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    Recommend a good portable headphone amp for less than $200

    Hello. I have not been here for years and I am out of the loop with anything related to headphones. I have not done any searches or read up on anything. I know this looks lazy but please give an old-timer a break smily_headphones1.gif I currently listen to podcasts and music with my iphone. I...
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    Edited

    Edited: Posted in wrong place
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    opamps on audigy 2 .. which to replace?

    Will do. Thanks glass
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    Sennheiser RS130 Wireless System Review

    I needed a replacement for my Senn HD590 which I primarily used for my computer and after a long deliberation I decided to get The Senn RS130 from TTVJ.com last week. I was looking for a comfortable set of headphones, one I can use for hours without discomfort. Being in the Philippines, I can...
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    Looking for comfortable headphones for PC gaming and video viewing

    Quote: Originally Posted by Oggranak Headroom sells the D1001, do they not ship it to where you are? They do I did a quick search and it didnt come out the first time I tried it, thanks for the heads-up. Unfortunately, based on the pics it looks like the D1001 uses a leather pad...
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    Looking for comfortable headphones for PC gaming and video viewing

    Quote: Originally Posted by Oggranak I'm still not quite sure why you're not considering the K601.. Comfier than the HD595 and D1001, IMO. (I've tried both) Is there any reason you're staying away from them? Hi Oggranak. Yes I considered the K601 but its not available in...
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    Looking for comfortable headphones for PC gaming and video viewing

    Quote: Originally Posted by oqvist Question??? If the sound doesn´t matter only comfort why are you prepared to pay up to 250$ for them??? Im just stating that $250 is my limit, and the DT880 unfortunately is priced over that.
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    opamps on audigy 2 .. which to replace?

    Hey guys, where do your buy your ad8620 opamps?
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    Audible Differences in Copper vs. Silver Cables?

    Here are George Cardas' 2 cents on the subject: "Q&A with George Cardas jude: All of your interconnects are made with copper conductors. And in one of your catalogs is the following quote: "Copper has proven to be the best conductor for an audio signal..." Lately there has been a strong...
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    Dropping by to say hi.

    Well it was nice to see you guys and gals again I hope everything continues to go well with everyone here and this site. Best wishes!
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    Recommend good playing cards and shuffler

    Quote: Originally Posted by iq160plus Another hint: I found this site about building your own poker tables http://www.homepokertourney.com/tables_build.htm Everyone loves mine though it is crap, but better than the kitchen table. Also, a FREE (or donation) software that is...
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    PocketDock SiK love child - can it be done?

    Quote: Originally Posted by BodiesOfLight I can't find the pictures of TURBO's cables, but I'm really interested in them. Here you go
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    Designer IC brings any benefit?

    Quote: Originally Posted by rimmer canI get any noticeable improvement using some of those special ICs over standard cheapies? (read: is a 6 inch piece of sexy wire worth of the bucks for my setup?) From my experience with my portable setup, no it wont bring any noticable...
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    Final: 3rd Quail Group Buy.

    Quote: Originally Posted by brianknewbie Not sure if this has confusion been resolved already (since the post above was from a few weeks ago) but just to clarify -- I paid via Paypal in May for all six cables (payment sent to tortie on 5/11 for $78.00) PM me if there's anything else...
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