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post #1221 of 3150
Nice choice of subwoofer smile.gif
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My old Beyerdynamic DT801s finally gave up on me. They lasted about 20 years!

These arrived the other day, absolutely love them. So much better than the Grado SR325is' I had last year. Rather hard to drive properly, though my M1HPA manages fine smile.gif.


Edited by Monstrous - 8/26/12 at 5:55am
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post #1223 of 3150
wooooo congrats man.
post #1224 of 3150
Just got an audio set from my father's old boss, may use it a year until I get my own set.


KENWOOD Stereo Amplifier KA-2002

KEF Cresta

8/12/1971


placed on dekstop






Haven't heard much about KEF, british brand, not that easily available in the netherlands, but from what I've heard they're pretty good.
They made crackling noises like hell when I first put them on(hadn't been used for like 2 years) but after 4-5 hours of playing..... Amazing sound
Never thought that sound so full and good(and that even without subwoofer) could come out of such old speakers.
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post #1225 of 3150
Put a Rel Brittania B-2 subwoofer in my bedroom. I'm working on correct placement and getting the levels right, my options are pretty limited. Crossover is at 60Hz. I tried 80 for a bit but it's just too powerful and creates a blanket of standing waves in my small room. rolleyes.gif 60Hz is about right so far. The thing I don't like is that I cannot do "Direct" from my DAC to my crappy Yamaha receiver while still outputting LFE to the sub. This is processing the entire signal as stereo and not using the analog DAC input directly. I may have to get some Speakon cables so I can bypass the LFE processing of the receiver. I might wait until I can get my hands on a Peachtree Decco 65.

Cable management is a disaster right now. redface.gif I will work on that later. Ignore the speaker stands as well. They turned out poorly so I ended up not finishing them or filling them. They will be redone at some point.



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Just received my Wharfedale SW150 at work... now I want to go home and set it up!
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Just got my Mordaunt Short Carnival 1 Speakers...very chuffed because I got them for new as a bargain price for £40!
post #1228 of 3150
Gave GR07s to brother. Purchased Shure 535s.

I went with the red ones! I KNOW! Some of you are saying SHOULD HAVE GONE WITH BRONZE...but red is my favorite color and it looks like blood and yummy.
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Gave GR07s to brother. Purchased Shure 535s.
I went with the red ones! I KNOW! Some of you are saying SHOULD HAVE GONE WITH BRONZE...but red is my favorite color and it looks like blood and yummy.

The 535s are awesome, heard them through a Project-amped setup a while back. I have a pair of 425s just now after losing my 530s in the cinema. No light and black headphones, go figure... frown.gif
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RCA ODAC just arrived today biggrin.gif
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