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Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 201
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Posted By cel4145
Now it all makes sense why you aren't that...

Now it all makes sense why you aren't that interested in big subs with low bass extension, good surround speakers, and timbre matched center channels. You are one of those 2 channel music people ;) :)
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 06:32 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 484
Posted By cel4145
There's a very old review of the PSW505 at...

There's a very old review of the PSW505 at Secrets of Home Theater and High Fidelity by Ed Mullen, founder of SVS: http://hometheaterhifi.com/volume_12_2/polk-psw-505-subwoofer-4-2005.html. Ed found...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 03:15 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 484
Posted By cel4145
That's a decent price on the PL-200. Definitely...

That's a decent price on the PL-200. Definitely worth shooting for.
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 02:56 PM
Replies: 5,269
Views: 178,706
Posted By cel4145
That's good to hear. But makes my decision...

That's good to hear. But makes my decision tougher. Fortunately, won't have the funds for a while. Bought too much audio equipment this summer :)
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 02:49 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 484
Posted By cel4145
Get the PSW505. There's no reason to pay more for...

Get the PSW505. There's no reason to pay more for the F12.

Or hold off. Wait until you can afford something even better :)
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 12:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 319
Posted By cel4145
There are metal stands that can be filled with...

There are metal stands that can be filled with sand. More stable than many towers would be. For example,

http://www.cymax.com/VTI-RF-Series-Speaker-Stands.htm?oid=46
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 12:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 101
Posted By cel4145
I'd go with the LSR 308. There is a trim switch...

I'd go with the LSR 308. There is a trim switch on the back for the highs that you can use to reduce them a little, and one for low end that you can boost a little.

Plus, if the speakers were in...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 12:17 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 484
Posted By cel4145
People used to argue a lot in the AVS subwoofer...

People used to argue a lot in the AVS subwoofer forum over which is better: the PSW505 or BIC F12. Which is a pretty good sign neither is better. Get the one that is cheaper or that you like better...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 12:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 319
Posted By cel4145
Good question. You have kickass subs. Since...

Good question. You have kickass subs.

Since you were interested in the Sierras, get the Sierra 1s for left/right and the Sierra Horizon for center. Then you just need a couple of stands.
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   07-29-2016, 12:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 546
Posted By cel4145
I have the SVS SB-1000. Good sub for the money...

I have the SVS SB-1000. Good sub for the money and would be awesome for a desktop setup.

SVS speakers are pretty good products. You would need an amplifier of some kind for them. An inexpensive...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 108
Posted By cel4145
Yes. The Polk RTi series would generally be...

Yes. The Polk RTi series would generally be considered an upgrade over the Pioneers. The Polk T series at BestBuy or Monitor series you can find on the web are equivalent price class series to the...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 09:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 285
Posted By cel4145
I just turn on my receiver when I turn on my TV....

I just turn on my receiver when I turn on my TV. Don't see it as a big hassle. So I can't advise you there other than to tell you if you don't have the soundbar installed, I would imagine you'd get...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 08:42 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 4,262
Posted By cel4145
To test the subs for movie watching, look at the...

To test the subs for movie watching, look at the four to five star movies on that list I posted earlier:...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 07:32 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 4,262
Posted By cel4145
If you find them fairly comparable after some A/B...

If you find them fairly comparable after some A/B testing, but different, probably best to spend some time with each calibrated with Audyssey since how they end up sounding with the room eq smoothing...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 07:07 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 700
Posted By cel4145
The 110s are designed to be timbre matched with...

The 110s are designed to be timbre matched with the 210s. Should sound perfectly fine. If you consult the owners thread, you'll find many people are doing exactly the same:...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 07:05 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,040
Posted By cel4145
I have some other hobbies, and there are some...

I have some other hobbies, and there are some excellent reviewers out there.

But yeah. People should be more skeptical of YouTube reviewers. Just because someone has a camera, a mic, is willing...
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2016, 06:43 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 950
Posted By cel4145
Sorry. Got confused and thought you were someone...

Sorry. Got confused and thought you were someone else :o
Forum: Speakers   07-28-2016, 11:17 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 700
Posted By cel4145
PSA has bigger subs if your wallet will like it....

PSA has bigger subs if your wallet will like it. :)
Forum: Speakers   07-28-2016, 11:09 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 700
Posted By cel4145
Since you could always move the 110 to surround...

Since you could always move the 110 to surround duty with your next purchase, start with them. See what you think.

As for a sub, since you have such a big space, big sub would be nice. I would...
Forum: Speakers   07-28-2016, 09:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 171
Posted By cel4145
The difference in power is negligible. It takes...

The difference in power is negligible. It takes double the wattage to get +3db more output in sound. +10db is generally considered a perceived doubling in volume to the listener. So you can see that...
Forum: Speakers   07-28-2016, 09:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 101
Posted By cel4145
That will be a nice setup. I'm sure you will...

That will be a nice setup. I'm sure you will enjoy it.

Now the biggest question is, what will be your WER...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-28-2016, 07:51 PM
Replies: 640
Views: 25,460
Posted By cel4145
Of course they are defensive. It has been...

Of course they are defensive. It has been suggested that there is wrong doing going on. If the shoe was on the other foot, you might feel the same way.
Forum: Speakers   07-28-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 5,269
Views: 178,706
Posted By cel4145
Hey, Hop. I see in your sig you have the Image T5...

Hey, Hop. I see in your sig you have the Image T5 in your living room. While I realize they wouldn't have the composure of the PSAs at higher volumes, especially with movie dynamics, how would you...
Forum: Speakers   07-28-2016, 07:24 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,040
Posted By cel4145
The problem is that many of them do listen to his...

The problem is that many of them do listen to his speaker and/or headphone demos and give a lot of weight to what they hear. I've seen people post about it numerous times here and other forums. I...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-28-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 640
Views: 25,460
Posted By cel4145
Who cares, though? Why does it matter if you are...

Who cares, though? Why does it matter if you are right or wrong? What's the point you are trying to get it? It seems like you are insinuating there is some underhanded wrong doing, based upon what...
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