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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-24-2014, 08:15 AM
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Posted By MUDCAT45
You should have said: "I don't want this thread...

You should have said: "I don't want this thread to go sideways into an Atmos discussion the way the technical one did because of me".
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-24-2014, 04:11 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,890
Posted By MUDCAT45
[/B] Fanboyism strikes again. I said...

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Fanboyism strikes again.

I said probably and not positively a reason for dropping Audyssey.

I could never touch your record for derailing.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-23-2014, 11:46 AM
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Posted By MUDCAT45
Onkyo probably had to cut costs to pay for...

Onkyo probably had to cut costs to pay for repairs on all those defective units produced over the years.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-23-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 459
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Posted By MUDCAT45
Sort of like discussing Atmos endlessly in the...

Sort of like discussing Atmos endlessly in the XMC thread.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2014, 05:44 PM
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Posted By MUDCAT45
I can't see an amp as being warm unless it is...

I can't see an amp as being warm unless it is defective or designed poorly. OTH you may find the X4000 to be brighter than the Marantz.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
No one has recommended using test tones to...

No one has recommended using test tones to evaluate speakers (although it might show deficiencies that one was not aware of). Do you think a system can be properly eq'd without tones. Try that with...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
Test tones are frequencies. Since you think...

Test tones are frequencies. Since you think there are vast differences in the sound produced by different amps you should have no problem identifying them in a DB test.

The speaker location and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
I am surprised that you can't hear a difference...

I am surprised that you can't hear a difference in speakers when using a test tone. I am referring to all speakers being the same.

This is from room acoustics and not electronics.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MUDCAT45
You think audio is going backwards. I can't even...

You think audio is going backwards. I can't even find a new rotary dial phone.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
That is because you do not know that only...

That is because you do not know that only expensive equipment sounds good. :D
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
Unless that terrible sounding system is played in...

Unless that terrible sounding system is played in a treated room how do you actually know what is making it terrible?

Do you actually believe that components have more influence on the sound than...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 706
Posted By MUDCAT45
I had a 4520 for about 60 days. I heard...

I had a 4520 for about 60 days. I heard absolutely no difference when connecting it to my 200 watt amp.
If your claim that the 4520 can't reach reference levels without an external amp please...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
Just curious. How does a properly designed amp...

Just curious. How does a properly designed amp increase separation? I could understand the processing unit doing this, but not the amp.
I had a SC1523. I connected it to my 200 watt separate amp...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-19-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 14,941
Posted By MUDCAT45
Excellent. Did you think I was serious?

Excellent. Did you think I was serious?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-19-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
Just a lot more frequent!! When did I...

Just a lot more frequent!!



When did I say that? I only said that the cars mentioned would not be my choice purely for handling.
I actually prefer the 1/4 mile to curves. Less danger of...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-19-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
I can't afford a BMW. Repairs are too...

I can't afford a BMW. Repairs are too expensive.:)





My response was about comfort. For handling my choice would not be BMW, Lexus of MB.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-19-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 14,941
Posted By MUDCAT45
Think this on through. Simply relocate one sub...

Think this on through. Simply relocate one sub to be the same distance as the other. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-19-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
Your ass must be numb to sit on those rock hard...

Your ass must be numb to sit on those rock hard seats.:)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-19-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
I have never been in a MB that is as comfortable...

I have never been in a MB that is as comfortable as a Lexus. This is subjective as you know.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-19-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
A properly designed room is a properly designed...

A properly designed room is a properly designed room. Really should not matter if music or movies are being played.
Sound waves will reflect or absorb regardless of media.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-18-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
There are differences in speakers. Of course,...

There are differences in speakers. Of course, you already knew that.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-18-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
Seems the answer to all my questions is no. You...

Seems the answer to all my questions is no.
You can't make an objective comparison the way you did it.
Different rooms, different speakers, not level matched, different combination of amp and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-18-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
Is it safe to say that all was level matched in...

Is it safe to say that all was level matched in the same room and same speakers that were A/B back and forth. I would also assume you listened to each processor with each amp. Is this correct?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-18-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
When you read the volume setting is the SPL...

When you read the volume setting is the SPL measurement the same with and without the added amp? Or is the SPL level higher at any given AVR volume setting with the added amp?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-18-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 7,689
Posted By MUDCAT45
How did you make the comparison between the...

How did you make the comparison between the D2V/P5 and your Onkyo/Sherbourn?
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