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Forum: Speakers   07-30-2016, 04:53 PM
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Posted By carp
Dave, I think screened porches or sun rooms are...

Dave, I think screened porches or sun rooms are the way to go. My kids and wife attract every mosquito in the city but we wanted to be able to hang out "out side" so this is a great compromise. My...
Forum: Speakers   07-30-2016, 08:05 AM
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Posted By carp
Thanks! Or permanently attach them to the house...

Thanks! Or permanently attach them to the house somehow! :D
Forum: Speakers   07-30-2016, 08:04 AM
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Posted By carp
I had the follow up appt. yesterday and am also...

I had the follow up appt. yesterday and am also 20/20. Man... my left eye is crazy sore though. The right eye feels like nothing happened. They told me that's normal but I was hoping it would feel...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 03:14 PM
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Posted By carp
Ha, yeah, my car has decent factory infinity...

Ha, yeah, my car has decent factory infinity speakers but everything sounds the same. You can't tell good production from bad. I guess that's a good thing too though..
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 03:06 PM
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Posted By carp
Made it down to the basement. Listening to the...

Made it down to the basement. Listening to the newest Maiden album. Something has never sounded right with the production on the album to me. Sounds dead. Not as bad as Dance of Death, but still...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 01:51 PM
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Posted By carp
Ryan, I can guarantee you have your S1 boosted...

Ryan, I can guarantee you have your S1 boosted compared to the mains, that's why. If you calibrate the S1 flat with the mains that would be a better comparison but still it would be very room...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 01:49 PM
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Posted By carp
Ha, I've got some 30 dollar (per pair...:D) best...

Ha, I've got some 30 dollar (per pair...:D) best buy specials. :eek: :o I think I'd be paranoid if I had something expensive out here that they might get stolen. The TV would be a lot harder to...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 01:40 PM
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Posted By carp
I would but I'm finding it hard to leave the...

I would but I'm finding it hard to leave the porch today. Nicest July day in a long time!



http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee292/carlhungus2/IMG_2403_zpsj36lygzb.jpg...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 08:37 AM
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Posted By carp
I haven't. I bet it could be done though. I...

I haven't. I bet it could be done though. I hate to even ask in the 88A thread because the experts in there how it's done will crucify you if you even hint that you would want to run your mains...
Forum: Speakers   07-28-2016, 01:37 PM
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Posted By carp
Yeah, I've looked at that before. basically a 12...

Yeah, I've looked at that before. basically a 12 db difference between them at those frequencies comparing 1 to 1, so roughly 4 sealed SI 18's = 1 215 between 16 and 20hz.
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Forum: Speakers   07-28-2016, 10:14 AM
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Posted By carp
Could you try it out on the cheap with a couple...

Could you try it out on the cheap with a couple of these?
...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   07-27-2016, 03:05 PM
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Posted By carp
^ No surprise that I'm a big Type O fan, lots of...

^ No surprise that I'm a big Type O fan, lots of influence there.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   07-27-2016, 03:03 PM
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Posted By carp
Not sure if I posted this artist before.. I may...

Not sure if I posted this artist before.. I may have. I forgot all about them and this song and it popped up today while randoming through music.

Here is the second half of the song. 5:14...
Forum: Speakers   07-27-2016, 02:09 PM
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Posted By carp
On the other hand...

On the other hand...
Forum: Speakers   07-27-2016, 02:06 PM
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Posted By carp
I guess I could, but then frequencies up to 120...

I guess I could, but then frequencies up to 120 would be mono and I assume that isn't ideal? Hmmm wait... it's the LFE signal so it's not a stereo signal anyway right? Yes I believe you are right. ...
Forum: Speakers   07-27-2016, 01:58 PM
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Posted By carp
Ahhhh gotcha. I wondered why on earth you would...

Ahhhh gotcha. I wondered why on earth you would need to add more bass.

Wow, that system is going to be awesome. No atmos?
Forum: Speakers   07-27-2016, 01:55 PM
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Posted By carp
Now I remember why I never tried it. I only have...

Now I remember why I never tried it. I only have a single sub out on my AVR.
Forum: Speakers   07-27-2016, 11:24 AM
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Posted By carp
Freudie, that said I like your plan of seeing...

Freudie, that said I like your plan of seeing what you can get out of the 215's first. :)
Forum: Speakers   07-27-2016, 11:23 AM
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Posted By carp
Oh man, I'm jealous!!! You have a suspended...

Oh man, I'm jealous!!! You have a suspended floor which will dramatically decrease the amount of insanity needed - at least that has been my experience. Still it won't give you the affect the...
Forum: Speakers   07-26-2016, 09:44 PM
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Posted By carp
Oh, btw, the downside to running them full range...

Oh, btw, the downside to running them full range when you have subs is that you won't be getting the exact same bass signal sent to them as compared to the subs. However, with the nifty gadget DD...
Forum: Speakers   07-26-2016, 09:41 PM
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Posted By carp
The amount of power needed for higher bass above...

The amount of power needed for higher bass above 150hz is very minimal compared to the amount needed for the low stuff, so I really don't think it taxes the drivers a ton to play up to 350hz. I...
Forum: Speakers   07-26-2016, 09:28 PM
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Posted By carp
Still the craziest demo I've experienced in this...

Still the craziest demo I've experienced in this hobby! :D
Forum: Speakers   07-26-2016, 09:27 PM
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Posted By carp
Looks like a very cool device, and should be fun...

Looks like a very cool device, and should be fun getting it all setup and you will for sure be getting a lot more bass than you are now.

However... my opinion stands that it won't be enough for...
Forum: Speakers   07-26-2016, 09:21 PM
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Posted By carp
How much Dirac will help your sound depends on...

How much Dirac will help your sound depends on your room. I have a very good and smooth response from 100 hz and down from my main 215's ran large with no subs. However, from 100 to 300 hz there is...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-26-2016, 03:17 PM
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Posted By carp
Does anyone know how 6-7K compares to the Epson...

Does anyone know how 6-7K compares to the Epson 3500? I currently have the 3500 and love it for the brightness but obviously the black levels aren't like the 5030. If the new Epson combines the...
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