Forumsee - Home Audio & Video 2lb MLV - Kinetics only? Or are there others as good? Greetings All, As part of the theatre build, my designer is recommending I use the Kinetics brand (instead of the cheaper brands I have found like Audioseal) 2lb MLV because he said "there's s... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:42:10 GMT Dedicated Theater Design & Construction 2017-10-20T00:42:10Z GDFEIN's HT/Media Room v2.0 Alright AVS I'm back to seek your valuable assistance!! We (me + SWMBO) recently purchased a new construction inventory home and will be closing mid/late November '17. The new place has a ded... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:42:03 GMT Dedicated Theater Design & Construction 2017-10-20T00:42:03Z Got my newly arrived 8b fired Picked up a 7C and 8B last week. The 7C is in line for a Yazaki-san restoration so parts are on order and the 8B was waiting on a 6BH6 which arrived today so got her hooked up to the big JBLs runni... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:28:15 GMT Marantz Audio | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-20T00:28:15Z Rotel RA-1592 Integrated Amp Sound Heavyweight! Have you all seen the latest review on the Rotel RA-1592 Integrated amp? Stereoplay Magazine just did a review on the Rotel RA... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:22:12 GMT 2 Channel Audio 2017-10-20T00:22:12Z Sony Z7 + Jotunheim balanced cable? Hi all, I got a pair of new Z7s a few weeks back and have been really enjoying them on my Jotunheim and Modi Multibit setup using the standard unbalanced cable. I did some searching on the forum... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:15:43 GMT Headphones (full-size) 2017-10-20T00:15:43Z Need some sub advice Guys, So I have built 3 dedicated movie theaters to date, then relocate. This has been a little frustrating. On the bright side, it allows me to try new things. So my last theater, I used 2... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:55:21 GMT DIY Speakers and Subs 2017-10-19T23:55:21Z Sub Recommendations? I'm building my first home theater that will be about 4000 cubic feet. A sketch is attached, and the ceiling is 11 feet in front and 10 in the back. I can't fit subs in the back unless I get real... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:55:14 GMT DIY Speakers and Subs 2017-10-19T23:55:14Z Father and son(4yr old!) volt 6 build Hello everybody! So I finally received the final piece in my home theater puzzle, a pair of slanted volt 6's to replace my Def Tech Pm1000 rear heights. Currently I have: Denon x6200w Sony x900... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:55:06 GMT DIY Speakers and Subs 2017-10-19T23:55:06Z DFR vs HA-2SE I will soon be moving into the world of high-end IEMs. I am trying to decide whether to get a dragonfly red or a HA-2SE for my portable set-up. I have previously owned a dragonfly red and I liked i... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:47:42 GMT Portable Headphone Amps 2017-10-19T23:47:42Z Should i buy? Pioneer SX950 . Have SA 8500II & Onkyo Monster already I guess i am looking for a little external clarity here. I have found what appears to be a very clean and original Pioneer SX-950 for sale. I can purchase for $300. No Service History, Its about 90... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:22:31 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T23:22:31Z 0-hz tecnology I opened the site I want to listen to your opinion! I do not know the language well, but I'll try to answer the questions, since there's no deception where not! I live in Moscow and try to honest... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:22:25 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T23:22:25Z 0-hz technology ? ?????? ????, ? ???? ????????? ???? ??????! ? ?? ????, ???? ??????, ?? ? ?????????? ???????? ?? ???????, ??? ??? ??? ???????? ??????, ??? ???! ? ???? ? ?????? ? ?????????? ?????? ???????? ?? ???... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:22:18 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T23:22:18Z Trouble locating Kenwood KA-7002 schematics So I'm about to start work on a personal KA-7002 and I found the schematic for it a little while back and I'm having trouble finding it again. I know there were 3 fairly major revisions to the KA-7... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:22:12 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T23:22:12Z No mic for my Yamaha 1050, no clue how to calibrate I bought a used Yamaha 1050, and he didn't have the calibration mic. I had my old Harmon Kardan one, and thought that would be good enough. It doesn't even fit into mic slot for the Yamaha (fits in... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:18:21 GMT Audio theory, Setup and Chat 2017-10-19T23:18:21Z Google Home Mini vs. Echo Dot: Which Cheap Smart Speaker Wins? The Google Home Mini has some advantages over the Echo Dot, especially in sound quality, but Amazon's little smart speaker is simply more versatile. Google Home Mini vs. Echo Dot: Which Cheap Sm... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:42:39 GMT Audio Forum 2017-10-19T22:42:39Z QLED vs OLED TV: Who Wins? OLED TVs deliver pristine image quality and amazingly wide viewing angles, but QLED sets deserve your attention because of their brilliant colors and sheer value. QLED vs OLED TV: Who Wins? : Re... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:42:32 GMT Audio Forum 2017-10-19T22:42:32Z Sonos One Review Roundup: What Critics Love and Hate The Sonos One reviews are in, and its sound quality and Alexa integration impress, but this smart speaker has some drawbacks. Here’s the pros and cons. Sonos One Review Roundup: What Critics Lov... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:42:18 GMT Audio Forum 2017-10-19T22:42:18Z Best TV Deals From 4K TVs to budget 1080p sets, we're vetting and handpicking the Internet's best HDTVs deals so you don't have to. Best TV Deals : Read more Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:42:12 GMT Audio Forum 2017-10-19T22:42:12Z Amazon Echo Show Is On Sale for First Time Ever Take $30 off Amazon's premium smart speaker, as long as you can live without YouTube videos. Amazon Echo Show Is On Sale for First Time Ever : Read more Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:42:05 GMT Audio Forum 2017-10-19T22:42:05Z Sonos One Review: Alexa Never Sounded Better The Sonos One is the best-sounding Alexa speaker yet, and its integration with Amazon’s assistant is excellent (if not yet complete). Sonos One Review: Alexa Never Sounded Better : Read more Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:41:58 GMT Audio Forum 2017-10-19T22:41:58Z Neato Botvac Connected Review: A Great Little Butler Need extra help around the house? The Neato Botvac Connected is as reliable as it is capable. Neato Botvac Connected Review: A Great Little Butler : Read more Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:41:52 GMT Audio Forum 2017-10-19T22:41:52Z Answer Our Tech Value Survey to Win a $500 Amazon Gift Card We want to know what you consider to be reasonable prices for today's gadgets. Your responses will help inform our top picks for the Best Tech Values awards. Answer Our Tech Value Survey to Win ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:41:45 GMT Audio Forum 2017-10-19T22:41:45Z What are the Best Gifts for Music Lovers? Hey there everyone! Is it just us, or is 2017 a particularly good year for tech? With the gift-giving season soon upon us, the Tom's Guide team has reviewed hundreds of products this year to ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:41:31 GMT Audio Forum 2017-10-19T22:41:31Z Budget USB interface also for general use? Greets I've been looking for a small interface for my home computer, mainly to record electric guitar. So far I have on my list Steinberg UR22 mk2, Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 gen2, Presonus Audiob... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:31:11 GMT Digital Recording & Computers 2017-10-19T22:31:11Z Fix "white wrinkles" on earpads Hello everyone, I've been using the HD 598 Cs for 7 months now (and loving it) and naturally, I washed the earpads like 3 times since purchase, not sure if because the washing or usage, I got we... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:30:55 GMT Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers, Accessories (DBT-Free Forum) 2017-10-19T22:30:55Z HDMI 2.1 is Coming - What it Really Means for You Unless you are building your first home theater system, or in your early 20's, you've seen big changes on the video end of home theater. Afterall, it really wasn't that long ago that we were feedin... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:26:13 GMT Home Theater News 2017-10-19T22:26:13Z Purchased a sx626 I recently purchased a pioneer sx 626 receiver for $60. It appears in great shape. Recently cleaned and everything works perfectly. Lights and all. I have a set of Norman Lab 335'si will be running... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:51:11 GMT Pioneer Audio | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T21:51:11Z Denon DCD-3000 cd player pawn shop find worth fixing? Folks, I returned to the pawn shop yesterday in search of vintage electronics. I was not disappointed. When I left the store, I was walking fast and carrying a monster Denon DCD-3000 compact di... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:49:43 GMT General Audio Discussion | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T21:49:43Z Anyone ever seen a console like this before? Charles.   Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:49:37 GMT General Audio Discussion | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T21:49:37Z Lynyrd Skynyrd Plus Forty Years 10/20/77 Tomorrow, Oct. 20, 2017 marks the fortieth anniversary of the plane crash that ended the lives and careers of Ronnie Van Zant, guitarist Steve Gaines, vocalist Cassie Gaines, assistant road manager... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:49:30 GMT General Audio Discussion | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T21:49:30Z NEC XG135LC Picture Problem Hi, after my search for an replacement glas for an NEC PG9200 i could get my hands on an NEC XG135LC. I transfered this unit from germany to austria and had no problem to install it on the ce... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:13:30 GMT CRT Projectors 2017-10-19T21:13:30Z Klipsch Debuts Reference Powered R-28PF and R-14PM Speakers Today Klipsch debuted two new powered speaker models born of its Reference line. Of particular interest is the R-28PF powered floorstanding speakers ($1199/pair) with a 1" Tractrix horn tweeter and... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:04:02 GMT Speakers 2017-10-19T21:04:02Z Bass response in Fusion-12 Tempests minimal after lightning strike/power surge Backstory - Back in April, we had a bad storm and lightning struck a tree about 20 ft off the back of my house. Somehow that electrical surge or what have you, affected all of my audio and vid... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:03:55 GMT Speakers 2017-10-19T21:03:55Z In-ceiling surround speakers with a slanted ceiling I am buying a new house. It is under construction and I am looking for advice on how to lay out the speakers in the living room. I just want to do a simple 5.1 setup. There is not much space to put... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:03:47 GMT Speakers 2017-10-19T21:03:47Z Why is passive speakers the norm? Can anyone explain why the norm in home audio is to have passive speakers instead of active speakers? Is it not inherently more efficient and accurate to use active crossovers and separate amplifi... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:03:25 GMT Speakers 2017-10-19T21:03:25Z Need help with speaker/sub crossover settings So I just got a new sub for my audio setup and it has a crossover setting. I understand that the crossover is the frequency at which the sub takes over but I'm not sure what it should be set to. ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:03:18 GMT Speakers 2017-10-19T21:03:18Z Inuke nu4 6000 wiring Just picked up this amp to replace my ep4000. This is to power 2 um18 subs. I have each sub wired to 4ohm. Now I'm so lost on how this amps bridge works and how to wire speakons. Do I bridge in the... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 20:37:39 GMT Amps, Pre-Pros & Receivers 2017-10-19T20:37:39Z Denon x6200w issue I was streaming some video content in my HT two nights ago and during one of the shows every speaker in my setup started emitting this very loud high pitched distorted screeching sound. I tried mul... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 20:37:23 GMT Amps, Pre-Pros & Receivers 2017-10-19T20:37:23Z Theoman - great seller! Bought an AR ES-1 locally from theoman. Transaction went well and he did a great job working with me on meeting up to deliver the table. Also offered post-sale support for setting it up. TT was in ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 20:13:35 GMT Feedback | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T20:13:35Z blhagstrom Great To Deal With I sold Blaine a receiver a bit ago and he was great to sell to, communication was great instant payment the kind of buyer every seller wants and wishes there were more of. Regards Snow   Thu, 19 Oct 2017 20:13:29 GMT Feedback | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T20:13:29Z Snow delivers and not a snow job. Snow offers up some really nice things at really nice prices. He knows gear and condition and doesn't snow you. Anyone that has been around AK long enough should know that Snow (Dan) is a top not... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 20:13:22 GMT Feedback | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T20:13:22Z Second Sub So my HT room is near completion. I'm thinking about adding a second sub into the mix. My current sub is a JBLSP120II. I would love to buy another one of these but I don't think they are made an... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 20:01:55 GMT Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers 2017-10-19T20:01:55Z Subwoofer Cables - Do they matter? Recently my dealer suggested that I upgrade my subwoofer cables to some Wireworld Equinox 7 subwoofer cable. Currently I am using some generic Mediabridge subwoofer cables from Amazon. Pr... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 20:01:47 GMT Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers 2017-10-19T20:01:47Z Thoughts on using a BIC PL-200 as a nearfield sub? I recently upgraded my BIC PL-200 to an SVS PB-2000 and have been contemplating what to do with the PL-200 now. At some point I will be purchasing a second PB-2000, but until that happens I was thi... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 20:01:39 GMT Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers 2017-10-19T20:01:39Z Front Wide Surround Music Mode Let me start by saying I tried a search on this forum, and it was kind of difficult to find what I was looking for, so I apologize in advance if this has been discussed elsewhere. I have a Pi... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 19:43:40 GMT Surround Music Formats 2017-10-19T19:43:40Z Discogs and mobile apps What is the easiest way to enter your albums on Discogs? I have an iPhone. I would prefer not to have to manually enter 2500 or so albums.   Thu, 19 Oct 2017 19:43:31 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T19:43:31Z what would you expect ? Music Hall MMF-5 I have found a music hall mmf 5 turntable that I am told has been out of its factory sealed box for 13 years. it did not see much use at first ..a 2-3 hrs per week tops ! over the past two years... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 19:43:24 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T19:43:24Z Here's an odd one... Ever hear of one of these?   Thu, 19 Oct 2017 19:43:18 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T19:43:18Z Technics SL-1200 M3D vs SL-1200 MK II hi guys, was looking to buy my first SL-1200 but dont know the different variations. how do these 2 differ in features sound ? your help is much appreciated thanks   Thu, 19 Oct 2017 19:43:11 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T19:43:11Z mounting screws for shure V15 type 3 cart won one off ebay but doesn't include the mounting screws, what size screws do i need to mount the cart ? thanks   Thu, 19 Oct 2017 19:43:05 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T19:43:05Z Using old and new AVRs to power speakers. Hello, I recently bought a Denon x4300h (waiting for delivery) to upgrade to 4k. My current AVR is a Pioneer SC-1523-K. I am wondering if I can use the Pioneer to supplement power from the ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:28:05 GMT Receivers, Amps, and Processors 2017-10-19T18:28:05Z Compact processors? I would like to pursue the assembly of an invisible as possible home theater setup. At the moment I have white active monitors that visually blend into the walls, an Airport Express as my source c... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:27:58 GMT Receivers, Amps, and Processors 2017-10-19T18:27:58Z DC protector board/device in amplifier? Hello. I'm buying DYI amplifier and seller told that it has Soft start protection aswell as Omron relay. Does these work as DC protection for speakers? Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:27:51 GMT Receivers, Amps, and Processors 2017-10-19T18:27:51Z Converting an Integrated amplifier from 240 to 120 - possible/complicated? I have an Integrated amplifier that is 240 I got from UK. I am using a step up converter to use it in my home in the US. It's kind of a pain, and the converter is not small. My question is i... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:27:43 GMT Receivers, Amps, and Processors 2017-10-19T18:27:43Z help with ps4 and yamaha receiver rxa3070 help i am trying to connect my ps4 to the audio receiver a yamaha aventage rxa3070 model. via hdmi. yet on the sytem before i start it says analog. and when i start up the ps4 and the little musi... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:21:39 GMT Home Theater Gaming 2017-10-19T18:21:39Z 3 way speaker shootout Ok, if you had the choice between these 3 speakers for $300 (assuming good condition cosmetically and functionally for all 3) which would you take? 1) Acoustics Research AR-91 2) ADS L7... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:19:15 GMT Dollars and Sense | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T17:19:15Z Trade Question I have a Yamaha CR-1020 - immaculate condition except it needs new lamps. Have someone who wants to trade his Luxman R 1040 for it, I do not know the condition. Not knowing much about the Luxman ex... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:19:08 GMT Dollars and Sense | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T17:19:08Z Upcoming Sale - Radio and Dynaco identification. Sale coming up Saturday and there are a couple of interesting older radios that I know nada about plus some Dynaco speakers and amp. I think the stereo gear is a Dynaco SCA-80Q amp, Dynaco A-25s ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:19:02 GMT Dollars and Sense | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T17:19:02Z Specing and replacing vintage transistors Hi I'm repairing a vintage receiver - a Ferguson 3400. One channel was bad with a blown cap that I have replaced, there is also a bad trimmer on the power regulator board that I'm about to replace... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:09:53 GMT DIY | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T17:09:53Z Looking to ID DIY Tube amps I picked up many amps yesterday. Some are finished - others are not. Im trying to get info on them. LINK[| 10 by olyguy posted... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:09:46 GMT DIY | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T17:09:46Z Pink Floyd The wall...The Original... It is just amazing how they were able to successfully put it all together!! I love this album and film!!! Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:03:09 GMT Home Theater - Tech Support Forum 2017-10-19T17:03:09Z Laptop won't power on after months... Hello TSF, it's pretty much like the title says. I think I might've powered on my laptop around 2 months back for the last time for no more than 30 minutes. And it has had a total run time of about... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:03:02 GMT Home Theater - Tech Support Forum 2017-10-19T17:03:02Z Setting up storage system for my... Hi everyone, I need to find the best storage solution for my PhD experimental set up, I don?t have much experience in storage so I?m seeking help here (question asked on other forums of similar ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:02:47 GMT Home Theater - Tech Support Forum 2017-10-19T17:02:47Z Lets get this base kickin! I would love to get some of the win98se lovers from here!!! (A huge collection of us) If we got alot of action,maybe SABL would put it back on the index...... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:02:32 GMT Home Theater - Tech Support Forum 2017-10-19T17:02:32Z What albums are you going to get? This could also be called "You wish list" but I thought this sounded folksier. Myself, I'm looking forward to picking up the following sometime soon: 1. King Krule ~ The OOZ 2. Rapsody ~ La... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:00:13 GMT Music Forums | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T17:00:13Z My dream guitar.. I want a Fender American Professional Series Stratocaster with SSS, Maple fingerboard, and Daphne Blue body, but... ...they don't come in the classic colors, and I don't want it repainted. So.. ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:54:50 GMT Guitars and Basses 2017-10-19T16:54:50Z Stand alone DAC Looking to get a standalone DAC. Needs to be able to hook up to the Ethernet cause if my computer takes a dump still be able to stream Pandora. Have a subscription to Pandora and want the higher ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:52:08 GMT Digital Sources | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T16:52:08Z Headphones for drummers and R/L channel usage As I am on an entry level in recording, I am concerned about drummer's hearing protection. I am looking at the Sennheiser's HD280 headphones, with a rated 32 dB isolation. In this price range, this... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:41:33 GMT Drums and Percussion 2017-10-19T16:41:33Z Recording drums and rhythm guitar as initial multitracks My 24 track recorder has only 1 headphone O/P, but with special equipment I can send a R/L line to the drummer and one other instrument as my initial tracks. I am thinking that the drummer would... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:41:26 GMT Drums and Percussion 2017-10-19T16:41:26Z Found on CL: what an "upgrade"... I was eyeing the s D-7's, but when I read the highlighted line, I couldn't help but laugh! I'd like to think they got some sort of 301, but it's probably something new.   ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:39:56 GMT Speakers | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T16:39:56Z ISO: Grills for Paradigm Mini-Monitor v.3 I dropped one of my Paradigm Mini-Monitor v.3 speakers in a recent move and broke three of the grill posts on one of the speaker grills. I found two of them, have tried twice to glue them back on -... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:39:36 GMT Speakers | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T16:39:36Z JNIOR Redesign I designed and am redesigning or expanding on the JNIOR. The JNIOR is a generic controller that can be found in probably better than 30% of commercial digital cinemas. It handles automation. I've b... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:37:50 GMT Dedicated Theater Design & Construction 2017-10-19T16:37:50Z Built-in EC to be converted for HDTV mounting I have tried searching for my specific issue, but hopefully someone can assist me here or provide the thread with the solution. We have a built-in entertainment center made for a crt tv. We h... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:37:42 GMT Dedicated Theater Design & Construction 2017-10-19T16:37:42Z Some help with Marantz 7T Restoration. Hello everybody, I just got a Marantz 7T(SN: 18,437) this week , its in nice shape for how much I paid for it. Maybe someone can help me across this journey of trying to restore it. I know how ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:24:45 GMT Marantz Audio | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T16:24:45Z Marantz CD 5001 Iv always had Marantz cd players. All were good and reliable. The cd5001 is the last one I ever bought new. IMO a great player. But the bloody drew as always opened and in a few seconds it closes a... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:24:38 GMT Marantz Audio | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T16:24:38Z Leestereo's Restoration and Upgrade Of A Marantz 2325 AK member "ragstoriches" brought in a very nice Marantz 2325 for some restoration and upgrade work. The restoration/upgrade included the following: 1. Replacement of the power supply electrolyt... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:24:32 GMT Marantz Audio | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T16:24:32Z Teac X-700R opinions Hey folks, I may be on the edge nd ready to junp into the tape world. I have a line on a teeac x-700r silver. Can I get opinions as to the quality level of this deck? How does it compare in the o... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:15:43 GMT Tape | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T16:15:43Z Possible to build something like JLA e110 sub by self? I’m interested in the idea of building a pair of subwoofers that are similar in size and performance to the JL Audio e110 ( ). Can anyone tell ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:26:06 GMT DIY Speakers and Subs 2017-10-19T15:26:06Z 2” cast acrylic for 18” subwoofer baffles? Does anyone have experience with using thick cast acrylic for subwoofer baffles? I found a site where I can get a 24”x48”x2” cast acrylic panel for $470. Aside from being expensive (although stil... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:25:58 GMT DIY Speakers and Subs 2017-10-19T15:25:58Z Model Seven Speakers Thanks to a awesome AK’er who alerted me to these..I purchased a one way ticket to Michigan and then drove 22 hours straight back home to make it back to get a few hours sleep before work the next ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:15:55 GMT Kenwood-TRIO | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T15:15:55Z What is "Pass A30?" Is it genuine? I found this monoblock amp on Ebay. The description says "Finished Pass A30 Mos Single-ended Class A Power Amplifier Mono 30W HiFi Amp". So, is that a true DIY version of Pass Labs XA30.5? Or is t... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:56:51 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T14:56:51Z Beat Audio Premium Upgrade IEM Cables Head-Fi Tour - Starting November 2017 After all the TOTL CIEM tours I have hosted, I have only once seen a cable that matches the quality of the featured TOTL CIEM regardless of price. Some are garbage, some are good enough, but none s... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:28:13 GMT Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers, Accessories (DBT-Free Forum) 2017-10-19T14:28:13Z Pioneer Stereo Tuner Amplifier Model TA-110L Hi Everyone I've brought a Pioneer tuner amplifier TA-110L from a local charity shop. As it was cheap I was not expecting a world beater but thought it would work. Well it was set up with sp... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:46:20 GMT Pioneer Audio | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T13:46:20Z when do you need a headphone amp? I have a Mcintosh mc 2500 amp. I never remember seeing headphone amps untill the last few years. I am contemplating buying a pair of Senheiser hd 650 or possibly 800's. do you think the headphone a... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:44:57 GMT General Audio Discussion | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T13:44:57Z Is this an OK setup for Atmos beginner? Hey all So I have deided to get rid of all my aging AV stuff and wanted to get a half decent 4K/Atmos/Dolby Vision setup. Now this is in no way a high end setup but as its just for my smallish... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:40:05 GMT Home Theater General Discussion - Blu-ray Forum 2017-10-19T13:40:05Z Caught at a crossroads... So I'm coming here for advice because I'm stuck to be honest. I've got a dedicated 15x17 treated room I have as my theater room. Currently, I've got some high end speakers (15,000 for fro... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:01:12 GMT Speakers 2017-10-19T13:01:12Z Any tips to keep a sub in place? Hi All. I am having a problem with my sub, The Elac S10eq (link below). I have wooden floors and the sub slides backwards constantly during movies. I am renting my place so I was reluctant to ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:59:26 GMT Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers 2017-10-19T11:59:26Z Martin Logan Dynamo 1500x upgrade? Help me decide... I recently grabbed dual Martin Logan Dynamo 1000's. Loving them so far, but I'm torn as to whether or not I should upgrade to dual Dynamo 1500x's while the exchange/upgrade w... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:59:19 GMT Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers 2017-10-19T11:59:19Z Paradigm Persona 5F Tower Loudspeaker Review The Paradigm Persona 5F tower speaker is a three-way tower speaker featuring beryllium midwoofer and tweeter, and three 7" bass drivers. The highly-regarded Canadian loudspeaker manufacturer Paradi... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:44:34 GMT Loudspeakers 2017-10-19T11:44:34Z Controlling bleed over from affecting pitch correction units via mic selection Scenario: In situations where a vocalist is new to multitracking and closed-back headphones may make it difficult for the vocalist to find his/her voice in the playback, I have read that semi-open ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:41:26 GMT Microphones 2017-10-19T11:41:26Z What is/are the most probable cause(s) of this TT problem? I'm looking at buying a very cool and very retro Zenith record player and speaker system. I'm guessing it to be mid to late 60s to maybe early 70s. It's the kind with the cylindrical speakers with ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:38:18 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T11:38:18Z A tell of 3 Technics-1300/1400/1300MK2 Somehow over the years, a few turntables have managed to follow me home Now, finally, getting to the clean and repair stage of some that have been buried on the bottom Have mainly been using my... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:38:06 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T11:38:06Z Wireless Speaker Realiability Hello all! Long time reader, not 1st time poster, but it's been years. TL;DR version. Spent 4 years travelling for work. Took a new job locally and moved back home. Wife and I can't re-cohabitate s... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:35:40 GMT Speakers and Subwoofers - Home Theater Forum 2017-10-19T10:35:40Z Need Help with 4k Capable Receiver As someone who just dabbles with Home Theater equipment, I'm in need of some help deciding on a 4k capable receiver. I just picked up a Vizio P65 and a PS4 Pro, only to realize my Denon AVR-2113CI ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:25:27 GMT Receivers, Amps, and Processors 2017-10-19T10:25:27Z computer speakers <$300SGD? Currently i am using Creative inspire T12 would like an upgrade Budget: Below $300SGD Purpose: Music(Mainly EDM&Pop)+ light gaming Others: For the recommendations, where to buy for be... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:03:26 GMT Home Theatre & Audiophiles - 2017-10-19T10:03:26Z Samsung HW-MS650 vs Sony HT-CT800 Hello avs forum community, thanks heaven that you exist I have read MS650 full review of respected member Mark Henninger and other reviews on web as well so I know it is very very good s... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:47:35 GMT Soundbars 2017-10-19T09:47:35Z Sony HT-SS2300 info thread... Thought I would start an official thread on the Sony HT-SS2300. I did a search and there seems to be a few threads, but most of them were posted and no one ever replied. I'm not sure if there's man... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:33:53 GMT Home Theater In A Box 2017-10-19T09:33:53Z RT-909 Deal! PHX I'd be all over this if I didn't already own a really nice one ...   Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:14:00 GMT Dollars and Sense | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T09:14:00Z Pace SX-70 desoldering unit puzzlement Hi guys, So this week I was gifted a Pace desoldering unit with all the bells and whistles. It's a nice but older unit in pristine condition. I'm not a Pace guy so this was the first time I han... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:08:38 GMT DIY | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T09:08:38Z Which first? Crossovers or new Mid driver I just purchased a pair of Chorus1's and am curious which plan to follow in terms of Crites products. A new crossover or that New A-55G Driver. Suggestions please?   Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:08:15 GMT The Klipsch Korner | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-10-19T09:08:15Z