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I bought 10 of then at a garage sale. ...at Madonna's house, she said none of them worked!

How much would you ask for one?
    
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Yin Yang Labs Graphametric Paralyzer



Audiophiles worldwide have long been looking for a way to enhance the enjoyment of their music. This has lead to inevitable upgrades in various parts of their music reproduction system. This piece will enhance the transparency of lesser recordings, or reduce them if you are tired of hyper-reality. Like your system's transparency, the imaging can be tuned to fine Zeiss-like focus, or into a blur. For those using older solid-state devices or push-pull amplifiers, the harmonics know may be the key for those looking for that zero feedback single-ended tube sound!

For me, the most important adjustment the Yin Yang Labs Graphametric Parlyzer can achieve is in adding real talent to those pop music recordings. While there may be gifted people who lack the talent, imagine Britney Spears with ten times the talent! Alas, even with this adjustment i found that Britney was still the lifeless sell-out she is. Seems that when you start out with zero talent, zero multiplied by ten still equals zero. On the other end of the scale, incredible individuals such as Miles Davis, Billie Holiday, Buddy Guy and the like have so much talent that any adjustment of the talent knob appears to have no effect at all. Of course in the end what really matters is that you...

Need to get me one of those! tongue.gif
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Xiaomi Pistons IF edition :]
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New DAC. Headphone Amp is on its way.
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EDIT: Headphone amp arrived. Audio stack complete:
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Edited by CJRhoades - 6/13/14 at 7:06pm
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A 40 year old Yamaha CR-450 in pristine condition.

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A 40 year old Yamaha CR-450 in pristine condition.


a...... a........ar.......ar........arrr.r..........a.re those Sennheiser HD800? drool.gifdrool.gifdrool.gifdrool.gifdrool.gifdrool.gifdrool.gifdrool.gifdrool.gifdrool.gif
    
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A 40 year old Yamaha CR-450 in pristine condition.

What aftermarket cable are you using for your HD800's? ALO? How do you like them?
My new speakers finally got delivered and setup today. Vandersteen Treo's. It's unreal how great they sound, and the pictures don't do it justice thumb.gif





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http://toxic-cables.co.uk/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=99 but with HD800 connectors which makes the cable about 30 pounds more expensive. I can't comment sonic wise apart from sounding neutral but comfort wise its the best cable I ever had. Extremely light and flexible. It turned green but I didn't noticed any change in sound. BTG audio is another good option.
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i got a nikko nr520 dayum is this thing bright. i also picked up a 51 cd changer, that actually works. and about 80 lbs of vinyl only going to keep about 15 lbs of it though. also finally got a turntable with a proper cart its a hitachi HT-20s total cost of haul: sweat.


not my picture since i dont feel like cleaning up.






i eventually want to upgrade the cart on the hitachi is it possible to get something like a grado or shure to fit?
Edited by NFF - 7/4/14 at 8:21pm
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