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Originally Posted by digler84
You know, for all the negative posts by certain people in other threads about Tom's "Shady" (pun intended? who knows) and "misleading" tactics.....how many other sales people would be willing to point out that the graphs are scaled differently, and that there isn't as much of an advantage? I would be willing to bet not very many. This just goes to show once again that Tom is trying to be transparent and making an effort to help people make a decision that is right for them. Much like when you ask him about a Triax and he tells you that an XV15 would be more than enough for your setup. Kudo's to you Tom.
I am more inclined to be less perturbed in dealing with ShadyJ comments. I know he has very limited or any empirical data on his own regarding testing or measuring drivers/subs.
I did find Basso's comments more unsettling . His chomping at the bit to get his digs in at TV whenever...he can. I personally don't give a rats a$$ what he has brought to the table in all his years of service here as a member....there are plenty of others here with as much knowledge or expertise and more tact that don't stoop to his level and bring up saved dialogue/conversation from 2,3,5 or 10 + years ago...
I like this forum but its not my personal favorite hang-out but I don't make it a habit in getting banned just because somebody is acting on the same level as a grade school kid.
As for Tom & Jim....they're nothing but up front and class gents. I wish, I could of had more time on my visit there to meet TV...but like he explained to me with a email exchange... he had to stop by his Dad's with some groceries and I just missed him by 10 mins or so ...I do plan on making another trip back one day...
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