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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-10-2015, 06:46 PM
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Posted By spike9876
That's why I asked... Because I noticed a...

That's why I asked... Because I noticed a difference in direct vs stereo... Besides subs not being included... Music definitely becomes more alive in stereo so I prefer Audyssey engaged...

One...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-10-2015, 04:25 PM
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Posted By spike9876
Yes, Subwoofer is set to No in Direct mode... I...

Yes, Subwoofer is set to No in Direct mode... I don't hear my subs when in Direct mode...

Although I will try his suggestion of attempting to eliminate my subs... My gut will be that I will use...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-10-2015, 11:18 AM
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Posted By spike9876
I'm getting Sanders Sound M10d. They are hybrid...

I'm getting Sanders Sound M10d. They are hybrid electro stats With cone woofer. According to his specs, they go down to 20Hz... But he recomend's no to use subs because his woofer better integrates...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-09-2015, 10:14 PM
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Posted By spike9876
You threw me off... :) Then after doing some...

You threw me off... :) Then after doing some additional research... figured you meant 'Direct' mode.

Thanks again!!
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-09-2015, 09:01 PM
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Views: 330,589
Posted By spike9876
I do not see Pure Audio in my Integra 80.3, but I...

I do not see Pure Audio in my Integra 80.3, but I do see it in my OPPO. These days, I don't use OPPO... For music I mainly use JRiver and Spotify on my HTPC.... I should try to use OPPO, but I just...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-09-2015, 07:22 PM
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Posted By spike9876
Hi.... I will be upgrading my speakers and...

Hi....

I will be upgrading my speakers and according to speaker company they recommend to use their speakers full range and for me not to have any sub woofers....

I really doubt their speakers...
Forum: Community News & Polls   05-04-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,524
Posted By spike9876
I listen to Spotify... I tried Tidal and sound is...

I listen to Spotify... I tried Tidal and sound is much better than Spotify but music discovery is much better on Spotify.... Hence I stayed with Spotify.
Forum: Speakers   05-01-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 4,121
Views: 484,426
Posted By spike9876
Hi... As I had mentioned in my previous...

Hi...

As I had mentioned in my previous messages I had been looking at Sanders Sound... but I found Sound Labs... and wanted to check if anyone had any opinion on them... In particular I was...
Forum: Speakers   04-22-2015, 07:20 AM
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Posted By spike9876
DonH50: I did want to see the 20.7, but they did...

DonH50: I did want to see the 20.7, but they did not have it... and was told that due to my room size 13' x 18' the 3.7 was a better size.
stustan: Yes, the hunt continues :) Most likely will...
Forum: Speakers   04-21-2015, 06:51 PM
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Views: 484,426
Posted By spike9876
Lyric in Manhattan is where I went :) I only...

Lyric in Manhattan is where I went :)
I only entered the room where they had the Maggies... The room was nice, seemed like a good setup... and it appeared their other rooms were nice too.

Sales...
Forum: Speakers   04-21-2015, 06:12 PM
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Posted By spike9876
Today I went to audition the 3.7i at a local...

Today I went to audition the 3.7i at a local dealer... I suppose everyone has their own opinion, but... I did not feel impressed. Although I did audition the Montis about 3 weeks ago... I just...
Forum: Speakers   04-19-2015, 06:42 PM
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Posted By spike9876
Thanks for info Don. Looks like there is a...

Thanks for info Don.

Looks like there is a local dealer for Magnepan near me... I will take the time to audition them :)
Forum: Speakers   04-19-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4,121
Views: 484,426
Posted By spike9876
Hi. Currently I do 60% movies & 40% music. ...

Hi.

Currently I do 60% movies & 40% music.

I am looking at upgrading my fronts... after auditioning a couple of speakers... I had narrowed my selection to Martin Logan - Montis... Then I...
Forum: Speakers   04-17-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 89
Posted By spike9876
Yes, size of M10 can dominate a room but I think...

Yes, size of M10 can dominate a room but I think it can fit well in my 13'x18' room.

My understanding is that M10 system includes a Magtech Amp which costs about 5k alone... so it is comparable...
Forum: Speakers   04-17-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 89
Posted By spike9876
Sanders Sound M10d vs Martin Logans

I have been looking to upgrade for sometime... After auditioning some speakers including B&W 803d, Legacy Audio Signature SE & ML Montis... I had settled on Montis...

I was looking to upgrade...
Forum: Speakers   12-26-2014, 03:39 PM
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Posted By spike9876
OK... Thanks !!

OK... Thanks !!
Forum: Speakers   12-26-2014, 02:40 PM
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Views: 91,324
Posted By spike9876
OK... BTW, since ML are dipoles... is better to...

OK... BTW, since ML are dipoles... is better to use acoustic panels, diffusers for front wall (behind ML) ?
Forum: Speakers   12-23-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 1,269
Views: 91,324
Posted By spike9876
What is the consensus regarding buying from...

What is the consensus regarding buying from non-authorized dealers ?
Forum: Speakers   12-22-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 1,269
Views: 91,324
Posted By spike9876
I prefer not to change my surrounds... do you...

I prefer not to change my surrounds... do you think I can get away with CM1's for surrounds ?
Forum: Speakers   12-22-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 1,269
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Posted By spike9876
My main usage would actually be for movies.... ...

My main usage would actually be for movies.... How do you find them for movies ?

I would plan on upgrading fronts L+C+R.... But surrounds I would have regular book shelf... Is this OK ? What do...
Forum: Speakers   12-22-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 1,269
Views: 91,324
Posted By spike9876
FYI, I auditioned the Montis and really...

FYI,

I auditioned the Montis and really liked them. I don't know if it was the room or something else... but I noticed in some instances that sound was coming from front ceiling... Maybe that's...
Forum: Speakers   12-18-2014, 04:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,030
Posted By spike9876
If there are so many advantages to active...

If there are so many advantages to active speakers.... Why are most home speakers passive ?
Forum: Speakers   12-17-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,030
Posted By spike9876
I noticed that Funk Audio offers passive and...

I noticed that Funk Audio offers passive and active towers... Is there an advantage with active speakers versus using passive speakers and using your own amp ?
Forum: Speakers   12-17-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,030
Posted By spike9876
Funk Audio products look interesting :)

Funk Audio products look interesting :)
Forum: Speakers   12-16-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,030
Posted By spike9876
Thanks for reply dsrussell :) This just...

Thanks for reply dsrussell :)

This just enforces what I suspect... If do get ML... I might as well change surrounds as well... Which I really had no intention... I'll still demo them... but don't...
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