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    Help: Popped swivel joint on Blue headphones.

    Hello, this is my first post here but I just recently had the joint on my Blue Sadie headphones pop out. There's what appears to be thee screws, but the tops are covered by the joint piece itself so I cant seem to screw them back in. Any help would be very appreciated, thank you.
  2. E

    sony mdr 7506 magnetic field?

    Can anyone who owns a pair of sony mdr 7506 also own a gaussmeter(or some sort of device to detect magnetic fields) measure the strength of the magnetic field at the ear cups of the headphones? Thanks
  3. Forsaked

    XLR Switch 3 in 1 out

    Hello Head-Fi'ers, i am thinking about getting a Topping A90 for my RME ADI-2 DAC FS and maybe 1-2 other DACs (Denafrips ARES II and Topping D90SE) to use with this AMP. Since i don't want to switch the XLR cables, i need something like an XLR switch. I could get the Topping Pre90 with...
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    DAP recommendation for Sennheiser HD600

    This is my first post (after introduction) on head-fi. If I have made some mistakes, please bear with me. I have a Sennheiser HD600 which I use with DAC/Amp Fiio EK10. While this setup works great when I'm using it to listen to music on my laptop or watching movies. I was wondering if there is...
  5. Chimmy9278

    Resolved: Help wanted for insufficient privileges to comment in threads in selling

    Left the site a bit, came back after the update needing to buy a DAC from the selling section here, yet being a long time user here with multiple selling and buying experiences I am told that I don't have sufficient privileges to comment in those. What does this mean? I know there is like this...
  6. K

    Chord tt2 background noise

    Hoping y’all can help me troubleshoot. There is a fairly noisy background when I listen to music from my chord tt2. If I put my hand on the dac/amp, the noise goes away, which indicates to me maybe some sort of grounding weirdness? It is plugged directly into the wall. What should I try to...
  7. M

    300$-500$ Closed Back Headphones Recommendations

    Looking for a closed back recommendation around 300$-500$ which will be powered by a Schiit modi/magni stack. I already have a HD6xx but need a closed back pair for when it gets loud in my house. Currently eyeing up a Shure SRH1540 or Denon AH-D5200, any thoughts? I'd prefer a sound signature...
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    Brand new IEMs falling apart

    Hi everyone, I'm starting this tread in look for some help and advice regarding a pair of earphones I just got. I'm new to this forum, this is actually my first post ever on a forum :laughing:, my knowledge about audio is quite limited and it's my first time "getting in touch" with the hifi...
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    Help Us Out With A Survey!

    Hi everyone! My friend and I are Cornell undergrads starting up a HiFi company and we would really appreciate if you would spare a few minutes of your time to complete this survey. All of the questions are optional, so answer as many as you feel comfortable answering. Feel free to message me...
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    Help Us Out With A Survey!

    Hi everyone! I and a friend are Cornell undergrads starting up a recreational HiFi rental service, and we would really appreciate if you would spare a few minutes to complete this survey: All of the questions are optional, so answer as many as you feel...
  11. TheAuthor

    Help with making a blind headphone purchase

    Hello and thanks for taking a look at my help request. I am looking to buy some new open-backed headphones around the $500 price bracket. However, it seems I'll have to make a purchase without trying the headphones because of the place where I live. The few stores with anything related to...
  12. Dyl2525

    Hello Everyone

    Hello everyone! super excited to be on here I just aquired a pair of hd800s recently and am loving them! Whats your guys favorite headphones?
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    hd650 Cutting out when moving head

    So, i've had a pair of HD 650's for a coupe of years now and for the past couple of moths they have developed an odd fault. Every now and then the right cup will cut out for a few seconds. it appears to be when i move around in the chair, e.g. sitting upright from reclined etc. I have replaced...
  14. R

    Liquid Spark preamp out to Sabaj A4 Aux in not working

    Recently testing a just purchased Monolith Liquid Spark amp's pre-out by plugging into a Sabaj A4 Aux in, but getting no sound. The source is a record player, which when connected directly to the Sabaj Aux In works fine. I've tried unplugging headphones while powered on, and resetting the power...
  15. Pinkomeno

    Aune X1S volume problem

    Hello, fellow readers! Did you ever had this sort of problem? "Windows Volume: 20%; AMP knob: 9 O' Clock; Volume pressure measured by a calibrated UMIK-1: 120 DBs" Like *** I can't listen to it at all, it's so loud I think I'm going stupid here. All my previous listening was by listening...
  16. Pinkomeno

    DT 1990 Pro: 2KHz Peak!?

    I hope I'm posting in the right place... anyhow: Some of you may know that I've got set on a ZMF Aeolus a while ago, but I still need to create songs and that's where I will always use my DT 1990 Pro. Now, yesterday I did a tone sweep and I found a VERY big peak at 2.2 KHz (2KHz with the B...
  17. Pinkomeno

    New to remixing, any help?

    So I've been lately on doing some remixes, like 20 or so but never actually get to end them. Not until this last one:!Wbg03Yaa!7rYT_cwdllbQ7rOLW4rGppZ1R2oBpM3yrRyBW3j84l0 So my question is: what do you think of it? P.S.: I know I could just upload the file to Head-Fi but it...
  18. Ninth Wave

    Onkyo DP-X1A - stock rom needed?

    Hi folks, I posted this in the dedicated Onkyo DP-X1 thread (which also has X1A discussions) but it may not be the right avenue for this. I'm really appreciate some input or assistance with trying to rectify an issue I have after resetting the DP-X1A I've got, which I'd like to sell now that I...