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Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-23-2017, 05:49 PM
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Posted By Nyal Mellor
I was 1 year old in 1980, old man :eek:

I was 1 year old in 1980, old man :eek:
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-20-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 173
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Posted By Nyal Mellor
I think your room has a bunch of glass on one...

I think your room has a bunch of glass on one side wall (?) and is obviously not rectangular, so the best placement will likely be slightly asymmetrical. In those kind of rooms Harman's Sound Field...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-19-2017, 03:51 PM
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Posted By Nyal Mellor
Subwoofer placement is no magic, at least once...

Subwoofer placement is no magic, at least once you've "seen the matrix" like I have. Once you've run enough boundary element model simulations of new construction home theater spaces the solutions...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-19-2017, 03:32 PM
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Posted By Nyal Mellor
Basically a DBA.

Basically a DBA.
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-13-2017, 07:31 PM
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Posted By Nyal Mellor
-- selling a Datasat, so hiding rest of this...

-- selling a Datasat, so hiding rest of this message as may be considered spammy, just wanted people to be aware if they were interested:
Selling my personal RS20i if anyone's interested in the...
Forum: Dealer Specials   05-13-2017, 07:23 PM
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Posted By Nyal Mellor
Datasat RS20i - price drop $10,850

Datasat RS20i - Was 11,350...now 10,850 + shipping. US / Canada only. Sales tax due in state of CA.

As you hopefully know, this is a reference class unit. For me, this was the component that...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   05-11-2017, 10:39 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,425
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Not sure which way you have your mic facing but...

Not sure which way you have your mic facing but 1/2" capsule measurement mics become directional pretty low in frequency, and especially above 8kHz.


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Forum: 2-Channel Audio   05-11-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,425
Posted By Nyal Mellor
If you want to properly understand frequency...

If you want to properly understand frequency response in the rom mode dominated region with in room measurements you need to do proper measurements, not just measure the speaker a few ft away with...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   05-04-2017, 10:22 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,543
Posted By Nyal Mellor
I know this isn't my thread but IMO your rear...

I know this isn't my thread but IMO your rear atmos ceiling speakers are in the wrong place - not enough angular separation to rears.


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Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-01-2017, 08:46 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 4,586
Posted By Nyal Mellor
I have a 675 and 520 in my showroom / lab. Sorry...

I have a 675 and 520 in my showroom / lab. Sorry no 620. PM if interested we could set up time for a demo. Im THX Video II so they would be calibrated, however neither is burnt in or calibrated yet,...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   05-01-2017, 06:38 PM
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Posted By Nyal Mellor
That's awesome! Sent from my iPhone using...

That's awesome!


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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-26-2017, 01:54 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 22,211
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Most of the rooms I do are consistent...

Most of the rooms I do are consistent construction which helps for sure. I'm not sure SFM has any application in a rectangular symmetrical space (or the solutions it provides are no different than...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-26-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 565
Views: 22,211
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Best you just try it for yourself if you have two...

Best you just try it for yourself if you have two or four subs available and a DSP. I don't have any familiarity with MSO. I can assist you in the methodology I've found for optimally integrating the...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-26-2017, 10:09 AM
Replies: 565
Views: 22,211
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Link to a case study. This room is not built yet....

Link to a case study. This room is not built yet.

http://www.acousticfrontiers.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/BEM-case-study.pdf
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-26-2017, 09:56 AM
Replies: 565
Views: 22,211
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Markus and Andy, you should read this paper if...

Markus and Andy, you should read this paper if you haven't already: Fazenda et al., "Subjective Preference of Modal Control Methods in Listening Rooms", J. of the Audio Engineering Society 2012,...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-25-2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 22,211
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Funny you say that, because that's what it came...

Funny you say that, because that's what it came across as to me when you basically told the poster that source / sink was terrible and he should avoid like the plague (or that's how it came across to...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-25-2017, 08:03 PM
Replies: 565
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Posted By Nyal Mellor
Have you read the various published papers on...

Have you read the various published papers on source / sink incl those outlining two sub approaches?


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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-25-2017, 08:02 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 22,211
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Optimizing subwoofers and integration with mains: multi sub optimizer

Sorry yes I meant non-minimum phase.

I'm not sure what you mean "claims of fact", I have plenty of data on source / sink from BEM simulations plus actual in room measurements. For sure some of...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-25-2017, 07:21 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 22,211
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Audible consequences of non-minimum phase...

Audible consequences of non-minimum phase behavior? Minimum phase would normally be associated with a narrow and sharp dip in the response which we generally hear through. Narrow dips are surely more...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-25-2017, 06:19 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 22,211
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Hi Andy, curious as to what you mean by "bad time...

Hi Andy, curious as to what you mean by "bad time domain performance"?

The source / sink method can be achieved with as few as one sub front and one sub rear. I've done it many times. Of course...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   03-20-2017, 08:15 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 12,033
Posted By Nyal Mellor
4 way masking? Are you bringing the screens to...

4 way masking? Are you bringing the screens to the US?


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Forum: Speakers   03-01-2017, 06:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 865
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Interesting you should say that, but apparently...

Interesting you should say that, but apparently one of C4s identified "opportunities" with the brand was increasing distribution to 3x the numbers of dealers that Triad currently have.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-05-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 326
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Why don't you put the AVR in a closet? You can...

Why don't you put the AVR in a closet? You can put sources there as well, and then use a basic IR distribution system to control.

Angled speakers, take a look at Martin Logan's EM series. Or Triad.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-05-2017, 02:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 326
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Maybe you are looking at old product details,...

Maybe you are looking at old product details, here's the page: https://artisonusa.com/backpack-p5
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-05-2017, 08:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 326
Posted By Nyal Mellor
Artison were working on a slim AVR that you could...

Artison were working on a slim AVR that you could mount behind a TV, not sure if it has shipped yet.

Normal thing to do in your situation is have the AVR and other boxes located in a rack...
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