Clearly, the available literature prescribes balanced interconnection as the absolute best way to interconnect audio equipment. The use of entirely balanced interconnection with both ends of the shield connected to chassis ground at the point of entry provides the best available performance.
If a tonal linearity, natural head-phonic imaging, and Hi-Fidelity are what you’re looking for, search for headphones matching the above reference DF curve the most.… BTW, the most accurate DF equalized headphones in the market is ER-4 from Etymotic Research …
Source: M.R.O.: Headphone equalization
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My main setup:
A Krell KPS-30i and a Linn Basik turntable with an Akito tonearm.
A TEAC UD-H01 USB DAC
A modified Meridian 101 preamp
240 watts of highly modified Altec 1569 monoblocks
A pair of PR-2 speakers, hand built by Bill Perkins of Pearl High Fidelity ♥
A Plextor 40/12/40A
A M-Audio Audiophile 24/96