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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-28-2016, 02:11 PM
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Posted By Sweetmeat
Performance of Pre/Pro vs Integrated

I have some extra money right now, so I'm thinking about adding something to my system.

I have always wanted a pre/pro setup, mainly because of the "cool" factor, and partially because I assume...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   10-21-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 25,227
Views: 1,504,003
Posted By Sweetmeat
I agree with Mike as well. When I first bought...

I agree with Mike as well. When I first bought my PB12-Plus I was in my first "starter" home, and the 1 PB12-Plus was perfect in my smaller family room. Then we moved to a larger house and my...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   10-21-2016, 03:46 PM
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Posted By Sweetmeat
Well I would say that the PB13 definitely has...

Well I would say that the PB13 definitely has more punch and is one incredible sub, however if I had just purchased a 2nd PB12-Plus instead I don't think that there would be much, if any, content...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   10-19-2016, 01:54 PM
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Posted By Sweetmeat
Thumbs up I don't think that you'll be disappointed in that...

I don't think that you'll be disappointed in that decision. I myself have a PB12-Plus and a PB13-Ultra. For the past year I've been thinking about adding a 2nd PB13-Ultra so the front 2 subs would...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-19-2016, 12:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 210
Posted By Sweetmeat
I know this thread is old, but I just read an...

I know this thread is old, but I just read an article on the Yamaha RX-A3060 (which is new within the past few months) and that AVR receives AND transmits bluetooth.

Excerpt from the article:
...
Forum: Screens   10-15-2016, 11:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 56
Posted By Sweetmeat
StudioTech Firehawk G4 vs Black Diamond

Right now I have a 120" Elite retractable screen that drops in front of a wall mounted Plasma.

I'm considering removing the Plasma and replacing the retractable screen with a fixed screen.
...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   10-12-2016, 12:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,197
Posted By Sweetmeat
Thanks, Mike. I went home over lunch to...

Thanks, Mike.

I went home over lunch to measure and here's what I have:
*) 96" Ceilings
*) 11.5" from ceiling to top of screen
*) 6.75" from ceiling to center of lens
*) 15.5' throw...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   10-12-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,197
Posted By Sweetmeat
Sorry for bringing back to life a super old...

Sorry for bringing back to life a super old thread.

I currently have a HW50ES projector mounted on my ceiling, and ever since I've had it I have not been super pleased with the sharpness of the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-21-2016, 11:37 AM
Replies: 9,244
Views: 1,233,635
Posted By Sweetmeat
So I know that the RX-A3000 doesn't support...

So I know that the RX-A3000 doesn't support Atmos, but it does have "height" speaker connections. Has anyone used those connections as their Atmos setup? If you have, did you get the right sounds...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-14-2016, 06:11 PM
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Posted By Sweetmeat
So I finally got past the access error with...

So I finally got past the access error with Sirius Internet Radio (IR), and it was so frustrating that I thought I'd document what happened to hopefully help someone else out in the future.

I have...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-13-2016, 07:37 PM
Replies: 9,244
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Posted By Sweetmeat
Hmmm, something is going on and I'm not sure...

Hmmm, something is going on and I'm not sure what. About 2 weeks ago I decided to plug my user id/password on my trial Sirius XM Package into my RX-A3000 because I wanted to see if it would work...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-29-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 103
Posted By Sweetmeat
Well, they kind of have what I'm looking for, but...

Well, they kind of have what I'm looking for, but not exactly. They have a list of movies that are upcoming to be released, and the year the movie was produced.

Movies previously released are...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   08-24-2016, 08:33 AM
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Posted By Sweetmeat
If I were you, I would just get a 2x4 board and...

If I were you, I would just get a 2x4 board and push the PB13U box up the stairs. With a couple of adults pushing, it shouldn't be too bad. The boxes are heavy duty, double boxed, and the sub is...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-23-2016, 03:10 PM
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Views: 1,086,763
Posted By Sweetmeat
Do you think I'd be able to get better reception...

Do you think I'd be able to get better reception and possibly more channels with the following antenna:

...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-23-2016, 01:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 103
Posted By Sweetmeat
List of Movies Recently at Theater now on blu-ray

Is there a list of movies recently at the theater that have now been released to blu-ray? The "New Releases" list is not the list that I'm looking for, since it includes movies that were in the...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-22-2016, 08:16 PM
Replies: 9,867
Views: 1,086,763
Posted By Sweetmeat
I edited my previous post with the signal...

I edited my previous post with the signal strength for each channel. I have to say I'm pretty impressed with what I've been able to get with that indoor antenna in my basement!

I wonder if I...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-22-2016, 02:30 PM
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Posted By Sweetmeat
Interesting. I thought we'd get the same, but...

Interesting. I thought we'd get the same, but this just gives me more of a reason to get the Lincoln channels too.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-22-2016, 02:28 PM
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Posted By Sweetmeat
So I went to the post office this afternoon to...

So I went to the post office this afternoon to pick up the TV Tuner that I ordered from Amazon last Thursday, and I bought and an indoor antenna from Best Buy.

Here's what I bought:
Mediasonic...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   08-22-2016, 07:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 872
Posted By Sweetmeat
I probably should have rephrased my question. ...

I probably should have rephrased my question.

Often times when changes are made, there's an initial perception that the change made an improvement. What I'm asking is if he still feels as...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-20-2016, 09:48 AM
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Views: 1,086,763
Posted By Sweetmeat
Yeah, but you need to PM me with these requests...

Yeah, but you need to PM me with these requests as I don't read every single post in every single thread. Thanks.[/QUOTE]

I would have PM'd, but I didn't know who to PM or how to find out who to...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-20-2016, 09:47 AM
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Posted By Sweetmeat
Duplicate post

Duplicate post
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-20-2016, 07:16 AM
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Posted By Sweetmeat
Well things could get interesting. I used the...

Well things could get interesting. I used the compass on my iPhone and it showed that my wall in the rear of my house was at exactly 38 degrees, which would be perfect for receiving the Omaha...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-19-2016, 08:18 PM
Replies: 9,867
Views: 1,086,763
Posted By Sweetmeat
If I can get a strong signal on the Omaha...

If I can get a strong signal on the Omaha stations, I don't care if I have the Lincoln stations. Whatever football games are shown in Omaha I'm sure will be the same as the ones in Lincoln.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-19-2016, 08:13 PM
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Views: 1,086,763
Posted By Sweetmeat
I do not know about Direct TV, but my Dishnetwork...

I do not know about Direct TV, but my Dishnetwork receiver has an OTA HD tuner built in that you can just connect your antenna to.[/QUOTE]

Good idea, but I checked my receiver (HR44-200 Genie) and...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-19-2016, 06:17 PM
Replies: 9,867
Views: 1,086,763
Posted By Sweetmeat
Most users with a large screen see an improved...

Most users with a large screen see an improved picture quality with HD OTA signals as compared to cable and satellite signals that are often compressed to conserve costly bandwidth. You do need to...
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