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Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-18-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 23,362
Posted By Archaea
My wife and I watched the new Captain America...

My wife and I watched the new Captain America movie tonight. It has a lot of enjoyable long bass scenes. My wife looked over at me at one point during a bass heavy scene and said is that why we are...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   09-18-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 365
Posted By Archaea
Check out my old thread a comparison of three...

Check out my old thread a comparison of three transducers.

I had the same concern with the buttkicker minis (one per seat)

My recommendations:

Turn the gain on your polk sub up and rerun...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-17-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 23,362
Posted By Archaea
Transducers are sure better than nothing and I...

Transducers are sure better than nothing and I like them quite a bit. They are somewhat difficult to get them to feel 100% legitimate. Still fun regardless. Most of my guests never even knew I had...
Forum: Speakers   09-17-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 23,415
Views: 1,017,900
Posted By Archaea
Why is your AVR shutting down if you are running...

Why is your AVR shutting down if you are running them off an iNuke?
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-17-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 7,054
Posted By Archaea
I like the grills Doug. Your room is sharp. ...

I like the grills Doug.

Your room is sharp.

I'm going to nominate you for HTotM
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   09-17-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,730
Posted By Archaea
I didn't think two SVS PB13 ultras had the umpf I...

I didn't think two SVS PB13 ultras had the umpf I wanted either, and it wasn't a setup issue for me. You may find you need a pair of more capable subs because, quite simply, your expectations and...
Forum: Speakers   09-17-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 23,415
Views: 1,017,900
Posted By Archaea
Post 455 Denon 4520ci to iNuke 6000 dsp hum...

Post 455

Denon 4520ci to iNuke 6000 dsp hum fix

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/15-general-home-theater-media-game-rooms/1525397-archaea-s-multi-purpose-home-theater-room-16.html#post27432842
Forum: Speakers   09-17-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 23,415
Views: 1,017,900
Posted By Archaea
Hum is better than hiss. Hum is usually 60hz...

Hum is better than hiss. Hum is usually 60hz ground related.

My hum was bad on my iNukes. After the grounding trick no more hum at all.
Forum: Speakers   09-17-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 23,415
Views: 1,017,900
Posted By Archaea
Reef, Unhook everything input from the...

Reef,

Unhook everything input from the inukes. See if there is still hiss or hum. If so then it is the amp noise floor. If not, then you have a signal cable or ground issue. You have the...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   09-17-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,183
Posted By Archaea
1000 bucks for frequency plots? Trying to...

1000 bucks for frequency plots?

Trying to pay for the measuring equipment so you can take some plots are you?

Hint:
Omnimic is only $300 and the value it would provide in giving you any street...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-17-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 9,758
Views: 594,376
Posted By Archaea
Most likely probability is your speakers have a...

Most likely probability is your speakers have a positive trim on each channel level. Take 18 (max) minus your highest trim channel level and that is your new max. So if you had a channel trim level...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-17-2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By Archaea
I can tell you with certainty that the Dayton...

I can tell you with certainty that the Dayton Audio UM18-22 bolt pattern is exactly the same as the LMS 5400. I put eight of the Ultimax drivers in eight sealed boxes, that were CNC purpose buit for...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-15-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 23,362
Posted By Archaea
Ha Eight sealed 18' beat two 18' ported. ...

Ha

Eight sealed 18' beat two 18' ported. Everybody assured me I'd think the same and then when I did, it is a surrprise?

;)



I'm quite confident two ported beat four sealed, eight...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-14-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,189
Posted By Archaea
Mmmmmmmm

Mmmmmmmm
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-14-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 9,758
Views: 594,376
Posted By Archaea
Big frownie face emoticon here. Lose the...

Big frownie face emoticon here.

Lose the entitlement attitude. All they'd need to do is replace it with another 4520 if yours came damaged -- or refund your money. They owe you nothing else. Why...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   09-14-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 3,588
Views: 283,798
Posted By Archaea
Winchy, You can change the position of the...

Winchy,

You can change the position of the pj transparent menu as a option in the pj menu to put it back on the screen centered.
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-12-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 7,054
Posted By Archaea
Your room looks so good my wife said I could make...

Your room looks so good my wife said I could make our living room look like that and it wouldn't bother her. She's one who doesn't care about sound or speakers at all, so her statement means your...
Forum: Speakers   09-12-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 23,415
Views: 1,017,900
Posted By Archaea
Really my decision was based on the hope that now...

Really my decision was based on the hope that now carp won't try to force me to listen to crap metal music when he comes over to my house. ;)
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-12-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 23,362
Posted By Archaea
In place

In place
Forum: Speakers   09-12-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 23,415
Views: 1,017,900
Posted By Archaea
I was! This change is no intended slight against...

I was! This change is no intended slight against JTR products, and I've never said the Mackie are better or even equal.

But, I realized through blind testing at volumes I use and material I like...
Forum: Speakers   09-12-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 23,415
Views: 1,017,900
Posted By Archaea
yes, lower crossover to mate to ghorns at 50 or...

yes, lower crossover to mate to ghorns at 50 or 60hz is the interest - - if I go that route.

I'm also considering - simply using the Mackies for cinema, and playing with different options for...
Forum: Speakers   09-12-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 23,415
Views: 1,017,900
Posted By Archaea
Mackie for now.

Mackie for now.
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-12-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 23,362
Posted By Archaea
The JTR 228HT are better at reference and above...

The JTR 228HT are better at reference and above volumes. At -5dB in my baffle wall in my room on a blind test with the tracks of my choice I couldn't identify which speaker was which. In the...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-11-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 23,362
Posted By Archaea
Nothing specifically - but probably money...

Nothing specifically - but probably money mostly...
Spent more than I should have lately on ATV and home theater stuff.
Forum: Speakers   09-11-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 23,415
Views: 1,017,900
Posted By Archaea
Nothing happened, I didn't even really have...

Nothing happened, I didn't even really have reason to sell. ChldsPlay (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/members/7686660-chldsplay.html) recently demoed my theater, what about a month ago? Liked what...
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