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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-16-2016, 01:08 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,193
Posted By augerpro
Looking at a RXV481 versus a closeout 679 or 779....

Looking at a RXV481 versus a closeout 679 or 779. What was the difference in the new generation? YPAO the same? UI for setup and app the same?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-15-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 527
Posted By augerpro
That's hot. What cpu and cooler? Consider...

That's hot. What cpu and cooler? Consider reseating your cooler and possibly reapplying thermal paste.

As for your original question, I think way back it was believed the magnetic charge on the...
Forum: Speakers   06-08-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,114
Posted By augerpro
Just wanted to quote this because I was about to...

Just wanted to quote this because I was about to pull my hair out.



I would just comment that this doesn't necesarily mean the 14% preferred a different frequency response, but may put more...
Forum: Audio Gear   03-31-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By augerpro
Yes they are still available

Yes they are still available
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-26-2016, 03:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,237
Posted By augerpro
hmmm, no link for me

hmmm, no link for me
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-26-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,237
Posted By augerpro
rajacat> I'm not sure what you were trying to...

rajacat> I'm not sure what you were trying to link to? I assume the diaphragm is the same size as the voice coil, but I don't see anything about surround material at the website.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-26-2016, 12:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,237
Posted By augerpro
What is diaphragm size of teh BA-750? What is the...

What is diaphragm size of teh BA-750? What is the surround material made of? I like the coated Ti part.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-05-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 225
Posted By augerpro
PDVD 14 or 15 is doing the same thing with me...

PDVD 14 or 15 is doing the same thing with me lately. If I reboot my computer it seems to work after that.
Forum: Speakers   03-01-2016, 08:26 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,327
Posted By augerpro
I build my all my own speakers, though I did pick...

I build my all my own speakers, though I did pick up some JBL 305's. Never owned anything focal and don't really care much about the retail speaker landscape.

I'll trust that Ascend's position on...
Forum: Speakers   02-28-2016, 04:29 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,327
Posted By augerpro
The issue is we don't *know* the sensitivities...

The issue is we don't *know* the sensitivities are the same in the region the ear judges loudness, since a manufacturer's sensitivity spec is a throwaway number and the OP refuses to use any...
Forum: Speakers   02-26-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,327
Posted By augerpro
I thought by now it is well understood that a...

I thought by now it is well understood that a manufacturer's sensitivity spec aren't worth the paper they're written on 90% of the time. If a measurment is important, it is important to do right.The...
Forum: Speakers   02-26-2016, 12:42 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,327
Posted By augerpro
And you would be wrong. Anyone who has done a lot...

And you would be wrong. Anyone who has done a lot of these comparisons (I've done dozens) will know just how the most unexpected and seemingly insignificant thing can color what we hear. Jeez guys, I...
Forum: Speakers   02-26-2016, 04:39 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,327
Posted By augerpro
You're missing the point. He's comparing two...

You're missing the point. He's comparing two speakers to see which to keep. They are admittedly similar sounding. In this scenario the differences he *thinks* he hears can easily disappear when some...
Forum: Speakers   02-26-2016, 04:16 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,327
Posted By augerpro
It's not about appeasing everyone, it's about...

It's not about appeasing everyone, it's about getting data that is meaningful.
Forum: Speakers   02-25-2016, 07:20 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,327
Posted By augerpro
Given the OP's lack of concern about level...

Given the OP's lack of concern about level matching I don't think there is much desire to do this rigorously or methodically.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-24-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 93
Posted By augerpro
room integration room integration room integration

room integration room integration room integration
Forum: Speakers   02-24-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,327
Posted By augerpro
I always enjoy doing these sorts of comparisons,...

I always enjoy doing these sorts of comparisons, and reading them, so don't think I'm being needlessly critical. But, level matching by a sensitivity spec is NOT a good way to do it. If you can do a...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-20-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 100,039
Posted By augerpro
You'll probably have considerable reactance of...

You'll probably have considerable reactance of that cap at around Fb, causing a huge hump there. It should be trapped to do it properly (and would be expensive) Have you measured the before and after...
Forum: Speakers   12-20-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 347
Posted By augerpro
Why bring Pete S into it? Doesn't he just do the...

Why bring Pete S into it? Doesn't he just do the design work on some models?
Forum: Audio Gear   12-16-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By augerpro
No pics, I already boxed them up. They are in the...

No pics, I already boxed them up. They are in the original packaging.
Forum: Audio Gear   12-16-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By augerpro
(3) Wavecrest HVL-1 speakers

Selling 3 of these. Look brand new and never abused. $200 shipped. CONUS only, Paypal only
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-02-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 399
Posted By augerpro
That's great! I bought a lifetime license to...

That's great! I bought a lifetime license to DVDFab and was bummed when all that happened.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-02-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 399
Posted By augerpro
Unless something recently changed, DVDFab no...

Unless something recently changed, DVDFab no longer decrypts Bluray in the US version of the program. Forced me to switch to MakeMKV about a year ago.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-18-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 881
Posted By augerpro
The Asrock H97M Pro4 I mentioned is microATX....

The Asrock H97M Pro4 I mentioned is microATX. Regarding the power supply, what model do you have? You should check to see if it supported Haswell chips. Due to their low power idle states some psu's...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-14-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 881
Posted By augerpro
integrated graphics will handle audio/video over...

integrated graphics will handle audio/video over hdmi
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