Get Free, Friendly, Expert Advice
Call 1-866-244-8796 or email

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980


AxiomAudio Blog

Outdoor Speaker Placement

Speaker Placement: Unusual Room Layouts and Elevating Speakers

Positioning Floorstanding Speakers

Wall'O'Fame
Greetings fellow Axiom owners...
HG Rosewoods Part 3
Who's Online
1 registered (alan), 85 Guests and 6 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
13295 Members
11 Forums
22826 Topics
403232 Posts

Max Online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17740
pmbuko 16258
SirQuack 13318
CV 11140
MarkSJohnson 10832
Meanwhile On Facebook

A very fond farewell party last night . . . we miss you Noreen!

Hope everyone's got their summer favourite playlists cued up for the weekend! W...

(y) Love this customer review of the M2s! "the first time listening to my new a...

These LFR1100 speakers in custom Eggshell White are on their way to Taiwan (yes,...

Page 7 of 8 < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#210458 - 06/03/08 12:46 PM Re: What car are you pining for tonight? [Re: medic8r]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16258
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
 Quote:
Honda S2000, no way.
Tell me about it. It's so fun to drive, though, that I don't pass up the opportunity to borrow my father-in-law's car when I visit. The Dodge Viper (original body style, at least) is similarly a tight squeeze, surprisingly.
_________________________
"I wish I had documented more…" said nobody on their death bed, ever.

Top
#210461 - 06/03/08 12:48 PM Re: What car are you pining for tonight? [Re: pmbuko]
Ken.C Online   content
shareholder in the making

Registered: 05/03/03
Posts: 17740
Loc: NoVA
Helps when you know how to move the seat in the Viper.
_________________________
I didn't do it, no one saw me, you can't prove anything.

Top
#210463 - 06/03/08 12:49 PM Re: What car are you pining for tonight? [Re: Ken.C]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16258
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
It was all the way back. It wasn't so much a depth of legroom issue as it was a width of him and kneeroom issue.
_________________________
"I wish I had documented more…" said nobody on their death bed, ever.

Top
#210465 - 06/03/08 01:21 PM Re: What car are you pining for tonight? [Re: pmbuko]
FordPrefect Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 07/05/02
Posts: 1334
Loc: Ancaster, Ontario
For some reason I have been looking at getting a 350z convertible, yes the coupe looks better, but there is somthing about a roadster that, to my mind at least, makes for a very magical driving experience.

If and it's a big "if" I go that way I'll have to get a winter car. Not that I can't drive rear wheel drive in the winter, I can, I just feel that the car deserves better than to be driven around our salty winter roads.

There is nothing practical about this decision, and it certainly isn't anything I "need", perhaps that why this idea is gathering momentum.

Well that and my other goal to replace my 60s/QS8s/VP150 and older than dirt EP350 with VaSSallo Series speakers that can match the M3s (Cherry/Chestnut/Semi-Gloss) that I picked up last month during my Axiom visit.

...any bets on them fitting into a Z?
_________________________
getting to 2,000 posts; one year at a time vp160/qs8/qs4/ep350/m60/m2200s

Top
#210467 - 06/03/08 01:26 PM Re: What car are you pining for tonight? [Re: FordPrefect]
St_PatGuy Offline
axiomite

Registered: 03/07/05
Posts: 7395
Loc: Glendale, Arizona
 Quote:
...any bets on them fitting into a Z?


One at a time with multiple trips to the Axiom factory. Definitely a win/win situation!


Edited by St_PatGuy (06/03/08 01:47 PM)
Edit Reason: had to add a "/"
_________________________
***********
"Nothin' up my sleeve. . ." --Bullwinkle J. Moose

Top
#210469 - 06/03/08 01:29 PM Re: What car are you pining for tonight? [Re: FordPrefect]
Da_Gimp_Pimp Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 06/23/07
Posts: 4010
Loc: Sitting down somewhere
If I could afford it, here is my dream vehicle. I drove something similar quite a few years ago but as you'll see the price is a little much; and that's in American dollars \:\) . Pretty cool though!

Link
_________________________
Does a dyslexic atheist not believe in dog?

Top
#210471 - 06/03/08 01:41 PM Re: What car are you pining for tonight? [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
tomtuttle Offline
axiomite

Registered: 06/20/03
Posts: 8268
Loc: Tacoma
I think you should go for it, Wayne. \:\)
_________________________
bibere usque ad hilaritatem

Top
#210474 - 06/03/08 02:01 PM Re: What car are you pining for tonight? [Re: FordPrefect]
PeterChenoweth Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 10/23/03
Posts: 1349
Loc: Jacksonville, IL
 Originally Posted By: FordPrefect

...any bets on them fitting into a Z?


I was very close to buying a 350z coupe a couple of years ago. From the several longish test drives, I can attest that it's a fun car. Definitely. The only reason it didn't happen is that the dealer and I couldn't agree on the price.

Hey, with the top down, you can always stack vertically! \:\)



Edited by PeterChenoweth (06/03/08 02:10 PM)
_________________________
M80v2 | VP150v2 | QS8v2
SVS Pci+ 20-39
Emotiva UMC-1 & LPA-1
M22ti + T-Amp, in the Office

Top
#210479 - 06/03/08 02:14 PM Re: What car are you pining for tonight? [Re: JohnK]
michael_d Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 07/23/04
Posts: 3875
Loc: Up yonder
I was just reading this.... http://www.edmunds.com/insideline/do/News/articleId=125924

2009 Vette ZR1 with 638HP. It'll outrun the Z06. MSRP to be 'around' 100K
_________________________


Top
#210483 - 06/03/08 02:19 PM Re: What car are you pining for tonight? [Re: michael_d]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16258
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
Will it make it from one gas station to the next on an Alaskan road trip, though? ;\)
_________________________
"I wish I had documented more…" said nobody on their death bed, ever.

Top
Page 7 of 8 < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 >



Moderator:  alan, Amie, Andrew, axiomadmin, Brent, Debbie, Ian, Jc 

Home  |  Corporate Info  |  Products  |  Message Board  |  FAQs  |  Warranty  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Statement   |  Contact Us

©2014 Colquhoun Audio Laboratories Limited
All Rights Reserved.