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Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-22-2015, 01:30 PM
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Posted By adrummingdude
Hey, thanks Chuck. That's a lot of great...

Hey, thanks Chuck.


That's a lot of great info, and a bit less costly than I thought. I'll certainly look into it.


Regarding the cop in G section...there is a cop who lives down my same...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-21-2015, 10:34 AM
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Views: 1,036,113
Posted By adrummingdude
Interesting comment about your neighbor's trees....

Interesting comment about your neighbor's trees. So did the conversation go something like, "Good morning Earl. Hey listen, those two trees of yours are really cocking up my TV reception. Can I pay...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-21-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 12,389
Views: 1,036,113
Posted By adrummingdude
Thanks for the replies, guys. I'm just...

Thanks for the replies, guys.


I'm just south of Santa Rosa, in Rohnert Park. Cross streets are Snyder and Golf Course.


So, I don't think Sonoma mountain would be a problem, but it is a...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-20-2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 12,389
Views: 1,036,113
Posted By adrummingdude
Hi guys. I'm thinking of cutting the cable...

Hi guys.

I'm thinking of cutting the cable soon. Can anyone comment on network reception in general from the Santa Rosa area? I understand, in my limited knowledge of the subject, that this would...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-17-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 9,048
Posted By adrummingdude
That is to say, as long as higher and higher...

That is to say, as long as higher and higher resolution formats don't get larger at a faster clip than storage becomes available? Storage is currently nearly limitless compared to what was available...
Forum: Speakers   04-14-2015, 11:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 244
Posted By adrummingdude
I'm with you in that I personally would never buy...

I'm with you in that I personally would never buy speakers I haven't first auditioned. Sure, that limits your choices to gear you have local access to, but it's well worth it IMO.

A lot of guys...
Forum: Xbox Area   04-14-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 425
Views: 12,552
Posted By adrummingdude
So, I was able to play through and race the long...

So, I was able to play through and race the long championship race a couple times, but now each time I complete all the locations I don't get to race a championship race anymore. Is this normal, or...
Forum: Speakers   04-13-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3,904
Views: 1,032,866
Posted By adrummingdude
^^That's cool. I'd love to hear how that sounds.

^^That's cool. I'd love to hear how that sounds.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-12-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,556
Posted By adrummingdude
In this picture I see 5 people obviously looking...

In this picture I see 5 people obviously looking down at their device, and another 8 who are likely doing the same. Was there not a presentation taking place? Pictures like this frighten me.


The...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-10-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 17,270
Posted By adrummingdude
I'm very aware, as I'm in Sonoma county. ...

I'm very aware, as I'm in Sonoma county.


We're already pretty conscious, having solar on the roof, solar tubes, skylights, and insulation running underneath the subfloor. I plan to add a rain...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-10-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 17,270
Posted By adrummingdude
Without being familiar with your project, I...

Without being familiar with your project, I started to read the first few posts...and almost woke the baby laughing at the truth of your statement above.


Is it bad that I plan to rip out my...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-10-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,495
Posted By adrummingdude
Everything Martin Logan makes IMO is a quality...

Everything Martin Logan makes IMO is a quality piece of gear. However, its also important to realize that the Dynamo 1000W is sealed, and therefore probably wont hit nearly as hard as your old ported...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-09-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,495
Posted By adrummingdude
The 1000W is a great sub, as is the 700W. I've...

The 1000W is a great sub, as is the 700W. I've had both in my room, but ultimately settled on a SVS sub only because I can trigger it with a 12v signal.


Truth be told, I enjoyed the balance of...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-09-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,321
Posted By adrummingdude
I have noticed that a lot of churches I've been...

I have noticed that a lot of churches I've been to over the past few years have been running their band's mixes hotter and hotter. I think its a byproduct of non denominational Christian churches...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-08-2015, 10:08 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,321
Posted By adrummingdude
I think some Auralex on those side walls would be...

I think some Auralex on those side walls would be my first go...or some bass traps in the corners of that cubby all of your gear is in, depending on if you experience a huge standing wave at your...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-07-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 21,207
Views: 1,317,673
Posted By adrummingdude
For what it's worth, I have a toddler AND a big...

For what it's worth, I have a toddler AND a big excited Golden. Other than little fingers poking around at forbidden things (as a blatant test to see how far she can go before being corrected), I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-07-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 364
Posted By adrummingdude
Well, I'm not so sure that overtones would...

Well, I'm not so sure that overtones would consume a significant amount of power, but since you and I agree that most people will reproduce the manufacturers test conditions for ANY piece of AV gear...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-07-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 364
Posted By adrummingdude
I don't have a thorough mistrust of manufacturers...

I don't have a thorough mistrust of manufacturers specs, but rather I do realize that they are often a bit "fluffed" as a means to sell more product. It's the world we live in (and it's round, if...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-06-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 364
Posted By adrummingdude
Ford rates my car at 160 hp. I don't believe them...

Ford rates my car at 160 hp. I don't believe them either.


"8 ohm nominal" for a mass market product sells a ton more speakers than admitting that the speakers most of the time live in territory...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-06-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 21,207
Views: 1,317,673
Posted By adrummingdude
Interesting. I'm still a bit concerned in going...

Interesting. I'm still a bit concerned in going to a larger driver with regard to upper frequency extension, but I'm probably going to pull the trigger anyway and justify it by viewing the SB13U as a...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-06-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 5,820
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Posted By adrummingdude
I have had that same problem with signal sensing...

I have had that same problem with signal sensing subwoofers, which is why I prefer to run subs with a 12 volt trigger. Most higher end subs will have this as a feature, but not all do. I have...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-05-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 21,207
Views: 1,317,673
Posted By adrummingdude
Thats crossing over pretty low compared to how I...

Thats crossing over pretty low compared to how I prefer. My CM9's -3db spec is 46Hz, but I find that I enjoy them the most crossed over at either 80Hz or 100Hz with a sub, depending on which sub...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-05-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 21,207
Views: 1,317,673
Posted By adrummingdude
Yeah, I'm pretty sure my system in its current...

Yeah, I'm pretty sure my system in its current iteration could present some probelems at full tilt, but I cant think of a situation outside of running pink noise through the whole system at max SPL...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-05-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 21,207
Views: 1,317,673
Posted By adrummingdude
A couple quick questions for you fellow SVSers. ...

A couple quick questions for you fellow SVSers.


I'm considering upgrading my SB2000 to a SB13 Ultra, with plans to possibly add another SB13 Ultra down the road. Now, for all of you who are...
Forum: Speakers   04-03-2015, 11:49 PM
Replies: 20,751
Views: 2,079,972
Posted By adrummingdude
Being a fellow CM9 owner, I would personally get...

Being a fellow CM9 owner, I would personally get the center and surround speakers first. Perhaps if you were using some small bookshelf speakers as mains, my answer would be different, but I rather...
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