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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-03-2015, 06:17 AM
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Posted By craig john
Link please.

Link please.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-01-2015, 06:25 PM
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Posted By craig john
There is no mandate to use 80 Hz crossovers with...

There is no mandate to use 80 Hz crossovers with Audyssey. It's a suggested starting point for speakers with LF extension to below 80 Hz. You are certainly free to use a 60 Hz or even a 40 Hz...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-01-2015, 01:23 PM
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Posted By craig john
Well.... Gain-matching really only works with...

Well.... Gain-matching really only works with *identical* subwoofers.... which you don't seem to have. ;)

You can gain-match the two Triton powered woofers to each other, (and you should), but...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-30-2015, 09:08 PM
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Posted By craig john
What subs are you trying to gain-match? What...

What subs are you trying to gain-match? What pre/pro or receiver are you using? How are the subs placed in the room with respect to the LP?

If you're measuring subs with multiple *identical*...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-20-2015, 11:43 AM
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Posted By craig john
Please be patient. :) This guy takes precedence...

Please be patient. :) This guy takes precedence right now:

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=786810&stc=1&d=1434825574

I said he hits like Babe Ruth and I wasn't...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-20-2015, 08:42 AM
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Posted By craig john
I have a DDRC 88A in my possesion, but haven't...

I have a DDRC 88A in my possesion, but haven't had time to install it yet. My kids and grandkids are visiting for the next 10 days, so won't have time to get to it for a while. I'm loking forward...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-20-2015, 08:10 AM
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Posted By craig john
Here is the article you reference: ...

Here is the article you reference:
https://mehlau.net/audio/multisub_geddes/

Please note that this setup is PRIMARILY used for high quality MUSIC systems which generally don't require the...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   06-16-2015, 04:39 PM
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Posted By craig john
It will certainly "get you there." You just need...

It will certainly "get you there." You just need an LT circuit: http://www.minidsp.com/applications/advanced-tools/linkwitz-transform That's basically what Mark does with the DSP in the SubM's.
...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-29-2015, 06:29 PM
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Posted By craig john
I'm not "in love" with Audyssey. It's a tool. I...

I'm not "in love" with Audyssey. It's a tool. I use it like a tool. I know what it does well, and I know what it doesn't do well. Nonetheless, I've always been able to make it work.



I...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-25-2015, 08:20 PM
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Posted By craig john
Bias-controlled listening tests??? Are you...

Bias-controlled listening tests??? Are you kidding me? You think these were "bias-controlled listening tests?" They "taught" their employees what to listen for. Should it be any surprise the...
Forum: Speakers   04-23-2015, 01:15 PM
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Posted By craig john
I assume you're using Silver Monitors, correct? ...

I assume you're using Silver Monitors, correct? They have an "anechoic" (not 2pi), F3 of 70 Hz. Silver LCR's have an anechoic F3 of 80 Hz, so I assume you're referring to the Monitors.

I have...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-23-2015, 11:11 AM
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Posted By craig john
My experience with iNuke is that it's noisy, (fan...

My experience with iNuke is that it's noisy, (fan noise), it has garish yellow lighting on the face, and it has a gain structure that requires a higher voltage. (The last issue may or may not be a...
Forum: Speakers   04-23-2015, 09:17 AM
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Posted By craig john
EQ can "help" to improve a timbre-mismatch, but I...

EQ can "help" to improve a timbre-mismatch, but I agree with Dawn that starting with a better timbre match will be a much more effective solution. The less the EQ needs to do to attempt a...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-23-2015, 09:12 AM
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Posted By craig john
MikeDuke and I are both using the Buttlicker...

MikeDuke and I are both using the Buttlicker BKA-1000... works great.

Craig
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-20-2015, 08:22 PM
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Posted By craig john
How big is the room, and where is your seating...

How big is the room, and where is your seating located in it? How close or far from the room boundaries?

How did you end up dealing with the latency in the wireless kits?

Craig
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-20-2015, 05:17 PM
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Posted By craig john
What crossover frequency are you using? I...

What crossover frequency are you using? I assumed you were using an 80 Hz crossover, but that may be incorrect.

I can't tell you whether you should be using those boost settings until I see...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-20-2015, 03:49 PM
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Posted By craig john
Put the SPL meter in C weighting. ...

Put the SPL meter in C weighting.
https://www.noisemeters.com/help/faq/frequency-weighting.asp


Are you trying to EQ the speakers? I'm not familiar with your pre/ro, but I don't suggest...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-20-2015, 03:39 PM
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Posted By craig john
I don't recommend this. When listening to music...

I don't recommend this. When listening to music or watching a movie, your speakers will generally be playing diferent content in each speaker. The CC will cary dialogue and sounds that are placed...
Forum: Speakers   04-18-2015, 04:26 PM
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Posted By craig john
Nyal, Do you realize that this the...

Nyal,

Do you realize that this the "Official" Triad thread? Your Procella-biased marketing rant is as unwelcome here as a pro-Triad marketing rant would be in the "Official" Procella thread. ...
Forum: Speakers   04-17-2015, 11:53 AM
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Posted By craig john
Please check the link in my signature to see my...

Please check the link in my signature to see my system. I use an AT screen, but my L/R's are placed outside the screen borders. I don't use in-walls... I use Platinum In-Room LCR's and a Platinum...
Forum: Speakers   04-16-2015, 08:24 PM
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Posted By craig john
Getting back to your original question on this...

Getting back to your original question on this thread, ^^^ I would have some concern about using Triad in-walls, or most any in-walls for that matter, for the L/R speakers in an HT environment. ...
Forum: Speakers   04-16-2015, 07:53 PM
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Posted By craig john
Knew that. Hence the :D :) Craig

Knew that. Hence the :D

:)

Craig
Forum: Speakers   04-16-2015, 07:16 PM
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Posted By craig john
OK, so I can add a "pair" of overheads to my 9.1...

OK, so I can add a "pair" of overheads to my 9.1 system and get Dolby Atmos... sometimes... with some content. What I can't do with the current technology is add 4 overheads to my 7.1 + Wides...
Forum: Speakers   04-16-2015, 06:27 PM
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Posted By craig john
OK. Let's say I wanted to add overheads to my...

OK. Let's say I wanted to add overheads to my current system of 7.1 plus Wides. How would I do that with any of the current Atmos receivers or pre/pros under, say $5K, (assuming that I also wanted...
Forum: Speakers   04-16-2015, 06:13 PM
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Posted By craig john
I agree... these look like real contenders in...

I agree... these look like real contenders in this space. For 3D audio, I can see them being close to ideal... assuming of course that they have the broad dispersion characteristics we expect. I'm...
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