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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-08-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 100
Posted By FerretHunter
From Denon's website: ...

From Denon's website:
http://denon.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/245/~/standby-led-flashing-on-receiver-%2F-protect-mode
Forum: Speakers   08-13-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 33,205
Views: 3,008,745
Posted By FerretHunter
If it were me and the S6 were in pristine...

If it were me and the S6 were in pristine condition, I'd take the S6. But I enjoy music a fair bit on top of movies.

I have the S8 and 85F in two different rooms. If your choice was an 85F or an...
Forum: Speakers   08-13-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By FerretHunter
I am a Paradigm/Anthem owner. I understand your...

I am a Paradigm/Anthem owner. I understand your predicament regarding room measurements and size of speakers.

If you are looking for small form factor, there are many Paradigm solutions that will...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 196
Posted By FerretHunter
Good for you Sunken, and thanks for sharing the...

Good for you Sunken, and thanks for sharing the solution! I didn't even know you could reset a receiver. I'll have to remember this if I ever have a similar situation.

I guess you really do learn...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 372
Posted By FerretHunter
Depends on the company and the item. I know...

Depends on the company and the item.

I know the thread is about audio, but I have a video example.

I bought the Optoma H79 when it first came out. I believed the literature and went ahead with...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 196
Posted By FerretHunter
Probably not the speaker wire then. The...

Probably not the speaker wire then.

The BestBuy in Canada has a 30 day policy where you can return it once it is opened. Just make sure you verify that is the case with your local BestBuy. If it...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 196
Posted By FerretHunter
Took another read of the manual. You could...

Took another read of the manual.

You could try connecting a device (let's say BD player) to the receiver using analog inputs (see page 18). It has to be connected using analog. The analog out will...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 196
Posted By FerretHunter
I downloaded the manual for this receiver. It...

I downloaded the manual for this receiver. It turns out there are no pre out connectors. You have to go up 2 or 3 models to get that functionality in the Pioneer. The back has the subwoofer...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 196
Posted By FerretHunter
Silly questions: 1. When testing the front...

Silly questions:

1. When testing the front speakers alone, have you set the speaker configuration so that it indicates no sub woofer? This has to be set to "NO", otherwise some or all low...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-05-2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 395
Views: 10,035
Posted By FerretHunter
I tried my best to get through BSG. In the...

I tried my best to get through BSG. In the future, can they not land their ships into the bay area "nicely"? Every landing seemed like a crash landing.

And the Cylons have like only 5ish "models"...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-04-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 10,035
Posted By FerretHunter
Just saw this yesterday. What a mess. The only...

Just saw this yesterday. What a mess. The only good thing was the new Sarah Connor, though there was a point where she kind of reverted to a British accent.


1. What was the point to JK Simmons'...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-04-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 808
Posted By FerretHunter
There are many factors to why a blu ray doesn't...

There are many factors to why a blu ray doesn't look good. To do a fair analysis, you would have to watch a blu ray on a large screen, and then the same movie on Netflix to really say if it is equal...
Forum: Latest Industry News   08-04-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 7,976
Posted By FerretHunter
This reminds me of my first and only venture into...

This reminds me of my first and only venture into an LCD tv as my primary viewing television. It was the Sony XBR when they first came out. I was seeing the cloudy blacks as well. I took it back to...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   08-04-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 12,490
Posted By FerretHunter
The death of plasma was inevitable the day...

The death of plasma was inevitable the day Pioneer got out. When the company that made the best TV of all time says "no mas", ... it was going to end eventually. I would put that as the number one...
Forum: Speakers   08-02-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 9,234
Posted By FerretHunter
Well said Rick! If binding contracts were...

Well said Rick!

If binding contracts were broken regarding selling direct and stealing of customers, then as I've said many times, ... that's what the courts are for. If all of this was based on a...
Forum: Speakers   08-02-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 9,234
Posted By FerretHunter
Don't tire yourself out trying to explain to us...

Don't tire yourself out trying to explain to us dimwits. Take a break. Eat a KitKat or Snickers. You get grumpy when your hungry.

If IGV is taking the high road, ... what would the other road look...
Forum: Speakers   08-02-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 9,234
Posted By FerretHunter
I had visions of the Deepwater Horizon reading...

I had visions of the Deepwater Horizon reading this. The laws and regs might need some tweaking to prevent foreign ownership. Imagine that were some Chinese company instead of BP.
Forum: Speakers   08-02-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 9,234
Posted By FerretHunter
I had consideration with you? Guess I was making...

I had consideration with you? Guess I was making some valid points.

:D

I didn't say to pose as someone else, but as an end user. As a dealer of AA at apparently high volumes, it wouldn't be a...
Forum: Speakers   08-02-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 9,234
Posted By FerretHunter
You could, and I would have no problem with it...

You could, and I would have no problem with it because you would be right.

I don't think I've ever said AA is right, or that the label is correct. I've only said I'd be surprised if it couldn't be...
Forum: Speakers   08-02-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 9,234
Posted By FerretHunter
I'm not so sure, though I would say posting on...

I'm not so sure, though I would say posting on the internet and in a forum setting would require a very calculated and careful thought process for a dealer (something severely lacking in this case)....
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   08-01-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 3,373
Views: 172,177
Posted By FerretHunter
BrolicBeast, it's been a long time....

BrolicBeast, it's been a long time. Congratulations on the advancements you have made, ... I wish I could upgrade like that! I'm jealous.

Youtube clips don't really convey audio/video well. But...
Forum: Speakers   08-01-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 9,234
Posted By FerretHunter
Similarly, more power to dealers who want to sell...

Similarly, more power to dealers who want to sell them knowing full well they are made in China.

Waiting to hear details surrounding when "things changed forever".
Forum: Speakers   08-01-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 9,234
Posted By FerretHunter
Sorry to burst your bubble, but the USA is not...

Sorry to burst your bubble, but the USA is not unique in this. Ask the British (circa 1945) if India has a middle class.

:D

With Britain's exist (dividing the people and country on the way out...
Forum: Speakers   08-01-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 9,234
Posted By FerretHunter
I think you phrased the question to maximize...

I think you phrased the question to maximize reaction.


Ok, no problem.



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJOBw9fCkeE
Forum: Speakers   08-01-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 9,234
Posted By FerretHunter
I was one of the naysayers. I am pleasantly...

I was one of the naysayers.

I am pleasantly surprised by this turn of events. AA showed a lot of class in their response, and the OP I guess affected change. But I wonder how many customers might...
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