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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2016, 11:19 AM
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Posted By Torqdog
BAM, pow, biff........

BAM, pow, biff........
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-24-2016, 09:36 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
They moved it into their Magnolia division. I was...

They moved it into their Magnolia division. I was there Friday and that's where I found it.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-24-2016, 12:44 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
If you're just "passing through" the source...

If you're just "passing through" the source signal with no processing involved, it shouldn't affect it whatsoever. Try it and see for yourself.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-24-2016, 10:49 AM
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Posted By Torqdog
Hooking up source devices like an Oppo to the...

Hooking up source devices like an Oppo to the 8802a does not mean that you have to apply any processing. I personally have all my sources running through the 8802a unprocessed and have one cable that...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-23-2016, 05:50 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
Thanks a bunch...........now at least I have...

Thanks a bunch...........now at least I have options. I did find one more accommodating to the heavier 75" set and will likely go with that one.
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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-23-2016, 03:00 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
Question........is there an aftermarket or Vizio...

Question........is there an aftermarket or Vizio center oriented TV stand similar to what was found on the 2014 P series TVs that could be utilized on the 2016 P series models? My customized TV shelf...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-22-2016, 10:12 AM
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Posted By Torqdog
8100 posts in 28 days equals ~290 posts a day....

8100 posts in 28 days equals ~290 posts a day. Amazing and must be a new AVS record for most posts in the fewest days.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-17-2016, 10:45 AM
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Posted By Torqdog
My room is probably the worst possible scenario...

My room is probably the worst possible scenario as it is a square, 24' x 24' detached garage I've converted into a HT/light workshop (hand tools, workbenches etc.). The way it's setup my speakers are...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-22-2016, 08:24 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
Wasn't there some talk a while ago regarding...

Wasn't there some talk a while ago regarding Sharp's getting out of the "panel" end of the market? Or is my cranium cross circuiting? :D
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-22-2016, 11:02 AM
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Posted By Torqdog
That looks like a real nice TV. The 75" is a bit...

That looks like a real nice TV. The 75" is a bit pricey but it's early and I'm sure the discounting will commence in the coming months. I can wait but that 75" model will likely/eventually find a...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-21-2016, 08:17 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
I too received the new FW update a few days ago....

I too received the new FW update a few days ago. Haven't noticed any change though I haven't been watching much TV lately. Busy busy!
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-19-2016, 07:39 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
Went to the theater for the first time in ages to...

Went to the theater for the first time in ages to see 13 Hours...........excellent movie that keeps you on the edge of your seat. Michael Bay did a good job.

The soundtrack was pretty decent, in...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-11-2016, 05:57 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
I have a Marantz 8802a prepro and had the same...

I have a Marantz 8802a prepro and had the same experience when I fiddled with allowing the Marantz's supposedly superior upconversion hardware do the job. I went back to allowing the Vizio to do the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-27-2015, 08:57 AM
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Posted By Torqdog
If we have a large scale EMP event, I think the...

If we have a large scale EMP event, I think the destroyed TV is gonna be the least of your worries. I like the acronym fix.......cute.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-26-2015, 02:45 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
While maybe not priced in the range of "cheap",...

While maybe not priced in the range of "cheap", it's on sale at Amazon right now for 14.99
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-20-2015, 09:59 AM
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Posted By Torqdog
Is it safe to say that the Minions have gotten a...

Is it safe to say that the Minions have gotten a little full of themselves? It happens.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-20-2015, 09:56 AM
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Posted By Torqdog
Yeah, I don't see them needing to rush out a new...

Yeah, I don't see them needing to rush out a new model anytime soon. But that's just my opinion and what do I know other than this 8802a is a big leap up from it's predecessor and it does everything...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-17-2015, 12:43 AM
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Posted By Torqdog
I purchased my P-70 through Costco. Packed it in...

I purchased my P-70 through Costco. Packed it in the truck vertically, got it home and discovered the screen was cracked and it appeared there had been an impact though there was no evidence that it...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-12-2015, 11:26 AM
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Posted By Torqdog
Are you referring to Audyssey as a whole or is...

Are you referring to Audyssey as a whole or is that statement I highlighted in bold more applicable to dynamic eq?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-12-2015, 09:09 AM
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Posted By Torqdog
I use flat for everything. I do have a...

I use flat for everything.

I do have a question regarding using flat or reference curves. In my untreated cave, the frequency curve for flat has high frequencies above 6k being boosted by about 6...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-10-2015, 10:16 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
Like Dave, I too have a "light" beer or two on...

Like Dave, I too have a "light" beer or two on occasion. Call 'em road sodas. :)

I save the seriously good stuff for when I'm back on two feet.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-09-2015, 06:07 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
Snark will get you everywhere round these parts....

Snark will get you everywhere round these parts. LOL :D
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-09-2015, 06:03 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
:);)

:);)
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-09-2015, 12:58 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
I just want to add that this mix is in no way...

I just want to add that this mix is in no way perfect. Peart's drums, cymbals in particular are sometimes mixed too low and Geddy's vocals have somewhat of an echo that make it difficult to...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-09-2015, 12:52 PM
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Posted By Torqdog
I didn't care for it. I'm trying to remember...

I didn't care for it. I'm trying to remember whether R-30 or Time machine has Lifeson's guitar so poorly mixed. Either way, it was hard to listen to and I have a pretty forgiving system that's VERY...
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