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Forum: 2-Channel Audio   07-14-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 837
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Posted By chili555
If. If, if, if. If the production is the...

If. If, if, if.

If the production is the same, which it sometimes is and sometimes isn't; if we can agree on an equal playback system; if we can agree on what constitutes "better" in your and my...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   07-13-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 837
Views: 16,764
Posted By chili555
I don't think that's the subject of the tread at...

I don't think that's the subject of the tread at all. The original post linked an article, "Does Vinyl Really Sound Better." It was not, "Is Vinyl Technologically Superior In A Way We Can Demonstrate...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   07-12-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 837
Views: 16,764
Posted By chili555
When the compact disk was introduced in circa...

When the compact disk was introduced in circa 1982, it was advertised as Perfect Sound Forever. http://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_400/MI0003/169/MI0003169272.jpg?partner=allrovi.com It certainly...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   06-30-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 837
Views: 16,764
Posted By chili555
I certainly read it. My point, which the AA...

I certainly read it.

My point, which the AA post supports and with which you evidently agree, is that the question of whether vinyl really sounds better depends on many factors and probably the...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   06-29-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 837
Views: 16,764
Posted By chili555
Here is a very interesting post over at Vinyl...

Here is a very interesting post over at Vinyl Asylum: http://www.audioasylum.com/audio/vinyl/messages/111/1113371.html
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   06-28-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 837
Views: 16,764
Posted By chili555
Uh huh...very droll.

Uh huh...very droll.
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   06-28-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 837
Views: 16,764
Posted By chili555
Except that all things are very seldom equal. I...

Except that all things are very seldom equal. I find that most CDs have crushed dynamics. Most re-issued vinyl does not.

By the way, I'm having trouble accepting advice from the guy who can't even...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   08-31-2013, 06:10 AM
Replies: 6,633
Views: 799,618
Posted By chili555
Remarkably enough, after I replaced the bulb as...

Remarkably enough, after I replaced the bulb as I posted above, the nag message appeared just a few weeks later! I went into the menu and reset the timer and am still very happy with my JVC.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-01-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 1,162
Views: 157,543
Posted By chili555
My credit card company offers a service called...

My credit card company offers a service called 'Shop Safe.' It will create a separate credit card number with any limit I select good for two months. I used Shop Safe with a limit of $10 to set up...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   06-24-2013, 07:36 AM
Replies: 6,633
Views: 799,618
Posted By chili555
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by saxhound http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/715594/official-jvc-hd-xxfh97-hd-xxfn97-hd-xxfc97-owners-thread/6600#post_23379529)
...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-14-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 284
Posted By chili555
I bought an Oppo BDP-83 in August 2009. I have...

I bought an Oppo BDP-83 in August 2009. I have been amazed and thrilled by the audio and video quality. Very recently, obviously out of warranty, the tray began to refuse to eject about 50% of the...
Forum: Remote Control Area   06-11-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 11,682
Views: 1,657,139
Posted By chili555
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by captbly http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/967841/official-logitech-harmony-one-thread/10020#post_22115671)

Got my $50 Harmony...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-11-2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 26,689
Views: 3,340,159
Posted By chili555
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by wajo http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/940657/magnavox-515-513-2160a-2160-2080-philips-3576-3575/20670#post_22118868)

People...
Forum: 3D Content   02-28-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,165
Posted By chili555
I just finished watching my copy. Thanks,...

I just finished watching my copy. Thanks, Walmart, for your pricing error!

The 3D effect was reproduced as well as in the theater as best as I can recall. I noticed some slight anomolies that I...
Forum: Remote Control Area   01-04-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 11,682
Views: 1,657,139
Posted By chili555
Does it help to "Input Tuner" a second...

Does it help to "Input Tuner" a second time?
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-30-2011, 06:27 AM
Replies: 1,162
Views: 157,543
Posted By chili555
Quote:Originally Posted by pmcd...

Quote:Originally Posted by pmcd http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21415497)

I don't want to be negative here as I know very little about the Roku....
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   12-22-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 7,544
Views: 630,266
Posted By chili555
Quote: AT&T's top DSL rate is 6 Mbps...

Quote:

AT&T's top DSL rate is 6 Mbps down--that's good enough to get 720p Netflix


And it works fine for me. I don't think I'd get even faster service even if it was available for a...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   12-17-2011, 05:45 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,676
Posted By chili555
Quote:Originally Posted by Kal Rubinson...

Quote:Originally Posted by Kal Rubinson http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21356412)

OTOH, for classical recordings, where there is an accepted...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   12-16-2011, 05:36 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,676
Posted By chili555
It is quite true that most, but certainly not...

It is quite true that most, but certainly not all 2-channel music is an artificial construct. Think about 15-20 musicians in booths with multiple mics feeding a 48-channel mixer. But to then further...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-14-2011, 06:01 AM
Replies: 1,162
Views: 157,543
Posted By chili555
Quote:Originally Posted by flyers10...

Quote:Originally Posted by flyers10 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21344547)

Would a Roku or Blu-ray player be best for them?


I am a Roku...
Forum: Remote Control Area   11-30-2011, 02:46 PM
Replies: 11,682
Views: 1,657,139
Posted By chili555
Quote:Originally Posted by mdavej...

Quote:Originally Posted by mdavej http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21279487)

The harmony link is an iPhone/iPad based remote that uses...
Forum: Remote Control Area   11-22-2011, 12:12 PM
Replies: 11,682
Views: 1,657,139
Posted By chili555
Quote:Originally Posted by MacdaddyPS...

Quote:Originally Posted by MacdaddyPS http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21244912)

Can one really "LOVE" an inanimate object??
Things that make...
Forum: Remote Control Area   11-21-2011, 01:25 PM
Replies: 11,682
Views: 1,657,139
Posted By chili555
Quote:Originally Posted by jcalabria...

Quote:Originally Posted by jcalabria http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21240937)

Only partly true... device settings, learned commands and basic...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   11-20-2011, 06:02 AM
Replies: 3,919
Views: 325,242
Posted By chili555
Quote:Originally Posted by Taperwood...

Quote:Originally Posted by Taperwood http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21212487)

Buck

The story of Buck Brannaman, the horse whisperer, is...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   11-12-2011, 03:03 PM
Replies: 26,689
Views: 3,340,159
Posted By chili555
Quote: Edit your Cart... enter a large...

Quote:

Edit your Cart... enter a large number of units (I use over 5,000) and Update.


Now that's funny!
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