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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-22-2015, 11:05 AM
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Views: 102,541
Posted By KevinG
Jerry, Any chance you could update that...

Jerry,

Any chance you could update that thread with REW measurements of DIRAC instead of Audyssey? I'm wondering how obvious the differences might be in terms of ETC, for example.

Thanks!
Forum: Audio Gear   04-16-2015, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By KevinG
Sent you a PM.

Sent you a PM.
Forum: Audio Gear   04-15-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 162
Posted By KevinG
Sent you a PM. I'll take it.

Sent you a PM. I'll take it.
Forum: Audio Gear   04-09-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 207
Posted By KevinG
No problem, thanks for the update.

No problem, thanks for the update.
Forum: Audio Gear   04-09-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 207
Posted By KevinG
Did someone beat me to it via PM?

Did someone beat me to it via PM?
Forum: Audio Gear   04-08-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 207
Posted By KevinG
Bear, I'll take it. Where in PA are you? If...

Bear, I'll take it.

Where in PA are you? If close enough, we may be able to skip shipping. I'm near Philly. (Just checked, you are about as far away in PA as possible...if $80 includes...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 6,259
Posted By KevinG
Sure. In fact, IRL I'm in the risk business. ...

Sure. In fact, IRL I'm in the risk business. But that's neither here nor there. I was just pointing out that this box has risks that are very different from what we are used to. My Denon doesn't...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 6,259
Posted By KevinG
Part of the problem, as I see it, is that you are...

Part of the problem, as I see it, is that you are gambling on the longevity of the company.

Sure, I can calibrate my room now. But if I want to recalibrate (new speakers?) 3 years from now...is...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   09-08-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 1,941
Views: 169,021
Posted By KevinG
Just to add to my previous point about the SnS...

Just to add to my previous point about the SnS working if you sandwich it between layers of fabric...

Yesterday I finished my first treatment for my back wall. Up to now, all panels that I built...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   09-03-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 1,941
Views: 169,021
Posted By KevinG
Just a counter point. I built all of my wall...

Just a counter point. I built all of my wall treatments from Roxul AFB (which is effectively identical to the stuff you can get from homedepot/lowes).

It is not as rigid as OC703, but it is also...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-27-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
When I was playing with this exact same thing...

When I was playing with this exact same thing (trying to figure out why REW's volume was so different from what I expected) I bumped into the following. I only bring it up here because this list...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   07-31-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
Can we at least agree that I saw a huge...

Can we at least agree that I saw a huge improvement once the ceiling panels were added? ;-)
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   07-30-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
Hmm, you are right. I got confused by the...

Hmm, you are right.

I got confused by the "Envelope (ETC)" at the bottom of the "Filtered IR" window.

Oops...back to the drawing board.

Actually, the real Impulse Envelope (ETC) graphs show...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   07-30-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
As promised, here are my ETC differences. I...

As promised, here are my ETC differences. I haven't done any Audyssey measurements recently. As I said, I'm focusing mostly on ETC, not SPL, for now... I had massive slap echo (clapping hands, or...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   07-30-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
Very nice. Is "before" without room correction,...

Very nice. Is "before" without room correction, and after with room correction? (meaning electronic correction, not treatments).

I plan on posting before (without Audyssey), after (without...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   07-30-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
Yep, still going...just a bit slower now. :-) I...

Yep, still going...just a bit slower now. :-) I have 2 more "wall panels" mostly built, but not sure where to put them (if anywhere).

I have mental plans for how to build the rear wall panels,...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   07-30-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
I haven't done my back wall yet (that's next),...

I haven't done my back wall yet (that's next), but I did see a huge improvement when my ceiling panels went up.

Pictures here of the entire process so far:
http://imgur.com/a/YOLoo

I suspect...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-09-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 75,352
Views: 6,327,611
Posted By KevinG
I'm finally a one percenter! ;) Edit: Darn,...

I'm finally a one percenter! ;)

Edit: Darn, I misread that as 99% of everybody here...instead of 99% sure. Oh well.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-09-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 75,352
Views: 6,327,611
Posted By KevinG
Wait. Someone cares about 30khz? I haven't...

Wait. Someone cares about 30khz? I haven't heard a 20khz tone in probably 20 years! Can *any* human hear 30khz?

Should I be disappointed that my projector isn't putting out infrared light? ...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   06-24-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
Yes, I've seen that. It is interesting. ...

Yes, I've seen that. It is interesting.

However, there's also this:

http://www.gikacoustics.com/diy-acoustic-panel-frames/

which seems to indicate that the difference is very minor. In my...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   06-24-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
Thanks! It's actually just an L bracket screwed...

Thanks! It's actually just an L bracket screwed to a purpose built "stub" that comes out of the frame. It came silver, I just hit it with the same black spray paint that I am using on the wooden...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   06-24-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
My first ceiling panel is done. Taking the...

My first ceiling panel is done. Taking the advice here, I went 2x the size I was planning. When it was done, I realized that the layout of the lights in the room allows me to put 4 of these up,...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   06-20-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
Understood.

Understood.
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   06-20-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
Okay, fair enough. I'll consider the materials...

Okay, fair enough. I'll consider the materials that I've already purchased to be sunk costs, finish building what I can, and consider it "as good as it gets."
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   06-20-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 14,578
Views: 445,835
Posted By KevinG
Understood. But that's the one thing that is off...

Understood. But that's the one thing that is off limits. The room must stay the way it is (for lots of reasons).

So, to answer your questions:
1) As much as possible, given the current room...
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