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Originally Posted by SkyBleu View Post
 

Interesting. So this must be the infamous S-Mod! Surely a big sacrifice (and I better hope it is well worth it), since that AK-120 won't be used as a purely audio player no more. 

 

It was a huge upgrade for me in terms of sound quality. Not comparable to when it was stock. Then again no DAP I've tried is....

post #9857 of 13457
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Originally Posted by lee730 View Post
 

Tralucent 1Plus2 with Uber Cable on AK120 S-mod and T1 Amp.

 

 

Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

 



I believe we could feed a small country with the  total cost of that rig combined. A sure sign of  portable audio addiction is in the air. And might I add I'm enjoying how that cable is set up this time round rather than last time. ;)

post #9858 of 13457
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Tralucent 1Plus2 with Uber Cable on AK120 S-mod and T1 Amp.

 

 

Why not using low profile connectors? Unless you do not use it on the go? 

post #9859 of 13457
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Originally Posted by zitounesup View Post
 

 

Why not using low profile connectors? Unless you do not use it on the go? 


because its probably really hard to find a low profile connector that is shaped like that and I would still loop instead of staying flat

post #9860 of 13457
I believe Lee uses that cable because he really enjoys the sound of the Tralucent interconnect which only comes with straight jacks. Having that interconnect here its a nice sounding cable, though ill try and persuade him to go for a silver cable I rate higher and can be made with right angle jacks. Rather important Lee takes any strain off the S-Mod input, or bad things could happen.
post #9861 of 13457
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Originally Posted by H20Fidelity View Post

I believe Lee uses that cable because he really enjoys the sound of the Tralucent interconnect which only comes with straight jacks. Having that interconnect here its a nice sounding cable, though ill try and persuade him to go for a silver cable I rate higher and can be made with right angle jacks. Rather important Lee takes any strain off the S-Mod input, or bad things could happen.
Or just order a uber mini-mini ic from gavin also ; D
post #9862 of 13457
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Originally Posted by deltasun View Post

The M50x...nice!

 

thanks! i was suppose to get the hd25s, but i can't justify the price if i'm just going to use them at home. luckily, these where already released and was on sale - they made my day! :D

post #9863 of 13457
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Originally Posted by Sorensiim View Post
 

I guess a new cable warrants new shots of The Rig :D

 

 

 

 

DX50 -> Solid silver IC (recently repaired) w. angled Neutriks -> PB2 -> Plussound 28AWG SPC w. Hirose & clear angled Westone* pins, sanded Neutrik barrel used as a cinch -> Noble Audio K10. 

 

Or, you know, The Rig for short.

 

(No, not Westone, but gold-plated Westone compatible diy pins.)

very nice cable 

post #9864 of 13457
Where did you buy Hirose (male?) To connect the one (female) of the amp PB2?
post #9865 of 13457
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Originally Posted by Mooses9 View Post

very nice cable 
Thanks, it sounds better than it looks wink.gif
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Originally Posted by singleended58 View Post

Where did you buy Hirose (male?) To connect the one (female) of the amp PB2?
Straight from Ibasso, they're the cheapest place to get them smily_headphones1.gif
post #9866 of 13457
The old legend strike back With WAV file , No hi res file
Sound quality is excellent

Source : iPhone 4 s
Dac : Venture Craft Go Dap DD 1 LE muse 02
Amp : pico Power amp
Headphone : ultrasone Sig DJ

post #9867 of 13457
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Or just order a uber mini-mini ic from gavin also ; D

 

I will be getting a mini-uber interconnect in for demo purposes. I'm still debating if I sould get it with right angled jacks. If I like it I will buy it outright (knowing my luck I probably will lol).

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Originally Posted by H20Fidelity View Post

I believe Lee uses that cable because he really enjoys the sound of the Tralucent interconnect which only comes with straight jacks. Having that interconnect here its a nice sounding cable, though ill try and persuade him to go for a silver cable I rate higher and can be made with right angle jacks. Rather important Lee takes any strain off the S-Mod input, or bad things could happen.

 

I have a 5OCC pure silver cable interconnect that I've generaly never gotten along with. Just makes the sound too aggressive for me on everything I've used it with lol...

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Originally Posted by zitounesup View Post
 

 

Why not using low profile connectors? Unless you do not use it on the go? 

 

I don't use this rig on the go. The uber is too expensive to risk taking out with me. Unless I'm stationary. I've taken the S-mod out with me though.

post #9868 of 13457

New SE846 for me... sounds great out of the ZX1. I'm using the white treble filter, and Sony Hybrid tips (the combination of which really opens up the soundstage and provides wonderful detail and clarity). Thought the sound was a bit too rolled off with the blue neutral filter in place.

 

 

 

 

post #9869 of 13457
My favorite portable experience by far-




Solo -dB > Duet > F111

There is one portable element in this next one-



Wild Heaven Invocation and Violectric
post #9870 of 13457
cn11, how do you like the SE846's for rock music, I'm thinking about picking up a pair for myself soon to go w/ the FIIO X5 when it comes out. Also, is that the stock cable, any thought's on upgrading it if it's not?
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