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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-26-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 769
Posted By eljaycanuck
It's an expression that essentially means "Pick...

It's an expression that essentially means "Pick either one."



You found it earlier, so how did you lose it? Just click on either one of the links I provided earlier and you'll find it again. ...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-26-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 769
Posted By eljaycanuck
Both. Flip a coin and buy one.

Both. Flip a coin and buy one.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-26-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 94
Posted By eljaycanuck
The least expensive option is the Premier...

The least expensive option is the Premier Acoustic PA-150, which is reputed to be an output monster (albeit with less extension that competing subs). It usually retails for $499 at Amazon.com, but...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-26-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 769
Posted By eljaycanuck
According to data-bass.com, both drivers are very...

According to data-bass.com, both drivers are very good:
TC Sounds, Pro 5100 (http://www.data-bass.com/data?page=driver&id=11)
B&C Speakers, 21SW152-4...
Forum: Speakers   05-26-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 244
Posted By eljaycanuck
- 2.0 in the home office and the family room -...

- 2.0 in the home office and the family room
- 2.1 (and occasionally 5.1) in the HT
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-26-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 769
Posted By eljaycanuck
gopala33, your key criterion for a subwoofer...

gopala33, your key criterion for a subwoofer appears to be good overall output for music. (You keep mentioning deep bass, but you don't seem to care about movies, which is where the deep bass...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-25-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 769
Posted By eljaycanuck
sittin' in my room ain't no doom and gloom ...

sittin' in my room
ain't no doom and gloom
got the boomy boom boom
with the subs a-kickin'
and the WAF ain't bitchin'
and my finger's itchin'
just to turn it up-up-up...

:cool:
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-21-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 306
Posted By eljaycanuck
Can you adjust it? If so, it may simply have...

Can you adjust it? If so, it may simply have shifted during transport. If you can't adjust it - or if you can adjust it but you can't get it to throw a good image - you may have a problem;...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-21-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 268
Posted By eljaycanuck
Huh. I'm pretty sure I checked his profile after...

Huh. I'm pretty sure I checked his profile after I replied to his post and IIRC he had about a half-dozen posts. Weird. Oh, well...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-21-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 268
Posted By eljaycanuck
Maybe he had second thoughts about what he'd...

Maybe he had second thoughts about what he'd written and removed it? (I've done that on the odd occasion.)
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-21-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 2,614
Posted By eljaycanuck
Ingredients: 1. A smaller room. 2. A few...

Ingredients:
1. A smaller room.
2. A few powerful sealed subs.
3. Speakers that can play cleanly at loud volume.
4. Loud volume.


Blend, serve and enjoy. :)
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FWIW: A...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-21-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 268
Posted By eljaycanuck
That would explain why techadmin's train...

That would explain why techadmin's train exploded. :)
Forum: Speakers   05-21-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 293
Posted By eljaycanuck
HSU HC-1 MK2...

HSU HC-1 MK2 (http://hsuresearch.com/products/hc-1.html), currently on sale for $219 + $30 shipping.


Add a pair of matching HB-1 MK2 (http://hsuresearch.com/products/hb-1.html) bookshelf...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-21-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 148
Posted By eljaycanuck
Would it "really help"? Probably not, especially...

Would it "really help"? Probably not, especially if you aren't currently noticing any performance deficiencies when playing at louder volumes.


If you think you might benefit from external...
Forum: Speakers   05-21-2015, 04:16 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 536
Posted By eljaycanuck
It hovers around 0dB.

It hovers around 0dB.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-20-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 321
Posted By eljaycanuck
The VTF-3 MK5 is in a completely different price...

The VTF-3 MK5 is in a completely different price and performance class than the LV12R. If you've got the budget for it, get it.

The KRK sub is cute! :)
Forum: Speakers   05-20-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 470
Posted By eljaycanuck
+1! :cool:

+1! :cool:
Forum: Speakers   05-20-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 536
Posted By eljaycanuck
I generally don't run my CC hot, but occasionally...

I generally don't run my CC hot, but occasionally I come across a movie that has dialogue mixed way too low, so I bump the CC level up by 2-3dB to compensate.
Forum: Speakers   05-20-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 470
Posted By eljaycanuck
IMO, nothing. Wait until you're dissatisfied...

IMO, nothing. Wait until you're dissatisfied with something - or you realize that you want something that your current set-up isn't delivering - and then upgrade.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-20-2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 552
Posted By eljaycanuck
Stop reading, buy the sub and start enjoying! :D

Stop reading, buy the sub and start enjoying! :D
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-20-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 268
Posted By eljaycanuck
Except that frequencies below 80Hz (generally...

Except that frequencies below 80Hz (generally speaking) are not "localizable", effectively rendering the subwoofer a non-directional source of sound.



Problem is, when the jet flies overhead...
Forum: Speakers   05-20-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 265
Posted By eljaycanuck
The Studio 20s would be my choice. :) ...

The Studio 20s would be my choice. :)


One option for a pair of new speakers in the same price range as those used ones is the HSU HB-1 MK2 (http://hsuresearch.com/products/hb-1.html),...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-19-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 330
Posted By eljaycanuck
Both have 150W (continuous/RMS) amps and...

Both have 150W (continuous/RMS) amps and extension that does not break the 30Hz (+/-3dB) barrier. I wouldn't bother with them. The SVS subs will easily trounce them in both overall output and...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-19-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 330
Posted By eljaycanuck
SVS PB-1000 or SB-1000 ($499, shipped, with free...

SVS PB-1000 or SB-1000 ($499, shipped, with free return shipping within 45 days)
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   05-19-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 650
Posted By eljaycanuck
+1 to the comments stating that: - neither...

+1 to the comments stating that:
- neither expense is an investment; and
- you can have both for $100K (or less).


:)
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