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Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-06-2016, 01:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 144
Posted By Spanglo
Using an isolation pad can definitely help with...

Using an isolation pad can definitely help with rattles, and eliminating rattles does improve SQ. Not suggesting everyone should go out and buy one, but it can help under certain circumstances.
...
Forum: Speakers   01-23-2016, 05:20 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 857
Posted By Spanglo
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v420/spanglo/IMG...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v420/spanglo/IMG_20160123_130923_zpsjqoj1prk.jpg

Klipsch XB-10 bookshelf speakers
Polk 10" sub
Denon 2113 ci avr
40" LG screen

Before that, I had a 24"...
Forum: PlayStation Area   01-23-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 15,551
Posted By Spanglo
My office gaming setup: ...

My office gaming setup:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v420/spanglo/IMG_20160123_130923_zpsjqoj1prk.jpg

40" LG
Klipsch XB-10 speakers
Polk 10" sub
Denon 2113ci avr
Sennheiser PC 363d...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   01-21-2016, 03:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,556
Posted By Spanglo
Yeah that panel you made looks sweet, with nice...

Yeah that panel you made looks sweet, with nice choice of fabric. Amazing job on those marty's too.

Well a couple of the traps can be seen in the below pic, one with a DIY Grimani 3D diffuser,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-20-2016, 05:19 PM
Replies: 38,044
Views: 1,552,800
Posted By Spanglo
Do us a favor and measure the demo tones at your...

Do us a favor and measure the demo tones at your MLP and report back. Pretty please.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-20-2016, 03:15 PM
Replies: 38,044
Views: 1,552,800
Posted By Spanglo
This is interesting. What's your overhead...

This is interesting.

What's your overhead arrangement?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-19-2016, 12:26 PM
Replies: 38,044
Views: 1,552,800
Posted By Spanglo
The latest 2015 disc.

The latest 2015 disc.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-19-2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 38,044
Views: 1,552,800
Posted By Spanglo
Agreed. But last night I was thrown a curve...

Agreed. But last night I was thrown a curve ball.

Had to do with the demo disc helicopter demo, which didn't sound very good on my system. The RH speakers were noticeably louder than the TF with...
Forum: PlayStation Area   01-19-2016, 02:02 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 4,022
Posted By Spanglo
A video from earlier tonight with the clock...

A video from earlier tonight with the clock winding down:

www.youtube.com/watch?v=hQAV0TRtBng

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XWhe4KWTJAQ
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-18-2016, 11:05 PM
Replies: 2,883
Views: 97,469
Posted By Spanglo
Alrighty then. Well hopefully nobody goes crying...

Alrighty then. Well hopefully nobody goes crying to mods, and withdraw my offer.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-18-2016, 10:41 PM
Replies: 2,883
Views: 97,469
Posted By Spanglo
The clip I have is test tones for .4 overheads. ...

The clip I have is test tones for .4 overheads. And yes, everything sounds good after the adjusting the RH levels. I never noticed a problem with them until the helicopter demo, where the RH were...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-18-2016, 05:37 PM
Replies: 2,883
Views: 97,469
Posted By Spanglo
Audyssey settings = helicopter didn't sound right...

Audyssey settings = helicopter didn't sound right

level matching speakers using avr test tones = helicopter didn't sound right

Level matched overhead speakers using Dolby Demo Disc = helicopter...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-18-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 2,883
Views: 97,469
Posted By Spanglo
That helicopter clip definitely changes tone on...

That helicopter clip definitely changes tone on my system too. Nice and strong playback on my RH, but loses power and sounds distant in the TF speakers.

Got the same result after level matching...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-18-2016, 03:51 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,943
Posted By Spanglo
I tried to put one of my SVS SB12 subs in a 11x11...

I tried to put one of my SVS SB12 subs in a 11x11 room and that was major overkill. The gain was at set at 1% and audyssey was telling me the sub was too hot to eq. I can't imagine a 13 Ultra in a...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-18-2016, 01:40 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 8,627
Posted By Spanglo
Perhaps the Pioneer unit was noisy? A bit of...

Perhaps the Pioneer unit was noisy? A bit of electrical interference would alter the timbre/results in a not so pleasant way.

The high sensitivity of the DR-250 could be a factor... more...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-12-2016, 08:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 524
Posted By Spanglo
Good suggestion. I have 2 cats and 4 subs......

Good suggestion.

I have 2 cats and 4 subs... they claw everything but the subs. Don't worry, cats aren't interested in subs unless it has a fabric grill.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-10-2016, 12:22 PM
Replies: 38,044
Views: 1,552,800
Posted By Spanglo
I recommend measuring the response of the room...

I recommend measuring the response of the room prior to adding treatments. Then you can address specific problem areas (frequencies), identify harmful reflections, modal ringing. Otherwise you risk...
Forum: PlayStation Area   01-10-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 11,600
Views: 195,865
Posted By Spanglo
Not much BF4 action these days. There is a...

Not much BF4 action these days. There is a reddit EU group that plays regulary, and I usually join in on Sundays around 11am pacific time. Don't think I can make it on today tho.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-09-2016, 01:17 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 783
Posted By Spanglo
Been using Unraid since 2009 for backup and media...

Been using Unraid since 2009 for backup and media server duties. Stable OS... has run without hiccup the whole time. Lots of drive swapping, had a mobo die, a few of hdd failures, but fortunately...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-04-2016, 06:16 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,810
Posted By Spanglo
I see the problem from a different perspective......

I see the problem from a different perspective... noise sensitive people shouldn't live in a shared living environment.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-04-2016, 01:00 PM
Replies: 38,044
Views: 1,552,800
Posted By Spanglo
Even Dolby's own Atmo demos are mixed that way. ...

Even Dolby's own Atmo demos are mixed that way. The bird flying around the room in the Amaze demo should be well above listener's heads, and not at ear level. Although inaccuracies like that are...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-02-2016, 11:13 AM
Replies: 9,971
Views: 482,663
Posted By Spanglo
When I first got my receiver I wanted FH+TM+RH,...

When I first got my receiver I wanted FH+TM+RH, figured that would be ideal for my room.

You might be surprised how little difference there is in coverage between .4 and .6.

There's a Dolby...
Forum: PlayStation Area   01-01-2016, 03:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 395
Posted By Spanglo
PC Cars is a great game, but DriveClub produced...

PC Cars is a great game, but DriveClub produced the most feels. Had the most fun with the DC challenges. Would be fun to do some private matches in DC.

Didn't bother with The Crew or NFS.
Forum: PlayStation Area   01-01-2016, 03:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 696
Posted By Spanglo
BF4 Rocket League The Golf Game Battlefront...

BF4
Rocket League
The Golf Game
Battlefront
Driveclub

I wish I had more time to play those titles. Can't get enough of those games.

GTA & Last of Us - got so much enjoyment out of 'em, best...
Forum: Speakers   12-31-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 560
Posted By Spanglo
I understand what saying about the audio being...

I understand what saying about the audio being squished into the center, and I'll check out that Adele track tonight, thanks for that example.

There is a Center Spread option avail, which I think...
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