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Forum: Blu-ray Players   04-29-2012, 02:30 PM
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Posted By Stuggs
Thanks Jon. I am leaning to have a good center...

Thanks Jon. I am leaning to have a good center channel speaker for movies since most of the audio is dialogue. The other option I'm toying with is a Krell integrated to rive my Martin Logan speakers...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   04-29-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 11,258
Views: 1,383,960
Posted By Stuggs
Regarding the 93 vs 95 discussion: I too bought...

Regarding the 93 vs 95 discussion: I too bought the 95 for the great DACs as I was looking for something that could act as a music server for hi-Def audio. I was looing to buy a new DAC and when I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   04-19-2012, 08:14 AM
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Views: 1,383,960
Posted By Stuggs
I recently acquired an OPPO-95. Once networked,...

I recently acquired an OPPO-95. Once networked, I noticed that I could access my eLyric program (from PS-Audio) from my computer. This allowed me access to all of my music on my computer, including...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-25-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 115,191
Posted By Stuggs
After trying many options with my Samsung, with...

After trying many options with my Samsung, with no success playing the "Human Planet" Blu-Ray, I bought an Oppo-95. The same discs worked fine on the Oppo that failed on the Samsung.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-08-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 115,191
Posted By Stuggs
I tried disabling Anynet to see if that would...

I tried disabling Anynet to see if that would fix the Human Planet problem. No luck. Guess I need to wait for Samsung to fix it. If they don't fix it soon, it might be time to go Oppo.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-31-2012, 03:26 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 115,191
Posted By Stuggs
I recently tried "Human Planet" on my new...

I recently tried "Human Planet" on my new Samsung 6500 and had the same problem with the audio. Every few minutes the audio goes silent. I tried changing cables, audio settings and new versions of...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-15-2005, 04:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,093
Posted By Stuggs
Electrostatics are notoriously difficult to...

Electrostatics are notoriously difficult to drive primarily due to the low impedences at high frequencies. When buying electrostatics be prepared to pay more for amps that drive them properly (in...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-03-2004, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 496
Posted By Stuggs
thebishan, PS Audio equipment is sold in...

thebishan,

PS Audio equipment is sold in brick and mortar stores.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-23-2004, 04:32 PM
Replies: 8,536
Views: 485,522
Posted By Stuggs
TedE Thhanks for the information about the...

TedE

Thhanks for the information about the seemingly widespread HD problem with Comcast. Did they give any timeline on fixing it?

I gradually lost channels as you did - they went in groups,...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-23-2004, 04:30 PM
Replies: 8,536
Views: 485,522
Posted By Stuggs
TedE

TedE
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-22-2004, 03:37 PM
Replies: 8,536
Views: 485,522
Posted By Stuggs
Quote: Stuggs, Having similar problems...

Quote:

Stuggs,

Having similar problems and currently waiting for a Comcast tech to arrive this morning. Are you not getting ANY HD in? Immediately after the switch I was getting INHD, INHD2,...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-21-2004, 04:41 PM
Replies: 8,536
Views: 485,522
Posted By Stuggs
Is antone else having problem with HD channels...

Is antone else having problem with HD channels on Comcast since they remapped in early Sept.? I'm in the 20007 postal code in Wash. and have had no HD signal for some time now and pretty lame...
Forum: Speakers   03-03-2004, 05:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By Stuggs
I've been using Aerius for my mains and an ML...

I've been using Aerius for my mains and an ML cinema for my center channel. I liked the clean sound for music (but the downside is it also reveals technically crappy recordings as well)....
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-18-2003, 03:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 256
Posted By Stuggs
I have only had Comcast HD services (in DC) for...

I have only had Comcast HD services (in DC) for a month so far but am very pleased. I find that my viewing generally remains the same as before, as content drives my decisions on what to view more...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   09-26-2003, 01:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 833
Posted By Stuggs
I just returned from viewing a 42we610 at Pro...

I just returned from viewing a 42we610 at Pro Video in Washington. Fortunately, it was placed close to a Samsung hln437w for easy comparison. After changing both from their hot settings (the Sony...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-11-2003, 12:26 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,778
Posted By Stuggs
My understanding of the shutoff problem with the...

My understanding of the shutoff problem with the 49txi is related to the (limited) current output capacity of the receiver. Any drop below 4 ohms could be a problem and is posible at certain...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   12-31-2002, 03:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,690
Posted By Stuggs
My understanding of the intention of this thread...

My understanding of the intention of this thread is to get an accurate signal from the 47a/i, not to shake the furniture. Ron's inputs are designed to accomplish this and I have found them to be...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   12-30-2002, 07:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,690
Posted By Stuggs
Jantzen, When reading your note, it wasn't...

Jantzen,

When reading your note, it wasn't clear to me if you are measuring the SW with an SPL meter or if you are judging the quality of bass by your ear. Could you please clarify?

Ron,
I'm...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   12-28-2002, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 168
Posted By Stuggs
Check the latest from Ron. The problem with the...

Check the latest from Ron. The problem with the 47ai appears to be its test tune and not the player itself. This is solved by using a DVD designed to help with setups like Video Essentials, the...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   12-28-2002, 01:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,825
Posted By Stuggs
Thanks again Ron for all that hard work. I...

Thanks again Ron for all that hard work. I dusted off my old Video Essentials DVD and had the same results - the LFE was fine with the 47ai test tone and way over the top using the VE signal - so...
Forum: Speakers   12-28-2002, 08:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 212
Posted By Stuggs
For home theatre the three front channels are by...

For home theatre the three front channels are by far the most important as it covers dialogue. The information contained in these three channels far exceeds the remaining ones as the rears and...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   12-27-2002, 02:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 232
Posted By Stuggs
I just got a 47ai last week for roughly $700...

I just got a 47ai last week for roughly $700 including shipping - would highly recommend it over the used 47a at $530.

The DV-47ai is superb on video and great on audio. There are better...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   12-27-2002, 02:36 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,825
Posted By Stuggs
Thanks for the alert (I had followed this...

Thanks for the alert (I had followed this approach earlier and it worked like a charm). Also thanks for noting that this issue had been addressed at the Home Thater Forum as early as October (it was...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   12-27-2002, 02:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 755
Posted By Stuggs
As I've found out this past week, this is a...

As I've found out this past week, this is a common problem with the Pioneer Elite DVD players - its not just you. Yiu can find lots of information in other threads here and an even richer thread in...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   12-27-2002, 06:31 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,825
Posted By Stuggs
I have nothing to add to Ron's note except to...

I have nothing to add to Ron's note except to say tat he's right. I've spent much more time than I expected I'd need to set this up properly. The key is: get your SPL meter ready, set the speakers...
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