scanspeak beryllium have landed

erniejadeerniejade Posts: 5,001
I picked up a set of Tyler highland H2 that have all scanspeak revelator drivers and beryllium dome tweeters. The speakers are 200 lbs and the room is a little small for them BUT they are not overloading the room. Actually quite the opposite. They have 2 10"woofers but, they are well balanced and not bloated at all. Suprised the heck put of me.

I need to dial them in and adjust the feet but i couldn't wait and wanted to hook them up quick.
Den: Lumin D1,Wireworld Silver Eclipse, KEF LS50 Wireless, Velodyne SPL1200, Technics 1200, Denon DL160, Jolida D9,

Living Room:,T+A PA 1530R, Tyler Highland H2, Aries Mini, High Fidelity Reveal RCA, Grant Fidelity Tube Dac 11, W4S recovery, Wireworld Platinum Starlight, PS Audio Direct Stream JR.

Have but haven't used in a while: LH Labs VI Dac, Cayin SCD50T

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  • DSkipDSkip Posts: 16,115
    Jesus dude. Good thing you got a good woman!
  • EndersShadowEndersShadow Posts: 16,826
    So where are the LSis and SDAs lol
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  • erniejadeerniejade Posts: 5,001
    Lsi sold last night within 1 hour putting them on Facebook. Sda will be next. I gotta recoup the $

    @DSkip you right! At fist when i showed her pics, she said they look like your old legacy. Now she sees they are taller then the legacy was.
    Den: Lumin D1,Wireworld Silver Eclipse, KEF LS50 Wireless, Velodyne SPL1200, Technics 1200, Denon DL160, Jolida D9,

    Living Room:,T+A PA 1530R, Tyler Highland H2, Aries Mini, High Fidelity Reveal RCA, Grant Fidelity Tube Dac 11, W4S recovery, Wireworld Platinum Starlight, PS Audio Direct Stream JR.

    Have but haven't used in a while: LH Labs VI Dac, Cayin SCD50T

  • verbverb Posts: 7,647
    erniejade wrote: »
    Lsi sold last night within 1 hour putting them on Facebook. Sda will be next. I gotta recoup the $

    @DSkip you right! At fist when i showed her pics, she said they look like your old legacy. Now she sees they are taller then the legacy was.

    SDA 3.1TL's? Up for sale? :smile:
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  • erniejadeerniejade Posts: 5,001
    They will be. These things are freaking huge but sound sweet. I have hit them with everything from America to Diana Krall to Santanna and Metallica. So far they have handled it all. I was hitting 85 db at times. Time to try yoshi and see how they dig down lol.
    Den: Lumin D1,Wireworld Silver Eclipse, KEF LS50 Wireless, Velodyne SPL1200, Technics 1200, Denon DL160, Jolida D9,

    Living Room:,T+A PA 1530R, Tyler Highland H2, Aries Mini, High Fidelity Reveal RCA, Grant Fidelity Tube Dac 11, W4S recovery, Wireworld Platinum Starlight, PS Audio Direct Stream JR.

    Have but haven't used in a while: LH Labs VI Dac, Cayin SCD50T

  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 14,309
    erniejade wrote: »
    Lsi sold last night within 1 hour putting them on Facebook. Sda will be next. I gotta recoup the $

    @DSkip you right! At fist when i showed her pics, she said they look like your old legacy. Now she sees they are taller then the legacy was.

    Glad i got a dreadnought out of those SDA's.....

    :smiley:
  • erniejadeerniejade Posts: 5,001
    Ivan, I went another direction :) They came up for sale locally. When i say local, I mean 10 minutes away. I asked some questions on them and the next thing he shot me a price i couldn't turn down. He also helped load AND unload!.
    Den: Lumin D1,Wireworld Silver Eclipse, KEF LS50 Wireless, Velodyne SPL1200, Technics 1200, Denon DL160, Jolida D9,

    Living Room:,T+A PA 1530R, Tyler Highland H2, Aries Mini, High Fidelity Reveal RCA, Grant Fidelity Tube Dac 11, W4S recovery, Wireworld Platinum Starlight, PS Audio Direct Stream JR.

    Have but haven't used in a while: LH Labs VI Dac, Cayin SCD50T

  • VR3VR3 Posts: 23,425
    bet they sound great!

    They are h00000g!!
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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 14,309
    erniejade wrote: »
    Ivan, I went another direction :) They came up for sale locally. When i say local, I mean 10 minutes away. I asked some questions on them and the next thing he shot me a price i couldn't turn down. He also helped load AND unload!.

    Heck I do not blame you one iota. Like I said I'm glad you had the 3.1's pass through. Had you not all of us here would not of got a dreadnought.

    They're sweeeeeet.
  • gudnoyezgudnoyez Posts: 7,003
    edited May 4
    Nice Brian those 3.1tls will sell and so will that Dreadnaught looks like you made out. Congratulations on the newest addition.
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  • tophatjohnnytophatjohnny Posts: 2,605
    Beautiful. Congrats.
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  • indyhawgindyhawg Posts: 1,298
    Very nice speakers Brian.
  • ThortonThorton Posts: 1,243
    Sweeeeeeeeet!!!!!! Nice pick up Brian! You need a bigger sound bar now, that thing looks tiny.
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  • BlueFoxBlueFox Posts: 12,033
    Thorton wrote: »
    Sweeeeeeeeet!!!!!! Nice pick up Brian! You need a bigger sound bar now, that thing looks tiny.

    LOL. I didn’t even notice the sound bar. Better yet, remove the TV, and concentrate on the music.

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  • halohalo Posts: 5,200
    erniejade wrote: »
    The wife actually still wants it there because " it looks stupid without something in its place".

    The lower, wider, rack from VTI might be the solution there:
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  • erniejadeerniejade Posts: 5,001
    True or i can split what i have as well and put them side by side. I still have 1 more shelf i can add that i used as an amp stand in the den when i had the McIntosh mc402
    Den: Lumin D1,Wireworld Silver Eclipse, KEF LS50 Wireless, Velodyne SPL1200, Technics 1200, Denon DL160, Jolida D9,

    Living Room:,T+A PA 1530R, Tyler Highland H2, Aries Mini, High Fidelity Reveal RCA, Grant Fidelity Tube Dac 11, W4S recovery, Wireworld Platinum Starlight, PS Audio Direct Stream JR.

    Have but haven't used in a while: LH Labs VI Dac, Cayin SCD50T

  • EndersShadowEndersShadow Posts: 16,826
    What’s the dual 12” sub?
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  • erniejadeerniejade Posts: 5,001
    The speaker that is on the right between the tv and Tyler is a dual 12"sub. It has a plate amplifier on the back
    I cannot find much info on it. The amp says amplitude made in china on the back but no model number and nothing comes up in a Google search. I took it in as part of a trade around 10 years ago or so. I haven't pulled a woofer to see what brand they are.
    Den: Lumin D1,Wireworld Silver Eclipse, KEF LS50 Wireless, Velodyne SPL1200, Technics 1200, Denon DL160, Jolida D9,

    Living Room:,T+A PA 1530R, Tyler Highland H2, Aries Mini, High Fidelity Reveal RCA, Grant Fidelity Tube Dac 11, W4S recovery, Wireworld Platinum Starlight, PS Audio Direct Stream JR.

    Have but haven't used in a while: LH Labs VI Dac, Cayin SCD50T

  • erniejadeerniejade Posts: 5,001
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    Den: Lumin D1,Wireworld Silver Eclipse, KEF LS50 Wireless, Velodyne SPL1200, Technics 1200, Denon DL160, Jolida D9,

    Living Room:,T+A PA 1530R, Tyler Highland H2, Aries Mini, High Fidelity Reveal RCA, Grant Fidelity Tube Dac 11, W4S recovery, Wireworld Platinum Starlight, PS Audio Direct Stream JR.

    Have but haven't used in a while: LH Labs VI Dac, Cayin SCD50T

  • erniejadeerniejade Posts: 5,001
    Thats a shot with the grill off when i had the rti12
    Den: Lumin D1,Wireworld Silver Eclipse, KEF LS50 Wireless, Velodyne SPL1200, Technics 1200, Denon DL160, Jolida D9,

    Living Room:,T+A PA 1530R, Tyler Highland H2, Aries Mini, High Fidelity Reveal RCA, Grant Fidelity Tube Dac 11, W4S recovery, Wireworld Platinum Starlight, PS Audio Direct Stream JR.

    Have but haven't used in a while: LH Labs VI Dac, Cayin SCD50T

  • gyosagyosa Posts: 225
    Holy crap !
    Them things are huge !
    My wife would kill me .....

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  • SCompRacerSCompRacer Posts: 7,165
    Very nice!
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  • ZLTFULZLTFUL Posts: 5,059
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  • WagnerRCWagnerRC Posts: 1,943
    Nice upgrade. Congrats
  • ClipdatClipdat Posts: 7,138
    Those are massive, Brian! How's the imaging?
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  • tonybtonyb Posts: 31,439
    Sweet pick-up Brian. Congrats. Tell us more about the sound bro.
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