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Forum: Speakers   05-24-2016, 11:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,073
Posted By jcr159
rock on, thanks for the cleanup tip... ...

rock on, thanks for the cleanup tip...

and btw, HUGE THANKS for the new HTG theme song... excellent work good sir!
Forum: Speakers   05-24-2016, 05:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,073
Posted By jcr159
Thanks a ton KBMAN ! going to order one... ...

Thanks a ton KBMAN !

going to order one... (or maybe i should order 3 and do the whole front stage to make them match... hmm...)

i guess i can always swap back and forth. Nothing going to...
Forum: Speakers   05-21-2016, 08:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,073
Posted By jcr159
OK! I may be of some help, if you haven't gotten...

OK! I may be of some help, if you haven't gotten new speakers yet. over 2 years ago, my tweeters on the same exact pair you have, shredded (or better yet 'flaked apart'), and was also desperate to...
Forum: Car Audio, Video, and Nav   03-16-2016, 04:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 76
Posted By jcr159
How to test factory head unit frequency response..

So... been reading "rumors" about how stock head units roll off or eq the frequency response... I'd like to keep the factory unit on a Hyundai Accent SE. Mostly due to it's the wife's car and...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-25-2016, 09:49 AM
Replies: 1,584
Views: 96,261
Posted By jcr159
I'd second the metal straps comment... Not for...

I'd second the metal straps comment... Not for the HT vibration factor, but more from a water hammer/pipe knocking perspective... I have an irrigation system, and washer that can generate a ton...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-24-2016, 10:10 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,181
Posted By jcr159
not to mention, everything in manufacturing has...

not to mention, everything in manufacturing has to do with LOWERING parts counts for economy of scale, etc... The less parts you need to source, the more efficient you can make your manufacturing...
Forum: Speakers   02-08-2016, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3,702
Views: 160,784
Posted By jcr159
The only other thing I'll say is that the other...

The only other thing I'll say is that the other takeaway I had was that while the 215 probably doesn't have the most even dispersion and power response off axis, putting them in a room treated to...
Forum: Speakers   02-08-2016, 06:40 PM
Replies: 3,702
Views: 160,784
Posted By jcr159
IIRC, it was @Mfusick that had the 308's and the...

IIRC, it was @Mfusick that had the 308's and the 215's....

Wasn't a scientific (or rigorous by any means) comparison.... It was more like listening impressions of each from different...
Forum: Speakers   02-08-2016, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3,702
Views: 160,784
Posted By jcr159
Oh boy... Can + worms..... :)

Oh boy...

Can + worms..... :)
Forum: Speakers   02-02-2016, 06:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 147
Posted By jcr159
Never heard either, but you are in a nearfield...

Never heard either, but you are in a nearfield monitor arrangement, and I'd look for something that fits that design goal...

some folks on here really like the JBL LSR305 and Behringer Truth's for...
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-28-2016, 07:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,434
Posted By jcr159
What do you expect from people who's jobs are to...

What do you expect from people who's jobs are to make commercials that sell products, when they are given tools that could draw more attention to their ads?

Do you have the same general feeling...
Forum: Latest Industry News   01-28-2016, 12:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,434
Posted By jcr159
Here's the thing... it really shouldn't matter...

Here's the thing... it really shouldn't matter what YOU want... it should matter what the content creator/director wants...

there might be valid reason/artistic intent to "shock" you with a...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-12-2016, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1,584
Views: 96,261
Posted By jcr159
Really hoping we can get some help on this one......

Really hoping we can get some help on this one... Starting to wonder how much effort I should make in the rest of the theater plan. i.e. - what point is there to puttying outlets, backer boxes for...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   01-08-2016, 10:29 AM
Replies: 637
Views: 21,436
Posted By jcr159
Looks really nice! I was thinking drywall...

Looks really nice!

I was thinking drywall ceiling, but I'm starting to think I might change my mind... Can't wait to hear your updated drop test result and subjective impressions of how much...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   12-08-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 362
Posted By jcr159
For me the sticking point is that the lack of AT...

For me the sticking point is that the lack of AT of a TV creates too much compromise. TV or projector, most that use the set up for home theater will keep the speakers and receiver set up whether...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-14-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 72
Posted By jcr159
Salvage operation and design help...

Ok, so I'm looking for a bit of help....

I have a pair of Paradigm Studio 60 reference towers from 1997ish and an LCR 450 (same drivers and tweeter as the studio 60's in an MBM layout). These...
Forum: Speakers   11-10-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,073
Posted By jcr159
I can't speak to the new tweeters, but I can say...

I can't speak to the new tweeters, but I can say that the damage in my case was entirely my (read: room mates) fault. I purchased mine when in college living on campus in the mid 90's, and we beat...
Forum: Speakers   11-10-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,073
Posted By jcr159
So this was my response.... Short version,...

So this was my response....

Short version, the diaphragm isn't made anymore, but they could make one for $140 + shipping

Anyone know of an alternative? It is a Studio 60 v1 for what it's...
Forum: Speakers   11-09-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,073
Posted By jcr159
Here are the pics I sent along with my service...

Here are the pics I sent along with my service request
Forum: Speakers   11-09-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,073
Posted By jcr159
So, I'm reviving an old thread.... Short...

So, I'm reviving an old thread....

Short version... I have a pair of Studio 60 v1's purchased around 1997/8 in college. I have a shredded tweeter diaphragm in one, but the speakers have been...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-04-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 1,354
Views: 108,386
Posted By jcr159
never thought of that, duh... seems obvious...

never thought of that, duh... seems obvious though, thanks!


what impact would that have to the AT characteristic of the spandex?
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   10-03-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 637
Views: 21,436
Posted By jcr159
Yeah, my bad... Thought you already had the...

Yeah, my bad... Thought you already had the hardwood... Mine is noisy from the creaks and groans of the boards moving against one another as people walk... Not so much from "footfall" as we all...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   10-03-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 637
Views: 21,436
Posted By jcr159
Good methodology. I'd be concerned about getting...

Good methodology. I'd be concerned about getting something to simulate the higher frequency "clack" you get from things like hard sole shoes though... Your impacts are probably a lot lower in...
Forum: Speakers   10-02-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3,702
Views: 160,784
Posted By jcr159
looking sharp! let us know your impressions...

looking sharp!

let us know your impressions of the sound when you can...
Forum: Audio Gear   09-30-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 393
Posted By jcr159
Are these still available?

Are these still available?
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