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Forum: Speakers   06-18-2016, 04:34 AM
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Posted By coytee
My 2 cents is, the better the speaker controls...

My 2 cents is, the better the speaker controls the sound, the less room interaction it might excite. Therefore, look for speakers with horns.... frankly, the bigger the better. Sounds a bit...
Forum: Speakers   06-17-2016, 05:57 PM
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Posted By coytee
Disclaimer: I don't profess to know 100% about...

Disclaimer: I don't profess to know 100% about all their offerings. That said, I don't know of them ever not using a compression driver in the mids/highs....that's sort of their deal.

What do...
Forum: Speakers   06-06-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 615
Posted By coytee
To the OP, I realize you are evidently not going...

To the OP, I realize you are evidently not going to pursue active biamping. Whatever works for you is great.

That said, it doesn't have to be terribly difficult.... you can call the...
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2016, 06:33 PM
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Posted By coytee
I've been to now, what I think is, five...

I've been to now, what I think is, five gatherings at Hope. This was either the best or tied for best. (not trying to rub it in... it's one of those things that you really have to do what it takes...
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2016, 04:06 PM
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Posted By coytee
Yeah, I'm sorry you were unable to make it. You...

Yeah, I'm sorry you were unable to make it. You would have been honored to have met me... :eek: :rolleyes: ;) :p
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2016, 03:04 AM
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Posted By coytee
Went to Hope and one of the things we heard was...

Went to Hope and one of the things we heard was .....simply badazz...

Horn tweeter, horn midrange, horn midwoofer, horn woofer, horn subwoofer.

Was the horniest system I've ever heard and...
Forum: Speakers   05-23-2016, 02:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 349
Posted By coytee
My 2 cents would be if you've decided on what to...

My 2 cents would be if you've decided on what to get, don't let a silly 30 day wait block it. Realize you might own them 15 years later. In the grand scheme, a small wait is nothing.
Forum: Speakers   05-16-2016, 03:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 365
Posted By coytee
I don't see a budget listed so pardon me if this...

I don't see a budget listed so pardon me if this is out of line for you.

Go to the Klipsch site and look up their Jubilee.

As shown on their cinema side, it's a 3-way speaker however, know that...
Forum: Speakers   05-14-2016, 05:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 102
Posted By coytee
If you want to really do a good job, I'd say look...

If you want to really do a good job, I'd say look into some horn speakers. They're big and heavy but, you can have world class sound if you want.
Forum: Speakers   05-01-2016, 04:26 AM
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Posted By coytee
First, I'm certainly no expert in this stuff........

First, I'm certainly no expert in this stuff..... second, this is just an opinion/observation.

I've wondered at times if a horn has a range of operation. Range in db's, not necessarily...
Forum: Speakers   04-30-2016, 12:02 PM
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Posted By coytee
Yes. Horns are honky. Honk on bro!!

Yes. Horns are honky.

Honk on bro!!
Forum: Speakers   04-30-2016, 10:03 AM
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Posted By coytee
What part of Ohio? I'm originally from Hamilton,...

What part of Ohio? I'm originally from Hamilton, down near Cincy.

Been in TN since 87
Forum: Speakers   04-30-2016, 09:59 AM
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Posted By coytee
I guess I don't understand your point as you just...

I guess I don't understand your point as you just seemed to acknowledge the essence of mine (larger horn).

I guess if we compare a 6" (exit mouth) horn to a 7" exit mouth horn.... they're close...
Forum: Speakers   04-30-2016, 09:41 AM
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Posted By coytee
In the picture above, you also see the MWM bass...

In the picture above, you also see the MWM bass bin. So I have some that are big, bigger and stupid big!

Now, what some people say to me is something about how loud the system might go (the...
Forum: Speakers   04-30-2016, 09:32 AM
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Posted By coytee
While in Hope, I/we got a chance to hear...

While in Hope, I/we got a chance to hear different horns in their anechoic chamber. Bottom line, the larger horns controlled the output much better than the smaller horns. You could stand behind...
Forum: Speakers   04-30-2016, 09:22 AM
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Posted By coytee
Guess I’ll beat the drum along with him. I’ve...

Guess I’ll beat the drum along with him. I’ve owned various sized Klipsch speakers and I will also state unequivocally that the larger the horn, the better the sound. (presuming a decent horn...
Forum: Speakers   04-18-2016, 02:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 158
Posted By coytee
^^this^^ Wipe your slate clean....go listen...

^^this^^

Wipe your slate clean....go listen to a variety of speakers. Pick those that you like the most. THEN worry about electronics.

If you got Klipschorns for example (above your budget,...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-16-2016, 05:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 252
Posted By coytee
I'd listen to the engineer. ...

I'd listen to the engineer.

Question.....ever hear a church bell ring? Loud & resonant huh?

Now, what if you took that very same church bell, took it down and set it on the ground. Would it...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-14-2016, 04:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 487
Posted By coytee
Don't know if you have all your anwers yet or if...

Don't know if you have all your anwers yet or if you are asking about whole house or just your room.. Here' what I did.

Not knowing what I would need in the end, I finally tried to do everything....
Forum: Speakers   04-10-2016, 10:11 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,337
Posted By coytee
If they work for you there is nothing wrong with...

If they work for you there is nothing wrong with them. My oldest pair of speakers is 37 years old only because I gave the other pair that I had (which were 38 years old) to my wife's nephew.
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Forum: Speakers   04-07-2016, 03:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By coytee
For kicks & grins, I'll disagree with the above. ...

For kicks & grins, I'll disagree with the above. (note, I'm not really calling them wrong, I'm just going to try to illustrate a different point of view)

My bass horns have two 12" drivers in...
Forum: Speakers   04-07-2016, 03:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 199
Posted By coytee
If that's a suspended ceiling, I'd take some down...

If that's a suspended ceiling, I'd take some down and see if I could attach something to hang them from the joist.

What I did in my situation (I had a pair of LaScalas), I built an approximate 2x2...
Forum: Speakers   04-07-2016, 03:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 53
Posted By coytee
Wife built the grill. I bought the fabric...

Wife built the grill. I bought the fabric from.... cripes.... I don't remember yet.

Oh, I think it was "Guilford of Maine" or something close. I'm pretty sure about the Guilford part, not as...
Forum: Speakers   04-07-2016, 03:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 53
Posted By coytee
It's not a sub.... it's a LaScala....but you get...

It's not a sub.... it's a LaScala....but you get the idea.

As a side note, my wife thinks all these speakers are plug-ugly. SHE was the one that did all the trim work, build the frame for the...
Forum: Speakers   04-04-2016, 03:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 82
Posted By coytee
How about a pair of Klipschorns in the corners? ...

How about a pair of Klipschorns in the corners? (right corner looks like there might be a cabinet door that would get blocked but that's a small price to pay)
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