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Forum: Speakers   09-26-2016, 09:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 380
Posted By Blacklightning
That's a very powerful front stage, do you think...

That's a very powerful front stage, do you think the surround and sub will keep up?


How are the Motion 4's keeping up with your current Front Sound Stage?
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   09-24-2016, 02:04 PM
Replies: 1,282
Views: 22,762
Posted By Blacklightning
Any body know of a place in Edmonton where I can...

Any body know of a place in Edmonton where I can see HDR content? I checked out Audio Ark and was not impressed, I don't know if what I saw was really HDR. The salesman seemed to think it was a great...
Forum: Speakers   09-24-2016, 01:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 380
Posted By Blacklightning
Okay, I feel like a lot of people do not know the...

Okay, I feel like a lot of people do not know the speakers that the OP has.



This is the best there is when it comes to movies from Klipsch for Home use. There THX ULTRA cert. which is the high...
Forum: Speakers   09-23-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 380
Posted By Blacklightning
Wink Are we really talking this guy out of Klipsch...

Are we really talking this guy out of Klipsch Ultra 2 650's???
Most of the moves will be sideways or downgrade. I think he should start upgrading his surrounds or sub or anything else before getting...
Forum: Speakers   09-22-2016, 06:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 207
Posted By Blacklightning
After looking more at the specs of the Motion 6,...

After looking more at the specs of the Motion 6, it's really going to be the weak point in your system. To the point that I would run without a center if it's just one person watching a movie.
Forum: Latest Industry News   09-22-2016, 01:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 581
Posted By Blacklightning
I hope if you guys get around to doing a Ultra...

I hope if you guys get around to doing a Ultra version you make them sealed as we do not need them to perform under 100hz as it seems that height channels for Dolby are cut off at 110hz. I'm not sure...
Forum: Speakers   09-22-2016, 12:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 179
Posted By Blacklightning
Also keep in mind if you play a 80hz tone and...

Also keep in mind if you play a 80hz tone and walk around the room you will see the DB level go up and down all over the place.

Might be best to just try some crossovers and use your ear and...
Forum: Latest Industry News   09-22-2016, 11:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 581
Posted By Blacklightning
I figured they were sealed but they are in fact...

I figured they were sealed but they are in fact rear ported. I guess that is why they come with mounting hardware to keep them a few centimeters off the wall....
Forum: Speakers   09-22-2016, 11:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 179
Posted By Blacklightning
The response curves you see in reviews are...

The response curves you see in reviews are outdoors, in audio chambers or have smoothing applied.

This is what a curve looks like in a good room. So kept this in mind when 80hz is 85db, 75hz is...
Forum: Speakers   09-22-2016, 08:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 207
Posted By Blacklightning
I hear you guys but we need to remember we have a...

I hear you guys but we need to remember we have a wife the is apart of this. The ML will be beautiful in his room and beside the couch will be two huge towers??? We do not have pictures but I think...
Forum: Speakers   09-21-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 207
Posted By Blacklightning
I agree sell the towers. Those Martin Logan...

I agree sell the towers. Those Martin Logan LX16's are beautiful speakers. Keep the wife happy and get matching speakers all round Motion 2's for surround and Motion 6 for center.

Motion 2 will...
Forum: Speakers   09-21-2016, 02:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 221
Posted By Blacklightning
First, if you are going with Polk. Check out the...

First, if you are going with Polk. Check out the new ones. http://signature.polkaudio.com/
Price is very good.
Klipsch is the go to if you want effortless power. Just be sure to do a lot of...
Forum: Latest Industry News   09-21-2016, 02:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 449
Posted By Blacklightning
Polk's sales will go up. Those are great looking...

Polk's sales will go up. Those are great looking speakers and a killer price. We just need the sound to back it up. I know they will be a hit in Canada as Polk is easy to get. The larger companies...
Forum: Speakers   09-21-2016, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1,900
Views: 73,143
Posted By Blacklightning
This is another thing that people believe. A...

This is another thing that people believe. A better sub is not a loud sub most of the time it's quieter. If you look at the two graphs above you will see that if you try to level match the two subs,...
Forum: Speakers   09-21-2016, 11:47 AM
Replies: 1,900
Views: 73,143
Posted By Blacklightning
lol, it's the kind of thing that you do not know...

lol, it's the kind of thing that you do not know what good is until you hear something better.

People always like there first sub until they hear another one. The big thing about "real" subs is...
Forum: Speakers   09-21-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 1,900
Views: 73,143
Posted By Blacklightning
I had a EQ MAX 15" for a week too before I...

I had a EQ MAX 15" for a week too before I returned it. Glad you are happy with the JBL sub. I have not heard it, I'm just going off the specs so take my comments on your sub with a grain of salt. :)
Forum: Speakers   09-21-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 1,900
Views: 73,143
Posted By Blacklightning
Nice system!!! I would say HELL NO. Stick...

Nice system!!!

I would say HELL NO. Stick with the Onkyo until JBL makes an Atmos speaker. You will get a huge different if you sell your sub (or return) and get a real Sub that can go down to...
Forum: Speakers   09-21-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1,900
Views: 73,143
Posted By Blacklightning
Okay, here are some answers. Is it worth...

Okay, here are some answers.

Is it worth Upgrading? Yes and No, this depends on you. You will need to hear both.
Will there be a noticeable sound difference? YES, but it may be a better sound or...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   09-20-2016, 08:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 420
Posted By Blacklightning
I'm a music only guy and I can tell you that REL...

I'm a music only guy and I can tell you that REL subs are really something special. I have spent many years trying to find a sub that disappears into the background and flow with my speakers. REL...
Forum: Speakers   09-19-2016, 10:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 130
Posted By Blacklightning
If you go with Elac get the B5 over the B6 for...

If you go with Elac get the B5 over the B6 for music. The B5 is the "better" speaker as it's the one that Andrew Jones designed and did most of the R&D on. The B5 is the model that you will see in...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   09-19-2016, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 102
Posted By Blacklightning
I bought mine for $450Cdn and sold it for $700Cdn...

I bought mine for $450Cdn and sold it for $700Cdn so that is the range. It's a great sub for Music as I see it as a lager Rythmik F12G. With a paper driver, a A/B amp, servo, and a sealed design, it...
Forum: Speakers   09-16-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 442
Posted By Blacklightning
http://signature.polkaudio.com/ American...

http://signature.polkaudio.com/

American Hi-Fi
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Forum: Speakers   09-16-2016, 09:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 442
Posted By Blacklightning
Signature Tower Speakers ...

Signature Tower Speakers




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S60
American HiFi Home Theater...
Forum: Speakers   09-16-2016, 09:05 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 502
Posted By Blacklightning
Okay, two full theaters in one house??? ...

Okay, two full theaters in one house???

Please make your second room the full theater. Atmos is not the only system that can be used. DTS-X and Auro 3d will also be nice systems. You can hang...
Forum: Speakers   09-16-2016, 07:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 177
Posted By Blacklightning
I'm sure others will ask but why do you want a...

I'm sure others will ask but why do you want a large center? Most people start with a L/R speakers and then the center. The best center to use in all cases is the same speaker as the left and right...
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