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Hello all. I am just looking for some direction here. I'm looking into sleeving my headphones, but before i do i hate the coil cord that came with them. SO.... I was wondering if anyone here might have a good source for me to purchase a quality replacement headphone cable that isn't coiled?

If this has been posted im sorry i did a search but i have turned up nothing.
 
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I would say your best bet would be to get a replacement cable for another pair of Sennheiser headphones, just a pair that doesn't come with a coiled cable. At least you'll know that way it's of good quality.
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Originally Posted by Jspoon View Post
I would say your best bet would be to get a replacement cable for another pair of Sennheiser headphones, just a pair that doesn't come with a coiled cable. At least you'll know that way it's of good quality.
DO you know of any sources. I poked around on EBay and on Sennheiser's site but no straight versions of the cable. although i did end up dismantling the headphone

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They state that there are no compatible cables for my headset that are straight and not spiral. I find that hard to believe. Guess the search continues.

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Quote:
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They state that there are no compatible cables for my headset that are straight and not spiral. I find that hard to believe. Guess the search continues.

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There isn't any, but it's not like you can't wire a straight one up yourself.
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There isn't any, but it's not like you can't wire a straight one up yourself.
Exactly what I was going to say.

Do it yourself or look into audio grade cables (bluejeancable.com comes to mind)
    
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I sit here looking @ my HD 280 Pro's ... Sleeving is awesome, got some MDPC-X stuff today, BUT I would NEVER tear into these incredible cans!!! =(

I *wince* at the thought of it ...
    
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Exactly what I was going to say.

Do it yourself or look into audio grade cables (bluejeancable.com comes to mind)

Ok i'll take a look at them


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I sit here looking @ my HD 280 Pro's ... Sleeving is awesome, got some MDPC-X stuff today, BUT I would NEVER tear into these incredible cans!!! =(

I *wince* at the thought of it ...
once i tore mine apart they ware very simply setup inside. they have the audio cable going into a 4 pin header that feeds the headphones, so the cable will be easily replaced it's just finding one of respectable quality to do so. :Looks to above reference:
 
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