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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-18-2014, 12:16 PM
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Posted By ss9001
Peter - what ceiling mounted speakers are you...

Peter - what ceiling mounted speakers are you using?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-18-2014, 11:29 AM
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Posted By ss9001
I have seen this guideline in other available...

I have seen this guideline in other available information. The one negative to this is it obviously won't work with planar speakers like taller electrostats or Magnepans. My fronts are 6' tall to...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-18-2014, 11:22 AM
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Posted By ss9001
Menu - looks like lots of speaker configuration...

Menu - looks like lots of speaker configuration options including mixing Dolby enabled with ceilings.

Not Atmos & someone already commented on this but I think the cardboard tab A-slot B tripod is...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-18-2014, 08:20 AM
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Posted By ss9001
with Audyssey room correction, you get its...

with Audyssey room correction, you get its auto-calibration EQ or you can buy a license & kit to do Audyssey Pro which allows for doing some custom tweaking of the target curve. The last time I knew,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-18-2014, 08:12 AM
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Posted By ss9001
Don't feel bad, you probably have good company :)...

Don't feel bad, you probably have good company :) Since the Klipschorn is their trademark design, it's understandable to use it like a catch-all name.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-18-2014, 08:03 AM
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Posted By ss9001
that would be a mighty (& loud) 5.1 system ;) ...

that would be a mighty (& loud) 5.1 system ;)

I did know a quadraphile who said he used La Scalla's for his vintage quadraphonic system. I guess one per corner in a big room :D
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-18-2014, 05:29 AM
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Posted By ss9001
Over the years, there've been a lot of folks in...

Over the years, there've been a lot of folks in Pioneer threads who are clueless about how to logically use the calibration mic & then complain about the sound quality.

One guy said he stood...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-18-2014, 05:22 AM
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Posted By ss9001
Congratulations! I'm seriously considering 2...

Congratulations!

I'm seriously considering 2 pair of Pioneer bookshelves to add to my Maggie setup. Will make final decision on speakers probably around CEDIA or shortly after. I want to get a...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-18-2014, 05:10 AM
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Posted By ss9001
Not sure anyone knows. I just discovered several...

Not sure anyone knows. I just discovered several days ago that KEF is going to have an add-on module. Others may play wait & see.

It will be interesting to see how many get into the game. I would...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-17-2014, 10:34 AM
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Posted By ss9001
can't find any detailed info on the KEF's other...

can't find any detailed info on the KEF's other than references to the model as the KEF R50. but here are 2 photos. maybe you can deduce the approx size by the speakers they are sitting on.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-17-2014, 09:04 AM
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Posted By ss9001
^ Oh? I guess that means all of us should scrap...

^
Oh? I guess that means all of us should scrap our systems because Guttenberg says it's dead.
Sorry but I didn't get the notice :rolleyes:

If you meant the word "anyone" seriously, your...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-16-2014, 03:31 PM
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Posted By ss9001
you must mean everyone not anyone ;) which...

you must mean everyone not anyone ;)
which word makes an astronomical difference ;) :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-16-2014, 03:24 PM
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Posted By ss9001
there you have it. for the record, I am not...

there you have it.

for the record, I am not anti-Audioholics. On the contrary, I've learned a lot from many of their articles, read lots of the reviews and generally like & use the site for...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-16-2014, 02:38 PM
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Posted By ss9001
and your point being? like I said, human nature &...

and your point being? like I said, human nature & the real world side of any business.

if you think it works otherwise, you aren't living on planet earth with 7 billion fellow human beings ;)
...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-16-2014, 02:05 PM
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Posted By ss9001
you've also noticed. unfortunate, isn't it.

you've also noticed. unfortunate, isn't it.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-16-2014, 01:41 PM
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Posted By ss9001
your rapier wit is showing again, sanjay ;) ...

your rapier wit is showing again, sanjay ;)

the poster's comment idea that a company not extending a favor to someone ridiculing their product being lack of confidence - that shows a bit of...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-16-2014, 11:16 AM
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Posted By ss9001
congratulations! enjoy your upgrade :)

congratulations! enjoy your upgrade :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-16-2014, 04:45 AM
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Posted By ss9001
I'll have to re-read Kal Rubinson's Stereophile...

I'll have to re-read Kal Rubinson's Stereophile review later today. I can't remember if he evaluated it with Blu-ray.

Have you reported this to miniDSP? I've contemplated getting one of these or...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-16-2014, 04:18 AM
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Posted By ss9001
since the Atmos objects are metadata and...

since the Atmos objects are metadata and contained in the existing TrueHD /DD+ track, I would expect no change. non-Atmos AVR's will ignore the metadata & just process the TrueHD track as they...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-16-2014, 03:40 AM
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Posted By ss9001
FilmMixer & sdurani's recent posts since I last...

FilmMixer & sdurani's recent posts since I last posted are spot on. I share their viewpoints. Well done!

Whatever clarification or damage control Gene does, he's kind of brought it on himself with...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-15-2014, 06:29 AM
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Posted By ss9001
I've commented about this in the DOA thread but...

I've commented about this in the DOA thread but I'll re-confirm - I couldn't agree with you more!

as both I & sanjay stated at different times and in separate threads, they're past the raising...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-15-2014, 06:22 AM
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Posted By ss9001
I find this discussion fascinating of the...

I find this discussion fascinating of the "physics" behind how Dolby speakers really work. Great information! Secret sauce revealed?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-15-2014, 02:52 AM
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Posted By ss9001
but judging the format after a demo is better...

but judging the format after a demo is better than judging it after...no demo at all :p

that is the point. Andry's statement

"Atmos simply doesn't have enough Wow!"

is groundless, not based...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-14-2014, 03:46 PM
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Posted By ss9001
The difference between you & the article is you...

The difference between you & the article is you have heard it and found it works. You are being objective. Mark, I've read many of your posts, announcements, mini-reviews, interviews w/Scott and find...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-14-2014, 03:23 PM
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Posted By ss9001
+100 They've had a clear bias or at least...

+100

They've had a clear bias or at least opinion against home Atmos when it was just a rumor so they've just come out of the closet and made their "anti" Atmos stance official.

All of them,...
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