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Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   02-23-2015, 03:57 PM
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Posted By AV Doogie
You will want to hear them for yourself - with...

You will want to hear them for yourself - with your own equipment if possible. Each amplifier may interact with your speakers and room differently. Do you have a Theta or ATI dealer nearby?
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   02-23-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 458
Posted By AV Doogie
Impressive Racks!

Impressive Racks!
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-22-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 4,018
Posted By AV Doogie
Off topic but related to above video: A...

Off topic but related to above video:
A colleague and myself used to provide grounding/bonding seminars and surge suppression demonstrations using various TVSS devices and surge strips. We would...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   02-22-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 7,855
Views: 404,363
Posted By AV Doogie
I have not seen the specifications published for...

I have not seen the specifications published for the new Dreadnaught IV but would expect them to be similar to the Prometheus since similar tech is employed. I would expect somewhat lower power...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   02-21-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 151
Posted By AV Doogie
The only difference between a cheaper card and...

The only difference between a cheaper card and this might be the read/write speed.


A class 10 or UHC class 1,3 rated memory chip would be more than sufficient for most applications
Forum: Tweaks and Do-It-Yourself   11-03-2014, 02:47 PM
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Views: 299
Posted By AV Doogie
A surge suppression device will not provide any...

A surge suppression device will not provide any protection from undervoltage. The suppressor will limit the 'over-voltage' events to a safe level above your electrical service nominal voltage...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   03-30-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 415
Posted By AV Doogie
Nitrogen injection will not make a...

Nitrogen injection will not make a difference.....except to the marketing folks.

If this cable is truly a 'high speed' rated cable, then you can expect it to work as well as any other high speed...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-20-2014, 07:35 AM
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Views: 16,724
Posted By AV Doogie
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by DonH50 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Tweaks and Do-It-Yourself   03-06-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 348
Posted By AV Doogie
You could probably build your equipment into a...

You could probably build your equipment into a plastic/metallic cabinet (similar to a whole house distribution panel with cover). You would probably need to plug in some sort of wall wart power...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   03-06-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 11,950
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Are you using the monoblocks for just the...

Are you using the monoblocks for just the fronts?

Those are nice looking amps. I thought they would be much smaller though... being class D amplifiers. Can these amps be stacked in a rack or must...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   03-05-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 11,950
Posted By AV Doogie
...Steve, have you taken any pics of the new...

...Steve, have you taken any pics of the new amps within your system?
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-04-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By AV Doogie
A couple of questions/notes: 1) Are you...

A couple of questions/notes:

1) Are you looking to do stereo or mono audio?
2) Why do you need to have 500W of amplifier power? ( I assume by the MTX amp information this is a 500W class D mono...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   02-26-2014, 02:21 PM
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Views: 46,180
Posted By AV Doogie
You are welcome Cal68, For the record, I do...

You are welcome Cal68,

For the record, I do not use nor need to use any power conditioning in my MA rack. The power supplies in well designed/built equipment will not care about short term...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   02-25-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 662
Views: 46,180
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While the SurgeX products may be very nice...

While the SurgeX products may be very nice (expensive) 'filters' which can be used to suppress overvoltages within your residence, they are not technically considered surge suppressors since they do...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   01-15-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 334
Posted By AV Doogie
Do you have enough room in the rack to install...

Do you have enough room in the rack to install the vented plates on top and bottom of rack? This would provide convective cooling!
Forum: Home Automation   01-13-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By AV Doogie
Unless you are located in an area with horrible...

Unless you are located in an area with horrible power quality and a poor distribution system, the majority of noise and power quality issues will be caused by your household appliances, computers...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   01-13-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 334
Posted By AV Doogie
What equipment is installed in your rack that...

What equipment is installed in your rack that you require fans? Or would your setup have no airflow?

I have four power amps, pre-pro, dish receiver, bluray, HDDVD and tvss installed in the rack...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   09-25-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,392
Posted By AV Doogie
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by mjd420nova http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1491934/how-much-can-a-breaker-withstand#post_23765442)

The biggest determining...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   09-13-2013, 03:09 PM
Replies: 636
Views: 15,549
Posted By AV Doogie
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by OllieS http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1485846/quality-power/210#post_23732445)

Exactly, double the power. But what I've been...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-16-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,254
Posted By AV Doogie
In the past I purchased from Markertek...

In the past I purchased from Markertek http://www.markertek.com/CATV-Headend-Interface/CAT-5-Transmission-Systems/HDMI-Over-CAT5-Systems/HD-EX0101T.xhtml?LTM-5HDT1

The units above use only one...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-13-2012, 11:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,254
Posted By AV Doogie
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by alk3997 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1420021/need-to-do-a-40-run-whats-my-best-option#post_22215551)

...which is exactly...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-13-2012, 10:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,254
Posted By AV Doogie
These can work, but you usually need to plug in...

These can work, but you usually need to plug in the wall wart at one or both ends to get proper operation. I personnally don't like having a wall wart at either end of the chain.
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-13-2012, 10:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,254
Posted By AV Doogie
The op just needs to know if a cable may be able...

The op just needs to know if a cable may be able to provide the required signals and work in his situation. He can try the cable to see if it works and return it if it does not. Accordingly, if a...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-13-2012, 10:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,254
Posted By AV Doogie
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by alk3997 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1420021/need-to-do-a-40-run-whats-my-best-option#post_22215339)

Keep in mind that if...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   07-13-2012, 08:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,254
Posted By AV Doogie
Quote:Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Quote:Originally Posted by JakeRobb http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1420021/need-to-do-a-40-run-whats-my-best-option#post_22214307)

I need to do a...
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