AVS | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!


Showing results 1 to 25 of 1248
Search took 0.92 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Kensmith48
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-21-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 17,028
Posted By Kensmith48
I saw this movie on an Imax screen when it 1st...

I saw this movie on an Imax screen when it 1st came out. I was ready to leave after 2hrs. I never want to sit through this again.
Forum: Speakers   01-11-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 8,223
Posted By Kensmith48
Like: Def. Tech. Revel Paradigm Tekton...

Like:
Def. Tech.
Revel
Paradigm
Tekton Design


Dislike:
Bose
Tekton Design--customer service
Forum: Speakers   12-28-2014, 05:10 AM
Replies: 2,102
Views: 158,343
Posted By Kensmith48
I haven't been on his web site for awhile but I...

I haven't been on his web site for awhile but I remember seeing 8" drivers. Maybe he went back to 10".
Forum: Speakers   12-27-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 2,102
Views: 158,343
Posted By Kensmith48
I believe the speaker grills for the speakers...

I believe the speaker grills for the speakers with no holes were foam grills that attached with Velcro.I had trouble getting grills from Eric also. I called him and argued that he couldn't be trusted...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-08-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 43,861
Views: 3,744,445
Posted By Kensmith48
I recently purchased a MS Surface Pro 3 w/...

I recently purchased a MS Surface Pro 3 w/ Windows 8. I tried to see if it would work with ARC for my D2v. I got it to work and the charts have a better look but the output was only 65hz. on average....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-06-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 16,837
Views: 1,299,826
Posted By Kensmith48
Since I rearranged the room I needed to use a...

Since I rearranged the room I needed to use a different sub cable. I have a plastic tub full of cables. Turned out the one I picked was bad. I used an ohm meter to figure it out.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-05-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 16,837
Views: 1,299,826
Posted By Kensmith48
It took some time and testing but I finally got...

It took some time and testing but I finally got the sub and speakers to work. I e-mailed Anthem & SVS subs and between the 2 of them I got everything working. Thanks for the suggestions on AVS also....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-03-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 16,837
Views: 1,299,826
Posted By Kensmith48
It looks like it might be something wrong with...

It looks like it might be something wrong with the MRX500. In the Anthem menu it says the sub is on (highlighted) but the word subwoofer isn't. Seems like the sub channel is bad. I think I'll contact...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-01-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 16,837
Views: 1,299,826
Posted By Kensmith48
I haven't ran arc yet because I can't get the sub...

I haven't ran arc yet because I can't get the sub to work. I checked the settings and all the speakers are set to small, 80hz, and I went back to bitstream. All of the speakers work, except for the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-30-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 16,837
Views: 1,299,826
Posted By Kensmith48
I plan on doing more checking on the menu...

I plan on doing more checking on the menu settings. I also plan on re-running arc since I changed the room around (moved furniture).


Thanks for the suggestions


Ken
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-30-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 16,837
Views: 1,299,826
Posted By Kensmith48
I checked the dvd settings and it was set to...

I checked the dvd settings and it was set to LPCM. I tried a few other settings and still couldn't get 5.1. I set the Anthem 500 back to default settings and now I have the 5 speakers working. I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-30-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 16,837
Views: 1,299,826
Posted By Kensmith48
I'm having a problem getting 5.1 to work on my...

I'm having a problem getting 5.1 to work on my MRX 500. All I get is PCM 2.0. I've tried using the AIX calibration disc to see if the surrounds and sub are kicking in, but only the fronts & center...
Forum: Headphones   11-15-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 242
Posted By Kensmith48
You probably could have taken the earpiece apart...

You probably could have taken the earpiece apart and fixed a simple short. As for the smell you could use an alcohol wipe. I work around chemicals and use a respirator & goggles and we use alcohol...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   11-08-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 596
Views: 17,028
Posted By Kensmith48
Saw this yesterday on an IMAX screen W/ Dolby...

Saw this yesterday on an IMAX screen W/ Dolby Atmos. I was impressed with Atmos, but that's about it. The sound was so loud I couldn't hear the dialogue in a lot of scenes. The movie was also too...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-17-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 43,861
Views: 3,744,445
Posted By Kensmith48
Thanks for the info. I think I'll keep using my...

Thanks for the info. I think I'll keep using my old Gateway laptop with Vista until Anthem makes the upgrade.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-16-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 43,861
Views: 3,744,445
Posted By Kensmith48
I recently purchased a Microsoft Surface Pro 3 w/...

I recently purchased a Microsoft Surface Pro 3 w/ Windows 8. Does ARC on a D2v support this yet? I see at the Anthem website that Windows 7 is supported. Anyone have info on Windows 8 being supported...
Forum: Speakers   10-05-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By Kensmith48
Under the "Dedicated Theater Design" there is a...

Under the "Dedicated Theater Design" there is a sticky devoted to Acoustics. You might get more answers there.
I have the same panels but I used the wall clips to put mine on the ceiling. The best...
Forum: Xbox Area   08-09-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 4,765
Views: 398,714
Posted By Kensmith48
Thought I'd post an update about the Best Buy...

Thought I'd post an update about the Best Buy deal. I went to my local store and they didn't know anything about it. They couldn't locate the ad etc. So I went to another store 15 miles away. They...
Forum: Xbox Area   08-03-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 4,765
Views: 398,714
Posted By Kensmith48
Best Buy has a deal until 8/9. Trade in a working...

Best Buy has a deal until 8/9. Trade in a working 360 and get $50.00 off an Xbox 1. Trade in a working 360 with 250gb and get $100.00 of an Xbox 1.
I have a working original 360 that I purchased on...
Forum: CD Players & Dedicated Music Transports   07-28-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 412
Posted By Kensmith48
Thanks, I already have both but neither one...

Thanks,
I already have both but neither one states why to go with the longer screws.
Forum: CD Players & Dedicated Music Transports   07-26-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 412
Posted By Kensmith48
Dual 1229Q TT Stylus Alignment

I have this TT from the 70's. Fixed it up and used the plastic box that came with it to align the cart./ stylus. I don't think I ever used the box before, but according to how it's supposed to be set...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-20-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 10,489
Posted By Kensmith48
Why do people keep buying GM vehicles?

Why do people keep buying GM vehicles?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-30-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 134
Posted By Kensmith48
Terry, My vote goes to Anthem. I have a D2v...

Terry,
My vote goes to Anthem. I have a D2v and a 510. Whenever I had a problem AVS forum was always the place to go for simple solutions. The people at Anthem are great in helping resolve...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-12-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 208
Posted By Kensmith48
You might want to post on the Official D2 D2v...

You might want to post on the Official D2 D2v ARC Tweaking Guide. You will get more response. Right now it's on pg. 2 of this forum.
Forum: Xbox Area   01-26-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,322
Posted By Kensmith48
Thanks for saving me some $$$. I'm looking for a...

Thanks for saving me some $$$. I'm looking for a reason to get an Xbox 1 but so far the games aren't there. I thought Tomb Raider might be a place to start at. I've already played thru the game on...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1248

 
Forum Jump: