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Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-10-2017, 12:48 PM
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Posted By jerrolds
Here's a scenario: Display: LG OLED B6 ...

Here's a scenario:

Display: LG OLED B6
Pre-Pro: Something with HDMI 1.4 only
Source: Roku Ultra or HTPC with HDMI 2.0b for 4K@60hz
DSP: miniDSP HDMI 1.4 only

Can i connect the source (Roku...
Forum: Speakers   03-08-2017, 09:06 AM
Replies: 2,227
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Posted By jerrolds
Is my AVR really hamstringing my LS50 LCR Front...

Is my AVR really hamstringing my LS50 LCR Front Soundstage for my Home Theater? Here are the manufacturer's specs:

Pioneer VSX-824k (5.1 80w per channels)...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-07-2017, 12:52 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By jerrolds
I talked to Denny from SVS - he said even with it...

I talked to Denny from SVS - he said even with it corner loaded it would be tough to blend a ported/non-ported sub...which makes sense.

Guess ill look into spending a bit more and getting a 2nd...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   02-07-2017, 09:35 AM
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Posted By jerrolds
Bad idea? SVS SB12 NSD (corner loaded) with PB1000 on opposite open side?

So my home theater is in a T shaped basement (http://imgur.com/qIsjapY) - and my current PB1000 is a bit corner loaded (about 2 feet from the corner). I found a decent deal on a used SVS SB12-NSD...
Forum: Speakers   02-06-2017, 09:20 AM
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Posted By jerrolds
Yea its weird, i figured that if its set to...

Yea its weird, i figured that if its set to "large" LS50s would go full range while the sub kicks in at the crossover setting. I suppose i can test it with some test tones. It sets the surrounds...
Forum: Speakers   02-06-2017, 08:40 AM
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Posted By jerrolds
My Pioneer VSX 824k AVR calibrates my LCR LS50s...

My Pioneer VSX 824k AVR calibrates my LCR LS50s as "Large" and the crossover to 100hz - is it OK to leave it as "large"? I've set the crossover to 80hz - basically I'd like the LS50s to be used as...
Forum: Speakers   02-03-2017, 09:59 AM
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Posted By jerrolds
Yea Im feeding my LS50 LCR soundstage with an...

Yea Im feeding my LS50 LCR soundstage with an entry level Pioneer VSX824k AVR (80w per channel) - but upgrading to a processor/pre-amp -> amp was the last on my list.

I was going to get a 2nd (or...
Forum: Speakers   02-03-2017, 09:52 AM
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Posted By jerrolds
Have you tried solely listening to the LS50s for...

Have you tried solely listening to the LS50s for about a week then switching back to the Veritas 6.3s? Making sure theyre volume matched?
Forum: Speakers   02-02-2017, 01:12 PM
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Posted By jerrolds
Would a 12" Sub be too much for the LS50? I...

Would a 12" Sub be too much for the LS50? I currently use a 10" SVS PB1000 (ported) - thinking of adding a 2nd or upgrading to a single 12" PB-2000. Crossed over at 80hz atm.
Forum: Speakers   12-02-2016, 03:34 PM
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Posted By jerrolds
Thanks - was actually looking at the A500...

Thanks - was actually looking at the A500 (http://emotiva.com/products/amplifiers/500) Not sure what processor/pre-amp to get though. Theyre all crazy pricey heh
Forum: Speakers   12-02-2016, 12:32 PM
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Posted By jerrolds
Going to end up using 3 LS50s as my front sound...

Going to end up using 3 LS50s as my front sound stage for my home theater - can anyone recommend a processor/preamp and at least a 3 channel amp for less than a grand (preferably $700) - is this...
Forum: Speakers   11-30-2016, 02:40 PM
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Posted By jerrolds
Thanks for this - i think my stands from the...

Thanks for this - i think my stands from the floor to the bottom of the speaker cabinet is 28" - so tweeter level is around 30". I dont know if its worth the trouble finding new stands and selling...
Forum: Speakers   11-30-2016, 01:56 PM
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Posted By jerrolds
Are people actually noticing a difference based...

Are people actually noticing a difference based on the weight of the stand the LS50 is on? I put them on Sanus 30" stands...its sturdy enough (16.5lbs), will have to put Blu Tac to make it a little...
Forum: Speakers   11-22-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 12
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Posted By jerrolds
Oh thats neat - im looking to crossover at around...

Oh thats neat - im looking to crossover at around 80 or 100hz with my SVS PB1000..that should be fine i hope..people seem to like the LS50s more with a sub
Forum: Speakers   11-22-2016, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
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Posted By jerrolds
I've been mainly a headphone guy and I'm used to...

I've been mainly a headphone guy and I'm used to how my HD800SD is - super revealing and performs better with higher quality amplification..Maybe the LS50 is the HD800 of monitors.

Which i...
Forum: Speakers   11-21-2016, 02:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 485
Posted By jerrolds
1. Sierra-2s 2. Outlaw or Rhythmik Sub Ive...

1. Sierra-2s
2. Outlaw or Rhythmik Sub

Ive heard great things about the Phil Harmonics BMRs
Forum: Speakers   11-21-2016, 11:46 AM
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Posted By jerrolds
KEF LS50 driven by entry AVR? Or grab ELAC UB5 ...

KEF LS50 driven by entry AVR? Or grab ELAC UB5
Really thinking about cancelling my Emotiva B1/C1 order and getting a pair of KEF LS50s for my home theater....been reading how finicky they are with...
Forum: Speakers   11-21-2016, 11:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 385
Posted By jerrolds
KEF LS50 driven by entry AVR? Or grab ELAC UB5

Really thinking about cancelling my Emotiva B1/C1 order and getting a pair of KEF LS50s for my home theater....been reading how finicky they are with amps..i dont think ill be upgrading my AVR into...
Forum: Speakers   11-17-2016, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By jerrolds
KEF LS50 vs KEF Q100 vs Emotiva B1 (are the LS50 that good?)

So ive been hearing some really good things about the LS50 - but its not very sensitive (85dB 8Ohm) and only a single 5.25" woofer...im not sure how much better it would be than the KEF Q100 or...
Forum: Speakers   11-16-2016, 11:43 AM
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Posted By jerrolds
I picked up the Emotiva B1 bookshelves and C1...

I picked up the Emotiva B1 bookshelves and C1 center - kinda wondering if i shoulda went with the KEF Q100 bookshelves and Q200 center...
Forum: Speakers   11-07-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By jerrolds
Here's an album i made over the weekend -...

Here's an album i made over the weekend - http://imgur.com/a/srEwr what do you guys think?
Forum: Speakers   11-03-2016, 12:33 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By jerrolds
I can take some pics tonight - kind of...

I can take some pics tonight - kind of considering the Sierra CMT340s...they might go on sale on Black Friday..but id have to drive across the border for em :P
Forum: Speakers   11-03-2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 272
Posted By jerrolds
The vminis get plenty loud - altho its at around...

The vminis get plenty loud - altho its at around 70% of the dial on my AVR to get there...altho im thinking im missing a lot of dynamics/body of a bigger speaker can provide.

Im crossing over at...
Forum: Speakers   11-03-2016, 10:11 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By jerrolds
Im not sure how room gain would work when the...

Im not sure how room gain would work when the total area is 3800 cubic feet but the immediate listening area is 1150ft^3...and we're sitting about 8.5ft away (couch is about a foot from the walls)
Forum: Speakers   11-02-2016, 02:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 272
Posted By jerrolds
Will 5.25" bookshelves + decent sub (SVS PB1000) be enough for my T-shaped basement?

Wondering if i can get away with a pair of 5.25" bookshelves (Emotiva B1 (https://emotiva.com/products/speakers/airmotiv-b1) or KEF Q100 (http://us.kef.com/q100)) and their matching centers (C1...
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