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#398349 - 11/03/13 09:19 AM M100 Mids
Diamondog Offline
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Registered: 12/22/09
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I just got a pair of the M100's in a few weeks ago. I have noticed a couple of times with a couple specific songs in audio only I believe that the song makes what I believe is the mids rattle or vibrate causing an unpleasant sound. I haven't isolated it specifically but am a little concerned 99.9% of my music sounds just fine, I am confused as to how a few tracks can cause this but most others not? Any chance it is a hardware issue?


Edited by Diamondog (11/03/13 09:20 AM)
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#398352 - 11/03/13 10:02 AM Re: M100 Mids [Re: Diamondog]
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If they are ripped music and compressed, it is possible it is that, and not the speakers. If you say the other 99% of your music is fine, it could be the source.
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#398362 - 11/03/13 05:54 PM Re: M100 Mids [Re: Diamondog]
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I had loose binding posts on the back of one speaker one time(not Axiom). One note on one song on a Nora Jones dvd made it vibrate like a kazoo. I have never tried this, but I wonder if you could isolate it with an automotive stethoscope.
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#398368 - 11/04/13 07:41 AM Re: M100 Mids [Re: Diamondog]
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Can you get a copy of the same song from a different source? I had that exact or extremely similar effect on a couple of individual tunes I bought on iTunes. I eventually found the original CD and the problem is now gone, even after doing my own ripping.

I couldn't hear the distortion in my lackluster truck stereo but my M60s play stuff for exactly what it is. Crap in = crap out. Luckily, the same formula applies for Awesome In.
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