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Hello AVS! Been here for awhile, but this is my first thread here I think. Well I've been saving up for almost a year now. This is a bday/Christmas gift to myself. Hooray!biggrin.gif
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First I'd like to thank Ed and Eli from SVS for hooking me up BIG time. They were very helpful and very generous with me. They answered all my emails in a flash and were patient with all my questions + it took awhile for me to get it. The box arrived on my bday Tuesday! I hooked it up last night friday and after some tweaking/Mic setup I got it to my liking. After 20 hours or so it should be even more awesome! Special Thanks to TheJman for his awesome review of the PB1000, which made my decision even easier. I'm very impressed with this sub and will play some music and movies later on today. Thank you and more pics to come later!

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So how do you like it? what is the rest of your set up and do you have photos?

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So how do you like it? what is the rest of your set up and do you have photos?

Hi slemmon! I love it. It suits my studio apt. just fine and it's the tightest sub I've ever had. It blows my mind every-time I hear it. My neighbors hate me more now. smile.gif I'll have some more pics up this weekend.
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Ok lets go back to the beginning when I first got my first system together in 2011-12. These are the only pics I have from the setup. You'll find out why in my next post. Stay tuned.
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Well this happened:

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A year ago this week...Had these Pioneer 52's for only for 3 weeks, which I bought as a gift for myself:
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You can see how high it went with the line on the wall. Almost 4 1/2 feet of water:
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The fridge toppled over:
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It so hard looking back at these pics. Everything pretty much got ruined. Next up and on a happier note with alot of help from forum friends cool.gif at the AH site I got to rebuild a newer setup and kept my sanity at ease, which I'm forever grateful and humbled.

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Hello AVS! Been here for awhile, but this is my first thread here I think. Well I've been saving up for almost a year now. This is a bday/Christmas gift to myself. Hooray!

Congratulations!! Very sorry to hear of the tragic news.
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Spinning the rear tire at 150mph while at 3/4 lean angle will put wrinkles in your seat
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Thanks Geoff.

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My Audioholics Setup with ALOT of help from my friends. Part 1 biggrin.gifwink.gif
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Tommorow Part 2. cool.gifbiggrin.gif
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Part 2
HK 247
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Oppo980H
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Parasound 1000A
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NXG Pro 4.1's
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Vizio HDTV
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Tomorrow Part 3

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Part 3
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SVS PB1000
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Highs Wharfedale WH-2
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Oppo 980H, Panasonic DMP-BD87 and Sony BD BX-59(BD590)
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4th and Last Part Tomorrow...cool.gif

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4th and last part.

Blue Light behind the TV
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This is an older pic, so the sub here is the awesome OSD(Jman cool.gif) 10 inch, now regulated for a music setup now. smile.gif
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Some eye candy, why not! smile.gif
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I hope you enjoyed my modest setup in my tiny apt. and feel free to comment or ask any questions. Thank you guys!cool.gif
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Well I went and did it. Long story short I looked at Rojo's signature and saw he had some Butt shakers and asked him about it. I always thought they were a gimmick and never considered them, low and behold I bought a pair after Rojo's encouragement. I bought a pair Auras and the seller threw in the Aura receiver(for car only)on CL for less than 35(Auras are 50$ each on PE) bucks. What a freakin' deal. I hooked them up last Sat. and played with them a little with Fuzz's Demo BD's and these thing are fun. WOTW, Pulse, Star Wars, etc gave me a good Bass couch workout. I'm happy I got them. These will be used for my action movies from now on. Special Thanks to Rojo and pjp for the help.
Hooked up to to the Parasound Amp:

They are attached to this thin board:

No it does not rattle it's on there tight and thumps nicely:

Closeup:
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My New Acer Projector Setup. Here We Go....

The Goods:

The Classy Looking Small Remote, which has to be replaced:

The nice carrying case, remote, moniter cable and PJ ac plug:

PJ closeup:

PJ coolness Uno:

PJ coolness Dos:

On side wall by the kitchen. As you can see it looks real nice, but much better in person. 73 inches across. Netflix and movie is Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues:

Side wall kitchen. Netflix and movie is Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues:

Couch area side wall. 63 inches across. Jimmy Kimmell and Guest Jack Black:

Couch area side wall. Jimmy Kimmell and Guest Jack Black:

Couch area side wall. Blu-ray Zero Dark Thirty ending credits. As you can see the blacks are good:

Will post more pics after I get the 100 inch(92.5) 16:9 Projection Screen and 3D glasses. Stay Tuned...
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Well put up the 100(really 92 inch and huge in my tiny apt.) screen in the afternoon yesterday and I must say it looks amazing.:yahoo: I thought that I would never own a PJ, but with Fuzz thread it made me wonder if I should get one? They have come down in price, so I thought hey why not? I found one on ebay refurb for a great price. The DVD's(Shakira) don't fare as well on a large screen(50-60 inch it looks amazing), but looks decent if you are a bit back in your chair. The SQ on the BD of course is great though. Now the Stevie Wonder BD Live In London looks AMAZING.:clapping: I moved up closer and the PQ/SQ was amazing. It shockingly just breath taking. I can't wait till my family comes over to check it out. The 3D demo from AVS that Fuzz suggested looked amazing and had me ducking, lol. I 'd never been to a 3D movies in the theater, only as a kid they had one on TV that was kinda cool, but not great. So I didn't want to waste money on it. Well guess what? I really like it. Anyways here are some pics I took yesterday:




As you can see the PQ is really nice, but of course way better in person.




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