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post #2211 of 3150
Picked up some new headphones to go with my setup. Only need some new tubes for my amp and it's ready to go. May need 100+ to burn in though.

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Didn't buy/get, but built the speaker stands biggrin.gif We get carpentry scraps to use as firewood for free, and I happened to find long enough planks to make speaker stands out of. I only had a chainsaw, sandpaper and wonder glue (no hi-res pics because they look quite horrific tbh). I'll see if I can find a circular saw to loan to even out some wonkyness.
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For late night listening when the kids are in bed.

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Picked up an Audioengine D1 yesterday.

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post #2215 of 3150
$20 Optimus LX5 speakers with the Linaeum tweeters kinda goofy looking but i have been listening to them last couple days pretty much all day (driving them with my SMSL SA-S3 t-amp) and I'm liking them.

post #2216 of 3150
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Originally Posted by atarione View Post

$20 Optimus LX5 speakers with the Linaeum tweeters kinda goofy looking but i have been listening to them last couple days pretty much all day (driving them with my SMSL SA-S3 t-amp) and I'm liking them.


i'v got the newer/worse version of them.
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post #2217 of 3150
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i'v got the newer/worse version of them.


oh you have the LX5 II's then? i have never heard these before now.. i am really enjoying these version 1 LX5's however the tweeter is really very very good...

but I have to say if i had to chose these or my made in America (old version) NHT SuperZero's i'd take the SuperZero's anyday.

but these are still kewl and fun to have...
post #2218 of 3150
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oh you have the LX5 II's then? i have never heard these before now.. i am really enjoying these version 1 LX5's however the tweeter is really very very good...

but I have to say if i had to chose these or my made in America (old version) NHT SuperZero's i'd take the SuperZero's anyday.

but these are still kewl and fun to have...

nop newer and worse. lx550pro
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post #2219 of 3150
I run a pair of Optimus Pro 77's on my desk. I have Polk Monitor 30 tweeters and Polk T15 5.25 woofers in them. They sound pretty good for a speaker that is about 8.5" tall.
    
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edit: i finally got the other one.


Edited by NFF - 3/10/14 at 2:24pm
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