Super Best Audio Friends

  1. Lobby

    General sub-forum area. New members must read the stickied posts in the Tales from the Bully Pulpit sub-forum before posting.
    1. Tales from the Bully Pulpit

      Must read stuff and important announcements.
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      Latest: Donations to SuperBAF Uri Cohen Aug 19, 2018 at 5:45 PM
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    2. General Audio Discussion

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      Latest: Used Deals Thread Armaegis Aug 20, 2018 at 12:04 AM
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    3. The Meeting Place

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    4. Audio Science

      Discussion of blind testing, psychoacoustics, and measurement techniques. Also, preliminary, research, and exploratory measurements should generally be posted here unless the results of your measurement rigs have been established and well known. This is to prevent confusion and difficulty in comparing one measurement with another. Excessive insistence on only very difficult to implement double blind testing results in an automatic one week ban or worse.
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      Latest: Dekoni HD6XX ear pads MF_Kitten Aug 11, 2018
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    5. All Points Bulletin / Be on the Look Out

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      Latest: LF: Marv's Philharmonic AAM Cspirou May 7, 2018
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  2. Personal Audio Gear Discussion

    Personal audio gear reviews , subjective impressions, thoughts, and questions about gear. Any post with a measurement should go in the measurements section below.
    1. Headphones

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      Latest: Abyss Diana, Anyone Interested? Aeron Aug 19, 2018 at 5:33 PM
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    2. Headphone Amplifiers and Combo (DAC/Amp) Units

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      Latest: Ayre Audio Codex DAC / Headamp / Preamp Uri Cohen Aug 19, 2018 at 5:24 PM
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    3. Modifications and Tweaks

      Mods, tweaks, cables, power conditioning, etc.
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    1. Digital: DACs, USB converters, decrapifiers

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      Latest: USB/I2S bridges (stream of conciousness) ultrabike Aug 20, 2018 at 2:27 AM
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    2. Computer Audiophile: Software, Configs, Tools

      Players, streamers, operating systems, settings, tagging, etc.
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      Latest: Super cool iOS Player/Control point jpoyarzun Aug 19, 2018 at 2:27 PM
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    3. Vinyl Nutjob World: Turntable and Related Gear

      Anything related to vinyl playback, turntables, cartridges, phonostages, setup, discussions, measurements, etc.
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      Latest: Schiit Sol Turntable Sneak-Peak Hooncake Aug 19, 2018 at 9:58 AM
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    1. Preamps

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    2. Power Amps

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    3. Speakers

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      Latest: Nearfields for audiophile listening? jowls Aug 19, 2018 at 3:13 PM
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  3. Measurements (plus subjective impressions)

    Measurements with subjective impressions. Hands, Marv, Ultrabike, AtomicBob, Sorrodje, and cskippy. Unless your measurements have been sanctioned, please post them in the "Gear Measurements (unsanctioned) sub-forum. To is to prevent confusion as different measurement setups will have different results. Note that Hands' coupler has pinna, which will bump up the 2-3.5kHz region a little bit.
    1. Headphone Measurements

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    2. IEM Measurements

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      Latest: VSonic GR07X julian67 Jul 31, 2018
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    3. Source Measurements

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  4. SuperBAF Special Sub-Forums

    Some of these sub-forums may be restricted to Friends or Contributors. Of course if you can't see it, then it doesn't exist.
    1. EU Forum

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      Latest: European friends listing iFi audio Jul 24, 2018
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    2. Loaner Programs

      Loaner program logistics only. Impressions should be in their respective gear category subforums.
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      Latest: Loaner: iFi xDSD jexby Aug 18, 2018 at 5:41 PM
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    3. SBAF Blogs

      Please don't start a random blog in this sub-forum. This sub-forum is reserved for VIPs.
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    4. DIY

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      Latest: Sallen-Key op-amps or alternatives murphythecat Aug 16, 2018 at 7:33 AM
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    5. For Sale

      HF is probably a better place to reach people for selling most stuff. We reach the same kinds of people as HF, but HF gets 7,000,000 sessions and 35,000,000 pageviews per month. We are about 1000 times smaller and the members here are much more selective in what they purchase.
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      Latest: WTB: Vali 2 FishCommander Aug 20, 2018 at 12:34 AM
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    1. Random Thoughts

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      Latest: The Funny/LOL Thread insidious meme Aug 19, 2018 at 5:34 PM
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    2. Outdoor World

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      Latest: The nearby park Thad E Ginathom Aug 19, 2018 at 3:15 AM
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    3. Food and Drink

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      Latest: What are you drinking RIGHT NOW? Ice-man Aug 19, 2018 at 4:37 PM
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    4. Musicians and Instruments

      SHow off your musical instruments and post what instruments you have and your musical accomplishments! Even if you play an instrument just as a hobby, please post your pics and descriptions!
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      Latest: The music we make E_Schaaf Aug 5, 2018
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    5. Photography and Cameras

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    6. Cars, Motorcycles, Boats, Airplanes Talk

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      Latest: The DIY Body Shop ultrabike Aug 20, 2018 at 12:16 AM
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    1. Product Announcements

      MoTs: Please introduce yourselves first before posting.
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      Latest: Best DIY Project Headphones of the World cskippy Aug 17, 2018 at 12:23 PM
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    2. Schiit

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    3. Eddie Current

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