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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-10-2013, 07:18 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Thanx smoothie. I talked to a Denon tech today...

Thanx smoothie. I talked to a Denon tech today while I was at work. I think I figured out what may be wrong, plus he also told me how to save the settings to my PC. I'll give it a try when I get...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-09-2013, 10:41 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
I didn't know you can do that!

I didn't know you can do that!
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-09-2013, 08:37 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Same issue here, well almost. Mine won't switch...

Same issue here, well almost. Mine won't switch the hdmi outputs when a signal is sent to them. It's stuck on one output, or the second is simply broken. Someone suggested a soft reset, which hasn't...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-05-2013, 04:21 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Well, once again I spend a ton of money on the...

Well, once again I spend a ton of money on the next best thing and as almost always, I have an issue with it. I switched from Onkyo after having 3 of 4 blow up, to Denon hoping I would get a better...
Forum: Speakers   05-09-2013, 01:18 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
That is absolutely true! My next upgrade will...

That is absolutely true! My next upgrade will not be equipment, but a new room!! Im pretty happy with the gear I have now, its just a matter of having a room thats conducive to HI-FI. One thing I...
Forum: Speakers   05-08-2013, 08:24 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
http://www.avsforum.com/content/type/61/id/205145...

http://www.avsforum.com/content/type/61/id/205145/width/350/height/700/flags/LL (http://www.avsforum.com/content/type/61/id/205145/)Took y'all's advice, and was just curious, and got a hearing test....
Forum: Speakers   04-22-2013, 04:58 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Yelnach, sorry about that. I went back & re read...

Yelnach, sorry about that. I went back & re read your first comment and realized I misinterpreted the first part of your post. Thanks for the suggestion. I'll definitely give it a try.
Forum: Speakers   04-22-2013, 04:26 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Thanks y'all. All humor aside, I know this post...

Thanks y'all. All humor aside, I know this post is beating the preverbial dead horse, but I've learned more in the past 18 months than I did in the previous 20+ years by the several forums I've been...
Forum: Speakers   04-22-2013, 12:10 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Too funny!! Two things that no one answered....

Too funny!! Two things that no one answered. Does having a wall directly to the rear of the listening position have any negative affects? Acoustically that is. Also, why was the Smithsonian...
Forum: Speakers   04-22-2013, 02:16 AM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Ever since I bought my first A/V receiver almost...

Ever since I bought my first A/V receiver almost 25 years ago, one thing that always bugged me was the center channel. From a $50 AudioSource to a $2100 B&W HTM1, Ive always had issues understanding...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-15-2013, 03:16 AM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Quote:What, your house is actually for living in...

Quote:What, your house is actually for living in and does not serve the sole purpose of being your audio sanctuary?

In a perfect world, yes! But in reality, no! I truly wish I could...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-13-2013, 01:52 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
To be honest, until I build a house with a...

To be honest, until I build a house with a dedicated listening/HT room, Im just gonna get the best I can out of my gear in the room I have it set-up. My living room with all its openings, vaulted...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-12-2013, 01:35 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Thanks yall. I was running the 2 channel mode in...

Thanks yall. I was running the 2 channel mode in stereo. But at any volumes higher than -24dB its just to high and shrill to listen to. I tried the "PURE" seting and it seemed too flat. I finally...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-11-2013, 08:39 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
For 2 channel music. The speakers I'm running...

For 2 channel music. The speakers I'm running are known to be very shrilly at higher volumes. I switched to direct from stereo and that made a world of difference. I just wanted to tone down the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-11-2013, 08:00 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
I know this question is gonna irk some of you,...

I know this question is gonna irk some of you, but I'm at work right now and do t have the manual in front of me. Where are the dang tone controls in the menu?? I have looked several times and...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   04-11-2013, 02:30 AM
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Posted By Daffypuck
I hope Im not repeating an old thread, but I...

I hope Im not repeating an old thread, but I looked and couldnt find anything. I would like to use this thread to compile a short list of really well engineered and recorded CD's, as well as some...
Forum: Speakers   04-11-2013, 02:21 AM
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Posted By Daffypuck
When I demo'd the 82's, I compared them to B&W...

When I demo'd the 82's, I compared them to B&W CM9's, B&W 684's, Paradigm monitor 9's and a Revel model I cant recall. IMO, the 82's vastly out did those four speakers.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-10-2013, 03:56 AM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Im a little confused on the sub mode settings....

Im a little confused on the sub mode settings. One is labeled "LFE" and the other LFE+mains. One is to send LF +LFE from all speakers set to small and the other is to send LFE/LF from all channels...
Forum: Speakers   04-10-2013, 03:44 AM
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Posted By Daffypuck
The good thing about these speakers is...

The good thing about these speakers is positioning can really affect how they project. I found that reducing the tow-in relative to your listening position reduces the shrill effect of the highs. I...
Forum: Speakers   04-09-2013, 03:15 AM
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Posted By Daffypuck
I found the opposite, kind of, to be truefrom my...

I found the opposite, kind of, to be truefrom my demoing of these 2 speakers. The 7's were overly boomy and lacked the clarity of the 82's. If you were planning on not running a sub, Id say get the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-08-2013, 12:41 AM
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Posted By Daffypuck
i might also add that every sub they turned on...

i might also add that every sub they turned on during my demo sounded like crap! It seems that the precision of a good tight sub for music has been replaced by the mass market of big boomy subs for...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-07-2013, 05:30 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Quote:I am running the 4311 with Klipschorn...

Quote:I am running the 4311 with Klipschorn fronts and a Belle center. Added an external amp from the 4311 to the K-horn fronts to increase the front soundstage and run 11 channels. . . Was running...
Forum: Speakers   04-07-2013, 12:52 PM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Near Nashville TN. Actually, I need to make an...

Near Nashville TN. Actually, I need to make an update on the speakers. Im selling 50's, 20's and a 360. I bought all of them new in 2009 except the 50's. I recently purchased them off of Craigslist....
Forum: Speakers   04-06-2013, 09:34 AM
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Posted By Daffypuck
$600

$600
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-05-2013, 02:45 AM
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Posted By Daffypuck
Im in the market for some new speakers and based...

Im in the market for some new speakers and based on the speakers Ive demo'd along with research Ive done, I want to give the Klipsch RF line a try. Im going to go listen to a few this weekend at the...
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