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High quality equalizers
@akgwhiz. I  have tested and checked and made the decision to buy good hearing aids. Today bought Phonak Audeo B50- from a fellow who passed after buying them in late 2019. The package was $5000 Cdn. I bought from deceaseds brother for $600 cdn. A... 
WHat did Audiophiles hear during Tape deck era?
@mhztweaker. Were you a professional technician? How did you find spare parts? I have a Nak Dragon that is clicking rather than playing a tape. Wonder if parts avail and where to get repaired? 
Tape deck repair in the Chicago area
Same subject. I have a Nakamichi Dragon that wont play tapes now. Someone to repair these? 
High quality equalizers
@erik_squires . I'm thinking more like a 24 band equalizer; something semi-pro or pro.... I'm paying for  a more detailed hearing test today.I want tests at 40db,80,120,240,480,960,1500 and each 500db up to 7000. I'm also looking at the how many a... 
Equalizer for hearing loss
Had my hearing test last week. Up to about 4000 hz left is down about 30 db and right about 20-25db. Then graph falls sharply to -90db at 6000hz then up to -80 at 8000 for both. I noticed the hearing test is only at 250, 500, 1000,2000,4000, 6000 ... 
Equalizer for hearing loss
Any other oldtimers ( 50+) in this camp?  
Equalizer for hearing loss
FWIW, got into hearing aids because I've been thinking of upgrading my speakers. I thought that they're getting tired-- just not playing quite clearly. LOL.  
Cheap hearing aids?
Loving the higher frequencies.  All woodwinds benefit significantly, likewise flute and horns. Nuance returns to music. Precious. Even though im trying the cheapest avail its enjoyable.@mlg was upgrading a bit gain in music enjoyment? What did you... 
Cheap hearing aids?
Am trying a base level now. Enjoy music more - but these are not great. Interesting to hesr paper rustle again :). I will enjoy my hiking more . Im thinking of buying used as there seems a fair amount on offer. 1.5 yr old Phonak Audeo B50 avail fo... 
High quality equalizers
Thanks guys. Im going to start different discussion -- 'equalizers for hearing loss'.  
Cheap hearing aids?
Wow. Thanks guys! Went to Audiologist today. Luckily hearing loss similar each ear. Will receive a copy of graph monday. Down about 20 in rt ear from 250 to 3000. Down 30 in left. Down 40 at 4000. Then dives down to minus 80 at 6,7 and only down 6... 
Cheap hearing aids?
Thanks very much to all. I'll check on  canal size. Also @mlg  which Widex do you like?Cheers. 
Blue Jean/Belden LC 1
@hifijunky . I want hearing aids now for high frequency. Sounds like you're happy with Widex. Please advise model and any comments. I'm 70 and think this will be good. Thanks. 
Ac power bick wall filter?
Our power should be 60 cps at 120 volts and I want to provide that. Thanks 
Cambridge 851C vs Oppo 205
Adg101. Even a $500 used MIT ISO HC might be good :)  I use it to good benefit