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Forum: Speakers   09-07-2016, 06:45 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
I remember that amp because it comes with...

I remember that amp because it comes with ICEpower amplifiers.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ICEpower

I'd buy it.
Forum: Speakers   09-05-2016, 08:49 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
It was reported earlier in the thread the...

It was reported earlier in the thread the Signature line is being discontinued.
Forum: Speakers   09-05-2016, 07:09 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
Their strategy with the Persona line is a mystery...

Their strategy with the Persona line is a mystery to me. Years ago I was originally attracted to Paradigm speakers because of their value, especially the Studio line. I ended up getting Signature...
Forum: Speakers   09-05-2016, 10:29 AM
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Posted By mbfleming
They seem very similar to me. I searched for...

They seem very similar to me. I searched for photos of the internals to see if one has a bigger transformer or larger capacitors that would reveal a beefier amp, but they look similar. I'd be happy...
Forum: Speakers   09-04-2016, 05:11 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
We'll have to wait until the CEDIA 2016 show...

We'll have to wait until the CEDIA 2016 show starts on September 13th to find out the specifications and prices of the Persona line. You can sign up via email to get that information as soon as its...
Forum: Speakers   09-04-2016, 02:10 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
Those would go nicely with a $299 Teac AI-101DA...

Those would go nicely with a $299 Teac AI-101DA (http://www.teac.com/product/ai-101da/) to make a little 2 channel system with bluetooth. Add an AppleTV and optical cable for Airplay capability.
...
Forum: Speakers   09-04-2016, 01:11 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
Interesting, I haven't noticed that model before....

Interesting, I haven't noticed that model before. So Paradigm has made higher end active speakers before. I'd say plate amplifiers have improved dramatically since then.
...
Forum: Speakers   09-04-2016, 08:15 AM
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Posted By mbfleming
Are you sure you don't want to wait for the...

Are you sure you don't want to wait for the Persona sub? The SUB 2 drivers were similar to it's predecessors the SUB 25 and SUB 15. The SUB 1 drivers were the first to use the NLC surrounds, but the...
Forum: Speakers   09-04-2016, 05:24 AM
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Posted By mbfleming
You need to talk to your dealer immediately if...

You need to talk to your dealer immediately if you're ready to buy. When I bought my Signature speakers I had to order them and wait several months for the next scheduled production run. If there's...
Forum: Speakers   09-02-2016, 07:27 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
https://youtu.be/nYY9p8EblrA. ...

https://youtu.be/nYY9p8EblrA.
https://youtu.be/nYY9p8EblrA
Forum: Speakers   08-30-2016, 08:21 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
The Persona teaser video shows the new beryllium...

The Persona teaser video shows the new beryllium 7 inch midrange driver, which could be the same Truextent driver that appeared in the Concept 4F speaker. Truextent is the trademark of a maker of...
Forum: Speakers   08-29-2016, 09:19 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
Or get a SUB 2 ...

Or get a SUB 2
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=1630753&stc=1&d=1472527071
Forum: Speakers   08-29-2016, 06:57 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
peer pressure ...

peer pressure

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=1630345&stc=1&d=1472518468

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=1630353&stc=1&d=1472518468
...
Forum: Audio Gear   11-15-2014, 11:38 AM
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Posted By mbfleming
I have S8 v.3's paired with an Anthem MRX-700...

I have S8 v.3's paired with an Anthem MRX-700 which works well, but I've been curious what it would be like to have more headroom since reading this post from Tom Danley many years ago:
Forum: Audio Gear   11-15-2014, 10:40 AM
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Posted By mbfleming
I'm curious how these would sound paired with the...

I'm curious how these would sound paired with the S8 v.3's. What is it like?
Forum: Speakers   11-13-2014, 05:49 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
Around the time the Studio v.5 and Signature v.3...

Around the time the Studio v.5 and Signature v.3 were introduced, Paradigm was offshoring manufacturing of their curved cabinets to China. I recall they were not happy with the quality, and have...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-13-2014, 04:23 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
I'm using a Harmony Ultimate with XBMCUbuntu...

I'm using a Harmony Ultimate with XBMCUbuntu running on an Intel NUC. (http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/nuc/nuc-board-dn2820fykh.html) Everything worked right out of the box, and I didn't have...
Forum: Speakers   11-11-2014, 09:20 AM
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Posted By mbfleming
Signature v.3 photos

I shut down my web server, so I'm attaching the photos here permanently.

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=361354&d=1415722400...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-10-2014, 07:23 AM
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Views: 84,483
Posted By mbfleming
The heat sink appears to be glued on so I didn't...

The heat sink appears to be glued on so I didn't remove it. I'm currently using a DMP-BDT220 which does have the UniPhier processor, so my spare player not having it is only an annoyance. I'm just...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-02-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,706
Posted By mbfleming
Some people can ignore the price. AVSForum member...

Some people can ignore the price. AVSForum member thebland bought six submersives and had Mark Seaton personally set them up. That's more than what I consider reasonable, but that's what I love about...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-02-2014, 12:17 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
In the Audioholics review Josh Ricci removed one...

In the Audioholics review Josh Ricci removed one of the drivers to get photos of the internal wiring.

http://www.audioholics.com/subwoofer-reviews/paradigm-sig-sub-2-1/inside1.JPG/image
...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-02-2014, 10:49 AM
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Posted By mbfleming
Does this link show US dollars to you? I'm in...

Does this link show US dollars to you? I'm in Canada and it shows starting at $10,499. I think the piano black finish is $500 more.
...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-02-2014, 10:21 AM
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Posted By mbfleming
As a SUB 2 owner, I think it's beautiful. Four...

As a SUB 2 owner, I think it's beautiful. Four years and no regrets. Before the hate begins over the price, I'll have you know I paid nowhere near the current MSRP.
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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-02-2014, 09:49 AM
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Posted By mbfleming
I can't measure the distance between the feet...

I can't measure the distance between the feet because the box is in storage far away from me.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-01-2014, 03:05 PM
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Posted By mbfleming
I bought the DMP-BDT330 as a spare player,...

I bought the DMP-BDT330 as a spare player, thinking I'd better grab one while the UniPhier processor was still available. I was dissappointed to read in this thread it uses the MediaTek 5590 chip, so...
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