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Show us your vintage headphones! - Page 8post #106 of 17546/3/10 at 11:43am
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For some reason I thought they were supposed to be velour. I wouldn't know since I've never seen one... Now that you mention it, they seem a bit flat too. They could look a lot worse though. It could also be the bitterness talking.post #109 of 17546/3/10 at 2:50pmpost #110 of 17546/19/10 at 3:30pmThread Starter
here's a real oldie .. Sony DR-5A. shows up in late sixties sony catalogs. riveted together- typical 60's construction. bright, detailed, but little bass. steel headband and yokes, braided cable, but light weight plastic cupspost #111 of 17546/19/10 at 6:51pm
Those headphones or a ortho fan boys wet dream. I got my 50's NAGRA repaired & recabled, & ready to take on the world baby!!
post #112 of 17546/19/10 at 11:29pm
oh my! K1's? I didn't even know they existed. Those look sweet! Amazing headband design they should bring those back. Along with all their other good phones.post #113 of 17547/3/10 at 1:15pmpost #114 of 17547/8/10 at 4:50ampost #115 of 17547/8/10 at 4:53ampost #116 of 17547/17/10 at 5:03ampost #117 of 17547/18/10 at 4:00pmpost #118 of 17547/18/10 at 4:18pm
those Akg K1 are sooo nice..
keep drooling over the headband :P
Googling for some modern nice materials(carbonfibre?) and some nice phones,or just drivers.
Then I´m heading to the shed to trying to copy that headband and make a sleek portable HP :)post #119 of 17547/18/10 at 8:03pm
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