Newbie here just testing

Hello all. I'm just a newbie my name, by the way, is James. Thanks for adding me here in the forums.

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  • la2vegasla2vegas Posts: 3,306
    Hello James,

    Welcome to the forum. Tell us a little bit about your audio experience. Are you into home theatre or music. What equipment do you have or want to get? Lots of good folks here that can put a dent into your bank account.

    All kidding aside, welcome, contribute, and help us make Club Polk great again!



    The preceding message has no ties to any political organization. ;)
    2.3TL, 3.1TL, SRS 2, SDA 2B, SDA II,SDA 1C, 7B, 7C, 7 series 2, 10B, 5JR+, 5JR, 5A, 4.5, 4, RTA 11TL, RTA 8TL, RTA 8T, LSI9 Ebony, LSI7 EBONY, LSI7 CHERRY, LSIC, RTI A7, RTI A3, CSI A4, CSI A6, F/XI A4, RTI4. That's all for now.
  • LegenderLegender Posts: 478
    He's not kidding, James. These folks can help you spend your money. Welcome and enjoy the forum.
    Music: Oppo103 - Parasound JC2 - Parasound A21- SDA 3.1
    Theater: Denon 3808 - B&K 7500/Emotiva XPA-3- RTi12, CSi5, RTiA7x4, PSW505
    Sleeping: Marantz 70005 - Harman Kardon 2400 - SDA 2
    2 Channel: Cary 306 SACD - Canary Audio 906 - Pass Labs x250 - PS Audio Perfectwave DAC, Polk LSiM705, SVS SB13 Ultra
    Office: Dell Optiplex, Emotiva XDA-2, Adcom 5500, LSiM 703
    Spares: Yamaha CA-810; LSi 15; Kenwood Basic M2a, Yamaha M60/M80, Polk Monitor 7, SVS SB13 Ultra
  • afterburntafterburnt Posts: 5,256
    Hello James, how long have you been sober?
  • motorhead43026motorhead43026 Posts: 3,105
    edited June 2017
    Welcome, no trying to look up my burka.
    2 channel: Anthem 225 Integrated amp; Parasound Ztuner; TechnicsTT SL1350; Vincent PHO-8 phono pre; Marantz CD6005 spinner; Polk SDA2BTL's; Cables ZU Mission IC's, SC and power cords, all into a PS Audio Dectet Power center.

    All TV's sound enhanced by Polk Magnfi Mini's.

    Other; S60'S, M10 series II, M7C's, Hafler XL600 amp, RB-980BX, Parasound HCA-1500 amp , P5 preamp, all in storage. All speakers have had crossover rebuilds, resulting in a small fortune invested in Sonicaps, and tweeter upgrades.

    Political memes posted as fact and accepted as fact, are sign language of the ignorant, for the ignorant

    tonyb said " but even socialists can do a good thing here and there

    Social media makes dumb people dumber and smart people dumb then dumber.
  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 10,228
    Send me your money and I'll spend it in a thrifty way for you... B)
    Welcome aboard, James!
  • Vote YES for @lightman1
    Studio 2 equipment;
    Yamaha a-s2100 Amp, CD-2100 CD player, T-S500 tuner
    Loudspeakers: Harbeth p3esr, Polk RT7
    Cables: Aural Harmony Sonnet Interconnect II, WireWorld Equinox 7 speaker,
    Black Cat silverstar 75 ohm digital, Signal Digital Power Cord, PS Audio Perfect Wave AC-3,
    Pangea SE14, Voltz supplied interconnects
    Optional: Arcam DV88 DVD/CD (HDCD) player, Polk SDS-400 speakers
  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 10,228
    Vote YES for @lightman1

    Thank you good sir!
  • msgmsg Posts: 4,824
    Get out, James! Get out!
    While there's still time!
    Too late.

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    I disabled signatures.
  • Please fill out this out.

    New to Polk Site Questionaire

    Speaker cables:
    a) are used to connect your speaker to a wall outlet
    b) are all the same, buy the cheapest good quality cable you can find
    c) can change/colour the sound of your system
    d) are insanely priced at the MIT site

    Vinyl is:
    a) quaint
    b) a stupid waste of time
    c) better than CD’s

    CD’s are:
    a) quaint
    b) a stupid waste of money
    c) great on an Oppo player
    d) worth it if you buy SACD, AF or MOFI

    Emotiva products are:
    a) the best bang for the buck audio out there
    b) good entry level pieces of equipment
    c) sucky
    d) the end of your audio journey

    The Polk site is:
    a) a great place to flip old audio equipment I don’t want
    b) a great place to talk audio and other subjects
    c) a great place to get 50% off Polk stuff
    d) a great place to lighten your wallet
    Studio 2 equipment;
    Yamaha a-s2100 Amp, CD-2100 CD player, T-S500 tuner
    Loudspeakers: Harbeth p3esr, Polk RT7
    Cables: Aural Harmony Sonnet Interconnect II, WireWorld Equinox 7 speaker,
    Black Cat silverstar 75 ohm digital, Signal Digital Power Cord, PS Audio Perfect Wave AC-3,
    Pangea SE14, Voltz supplied interconnects
    Optional: Arcam DV88 DVD/CD (HDCD) player, Polk SDS-400 speakers
  • afterburntafterburnt Posts: 5,256
    The Polk site is:
    d) the end of your wallet
  • Hello again and thank your for welcoming me here...
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 30,867
    Welcome James....as you can see, we don't lack a sense of humor around here. lol
    HT SYSTEM-2 channel
    Sony 850c 4k
    Pioneer elite vhx 21
    Sony 4k BRP
    SVS SB-2000
    Dynaudio Audience 72
    Polk FX500 surrounds
    Cary xciter dac
    Cullen modded Sonos
    Joule la-100 pre
    B&k Ref 4420 amp

    Cables-
    Acoustic zen Satori speaker cables
    Acoustic zen Matrix 2 IC's
    Analysis plus crystal oval ic's
    Wireworld eclipse 7 ic's
    Audio metallurgy ga-o digital cable

    Kitchen

    Sonos zp90
    B&k 1430
    Tad 803 speakers
  • gimpodgimpod Posts: 1,774
    I think you guys may have scared him off. :o
    Pink Floyd, Just makes me want to turn it up too 12 and share it with the world!!. JMO
    ---
    “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” ~ Mark Twain

    Unfortunately for most of us we only get to experience the first day and then we can't even remember it.
    ---
    "Close only counts in Horseshoes, Hand Grenades and Thermonuclear Weapons."
    "50% Why... That's almost half."
    "I know, I'm sick and need help."
    ----
    Gimpod Custom 4th & 5th Gen SDA Circuit Boards
    ----
    "The best way to enjoy digital music reproduction is to never listen to good analogue reproduction." ~ Kenneth Swauger
  • Ah not really gimpod just reading some threads here in the forums.
  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 10,262
    edited June 2017
    Ah not really gimpod just reading some threads here in the forums.

    That might be scarry....

    ....Ya got any money, we like spending peoples money

    All we ask for is a few pics B)
    2-channel: Modwright KWI-200 Integrated, Dynaudio C1-II Signatures
    Desktop rig: LSi7, Polk 110sub, Dayens Ampino amp, W4S DAC/pre, Sonos, JRiver
    Gear on standby: Melody 101 tube pre, Unison Research Simply Italy Integrated
    Gone to new homes: (Matt Polk's)Threshold Stasis SA12e monoblocks, Pass XA30.5 amp, Usher MD2 speakers, Dynaudio C4 platinum speakers, Modwright LS100 (voltz), Simaudio 780D DAC
  • gimpodgimpod Posts: 1,774
    Ah not really gimpod just reading some threads here in the forums.

    GOOD there's still time to run or at least hide your money because we can help you spend your money faster than an oval eyed honey in Saigon (circa 1972).

    BTW: Welcome to Club Polk AKA "the money pit".
    Pink Floyd, Just makes me want to turn it up too 12 and share it with the world!!. JMO
    ---
    “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” ~ Mark Twain

    Unfortunately for most of us we only get to experience the first day and then we can't even remember it.
    ---
    "Close only counts in Horseshoes, Hand Grenades and Thermonuclear Weapons."
    "50% Why... That's almost half."
    "I know, I'm sick and need help."
    ----
    Gimpod Custom 4th & 5th Gen SDA Circuit Boards
    ----
    "The best way to enjoy digital music reproduction is to never listen to good analogue reproduction." ~ Kenneth Swauger
  • motorhead43026motorhead43026 Posts: 3,105
    Me love you long time.
    2 channel: Anthem 225 Integrated amp; Parasound Ztuner; TechnicsTT SL1350; Vincent PHO-8 phono pre; Marantz CD6005 spinner; Polk SDA2BTL's; Cables ZU Mission IC's, SC and power cords, all into a PS Audio Dectet Power center.

    All TV's sound enhanced by Polk Magnfi Mini's.

    Other; S60'S, M10 series II, M7C's, Hafler XL600 amp, RB-980BX, Parasound HCA-1500 amp , P5 preamp, all in storage. All speakers have had crossover rebuilds, resulting in a small fortune invested in Sonicaps, and tweeter upgrades.

    Political memes posted as fact and accepted as fact, are sign language of the ignorant, for the ignorant

    tonyb said " but even socialists can do a good thing here and there

    Social media makes dumb people dumber and smart people dumb then dumber.
  • gimpodgimpod Posts: 1,774
    Me love you long time.

    $5, $5, Me Do, Me Do. >:)

    Sorry just couldn't help myself. :blush:
    Pink Floyd, Just makes me want to turn it up too 12 and share it with the world!!. JMO
    ---
    “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” ~ Mark Twain

    Unfortunately for most of us we only get to experience the first day and then we can't even remember it.
    ---
    "Close only counts in Horseshoes, Hand Grenades and Thermonuclear Weapons."
    "50% Why... That's almost half."
    "I know, I'm sick and need help."
    ----
    Gimpod Custom 4th & 5th Gen SDA Circuit Boards
    ----
    "The best way to enjoy digital music reproduction is to never listen to good analogue reproduction." ~ Kenneth Swauger
  • vmaxervmaxer Posts: 4,350
    gimpod wrote: »
    Me love you long time.

    $5, $5, Me Do, Me Do. >:)

    Sorry just couldn't help myself. :blush:

    Too expensive!!
    Pio Elete Pro 520
    Panamax 5400-EX
    Sunfire TGP 5
    Micro Seiki DD-40 - Lyra-Dorian and Denon DL-160
    PS Audio GCPH phono pre
    Sunfire CG 200 X 5
    Sunfire CG Sig 405 X 5
    OPPO BDP-83 SE
    SDA SRS 1.2TL Sonicaps and Mills
    Ctr CS1000p
    Sur - FX1000 x 4
    SUB - SVS PB2-Plus

    Workkout room:
    Sony Bravia XBR- 32-Inch 1080p
    Onkyo TX-DS898
    GFA 555
    Yamaha DVD-S1800BL/SACD
    Ft - SDA 1C

    Not being used:
    RTi 38's -4
    RT55i's - 2
    RT25i's -2, using other 2 in shop
    LSI 15's
    CSi40
    PSW 404
  • gimpodgimpod Posts: 1,774
    vmaxer wrote: »
    gimpod wrote: »
    Me love you long time.

    $5, $5, Me Do, Me Do. >:)

    Sorry just couldn't help myself. :blush:

    Too expensive!!

    What do you think I'm just a cheap "Wanton Wench" :disappointed:
    Pink Floyd, Just makes me want to turn it up too 12 and share it with the world!!. JMO
    ---
    “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” ~ Mark Twain

    Unfortunately for most of us we only get to experience the first day and then we can't even remember it.
    ---
    "Close only counts in Horseshoes, Hand Grenades and Thermonuclear Weapons."
    "50% Why... That's almost half."
    "I know, I'm sick and need help."
    ----
    Gimpod Custom 4th & 5th Gen SDA Circuit Boards
    ----
    "The best way to enjoy digital music reproduction is to never listen to good analogue reproduction." ~ Kenneth Swauger
  • msgmsg Posts: 4,824
    I thought Soundblaster got himself banned.
    Cool, glad he/you're still around.
    I disabled signatures.
  • K_MK_M Posts: 1,303
    gimpod wrote: »
    I think you guys may have scared him off. :o

    Your avatar scares me...... ;)
    Lsi15, Lsi9, LsiC,Rta11t,M5jr+,M4,SDA 3.1TL, SDA SRS 2.3TL, Rti6....Still listing stuff, a work in progress.
    B+W-Sold
    Epos-Now gone
    Infinity-Sold
    Advent-Now gone
    Yamaha A-S801
    Yamaha RX-V377
    Yamaha RX-A860
    Yamaha RX-A3060
    Harman Kardon Hk-350i
    Harman Kardon Hk-........
    Harman Kardon PM-665
    Harman Kardon HK-775
    Pioneer.......Stereo Receiver

  • HzTweakerHzTweaker Posts: 472
    A 2nd Vote for @lightman1 .
    2ch rig:
    Speakers: LSi9s
    Preamplifier: Parasound P5
    Power Amp: Parasound A23
    CDP: Denon 1520; RIP Pioneer DV-563A.
    Cables: Wireworld Equinox 7 XLR ICs, Wireworld Ultraviolet 7 USB
  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 10,262
    edited June 2017
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    2-channel: Modwright KWI-200 Integrated, Dynaudio C1-II Signatures
    Desktop rig: LSi7, Polk 110sub, Dayens Ampino amp, W4S DAC/pre, Sonos, JRiver
    Gear on standby: Melody 101 tube pre, Unison Research Simply Italy Integrated
    Gone to new homes: (Matt Polk's)Threshold Stasis SA12e monoblocks, Pass XA30.5 amp, Usher MD2 speakers, Dynaudio C4 platinum speakers, Modwright LS100 (voltz), Simaudio 780D DAC
  • gimpodgimpod Posts: 1,774
    K_M wrote: »
    gimpod wrote: »
    I think you guys may have scared him off. :o

    Your avatar scares me...... ;)

    @K_M How do you like the new one.? Better I think. :D >:)
    Pink Floyd, Just makes me want to turn it up too 12 and share it with the world!!. JMO
    ---
    “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” ~ Mark Twain

    Unfortunately for most of us we only get to experience the first day and then we can't even remember it.
    ---
    "Close only counts in Horseshoes, Hand Grenades and Thermonuclear Weapons."
    "50% Why... That's almost half."
    "I know, I'm sick and need help."
    ----
    Gimpod Custom 4th & 5th Gen SDA Circuit Boards
    ----
    "The best way to enjoy digital music reproduction is to never listen to good analogue reproduction." ~ Kenneth Swauger
  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 10,228
    HzTweaker wrote: »
    A 2nd Vote for @lightman1 .

    And Thank You as well, Matt!

    Diggin' the avatar @gimpod. B)
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 12,852
    gimpod wrote: »
    Me love you long time.

    $5, $5, Me Do, Me Do. >:)
    :blush:
    Too booku too booku
  • gimpod wrote: »
    Ah not really gimpod just reading some threads here in the forums.

    GOOD there's still time to run or at least hide your money because we can help you spend your money faster than an oval eyed honey in Saigon (circa 1972).

    BTW: Welcome to Club Polk AKA "the money pit".

    To be honest I was thinking of copying a subwoofer design that I saw from 4Wheelonline. The brand I believe is VDP Jeep 750, I just want to copy the enclosure and install a polkaudio sub. Would you think this would be feasible?
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