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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-30-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 286
Posted By laulau
^^^^ Actually, Rythmik just introduced a new...

^^^^

Actually, Rythmik just introduced a new L12 model. It's a sealed 14" cube with a 12" driver. No details on their website yet, but there's at least one owner in the Rythmik thread...
Forum: Speakers   04-28-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 9,462
Views: 930,480
Posted By laulau
Wow! Absolutely spectacular. If I ever have the...

Wow! Absolutely spectacular. If I ever have the good fortune of being able to upgrade my ST's, this is the finish I want.

Jim, you've outdone yourself this time.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-23-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
Ah, the first L12 sighting! Since you're the...

Ah, the first L12 sighting! Since you're the first to report ownership of the L12, what more can you tell us (since it's not officially on the Rythmik website yet)?

Dimensions? Pic of the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-22-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 12,213
Views: 744,834
Posted By laulau
Turn on your AVR. Start watching a movie or...

Turn on your AVR.
Start watching a movie or listen to some music.
After the AVR has had time to warm up, touch the various areas on the top of the AVR with your hand.
Wherever your hand is when...
Forum: Speakers   04-21-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 9,462
Views: 930,480
Posted By laulau
Good to see you're still keeping an eye on us...

Good to see you're still keeping an eye on us Salk fans. Hope all is well with your family.

And in an effort to keep you engaged, is there any chance of you adding a photo of a SongTower with a...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-11-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
Assuming you've done a successful calibration of...

Assuming you've done a successful calibration of some kind, you should use the setting that gives you the biggest smile.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-10-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 12,213
Views: 744,834
Posted By laulau
dBpoweramp Reference...

dBpoweramp Reference (https://www.dbpoweramp.com/db-versions.htm) (not free) comes with a batch converter utility and can convert v9.2 WMA Lossless to FLAC (as well as a bunch of other formats). ...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   04-05-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 81,551
Posted By laulau
Thanks to this list I found out about the Yo-Yo...

Thanks to this list I found out about the Yo-Yo Ma Morricone disc a year or two back and still enjoy it immensely to this day.

After many years, my benchmark discs are still from Flim & The BB's...
Forum: Speakers   03-24-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 9,462
Views: 930,480
Posted By laulau
Jim Salk has posted a video on Youtube where he...

Jim Salk has posted a video on Youtube where he talks about the story of the SongTower speaker.

An interesting and nicely produced video, IMO.

(Jim's new link is in post #9401...
Forum: Speakers   03-21-2015, 02:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 855
Posted By laulau
^^^^ Since you aren't averse to...

^^^^

Since you aren't averse to Internet-direct companies, how about the Salk Soundscape 8 (http://www.salksound.com/soundscape%208%20home.htm). They are $7999 for any of the high quality...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-14-2015, 01:06 AM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
You are likely driving your sub/amp to clipping. ...

You are likely driving your sub/amp to clipping.
Post #8249 (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/113-subwoofers-bass-transducers/1214550-official-rythmik-audio-subwoofer-thread-207.html#post22934286)...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-12-2015, 12:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By laulau
^^^ My preference is to play bandlimited...

^^^

My preference is to play bandlimited noise (http://www.audiocheck.net/download.php?filename=Audio/audiocheck.net_bandlimited_20Hz_80Hz.wav) (like this one from Audiocheck.net...
Forum: Speakers   03-10-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 9,462
Views: 930,480
Posted By laulau
Beauties! What veneer is that, Figured Maple? ...

Beauties! What veneer is that, Figured Maple? What's your impression of them compared to your STs.

Do find that your center is still voiced the same as the H2TL? ...or do you have other plans...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-07-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
For the PEQ I would try (to start off with): ...

For the PEQ I would try (to start off with):
Gain = -3dB
Bandwidth = Max
Freq = 20

Also, since the peaks at 12Hz and 18Hz show up in all your graphs regardless of sub position/EQ/xover, you'd...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-06-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
I'm no EE, but what the hell does that mean? ...

I'm no EE, but what the hell does that mean? "circuit mental ability"? Really?

Googled that quote and it seems that safeextensioncord.info is the only website containing those words and it says...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-26-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
See the link in my sig for my setup document that...

See the link in my sig for my setup document that might come in handy.

In a nutshell -
1. Find the best location (do the Subwoofer Crawl).
2. Configure the sub pre-Audyssey.
3. Run Audyssey,...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-25-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,260
Posted By laulau
Hmm, you have a fantastic speaker system, it's...

Hmm, you have a fantastic speaker system, it's somewhat surprising that you're 95% HT with that setup.

In any case, with a such small room, a $1500 budget and a desire to limit your system to one...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-21-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
Nice use of the Rythmik's PEQ. Looks like...

Nice use of the Rythmik's PEQ.

Looks like some Salk Songtowers hiding behind your Clydesdale. ;) Did you go with the RAAL or OW tweeters?
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-13-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 968
Posted By laulau
^^^ Might be some helpful stuff in my setup...

^^^

Might be some helpful stuff in my setup doc. Link is in my sig.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-13-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 968
Posted By laulau
lol, that's the first thing I thought of too!

lol, that's the first thing I thought of too!
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-13-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
Now that's what I'm talkin' about! Congrats.

Now that's what I'm talkin' about!

Congrats.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-30-2015, 01:16 AM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
Well, a quick review of the specs and quick...

Well, a quick review of the specs and quick guides reveals some obvious differences:
F12
1. A smaller physical size - which may factor into any WAF/placement issues.
2. A robust aluminum cone on...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-23-2015, 01:02 AM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
For several years I was very happy with a single...

For several years I was very happy with a single F12 in my 2100-ish cubic feet listening area (I eventually upgraded to dual F12s, but that decision was mostly driven by my OCD tendencies, not by...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-13-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
^^^ Yup, cable TV coax was the cause of my...

^^^

Yup, cable TV coax was the cause of my hum also. I fixed it after reading this article (http://www.audioholics.com/home-theater-connection/ground-loops-eliminating-system-hum-and-buzz) and...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   01-08-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 18,354
Views: 1,423,819
Posted By laulau
Hey that looks familiar! ;) Actually, I've...

Hey that looks familiar! ;)

Actually, I've updated that document (mainly to make it a little more readable) a few times since I originally put it out there - might want to grab the latest one...
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