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Forum: Speakers   04-25-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 6
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Posted By wtxgringo
I too started out with the Monitor series, had 2...

I too started out with the Monitor series, had 2 for fronts, M40s for wides & another pair of M70s as surrounds & I enjoyed them for over a year til I kept eyeing the RTiA series in cherry & just...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-22-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 10,286
Views: 774,322
Posted By wtxgringo
Well, after giving my 818 a static ip addr I'm...

Well, after giving my 818 a static ip addr I'm still having connection issues so I reenabled dhcp & unplugged the unit & I can use vtuner dlna once again. My tv & bluray player are all connected to...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-20-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 10,286
Views: 774,322
Posted By wtxgringo
Indeed it does. When I set my A7s to Full Band,...

Indeed it does. When I set my A7s to Full Band, all the bass goes to their subwoofers.
Forum: Speakers   04-07-2015, 04:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 138
Posted By wtxgringo
So true LOL, same in west Tx! The Dish guy when...

So true LOL, same in west Tx! The Dish guy when changing out my box years ago noticed I had a Marantz bdp, he said "I didn't know they made those." Do tell Ha! :rolleyes:
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-29-2015, 05:13 AM
Replies: 10,286
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Posted By wtxgringo
Gonna wait a while for that. Did turn off DHCP in...

Gonna wait a while for that. Did turn off DHCP in Network & set a static IP & it fired up right away this morn. We'll see lol.:rolleyes:
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-28-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 10,286
Views: 774,322
Posted By wtxgringo
Earlier this week, after watching tv couple...

Earlier this week, after watching tv couple hours, decided to listen to streaming music via the NET function, when I pressed that button on the remote, nothing happened. Said NET on the front panel...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-26-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 66
Posted By wtxgringo
My computer is hardwired to the modem & then I...

My computer is hardwired to the modem & then I use a wifi hub with wps to connect my tv's internet, avr, bdp & Dish box. It's just my Galaxy S3 that I listen to internet radio when I'm out in the...
Forum: Speakers   03-26-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 40,509
Views: 1,987,751
Posted By wtxgringo
The power strip is a cool idea. Thx. Also found...

The power strip is a cool idea. Thx. Also found this at the Emotiva Lounge:
http://emotivalounge.proboards.com/thread/30964/using-trigger-onkyo-818
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 10,286
Views: 774,322
Posted By wtxgringo
Am thinking of getting an Emotiva XPA-200 &...

Am thinking of getting an Emotiva XPA-200 & connect a trigger cable to it, I've outlined what plug I think it is on the back of the 818 but not sure.

Ah, well, after doing some research, the...
Forum: Speakers   03-26-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 40,509
Views: 1,987,751
Posted By wtxgringo
[QUOTE=Geoff4RFC;32919385]You're welcome! That...

[QUOTE=Geoff4RFC;32919385]You're welcome! That will be $1386.99 please and thank you :D


Oh yeah, to address your amp comment; since your AVR is driving two sets of towers along with the rest,...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-26-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 66
Posted By wtxgringo
Broadband range extender

Does anyone use one? I have cable broadband & it's supposed to transmit up to 40' from the modem, but when I'm outside doing whatever, signal drops around 20-25'! Called the tech support, no clue &...
Forum: Speakers   03-26-2015, 05:19 AM
Replies: 40,509
Views: 1,987,751
Posted By wtxgringo
After rerunning Audyssey, listened to several cds...

After rerunning Audyssey, listened to several cds that I know well & opted to return the manual eq on the 818 back to 0 db & tried the pieces with the treble at stock 0, +2 & +4 & all I can say, for...
Forum: Speakers   03-25-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 40,509
Views: 1,987,751
Posted By wtxgringo
I would've loved to advance to the L series but...

I would've loved to advance to the L series but they were waaaay out of my budget range! I'm perfectly happy with what I have & can afford lol. As for comparing the 5s & 7s separately in 2 ch mode,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-25-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,454
Posted By wtxgringo
Hire an electrician to do his thang & go from...

Hire an electrician to do his thang & go from there.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-25-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,454
Posted By wtxgringo
It's going to be hard to prove the tech did...

It's going to be hard to prove the tech did anything wrong unless you have an expert witness to testify on your behalf that something was wrong with the cable box or the cable coming into the house...
Forum: Speakers   03-25-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 40,509
Views: 1,987,751
Posted By wtxgringo
Have another ? for you guys, while moving the 7s...

Have another ? for you guys, while moving the 7s & the wide 5s they got moved a couple inches forward & the 7s are now ~13" from the wall & the 5s are ~8". Should I move them back closer to the wall...
Forum: Speakers   03-25-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 40,509
Views: 1,987,751
Posted By wtxgringo
While the 7s do put out bass even with a sub,...

While the 7s do put out bass even with a sub, it's purely asthetics for me. Like the look of em. Are they better than they 5s? Perhaps when it comes to turning up the volume & I do like the 7s for 2...
Forum: Speakers   03-24-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 40,509
Views: 1,987,751
Posted By wtxgringo
Thx chi_guy50! I thought I'd be doing more...

Thx chi_guy50! I thought I'd be doing more listening to 2 ch music so wanted the woofers with the A7s but as it turn out, I prefer 7 ch listening with the orchestra mode on my avr. The 7s put out...
Forum: Speakers   03-24-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 40,509
Views: 1,987,751
Posted By wtxgringo
Ok, I can do that lol. Have to rerun Audyssey too...

Ok, I can do that lol. Have to rerun Audyssey too but who knows? :p Like this? It does broaden the sound stage!! Still need to rerun Audyssey tho.:eek:
Forum: Speakers   03-24-2015, 05:15 AM
Replies: 40,509
Views: 1,987,751
Posted By wtxgringo
I've had my A7s lil over a year now, great...

I've had my A7s lil over a year now, great speakers. I don't have mine toed in as my mlp is directly in center front of the tv & speakers. Ideal for me was to place them on either side of the...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-22-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 141
Posted By wtxgringo
Was using Tversity free for my dlna streaming to...

Was using Tversity free for my dlna streaming to my 818 & for the most part, it was ok but time to time would drop the stream & revert back to connect to server & I'd stop what I was doing & click...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-22-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 197,442
Posted By wtxgringo
My 818 is just now a year old, bought nib....

My 818 is just now a year old, bought nib. Yesterday the NET function wouldn't work, so unplugged it for a while, plugged it back in, worked fine. Watched tv all day, turned it off. This morning,...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-16-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 23
Posted By wtxgringo
SOLVED! Had to call broadband provider once more...

SOLVED! Had to call broadband provider once more to be sure wps enabled on modem, sure enuff, wasn't & then there's lock icon button they also needed to click. Geez LOL.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-16-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 23
Posted By wtxgringo
IOGEAR GWU647 prob

Have been using this wi-fi hub to connect my avr bdp tv etc thru wifi to my cable modem without issue til today when they changed out the modem & when I press the wps button on the iogear, it blinks...
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-16-2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 627
Posted By wtxgringo
When he went to the bathroom the last minutes of...

When he went to the bathroom the last minutes of the show, his mike was live & the conversation he had with himself tells much. Think the guy has a split personality & basically admitted to killing...
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