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Forum: Speakers   08-27-2016, 02:21 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By pbc
Curious. Why not just get the signatures before...

Curious. Why not just get the signatures before they are out of stock? Dealers are blowing them out...if you like them so much...
Forum: Speakers   08-27-2016, 02:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 589
Posted By pbc
Sure hope you have them cryogenicly frozen Bill....

Sure hope you have them cryogenicly frozen Bill. The connectors that is. They will provide an airiness and much fuller soundstage to your rig. As I understand it, they will even make you coffee in...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-27-2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 27,698
Views: 1,351,591
Posted By pbc
Calling now.. Unfortunately the p65 doesn't show...

Calling now.. Unfortunately the p65 doesn't show up on their site as it is OOS. But can still be found via a google search... Let's see!
Forum: Speakers   08-27-2016, 07:31 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,347
Posted By pbc
blastermaster Blaster - how are you enjoying...

blastermaster

Blaster - how are you enjoying the 62TDC's as rear surrounds? I am strongly considering these as rear surrounds for my 18x26x10 family room, with Seaton Sound Catalyst 8C's up front...
Forum: Speakers   08-27-2016, 06:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 23
Posted By pbc
Very large room btw, 18x26x10...

Very large room btw, 18x26x10...
Forum: Speakers   08-27-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 23
Posted By pbc
Tannoy iW 2TDC for rears in a 4.2

Looking to get some concentric driver in-walls due to WAF concerns and hoping to somewhat match the concentric driver based Catalyst 8C L/R speakers I already have. Has anyone heard these speakers...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-26-2016, 05:51 PM
Replies: 27,698
Views: 1,351,591
Posted By pbc
Nice.. Did you simply speak to customer service? ...

Nice.. Did you simply speak to customer service? Did they balk at all?
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-25-2016, 06:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 47
Posted By pbc
Unfortunately yes, I'm stuck with the back walls....

Unfortunately yes, I'm stuck with the back walls. So I guess the question comes down to whether given the layout, direct, bipole or dipole would present the best surround option in this case of...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-24-2016, 07:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 501
Posted By pbc
Probably just this. Your mind is likely...

Probably just this. Your mind is likely perceiving there "should be" a difference going from 50 watts to 250 watts, but unless there was something wrong with the smaller amp, I don't think there...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-24-2016, 07:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 47
Posted By pbc
Advice on Rear Surrounds in a 4.2 setup

Below is my family room setup in Sketchup. Fronts are Seaton Catalyst 8Cs, subs are DIY dual opposed AV15H's. No center channel.
...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-23-2016, 06:39 PM
Replies: 27,698
Views: 1,351,591
Posted By pbc
Here is a link to some I just took. ...

Here is a link to some I just took.


http://i1002.photobucket.com/albums/af146/sdpbc/Vizio/DSCN6190_zpste9l0zhe.jpg
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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-22-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 27,698
Views: 1,351,591
Posted By pbc
You massaged out banding?

You massaged out banding?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-20-2016, 03:17 PM
Replies: 27,698
Views: 1,351,591
Posted By pbc
Odd, I'm using ~$15 cables (15 feet each) bought...

Odd, I'm using ~$15 cables (15 feet each) bought from infinitecables, a nearby cable manufacturer. Seem to work fine, except that the connector seems even more loose than normal HDMI connectors...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-20-2016, 03:09 PM
Replies: 27,698
Views: 1,351,591
Posted By pbc
Matt ... any way to program discrete codes into...

Matt ... any way to program discrete codes into the P65 with a firmware update to allow setting the calibrated, calibrated dark and say standard pic modes with the push of a single button vs the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-14-2016, 11:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By pbc
If your name implies you are in Canada, like...

If your name implies you are in Canada, like myself, a 65" OLED is going to run you north of $6 or 7k after taxes. I couldn't bring myself to spend that cash on a set given 4K isn't prevalent right...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-12-2016, 11:52 AM
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Views: 1,351,591
Posted By pbc
I posted this in the "What would you want in your...

I posted this in the "What would you want in your next UHD LCD" thread that Matt started. But I too am astonished that given the maturity of LCD, we still have the banding and off angle viewing...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-12-2016, 05:34 AM
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Posted By pbc
Does this only work for black uniformity where...

Does this only work for black uniformity where you have those blotches? Wondering about the vertical grey bars for instance. Is there a "write up" on how best to do it without harming the display?
Forum: Display Calibration   08-11-2016, 05:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 280
Posted By pbc
Wonder if something like this could work, though...

Wonder if something like this could work, though I don't think the mono pod can attach to the head of the tripod?
...
Forum: Display Calibration   08-11-2016, 05:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 280
Posted By pbc
Decided to go ahead and order an i1 Display Pro. ...

Decided to go ahead and order an i1 Display Pro. My set is about 5 feet off the ground (above a fireplace), assume I will need a 72" tripod with some form of rod/boom attachment? Any recco's?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-10-2016, 06:03 AM
Replies: 27,698
Views: 1,351,591
Posted By pbc
That stinks. The light bleed would drive me...

That stinks. The light bleed would drive me bananas. Mind you, I do keep staring at the DSE as well with all the sporting events on these days.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-10-2016, 06:01 AM
Replies: 27,698
Views: 1,351,591
Posted By pbc
Humorously, I was in the KS8000 thread reading...

Humorously, I was in the KS8000 thread reading about ARC issues some people were having and at the time didn't even realize I was in the Samsung thread as I thought I clicked on the Vizio P series...
Forum: Display Calibration   08-09-2016, 06:47 AM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 76,642
Posted By pbc
Just curious .... why is that? There are changes...

Just curious .... why is that? There are changes to the blacklight settings between Calibrated and Calibrated dark for instance, which I presume could have been adjusted just via brightness?
Forum: Display Calibration   08-08-2016, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 76,642
Posted By pbc
Have my i1 Display Pro coming this week. Is...

Have my i1 Display Pro coming this week. Is there a primer on backlight vs brightness settings? I.e., how to know which to adjust? This has always confused me with LCD's.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-08-2016, 06:07 PM
Replies: 27,698
Views: 1,351,591
Posted By pbc
Did Vizio give you a timeline for replacement...

Did Vizio give you a timeline for replacement given Costco doesn't seem to have any?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   08-08-2016, 01:12 PM
Replies: 27,698
Views: 1,351,591
Posted By pbc
I have to say, the blacks on this set are...

I have to say, the blacks on this set are incredible. Gray uniformity stinks though, not sure how the KS8000's would compare. If they had them at Costco I'd buy one to compare as in store the...
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