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Old 10-06-2012, 10:32 AM   #1
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Historic headphones

A little bit of AKG headphones history.

AKG's 65 years history in timeline: http://eu.akg.com/homepage-timeline-...meline-eu.html

1949, the very first AKG headphones, the K120:



1959, the very first of famous AKG headphones, the K50:



1969, AKG headphones, the K180:



1989, the legendary AKG headphones, the K1000:



Beyerdynamic's history in video: beyerdynamic once & today - a chronical digest - YouTube&fs=1" /> beyerdynamic once & today - a chronical digest - YouTube&fs=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350" allowfullscreen="true">

1937, Beyerdynamic's first headphones, DT48:



If you do have pictures / videos of historic headphones from other brands, please do share :nod: Maybe Paul can do something for Sennheiser.
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Old 10-06-2012, 11:11 AM   #2
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Yamaha YH-1 with self DIY recabling

my junkyard

http://www.headphiles.org/index.php/topic,3975.0.html



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Old 10-06-2012, 11:15 AM   #3
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Sony DR-7

close to modern headphones signature
slight echo chamber effect

may consider getting internal damping, that might just reduce some echo effect


[IMG]http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q113/mapletoy/headphone/Sony/DR-
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