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Forum: Speakers   07-25-2016, 08:52 AM
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Posted By doublewing11
Watched one of the best Atmos productions so far...

Watched one of the best Atmos productions so far in the Norwegian Film "The Wave" last night..............................

Reproduction of the Tsumami coming down the fjord was nothing short of...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   07-23-2016, 03:11 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,336
Posted By doublewing11
One of the most realistic and best sounding Atmos...

One of the most realistic and best sounding Atmos tracks I've heard to date is from the Norwegian film "The Wave".

Definite winner and needs a review! ;):D
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-23-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By doublewing11
I completely agree with this...

I completely agree with this statement............................after much experimentation, measuring etc. there is much more to Atmos than slapping speakers on the ceiling.

So many factors to...
Forum: Speakers   07-22-2016, 05:58 PM
Replies: 8,138
Views: 543,920
Posted By doublewing11
Welcome back Paul! A lot has happened in...

Welcome back Paul!

A lot has happened in your absence from Triad............................you MUST hop on your bike and pedal to Portland to hear for yourself the Triad Cinema Reference...
Forum: Speakers   07-22-2016, 05:53 PM
Replies: 8,138
Views: 543,920
Posted By doublewing11
I absolutely love Adam Audio...

I absolutely love Adam Audio products................I heard both the Columns and Pencils............EXCELLENT SPEAKERS!

Never heard the Adam Audio GTC 88's but was extremely interested in...
Forum: Speakers   07-22-2016, 05:35 PM
Replies: 1,827
Views: 112,351
Posted By doublewing11
In- ceiling or on-ceiling? I looked at Def Tech,...

In- ceiling or on-ceiling? I looked at Def Tech, Sonance, Speakercraft which all fall into price structure.........won't speak my mind on sound quality or spec measurements.

For price range you...
Forum: Speakers   07-22-2016, 04:53 PM
Replies: 1,827
Views: 112,351
Posted By doublewing11
First, Triad is a GREAT custom speaker...

First, Triad is a GREAT custom speaker manufacturer that uses the very best drivers, crossovers, and cabinet materials. I worked with Triad for over 2 months to design and build a custom Atmos...
Forum: Speakers   07-19-2016, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1,827
Views: 112,351
Posted By doublewing11
Yes, any 6" or greater with dual concentric...

Yes, any 6" or greater with dual concentric drivers will work.
Forum: Speakers   07-19-2016, 11:32 AM
Replies: 8,138
Views: 543,920
Posted By doublewing11
I think by your description, you've already given...

I think by your description, you've already given your preference!;)

The Triad Gold LCR's will give you a wider, fuller sound than the Noeisis 212's. At -5 db's you'll be fine with SPL and...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   07-18-2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 2,023
Views: 76,398
Posted By doublewing11
If Mach 5 builds and sells a 24"...

If Mach 5 builds and sells a 24" driver........I'll buy two.;)

4 UXL's in back and 2-24's in front should be a solid upgrade. :D
Forum: Speakers   07-18-2016, 08:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 106
Posted By doublewing11
Most are designed with open cavity.......but a...

Most are designed with open cavity.......but a word of caution.

High quality in-wall speakers use backer boxes which helps keep sound from getting into adjacent rooms or in the case of ceiling...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-18-2016, 06:26 AM
Replies: 2,819
Views: 146,628
Posted By doublewing11
Have an appointment in August to view the Sony...

Have an appointment in August to view the Sony 5000ES but will wait until after CEDIA for new JVC 4K laser announcement. The JVC is supposed to be half the cost with better contrast....we shall see....
Forum: Speakers   07-18-2016, 06:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 106
Posted By doublewing11
TV's always fight with audio...........best all...

TV's always fight with audio...........best all three speakers LCR at same level or LR at same level with C above/below TV. I had my LCR at same level above TV and is a major compromise since...
Forum: Speakers   07-18-2016, 05:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 377
Posted By doublewing11
Triad in-Wall Gold Monitors! Best sounding...

Triad in-Wall Gold Monitors! Best sounding in-wall I've ever heard. Wanted to use in my dedicated room but didn't.......I'm a little remorsefull........

Uses Scan Speak drivers and that...
Forum: Speakers   07-17-2016, 06:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 863
Posted By doublewing11
Awww.........the infamous TV over fireplace!...

Awww.........the infamous TV over fireplace! :eek:

IMHO, your room calls for in-walls.......

On a positive note......since you are looking at a single couch for Atmos, you should be...
Forum: Speakers   07-17-2016, 09:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 863
Posted By doublewing11
What's your room size in 3-dimensions? Room open...

What's your room size in 3-dimensions? Room open to rest of house?

What are your listening habits i.e. listening level, seating distance etc.

Much more info needed. Before you buy anything,...
Forum: Speakers   07-17-2016, 08:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 80
Posted By doublewing11
I've read nothing but good things about James...

I've read nothing but good things about James Loudspeakers and have heard a few models myself.......been 3-4 years since audition and was impressed.

I use Triad Silver LCR's for surrounds and am...
Forum: Speakers   07-16-2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1,827
Views: 112,351
Posted By doublewing11
The problem with low ceilings is hotspotting and...

The problem with low ceilings is hotspotting and wide FR to cover multiple seating arrangements. Single source coaxials with wide dispersion i.e. greater than 90 degrees or conical are best.

The...
Forum: Screens   07-16-2016, 10:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 500
Posted By doublewing11
Like I said, at 20% is negligable........and...

Like I said, at 20% is negligable........and depending on measuring tools you're using maybe less?

I'm using a Sony 1100ES and from my experimentation decided to stick with ENK4 material since I...
Forum: Screens   07-14-2016, 06:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 500
Posted By doublewing11
When I launched pneumatic oil onto my En4k...

When I launched pneumatic oil onto my En4k material about a year ago, decided to look into changing out screen material. Checked out Severtson SAT4k material in my room and decided to stick with...
Forum: Speakers   07-14-2016, 05:49 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,114
Posted By doublewing11
If you want sound quality along with high SPL...

If you want sound quality along with high SPL without the fatigue of compression drivers, you need to look into speakers with ATM tweeters i.e. Quested, Alcons, Triad Cinema Reference or Adam Audio...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-13-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 769
Posted By doublewing11
To simplify most of the posts here with solid...

To simplify most of the posts here with solid info......

I have always used rule of thumb........take speaker rms and match amp that doubles in whatever impedance.

I use an amp capable of 430+...
Forum: Speakers   07-12-2016, 01:28 PM
Replies: 1,827
Views: 112,351
Posted By doublewing11
You chose wisely...... For ceilings less...

You chose wisely......

For ceilings less than 9 ft and multiple seat configurations 99% of available speakers won't work to maximize Atmos due to room specific geometries. Very few speakers...
Forum: Speakers   07-09-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 1,827
Views: 112,351
Posted By doublewing11
I think I mentioned before......but if not, here...

I think I mentioned before......but if not, here is my take. I have the Polk RC80i's in my living area and they were used as a cheap alternative for everyday TV use so I'm well aware of their sound...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   07-09-2016, 03:23 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 4,656
Posted By doublewing11
After reading all the hoopla on how good the JVC...

After reading all the hoopla on how good the JVC RS600 is, had a chance to see for myself with my travels taking me to Minnesota.

Let me put it this way.....the RS600 is a fine machine and throws...
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