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It really can be and endless issue that just keeps costing more money, especially in this hobby. As difficult as it is, once you are "satisfied", the best thing to do is stay off the forums. Many years ago, I canceled all of my magazine subscriptions for this reason but now its way to easy too pop in here and get pulled right back in especially when now you just sit on the couch with a laptop instead of a dedicated area with a desktop computer-how easy is that !

For me, it's personally justified in the fact that it's my only real vice-my more negative youthful vices have been left behind but I still love music and I no longer feel the need to go to a theater. At Imax or even regular theater prices, IMHO this money is well spent. Oh and when the dog or cat is looking and wondering where the hell that helicopter flying around the room or some animal is; that's just priceless
I couldn't agree with you more! I'm afraid if I don't stay away from these forums, I may end up divorced!
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It really can be and endless issue that just keeps costing more money, especially in this hobby. As difficult as it is, once you are "satisfied", the best thing to do is stay off the forums. Many years ago, I canceled all of my magazine subscriptions for this reason but now its way to easy too pop in here and get pulled right back in especially when now you just sit on the couch with a laptop instead of a dedicated area with a desktop computer-how easy is that !

For me, it's personally justified in the fact that it's my only real vice-my more negative youthful vices have been left behind but I still love music and I no longer feel the need to go to a theater. At Imax or even regular theater prices, IMHO this money is well spent. Oh and when the dog or cat is looking and wondering where the hell that helicopter flying around the room or some animal is; that's just priceless
It really can be a rabbit hole of sorts.

I love the S1500 but what about the XS30se for a little more. I love the XS30se but what about the S3000i for a little more? I love the S3000i but I know the T-18 would be incredible...

Some of this simply comes down to individual personalities. If you're the type that will always let that little "guy" on your shoulder whisper....but what would "XYZ" have sounded like with that movie. You might be best just upgrading and eliminating the little guy.. On the other hand, we have all heard the phrase..."get 90% of the performance for half the cost(or whatever) too.

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Is that the reason for the, "we recently improved several aspects of the new ICE amplifier control set," that I received in the email?
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We've been working with Brian at Speaker Power for the past few weeks on optimizing a few variables in his preamp stage. The gain structure and auto-on circuit have been the two primary targets.

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We've been working with Brian at Speaker Power for the past few weeks on optimizing a few variables in his preamp stage. The gain structure and auto-on circuit have been the two primary targets.

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Is this something that has been implemented already or not?

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It really can be a rabbit hole of sorts.

I love the S1500 but what about the XS30se for a little more. I love the XS30se but what about the S3000i for a little more? I love the S3000i but I know the T-18 would be incredible...

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I suppose I need to decide where to draw the line.

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This is like a chat session..

All new ICE powered orders will have the revised preamp stage.

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I have an onkyo 828 , can one run audyssey just for the sub or do I have to keep doing the whole thing every time I move the sub?
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This is like a chat session..

All new ICE powered orders will have the revised preamp stage.

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Is this a programming change, hardware change, or something else? You can imagine why I'm curious about this one!


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This is like a chat session..

All new ICE powered orders will have the revised preamp stage.

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And that's the "details on Tom and Jim's end" that I opted to wait for before my 2 S3000i's ship. I am really hoping to see them for next weekend, but if not then so be it.

I generally tend to under estimate upgrades but with this one I fully expect to blow that little guy off my shoulder and into the next state.
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Is this a programming change, hardware change, or something else? You can imagine why I'm curious about this one!
I'd rather not get into specifics. We're already spending too much time helping the competition in this regard..

Email me and we can discuss it further. Thanks.

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Email me and we can discuss it further. Thanks.
Fair enough, I'll give you a call later today.


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