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Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   01-06-2016, 07:13 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By KtrainHurricane
LOL. I don't think my father's living room...

LOL. I don't think my father's living room movie-watching setup and the Saturn V rocket are really all that similar. Simply put, he doesn't want something as big as the CSi5, nor does he care that...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   01-01-2016, 04:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 149
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Yeah, CSi5 is not an option because of size. I...

Yeah, CSi5 is not an option because of size. I had a CSi5 myself and my dad said there's no way he wants something that large. He was originally trying to go with the CS10 but I talked him into the...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   01-01-2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 149
Posted By KtrainHurricane
What should I upgrade next?

Making this post to help out my father - I recently purchased him a pair of Polk RTi8 towers for Christmas, and he's looking to upgrade some other areas of his entertainment room now. It's not a...
Forum: Speakers   12-25-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 38
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Center to use with Polk RTi8

Hi, I purchased some Polk RTi8 towers and am looking for a center to use with them. I was originally going to choose the CSi3, but because it is slanted on top I cannot stack my TV on it...something...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-25-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 100
Posted By KtrainHurricane
I put in another movie (Noah) to "test" the...

I put in another movie (Noah) to "test" the receiver and once it started the receiver switched to "DTS Master Audio"...so I assume it is working as before. For whatever reason, the Minions movie...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-25-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 100
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Gotcha. Yes, HDMI to my receiver. PS3 fat. ...

Gotcha.

Yes, HDMI to my receiver. PS3 fat.


Yes, set to Bitstream and Secondary Audio is "Off." As far as I know there is only 1 place to do this - in the PS3 "Video" settings sub-menu.

...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-24-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 100
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Thanks! What is "rtfm"? ...

Thanks!



What is "rtfm"?


Another thing I'm noticing - my receiver isn't displaying "Dolby TrueHD" while watching a Blu-ray. Instead, it just says "Dolby D"...and yes, the Blu-ray is Dolby...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-24-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 100
Posted By KtrainHurricane
So I figured out how to turn RIHD "On" and that...

So I figured out how to turn RIHD "On" and that was of course, the main problem...so sorry for the above post.

One issue I'm still having though is the ability to select "Dynamic EQ" or "Dynamic...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-24-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 100
Posted By KtrainHurricane
HELP! My Onkyo receiver/remote isn't controlling everything like it used to...

I had an issue with my Onkyo TX-NR709 receiver and sent it in recently for repair. It was a "recall" type deal where several units had issues, so this was done at no cost to me.

Upon receiving it...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-05-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 872
Views: 60,473
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Can someone remind me what the difference is...

Can someone remind me what the difference is between the SHO-10 and PRO-10? If I remember correctly, it was just the woofer...but I'm not 100% and couldn't find it anywhere.

If it is just the...
Forum: Audio Gear   12-05-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 268
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Let me know if you re-consider the possibility of...

Let me know if you re-consider the possibility of shipping...
Forum: Speakers   12-03-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 87
Posted By KtrainHurricane
I guess that what I'm asking is more simply put...

I guess that what I'm asking is more simply put as:


Polk RTi12 vs. Chase Home Theather SHO-10 / PRO-10 ?
Forum: Speakers   12-02-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 87
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Polk RTi12 vs ...??

I've come across a pretty good deal on some Polk RTi12 speakers, and am thinking of getting them. I had a pair of RTi8 speakers, paired with a CSi5 center and liked that setup...however, I started...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-02-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 101
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Thanks for the info! When you say they both...

Thanks for the info!

When you say they both "have a full set of 7.2 pre-outs" that means I can amp any of the channels, right?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-01-2015, 11:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 101
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Thanks for the info. While Atmos isn't in my near...

Thanks for the info. While Atmos isn't in my near future, I do anticipate on using it within the next 2-3 years. Hopefully, my next receiver will last me that long...

I also wanted to add that I'm...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-01-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 101
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Onkyo died...new receiver options?

I have an Onkyo 709 that just stopped working on me tonight. I haven't had it very long - maybe 3 years (could probably use a thread on here to date when I got it, since I'm pretty sure I posted...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-13-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,468
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Yeah I hear you, and I really wasn't even...

Yeah I hear you, and I really wasn't even expecting anything from anyone in regards to this issue I've been having. Instead, I just wanted to share my experience as others have...


The ones that...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-13-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,468
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Yes, purchased discs work fine, both new and...

Yes, purchased discs work fine, both new and used.



Yes, all firmware is up to date on both.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-12-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,468
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Funny enough, I've tried this method too! My...

Funny enough, I've tried this method too!

My father used to own a used CD / record store, and had this specialty disc cleaner that was only sold exclusively to retailers (or whatever, who knows)....
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-12-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,468
Posted By KtrainHurricane
The players are a PS3 and a Panasonic BDT-210. ...

The players are a PS3 and a Panasonic BDT-210.

I have tried both "fairly new release" rentals and old release rentals...all types have had issues.

No TV shows, only movies. No particular genre,...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-11-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,468
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Again - I've tried iall of them on 2 separate BD...

Again - I've tried iall of them on 2 separate BD players and they don't work on either. It's really bizarre, I know...

I actually called the customer service line the other day to complain, and...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-06-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,468
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Just to clarify - basically every disc that's...

Just to clarify - basically every disc that's failed on my PS3 has also failed on my Panasonic BDT-210 as well. I say "basically" because I honestly didn't try EVERY single disc in both players, but...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-06-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,468
Posted By KtrainHurricane
Ha. Maybe...

Ha. Maybe...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-06-2015, 12:37 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,468
Posted By KtrainHurricane
While logic leads me to assume the same, the fact...

While logic leads me to assume the same, the fact that I play many other used movies (and games) through the same source equipment without ANY problems at all - whether purchased from somewhere like...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-05-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,468
Posted By KtrainHurricane
I decided to give Netflix another "go" after...

I decided to give Netflix another "go" after cancelling it once already due to discs that wouldn't play...and, as expected, EASILY 1/3 of the Blu-ray discs I receive skip at some point during...
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