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    Rank the Headphones that You Own.

    1. AQ Nighthawk Carbon pleather pads and Sonneteer the Bard's Headspace gizmo 2. Massdrop Sennheiser HD58X Jubilee 3. Oppo PM-3 4. Grado SR-60 5. Koss Portapro, KSC75 on Parts Express headband 6. Sony MDR-7506 7. Howard Leight Sync 8. Bose QC25
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    Khadas Tone Board DAC = WOW!

    Same for me, sounds better than Raspberry Pi 4 usb. What are you using to power the KTB?
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    (HD6XX + Liquid Spark + SDAC) or (HD58X + $230)

    No when it's said that better headphones scale with better amps and dacs it means they take advantage of them while lesser headphones max out with lesser associated equipment. This is separate sound quality issue, different, I think from impedance and drivability. Here is a quote from a...
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    (HD6XX + Liquid Spark + SDAC) or (HD58X + $230)

    I own the Liquid Spark amp and 58x. Although you can drive the HD58X without an amp I think it is a you will be much happier in the long run with an amp (and dac). I have read that the 58x does not scale with better gear like the 6xx so if you can afford it and plan to upgrade the second...
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    Show us your Head-Fi station at it's current state. No old pictures please...

    Yes, good spot, I have two Advent 400 table radios, those speakers are pretty good for background listening.
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    Schould I buy a schiit Jotunhiem?

    No experience with Jotunhiem but my Modi Multibit is way better than my Modi V1. Also I use a usb/coax converter and coax spdif input to the Modi 'cause it sounds better.
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    Show us your Head-Fi station at it's current state. No old pictures please...

    cheap and cheerful: https://www.michaels.com/wooden-bracelet-bar-stand-by-bead-landing-brown/10518275.html#start=4 but the most fun is making your own
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    Show us your Head-Fi station at it's current state. No old pictures please...

    Pichu, very nice system but where is your headphone stand on the top of the rack?
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    Need advice, please

    Don't rule out Grado. Try a Grado SR-60 for $69 or less. Lots of bass, more refined than a Portapro. I would advise against Sony MDR-7506 not as much bass as the SR-60.
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