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Old 14th June 2013, 12:52 AM   #111
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Very cool!
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Old 14th June 2013, 03:06 AM   #112
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Impressive job James! I like your work. If I'm not mistaken, you are creating your own planer driver. What type of frequency response are you getting? At first look I thought you may had taken the Neo 3s apart. Lol. I was shocked. But building your own is even grander.

I'm still trying to create a cup for the Neo 3s I own, which proves to be more difficult than gutting existing headphones. The Neo 3s like a certain angle position not unlike the AKG 1000 headphones do. (But in this case they need to be "sealed" on the head to get adequate bass extension.)
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Old 14th June 2013, 07:34 AM   #113
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Thank you, I do design all my own diaphragms, I am rebuilding a smaller headphone carcass at the moment, not much room in this one for all the bits. May have to cut 3 mm tape in half and use my version of the epsilon layout, to get enough sensitivity and impedance. We shall see, fingers crossed. I have quite a bit of practice at cutting tape in half but not down to 1.5 mm, yet anyway. Should be alright, don't need much anyway, just a few inches. Will have to find a new way of fixing the diaphragm in position because of the extra bits inside the headphone. I didn't know this before I bought them. Have several rebuilds. Only hope they are easier.
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Old 14th June 2013, 02:00 PM   #114
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Default GOT THIS FAR

Have fixed the diaphragm holder in position, this is the easy bit. Got to make diaphragm and fit it , will use 1.5 mm alu tape cut by hand. Wish me luck, I'll need it.
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Old 15th June 2013, 03:04 AM   #115
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Old 15th June 2013, 07:17 AM   #116
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Thank you, will probably use a different magnet layout on the left hand one to see which is the best, we shall see how the right hand side goes first it is a bit smaller than my first 2 designs.
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Old 15th June 2013, 02:13 PM   #117
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Not too bad, have done over 500 meters in my time, and it works with battery.
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Old 17th June 2013, 02:57 AM   #118
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Looks good! Nice job.
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Old 17th June 2013, 01:44 PM   #119
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Default A little more progress.

Another pic of the progress made, getting there slowly, must make it up as I go along. Same with all the rebuilds as all headphone have different layouts. Keeps you thinking?
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