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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 04:55 PM
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Posted By RichB
When I had my 8801, I had a loud hiss appear. ...

When I had my 8801, I had a loud hiss appear.
It turned out that the power connector did not seat well.
It's a long shot but give it a try.


- Rich
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 5,808
Views: 325,934
Posted By RichB
Mostly I agree. I have not owned a...

Mostly I agree.


I have not owned a product, including the 8801 where it was difficult to distinguish Pure Direct from Stereo. There are many side effects in modern processors settings.


For...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-27-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,641
Posted By RichB
I had not. Thanks, - Rich

I had not.


Thanks,


- Rich
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-27-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,641
Posted By RichB
From the August 10'th beta firmware release...

From the August 10'th beta firmware release notes:



http://www.oppodigital.com/blu-ray-bdp-103/BDP103-firmware-79-0711B.aspx

- Rich
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-24-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 3,920
Views: 164,966
Posted By RichB
I am not sure (3) goal of transparency is a goal...

I am not sure (3) goal of transparency is a goal of Dirac LE (or Dirac FULL).
You would certainly need to upgrade to the full version to use the curtains to limit the correction range.
Dirac has...
Forum: Audio Gear   08-20-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 600
Posted By RichB
I have a Voice2, and Studio2's for the rears. I...

I have a Voice2, and Studio2's for the rears.
I have Salon2's on order that might arrive in the next two weeks.


Basically, I incremented all channels by one :)


- Rich
Forum: Audio Gear   08-18-2015, 09:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 600
Posted By RichB
It has been my pleasure. Thanks JimmyWho for...

It has been my pleasure.
Thanks JimmyWho for the feedback. Those were the small ones.


I sold the Salons too with local pickup and the buyer is another great guy.
We could only fit one Salon...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-12-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 1,331
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Posted By RichB
If you want more power, class-H is also an option...

If you want more power, class-H is also an option the XPR-5 is 400 WPC x 5:


https://emotiva.com/products/amplifiers/xpr-5


- Rich
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-12-2015, 09:36 AM
Replies: 4,655
Views: 309,262
Posted By RichB
I have experienced some degradation when plugging...

I have experienced some degradation when plugging in the amp into a power conditioner.
YMMV.



So, I did as Dave suggested and installed this whole house surge protector.
We had a lightning...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-08-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 13,070
Views: 768,939
Posted By RichB
You can get a 3.5 mm female to 2.5 mm male...

You can get a 3.5 mm female to 2.5 mm male adapter:

...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-30-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 3,920
Views: 164,966
Posted By RichB
I have experienced the DSD pop, and in my cas, it...

I have experienced the DSD pop, and in my cas, it was fairly high frequency.
It was quite severe. I recommend using only PCM until firmware is provided with a fix.

- Rich
Forum: Speakers   07-29-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 7,860
Views: 542,455
Posted By RichB
Thanks Walt. I do have the original boxes...

Thanks Walt.

I do have the original boxes and will pallet ship them.
Now, to find a buyer :)

- Rich
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-25-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4,655
Views: 309,262
Posted By RichB
Rich...what brand of XLR are you using? I picked...

Rich...what brand of XLR are you using? I picked up some Monoprice just to have for when my amp arrived but wondering if I should upgrade to something like BlueJeans? Thanks.[/QUOTE]

I have used...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-23-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4,655
Views: 309,262
Posted By RichB
Parasound recommends the XLR input and I have...

Parasound recommends the XLR input and I have found that my halo amps have a lower noise floor with them.

- Rich
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-23-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 4,655
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Posted By RichB
Thanks, I missed that. - Rich

Thanks, I missed that.

- Rich
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-23-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 4,655
Views: 309,262
Posted By RichB
XLR connections, I found the the A31 at the max...

XLR connections, I found the the A31 at the max setting soured best.
So for XLR, I would turn it all the way up.

If you have low output from the source device than maximum gain the the right...
Forum: Speakers   07-19-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 7,860
Views: 542,455
Posted By RichB
I have the original Salon, Studio, and had a...

I have the original Salon, Studio, and had a Voice.

Just viewing the Ultima 2 series on the web, I thought they were mainstream.
In persion Voice2 is elegant and a good deal larger than the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-19-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 3,920
Views: 164,966
Posted By RichB
^^^ Dirac full can support other mic's and load...

^^^
Dirac full can support other mic's and load their calibration files.


I did try an OmniMic2 but the results were not great. With its software, the OmniMic2 worked well.
With REW and Dirac,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-15-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 8,539
Views: 412,741
Posted By RichB
Thanks for verifying. My Yamaha Aventage...

Thanks for verifying.

My Yamaha Aventage RX-A820 also disables bass on Pure Direct.

- Rich
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-15-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 8,539
Views: 412,741
Posted By RichB
Are you sure that bass management is disable by...

Are you sure that bass management is disable by Pure Direct?

From the 7702 manual:



Bass management is not listed as a disabled function.

The AV8801 Bass management LFE+Main operated...
Forum: Speakers   07-10-2015, 05:15 AM
Replies: 7,860
Views: 542,455
Posted By RichB
I recently upgraded from a Voice to Voice2 and...

I recently upgraded from a Voice to Voice2 and find the 2 is a definite improvement.
Sibilants are less distracting and clarity reproducing male vocals are well defined.

I agree with duc135, the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-07-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 13,070
Views: 768,939
Posted By RichB
Perhaps you should consider the XMC-1... It has...

Perhaps you should consider the XMC-1... It has the feature set that matches your requirements.


- Rich
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-07-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 4,655
Views: 309,262
Posted By RichB
At one point, I had the 105D triggering the A51...

At one point, I had the 105D triggering the A51 and the A21 by making a USB to dual trigger cable.
The HA-1 trigger the A21 using standard cables.

So, when the HA-1 system was powered only A21...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-06-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4,655
Views: 309,262
Posted By RichB
You should not connect both XLR and RCA to the...

You should not connect both XLR and RCA to the same A21 channel. The is not a toggle between inputs. It optimizes the handling of the XLR input.


- Rich
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-06-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 4,655
Views: 309,262
Posted By RichB
I bought the pars on digi-key and no longer use...

I bought the pars on digi-key and no longer use this method.

http://www.digikey.com/product-detail/en/PDS1-S5-S12-S/102-2753-ND/4009677...
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