@frogmeat69 they are very good headphones, but with the addition of the RAD-0 and Focal Stelia, I find they stay in the box more and more. They do have a unique musical profile that is very intimate. I was not to keen on how it reproduced piano though. It more just keeping the...
@majingotan really, Do you know what Ocilicope is that how you volume match, you have to start at the DAC outputs.
Remember I not falling into the trap of which is sonically different if you want to do that volume matched remove your ears and a/b with a spectrum analyzer.
No, I do not fall...
When I read response like this I do not know if I should Laugh Hard or Cry for Humanity,
First, why do we always have turn this into muck racking conversation I never said Qutest is better than D90 nor even Schilt Bifrost 2, I said it sound good, It is at SINAD 117 dB which honestly most on...
What I tell you all three are very nice DACs especially on HeadAmp GS-X mini
On the Qutest it default is 3 Volts on the RCA, but it super easy to set press both button upon powering, press again too the green LEDs and you're at 2 Volts. All the fuss on it UI was silly, it simplest DAC to use.
I have the Chord Qutest, I have been using USB in with RCA out to headphone AMP. Not having XLR out has not been an issue with any amplifier I used. the ground loop issue is nonexistent
Amplifier tested with the Qutest:
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Monoprice THX 887 ( Selling )...
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Supply Voltage 12v @ 500 mA
Selectable Inputs Stereo RCA & XLR 6.5 mm ( 1/4") Headphone Jack
Gain Switch (Unity Gain or 6x)
TI 1656 Op Amp Based Design
US 12v FCC Level 6 Power...
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Simpler solution might be tape a string to the knob and wrap a few loops around the knob then out to a winder it releases the last revolution
I am starting to develop a dummy load box. Moser dropped box load of parts. Maybe I look at microcontroller now to change values
Looks like we need Adriano stepper motor controller attached to a servo in a jig to let you do this in an automated way.
Tom are you using a Linear pot?
I a/b HPA-1 vs Monoprice THX 887 today Single-Ended, it no contest HPA-1 is much nice AMP working a broad range of headphones Dan Clark (...