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Stereo
Jump to new posts Re: Speaker setup by oakvillematt @ 8 minutes 46 seconds ago

I can only shake my head at the lengths some people seem to want to do to get what they are saying gives the perfect sound. What TAM has said rings a certain amount of truth, but look at it from a more scientific stance. You have 'x' number of spea
Stereo
Jump to new posts Re: Speaker setup by exlabdriver @ 50 minutes 5 seconds ago

I gotta ask - when you are listening in your MLP, is your head clamped in some kind of device to stop any ear movement that might (probably) degrade the sound stage? It seems that with these painstaking minute adjustments that are made to speaker lo
Stereo
Jump to new posts Re: Speaker setup by fredk @ Today at 12:26 PM

Don't over simplify it either. My speakers blend nicely, but, given the constraints of my living room, I could never get a good sound stage out of my speakers. The only reason I know this is because of what I was exposed to during my listening sess
Stereo
Jump to new posts Re: Speaker setup by chesseroo @ Today at 11:09 AM

Originally Posted By: Serenity_Now Here is a great podcast going over the basics to understand the importance of loudspeaker positioning in 2ch and multichannel. Fresh off the press right when most useful. . He doesn't give away the methods he uses
Stereo
Jump to new posts Re: Speaker setup by Serenity_Now @ Today at 08:15 AM

I think I will place the speakers first and go from there wrt the basement system. I'll buy the screen stuff once audio positions are set. Here is a great podcast going over the basics to understand the importance of loudspeaker positioning in 2ch
The Water Cooler
Jump to new posts Re: CV's Subterranean Adventure by CV @ Today at 02:31 AM

Thanks, Fred. I still need to clean it up and add a few more things, of course, but I'm happy enough with how it's shaping up.
Stereo
Jump to new posts Re: Speaker setup by brwsaw @ Today at 01:25 AM

I'm glad I planned ahead and grabbed a roll of XD material.My towers ended up just inside the frame, had I build the frame as per THX specs the towers would gave been right in the mid line of the frame. I built it +/- a foot smaller (from both walls)
The Water Cooler
Jump to new posts Re: So what are you watching tonight? by fredk @ Yesterday at 10:07 PM

They were pretty damned good un-aged as I recall.
The Water Cooler
Jump to new posts Re: CV's Subterranean Adventure by fredk @ Yesterday at 10:05 PM

The bathroom looks good CV.
Home Theater
Jump to new posts Re: Fred's (hopefully) excellent HT adventure by fredk @ Yesterday at 09:42 PM

It is be a Sherwin Williams grey Apparently its a very neutral grey. Right now I'm sanding away with some 100 grit paper. Man, this wall is rough. Even with the 100 grit, I'm still going to do a light fill with mud to fill in the craters. Did I ca
The Water Cooler
Jump to new posts Re: CV's Subterranean Adventure by CV @ Yesterday at 08:44 PM

I'm afraid my A/V receiver may be on the way out. It's suddenly taking a lot longer for it to output audio. I don't think it's anything else in the chain since 1) it happens on both my PC and PS3, and 2) my mains are powered by the ADA-1500, so if it
The Water Cooler
Jump to new posts Re: So what are you watching tonight? by onn @ Yesterday at 08:30 PM

Another RUSH buy that I've been watching for the last week. R40 This is a 6 bluray set which includes in order: Rush in Rio R30 Snakes and Arrows Time Machine Clockwork Angels The 6 disc is titled R40 which includes live performances from the pas
Gallery
Jump to new posts Re: Greg's pseudo-HT room by Serenity_Now @ Yesterday at 08:22 PM

Seating looks super comfy. Nap time for the bear.
Hearing Things
Jump to new posts Re: Stupid Room Tricks by Serenity_Now @ Yesterday at 08:14 PM

Dust bunnies in corners are natures bass traps.... For mice HT.
Home Theater
Jump to new posts Re: Fred's (hopefully) excellent HT adventure by Serenity_Now @ Yesterday at 08:12 PM

What kind of paint did you find? Sorry if I missed it.
Stereo
Jump to new posts Re: Speaker setup by Serenity_Now @ Yesterday at 08:09 PM

We all have issues. Were here, aren't we!
Hearing Things
Jump to new posts Re: Stupid Room Tricks by fredk @ Yesterday at 04:34 PM

Originally Posted By: bridgmanI vacuumed Annual cleaning? I just did mine yesterday. 2014 was a good year for dust bunnies.
Hearing Things
Jump to new posts Re: Wanting to listen to V4 of M22 speaker by Jc @ Yesterday at 04:18 PM

Done !
The Water Cooler
Jump to new posts Re: Songs covered in different styles by nickbuol @ Yesterday at 03:38 PM

Woah, when did this topic (of all topics) get stickied?
Gallery
Jump to new posts Re: Greg's pseudo-HT room by MarkSJohnson @ Yesterday at 01:56 PM

Almost perfect. Looks to me like you have room for a VP160 there.
Hearing Things
Jump to new posts Re: Stupid Room Tricks by brwsaw @ Yesterday at 01:21 PM

Lol
Hearing Things
Jump to new posts Re: Stupid Room Tricks by bridgman @ Yesterday at 12:41 PM

I vacuumed
Gallery
Jump to new posts Greg's pseudo-HT room by GregM @ Yesterday at 12:24 PM

I moved into a brand new house and had to make due with a great room/HT room hybrid. I lost the PJ but now have a 65" Panasonic Plasma. Front speakers are brand new Axiom M60's, Center is a VP-150 and the rears are QS-8's. For the sub I have
Home Theater
Jump to new posts Re: What will I gain with these upgrades by GregM @ Yesterday at 10:34 AM

Originally Posted By: chesserooOriginally Posted By: fredkYou sure you're a bachelor? That room is suspiciously well decorated. Not nearly enough nicknacks to be anything but a bachelor pad IMO. That rooms actually looks easy to vacuum and dust!
Home Theater
Jump to new posts Re: What will I gain with these upgrades by GregM @ Yesterday at 10:31 AM

LOL. YOu should have seen my last house. Clutter everywhere. I moved into an apartment in August 2013 while I figured out where I wanted to move and my next career choice. Well I found a great deal on a brand new house in Monroe, WA. I am out in
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