AVS | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!


Showing results 1 to 25 of 5000
Search took 1.77 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: eljaycanuck
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-25-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 526
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: 298
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: 263
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: 263
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: 86
Views: 1,444
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. :)
__________________
FWIW: A...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-21-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 263
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: 288
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: 144
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: 531
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: 312
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: 463
Posted By eljaycanuck
+1! :cool:

+1! :cool:
Forum: Speakers   05-20-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 531
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: 463
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: 549
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: 263
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: 259
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: 327
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: 327
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: 645
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).


:)
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-18-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 127
Posted By eljaycanuck
Congrats on the new sub! :) Curious: -...

Congrats on the new sub! :)


Curious:
- How do higher-frequency Audyssey chirps indicate that a sub has dynamic range and musicality?
- What is the frequency threshold of Audyssey chirps below...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   05-17-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,075
Posted By eljaycanuck
Four subs, 80Hz crossover. Works well for me. :)

Four subs, 80Hz crossover. Works well for me. :)
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-17-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By eljaycanuck
That's a large room. I'd recommend something...

That's a large room. I'd recommend something like:
- HSU VTF-15H MK2 ($899 + $109 shipping)
- PowerSoundAudio (PSA) XV15se ($900, shipped) or V1500 ($1,050, shipped)
- Reaction Audio (RA) Echo 15...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-17-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 549
Posted By eljaycanuck
Yup, according to data-bass.com testing.

Yup, according to data-bass.com testing.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-16-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 549
Posted By eljaycanuck
+1. This is why I recommended the XS15se and not...

+1. This is why I recommended the XS15se and not the XV15se.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   05-16-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 549
Posted By eljaycanuck
20' x 20' x 9', open to the rest of the house, is...

20' x 20' x 9', open to the rest of the house, is a large space. While the LV12R is a well-rated sub, I'd save up the cash to get a more powerful sub.

One option is the PowerSoundAudio (PSA)...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 5000

 
Forum Jump: