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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-08-2016, 07:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 40
Posted By eljaycanuck
Since it sounds like space is at a premium, you...

Since it sounds like space is at a premium, you might want to pony up a bit more money and get the SVS SB-1000 (http://www.svsound.com/products/sb-1000) for $500, shipped. SVS offers free return...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-08-2016, 12:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 152
Posted By eljaycanuck
I was initially a bit daunted by speakON, but it...

I was initially a bit daunted by speakON, but it turned out to be pretty straightforward to work with. I also use 12ga. wire and connected to the +1/-1 poles on four-pole connectors.
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   02-08-2016, 12:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 113
Posted By eljaycanuck
Google is your friend: - hi resolution audio...

Google is your friend:
- hi resolution audio (https://www.google.ca/?gws_rd=ssl#q=hi+resolution+audio)
- hi resolution audio players...
Forum: Speakers   02-08-2016, 11:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 56
Posted By eljaycanuck
Try both of them, keep the one that sounds best...

Try both of them, keep the one that sounds best to you. :)
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   02-08-2016, 11:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 113
Posted By eljaycanuck
SACD sound good. So does Blu-ray audio. Players...

SACD sound good. So does Blu-ray audio. Players that handle both types of discs aren't expensive - IIRC, my Sony BDP-S6200 cost ~$140 (CDN).
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-08-2016, 09:21 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,859
Posted By eljaycanuck
My wife and I enjoyed the first episode enough to...

My wife and I enjoyed the first episode enough to watch the next one.


Only to people with weak minds...I mean, spirits. :)
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   02-08-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 203
Posted By eljaycanuck
I currently have FP in my HT, but if a well-rated...

I currently have FP in my HT, but if a well-rated 100" TV were to be available for roughly the same price as a new projector when my current one dies, I would seriously consider switching.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-07-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 233
Posted By eljaycanuck
Sorry, I'll answer them now: I don't. I...

Sorry, I'll answer them now:
I don't.

I don't.

The point of my previous post wasn't very clear, so I'll try again: The subs may be nice, but if they're priced more than a Dayton SUB-1200...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-07-2016, 07:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 233
Posted By eljaycanuck
According to the owner's manuals: NS-SW300 ...

According to the owner's manuals:

NS-SW300
- 10" driver
- 250W "(100 Hz, 5 ohms, 10% THD)" amp
- 20-160Hz +/-?dB

YST-SW315
- 10" driver
- 250W "(100 Hz, 5 ohms, 10% THD)" amp
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-06-2016, 08:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 124
Posted By eljaycanuck
Left or right or both - the owner's manual will...

Left or right or both - the owner's manual will tell you.

The highest setting. That x-over is a low-pass filter (LPF) / high-cut filter. It passes to the amplifier all content below whatever...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-06-2016, 07:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 124
Posted By eljaycanuck
The LFE (low-frequency effects) channel is the...

The LFE (low-frequency effects) channel is the 0.1 part of a 5.1, 6.1, etc., audio stream. It contains dedicated low-frequency audio from 0-120Hz. The SUB output(s) on your AVR send...
- all LFE...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-05-2016, 02:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 132
Posted By eljaycanuck
- There are LOTS of options. - Your room's not...

- There are LOTS of options.
- Your room's not very large, so a couple of good-quality sealed subs would work very well in there.
- What's your budget?
- Is the room sealed or open to other...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-05-2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 106
Posted By eljaycanuck
Singles: SVS PB-1000 ($500, shipped) and RBH I-12...

Singles: SVS PB-1000 ($500, shipped) and RBH I-12 (which retails for $500 but reportedly can be had for less).

Duals: Klipsch Sub-12 (when on sale for under $250/ea.)

-- Edit --
Assuming...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-05-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 106
Posted By eljaycanuck
Try it out and see. If you find it lacking,...

Try it out and see. If you find it lacking, what's your budget for a replacement?

Something in the ~$500-$800 range would be ideal in a room the size of yours, and would provide significantly...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-05-2016, 09:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By eljaycanuck
^ +1 to that.

^ +1 to that.
Forum: Speakers   02-05-2016, 05:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 152
Posted By eljaycanuck
I guess the Dear Adolf models never really took...

I guess the Dear Adolf models never really took off... ;)
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-05-2016, 05:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 96
Posted By eljaycanuck
By following the OPTION #1...

By following the OPTION #1 (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1) connection instructions on page 7 of the owner's manual.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-04-2016, 01:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 492
Posted By eljaycanuck
IMO, flip a coin and end up with a really great...

IMO, flip a coin and end up with a really great AVR either way. :)

FWIW: I went from a Marantz SR6003 to a Denon AVR-X4000 and I found both AVRs to be equally good with both movies and music.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-04-2016, 12:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 200
Posted By eljaycanuck
The KW-100. While it's plausible that the other...

The KW-100. While it's plausible that the other two - the BassMatrix and the SW-110, both ~200W subs - might extend to just below 30Hz at higher levels of output (louder volume levels), it's...
Forum: Screens   02-04-2016, 10:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 144
Posted By eljaycanuck
In case these help: - What is Your Viewing...

In case these help:
- What is Your Viewing Distance Relative to Screen Height? (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/92-community-news-polls/2041434-what-your-viewing-distance-relative-screen-height.html)...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-04-2016, 09:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 200
Posted By eljaycanuck
canuckaudiomart.com? It's a good site to buy...

canuckaudiomart.com? It's a good site to buy from.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-04-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 200
Posted By eljaycanuck
Not sure about basshead81's link - it's for a...

Not sure about basshead81's link - it's for a Texas-based company and the price is in USD, which shipping + exchange will drive way up - but you won't find a new Sub-12 locally (Ottawa) or on-line...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-04-2016, 09:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 200
Posted By eljaycanuck
I highly doubt we'll be seeing the Sub-12 for...

I highly doubt we'll be seeing the Sub-12 for $199 up here any time soon... ;)
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-04-2016, 08:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 200
Posted By eljaycanuck
The Velodyne might be the better sub, but I don't...

The Velodyne might be the better sub, but I don't know that for sure. And while auditioning has its limitations (different environments, differently calibrated set-ups, etc.), IMO the best you can...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-04-2016, 08:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 200
Posted By eljaycanuck
Hey, local guy! :) Yeah, being in Canada sure...

Hey, local guy! :) Yeah, being in Canada sure does limit our options. If the dollar were stronger, I'd say don't bother with either of those and get something from the States. But it's not, so I...
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