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Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   07-04-2015, 08:20 PM
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Posted By Billy p
Just exchanged a few texts with the Nikko and...

Just exchanged a few texts with the Nikko and sounds like they all had a blast. Sounds to me the SubM was as advertised and why it s widely considered at the top of the food chain...I do hope that...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-03-2015, 08:25 PM
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Views: 808,720
Posted By Billy p
Dear Frank: ...my sub will be in your hands...

Dear Frank:

...my sub will be in your hands tomorrow...:D If you haven't seen Nikko's basements HT...you'll be like whoa...dude...he has a lot of nice stuff and big ideas pending...good luck...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-03-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 92
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Posted By Billy p
Btw...I did sneak a peek at the Reaction...

Btw...I did sneak a peek at the Reaction Audio...although...I did like the Satin style finish but I could see how the seems could be problematic for family/ or living room set-up...for the more...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-03-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 92
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Posted By Billy p
Dito...I did not have the time to listen to the...

Dito...I did not have the time to listen to the 218 today but they're massive in terms of consumer rated subs...of course they paled in size to the 11^3ft DIY marty sub in the room. Nikko(lz7j) told...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-03-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,075
Posted By Billy p
No...doubt....I guess all those pallets leaving...

No...doubt....I guess all those pallets leaving the PSA warehouse daily will cease once they get wind of the GTG ....;)

Anyways I got to go and check out a RA 218 in person within the next...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-03-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,075
Posted By Billy p
I guess you would know because you finally saw a...

I guess you would know because you finally saw a PSA in person by Tom generously offering his speakers + sub for a recent GTG you honored with your presence.

Btw...I agree with you on both counts...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-03-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 3,317
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Posted By Billy p
May I suggest turning it down a few dbs...;)

May I suggest turning it down a few dbs...;)
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-02-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 782
Posted By Billy p
Ha...watched it the other day I even bumped up my...

Ha...watched it the other day I even bumped up my sub to about 5-6 ds from where its normally set. What an amazing experience. One of the best LFE(IMO) soundtracks I've experienced to date but I can...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-02-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 362
Posted By Billy p
Hey Mike with any luck you might be able to see...

Hey Mike with any luck you might be able to see some of that information trickle in by early next week or with some added luck this weekend maybe.

We have a local GTG planned for this weekend....
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   07-01-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,476
Posted By Billy p
I ran my sub fairly flat (~1-2 dbs hot) it might...

I ran my sub fairly flat (~1-2 dbs hot) it might be nice for it to finally stretch its legs...so to speak. I have no qualms which methodology will be used....but the baseline approach might serve...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   06-30-2015, 07:22 PM
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Posted By Billy p
Wow...that room seems so much more accommodating...

Wow...that room seems so much more accommodating for demos...what did you guys do the the behemoth that occupied that entire corner...lol. I don't suppose somebody fitted that thing in the back of...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   06-30-2015, 07:00 PM
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Posted By Billy p
The sb13u has a soft spot in my heart but the...

The sb13u has a soft spot in my heart but the 3000i is suppose to be the real deal. Coming form the original XS30 to the newer sub should offer a significant upgrade from the original....how it...
Forum: Speakers   06-30-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 327
Posted By Billy p
Going with Wave Crest speakers is a great...

Going with Wave Crest speakers is a great idea....the folks behind their designs are both very well thought within these circles. You might want to look into the classified section for less expensive...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   06-30-2015, 04:49 AM
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Views: 169,393
Posted By Billy p
Well it's been discussed but I didn't realize...

Well it's been discussed but I didn't realize that Frank was constructing his builds...knowing this information & having somebody local...gives me food for thought going forward for any potential...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   06-29-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,075
Posted By Billy p
I would personally anti-up further. Based on my...

I would personally anti-up further. Based on my own path....if I had just bought my sub of choice from the outset....I would have saved a bunch cash over that time. With most of the subs available...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-29-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,476
Posted By Billy p
nikko ...I need to be in the Martin Grove & Hwy...

nikko ...I need to be in the Martin Grove & Hwy 7 around 4:30 pm on Friday. If you send me some contact information....I can arrange to drop of the sub at your place Friday July 3rd, 3:00-3:30...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   06-26-2015, 11:08 AM
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Posted By Billy p
I may not have not mentioned already...I'll be...

I may not have not mentioned already...I'll be loaning my xs30 se for a local GTG. In many ways I feel the 3000i would have been a better choice for this GTG when comparing it to the likes of RA 218s...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   06-26-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,669
Posted By Billy p
IIRC...there was another brand who didn't send...

IIRC...there was another brand who didn't send product to be tested on DB...;)

I believe a collection was created for the sole purpose of having it tested.


To bad I'll miss a local GTG were...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   06-26-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,669
Posted By Billy p
I suppose if the sub or drivers aren't listed on...

I suppose if the sub or drivers aren't listed on DB site...they're not worth considering...unless of course the 1 or 2 subs that always get honorable mention around here. The reality is ....how many...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-25-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,476
Posted By Billy p
I'll be in Vaughan that weekend but I'll be...

I'll be in Vaughan that weekend but I'll be making arrangements to drop off my sub on the Friday prior to the event. To bad PBC can't make it down...he lives in RH but will be moving shortly. It...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-24-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,476
Posted By Billy p
Sure would have been better... if I had the 3000i...

Sure would have been better... if I had the 3000i to take along....by all accounts it has about 3db advantage throughout most of the xs30se band-width...putting it more in-line with the 2.4 k SubM....
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   06-24-2015, 07:42 AM
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Posted By Billy p
I wish those jumpers extended a wee bit longer to...

I wish those jumpers extended a wee bit longer to avoid any finger mishaps....it hurts & you know its coming but a man gotta do.... what what he's gotta do....:D. I only said frig once or twice..:o
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-23-2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,476
Posted By Billy p
Dito.....on the Cat8's...I had the opportunity to...

Dito.....on the Cat8's...I had the opportunity to hear his dual subs....something about those AE 15h drivers that sort of separate themselves from other units I've heard. Maybe that is why IIRC Mark...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   06-23-2015, 06:39 AM
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Posted By Billy p
At that scale maybe and album cover would have...

At that scale maybe and album cover would have sufficed...:D
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   06-22-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,476
Posted By Billy p
Good morning ...Steve I thought...

Good morning ...Steve




I thought about contacting you with regards to this GTG...maybe I could have worked out some of the details with the host(Nikko) for you to ride...
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