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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-01-2015, 12:34 PM
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Posted By Sam S
Just buy one of these for $1! ...

Just buy one of these for $1!

http://www.farnell.com/datasheets/158100.pdf

What do you think you need the resistor/cap for?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-08-2015, 07:15 PM
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Posted By Sam S
Based on the internal pictures I saw of the 8802,...

Based on the internal pictures I saw of the 8802, it looks like each channel circuitry is single-ended in nature. For a true balanced design, each channel would have mirror-imaged component paths...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-08-2015, 08:52 AM
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Posted By Sam S
Funny, I was thinking the same thing this...

Funny, I was thinking the same thing this morning. I've had my AVP for about 5 years, and it also has the upgrade.

I don't "need" to upgrade it, but I've been curious for years what the proper...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-31-2015, 09:26 PM
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Posted By Sam S
Do yourself and your 4311 a favor and get a...

Do yourself and your 4311 a favor and get a better music Blu-ray to demo. That EJ60 disc has horribly compressed audio mastering. Get any of the Tom Petty Blu-ray audio discs, and be prepared to grin...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-30-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 27,825
Posted By Sam S
You don't need a heat sink if you're using a...

You don't need a heat sink if you're using a mechanical relay, it does not get hot.

I have built 2 SSR relays, and one mechanical. I use the mechanical one for my sub, because I understand it...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-30-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 27,825
Posted By Sam S
Omron G7L-1A-TUBJ-BC 12V

Omron G7L-1A-TUBJ-BC 12V
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   10-20-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 27,825
Posted By Sam S
I looked carefully at yours, and it is wired the...

I looked carefully at yours, and it is wired the same as mine. Bad relay? Can you try with a different receiver? I know one of my receivers acts goof with the 12V output.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-11-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,195
Posted By Sam S
Well technically I have either 450wpc, or 300 wpc...

Well technically I have either 450wpc, or 300 wpc depending on the amp, but my speakers are B&W Nautilus, so they sound quite nice with a lot of power. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-11-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 81
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Posted By Sam S
I'm not 100% sure I'm following your jab, but my...

I'm not 100% sure I'm following your jab, but my house/media room is modest, about 12'x14'x8'.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-11-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 81
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Posted By Sam S
I have two amps, that are 111lbs and 126lbs,...

I have two amps, that are 111lbs and 126lbs, respectively. They are on amp stands, just a few inches off the floor. Provides for good heat dissipation, and I don't trust many rack/shelves with...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-10-2014, 04:56 PM
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Posted By Sam S
I've only had a chance to test with one source, a...

I've only had a chance to test with one source, a U-verse HDTV box, outputting DD via HDMI.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-10-2014, 04:14 PM
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Posted By Sam S
Thanks for the additional info. I just...

Thanks for the additional info.

I just updated mine. Initial observations, there is now a lip-sync delay with standard 5.1 Dolby Digital. 2.0 Dolby Digital appears fine.

The issue does not...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-10-2014, 03:30 PM
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Posted By Sam S
Were you actually able to test with Netflix DD+?

Were you actually able to test with Netflix DD+?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-29-2014, 05:38 PM
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Posted By Sam S
No.

No.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 12:59 PM
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Views: 2,440
Posted By Sam S
Yep.

Yep.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-22-2014, 11:39 AM
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Posted By Sam S
Used Denon AVR-4311CI for ~$700.

Used Denon AVR-4311CI for ~$700.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-20-2014, 08:06 AM
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Posted By Sam S
If you have worked in retail, you would know that...

If you have worked in retail, you would know that it doesn't work like that. If a product is returned because the customer says it is defective, it doesn't get "repaired" by Best Buy and put back on...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-20-2014, 07:34 AM
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Posted By Sam S
As has ever single A/V product ever sold. Ever. ...

As has ever single A/V product ever sold. Ever.




I don't even know what this means.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-19-2014, 08:28 PM
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Posted By Sam S
Nope. But buying a demo/floor/open box reciever...

Nope. But buying a demo/floor/open box reciever is akin to buying a former rental car with 30k miles on it, and expecting it to behave like a brand new car.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-15-2014, 07:28 AM
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Posted By Sam S
Yep.

Yep.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-15-2014, 05:47 AM
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Posted By Sam S
Japan. Important distinction because it means...

Japan. Important distinction because it means the 7200W (and 5200W) are made by Denon, as opposed to the Made In China units which are sub-contracted out to manufacturing by Sherwood/Inkel.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-14-2014, 09:09 PM
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Posted By Sam S
Hurts the argument, even more. Their "best"...

Hurts the argument, even more. Their "best" warranty provides for very specific options, should something happen. And none of those lead to a "new flagship product" just because whatever you bought...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-14-2014, 04:10 PM
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Posted By Sam S
I don't know of any receivers sold at retail in...

I don't know of any receivers sold at retail in the USA that allow for spade connections.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-13-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 601
Posted By Sam S
I'm pretty sure only the 3000 series from ATI...

I'm pretty sure only the 3000 series from ATI requires the 20amp plug.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-12-2014, 08:00 AM
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Posted By Sam S
I just want to say "thank goodness for my AVP"! ...

I just want to say "thank goodness for my AVP"! Had it almost 5 years, and still marvel at its presence, built-quality, and performance. Like many of you, I typically have a bad upgrade bug, but...
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