Forumsee - Home Audio & Video bat wings! da-da da-da da-da da-da, bat wings..... (yeah ok, Im showing my age) anyways, I have a set of 4 NEC wings from a 4070 I did early this year, they *technically* tested good, but one channel wa... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:55:27 GMT Kenwood-TRIO | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:55:27Z Recommendation wanted.. Hi all, i upgraded from sony mdr 1a's to HD600's and i love the sound with my setup which is PC based, Xonar STX essence card into a nobsound hybrid headphone amp. It all works great however i have... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:51:26 GMT Headphones (full-size) 2017-12-11T21:51:26Z Pioneer Elite VSX-90 - HDCP 2.2? I read online that this receiver is only HDCP 2.2 compliant on three HDMI inputs, which from my understanding is necessary for playing 4K and HDR content. However I have plugged my 4K Blu-ray playe... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:46:58 GMT Receivers - Blu-ray Forum 2017-12-11T21:46:58Z Gas Mileage and Ratings Yeah it's another thread about my 'new' 2015 Civic EX. Hey it was 2004 last time I acquired a vehicle and that one was 10 years old at the time so I'm understandably excited. EPA mileage rating... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:38:24 GMT Wheels, Wings, Mud, and Water | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:38:24Z STA-90 filter question Hi everyone. Replacing the P.S. caps in this. They're 8000uf@50 and I was going to go 10,000@80. That shouldnt be an issue should it?   Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:30:41 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:30:41Z Kenwood KA-7100 Phono problem I have a very clean KA-7100 that appears to have never been messed with. The only issue is the right channel of the phono stage intermittently distorts. Sometimes turning the input selector back ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:30:34 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:30:34Z Testing Solenoid The brake solenoid on my Marantz SD8000 is not working .Is there a way to test it out of circuit ? I have 63 ohms across it and 11volts on it when unit is powered on . All the associated transisto... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:30:14 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:30:14Z Luxman r1500 restoration I just picked up a Luxman r1500 for a project. The preious owner said distortion at high volumes (past 12 oclock)and caps were spewing fluid down the boards. I'm just guessing but is it just a stan... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:30:08 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:30:08Z Yamaha PC5002M vs Mcintosh MC2500 I currently run my JBL 4430s with a Yamaha PC5002M. I have the chance to trade for a McIntosh MC2500. I heard the Mac on a set of K-horns and I loved it, but specification-wise the Yamaha outshines... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:30:01 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:30:01Z Last hifi setup ever. Do I go 80s, 90s, or modern? Hi solid state, long time lurker and finally in a place in life where I need help. As a teenager and in my 20s I always liked buying vintage gear. I've had a great Sanyo monster from the 70s, a ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:29:55 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:29:55Z Don't know which to buy! Hello everyone, My name is Michael. I own and operate a small entertainment business out of NY-- DJs, bands, ensembles, etc. I'd like to add a projector to my inventory in hopes that it can s... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:07:52 GMT Big Screen Forums: Projectors 2017-12-11T21:07:52Z RCA Stereo Console My parents have had this old Record cabinet forever and I recently took it home. The only problem is I know nothing about the subject of Vintage Stereos let alone restoration. The Model number is V... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:04:28 GMT General Audio Discussion | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:04:28Z General questions as to where to start Hi folks, brand new to the site and enjoying it so far. Bear with me as I learn my way around. I have a few questions that I hope some of you can answer. First, In order to see user classifieds... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:04:21 GMT General Audio Discussion | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:04:21Z CR-640 YAMAHA - current value? I'm new to the forum and hope this is an acceptable question. I am interested in a Yamaha CR-640 receiver just listed on CL with this description: Yamaha Natural Sound Stereo Receiver, MODEL # CR-6... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:04:15 GMT General Audio Discussion | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:04:15Z From Yamaha to NAD to...? What's my next move? Greetings all, In a budget-minded attempt to improve my modest 2 channel system I've managed to take a step backward and could use some counsel on how to proceed from here. I started with an 80'... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:04:09 GMT General Audio Discussion | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T21:04:09Z BG 1209s glycol replacement Hi, I want to replace my tubes glycol before ceiling mount it. Which is the better - easier - safer - cleaner way to go? Remove the C-Element, fill from there until it spill and then c... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:45:12 GMT CRT Projectors 2017-12-11T20:45:12Z ATMOS ceiling speaker recommendation & help Sold my home, but I took some speakers with me including 2 SVS Prime Elevations ( ) In my new home I'm building a theater room which allows me t... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:41:03 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T20:41:03Z Vert vs Horz center speaker Hi, I would just like to get an idea of how significant advantage having a vertical centre (or matching LCR's) is in a home theatre setup. I will have an acoustically transparent screen with ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:40:56 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T20:40:56Z Opinion on upgrade from Polk RT55 I currently have a pair of Polk RT55 for fronts, a Polk CS-245 for center, Polk FX1-A4 for surrounds, and 2 SVS PB1000's for subs. I've had the fronts and center since 1998 and am looking to upgrad... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:40:49 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T20:40:49Z Harman Kardon HKTS 16BQ Question Greetings folks! Newbie here but hoping to learn quickly. I received an email that HKTS 16BQ is $169 when it's normally $599. I've been in the market for new speakers for a while but can't e... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:40:42 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T20:40:42Z Magico A3 Floorstanding Speaker Announced The Magico A3 floorstanding speaker is a 3-way design with much of the technology found in the company's more-expensive models. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:40:35 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T20:40:35Z New Weekly Feature "AVS Forum Sound System of the Week" Introducing AVS Forum Sound System of the Week, a new weekly feature where we highlight interesting audio systems owned (or built) by AVS Forum members. Do you have a system to submit for considera... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:40:28 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T20:40:28Z B&W with Mcintosh and Devialet - Not sure how to proceed... Hi all, First time poster here but a long time audio and music lover :-) I wanted to ask for advice from people who have been in similar shoes or been using the same gear that I am. I h... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:40:21 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T20:40:21Z Harman Kardon HKTS 15 with Denon X2300W I found a deal where a Denon X2300W is packaged with a HKTS 15 speaker system for $450. Here's my situation - I have 5 Polk speakers (S50/s30/s10) speakers and I need to get a receiver, two re... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:40:14 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T20:40:14Z In Wall Speaker for home theater Hi I am getting my first home theater and I have no idea about speakers I was recommended by a friend to go with Intimus L6-IW In-Wall Speaker by Aperion Audio Also Doing some research on goog... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:40:07 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T20:40:07Z MIDRANGE Control on Vintage Tune Amps? Title should read TUBE amps, not TUNE amps. ) I owned a Sansui 9090DB for many years. What I miss about it were the bass, midrange and treble controls. What I miss most about those was the 300 Hz a... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:08:02 GMT Tube Audio | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T20:08:02Z Return of the EV RE320 Or, I hope to return it - waiting for the RA as I'm still in the 45 day window. I got this mic in the hopes of getting a cheaper version of the RE20, or maybe something like an SM7b (still goi... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:45:17 GMT Microphones 2017-12-11T19:45:17Z How much gain does an RE20 need to hit -9dB recording level in Audacity? I have an RE20 going into a True P-Solo Ribbon preamp, high gain mode turned on and all the way up (advertised as +76dB gain). I've then connected this to a dbx286s channel strip through the line i... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:45:10 GMT Microphones 2017-12-11T19:45:10Z Jethro Tull - Heavy Horses: New Shoes Edition MusicTAP has posted today about yet another Steven Wilson remix set for Jethro Tull. This time, as many have been waiting for, it's a reissue of Heavy Horses, being labeled the "New Shoes Edition" ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:39:57 GMT Surround Music Formats 2017-12-11T19:39:57Z Technics SL-1500 alignment: O.E. gauge or protractor? Hey guys, Debating on what method I should use to align the cartridge. Do I just need the Technics 52mm overhang gauge or should I get the Stevenson protractor? Both? Thanks.   Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:36:48 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T19:36:48Z Please teach me about Grado I’m newer too the idea of upgrading cartridges. I put my records away a long time ago and am just now getting back into them. Back in the day I used to go talk to the guy at the stereo store and ju... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:36:42 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T19:36:42Z Platter clocks? In the continuing de-clutter process, I'm scrapping a severely damaged sl-1210 and sl-1200 knockoff (some kind of nightclub melee? don't know). Both platters are warped, but would probably make ni... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:36:35 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T19:36:35Z Technics sl-d3 cart/stylus options ? Just picked up a excellent cond. technics sl-d3 and it has the original technics cart. in it.I would like to upgrade this combo to something much better if possible, you folks seem to have all the ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:36:29 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T19:36:29Z Nutcracker on Vinyl What are your recommendations for The Nutcracker on vinyl? Interested in the entire piece, not just the 'suite'. Was considering, by default, to find a MHS release -- one really can't go wrong ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:36:22 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T19:36:22Z Headshell Wiring Technique Hello, When you run your headshell leads, do you twist them to take up the slack, or do you run them straight where they bulge a bit to the sides? Is there a better way or does it only matter... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:36:16 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T19:36:16Z Fisher 400 Restoration Issues I am a newbie to the Fisher 400 restoration, and I need help. Before I discovered AudioKarma, I worked my way through the Fisher Doc's restoration pak, which includes a lot of fritzing with the MPX... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:35:49 GMT Fisher | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T19:35:49Z SC-65 subwoofer not working Figured it was time to open an official owners thread: These are both comparable models. The SC-1527-K is a Future Shop Canada exclusive that is basically identical to the Elite SC-65 without the... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:42:00 GMT Receivers, Amps, and Processors 2017-12-11T15:42:00Z Arcam, Anthem, Marantz, Yamaha, oh my! This is another "what should I buy?" thread but with a twist. Can anyone help with a guideline ratio of speaker price to avr/pre-pro price? I mean like no one is using Parts Express bookshelves ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:41:53 GMT Receivers, Amps, and Processors 2017-12-11T15:41:53Z I need a VPN and your input I think its finally time for me to take the dive and get a VPN for my home/devices. I notice that you "save" way more money when you go with a long term deal (~6-12mo) and seeing as how that is a c... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:40:02 GMT Home Theater Gaming 2017-12-11T15:40:02Z VPN use with Nvidia Shield Very close to purchasing a VPN (will today during my lunch break, potentially PIA/Express/IPVanish) I'm currently using my Shield to simply stream media (via apps like Kodi/Terrarium TV etc) o... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:39:55 GMT Home Theater Gaming 2017-12-11T15:39:55Z Question on transformer for Definitive Technology ProSub 800 USA model Hi all experts, I'm thinking of getting a Definitive Technology ProSub 800 from Amazon the item listed there is 120V, understand tha... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:27:57 GMT Home Theatre & Audiophiles - 2017-12-11T15:27:57Z bitlocker partition trapped in... how to unlock bitlocker locked partition in ubuntu,, i tried with dislocker,, its giving me an error=="cannot parse volume header,abort", i know password,, i dont know if its correct, im very much ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:59:42 GMT Home Theater - Tech Support Forum 2017-12-11T14:59:42Z Marantz CD-73 laser transport mechanism replacement Hi all I was lucky enough to find a laser transport replacement for my CD-73 but after removing the top and bottom covers I'm clueless as to how to remove the transport! I downloaded the service ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:51:18 GMT Digital Sources | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T14:51:18Z MA6100 keeps blowing rectifier diodes... This a new issue...MA6100 worked but a few months ago blew a rectifier diode. I just got some new diodes just in case it was just worn out parts but nope. The same higher spec diode blew immediatel... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:29:12 GMT McIntosh Audio | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T14:29:12Z Find Out What Sound Signature Do You Prefer! I created a sound signature quiz. I'm curious what you guys think of it! Does it predict accurate you sound signature preference? ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:19:11 GMT Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear Monitors 2017-12-11T14:19:11Z Toaster Oven vs Foreman Grill - that one ought to I get? So here's the problem: I sleep in a residence with no room and I am wholly fed up the restaurant food. I would like to get either a foreman grill or a toaster oven to use to cook in my area. I will... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:14:42 GMT Cooking & Spirits | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T14:14:42Z Newb Looking for First Cheap Budget Tube Amp for HD800 So I just had the chance to audition a Valhalla 2 side-by-side with a Magni 2 for the first time. These are the only two amps besides portable stuff made by FiiO that I've actually had the chance t... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:28:37 GMT Headphone Amps (full-size) 2017-12-11T13:28:37Z Where to buy a short MMCX cable? I’ve ordered the Fio BTR1 headphone amp, looking for a short MMCX cable to use with it. Couldn’t find one with a quick internet search. I’m in the u.k. so a u.k.-based supplier would be ideal. ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:25:19 GMT Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers, Accessories (DBT-Free Forum) 2017-12-11T13:25:19Z Second hand budget sub Having set up my surrounds last year (4 kef 102s to complement 2 kef 104s and a kef 200c) I've been puttering around the decision of getting a sub. My concern has generally been that at my pricepoi... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:12:24 GMT Home Theater & Video | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T13:12:24Z The TCL 55" P-series Calibration Thread Hi everyone. I finally got around to calibrating my 4K TCL display this weekend and the results are baffling. I'm using ChromaPure3 with Windows7 and the Oppo 205 as my source. The display... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:46:44 GMT Display Calibration 2017-12-11T12:46:44Z advice for speaker setup with existing in ceiling speakers I have existing LR and RR speakers in ceiling and just mounted my Samsung 75" MU800D to the wall. I have a 2" conduit behind it which runs behind the wall to a media shelf on the left. I also have ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:36:01 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T12:36:01Z 5.1 Surround System Recommendations I don't have a specific budget in mind, but I was hoping to keep it under $500 (ideally less even -- $300?). They need to be relatively small as I'm moving into an apartment. I'll be using them mos... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:35:54 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T12:35:54Z NHT SuperZero vs KEF Q100 Hey Guys, I currently have a 2.1 setup with NHT SuperZero 2.1 speakers and an SVS PB-1000 subwoofer. I use it for a mix of music, movies, gaming and general tv watching. I listen at a low to ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:35:46 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T12:35:46Z Setup Help and Speaker choice. Looking to set up surround sound on a budget. I already have two components i would like to use. The receiver and the Sub. The receiver is a Pioneer VSX1017-TXV (older but i'm hoping to make it wor... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:35:40 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T12:35:40Z New home theater setup recommend Hi, I am moving to a new house and is planning to buy a 7.1 or 7.2 system. I am a newbie and have no idea which one is better. I've done some research and saw a lot of brands like polk, klipsch, ma... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:35:33 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T12:35:33Z Replacement for HTM-62 Hi guys, It's been a long time since I posted. I've had a B&W based system for quite a while. I love it for music but never really bonded with it for movies and especially general TV watching. I... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:35:25 GMT Speakers 2017-12-11T12:35:25Z AU-717 ANOTHER LEES STEREO UPGRADE My sister has send me her spare AU-717 to get it working again. One channel is out. She bought it from a stereo repair store. All they knew is it was not stored properly and was owned by a rock gro... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:05:48 GMT Exclusively Sansui | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T12:05:48Z Subwoofer pre-amp? Just replaced my old Panasonic receiver with a Yamaha and everything is working great except for the subwoofer. I guess, and I say guess my old receiver had a powered output for my subwoofer speake... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:55:07 GMT Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers 2017-12-11T11:55:07Z Red wine and turntables do not mix-help please I have learnt the hard way. I took delivery of a Sansui SR-212 which was described as faulty.I installed a spare AT95 cartridge and played a few beat up records.It worked flawlessly.I operated it... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:35:08 GMT Turntables | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T11:35:08Z Onkyo TX-51 memory battery I came across a TX-51, maybe it works, I don't know yet. But the battery holder is missing for the memory. Does anybody know what volt battery went in this, was it two AA batteries or maybe a 9v?... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:44:47 GMT Tuners | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T07:44:47Z PA / Mixer I have 8 zones in my home. 5 zones are stereo driven by a Russound D1650. The other zones are a 2x 5.1 and 9.1 setup driven by regular AV equipment. I want to have announcements broadcasted on 2 of... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:37:22 GMT Receivers, Amps, and Processors 2017-12-11T07:37:22Z RX v663(2008) -> Denon AVR-X4400h(2017) worth while upgrade? Hello everyone, Was wondering if it makes sense to upgrade my 9 year old receiver. Here are my main reasons for upgrade: - Just got 2 back speakers (7.1 upgrade from 5.1) but not imp... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:37:16 GMT Receivers, Amps, and Processors 2017-12-11T07:37:16Z Recommendation 4k movie room I've fallen behind in the latest in AV and just upgraded to a vivitek 4k projector for my movie room from an epson 3020. I need a new receiver for 4k and have no clue on the newer features etc. ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:37:09 GMT Receivers, Amps, and Processors 2017-12-11T07:37:09Z Receiver recommendations for beginner : Denon vs Yamaha vs Onkyo Hello ! I would like to ask your help in deciding for an A/V Receiver. I am looking for personal experience as I really can't test the receivers personally where i live. Speakers are at ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:37:02 GMT Receivers, Amps, and Processors 2017-12-11T07:37:02Z Google pixel 2. Dac gain control app I've never played with root files. Do you think it would be worth a shot.?   Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:35:04 GMT Portable Source Gear 2017-12-11T07:35:04Z XDUOO NANO D3 new 24bit/192Khz portable DAP-Info and impressions Hi all, as a very enthusiast Xduoo fan (have the X1, X2 and X3....not the X10), i'm more than intrigued about the new Nano D3 that just lauch a month ago because (among other thing) the battery l... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:34:58 GMT Portable Source Gear 2017-12-11T07:34:58Z Deal Alert: The 12/12 Edition What's the significance of 12/12? Who cares when they are great deals to be had! View full story here... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:23:06 GMT Home Theatre & Audiophiles - 2017-12-11T07:23:06Z edifier 235 or harman kardon soundsticks ? HI Ladies & Gentlement, i am looking for a new beast speaker , edifier e235 and harman kardon soundsticks which have a beast sound ? Anyone can give me some suggestion ? Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:18:29 GMT Audiophiles - Lowyat.NET 2017-12-11T07:18:29Z Spot repair of screen Hello all Just asking here cause I couldn't find an answer googling for 2 minutes: I have some slight rust marks right in the middle of my screen - hung it in front of an old wall mount cable out... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:06:15 GMT Big Screen Forums: Projection Screens 2017-12-11T07:06:15Z JBL LE-14c in Barzilay cabs ... does this look fairly priced? I haven't had a chance to own many of the big 1960s JBLs ... I of course am in love with the cabs... This ad mentions them paying a grand for them... but I have seen the ones on the bay for $... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:03:37 GMT Dollars and Sense | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T07:03:37Z This looks like an amazing deal... Sugden masterclass electronics WOW!!! The amps are 165 watt class A? talk about space heaters. I know t... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:03:24 GMT Dollars and Sense | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T07:03:24Z Chorus 1&2 components Does anyone know what the model number of the woofer and mid range are on both the chorus 1 & 2?I know the tweeters are K-79 but I can't make out the writing on the mids and woofers.   Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:57:11 GMT The Klipsch Korner | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:57:11Z Alice Cooper super deluxe cd box sets? Was just wondering if anyone knows if there are any planned super deluxe editions of any of Alice Cooper' albums? I think Billion Dollar Babies or Welcome to my Nightmare deserve it most. Seems ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:51:40 GMT Music Forums | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:51:40Z Compressor plugin advice requested: I'm going to buy a few plugins before the year is out. Regarding compressors - about which I know next to nothing - I want to know which type to buy for - mostly - vocals, but also overall duties.... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:47:02 GMT The Rack 2017-12-11T06:47:02Z foobar2000 not recognizing all my files? I ripped a bunch of cd's to an external hard drive. The hard drive is now attached to my wireless router as a media server. I have the path to the files on the hard drive listed in foobar. Only ab... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:46:38 GMT Digital Sources | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:46:38Z My Sub-$700 Digital System So, over the last few years I have acquired a number of modest priced items and here they are: Energy RC-10 Bookshelf Speakers ($400) Orb Mini-T Amp ($100 and smaller than dozen CDs stacked) ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:46:32 GMT Digital Sources | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:46:32Z Pioneer speakers unknown Hey all,Can anyone help me find a model number for these : They are both tweeter and driver are marked pioneer but are low watts, driver says 5 watts any info?? They do have great sound Thanks ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:39:41 GMT Speakers | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:39:41Z RTR Digital V 500s I picked up a pair a RTR Digital V-500 speakers at a local thrift store this morning. The cabinets are a bit scuffed up but for $25 I think they are in good shape. They sound fantastic hooked ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:39:34 GMT Speakers | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:39:34Z Electro Voice Aristocrat Questions Sorry if I'm repeating. I looked at a number of the threads addressing this model and I'm at a bit of a loss. I was given a pair of Aristocrats today. I think that they are the Aristocrat II 111... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:39:28 GMT Speakers | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:39:28Z Trio S-120 Just won a pair of these on Flebay for £24 and 23 shipping, assuming they arrive in once piece I was wondering if anyone has any extra info / opinions on them. The only info I could find was on Aud... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:39:21 GMT Speakers | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:39:21Z 40 x 15 foot room, $2,000 and 5 speakers I am trying to help a friend put in a stereo system and speakers for a dual purpose room in her business and all the variables have me a little confused so I figured why not throw it out here. Th... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:39:08 GMT Speakers | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:39:08Z 2275 - Too much gain in phono stage Nearing completion of a complete restore, finished P400 yesterday and performed testing this afternoon. Experiencing crisp sound but there is IMO way too much gain when in phono mode. I had followe... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:26:03 GMT Marantz Audio | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:26:03Z Marantz tech help please I have a 4270 on the bench. Initial report. Intermittent loud short circuit like sound and act on one amp. There was some small popping and crackle like a bad cap after it finally started to... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:25:55 GMT Marantz Audio | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:25:55Z Mcintosh C22 mk.3 Tube change Trying to change the MC tubes in my McIntosh C22 mk.3. I took out the top Phillips cover screws and the two screws on on the back panel near the top but the cover won’t slide back or move at all. S... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:24:13 GMT McIntosh Audio | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:24:13Z Teac A-4010S Reel Player - Transport Buttons Will Not Stay Engaged Teac A-4010S . New belt. I've removed all moving rollers, clean old lube off, applied fresh lube. Oiled motors. Everything is moving freely. Cleaned switches with Deoxit D5. Replaced capacitors for... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:21:34 GMT Tape | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:21:34Z ER4-S and amp Can anyone comment on how well the ER4-S works with amplification? I recently drove them with a stronger source and noticed possible driver "crackling" during demanding segments of different kin... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:15:10 GMT Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear Monitors 2017-12-11T06:15:10Z New From Georgia Hello, I am the proud owner of two Magnavox consoles, a 153B Hepplewhite and a ST-621. I have begun the process of restoring the latter, and am enjoying the qualities of the former. I have worked... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:09:35 GMT Introductions | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T06:09:35Z The DSP Rolling & How-To Thread From the early days of audio reproduction, fidelity has made major strides. As we maximize the potential of our analogue gear (speakers, headphones, amps) as well as our budgets, we are turning mor... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:59:27 GMT Sound Science 2017-12-11T05:59:27Z Bic pl-89. Good quality or no? hey guys I came across the Bic pl-89's which are dual 8s woofers with 250rms and db 98. They have fantastic reviews. I was thinking of them for my rear channel speakers for the corners of my room a... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:59:05 GMT GENERAL AV Discussions 2017-12-11T05:59:05Z System Update. Thoughts on wiring and amping Hello all, I am shortly going to upgrade some of my components as I am passing my receiver on to another family member. I am currently using a Sony STR-DH130, Marantz CD5004, a Sonos Connect, ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:47:41 GMT 2 Channel Audio 2017-12-11T05:47:41Z Reference Headphones - The one pair everyone knows! Sennheiser HD600? Sennheiser HD650? I want to get a pair of cans to use as a reference mark. The one pair everyone knows that can be compared to. Suggestions?   Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:41:45 GMT Headphones (full-size) 2017-12-11T05:41:45Z Tiamat 7.1 internals and USB power requirements? I have the Tiamat 7.1 headset and want to know if the IFI IUSB3.0 or any "clean usb power" unit would add benefit. The Tiamat has a USB plug that is required for operation along with the 5x3.5mm p... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:41:39 GMT Headphones (full-size) 2017-12-11T05:41:39Z Why are SZ2000's so expensive now?! I bought a pair of SZ2000's back in march, new, for $190ish. I'm looking all over ebay and amazon and the cheapest I can find new SZ2000's are in the $300-$400 range?!?! What happened!   Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:41:32 GMT Headphones (full-size) 2017-12-11T05:41:32Z Transistor Substitute Based on the Audiokarma database the substitute for 2SC1328 is KSC1845. The latter is out of stock on Mouser and DigiKey. Does anyone know of a better substitute for the above transistors than K... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:20:30 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T05:20:30Z anybody ever hear of... a Scott stereomaster 3600? found one at auction, everything unknown. its wide, very heavy, appears to have an actual amp inside it - it aint a boombox in a wood case. built in cassette deck,... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:20:17 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T05:20:17Z threshold or nakamichi amp? there's not much info here in the uk for these amps so whats you opinion guys? either a nakamichi pa-7mk2 or a threshold s200   Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:20:10 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T05:20:10Z Onkyo TX 8500 / FM Tuner portion questions I have some questions regarding the FM tuning lights on my Onkyo TX 8500 this is the MK I one model I am speaking of. The Locked and the Tuned lights are not coming on at all. I have tuned FM stati... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:20:04 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T05:20:04Z Fantastic Bryston find! I just came home with a pair of Bryston 7B ST Monoblocks! Mint condition, still under wtty, consecutive serial numbers, with upgraded "Element cable" Power Cables and amp stands! (The upgraded ... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:19:57 GMT Solid State | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T05:19:57Z DTS X playback I have 11 channel surround sound. With 4 ceiling speakers. They are set to top front and top rear. I can play dolby atmos via computer. I have Onkyo TX NR-3030 and Panasonic DMP-UB900. I popped "... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:10:57 GMT Audio theory, Setup and Chat 2017-12-11T05:10:57Z Recommendations needed: shipping large speakers Can you recommend a reputable carrier to ship a pair of 150 #, 55x14x18" speakers. Palletizing, furniture padding, strapping, loading and transportation etc. services are needed. Shipping will b... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:10:25 GMT Packing & Shipping | Audiokarma Home Audio Stereo Discussion Forums 2017-12-11T05:10:25Z