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Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-13-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 267
Views: 5,766
Posted By pstrisik
For the Dexter Gordon fans, check out the movie...

For the Dexter Gordon fans, check out the movie he starred in:

http://www.amazon.com/Round-Midnight-Dexter-Gordon/dp/B0016OM3TU/ref=sr_1_1?s=movies-tv&ie=UTF8&qid=1442157279&sr=1-1

and.. Herbie...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-27-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 826
Posted By pstrisik
Hey, thanks to both of you for the explanations. ...

Hey, thanks to both of you for the explanations. My head swims a little, but the learning is a work in progress.
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-27-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 826
Posted By pstrisik
If I'm not misunderstanding, it reads like jitter...

If I'm not misunderstanding, it reads like jitter is the result of mechanical operations. If one rips a CD to lossless digital file, would any jitter be encoded within that file, or would it be...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-26-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 826
Posted By pstrisik
No, no. I was only responding the sarcastic...

No, no. I was only responding the sarcastic comment about sugar pills. I did quote that statement in my reply.

And I believe that sarcasm was in response to my comment that the placebo effect...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-25-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 826
Posted By pstrisik
The placebo effect in medicine is well documented.

The placebo effect in medicine is well documented.
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-25-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 826
Posted By pstrisik
Probably true. You'd be hearing a lot more about...

Probably true. You'd be hearing a lot more about the devices if it were black and white difference. As far as I'm concerned though, there is absolutely nothing wrong with placebo. If you think you...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-25-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 826
Posted By pstrisik
Good plan, generally what I do. The...

Good plan, generally what I do.

The empirical evidence that mosts folks rely on here is double blind listening tests. It is not the be all end all IMO, but that is a separate debate. The...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-25-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 826
Posted By pstrisik
What did you expect posting a query like this in...

What did you expect posting a query like this in AVS? <== serious, not sarcastic.
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-19-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 894
Posted By pstrisik
Ghent shipped my amp by UPS. Took five days. ...

Ghent shipped my amp by UPS. Took five days. Shipping was included in price of amp. I'm not sure what he does for shipping cables.
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   08-18-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 894
Posted By pstrisik
I have had dealings with Ghent. He is in China,...

I have had dealings with Ghent. He is in China, but cares about his products and has been patient and helpful with me. I have one of his amps and he did some custom modifications in the design for...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   07-23-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 270
Posted By pstrisik
Well, it will come down to whether I want to risk...

Well, it will come down to whether I want to risk the hassle and one way shipping costs to find out. The CXN would be the safe bet with sound likely very similar to the SM6.

Sorry, I'm not in the...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   07-22-2015, 10:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 270
Posted By pstrisik
Not yet. Crutchfield hasn't had it in stock yet....

Not yet. Crutchfield hasn't had it in stock yet. You are voicing my fear that it might sound too forward or bright to me. Crutchfield makes it pretty much risk free to try. If I return it, I'm...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-01-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 22,761
Views: 1,567,556
Posted By pstrisik
Back on topic :D..... base/bass,...

Back on topic :D.....

base/bass, dampening/damping
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   06-30-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 588
Posted By pstrisik
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XagQ3owbBEM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XagQ3owbBEM
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   06-07-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 270
Posted By pstrisik
If you like the SM6, consider getting V2 for less...

If you like the SM6, consider getting V2 for less than $1000 on Audiogon or, even better, take a look at Cambridge Audio's replacements, the CXN ($1100 new) or the upscale Azur 851N ($1800 new).
...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   06-07-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 270
Posted By pstrisik
Do you have the SM6 v1 or v2? V1, the original,...

Do you have the SM6 v1 or v2? V1, the original, won't play 24/192 files. Only up to 24/96.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-10-2015, 09:51 AM
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Posted By pstrisik
Less and less, unfortunately. We can only hope...

Less and less, unfortunately. We can only hope it's temporary. (no smiley attached)
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   03-31-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,153
Posted By pstrisik
CJ warranty is three years from purchase or five...

CJ warranty is three years from purchase or five years from manufacturing.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-19-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 22,761
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Posted By pstrisik
I believe you can only do a low pass frequency...

I believe you can only do a low pass frequency that high is with the LFE input. From the specs of the FV15HP:
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-19-2015, 09:08 AM
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Posted By pstrisik
@ Brian, I have my pairs of 8" drivers and...

@ Brian,

I have my pairs of 8" drivers and HX300 M7 mod amps and waiting for cabinets.

Meanwhile, can you specify what the bass extension settings / HPF now are? My best guess is "High" =...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-27-2015, 09:59 PM
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Views: 1,567,556
Posted By pstrisik
I shall be one of the pioneers :). Thanks...

I shall be one of the pioneers :).

Thanks to Brian's introduction of the DIY 8" driver, mid-bass module offering and his generous consultation, I have on order a pair of the "CI kit M1: one HX300...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-27-2015, 08:47 AM
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Posted By pstrisik
FWIW, my room is >5000 cubic feet and two F12's...

FWIW, my room is >5000 cubic feet and two F12's are more than enough.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-24-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 22,761
Views: 1,567,556
Posted By pstrisik
I had the same issue and an isolator took care of...

I had the same issue and an isolator took care of it 100%.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-24-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 22,761
Views: 1,567,556
Posted By pstrisik
That is my hopeful plan. I'm waiting to hear...

That is my hopeful plan. I'm waiting to hear back from Brian. Looks like he is back - just posted (hi Brian!), so I will be talking with him.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-24-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 22,761
Views: 1,567,556
Posted By pstrisik
I appreciate your thoughts. I wouldn't use a...

I appreciate your thoughts.

I wouldn't use a built in xover. I assume you mean speaker level inputs that would high pass filter to the mains. I have single driver speakers without crossovers, so...
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