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Forum: Audio Gear   02-23-2016, 04:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 591
Posted By bass addict
I'm getting nervous. I sold my A5000, and...

I'm getting nervous. I sold my A5000, and replaced with the 3050 (still unopened in box) and now I see all you guys upgrading to the 5100. :(
Forum: Audio Gear   02-17-2016, 09:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 265
Posted By bass addict
Have you thought about selling your skis and then...

Have you thought about selling your skis and then using the funds to purchase what you'd really like? Would open up a ton more options. Those older skis are still fairly popular and should sell...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-13-2016, 11:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 149
Posted By bass addict
I think you might be over complicating it a bit...

I think you might be over complicating it a bit lol.



Course thread drywall are just fine. I've had mine in for almost ten years now with no issues. Screws just need to be long enough to offer...
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-12-2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 6,833
Posted By bass addict
I've been waiting patiently for this review....

I've been waiting patiently for this review. There has received much criticism online about this film, and I find my thoughts generally line up pretty closely with yours on most movies you review.
...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-11-2016, 02:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By bass addict
A riser can be added on top of existing flooring...

A riser can be added on top of existing flooring without any problem. You are going to want to make sure when building it that it isn't tied into the existing walls. Just built to suit your...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-08-2016, 04:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By bass addict
I run Volt 10 sides, backs, and Atmos but I'll...

I run Volt 10 sides, backs, and Atmos but I'll defer to Big on this one. :cool:
Forum: Audio Gear   02-08-2016, 03:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 252
Posted By bass addict
What a great deal. If it falls through hit me up.

What a great deal. If it falls through hit me up.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-08-2016, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By bass addict
M, While you have a lot of valid points,...

M,

While you have a lot of valid points, have you heard the newer Volts offered by DIYSG lately? I think you might be surprised at just how musical the Volt 10 is. There are quite a few people...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-08-2016, 12:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 409
Posted By bass addict
While detaching your stage from your wall is...

While detaching your stage from your wall is common practice; I think a lot of this info has just been passed around for years without too much thought being put into why. I have 6 18's sitting on my...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-08-2016, 10:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 409
Posted By bass addict
The sand helps to act as a dampener. It may be...

The sand helps to act as a dampener. It may be sitting directly on a slab, but most of the dampening has long been absorbed before it reaches it. It's similar to green glue in the fact that even with...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-08-2016, 09:11 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,771
Posted By bass addict
Coming together nicely. The SVS's bring back...

Coming together nicely. The SVS's bring back memories. My first "real" sub was a pair of 16-46pc+'s back in the day. My wife was a real trooper allowing two water heaters to hang around in the living...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-08-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By bass addict
Quite a few of us run coaxials as surrounds and...

Quite a few of us run coaxials as surrounds and they perform quite admirably. Most coaxials have a very wide dispersion pattern which lends nicely to multiple seating positions. The Volt 6/8/10...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-06-2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By bass addict
While I usually concur with sdurani; we have...

While I usually concur with sdurani; we have differing opinions on this matter. For a one row theater, sides mounted at or in front of the listening position work great. For a two row theater, the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-06-2016, 01:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By bass addict
Before theater upgrade 3.0 lol, I had my rears...

Before theater upgrade 3.0 lol, I had my rears roughly only about 3' apart when I mounted them inside my columns. Before that I had them on my wall spaced about 6' apart, and honestly, I couldn't...
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-06-2016, 12:23 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 7,581
Posted By bass addict
LOL. Agree wholeheartedly. Even DTS:X...

LOL.



Agree wholeheartedly. Even DTS:X couldn't tempt me with another viewing.
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-06-2016, 09:02 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 7,581
Posted By bass addict
And????

And????
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-06-2016, 08:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By bass addict
I have a room size close to yours at 10' 8" x 21...

I have a room size close to yours at 10' 8" x 21 x 9. My recommendations would be:

1) If you are optimizing for first and second row you might move your side surrounds back to the 110degree point...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-02-2016, 01:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 602
Posted By bass addict
First reflection points are generally treated...

First reflection points are generally treated with absorption. A minimum of 2" is recommended but thicker is always better (2" with air gap or 4").
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-02-2016, 09:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 66
Posted By bass addict
I did a shadowbox setup on mine with about 1'...

I did a shadowbox setup on mine with about 1' velvet panels extending out on the sides of the screen. Makes a noticeable difference.

I got reflections about 3' from the sides of the screen (satin...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-01-2016, 11:09 AM
Replies: 11,470
Views: 1,461,602
Posted By bass addict
It's interesting how things have changed over the...

It's interesting how things have changed over the years. When building my first theater the advice was; 1" linacoustic on the front and sidewalls up to just above ear level, and poly batting on the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-01-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 4,332
Posted By bass addict
How narrow is your room? I have a fairly narrow...

How narrow is your room? I have a fairly narrow room at 10' 6" and I went with 3.5" deep columns. I then built my own cab to house Volt 10's and semi flushed then into the side and back wall. Side...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-01-2016, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 85
Posted By bass addict
There are many diagrams posted on the Atmos...

There are many diagrams posted on the Atmos thread stickied at the top of the page.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-01-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 356
Posted By bass addict
So I guess in real life there are no sounds that...

So I guess in real life there are no sounds that come from behind? It that works for you, who are we to say differently.

Myself, and I'd wager to say 99.9999999% of everyone else; will stick...
Forum: Audio Gear   01-30-2016, 03:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 469
Posted By bass addict
It would probably help to list your location.

It would probably help to list your location.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-30-2016, 12:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 682
Posted By bass addict
I run a Monster Power battery backup on my...

I run a Monster Power battery backup on my projector and mini 4x10. This protects my bulb and the dreaded speaker turn on thump. :)

Power outages are pretty rare in my area, but I figure if it...
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