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
2 registered (CatBrat, brwsaw), 128 Guests and 5 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
13294 Members
11 Forums
22822 Topics
403182 Posts

Max Online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17739
pmbuko 16258
SirQuack 13318
CV 11136
MarkSJohnson 10829
Meanwhile On Facebook

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,...

Friday the 13th . . . oooooh! Who's your favorite Slasher flick character?

Page 2 of 4 < 1 2 3 4 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#331391 - 12/13/10 07:04 PM Re: You guys won't believe it. [Re: St_PatGuy]
jakewash Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 12/26/03
Posts: 10398
Loc: Calgary, Alberta
Got my fingers crossed for ya, I am betting they give you a 550 and IMO they should be going one up from that just for all the hassle. Ya, I know, I live in a dream world sometimes.
_________________________
Jason
-----------------
TTTHHHPPPPPTTTT!

My HT

Top
#331394 - 12/13/10 07:30 PM Re: You guys won't believe it. [Re: jakewash]
mpyw Offline
local

Registered: 07/24/09
Posts: 279
Loc: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Congrats and hopefully you will get problem free TV this time...

Top
#331420 - 12/13/10 10:09 PM Re: You guys won't believe it. [Re: mpyw]
Da_Gimp_Pimp Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 06/23/07
Posts: 4010
Loc: Sitting down somewhere
Thanks guys. I'll be sure to let you know after I get a call tomorrow.
_________________________
Does a dyslexic atheist not believe in dog?

Top
#331435 - 12/13/10 11:33 PM Re: You guys won't believe it. [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
casey01 Offline
aficionado

Registered: 07/03/08
Posts: 759
Loc: Toronto
It is kind of ironic that back about nine years ago I went through a somewhat similar experience with Toshiba with a large screen RPCRT that I had purchased a few months prior(those were the days of 3 year warranties) in that there were differing opinions on a problem which was, over the course of several weeks and several phone calls getting me nowhere, so I took someone's advice, summarized the issues, the timelines, stated I would be reluctant ever again to buy one of his products, then, wrote a letter addressed directly to the President of Toshiba.

Within days, I got a call from the service department which was arranging for a time that they could deliver my new monitor and set it up for me. I still have it and it is working beautifully.

I learned a lesson from this and another situation I ran in to with Sears in that essentially what happens if the problem is not reaching a conclusion and you are probably entitled to a replacement, generally speaking, people at the service or sales department level or equivalent are not high up enough the ladder to authorize much of anything. You have to go right to the top to at least have a better chance of getting the results you are looking for.

Top
#331438 - 12/13/10 11:51 PM Re: You guys won't believe it. [Re: casey01]
Wid Offline
axiomite

Registered: 06/22/03
Posts: 6720
Loc: The Peoples Republic of Il.

It's good to hear you're finally getting this resolved Cam.
_________________________
Rick


"A fear of weapons is a sign of retarded sexual and emotional maturity." Sigmund Freud


Top
#331473 - 12/14/10 10:38 AM Re: You guys won't believe it. [Re: Wid]
Da_Gimp_Pimp Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 06/23/07
Posts: 4010
Loc: Sitting down somewhere
Well, they where going to give me a 550, but there aren't any in stock or available at their major retailers across Canada (my online perusal confirms this), so a 540 it is.

From a review I read, the only difference is "the 540 series is a stripped down version of the 550 that sacrifices 2 HDMI inputs (I'm pretty sure it's actually 1 HDMI and 1 component) and any network capability."

Seeing I can work around the one less component input, and I don't care about network connectivity, I'm happy. Here's hoping it has a nice picture.
_________________________
Does a dyslexic atheist not believe in dog?

Top
#331480 - 12/14/10 11:02 AM Re: You guys won't believe it. [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
MarkSJohnson Online   happy
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 10829
Loc: Central NH
Here's hoping the picture quality is good enough to not distract you while you're distressing your wood.
_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
#331483 - 12/14/10 11:14 AM Re: You guys won't believe it. [Re: MarkSJohnson]
Da_Gimp_Pimp Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 06/23/07
Posts: 4010
Loc: Sitting down somewhere
laugh

There's nothing worse than getting distracted and not finishing distressing your wood. I end up in a real bad mood for the rest of the day.

You woodworkers would know.
_________________________
Does a dyslexic atheist not believe in dog?

Top
#331505 - 12/14/10 01:05 PM Re: You guys won't believe it. [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
jakewash Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 12/26/03
Posts: 10398
Loc: Calgary, Alberta
To me if they are out of stock on something like that they should be sending the next model up not down, but I guess I wouldn't beat them down too much over it considering they really didn't have to do anything at this point.

This must be a sign it is time to buy a new receiver with more inputs/outputs, how about the 4811? grin
_________________________
Jason
-----------------
TTTHHHPPPPPTTTT!

My HT

Top
#331524 - 12/14/10 01:52 PM Re: You guys won't believe it. [Re: jakewash]
Da_Gimp_Pimp Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 06/23/07
Posts: 4010
Loc: Sitting down somewhere
LOL, Jay. No more toys for me for a while. I'm hoping to get my stairs done, so my money is tucked away for that project. smile
_________________________
Does a dyslexic atheist not believe in dog?

Top
Page 2 of 4 < 1 2 3 4 >



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.