|best sub for spendor s8e and 2500 c feet room?|
Think your best bet is a pair of subs in a room that large. Sorry to burst bubble & budget.
|Highly efficient speakers to pair with my SET amp|
BetsyA site I have used in the past when looking for speakers is: http://www.welbornelabs.com/recomendspeaks.htmThere are also other recommended speaker sites like: http://www.wavelengthaudio.com/speaker.htmlA site I like is Decware. See: http://w...
|DIY cable elevators|
Another DIY cable elevator. Take several plastic cups or the foam variety. Punch two holes on one side and two holes on the opposite side & run your speaker cables though.Seems easier to me than messing around with "chopsticks."
If they have a front grill perpendicular to the bottom, place them in a basement, spare room, garage or another dry out of the way place face-to-face, hook them up out of phase to an amp & tuner or CDP, throw a thick blanket over them and turn...
|How much power is to much power?|
What kind of music do you listen to? How would you descibe your room (dead/live). What furnishings & acoustical treatments do you have? How big is your listening room?
|Unexpected preamp needed- return policy important|
If you are primarily concerned about a return policy, I think it would be easier to purchase from a store on the WWW rather thab trying to eliminate manufacturers. An example of an on-line store with a return policy is Audio Advisor (http://www.au...
|Isolating CDP from weak wood floor|
Assuming you have a house & not an apartment. Get yourself a floorjack or two. All your compoents will thank you.
|Best Glue for LP cover seams?|
Make sure the two surfaces you're gluing are clean & have as little oil from hands as possible. A couple firm strokes with with a paper towel should do it or try a swipe with fine grit sandpaper for tough to clean areas. Press it with between ...
|Thoughts on new amp|
To make a proper recommendation, I need to know room size, how acoustally dead (absortive) or live (reflective) your listening room is, how loudly & what you usually listen to (chamber music requires less amp power than rock or orchestral musi...
|Upgrade MSB Link III to "Full Nelson" or ?|
Have you checked out the used price of a MSB Link "Full Nelson."
|do tubes have anything to do with volume?|
To simply answer your question -- tubes have nothing to do with volume that I know of.If you're talking about a lower/higher noise floor -- that is certainly possible.The thing that baffles me in that you say, "I've got the preamp at about all the...
|ProAcs or B&W--Not hifi experienced, but luv music|
Follow Daves advice!Look at something like a Decware Select Zen Taboo model SE84TS (Tube Integrated) @ $1K, Decware HDT (High Definition Tower) Single Driver Speakers @ $1.7K w/Macintosh: MacBook @ 1.3K & buy good ICs & Speaker Cables. Al...
|New Product......Intelligent Box|
Take a leap of faith or if you're fairly intellegent & you still think works by magic
|good listening/bad listening|
I do, too.However, I do most of my listening at night when the power quality should be better than the day & I still "say, ehh why does it sound like that...I don't remember it soundin like that?"I think it has to do with stress or how I'm fee...
|speakers for 15' by 12' listening room?|
Look at the Horn Shoppe: The Horn & The Cube bass augmenter.