermax Infiniti 720W Coolermaster Stacker 831 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Diamondback 3G Razer Mantis control Samson Meteor mic 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 6700k Asus Maximus VIII Ranger Zotac 1070 Amp Edition Corsair Vengeance LPX  
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 960 Evo  Crucial M550 Cryorig H5 Uni Windows 10 Pro x64  
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell 24" CM Storm QuickFire TK Enermax Revolution Xt II 80 Plus Gold 750W Fractal Design Define C 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Diamondback 5G Razer Speed / Control Onboard ESS Sabre 
  hide details  
Reply
post #214 of 498
Quote:
Originally Posted by .Sup View Post
Very nice. Have you considered adding some spikes beneath it?
Why spikes? Surely it'd be better to isolate it than to couple it.

Regarding the stand, very nice - I've been considering doing something similar for my desktop setup although I know it won't look anywhere near as sexy as that, excellent work
TudjBox.
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500k Asus P8Z68V Gen3 PRO Sapphire Radeon HD7970 Corsair Vengeance 1866 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
OCZ Vertex II Samsung F3 1TB Sony DVD-RW Thermalright Silver Arrow 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 x64 iiyama ProLite 24" 16:9 Filco Ninja Majestouch-2 Corsair HX620 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Antec P182 G5 SteelSeries Cambridge Audio DAC Magic 
  hide details  
Reply
TudjBox.
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500k Asus P8Z68V Gen3 PRO Sapphire Radeon HD7970 Corsair Vengeance 1866 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
OCZ Vertex II Samsung F3 1TB Sony DVD-RW Thermalright Silver Arrow 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 x64 iiyama ProLite 24" 16:9 Filco Ninja Majestouch-2 Corsair HX620 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Antec P182 G5 SteelSeries Cambridge Audio DAC Magic 
  hide details  
Reply
post #215 of 498
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by tUDJ View Post
Why spikes? Surely it'd be better to isolate it than to couple it.

Regarding the stand, very nice - I've been considering doing something similar for my desktop setup although I know it won't look anywhere near as sexy as that, excellent work
You can isolate it by placing cones upside-down pointing upwards.
built in Feb 08
(15 items)
 
built in Nov 16
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
QX9650 Extreme Asus P5E Rampage Formula MSI GTX660 TwinFrozr 4gb Corsair Dominator 8500 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Crucial M550/WD Black  LG-sata Zalman CNPS9700 LED Windows 8.1 Pro x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell P2414H G510 Enermax Infiniti 720W Coolermaster Stacker 831 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Diamondback 3G Razer Mantis control Samson Meteor mic 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 6700k Asus Maximus VIII Ranger Zotac 1070 Amp Edition Corsair Vengeance LPX  
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 960 Evo  Crucial M550 Cryorig H5 Uni Windows 10 Pro x64  
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell 24" CM Storm QuickFire TK Enermax Revolution Xt II 80 Plus Gold 750W Fractal Design Define C 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Diamondback 5G Razer Speed / Control Onboard ESS Sabre 
  hide details  
Reply
built in Feb 08
(15 items)
 
built in Nov 16
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
QX9650 Extreme Asus P5E Rampage Formula MSI GTX660 TwinFrozr 4gb Corsair Dominator 8500 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Crucial M550/WD Black  LG-sata Zalman CNPS9700 LED Windows 8.1 Pro x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell P2414H G510 Enermax Infiniti 720W Coolermaster Stacker 831 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Diamondback 3G Razer Mantis control Samson Meteor mic 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 6700k Asus Maximus VIII Ranger Zotac 1070 Amp Edition Corsair Vengeance LPX  
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 960 Evo  Crucial M550 Cryorig H5 Uni Windows 10 Pro x64  
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell 24" CM Storm QuickFire TK Enermax Revolution Xt II 80 Plus Gold 750W Fractal Design Define C 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Diamondback 5G Razer Speed / Control Onboard ESS Sabre 
  hide details  
Reply
post #216 of 498
Quote:
Originally Posted by tUDJ View Post
Nice design, it would look sweet using acrylic sheets instead of cardboard.
Quote:
Originally Posted by .Sup View Post
looks like the Sieveking Sound Omega

http://www.sieveking-sound.de/equipment/detail/id/16

I've thinking for a while now of getting one
Quote:
Originally Posted by cyberspyder View Post
I was too until I saw the price...I humbly name my creation CardOmega.
I wouldn't mind one or two of those stands myself, but can't justify the expense. My dad has the proper tools to work with arcylic and I've been trying to get him to make me one...

Quote:
Originally Posted by groundzero9 View Post


got some help building it from my brother, but it was my design
Looks great! What are you using as a source, I don't see anything in your picture

Quote:
Originally Posted by tUDJ View Post
Why spikes? Surely it'd be better to isolate it than to couple it.

Regarding the stand, very nice - I've been considering doing something similar for my desktop setup although I know it won't look anywhere near as sexy as that, excellent work
I would think that isolating the amp from the stand would be more important. The stand itself looks pretty good and as long as the desk/table it's on isn't wobbly it should be fine.
Darkness
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q6600 G0 Gigabye GA-EP45-UD3P EVGA GTX660 8GB G.Skill PK 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD 640GB & Samsung F1 750Gb LG BD & HD Windows 8 Pro x64 HP w2207 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
FILCO FKBN87M/NPEK Enermax Modu82+ 525w CM 690 Logitech G9x 
Mouse PadAudio
Razor Destructor ODAC 
  hide details  
Reply
Darkness
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q6600 G0 Gigabye GA-EP45-UD3P EVGA GTX660 8GB G.Skill PK 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD 640GB & Samsung F1 750Gb LG BD & HD Windows 8 Pro x64 HP w2207 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
FILCO FKBN87M/NPEK Enermax Modu82+ 525w CM 690 Logitech G9x 
Mouse PadAudio
Razor Destructor ODAC 
  hide details  
Reply
post #217 of 498
Quote:
Originally Posted by soloz2 View Post
I wouldn't mind one or two of those stands myself, but can't justify the expense. My dad has the proper tools to work with arcylic and I've been trying to get him to make me one...



Looks great! What are you using as a source, I don't see anything in your picture



I would think that isolating the amp from the stand would be more important. The stand itself looks pretty good and as long as the desk/table it's on isn't wobbly it should be fine.
Using the RCA on my soundcard as a source atm. Once my wallet recovers from the amp, I'll be putting a DAC where the remotes are I've been looking at the PS Audio DLIII but am still undecided.

What did you guys mean by isolating it? The amp has rubber on the bottom of the feet. Would that not isolate it?
Edited by groundzero9 - 3/29/10 at 12:39pm
post #218 of 498
Hey everyone!

And finally my Klipsch Image S4 (my first real IEMs) got delivered today. They sound pretty good, allthough the bass is a little overpowered which makes the mid and highs sound a little as if they're on the background, but nothing the rockbox equalizer can't fix.



I finished my MINI³ (high performance) a couple of weeks ago, but only got it cased up a little more then a week ago.

Don't mind the interconnect, it's one I made from scratch very quickly and for testing purpose, but I have not yet had the chance to replace it. While I recently topped up my paypal account (yet again!!!), the credit still has to appear. But hopefully I can place my planned order at Qables tomorrow, as I really want to start making those silver LODs and complete this rig.:atsmile:

Before the Klipsch arrived, I used this rig mostly with my SR80i. I'm very proud of this amazing sounding combination, allthough they don't come close to my (still modest) home-rig, they sound very very well



IMPORTANT: Excuse my bad photographs. I have no decent camera and am using a very old 5MP kodak easyshare pocketcamera. I'm looking to buy the D5000 one day and treat myself yet another expensive hobby.

Dries
My beloved system
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q6600 @ 3.4 (1.4V) GA-P35-DS3 MSI Twin Frozr II/OC GTX560 Ti 2GB OCZ DDR2 800Mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
80GB raptor + 160GB SG + 500GB SG DL Super Writemaster Vista Home 32bit 226BW SyncMaster Samsung 22" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech 650W Be Quiet! Antec P180 G5 Laser Mouse v2 
  hide details  
Reply
My beloved system
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q6600 @ 3.4 (1.4V) GA-P35-DS3 MSI Twin Frozr II/OC GTX560 Ti 2GB OCZ DDR2 800Mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
80GB raptor + 160GB SG + 500GB SG DL Super Writemaster Vista Home 32bit 226BW SyncMaster Samsung 22" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech 650W Be Quiet! Antec P180 G5 Laser Mouse v2 
  hide details  
Reply
post #219 of 498
Quote:
Originally Posted by cyberspyder View Post
And....the final product, behold the CARDOMEGA:


You have no idea the amount of swearing, blood, sweat and time that I poured into this...and to make a little f***up at the end too! Apparently when I glued them together (laminated for the engineering guys) the pressure was uneven and made one side lower than the other...luckily only by several millimeters and doesn't affect function but sure works me up. However, still satisfied and now I have a place to put my 'phones .

Brendan
wowww nice!!
can u tell me what tools/tutor u do that ? >_<
kinda want to have it and try out make it too...
My Rig
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 4790k (@stock) Asus Maximus 7 Hero DA(palit)gtx 1080 gamerock Corsair Red Vengeance 2333mhz 2x8gb 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
samsung ssd pro 512,  Prolimatech Supermega w10 pro 64 AOC 27" I2757FH 
KeyboardPowerCaseAudio
Filco Camouflage Corsair HX850 W Bitfenix Shinobi XL ZxR, beyer dt 770pro,polk 5.1 
  hide details  
Reply
My Rig
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 4790k (@stock) Asus Maximus 7 Hero DA(palit)gtx 1080 gamerock Corsair Red Vengeance 2333mhz 2x8gb 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
samsung ssd pro 512,  Prolimatech Supermega w10 pro 64 AOC 27" I2757FH 
KeyboardPowerCaseAudio
Filco Camouflage Corsair HX850 W Bitfenix Shinobi XL ZxR, beyer dt 770pro,polk 5.1 
  hide details  
Reply
post #220 of 498
Post deleted, sorry !
Edited by sorage - 4/20/10 at 2:11pm
The Rocket
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
4770k gigabyte gaming 3 780 ti hyper 32gb 2400 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
ssd 240gb full custom loop Windows 10 pro xl2420te 
Power
thermaltake 750w g750m 
  hide details  
Reply
The Rocket
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
4770k gigabyte gaming 3 780 ti hyper 32gb 2400 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
ssd 240gb full custom loop Windows 10 pro xl2420te 
Power
thermaltake 750w g750m 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Sound Cards and Computer Audio
Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Sound Cards and Computer Audio › Post Pics of your audio DIY [56k warning!!]