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Forum: Speakers   12-06-2011, 05:51 PM
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Posted By jcilarry
ending comment should read addition of subwoofer...

ending comment should read addition of subwoofer to the satellite speakers not addition of satellites to the satellite speakers.
Forum: Speakers   12-06-2011, 05:21 PM
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Posted By jcilarry
I received the 300s today and they only have an...

I received the 300s today and they only have an hour or so on them so far. One thing I noticed about the Q500s was a significant increase in bass after they had a chance to loosen up a bit. I'll do...
Forum: Speakers   11-29-2011, 08:45 PM
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Posted By jcilarry
Hello Romeo, Well I'll go Romney on ya and...

Hello Romeo,

Well I'll go Romney on ya and offer a different viewpoint contrasting some of the negative input I've provided here. I was suprised to see a site like A4L on the approved KEF dealer...
Forum: Speakers   11-24-2011, 01:40 AM
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Posted By jcilarry
They are in the ceiling in my 18 X 12 foot...

They are in the ceiling in my 18 X 12 foot living room in use as surround speakers. They are the same as the Ci200QR speakers you inquire about but with a different bezel shape. Looking through the...
Forum: Speakers   11-21-2011, 06:53 PM
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Posted By jcilarry
And please define scammer for me. KEF has you...

And please define scammer for me. KEF has you singing a tune and no one will say what the words mean. If you are referring to Best of Audio? I got a prompt refund from them and moved on. My...
Forum: Speakers   11-21-2011, 12:16 AM
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Posted By jcilarry
I was simply taking a little survey to see if I...

I was simply taking a little survey to see if I could identify whether anyone had the rs in yet and saw that Audiophile Liquidators were still advertising KEF. One reason I have continued with the...
Forum: Speakers   11-18-2011, 01:02 AM
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Posted By jcilarry
After KEF America's post here the other day I...

After KEF America's post here the other day I left the site in a rush since it was stated the KEF found out that the site was a front for Ukranians stealing credit card numbers. It was after hours...
Forum: Speakers   11-15-2011, 06:18 PM
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Posted By jcilarry
But first a comment to mrunal24s question on...

But first a comment to mrunal24s question on whether there is a specific AVR that will be best with his T205 system. I just noticed on the KEFdirect site today in FAQs that "what amplifier should I...
Forum: Speakers   11-14-2011, 09:07 PM
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Posted By jcilarry
Hello folks, I've been a member for quite a few...

Hello folks, I've been a member for quite a few years but just becoming active again since I decided to renew my vows with KEF. I have had Reference 2s in the past and then more recently a pair of...
Forum: Speakers   12-17-2010, 11:59 PM
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Posted By jcilarry
Or I guess rather than a question it sounds like...

Or I guess rather than a question it sounds like you are kind of trying out a conclusion when you state:

".....if your receiver has better x-over specs than the sub than i would adjust the...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-17-2008, 09:09 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By jcilarry
First many folks get along fine with a single...

First many folks get along fine with a single sub and you would want to assess the result with one for a while. If then you found something not to your liking you would want to start from there with...
Forum: Speakers   12-15-2004, 05:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 753
Posted By jcilarry
I know exactly what you mean. I have the hardest...

I know exactly what you mean. I have the hardest time auditioning speakers. I really seem to need to hear them in my home for a final say so, it is just hard to anchor what I am hearing in a...
Forum: Speakers   11-13-2004, 06:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 513
Posted By jcilarry
So I'm on the road today and out of the blue I...

So I'm on the road today and out of the blue I think- "I wonder if I really responded to the first post or just one of the comments". Obviously arriving home I find I wrote a book about fireplace...
Forum: Speakers   11-13-2004, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By jcilarry
In my quest to find some wall mounted fronts I...

In my quest to find some wall mounted fronts I like I listed to the 42s and eventually brought home the 42Ws for a three day trial along with the matching center. I ultimately preferred the Okara II...
Forum: Speakers   11-13-2004, 08:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 513
Posted By jcilarry
Actually we have enough to go on. First I saw a...

Actually we have enough to go on. First I saw a link to another thread regarding plasma and fireplaces. There is much info in the plasma forum about this topic as well as some cross references to...
Forum: Speakers   11-11-2004, 05:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,884
Posted By jcilarry
I have a set of 4 of the Okara II 9500s, the...

I have a set of 4 of the Okara II 9500s, the front two are the upgrade version. I am suprised that no one spoke to their main claim to fame at least in my mind- the ability to sound good closer to...
Forum: Speakers   10-27-2004, 06:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 693
Posted By jcilarry
Well not much new to ad to the comments above...

Well not much new to ad to the comments above but I have been using stand mounted speakers for years and the toe in is one of the easiest significant changes you can make. Sounds like your seating...
Forum: Speakers   10-10-2004, 08:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 452
Posted By jcilarry
HooStat, There was a brief but interesting...

HooStat,

There was a brief but interesting article "The Walls are Alive!" in the Sept issue of Sound and Vision. It gives overviews and brief reviews of the KEF KHT 9000 ACE, the M&K MP 150, and...
Forum: Speakers   10-06-2004, 07:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By jcilarry
Sandsmarc's comment: Polite it was not (said...

Sandsmarc's comment: Polite it was not (said Yoda) but appropriate yes. I just did an in home audition of a set of Dynaudio 42Ws and the matching center. I got them from Definitive Audio here in...
Forum: Speakers   09-20-2004, 05:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 519
Posted By jcilarry
Excellent advice from Spider Bill. I was...

Excellent advice from Spider Bill. I was inclined to dismiss the first response you got "small speakers suck" as foolish since there are many fine satellite speakers. I then went over and looked at...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   09-20-2004, 05:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,090
Posted By jcilarry
I did build a sub using the NHT woofer but like...

I did build a sub using the NHT woofer but like many other mid price commercial or DIY designs it had a pretty abrupt drop off under 30 Hz or so. I found it to be more than satisfying with the...
Forum: Speakers   08-31-2004, 05:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By jcilarry
The current issue of Sound and Vision has a...

The current issue of Sound and Vision has a short article on the KEFs, the new Thiels and the M&K MP150s. KEFs are listed as $900 each. You may be able to access the article on their web site...
Forum: Speakers   08-25-2004, 06:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,472
Posted By jcilarry
I did audition a pair of the B&W on wall...

I did audition a pair of the B&W on wall monitors tonight and again just found them to be a bit thin, not enough response to blend in well. The sales guy at Definitive Audio was pretty helpful and...
Forum: Speakers   08-24-2004, 06:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,472
Posted By jcilarry
I've been knocking around looking for an on wall...

I've been knocking around looking for an on wall set up but size is a primary consideration. I would have to drive over to the next state to listen to the KEF set up and ultimately decided they may...
Forum: Speakers   08-14-2004, 07:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 636
Posted By jcilarry
My first reaction was to advise to simply...

My first reaction was to advise to simply consider new speakers. It looks like a great set up that you are putting a lot in to and it would be a shame to have the sound less than optimum. If you...
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