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    What Are You Listening To Right Now? -New thread, new rules. Please read them.

    Shoka Obuko Blues Project.
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    Schiit Happened: The Story of the World's Most Improbable Start-Up

    The original Vancouver.
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    Rank the Headphones that You Own.

    1. Sennheiser/Drop HD6XX w/KISS mod
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    What was the first album or CD you ever bought?

    The Monkees debut LP in 1966.
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    What's your biggest headphone dissapointment?

    STAX earspeakers. I went deep into the rabbit hole, only to discover in the end I was not emotionally engaged by the sound of their electrostatic headphones. Maybe I’d appreciate other makers’ electrostatic cans more, but never got around to chasing those down.
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    Want a Chance to Invest in a Headphone Manufacturer?

    No thanks. I’d rather sell Amway.
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    HD-650 burn-in?

    Deleted.
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    Whats the worst headphone you ever bought?

    Some BEATS knockoffs from an underground shopping mall in Zhuhai China.
  9. Jones Bob

    Seattle CAN Meets Genesis Advanced Technology 3/7/20

    With the active Covid-19 outbreak in King County (where more people have died from exposure than in the rest of the US combined), you should really consider rescheduling this event.
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    HeadAmp Grand Cayman DHT Electrostatic Amp

    :astonished: Drool........
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    The Stax SR-L500 and SR-L700 Impressions Thread

    One does not have to use the covers if it screws up the SQ too much for you. I like to use both the earpieces and covers. IMO, the 003 and the L700 sound quite different. Sold my L700s a long time ago.
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    The Stax SR-L500 and SR-L700 Impressions Thread

    STAX came out with a new style earpiece accessory for their SR-003mk2. the CES-A1: https://staxaudio.com/earpad/stax-ces-a1 It removes the overhead steel band and allows each EarPods to independently mount directly in the folds of the ear pinna. I bought the set around a year ago for my...
  13. Jones Bob

    The Stax Thread III

    I want one of the ALPS R27 dual concentric shaft 4 gang volume/balance potentiometers in either amp. :L3000:
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    The Stax Thread III

    Schiit has prototyped and shown a dedicated amp specifically designed for powering the SR1A that directly drives the ribbon drivers without the usual amp interface box. It’s (for now) called the Jotunheim R and will available thru RAAL soon with an expected price of $999.
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    The Stax Thread III

    It’s best to be prepared! :L3000:
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