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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-06-2016, 09:01 PM
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Posted By Billy p
Yea....along with the original xs30...I had at...

Yea....along with the original xs30...I had at the time...I clearly preferred the Ultra for music. The "SE" upgrade narrowed the gap for music...thou...the PSA clearly held an edge in HT...due its...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-06-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By Billy p
The SB13U is really a nice sub plus comes with...

The SB13U is really a nice sub plus comes with necessary bass management you seek and will augment well with your Sierra Raal Towers....;)

I know the Ascend Forum is somewhat biased towards...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-02-2016, 04:30 PM
Replies: 54
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Posted By Billy p
Thanks for the offer Tom...the sub was sold to a...

Thanks for the offer Tom...the sub was sold to a very grateful local fellow. I attempted to search with paypal...however they only go back 2 yrs...this is why past, current and new owners of your...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-02-2016, 10:29 AM
Replies: 54
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Posted By Billy p
Any quotes we give are to the customer's door. We...

Any quotes we give are to the customer's door. We factor in all of the associated border crossing fees, all applicable sales tax, any duties, etc. There won't be any other fees associated with the...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-01-2016, 02:15 PM
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Posted By Billy p
Not to belabor the point as I have often...

Not to belabor the point as I have often recommended PSA products and will continue to do but the dynamics for us up here is twofold...exchange rate and taxes are a given but we often must deal with...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-01-2016, 09:52 AM
Replies: 54
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Posted By Billy p
Dual S3000i shipped to a generic postal code in...

Dual S3000i shipped to a generic postal code in Quebec (g1a 1c5) works out to about 3390(us) and 4500(can).

If the OP is okay with a slight blemish(and I mean *slight*) on one or more drivers...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-01-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 54
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Posted By Billy p
Bass the exchange alone on the s3000i(1600 USD)...

Bass the exchange alone on the s3000i(1600 USD) is about 550 bucks than we have provincial taxes that vary but in Ontario it's 13%...a 3000i would likely cost me with free delivery about 2600.00...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-01-2016, 09:01 AM
Replies: 54
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Posted By Billy p
PSA recommendation a side the OP is in Quebec,...

PSA recommendation a side the OP is in Quebec, Can....a single xs30se shipped via fright all in which included a fairly even exchange(3years ago...iirc) rate cost me just over 2K cdn. I know TV a...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-29-2016, 06:07 PM
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Posted By Billy p
....I demoed some of your wonderful...

....I demoed some of your wonderful gear....thanks so much buy DIY is not for everyone....:)





Just an FYI....a signle xs30se with custom veneer cost me ~2k all in....and that was when our...
Forum: Speakers   11-26-2016, 10:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 391
Posted By Billy p
Here is a link that could prove helpful.... it...

Here is a link that could prove helpful.... it also cross links to further discussion here on avs....

http://forums.audioholics.com/forums/threads/ascend-sierra-2-and-kef-ls50-comparisons.91521/
Forum: Speakers   11-25-2016, 10:11 PM
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Posted By Billy p
He frequently plays clubs scene around these...

He frequently plays clubs scene around these parts mostly in the entertainment district....I will endeavor to catch one of his shows...like everything in life...thou...its all about the timing...:)....
Forum: Speakers   11-25-2016, 09:58 PM
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Posted By Billy p
Billy...my plan is to replace my HTM-200SE's used...

Billy...my plan is to replace my HTM-200SE's used for surrounds with Lunas. The cost will be significant...but the Luna gave me the same feeling when I heard them as did the Sierra-2.

You have...
Forum: Speakers   11-25-2016, 09:04 AM
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Posted By Billy p
Had interest but I can't see myself spending that...

Had interest but I can't see myself spending that sort of money for a surround duty speaker. My music listening habits are virtually in 2.1 and my current surrounds will suffice for movies....
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-23-2016, 09:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 493
Posted By Billy p
audiofreak38 Phil is fairly knowledgeable...

audiofreak38

Phil is fairly knowledgeable having owned Hsu subs in the past and present but in the end....he opted for the S1500 when he compared both most recently...yymv.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-23-2016, 06:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 493
Posted By Billy p
I think the F15HP would be a solid competitor as...

I think the F15HP would be a solid competitor as well, but the price is quite a bit higher than the OP's budget(30%). Concerning PSA versus the original ULS15, I think I would agree. Version 2...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-23-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 433
Posted By Billy p
Budget....imho.... really means entry level. For...

Budget....imho.... really means entry level. For the likes of svs, rythmik or hsu and few other well spoken mfgs....they all offer entry level budget minded subs....it's not until you hit the...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-23-2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 433
Posted By Billy p
[/QUOTE] Perhaps but VJ quoted another...

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Perhaps but VJ quoted another poster claiming that the I12 is getting some attention...so he should pay closer attention to quoted remarks thus causing the confusion between the L12...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-19-2016, 10:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,038
Posted By Billy p
I'll be curious to hear your...

I'll be curious to hear your impressions....coming from much larger ported subs to the Funks.

Myself it's more apples to apples coming from PSA + Svs sealed units. I suspected going to Funk...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-17-2016, 01:30 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,091
Posted By Billy p
Thank you for sharing the numbers. I would guess...

Thank you for sharing the numbers. I would guess it would be very. ~102db + 3-6db gain, average 4.0db+ = ~106.0db for SB16 and 18c is -2.5db from 18 = ~106.2DB


Currently I'm patiently waiting...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-17-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,091
Posted By Billy p
The current 18.0C uses the TSAD driver. Its...

The current 18.0C uses the TSAD driver. Its approx 2-3dbs down from the slightly larger and more powerful 18.0.


Averaged between 20-31.5hz: SB13u (96.5-101.3-108.1) ~101.96 hz
...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-14-2016, 06:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 993
Posted By Billy p
Will you conduct any music evaluations? I for one...

Will you conduct any music evaluations? I for one would love to hear your impartial thoughts/impressions on these subs...if your inclined. You often hear tight, articulate in describing traits...
Forum: Speakers   11-14-2016, 05:33 PM
Replies: 1,614
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Posted By Billy p
For me the real advantage of the RAAL is found...

For me the real advantage of the RAAL is found within the Horizon and why I took the plunge to return it and have it refitted with the RAAL. Much like the above poster who enjoys his standard...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-14-2016, 05:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By Billy p
No worries there...Nathan will walk you thru some...

No worries there...Nathan will walk you thru some of the set up process as you'll need permission(access code)...it certainly looks daunting but should be straightforward with his help...I needed to...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-14-2016, 10:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 297
Posted By Billy p
Not exactly apples to apples but it should give...

Not exactly apples to apples but it should give you some idea on the nuances between the two...in comparing the TSAD vs. LMS 5400... for these reasons I'd stick with the same drivers....jmo.
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Forum: Speakers   11-10-2016, 08:16 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,576
Posted By Billy p
http://forum.ascendacoustics.com/showthread.php?48...

http://forum.ascendacoustics.com/showthread.php?4812-CMT-340-vs-SIERRA-1

Thou...I do agree with your decision to try other mfg. You seem to have a cognizant understanding of what you want now.....
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