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    Bijou All Tube Futterman Headphone Amplifier

    Hello, I am looking to build a balanced Bijou and I was wondering what does everyone use for their balanced volume control?    I'm thinking the joshua tree attenuator. Does anyone have any insights to which I should really use?   Thanks!
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    Sennheiser HD238: Brief Review and Modding

    Quote:   You can get felt from a hobbies/crafts stores. Art stores would also have them as well.  
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    How much of a realistic improvment from soundcard to Dac/Amp?

      Quote: Zoltan, I also have the A700 and I understand what you're going through. It all started a long long time ago when I initially used the headphone output from my computer to listen to my music. But the sound wasn't great and I wanted something better so I brought myself the X-Fi...
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    Millett "Starving Student" hybrid amp

    Hey Equalizer, You have mentioned many times that you especially love the sound of the K701 coupled with the SSMH. However, have you tried the K701 with the MiniMax? I'm thinking about building a MiniMax but I'm not sure how much of an upgrade it truly is. Thanks
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    Roll Call: Who's building, built, or thinking of building a beta22?

    Quote: Originally Posted by nattonrice You should start by measuring the shaft size of the knob otherwise we can't help you. It's custom like I just said. The diameter of the shaft is customizable. I just need to find the right potentiometer that can handle that big of a knob.
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    Roll Call: Who's building, built, or thinking of building a beta22?

    Quote: Originally Posted by johnwmclean m11a1, a 4 channel attenuator should do the trick Much Obliged, John One more question though, my intended custom volume knob is roughly 2 inches in diameter and of 2 inches in depth, which potentiometer is suitable for this kind of knob?
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    What's the best audio output from the computer?

    At the moment I'm finishing up my Gamma 2 which I am very much looking forward to. So I suppose my first question is; when connecting to my computer, which is the best output possible from the computer (optical, USB, digital coax)? Do understand that the optical and digital coax are the outputs...
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    Roll Call: Who's building, built, or thinking of building a beta22?

    Quick question: I'm planning to building a 6-channel B22, what's available as for the attenuator?
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    DIY Cable Gallery!!

    Where do you guys buy the viablue splitters?
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    Greatest music video of all time

    Be sure to watch in 1080p HD YouTube - OK Go - This Too Shall Pass - Rube Goldberg Machine version - Official
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    J&R $4.99 CD Blowout

    Quote: Originally Posted by Graphicism Yes try this link Not bad, some Dire Straits, Eric Clapton, Van Halen... Godamnit! Noice...
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    Audio Technica ATH-A700 Amped?

    I use my A700 with my Headfive. Big difference...worthwhile to invest in an amplifier.
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    Bowers & Wilkins P5 portable (ProAudio Monitors) Review

    Quote: Originally Posted by zeluiz22 GorgonMusic: Stop apologizing to these schoolmarm ninnies. These guys wouldn't know good audio if they woke up at the New York Philharmonic. These obseqious gumflappers ninny about here shamelessly slurping the behinds of their Hedphoni Supremi...
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    Is it possible to be in love with someone you barely know?

    You should see a doctor maybe you just have a heart condition.