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Forum: Speakers   04-18-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 31,930
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Posted By Ricoflashback
[QUOTE=emptyo;33573361]http://images.tapatalk-cdn....

[QUOTE=emptyo;33573361]http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/04/17/1aa2bead2a2c6e4dedba54cd44232f1f.jpg just picked up these lovely 60 v5's almost new (not broken in yet) for $500 + my old v3's. Score...
Forum: Latest Industry News   04-18-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 2,231
Views: 82,633
Posted By Ricoflashback
All great comments. Blu-ray has always been my...

All great comments. Blu-ray has always been my first choice. Many years ago I switched from buying to renting. I rarely watch a movie twice. Cost wise, I've been a Redbox fan for the last year or...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-17-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 9,993
Posted By Ricoflashback
The Hot Spot - not only for Jennifer Connelly but...

The Hot Spot - not only for Jennifer Connelly but Virginia Madsen, as well.

This was an older film and very hard to find anymore.... The Executioner's Song - uncut with Rosanna Arquette
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-17-2015, 12:12 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 948
Posted By Ricoflashback
Try the new "Ball Buster" sub from Bottoms Up...

Try the new "Ball Buster" sub from Bottoms Up Audio. A new twist on the Buttkicker phenomenon.
Forum: Speakers   04-17-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 442
Views: 20,272
Posted By Ricoflashback
A phantom center is like a phantom girlfriend. ...

A phantom center is like a phantom girlfriend. Same benefits.

Perception is reality. Right Manti?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-13-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 16,321
Views: 1,119,445
Posted By Ricoflashback
Yes, there can be problems. It took the third...

Yes, there can be problems. It took the third set before I finally found a Samsung keeper. If you look through the other TV threads, you'll notice returns and problems, as well. The panel "lotto"...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-09-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 16,321
Views: 1,119,445
Posted By Ricoflashback
OLED sounds enticing but the price point is a...

OLED sounds enticing but the price point is a real deal breaker for me. And after having the 65" Sammy set, I would not want to buy anything less than 75". I just can't see going down in size or...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   04-08-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 18,853
Posted By Ricoflashback
Nice work, Jeff. Is this all billable? :)

Nice work, Jeff. Is this all billable? :)
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-03-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,096
Posted By Ricoflashback
I don't think that 4K technology does nothing for...

I don't think that 4K technology does nothing for us. On the contrary, I've seen native 4K content and it's fabulous!

The problem is content delivery ---when and how much.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-03-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 7,242
Posted By Ricoflashback
So there we have it! A new source for 4K...

So there we have it! A new source for 4K material.

Ken Ross, if you're reading this....I think it's time to roll out your streaming 4K service on the KR4K Network.

Priced to fit everyone's...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-02-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 546
Posted By Ricoflashback
I thought it was Al Gore who discovered stereo...

I thought it was Al Gore who discovered stereo...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-02-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,918
Posted By Ricoflashback
HEVC successful implementation provides the keys...

HEVC successful implementation provides the keys to the kingdom.

If TV Manufacturers & Cable/Satellite/Broadcast TV stations want to provide some sizzle to the market and sell more (isn't that...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-02-2015, 05:34 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,402
Posted By Ricoflashback
Yes - it's viewed as a "Public Safety" issue with...

Yes - it's viewed as a "Public Safety" issue with the theory being that illegals who are afraid of being caught will cause more accidents than someone who has passed the driver's test and has had...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-01-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,402
Posted By Ricoflashback
Colorado is great! But only one cable company...

Colorado is great! But only one cable company here - - Comcast. I used to have them seven years ago but they had bandwidth problems plus they blew off two home appointments where I left work to...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-01-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 7,242
Posted By Ricoflashback
Are you basically saying that with a 4K TV - -...

Are you basically saying that with a 4K TV - - 1080I/720P looks better? Because of upscaling?

Or, are there are more pixels with a 4K TV (smaller pixels) with a plain old HD signal versus...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-01-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,402
Posted By Ricoflashback
Wow, that's service! Dump and run.

Wow, that's service! Dump and run.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-31-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,402
Posted By Ricoflashback
Did the cable guy offer you a free movie? I know...

Did the cable guy offer you a free movie? I know Comcast here in the States would have stepped up to the plate and provided a couple coupons after frying your equipment.

All kidding aside, it's...
Forum: Speakers   03-31-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 31,930
Views: 2,919,972
Posted By Ricoflashback
Maybe it's just Paradigm but I've been able to...

Maybe it's just Paradigm but I've been able to match a pair of Studio 60's, V.2, to all V.5 Paradigm speakers in my HT setup.

CC690 - V.5
ADP590 - V.5
Millenia (o.k. - not the best match but...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-31-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 7,242
Posted By Ricoflashback
I don't think anyone is saying that a native 4K...

I don't think anyone is saying that a native 4K resolution doesn't offer a better picture that 1080P. I think the jury is still out on the benefits of 4K "upscaling."

The buying decision comes...
Forum: Speakers   03-30-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 1,569
Posted By Ricoflashback
Listen to the fine advice on this thread --...

Listen to the fine advice on this thread -- especially on a unified front soundstage.

Don't shoot blanks or short change yourself when setting up your HT. :)
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-30-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,918
Posted By Ricoflashback
4K vs. HDR - how about "Futures versus Fantasy"...

4K vs. HDR - how about "Futures versus Fantasy" on PPV?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-30-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 7,242
Posted By Ricoflashback
As far as your decision goes, to me, bigger is...

As far as your decision goes, to me, bigger is better. That would be the number one criteria on my buying list.

I do not think there will be any appreciable 4K content for at least 5 years. And...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-30-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 7,242
Posted By Ricoflashback
Wow, you must have incredibly sensitive eyes. ...

Wow, you must have incredibly sensitive eyes. Rainbow effect, motion issues...anything else? How about still photography? Any halo effects?

If I were you, I'd stockpile Plasma TV's since 4K,...
Forum: Speakers   03-28-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 31,930
Views: 2,919,972
Posted By Ricoflashback
I have the ADP 590's in a 7.1 configuration. I...

I have the ADP 590's in a 7.1 configuration. I use them as "side surrounds" with direct firing Paradigm Millenia speakers in the rear. I find the direct firing speakers as rear surrounds work...
Forum: Speakers   03-28-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 31,930
Views: 2,919,972
Posted By Ricoflashback
From a fellow Michgander - - that is about the...

From a fellow Michgander - - that is about the only option I see you having - - above the screen. I have seen the "above screen" configuration before but not with a fireplace below. And if it's a...
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