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Told you, people, Shawn is back in the fold too... Just wait until Gus and Lee come back too, I can feel it !

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Yeah, that's where I was shopping. They had the A840 -- which is the model I was originally going to pick up when it was on sale at Amazon -- for $480, but then I saw the A1040 for only $70 more and the Denon I'm also considering is only $450. Amazing prices - I would think this is too good to be true, but so many of you guys on here have mentioned them positively over the last three years that I think this is the way to go.

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Matt, like I said I have the Marantz SR6009. But, if I had to do it all over again I think that I would have gone with this one:

http://www.accessories4less.com/make...airplay/1.html

The Denon 3100W is essentially the same as the Marantz SR6009, but quite a bit cheaper. Oh well, you live and learn right? I would highly consider the 3100W if I were YOU. But, the Yammie 1040 is a beast! Hard choice if YOU ask me. Good luck in making YOUR decision.

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YOUR set-up is very close to mine. I just ordered a set of the RTi8's to go along with my CSi5 center. Also, will be using the RTi6's for rears and RTi4's for front Height OR Width. All of mine are in Cherry veneer except for the RTi8's. My LFE is being handled by a Hsu ULS-15 MK2. Soon, hope to have two ULS-15 MK2 subs. The RTi8's will be here Wednesday. Looking forward to it.

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You will love the rti8s. They do have a break in period so they sound even better over time.
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For those Canadian fellows that are building a LSIM system , Best buy has one Lsim704c speaker available for a ridiculous 400$... here is the link:

http://www.bestbuy.ca/en-ca/product/...e=polk%20audio

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Awesome!!! I really miss that room, I hope I get another one like it.


Hey, what happened to your 12's?
Still have the rti12s, loving them!
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You will love the rti8s. They do have a break in period so they sound even better over time.
Thanks! I have heard the RTi8's many times. Of course, that was NOT in MY listening room. Very much agree that the RTi8's will sound better after some break in time. I have noticed that specifically on my RTi6's. Now, just have to open the RTi8's and get them set-up. The RTi6's are going on the side walls. My RTi4's, will be going up on my front wall for Height speakers. Soon, I will also have a second Hsu ULS-15 MK2 sub! Can't wait for that day.

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I'm always lurking around here somewhere Jesse. How are things? I hope you're doing well. We're missing you on the dark side, or is it the bright side? I can't quite tell anymore.

Yup and you're the only one that can call me that Geoff

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I'm always lurking around here somewhere Jesse. How are things? I hope you're doing well. We're missing you on the dark side, or is it the bright side? I can't quite tell anymore.

Yup and you're the only one that can call me that Geoff

I kid I kid.....maybe!
Nice to know, Shawn! Well everything is doing quite good, thank you! I'm keeping it up and don't see any reason not to continue

lol, don't know if it's the dark or bright side either, but what I know is that I enjoy ( and enjoyed ) both sides, and miss you dudes too! Thing I know for sure though is that we need more upgrade pics in here haha

How is everything going on your side?

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