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can I use an AudioControl four.1 as a headphone amp

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I just picked one of these up and I was wondering if it would work as a headphone amp/eq ?

I know that usually you cannot use rca line out jacks to drive headphones, but since this a car audio piece that instead of having 2v rms has (9.5 volts RMS/ 13 volts peak).

https://www.crutchfield.com/S-o8OxXJHypcH/p_161FOURP1/AudioControl-FOUR-1.html
https://www.audiocontrol.com/downloads/car/current/four1i/four1i-user-manual.pdf
The output impedance (150 Ohm) is too high for almost all headphones. Maybe the DT990 600 Ohm could work.
 
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where did you find the output impedance ?

I wondered about that, but I remembered that some Eclipse head units from a long time ago years ago having 8v/4ohm outputs
 
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I guess I should get one of these ?
 

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