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post #3226 of 3231
yes turbulent-x = magnum v5
post #3227 of 3231

yup the x are the v5's . We do have a list of compiled reviews of the magnums at the following link : http://turbulentlabs.com/drivers-reviews/

Cheers,

Jin

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Originally Posted by fleasbaby View Post
 

 

I redid my build tonight with my Magnum X drivers and my first pair of home-made cups...well, not cups, a pair of inner sleeves. Next project, full woody cups....I ran into the same issue with the solder. Pooped my pants thinking I had burned off the pad...not so. A little perseverance, and running my solder from the patch the voice coil runs to (I know, I was scared $h1tl355 I would burn it out too...) and I got everything set.

 

Not the greatest solder job of my life, but it works (that's foam tape around the drivers you see)...

 

 

 

The cups/inserts look good.  Keep in mind, a few blemishes is what we call "character".  It also isn't bad when one has one-of-a-kind cups either.

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Do you recommend any Grado headphones for the Magnums? For example is it any advantage of using SR225 over SR60?

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Do you recommend any Grado headphones for the Magnums? For example is it any advantage of using SR225 over SR60?

You will be replacing the drivers in either of them with the Magnum Drivers. I suggest getting some wood cups and placing the drivers there and using a Sony headband or the Auvio headband. That way, you don't have to "waste" a Grado driver if you bought a Grado headphone

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The cups/inserts look good.  Keep in mind, a few blemishes is what we call "character".  It also isn't bad when one has one-of-a-kind cups either.

Thanks Wje smily_headphones1.gif
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