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Thread: Wanted: Yamaha Orthodynamic headphones 1970s/80s

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    Quote Originally Posted by vintagesteve View Post
    I would have to disagree with that. There are cases such as when driving high impedance headphones and certain esoteric situations and combinations, but I would say the opposite, most headphone outputs are powerful enough.
    Early planar headphones are examples of the esoteric types that need extra drive.

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    I actually have two pairs of the Yamaha HP-1 Orthodynamic headphones in question and they do require a little more driving than moving coil types. Very good sound quality though, a little reminiscent of electrostatic phones. And no, I wasn't thinking of selling at the moment.

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    2 YHA Yamaha sets on t'bay currently.
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