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My experience adding subwoofers to 2 channel
Ive found if you get up real early in the morning and can get a few hours to yourself  (good luck) put on a good pot of darkroast coffee and calibrate your system. ...you can  do your best thinking alone.... let your own ears be the judge. ..they ... 
My experience adding subwoofers to 2 channel
Im no expert by any means. ...but i discovered my subs were canceling each other out....a simple db meter worked well for me....changing the phase on them cured that problem. .......the rest of it was hours of listening and placement. .....level a... 
My experience adding subwoofers to 2 channel
Im no expert by any means. ...but i discovered my subs were canceling each other out....a simple db meter worked well for me....changing the phase on them cured that problem. .......the rest of it was hours of listening and placement. .....level a... 
My experience adding subwoofers to 2 channel
I totally understand the trick adding subs is you shouldn't be able to differentiate between the mains and subs....they sould seamlessly blend and disappear. ......when l activate mine ...the best way to describe it is like a loudness button on st... 
My experience adding subwoofers to 2 channel
My subs are located behind my main speakers in the front corners...behind some silk plants....you cant see them ...makes it very "steathy"and cool......l will try all four corners soon....my McIntosh C52 pre amp has switchable outputs for tri-ampi... 
My experience adding subwoofers to 2 channel
It is like crossover building makes total sense. If l ran a test tone sweep through the mains with subs off the bass started falling off pretty steady below 50hz. Now it stays flat down to 25hz. It's the closest sound to a real drumset that ive ha... 
Airmotion folded ribbon tweeters. Are they worth all the hype?
Thanks for the explanation ....makes sense..you get what you pay for.....sometimes you dont get what you pay for....lol 
Ribbon midrange pros and cons
Its funny that you mention the Apogee ribbons. ..back in the 80's my best friends father had a machine shop and he was making the framework for the Apogee ribbon speakers. He had two sets in his house driven by Krell amps and JBL 18 in.subs..That ... 
Ribbon midrange pros and cons
Please excuse the typos. ...... 
Ribbon midrange pros and cons
Thank you guys for all the responses. .those explanations were on the same lines as l was thinking ...l was particularly thinking of the infinity Beta ,the Epsilon and the new speakers PS Audio is working on...Paul says hes working on a 120 db. Ri... 
Im looking for an expert review of my system
The Kappa 9 speakers are connected to the 2 ohm posts on the Mac1.25kw's ....the woofer switches are set to "extended mode".....those thirsty speakers will draw the amps to clipping.......but its at extremely high volume levels..... 
Im looking for an expert review of my system
I have them plugged in directly to each 20 amp receptacle and the MC1.25kw's are plugged in also to the receptacle. ....l tried plugging the amps into the RGPC 1200'S instead of the wall.....lt was hard to distinguish if there was a difference. ..... 
Im looking for an expert review of my system
Millercarbon...your talkin my language now........thanks for those great ideas! 
Im looking for an expert review of my system
Im sorry I'm a hardware freak....l enjoy industrial design. ....l like big amps ,big speakers. ....l like huge dynamic transients. ..big listening rooms....l also like analog sound. .(not really )....to me high end audio is a whole experience betw... 
Why are you into hi end audio?
Thats true....the other day l heard some of the tracks on Zeppelin 's How the West Was Won.....was recorded super good. .....it  was like virtual reality on a good system. ...like being there at the L.A.Colusium in 1972...