Did Polk Screw Me?

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  • msgmsg Posts: 4,716
    Oh yes he does. Look how rigid he looks.
    I disabled signatures.
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 19,616
    edited September 2018
    That looks like Jesse around the time he started the Vampire Rebellion.
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  • BlueFoxBlueFox Posts: 10,567
    Surprised this thread survived the new Puritanism.
    Bud - Silicon Valley

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    Shunyata Sigma XLR analog ICs, Sigma speaker cables
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  • HermitismHermitism Posts: 2,301
    I just opened this thread and read the first post. I knew I had a picture of both versions of the amp/plate that might help the op. It's rare that I get to help someone, so I spent 15 minutes looking for it on the forum. Turns out I posted it in this very thread. Didn't realize this was an old thread that got resurrected. Aren't I the fool? I should have read all the posts first. Foiled again!
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    6.1 - Pioneer Elite SC-05 | Pio BDP-51FD | Polk: RTi8, CSi5, F/Xi3, CSi3 | HSU Research VTF-2 MK4 | PS Audio: Quintet, Power Port Classic | DCF124BW x3 SC | Pangea: AC-9SE x2, 14SE, 14 PC | AQ Chocolate x2 HDMI | M850SW | OC703 Panels
  • mlistens03mlistens03 Posts: 2,495
    Hermitism wrote: »
    I just opened this thread and read the first post. I knew I had a picture of both versions of the amp/plate that might help the op. It's rare that I get to help someone, so I spent 15 minutes looking for it on the forum. Turns out I posted it in this very thread. Didn't realize this was an old thread that got resurrected. Aren't I the fool? I should have read all the posts first. Foiled again!

    It’s the thought that counts. :smiley:
    Micah
    If you're reading this, I've put up devices for a week; maybe more. I'll talk you guys later!
    I've always thought the goal of high-end audio was not to have your neighbors bang on the wall and say, 'Turn that darn music down' but to have your neighbors bang on the wall and say, 'Tell your friends to go home and you can practice later this week'.
  • I bought the PSw125 from Crutchfield in 2012 and my amplifier also is blown per Crutchfield.and yes they gave me the BS about being out of warranty. I’m not spending 125 for a new amplifier for a 300 sub woofer. Any other ideas?
  • Tony MTony M Posts: 7,459
    edited December 2018
    New houses use to only come with a one year warranty.

    I never understood that except the builders probably knew what they were building. :#
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • If I got 6 years out of a $300 subwoofer I would say it gave me a return on investment and buy a new one.
    Just a dude doing dude-ly things

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  • K_MK_M Posts: 1,282
    The only one we had that really lasted was an old Velodyne from about 1996 that is still pumping out bass to this day.
    Lsi15, Lsi9, LsiC,Rta11t,M5jr+,M4,SDA 3.1TL, SDA SRS 2.3TL, Rti6....Still listing stuff, a work in progress.
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    Epos-Now gone
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    Harman Kardon Hk-350i
    Harman Kardon Hk-........
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    Pioneer.......Stereo Receiver

  • Tony MTony M Posts: 7,459
    I think Velodyne was the FIRST subwoofer Co..
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • VR3VR3 Posts: 22,832
    Believe that was m and k, 70s
    - Not Tom

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  • rooftop59rooftop59 Posts: 5,160
    VR3 wrote: »
    Believe that was m and k, 70s

    Yep, for a steely dan album studio mix!
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    ;
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    Marantz SR-5007; Parasound HCA-1000A, PSB Imagine B, NHT Super One CI surrounds, Martin Logan Dynamo (original), Squeezebox Touch
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