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Forum: Speakers   02-28-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 22
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Posted By Elihawk
Agree completely...no way, with a 1000 dollar...

Agree completely...no way, with a 1000 dollar budget, you should buy a 5-600 hundred dollar AV receiver. 2-300 dollars at most! A great AV Rec won't make mediocre speaker sound great...I bought my...
Forum: Speakers   02-27-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 221
Posted By Elihawk
Friends don't let friends passive bi-amp...unless...

Friends don't let friends passive bi-amp...unless they are speaker wire salespersons!
Forum: Speakers   02-27-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 221
Posted By Elihawk
probably no disadvantages, but definately no...

probably no disadvantages, but definately no benefits!
Forum: Speakers   02-26-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 235
Posted By Elihawk
Sigh...

Sigh...
Forum: Speakers   02-26-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 176
Posted By Elihawk
I am not a B$W fan either (mostly based on...

I am not a B$W fan either (mostly based on price/value) but that is one laid back, neutral speaker. Harsh is not how I would describe it...but I haven't heard all of the B$W speaker lines, so...
Forum: Speakers   02-26-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 113
Posted By Elihawk
Just asking, but does wireless signal undergo any...

Just asking, but does wireless signal undergo any kind of compression? Is the signal identical to that going through wires?
Forum: Speakers   02-26-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 170
Posted By Elihawk
I agree with Bill...two more speakers may play...

I agree with Bill...two more speakers may play louder, but won't improve the sound quality. And my guess is that you are also missing the dynamic sound of the Klipsch compression driver...some love...
Forum: Speakers   02-25-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,203
Posted By Elihawk
This thread is about as useful as a pair of...

This thread is about as useful as a pair of glasses for a blind man...
Forum: Speakers   02-25-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 175
Posted By Elihawk
With a 1000 speaker budget, including sub (or...

With a 1000 speaker budget, including sub (or even 1,500), I would not buy a 650-900 dollar receiver! So let assume a total budget of 2000-2200 (assuming your were willing to buy a ~700 receiver and...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-25-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 475
Posted By Elihawk
Yea, my Outlaw LFM-1 plus was outstanding right...

Yea, my Outlaw LFM-1 plus was outstanding right out of the box!
Forum: Speakers   02-24-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 598
Posted By Elihawk
AT is an acoustically transparent screen. Simple...

AT is an acoustically transparent screen. Simple means you speakers can be placed behind the screen and the "moved air" will not move the screen.
I would add the Outlaw X12 to you subwoofer search...
Forum: Speakers   02-24-2015, 05:12 AM
Replies: 4,580
Views: 193,639
Posted By Elihawk
Has anyone tried to repair chips to the Red Burl...

Has anyone tried to repair chips to the Red Burl finish? My overly enthusiastic dog knocked on of my e5Ti over when I first got it and for some reason, it was bothering me last night. Got a small...
Forum: Speakers   02-23-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 176
Posted By Elihawk
For HT, a sub is almost a requirement, IMHO, so i...

For HT, a sub is almost a requirement, IMHO, so i think you will be best of with the PSB or another quality bookshelf in conjunction with a good budget sub would be my recommend. From what I...
Forum: Speakers   02-23-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,203
Posted By Elihawk
While I love the HT hobby, I also have a...

While I love the HT hobby, I also have a life...so calculating the capacitance of my wire, well, I just don't care!
Forum: Speakers   02-21-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 1,630
Posted By Elihawk
I have compared two speakers on your list side by...

I have compared two speakers on your list side by side. EMP and the Infinity p163. The EMP e5bi is a better speaker, IMHO...however, right now I think 225/pr, so the Infinity can often be found...
Forum: Speakers   02-21-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 4,580
Views: 193,639
Posted By Elihawk
Speaker of screen, anyone know the video quality...

Speaker of screen, anyone know the video quality difference between and white screen and a black one? Any?
Forum: Speakers   02-21-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4,580
Views: 193,639
Posted By Elihawk
The tough thing would be fitting the 10 foot...

The tough thing would be fitting the 10 foot screen!
Forum: Speakers   02-20-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 250
Posted By Elihawk
The biggest problem with modern day Bose, is your...

The biggest problem with modern day Bose, is your are paying for fairly "of questionable worth" technology..so those budget speakers, in terms of cost to produce, suddenly become priced out of the...
Forum: Speakers   02-20-2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 56
Posted By Elihawk
Like the majority of soundbars, the POLK is...

Like the majority of soundbars, the POLK is powered and I don't think has any speaker connections for rear surrounds. If your freind gets a receiver, I am not sure how you can designate the sound...
Forum: Speakers   02-20-2015, 05:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 250
Posted By Elihawk
Except the OP ASKED for our opinion...sure he...

Except the OP ASKED for our opinion...sure he should get what sounds good to him, but that doesn't mean posters shouldn't suggest alternatives.

To the OP, I agree, however. If you like Bose, why...
Forum: Speakers   02-19-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 873
Posted By Elihawk
I got mySM450 for right around 200/pr from New...

I got mySM450 for right around 200/pr from New Egg about two years ago. Every once in awhile, they still are that low. For that price, just a really good speaker! For list price (599.00/pr I think),...
Forum: Speakers   02-19-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 873
Posted By Elihawk
Modern Speaker are generally more sensivitve and...

Modern Speaker are generally more sensivitve and often designed to not hit as low as stereo speakers from the 70/80 era...and sure, there have been some electronic and driver updates, but in general,...
Forum: Speakers   02-18-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 222
Posted By Elihawk
I think the point still stands, even if you have...

I think the point still stands, even if you have your "go to" HT room...rather than try to do two mediocre second/third media rooms, do a second one well and just put something better than TV...
Forum: Speakers   02-18-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4,580
Views: 193,639
Posted By Elihawk
Yea, I guess I better lose some weight...and...

Yea, I guess I better lose some weight...and height! :)
Forum: Speakers   02-18-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 222
Posted By Elihawk
And if this is any kind of modern place, those...

And if this is any kind of modern place, those rooms might be "open" to other area...subwoofer recommends need to know this, along with the heights of your ceilings.
But I agree with Rob, just get a...
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