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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-25-2015, 02:30 PM
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Posted By carp
Let me say, we were all VERY impressed with the...

Let me say, we were all VERY impressed with the Submersive. The fact that it could hang with a much larger box and larger drivers was very impressive. During that testing was the only time I've...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-25-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 4,157
Posted By carp
The reason I say this is because a couple years...

The reason I say this is because a couple years ago some friends and I compared a dual opposed Dayton 18 HO sub to one of my then Submersives.
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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-25-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 4,157
Posted By carp
That's how it works when adding subs. Doubling...

That's how it works when adding subs. Doubling subs (and power to the sub of course) gives you 6 db's more output if located close to each other. If you have 2 subs and add a 3rd sub you get 3 db's...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-25-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 20,427
Posted By carp
Haha, nice!! JTR withdrawal is brutal. Love...

Haha, nice!! JTR withdrawal is brutal.

Love that idea, how big of drivers can you fit in the riser? Should be crazy tactile just don't build it too solid like I did mine!
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-25-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 20,427
Posted By carp
I had the vp 150 center also and m2's for rears. ...

I had the vp 150 center also and m2's for rears. I could never get the m60's to sound right for 2 channel. I didn't have as much money to spend on the hobby so I had them for a very long time,...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-25-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 20,427
Posted By carp
I had mine until 2004 when I bought Axiom m60's. ...

I had mine until 2004 when I bought Axiom m60's. They had a lot of output down to the low 30's. Ha, I burnt through a lot of fuses. Can't believe they never died.
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-25-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 20,427
Posted By carp
Ha, yeah you and me both were in love with the...

Ha, yeah you and me both were in love with the Danley at one of Gorilla's GTG and then in our own rooms not quite as much so yes, I agree we have similar ears.

I didn't get to hear Adam's Fusion...
Forum: Speakers   05-25-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 29,471
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Posted By carp
Dirac was frustrating but it was my pc's fault. ...

Dirac was frustrating but it was my pc's fault. Every time I would shut down my system Dirac no longer worked and I had to re-install Dirac to get it to work again. I did play with it enough to...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-25-2015, 06:07 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 20,427
Posted By carp
Thanks guys. Yeah, it would be pretty boring if...

Thanks guys. Yeah, it would be pretty boring if everyone had the same taste in sound. Are you guys going to go active with the 4722's? Sounds like it's worth trying out since it isn't that...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-25-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 20,427
Posted By carp
Haha, that made me laugh!! Hey, no fair I...

Haha, that made me laugh!!

Hey, no fair I can't do that over here. The last time I had a system that could dim the lights was in college in Lincoln when we had a party house in the "hood". We...
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 16,349
Posted By carp
Yep that's it!! :cool:

Yep that's it!! :cool:
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-24-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,214
Posted By carp
Subscribed. :cool: Did you say you are on a...

Subscribed. :cool:

Did you say you are on a suspended floor? IMO that does lessen the need for nearfield subs.

Recently I was at a friends who has 2 G-Horns up front and a SI 24 in the back...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-24-2015, 09:22 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 20,427
Posted By carp
Guys, this shouldn't read as though it's a...

Guys, this shouldn't read as though it's a definitive statement that the 215's are better than the 4722's. I think they are, but my friend Kevin that bought the other 4722 (we each bought one to try...
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 16,349
Posted By carp
What about saving up for another year and going...

What about saving up for another year and going for the M2's? I think they go for around twice that? Ha, it never ends man. :)

One of my friends that was over today is a big Klipsch guy. He...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-24-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 20,427
Posted By carp
Dude... I can't get out of my chair this sounds...

Dude... I can't get out of my chair this sounds so good. I'm sure my wife is getting even more pissed up there... :eek:
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 16,349
Posted By carp
Hey, Swolephile would tell you to go for it for...

Hey, Swolephile would tell you to go for it for sure!!!

Not sure they will be for sale, my friend and I each bought one speaker thinking that if one of us wants them they pay the other guy, if...
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 29,471
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Posted By carp
Too smart for their own good, right? ;) ...

Too smart for their own good, right? ;)

Yeah, I know I need to be patient but it's hard when I read Atmos reviews like yours!! :)
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 29,471
Views: 1,274,185
Posted By carp
Yep, Jack Russell!! We used to have 2, now just...

Yep, Jack Russell!! We used to have 2, now just the one. Love those dogs.

Yeah, I think I'd want to go ear level with my surrounds even if I never do go atmos. I think that's part of what...
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 29,471
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Posted By carp
I had the chance to try out the JBL 4722n's in my...

I had the chance to try out the JBL 4722n's in my room for the past couple of weeks. These are the speakers Notnyt has, among quite a few other members, and I really liked them. I love being able...
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 16,349
Posted By carp
Had some more guys over to compare the 4722's and...

Had some more guys over to compare the 4722's and the 215's today. I posted some measurements and impressions in my room thread.
...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-24-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 20,427
Posted By carp
Just spent the last couple of weeks with a pair...

Just spent the last couple of weeks with a pair of JBL 4722n's in my room in place of my 215's. I really, really like the JBL's. Today I had some friends over and we listened to both the JBL's and...
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 29,471
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Posted By carp
Cool!! Haha, sounds like it's time to lower my...

Cool!! Haha, sounds like it's time to lower my floor somehow... :D

I think (hope?) that with very wide dispersion speakers (120 degrees) I'll still be ok with the lower ceilings?
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 29,471
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Posted By carp
Wow, that OS pro would be insane for music. No...

Wow, that OS pro would be insane for music. No wonder Jeff said he uses the 215's and OS Pro's when listening to music. I don't have room for OS pro's now, but if and when 4K becomes the norm I...
Forum: Speakers   05-23-2015, 02:41 PM
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Posted By carp
I have heard Atmos with 2 ceiling speakers and...

I have heard Atmos with 2 ceiling speakers and preferred it to 7.1 but it wasn't a night and day kind of thing.
Forum: Speakers   05-23-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 29,471
Views: 1,274,185
Posted By carp
Are you sure? Remember in the late 90's when pro...

Are you sure? Remember in the late 90's when pro logic went to Dolby Digital 5.1? That was HUGE and by FAR the biggest difference I have heard in audio. Anyone could tell the difference, even the...
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