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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-20-2016, 11:44 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
OK Since we have veered into Star Wars...

OK
Since we have veered into Star Wars territory I will give you my take. Episodes I,II,III were weak. II and III were OK but nothing special. I really hated with a passion the bastard versions...
Forum: Speakers   07-19-2016, 04:36 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
The little clip sounded like a cool number. Now,...

The little clip sounded like a cool number. Now, I have been a Focal fan for well over 15 years. The only speakers "I" thought were bright were the older 926, 936 etc... series. Starting with the...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   07-17-2016, 02:06 PM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
I wish I knew where Craig was. I have watched a...

I wish I knew where Craig was. I have watched a few movies since he came by. Looper was the latest. All I can say is Looper + my system= :).
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-14-2016, 01:15 PM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
You see, I like the tactile feel of the chair...

You see, I like the tactile feel of the chair moving. Whether it's TDKR (airplane in the beginning) or EOT, I really like the physical aspect. So while I only have one sub, having the Crowson gives...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-14-2016, 12:59 PM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
I think I understand what you mean. Either way,...

I think I understand what you mean. Either way, that is some serious power. Whatever it ends up being, I am sure the HP's and F18's will really set anybody up for massive bass :eek:. I am still in...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-14-2016, 08:19 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
Sounds like you are setting up to have some...

Sounds like you are setting up to have some killer bass. I am sure it will take some EQ to get everything to play nice. This is from the F18 thread and why I mentioned the 1300 watt thing. Our...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-14-2016, 07:58 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
Chuck, not to high jack Matt's thread but are you...

Chuck, not to high jack Matt's thread but are you using the master/slave(man I hate using that word even for subs) setup? Or is it just 2 Submersive+ subs and the 4 F18's. That will quite the low...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   07-09-2016, 11:57 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
My home theater is really done. I won't normally...

My home theater is really done. I won't normally have major updates anymore because I don't see my self doing any changes. Future updates will probably just involve 4k. With a player or drive to...
Forum: Community News & Polls   07-08-2016, 05:29 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
Now this is one of the nicest, cleanest looking...

Now this is one of the nicest, cleanest looking theaters I have seen. I love the room. I love your choice of speakers, amps, etc... I have always been curious about Aerial speakers. The seem like...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-06-2016, 04:47 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
Man alive Matt, that room is super. It's come a...

Man alive Matt, that room is super. It's come a long way from just being an empty space :). I know it's been a lot of work and I am also very impressed with the physical work you do on your own. ...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-28-2016, 03:10 PM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
I will have a keen eye on the look out. Weekends...

I will have a keen eye on the look out. Weekends work for me for an opening. If not, we will schedule something. And if ever you are up my way, you are certainly welcome to check out my little...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-28-2016, 04:27 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
That is one sweet looking room Matt. Congrats on...

That is one sweet looking room Matt. Congrats on the progress. I can't wait to see the seats and equipment room.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-01-2016, 03:20 PM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
My room isn't setup like that. All my vents are...

My room isn't setup like that. All my vents are on the ceiling and they are not close to my amps. There really is no way to re do the room or equipment any other way. I will just stick with fans...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   06-01-2016, 12:38 PM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
Looking forward to seeing what will be powering...

Looking forward to seeing what will be powering all these speakers. In a few weeks I will get my Bryston connected back up. I may get something that is not so hot in a few years. With the air on...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   05-29-2016, 09:46 PM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
OK. I know I am L.D and all, but I need more...

OK. I know I am L.D and all, but I need more explanation on why you need to drill almost 11,000 holes in wood. What purpose does it serve and there isn't a ready made product that would do the same...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-27-2016, 04:55 PM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
The Ceiling fan is quite, but the floor standing...

The Ceiling fan is quite, but the floor standing one would drive you nuts :p. I am used to it. With TV you notice it more. If you are watching a movie, it's not that bad. I can keep it on the...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-26-2016, 11:22 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
I have been doing some research and it seems...

I have been doing some research and it seems you're right. There is no way to easily convert watts to degrees.
There a few if's in play here. If I close my door and if I don't have both fans on,...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-26-2016, 05:57 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
I just wish there was a way to convert either...

I just wish there was a way to convert either watts or heat distribution that it is putting out into actual temperature.
For instance if you look at
Max. Wattage 1562W
Max. Heat Dissipation 762W...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-25-2016, 04:57 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
I agree with that. I used to have a thermometer...

I agree with that. I used to have a thermometer that you could put on a wood burning stove, but I am not sure if I still have it. I guess I could try and find a cheap in room one to use. But...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-24-2016, 04:40 PM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
Oh it's been like that plenty of times. That's...

Oh it's been like that plenty of times. That's why I have to try and keep the lights off and at least one fan on. But sometimes, it's not as good as it should be. I always get told it's because I...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-24-2016, 08:35 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
So If I notice a difference with the door closed...

So If I notice a difference with the door closed (room seems cooler) when I do that, then we know that the 4b-ST is contributing to the heat in the room. Sometimes, with the door closed and even the...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-24-2016, 04:55 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
You know Craig, I was thinking about that very...

You know Craig, I was thinking about that very thing last night. Even though I kept the door open, which helps keeps the room cool, it did seem not to get as warm in there. I even had some lights...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-23-2016, 04:28 PM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
Selden, I lost it with that heat reference...

Selden, I lost it with that heat reference because it's so true. Now, My and Craig's schedule don't mesh for a while so it will be some time before I have it back in my system, but I am hoping for...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-23-2016, 09:54 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
So I contacted Bryston to see what the status...

So I contacted Bryston to see what the status was. I also asked if the figured out what the issue was. This is what they said:
"Yes; your amp was received and signed for, repaired and returned."...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   05-19-2016, 04:56 AM
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Posted By MIkeDuke
I was thinking also about the heat. Check out...

I was thinking also about the heat.
Check out the specs I could find for my amps
5BST
1. Idle 142W
2. Each Chan. 8 Ohms (2A ea. 120W) 864W
3. Each Chan. 4 Ohms (3.5A ea. 200W) 1404W
4....
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