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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-08-2016, 11:13 AM
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Posted By pepar
Did they say that behavior is hard-wired in?

Did they say that behavior is hard-wired in?
Forum: Surround Music Formats   02-07-2016, 08:45 AM
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Posted By pepar
Welcome back, USAFChief! It's only been a year...

Welcome back, USAFChief! It's only been a year and a half!

Jeff
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-06-2016, 10:55 AM
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Posted By pepar
Thanks for the welcome, Tom. And glad to have...

Thanks for the welcome, Tom. And glad to have helped with Pro. I look forward to reaching the level of proficiency with Dirac that I have with Audyssey.

Jeff
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-06-2016, 10:52 AM
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Posted By pepar
Good point, sir!

Good point, sir!
Forum: Surround Music Formats   02-06-2016, 09:39 AM
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Posted By pepar
I always listen to the MCH layer, so Norah sounds...

I always listen to the MCH layer, so Norah sounds great to me!
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-05-2016, 02:47 PM
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Posted By pepar
A third of the page count on this thread are...

A third of the page count on this thread are folks not searching the thread, not reading the first post, etc. Instead they popped in, MAYBE lamely apologized and then asked their question. I once...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-05-2016, 01:41 PM
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Posted By pepar
Hey Jeff, how would one do that with...

Hey Jeff, how would one do that with bi-pole/di-pole surrounds that are designed to have the null facing the MLP?[/QUOTE]
Ahh, when my side surrounds were set for dipole I pointed the null. I would...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-05-2016, 01:14 PM
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Posted By pepar
I found that I could intentionally cause...

I found that I could intentionally cause over-brightness with my measurement mic positions. If I got too far off vertically of my M&K S150 spkrs' 0-axis, my sound was too bright as Audyssey tried to...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   02-02-2016, 06:23 PM
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Posted By pepar
Wellll, how does it SOUND? :)

Wellll, how does it SOUND? :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-02-2016, 08:53 AM
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Posted By pepar
Hah! I gave up on being a purist a long time ago...

Hah! I gave up on being a purist a long time ago and don't hesitate to tweak. I am after all not so much changing the sound of my system as I am removing the room. Most of that room-removing is...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-02-2016, 06:47 AM
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Posted By pepar
I can see it is a Keithy morning. Re a...

I can see it is a Keithy morning.

Re a house curve, I employ a 1dB boost at 80Hz on all channels except the sub, and a 2.2dB boost at 20k beginning at 12k and then anchored to 0dB at 22k. Since...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   02-01-2016, 10:18 PM
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Posted By pepar
What listening mode are you applying? Does your...

What listening mode are you applying? Does your display SAY 7.1 or show eight little speakers?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 08:07 PM
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Posted By pepar
Thanks, AJ, when I get to that point I will...

Thanks, AJ, when I get to that point I will definitely be taking advantage of resources like what you have posted.

My post was to point out to wilbur_the_goose that Audyssey also offers target...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 07:17 PM
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Posted By pepar
^^^^ In the Audyssey scheme, an Audyssey Pro...

^^^^

In the Audyssey scheme, an Audyssey Pro Kit is needed to do target curve tweaking. That's a $500 to $700 purchase, and then a license is needed for each unit to be calibrated. IIRC, the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 01:59 PM
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Posted By pepar
When the projector vibrates, lightly place your...

When the projector vibrates, lightly place your fingertips on the ceiling next to it. I'll bet the ceiling is vibrating.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 01:46 PM
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Posted By pepar
*Just* was let in. I have seen members here that...

*Just* was let in. I have seen members here that are members there. One member here is global mod there. But I didn't mention your (or Barnes') name. :)

Jeff
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 01:09 PM
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Posted By pepar
I saw that feature! Powerful. So which...

I saw that feature! Powerful.

So which would be better, designing a house curve in Dirac or with the PEQ?

Jeff
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 12:59 PM
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Posted By pepar
I want to hear where the PJ is mounted. I have...

I want to hear where the PJ is mounted. I have experienced ceiling resonating like a drum head simply from the energy in the air.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 12:53 PM
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Posted By pepar
Why no, whatever do you mean by "ongoing" debate?...

Why no, whatever do you mean by "ongoing" debate? ;) Let's call them issues to explore.


Citing a couple of sentences from Kal's review: "The straight-through sound of the XMC-1, from both...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 11:18 AM
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Posted By pepar
When I hear (no pun intended) that someone has...

When I hear (no pun intended) that someone has boosted the CC level to hear the dialog, I almost always look at CC placement and room acoustics. Can you snap and post a pic of the front L, C and R...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 11:15 AM
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Posted By pepar
I might be inclined to use FOUR! Jeff

I might be inclined to use FOUR!

Jeff
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 10:20 AM
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Posted By pepar
After matching levels and setting distances of...

After matching levels and setting distances of multiple subs, Audyssey will calibrate them as one. That is generally the recommendation although there are some very complicated multi-sub setup...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 08:20 AM
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Posted By pepar
Thanks, AJ. I am interested in my thoughts on...

Thanks, AJ. I am interested in my thoughts on that as well! :)
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   02-01-2016, 08:14 AM
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Views: 470,061
Posted By pepar
All 5.1 titles show 7.1? Jeff

All 5.1 titles show 7.1?

Jeff
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-01-2016, 07:57 AM
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Posted By pepar
Good question. I am not convinced on anything...

Good question. I am not convinced on anything ... abandoning Audyssey or that Dirac is better. Right now I am agnostic at these points or, as the euphemism goes, I am from Missouri on them.
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