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#335488 - 01/24/11 12:05 AM Re: Advice on QS8 Placement [Re: pmbuko]
grunt Offline

Registered: 12/04/06
Posts: 3569
Loc: Nirvana
Originally Posted By: pmbuko
I nominate grunt for the next customer council so he can set everyone straight.

I’d be a poor choice. My report card always said I didn’t play well with others. wink
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#335489 - 01/24/11 12:43 AM Re: Advice on QS8 Placement [Re: grunt]
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Funny, I was thinking the same thing as Peter...
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#335496 - 01/24/11 06:49 AM Re: Advice on QS8 Placement [Re: tjayl]
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Registered: 04/04/07
Posts: 4858
Loc: Tulsa, Oklahoma
You think they would look at yours extra carefully since they are sending you replacements. I'd give them a call after looking at your second picture.

#335612 - 01/25/11 02:25 PM Re: Advice on QS8 Placement [Re: terzaghi]
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Just an update. I e-mailed the second set of pictures first thing yesterday morning. Followed up with a call to JC (who I had spoke to prior to getting the first replacement set). He was not working Monday, so I mentioned who I was and what happened and said I had sent him an e-mail regarding the problem with the second replacement set. I said I would wait to hear from him today as he was aware of the original problem.

No response as of 2:20 Tuesday. My patience is starting to wear a little thin. At least I have working speakers, but I'd like this done with. I guess I have to do the calling if I want it resolved. Either that or give up and ship them all back.

#335639 - 01/25/11 06:32 PM Re: Advice on QS8 Placement [Re: tjayl]
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Update again. Left a message for JC. He returned my call promptly. A replacement will be checked and then sent to me. I'm keeping the one with the slight corner mismatch.

#335641 - 01/25/11 06:39 PM Re: Advice on QS8 Placement [Re: tjayl]
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Registered: 02/17/09
Posts: 1041
Loc: Ottawa, Canada
Good news at long last - especially that they will be checked before being sent. Soon you'll be able to just sit back and enjoy them. I hope aurally they make up for the visual pains they have put you through!!!

BTW, watched Narnia - Prince Caspian on the weekend and was very happy with my QS8's yet again. cool
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#336166 - 01/28/11 10:44 PM Re: Advice on QS8 Placement [Re: cb919]
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Replacement came today and it looks good. No time to hook it up till after the weekend but I'm happy with the finish.

#336204 - 01/29/11 01:21 PM Re: Advice on QS8 Placement [Re: tjayl]
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Great news!


#336508 - 02/01/11 08:41 AM Re: Advice on QS8 Placement [Re: jakewash]
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Just to close this out with a positive, I got the final replacement QS8 mounted and running last night and it sounds great. I'm happy to have a working and cosmetically flaw free pair of QS8. I just have to find time to chase the family out of the house so I can calibrate them without a lot of background noise smile
The QS8s replaced some old floorstanders I used as surrounds which opened up floorspace so we ordered two more home theater chairs (we only needed 2, but with a family now it was time to add more). Now it's time to start saving for a replacement sub and then my upgrades should be done (or else I can start the upgrade cycle again!:)

#336509 - 02/01/11 09:21 AM Re: Advice on QS8 Placement [Re: tjayl]
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Posts: 769
Loc: Toronto, Canada
I'm glad everything turned out alright in the end! Enjoy your speakers!
"The problem is choice..."

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