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CD22RN4X? You'll either need a steeper slope or a notch for the breakup.


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I would measure the woofer alone from a few different locations in the room to see if it's coming from the driver itself or the room.

As for bass traps, placing one on the floor between your speaker and mic will help you get cleaner measurements. There are plenty of DIY bass trap instructions on the net. I would recommend something 2'x4' and at least 4" deep.
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I've removed all EQ changes to the DT880s. While it somewhat helped, it wasn't worth the overall distortion created. These aren't as EQ friendly as I thought, but to be fair the Equalizers I was using weren't the best.

That said, I've also changed my ODAC to 24 bit 96khz. It was 16/44.1 before. Quality wise, much better, although obviously bass has not improved at all.

That said, I prefer other amps, but for the price the O2's amp is unbeatable.
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has anyone painted IEMs ever? I would like to paint my clear Shure SE215s black to match ear tips and cable.. dunno what paint to use, dont want it to chip off or get trashed easily in transport.
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has anyone painted IEMs ever? I would like to paint my clear Shure SE215s black to match ear tips and cable.. dunno what paint to use, dont want it to chip off or get trashed easily in transport.

I recommend you use some sort of plastic primer and then use auto-grade black gloss spray paint. Only problem I see with this is that when you put the shure olives (eartips) back on they might damage the paint job in order to stay on properly. Before doing any of this however I suggest you first lightly sand the IEMs and then paint will thin coats. Don't try to achieve full coverage with every coat. Follow these rules and I bet you $100 if done properly you won't be seeing any chipping problems on the plastic besides what I warned you about. Good luck!
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Thanks man, gonna try it out this or next weekend!
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I think the only stock thing is the power transformer (EDIT: and the IEC socket).

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New center channel for HT:

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Mains then finishing coming up soon.

Hot rodded Dodd 6H30 buffer pre with mock up. Works and sounds great, so it'll be re-organized and installed into a nice case shortly.

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New center channel for HT:

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I like how it blocks the screen.
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