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Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   08-20-2014, 11:39 AM
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Posted By Skrill
Subscribing to the thread. My theater is done --...

Subscribing to the thread. My theater is done -- and I am just in the final seasoning mode. It turned out great.

I will be taking some pics with a proper SLR and updating in the my setup thread....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-20-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,389
Posted By Skrill
How do I get cool plaques like that? ...:)

How do I get cool plaques like that? ...:)
Forum: Speakers   08-20-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 19,149
Views: 1,899,636
Posted By Skrill
Accu, I love your focus on the empirical...

Accu,

I love your focus on the empirical data. I tend to agree with you that the lack of empirical measurement data to back the claims that XXXX (insert the user's favorite flavor of room...
Forum: Video Source Items   08-18-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 137
Posted By Skrill
Doh ... :mad::mad::mad: but thanks!

Doh ... :mad::mad::mad: but thanks!
Forum: Video Source Items   08-18-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 137
Posted By Skrill
PM sent.

PM sent.
Forum: Great Found Deals   08-18-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,472
Posted By Skrill
Anyone in Northern VA area seen these kinds of...

Anyone in Northern VA area seen these kinds of deals at any of the local Best Buys??
Forum: Speakers   08-18-2014, 01:07 PM
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Posted By Skrill
I guess I was thinking in terms of like-for-like...

I guess I was thinking in terms of like-for-like feature wise. The Emo UMC-200 is only $600. But it lacks a lot of features found in comparably priced (or slightly more expensive) AVRs (like...
Forum: Speakers   08-18-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 19,149
Views: 1,899,636
Posted By Skrill
Interesting and very informative. This seems to...

Interesting and very informative. This seems to weigh in favor of the Nautilus HTM1 over the HTM3S.
Forum: Speakers   08-18-2014, 08:42 AM
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Posted By Skrill
Another option (and I think one that offers more...

Another option (and I think one that offers more value) is to get a good AVR and use it as a pre-amp (so long as it has pre-outs). I picked up an Denon X4000 which has great features as a pre-amp...
Forum: Speakers   08-18-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 19,149
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Posted By Skrill
Your response got my gears turning over the...

Your response got my gears turning over the weekend. I would like to ask a couple of follow up questions:



You said the N802 likely measures better (I assume more accurately in terms of FR)...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-15-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 7,352
Posted By Skrill
Like I said -- I am waiting to see. But if Atmos...

Like I said -- I am waiting to see. But if Atmos becomes something I feel I need in my theater (i.e., there is lots of content and it sounds amazing) -- I will do the upgrade in what I perceive as...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-15-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 7,352
Posted By Skrill
More 7.1 mix would be a plus. The thought of...

More 7.1 mix would be a plus.

The thought of "bouncing" sounds off the ceiling sounds ... Bose-like to me. :rolleyes::rolleyes::rolleyes::rolleyes::rolleyes: "You mean I can get full surround...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-15-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 7,352
Posted By Skrill
I am in the wait and see camp. But another...

I am in the wait and see camp. But another reason that would cause me pause in getting Atmos is the ideal of adding another ceiling penetration in my theater. When we built the house (and the...
Forum: Speakers   08-15-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 19,149
Views: 1,899,636
Posted By Skrill
Yeah -- I try to pick up all my used equipment...

Yeah -- I try to pick up all my used equipment local on CL. I got these N803s for $1200. The seller was asking $1500 but when I talked to him he said that he was getting calls mostly from out of...
Forum: Speakers   08-15-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 19,149
Views: 1,899,636
Posted By Skrill
Interesting -- thank you. I picked up these...

Interesting -- thank you. I picked up these N803s that I am using now through a smoking deal through my local CL. So I dove on them like a hungry rotweiler on a steak. But I do covet the N802...
Forum: Speakers   08-15-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 19,149
Views: 1,899,636
Posted By Skrill
Accu, Since you have a lot of experience...

Accu,

Since you have a lot of experience with the B&W 800-series products, can I ask you (as someone that has had limited experience) ... how do you view the differences of the following:



...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   08-14-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 9,660
Views: 868,920
Posted By Skrill
I think this question gets asked a lot by new...

I think this question gets asked a lot by new owners. The anwer is yes -- most leave them on (including me). I believe the HP+ SpeakerPower amp only pulls 7w or 8w (the same as my son's night...
Forum: Speakers   08-14-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 19,149
Views: 1,899,636
Posted By Skrill
Well ... at least it is not humid and you have...

Well ... at least it is not humid and you have good zoning laws .... ;)
Forum: Speakers   08-14-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 19,149
Views: 1,899,636
Posted By Skrill
Where do you live? My prior home had space...

Where do you live?

My prior home had space and configuration challenges as well.
Forum: Speakers   08-14-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 19,149
Views: 1,899,636
Posted By Skrill
Thank you ... took awhile ... but it came...

Thank you ... took awhile ... but it came together for me. :)
Forum: Speakers   08-14-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 19,149
Views: 1,899,636
Posted By Skrill
I am not sure what you mean -- but I was just...

I am not sure what you mean -- but I was just commenting on Advanced's deal with his GF. Which worked out pretty well for me.
Forum: Speakers   08-14-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 19,149
Views: 1,899,636
Posted By Skrill
That's what I just did. I built a 5600 sq ft...

That's what I just did. I built a 5600 sq ft house ... of which I got a 19' x 23' x 8'9" (~ 440 sq ft - 3700 cu ft) sealed off room in the corner of the basement (we re-oriented the whole basement...
Forum: 3D Content   08-13-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 575
Views: 83,568
Posted By Skrill
I am interested in checking out this service (and...

I am interested in checking out this service (and ditching NF). Do they offer any type of free trial period for the subscription models?
Forum: Great Found Deals   08-13-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,472
Posted By Skrill
I see no news releases or stories on Magnolia...

I see no news releases or stories on Magnolia being phased out .. is this just at your local store, or nationwide?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-13-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 8,646
Views: 641,623
Posted By Skrill
Thanks for the tip. And next time it happens, I...

Thanks for the tip. And next time it happens, I will try the Denon remote. However, I do not think it is a Harmony remote issue for two reasons.



When the error does not occur - or when I...
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