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Forum: Speakers   06-07-2016, 12:09 AM
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Posted By staaled
I checked and was in error. They can be used 4...

I checked and was in error.
They can be used 4 Ohm.
Forum: Speakers   06-06-2016, 10:05 AM
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Posted By staaled
They can only be used on 8 Ohm loads in bridge...

They can only be used on 8 Ohm loads in bridge mode.

Edit 06-07-2016 : my info was incorrect. Its 4 Ohm and up.


SQ wise my guess is they will perform fine.
Forum: Speakers   06-05-2016, 09:16 AM
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Posted By staaled
Not on JTR speakers ,but passive JTR Captivators....

Not on JTR speakers ,but passive JTR Captivators.
I havent compared them to other amps but to my ears (and many who have visited and listened) SQ they perform without issues.
Forum: Speakers   04-27-2016, 07:53 AM
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Posted By staaled
There really is not much more to say about it....

There really is not much more to say about it. Bit blow the praise is nice but good.
For anyone who says that large speakers dont sound in a small space : Go to Staaled .
For everyone who says DSP...
Forum: Speakers   04-27-2016, 07:47 AM
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Posted By staaled
By now with the Marantz 7702Mk2 I prefer ADSY...

By now with the Marantz 7702Mk2 I prefer ADSY Flat.
My room is small ( speakers are 9ft max from MLP :cool:) and well damped.

Reference level is so impressive and yet just cruising.
I had a meet...
Forum: Speakers   04-26-2016, 11:11 PM
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Posted By staaled
Crown XTi4002 in bridge mode on each Captivator.

Crown XTi4002 in bridge mode on each Captivator.
Forum: Speakers   04-26-2016, 05:58 AM
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Posted By staaled
Royals by Pentatonix sounds amazing. Vocals are...

Royals by Pentatonix sounds amazing.
Vocals are crystal clear and there is great kick in the low end.

I have seen several Atmos titles by now and am impressed.
3D audio is not a fad but real...
Forum: Speakers   03-01-2016, 10:12 AM
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Posted By staaled
To me and from what I gather on Dolby's Atmos...

To me and from what I gather on Dolby's Atmos setup guidelines
the surrounds and rears should be more or less on ear height
to fully benefit from the top layer speakers.

Yes you can mount...
Forum: Speakers   02-29-2016, 01:06 AM
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Posted By staaled
Its aluminium scaffold tube and connectors. I...

Its aluminium scaffold tube and connectors.
I use it to lead cabling to the S8's.

To me it looks better than plastic cable trays.
Forum: Speakers   02-28-2016, 09:55 AM
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Posted By staaled
Yes and in these departments its obviously better...

Yes and in these departments its obviously better than non-Atmos. By a wide margin.:cool:

Experience is the right word for it.:)
There is an uncanny presence of sound.
The S8's blend so well and...
Forum: Speakers   02-28-2016, 09:33 AM
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Posted By staaled
S8's.:)

S8's.:)
Forum: Speakers   02-28-2016, 09:26 AM
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Posted By staaled
By now I have mounted and connected the S8 's. ...

By now I have mounted and connected the S8 's.

I find the sound to be stunning.
Impact and transparancy is amazing.
However the overhead experience seems to be a bit less obvious.
I use Dolby...
Forum: Speakers   02-19-2016, 06:58 AM
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Posted By staaled
Lazarus from David Bowie's last Blackstar album...

Lazarus from David Bowie's last Blackstar album has a great intro with
some wonderful recorded kickdrum.
Forum: Speakers   02-17-2016, 09:09 AM
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Posted By staaled
Rock solid on the ceiling and right where I hoped...

Rock solid on the ceiling and right where I hoped they would fit.:)
Forum: Speakers   02-15-2016, 08:38 AM
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Posted By staaled
First stage of mounting the S8's:

First stage of mounting the S8's:
Forum: Speakers   02-13-2016, 05:10 AM
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Posted By staaled
That and Jeff's continious launching of and...

That and Jeff's continious launching of and improving on these great speakers.:cool:
Forum: Speakers   02-10-2016, 10:18 AM
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Posted By staaled
On the floor? With Atmos duty one could find...

On the floor?
With Atmos duty one could find oneself all of a sudden wearing a S8HT LP hat.:eek::D
Forum: Speakers   02-08-2016, 01:04 AM
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Posted By staaled
Yes. I wont be using these for anything else...

Yes.
I wont be using these for anything else but ceiling duty and resale value is hardly an issue since resale without a JTR marketplace/community in my vicinity
is hard anyway.
Forum: Speakers   02-07-2016, 08:40 AM
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Posted By staaled
The wall/ceiling mounts have arrived. They...

The wall/ceiling mounts have arrived.

They fit the SL8 HT LP's right over the speakerpost nicely.
Forum: Speakers   01-18-2016, 11:27 AM
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Posted By staaled
Another candidate by JBL...

Another candidate by JBL https://www.jblpro.com/ProductAttachments/MTC-CBT-FlushMount_bracket_guide.pdf
Forum: Speakers   01-18-2016, 07:49 AM
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Posted By staaled
This looks interesting...

This looks interesting :http://www.xtzsound.eu/shop/eu/speakers/cinema-series/cinema-flushmount-kit
Forum: Speakers   01-18-2016, 01:08 AM
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Posted By staaled
It was hard to tighten them at all.:) Thanks...

It was hard to tighten them at all.:)
Thanks for the advice.
I'll visit my local hardware store later this week to see of different bolt/nut will do the trick.
Forum: Speakers   01-17-2016, 09:00 AM
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Posted By staaled
:) I tried to mount the 8's to the plate today...

:)
I tried to mount the 8's to the plate today and could not attach them
securely.
Holes were aligned but nuts and bolts couldnt be tightened hard.

So I will use either Linn Brakits or...
Forum: Speakers   01-14-2016, 12:42 AM
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Posted By staaled
Thanks. I will use Regupol between plate and...

Thanks.
I will use Regupol between plate and ceiling :http://www.akoestiekwinkel.nl/regupol-trillingsdempende-ontkoppelingsstroken
Four 2 inch squares on each corner and 4 squares more central on...
Forum: Speakers   01-13-2016, 09:53 AM
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Posted By staaled
Although the 8's are compact one can feel the...

Although the 8's are compact one can feel the heft.
Real JTR DNA.:cool:
I can hardly wait to fire them up.
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