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Got bored, blu-tac modded it so the bass wouldn't be so muddy and it increased the soundstage a bit. Put carbon fiber on it for aesthetics. Feedback?
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Ebay link to purchase the CF I used:
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Edited by EpicPie - 7/4/11 at 1:28am
     
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Holy crap that CF looks immense. I might do the same to my JVC's. Where did you get the stuff?
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Originally Posted by GoTMaXPoWeR;12256263 
Holy crap that CF looks immense. I might do the same to my JVC's. Where did you get the stuff?

PM me your addy, i'll send you enough to do headphones with. smile.gif
Don't worry about international postage, it's on me since im feeling incredibly generous right now.
     
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Originally Posted by EpicPie;12256265 
PM me your addy, i'll send you enough to do headphones with. smile.gif
Don't worry about international postage, it's on me since im feeling incredibly generous right now.

Wow, really? Are you sure? I'll PM you my address. Just let me know if you change your mind, it might cost a bit more than you're expecting. tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by GoTMaXPoWeR;12256278 
Wow, really? Are you sure? I'll PM you my address. Just let me know if you change your mind, it might cost a bit more than you're expecting. tongue.gif

Ive shipped international many many times, shipping some carbon fiber to you would only cost me a stamp.
     
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Ive shipped international many many times, shipping some carbon fiber to you would only cost me a stamp.

All I can say is thanks, a lot!

How did you apply the stuff?
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Nice! I have a pair that I haven't used since I got my 595's but this looks very interesting. I just might have to give it a go. How did you go about doing it? Was it fairly simple?
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post #8 of 47
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Originally Posted by GoTMaXPoWeR;12256295 
All I can say is thanks, a lot!

How did you apply the stuff?

If the surface you're apply it to is convex you take a hairdryer and heat up the carbon fiber while it's somewhat applied to the surface of what you're trying to apply it to so the carbon fiber will be easier to work with. Once you do that you just pull and stretch the carbon fiber so you can get it on the convexed surface easier without any wrinkles or air bubbles.
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Originally Posted by Tatakai All;12256316 
Nice! I have a pair that I haven't used since I got my 595's but this looks very interesting. I just might have to give it a go. How did you go about doing it? Was it fairly simple?
It was very easy. Mostly just a common sense thing. lol
     
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post #9 of 47
Love what you've done there, that looks quality.

Might give that a go with my v700's. silver & carbon fibre - lulz
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Love what you've done there, that looks quality.

Thanks. biggrin.gif
     
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