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Forum: CD Players & Dedicated Music Transports   02-28-2015, 01:31 PM
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Posted By WestCoastD
interesting. Noticed this recently created thread...

interesting. Noticed this recently created thread as well:
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/149-blu-ray-players/1461702-disappointed-oppo-bd-105-a.html
Forum: Speakers   02-27-2015, 03:52 PM
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Posted By WestCoastD
yep, (Denon & Marantz) D&M Holdings, Inc.,...They...

yep, (Denon & Marantz) D&M Holdings, Inc.,...They were separate design groups prior to aquisition, but now engage in product-sharing. Although can't precisely say that each and every Denon and...
Forum: Speakers   02-27-2015, 12:03 PM
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Posted By WestCoastD
the current Denon, Marantz, and others sound as...

the current Denon, Marantz, and others sound as good, if not better. Audyssey EQ, alone, is an advantage. Also network capable functions- streaming, auto-updates, app's, etc.,...
Forum: Speakers   02-26-2015, 10:02 PM
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Posted By WestCoastD
Interesting "mich-mack" speaker set-up, but I...

Interesting "mich-mack" speaker set-up, but I imagine it sounds good still.

I would get one of the latest-generation Denon receivers, can't go wrong:
AVR-X4000
AVR-X3000
AVR-X5200W
AVR-X3100W...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-26-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 195
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Posted By WestCoastD
thanks. So far I'm probably gonna position on-top...

thanks. So far I'm probably gonna position on-top of RoamioPlus, just for convenience of cable access/routing and space. Although I'm not, yet, sure how hot things get- the Tuning Adapter, or the...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-26-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 195
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Posted By WestCoastD
Setting-up my Roamio-Plus unit: Just got the...

Setting-up my Roamio-Plus unit:
Just got the Cisco STA1520 tuning adapter unit. Wondering if it is wise to stack on-top of Roamio-Plus? Would there be too much heat issues? Are many, or have many,...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-25-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 195
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Posted By WestCoastD
I see, thanks. Yeah, a TWC technician checked...

I see, thanks. Yeah, a TWC technician checked line amplitude a few months back (at my living room drop, no splitter, although there are splitters under-neath the house), he measured I believe approx...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-25-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 195
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Posted By WestCoastD
I see. I would still connect to cable drop for...

I see.
I would still connect to cable drop for Tuning Adapter set-up still, correct? Even if using all etherNET connections? I would just select "etherNET connection" (and not "MoCA Network") in...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-25-2015, 01:23 PM
Replies: 195
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Posted By WestCoastD
thanks I currently use two TWC (SA 8300HD)...

thanks

I currently use two TWC (SA 8300HD) DVR STB's, in two different rooms. These will be replaced by one TiVO Mini, each. So the existing coax cable drop's will be used for each Mini,...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-25-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 195
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Posted By WestCoastD
Okay, got it. To clarify: [A] I would only...

Okay, got it.
To clarify:
[A] I would only need to connect (TWC) coax drop directly to each Mini (MoCA connection) used in this case? Instead of using Mini etherNET port?

[B] One confusing thing...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-25-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 195
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Posted By WestCoastD
so, I would need to aquire one MoCA adapter for...

so, I would need to aquire one MoCA adapter for each Mini in this case to ease bandwidth?

Like such?
https://www.tivo.com/shop/detail/moca
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-24-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 4,753
Posted By WestCoastD
So, I only need one cable-card/tuning adapter...

So, I only need one cable-card/tuning adapter where my TiVo Roamio-Plus is installed in my AV rack? In my other rooms I'm using TiVo Mini's, they only need etherNet connection (for all to communicate...
Forum: Speakers   02-24-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 10,551
Views: 1,412,682
Posted By WestCoastD
Are you actually using Silver 8's in your set-up...

Are you actually using Silver 8's in your set-up these days Kal?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-22-2015, 11:31 PM
Replies: 1,630
Views: 123,808
Posted By WestCoastD
good

good
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-21-2015, 12:26 AM
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Views: 123,808
Posted By WestCoastD
kind of cool that they're using B&W 800D's and...

kind of cool that they're using B&W 800D's and high-end Marantz players for testing
Forum: Speakers   02-19-2015, 05:04 PM
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Posted By WestCoastD
well, the new Gold line seems to be more of an...

well, the new Gold line seems to be more of an update to current GX line, or built on-top of GX line.
Forum: Speakers   02-19-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10,551
Views: 1,412,682
Posted By WestCoastD
I'm surprised Monitor Audio released new Gold...

I'm surprised Monitor Audio released new Gold line so soon. Seems like Gold GX is still fairly new on the market
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-18-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1,630
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Posted By WestCoastD
This strike thing is looking more and more grim....

This strike thing is looking more and more grim. Hope they can resolve soon:
http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-ports-impact-20150218-story.html#page=1
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-16-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 4,127
Views: 276,269
Posted By WestCoastD
exactly. I have to pay a strong person to do it...

exactly. I have to pay a strong person to do it for me, seriously :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-16-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4,127
Views: 276,269
Posted By WestCoastD
I've been using a Parasound A51 Halo for a few...

I've been using a Parasound A51 Halo for a few years now. Really love these amps. Only thing, they are very long in depth. Can be frustrating finding that just-right size rack yielding enough depth...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-13-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 665
Views: 240,398
Posted By WestCoastD
yes, please educate me on Dolby Atmos. Do the...

yes, please educate me on Dolby Atmos. Do the current popular players decode this latest format? Oppo BDP-103 or BDP-105 for example? Or do they only pass-thru digital stream to be decoded by (Dolby...
Forum: Official AVS Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-13-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,651
Posted By WestCoastD
well, I was not aware that the Oppo BDP-103 does...

well, I was not aware that the Oppo BDP-103 does decode Dolby Atmos?
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-11-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 239
Posted By WestCoastD
the Arris DCX3600m model No. is a "Video Gateway"...

the Arris DCX3600m model No. is a "Video Gateway" product (obviously) designed to talk to the TWC cable-box(s)/DVR-cables-box(s) family. Is TWC still using Scientific Atlanta for the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-10-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 12,513
Views: 1,026,480
Posted By WestCoastD
one small tid-bit I recently noticed while...

one small tid-bit I recently noticed while installing my (new) BDP-105 unit, the size of the supplied power-cord was on the smallish side- 18AWG condictors. While I'm sure it does the job (on the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-10-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 1,630
Views: 123,808
Posted By WestCoastD
interesting. Are we sure the initial release...

interesting. Are we sure the initial release shipments are actually at USA Port (Port Of Los Angeles), in customs, or still in Japan (not yet shipped)? Does Marantz confirm this?
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