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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-28-2014, 06:59 AM
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Posted By jrhooper1963
I am quite surprised that you didn't mention...

I am quite surprised that you didn't mention Parasound, as one of your previous amplifiers.


I have had a Parasound Halo A52 for over a year now. I definitely hear an improvement versus my...
Forum: Speakers   07-26-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 520
Posted By jrhooper1963
Then I take it you had the pleasure of meeting...

Then I take it you had the pleasure of meeting Dave Fabrikant, the owner of Ascend Acoustics.


I have talked to Dave several times on the phone. He once even emailed me on a Sunday night, when...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-18-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 125
Posted By jrhooper1963
You want to be sure the amp is four ohm capable....

You want to be sure the amp is four ohm capable. Also, the Tribe Threes have much more bass than your typical 4 inch woofer. The torrent woofer is hand made. There is over 10 hours labor in one...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-18-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 125
Posted By jrhooper1963
I would look on Audiogon for a used Parasound....

I would look on Audiogon for a used Parasound. Indeed, you do need a 4 ohm capable amp. I would stay away from Emotiva. I bought an amp from them a few years back. It sounded OK at moderate volumes....
Forum: Speakers   07-04-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 520
Posted By jrhooper1963
[QUOTE=nik 59;25489578]Exactly , that is my...

[QUOTE=nik 59;25489578]Exactly , that is my thought too for $800 Extra ? Anyhow i am going to see Sierras this coming week and make a decision ,Sierra 2 are about the same price range $1500 , i may...
Forum: Speakers   06-24-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 491
Views: 94,023
Posted By jrhooper1963
Seriously contemlplating purchasing the Totem...

Seriously contemlplating purchasing the Totem Tribe Three On Wall Speakers. The trouble is, there are not alot of reviews on this speaker. All the Totem authorized dealers seem to be impressed with...
Forum: Speakers   06-24-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 113
Posted By jrhooper1963
Anyone out there, that has ever heard the Totem Tribe Three On Wall Speaker ?

Seriously contemlplating purchasing these Totem Tribe Three speakers. The trouble is, there are not alot of reviews on this speaker. All the Totem authorized dealers seem to be impressed with them....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2014, 01:22 PM
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Views: 539,165
Posted By jrhooper1963
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by jbrown15 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1430049/the-official-denon-avr-4520ci-thread/7950#post_24658457)

I read one of your...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2014, 12:30 PM
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Posted By jrhooper1963
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by jbrown15 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1430049/the-official-denon-avr-4520ci-thread/7950#post_24658406)

I just think when...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2014, 12:18 PM
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Views: 539,165
Posted By jrhooper1963
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by jbrown15 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1430049/the-official-denon-avr-4520ci-thread/7950#post_24658330)

Not bad list of...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 8,898
Views: 539,165
Posted By jrhooper1963
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by jrhooper1963 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1430049/the-official-denon-avr-4520ci-thread/7950#post_24658254)

Marantz AV 7005...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 8,898
Views: 539,165
Posted By jrhooper1963
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by jbrown15 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1430049/the-official-denon-avr-4520ci-thread/7950#post_24658178)

So besides having a...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2014, 10:41 AM
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Views: 539,165
Posted By jrhooper1963
Quote:Originally Posted by Pain...

Quote:Originally Posted by Pain Infliction http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1430049/the-official-denon-avr-4520ci-thread/7950#post_24657835)

What are the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 8,606
Posted By jrhooper1963
I can't understand why people continue to...

I can't understand why people continue to purchase these Onkyo receivers, with all the HDMI related issues that seem never ending.

Is Onkyo that good , that it's worth taking a chance?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-28-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 62,856
Posted By jrhooper1963
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Sighbot http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1471097/onkyo-tx-nr727-626-525-official-owners-thread-discussion/270#post_24656841)

I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-27-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By jrhooper1963
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by rodneyiii http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1526691/marantz-sr7008-very-hot-with-external-amp#post_24652703)

My SR7008 tends to...
Forum: 2 Channel Audio   04-22-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 1,758
Views: 86,311
Posted By jrhooper1963
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by arnyk http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1527138/is-high-end-audio-obsolete/600#post_24633939)

What sort of cable(s) connect it...
Forum: 2 Channel Audio   04-22-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 1,758
Views: 86,311
Posted By jrhooper1963
I purchased a Samsung Blu Ray player over the...

I purchased a Samsung Blu Ray player over the weekend for $69 at Best Buy. It was a closeout model, that does not do 3D. The video and audio are every bit as good, if not better, than the "long in...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-10-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 321
Posted By jrhooper1963
http://app.audiogon.com/listings/receivers-marant...

http://app.audiogon.com/listings/receivers-marantz-sr5008-receiver-almost-brand-new-2014-04-10-miscellaneous-85743

This Marantz has much better Room Correction. Offer him $550 or $600. This...
Forum: Speakers   03-15-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 77
Posted By jrhooper1963
Does anyone have, or know of anyone that is...

Does anyone have, or know of anyone that is lookin to sell a set of Totem Tribe Two or Tribe Three speakers. I would be very much interested in a used pair of these speakers in good condition, or...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-13-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 2,409
Views: 347,326
Posted By jrhooper1963
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by erhurd http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1270579/the-official-marantz-sr7005-receiver-page/2370#post_24479220)

I purchased my...
Forum: Speakers   03-13-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 70
Posted By jrhooper1963
Does anyone have, or know of anyone that is...

Does anyone have, or know of anyone that is lookin to sell a set of Totem Tribe Two or Tribe Three speakers. I would be very much interested in a used set in good condtion, of these wall mount...
Forum: Speakers   03-13-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 491
Views: 94,023
Posted By jrhooper1963
Does anyone have, or know of anyone that is...

Does anyone have, or know of anyone that is lookin to sell a set of Totem Tribe Two or Tribe Three speakers. I would be very much interested in a used set in good condtion, of these wall mount...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-06-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 206
Posted By jrhooper1963
Others on this forum may beg to differ, but I...

Others on this forum may beg to differ, but I wouldn't "upgrade" the receiver. I would consider a speaker upgrade...... if anything.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-07-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 487
Posted By jrhooper1963
You will miss out on the most advanced version...

You will miss out on the most advanced version of Audyssey Room Correction more than likely, at that price point. But if you have a decent room you should be OK. However, I would be sure to choose a...
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