1. zKronos

    Help Me Get Started

    To begin with, I don't know a whole lot about headphones, which is the reason I am here. I have a few questions that I'd like to ask, and if anybody could tell me some things that I should know I'd love to hear it. I am trying to buy some high quality headphones but don't know where to start or...
  2. aeroG1

    Can you put over-ear or circumaural earpads on AKG K141/2/0?

    I have a pair of old AKG K140 and need new earpads, but I would really like to get over ear pads if I can. Does anyone know where I can find such pads or if it's even possible?
  3. WoahReQQuiem

    Amp for AKG K141 mk.II (and a future headphone purchase)

    Hi all,    I recently bought an AKG K141 mk. II, and now I am looking for an amp for it. I got two options: -iBasso D2+ Boa -Ray Samuels P-51 Mustang The Mustang is a huge price bump from the D2+. But if the difference in sound quality isn't as huge as the price gap, I'd go for the...
  4. ghankstef

    AKG k141 repairable?

    I have a pair of AKG K141s    bought about  4 years  ago    still in like New   condition  at least cosmetically,    but they have shorted out in the left  ear.    My  first idea was to replace  the  cable  that I needed to replace the XLR mini cable  that connects  the  cans to the source  ...
  5. donunus

    AKG K141 Review and Appreciation Thread

    I just bought a pair of the k141 mk2. I got this particular 141 since i felt they were the better value vs the k142 HD seeing that they are still Austrian made and come with more accessories in the box. They come with two pairs of pads(velour and leather) and a coiled and straight cable plus...
  6. skyeken

    AKG k141 MK2

  7. planx

    Vintage AKG K141

    Today i was browsing ebay and i found the Vintage AKG K141 for sale. Not knowing about them a lot, i contacted the dealer and did my own research on the headphones. The dealer told me they are brand new, never used and original everything. Only problem is he said the earpads are practically...
  8. GREQ

    Vintage AKG K141 Spare Parts

    (repost from wrong forum)   I can't find anywhere that sells parts for old AKG headphones, specifically K141 (original) I'm specifically looking for new elastics, new inner foam and new ear-pads.  Any help would be much appreciated.
  9. jiaemo

    AKG K141 MKII

    American Musical Supply is having a nice sale on these headphones this week.  I was wondering if anyone has experience with listening to metal music on them, particularly progressive metal and death metal.  I'm also wondering how they would be to track metal guitars, do rough mixes, and...
  10. Cieran

    How does AKG K141 sound signature compare to Senn PX100-ii's......

    Thinking of upgrading from my Sennheiser PX100-ii's and the AKG K144's have caught me eye.   They tick a lot of boxes for me as they are semi-open, supra-aural and have closed cups. I am hoping the closed cups will provide more isolation as that was my one complaint with my PX100's.   I...
  11. whydonttheywork

    only left channel of vintage akg k141 works

    Hi, sorry if this is in the wrong place, but today my akg's came in, and I noticed right off the bat that the right channel of my akg's work! So trying to find out if it was the jack, i tested it in my ipod and another computer, no luck. I tried changing the eq so all audio went to the right...
  12. whoelse

    What Model of Headphones Were These Artists Using? Can You Identify Them?

    Let's go a small identifying game :)  
  13. Xinn3r

    Opinion neede: Under $100 headphones (closed, open, circum/supra-aural, ANYTHING) with best timbre

    Thread Title says it all. I'm hoping to buy one for home use!    I use a Fiio E11 Amp and/or a iBasso D-Zero DAC+Amp with my PC, I also have an iTouch + L9 for portable use.   After almost 6 month buying and selling various IEM's, I am getting to know what I like and dislike. So I am...
  14. thefred

    MEElectronics M6 were a disaster! (short review)

    Hello all,  I'd thought I'd share my moody opinion on these earphones. There are lots of good reviews already about the design which I like very much, however I was quite appalled at the sound quality.   (Just some random info - I am a classical pianist/keyboard (15years) Djembe player...
  15. GREQ

    Where Can I find AKG spare parts - K141

    I can't find anywhere that sources parts for old AKG headphones, specifically K141 (original) I'm specifically looking for new elastics, new inner foam and new ear-pads.  Any help would be much appreciated.
  16. mcappa

    Headphones for radio monitoring

    Long time listener, first time caller... (take it easy on me!)   I currently present 2 (about to become 3!) shifts on a few community radio stations. On one station I present a music show where I play everything from pop to rock to dance and even the odd oldie in there! On the other station...
  17. FOXY

    looking for good headphones within a 150$ budget

      I want to buy a pair of headphones within a 150$ budget.     -I will run them through sound card on my PC. -I listen to every genre of music -Should be comfortable for long time   What you think about the AKG K 240 MK II?  or are they any other candidates, more suitable...
  18. Egaku

    Do I need a headphone amp for my AKG K240 MKII's?

    Hello Head-Fi,   Do I need a headphone amp for my AKG K240 MKII's?   It is only connected to my Xonar DS Sound Card, when I play heavy (don't know how to word it, detailed, busy?) songs the headphones sort of crap out on me and don't go too loud when I max out iTunes + Windows volume...
  19. mrlolftw

    Just recieved my AKG K240 MKII's and...

    And i LOVE THEM! Thank you guys so much for helping me make this decision. Theyre incredibly comftorble, and even without being amped sound INCREDIBLE! Tonight ill try amping them with my Onkyo receiver and see how much nicer they can get. Theyre so light you cant even feel them on your head...
  20. mrlolftw

    Mini (Sort of) Review on the AKG K240 MKII's by a Year 9 Student ;)

    Hi guys. This is my first review on the first (i guess audiophile grade) pair of cans that i own. Its the...AKG K240MKII. So enjoy, and afterwards, if possible give me some pointers and suggestions where i can improve? Anyway, enough chit-chat. Onto the headphones!   Well i received my AKG...
  21. lp026713389

    Need help choosing monitoring headphones, CANNOT try them in the store I need help! Buying them VERY soon need all the feedback I can get!

    Hey everyone, I need some urgent feedback and help on choosing between 5 headphone monitors, and since the local vendors don't actually have these models, I'm having it shipped and so I can't try any of them till I actually buy them.  I HAVE done quite a bit of research, and I have narrowed...
  22. koppsach

    akg k141, 15 years old, dropped on the floor ...

    Hey, As you already know I dropped my 15 year old akg k 141 on the floor. After 2 minutes of listening, the right earcup broke or better resisted to play music anymore. I was very angry and I would be glad if anybody knows a way to repair them...
  23. AKG K 141 Mk. II

    AKG K 141 Mk. II

    The K 141 MK II is a newly updated version of the AKG legend with XXL transducers with Varimotion™ technology to deliver higher sensitivity, wide dynamic range and higher SPL, plus its lower impedance also allows it to be used with computers and other devices with low-power output. The...