AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 384
Search took 0.25 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: clpetersen
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-11-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 371
Posted By clpetersen
Second this vote. Have an ATI 2-channel amp;...

Second this vote. Have an ATI 2-channel amp; totally reliable, no-nonsense amplifier. ATI recently introduced Hypex N-core into their multichannel set-ups. You can buy/add anywhere from 2-7 channels.
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   04-26-2017, 12:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 587
Posted By clpetersen
It depends. I used to own the NAD 356BEE with on...

It depends. I used to own the NAD 356BEE with on board DAC - very nice.
The 356 should provide enough power (80 watts as I recall) for a 10x10 room. There are small form factor amps that would also...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   04-18-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 3,119
Posted By clpetersen
I also have Aerial Acoustics speakers. ...

I also have Aerial Acoustics speakers.

Thanks for the advice!
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   04-18-2017, 12:36 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 3,119
Posted By clpetersen
Well G_Bartman you may the one to ask, but any...

Well G_Bartman you may the one to ask, but any others with experience welcome to chime in.

Right now we have two 2-channel systems, both with good electronics and speakers.
System 1 - music only,...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   04-04-2017, 01:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 289
Posted By clpetersen
Tend to agree with the above. The Sonos DAC is...

Tend to agree with the above. The Sonos DAC is fine, though getting on in years. A lot of what you may hear depends on the rest of your system and your listening environment.
Modern DACs (chips at...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   03-31-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Posted By clpetersen
Agreed. The Harrison attenuators are good...

Agreed. The Harrison attenuators are good products. I have used for them for the same purpose.
Forum: CD Players & Dedicated Music Transports   03-13-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 421,909
Posted By clpetersen
Hello Marc - have not been on this forum since...

Hello Marc - have not been on this forum since December.

However, I do have a fully functional 03HD that is not being used.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-28-2017, 03:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 487
Posted By clpetersen
Well, I suspect more than few on this forum...

Well, I suspect more than few on this forum listened to the physics lectures.....:)

So, I looked at the specs for the Denon as well as the Emotiva.

Details:
- The Emotive XPA3 has a gain of...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   01-26-2017, 11:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 242
Posted By clpetersen
Great album. I use the track 'Keith Don't Go' as...

Great album. I use the track 'Keith Don't Go' as a demo track when checking out speakers. I suspect a lot of people use this track.

Here is a link about the song itself, in case you are...
Forum: CD Players & Dedicated Music Transports   01-17-2017, 06:36 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 421,909
Posted By clpetersen
Sorry, I never had these specific issues.

Sorry, I never had these specific issues.
Forum: CD Players & Dedicated Music Transports   01-09-2017, 11:17 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 421,909
Posted By clpetersen
Hello Hoo Fighter - -there are some fixes...

Hello Hoo Fighter -
-there are some fixes posted on this forum for getting internet radio to work again if you are interested.

I also replaced the hard drive on the 06HD; not because the original...
Forum: CD Players & Dedicated Music Transports   12-27-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 421,909
Posted By clpetersen
Agreed. I sold my 06HD for about 1/2 of what I...

Agreed. I sold my 06HD for about 1/2 of what I paid for, 2 years old, in flawless condition. And I paid 1/2 of list price (made low offer in one of Olive's auctions, and they accepted). And I sold to...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   12-20-2016, 08:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 429
Posted By clpetersen
I don't have a unicorn, but agree with above. ...

I don't have a unicorn, but agree with above.

The Laspada look well made, but you can do better price-wise.
-Monoprice
-BlueJeans
-KnuKonceptz

I have used all three, BlueJeans is my go-to...
Forum: CD Players & Dedicated Music Transports   12-20-2016, 07:41 AM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 421,909
Posted By clpetersen
hello Gertjan - I do have the last versions from...

hello Gertjan - I do have the last versions from Olive (03, 04, 06 HD recovery files).
I can upload them to a dropbox or similar. Can you send me a PM with upload info, or I can add you to my...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   12-01-2016, 01:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 404
Posted By clpetersen
For $80 you can get a good quality Dayton Audio...

For $80 you can get a good quality Dayton Audio 60W/channel amp from Parts Express. Tiny form factor. Accepts regular RCA inputs as well as std phone jack (i.e. for connecting your phone or music...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   11-30-2016, 07:53 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,227
Posted By clpetersen
This is an endless discussion. The often quoted...

This is an endless discussion. The often quoted paper:
http://people.xiph.org/~xiphmont/demo/neil-young.html
is worth reading. It also appears to be one of the few out there.

I think an article...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   10-12-2016, 02:55 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 2,042
Posted By clpetersen
I am not the exhaustive expert here - there are a...

I am not the exhaustive expert here - there are a couple around on these forums - however audio is similar and fundamentally different than double blind studies in medicine.

Here is my audio...
Forum: CD Players & Dedicated Music Transports   10-11-2016, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3,753
Views: 421,909
Posted By clpetersen
can you connect to the olive at all? on a mac...

can you connect to the olive at all?
on a mac you can try connecting to a server (Finder-->Go-->Connect to server), then input the IP address the Olive 06 gives.

When I still had the 06HD I used...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-06-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 314
Posted By clpetersen
Excellent. Thanks for the detailed explanation....

Excellent. Thanks for the detailed explanation. So, that will save some bucks on the next amp upgrade...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-03-2016, 12:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 314
Posted By clpetersen
Yes, threads have a way of getting hi-jacked. ...

Yes, threads have a way of getting hi-jacked.

To your question re: measurements - here is link to detailed measurements of the NAD M22, which uses the same amplifier building block as the M27...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-03-2016, 11:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 314
Posted By clpetersen
Watt Calculation

Great posts, Giegar -
Quick question on how these numbers are calculated - I am looking at a similar upgrade question. For 100 dBSPL from a 90 dB sensitivity speaker at 10 ft (lets say 3.3 meters),...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-28-2016, 07:05 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 40,572
Posted By clpetersen
24 bit from Sonos

We are running a Sonos Connect into the coax digital input of the HA-1, playing music from a library on a NAS, ripped primarily into ALAC (and some FLAC).

When playing content from this library on...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-20-2016, 01:29 PM
Replies: 599
Views: 40,572
Posted By clpetersen
Nice set-up. I have an HA-1 followed by an ATI...

Nice set-up. I have an HA-1 followed by an ATI amp as well, older model (1202) to Aerial Acoustic Speakers (7T). Thinking strongly about the (new) 4002, same design as 6002, just slightly lower...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   09-16-2016, 08:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 358
Posted By clpetersen
We use Chromecast and Sonos in the office, and...

We use Chromecast and Sonos in the office, and Sonos at home ( I set up both systems).
For multiroom support, compatibility with every music service out there, lossless playback (though not hi-rez...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-15-2016, 06:06 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 1,449
Posted By clpetersen
No doubt about JRiver; I use JRiver to rip and...

No doubt about JRiver; I use JRiver to rip and manage my library as well.
But can the JRiver WAV file metadata be read correctly by Sonos, Bluesound, Lumin, etc., etc.? The FLAC and ALAC files can...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 384

 
Forum Jump: