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  1. fbleagh

    Iaudio M5 vs Iriver 340

    Ok guys its coming up to the new year and my new role at work dictates that i will be doing a lot more travelling in the new year. I am looking for HDD based dap that sounds good and has a remote ( too used to the whole remote thing after having my MZ-N1 ) it will be driving ER-4P's...
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    Recommended cable ?

    Can someone please point me in the right direction for an appropriate cable to make some new headphone leads for my ER4p's ? also am i better off running two shielded leads per earbud or one dual core cable. hmm the other question is whether its viable to use the cable shielding braid as...
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    Xin Ety cable Mod

    In the updated cables there is an image with some much nicer pins used. anyone got any idea what those pins are ? also anyone got any got recommendations as to what cable to use in making these ? it seems like the standard Sennheiser HD 580...
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    Fixup's ety cable mod Question

    In the updated cables there is an image with some much nicer pins used. anyone got any idea what those pins are ? also anyone got any got recommendations as to what cable to use in making these ?
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    MG Head Transformer

    Jsut wondering if anyone knows the specs of the power transformer of the MG Head. Mine is a 110V version and i would like to convert it to 240V. im just looking for the values of the secondaries Cheers, Fbleagh
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    comparitve volume of ER4/ER6/EX70

    Hi guys Im still contemplating whether or not to splurge on the ER4's or not. I currently use a Sony MZ- N1 And i would prefer to use it without an amp on the go. I currently hae the EX70's and they seem very quiet. Are the ety's any e3asier to drive ??
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    Ex70's vs Ety's

    hi guys, Just been havin a look at the er6's and they look pretty much like the ex70's. Just wondering if any one has a spec sheet for the ex70's so i can compare impedance etc. Or even better yet a nice review ( including how easy they are to drive, as im stuck with the output from my MZ-N1)
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    well my new MZ-N1 sounds great and sounds even better through my TA but i slight problem , you can't set the output socket to be line out when the remote is plugged in and that is by far the easiest way to control the thing. i wanna have N1 --> Remote --> TA --> ex70's or DT770's...
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    total airhead power supply

    just quick one guys, i was wondering what is the biggest power supply i can attach to the old TA ? Ive tried 5V at 500ma and that sounds good. I want to try a 6V ext supply ( a battery pack hooked up to the ext power supply jack). is this going to fry the DC-DC converter in the TA ? or...
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    Pioneer High End DV-S733A DVD-Audio & SACD all in one

    I know the video on this player is supposed to be great but i am wondering what the redbook, SACD performance is like. any one tried it ?
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    Portable music power source

    Hi guys, my current portable setup runs like Nomad JB --> TA ---> Beyerdynamic DT 770 (250) i wanna get a bit more omphh into the system as the TA on 2 AA's loses a bit of the low end etc. i've tried running at 5V and it does sound quite a bit better. I was thinking of using a 12V...
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    MG Head Problem

    I have an MGHeadDT and one channel has died Ive traced back and the source is fine and so it the cable. I tried swapping the 2 large tube ( el?? ) and they both work. I opened it up, and couldn'r see any broken connections. the channel thats not working is the right hand and the...
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    Total Airhead

    Hi guys, just trying to get a bit more ooomph out of my little TA. Currently running the standard 2 AA's and was looking at amaking an external battery pack for it. Whats the highest voltage i can feed it ?
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    Hi Guys, Just a quick heads up. I got a chance to listen to the upcoming LOTR soundtrack. Lets just say that when it cmes out " have a listen" It's damned good there's one peice in track 7 with a large number of french horns that sounds amazing
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    ex70 spec's and DT770 q's

    can anyone remember what isolation rating is fort he ex70's ( in Db ) or o\if hey can compare the isolation of the ex70 to the DT770. Also anyone ever tried the Dt770's on a plane or train, dot hey cut out much noise thanks again guys I think i'll go listen to Lateralus now damn thata a...
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    AKG's found i australia these guys are the listed distributors of AKG in OZ if anyone is looking.
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    MG Head powersupply modification

    Ok i got my MG head today and would like to convert it to 240V rather than 110V. Any ideas on what i need to get changed.
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    MGhead DT power requirements

    Just wondering if anyone has used the MGhead DT with a 240V power source ? Mine is the new one with the detachable power cord. -fingers crossed that i dont need to buy a transformer
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    Headphone stands - what do you use ?

    I've been looking for some where nice to sit my phones when im not using them. Preferably out where i can see them ( im not spemnding that much money on hd-580's and then put them in a drawer. This is also something that will sit next to my MG-Head that i am ordering next week Ive had a...
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    how much will EX70's benefit from having an amp ?

    I was just wondering how much these phones will benefit from havng something like a TA attached to them ? i am thinking of getting on anyways - output off my player is too damned quiet - but any extra justification will help me sleep better at night
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    Circumaural Closed Phones

    Does no one make good closed phones anymore ? I want a pair for use on the plane and at work. Because my 580's would annoy to many people at work and it wouldn't block out the noise on the plane. I have a set of EX70's which are great for on the train etc but i want something a bit better...
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    NAD CD541

    Just wondering what experiences people have had with this player . I have a old SONY cd player which is getting fixed atm but the NAD 541 just looks too damned tempting. Firstly, what is the headphone jack on this unit like ? I will be using my senn 580's. How does this perform with...
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    CDPCX235 - Sony 200 disc changer

    hewo, just wondering if anyone has had any experience with iths player ? I am thinking of purchasing one and using it for a transport. not sure about the dac yet ( that may have to wait until after my holiday ) I love the idea of 200disc's avaliable but if its crap i think i will spring the...