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  1. If you can swing it, I would go with the 2216ND...

    If you can swing it, I would go with the 2216ND over all of the others.

    The 2235H is an upgrade, but I wouldn't spend the time and money on it as the performance is only marginally improved, the...
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    Keep going, the journey is often even better than...

    Keep going, the journey is often even better than the destination!


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    John Eargle was another great man at JBL. His...

    John Eargle was another great man at JBL. His long list of accomplishments and contributions to audio recording and reproduction are only touched upon in this Wikipedia page:
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  4. Got it. Yes, we often hear people's reviews of...

    Got it. Yes, we often hear people's reviews of vintage speakers, drivers, and electronics... if you can't verify that they are up to spec, then you don't really know what you are listening to.

    The...
  5. Can you elaborate? Widget

    Can you elaborate?

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  6. First, the PR15 is functionally the same as using...

    First, the PR15 is functionally the same as using a port. The primary difference is that the use of a PR does not require cabinet depth for a longer vent tube that is sometimes needed and there is no...
  7. I have owned the original Phase Linear 400, the...

    I have owned the original Phase Linear 400, the Carver M-400 cube, and some other cool gray Carver amp whose details escape me. None have particularly impressed me. I do think Bob Carver is a very...
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    Doesn't look like it. What type of info are you...

    Doesn't look like it. What type of info are you looking for?

    Here is a page from our Library section that has a listing of the optional builds available in 1962:...
  9. A few things. First, you need to verify that...

    A few things.

    First, you need to verify that your speakers are working properly. Make sure all drivers are playing, try changing the settings etc. perhaps get help from a more knowledgeable person...
  10. I hope the stuff doesn’t remain tacky! :D ...

    I hope the stuff doesn’t remain tacky! :D


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  11. Perfect, thanks! Widget

    Perfect, thanks!


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  12. Is this the stuff? Widget .

    Is this the stuff?

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  13. Promises? Threat seems more apropos. :banghead: ...

    Promises? Threat seems more apropos. :banghead:

    I forgot about that thread. In this thread Mac and Ian pointed to JBL's moves towards the CI (custom install for the uninitiated) market sector as...
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    Poll: FWIW: It was an accidental discovery for me too....

    FWIW: It was an accidental discovery for me too. About 18-19 years ago. :D

    Welcome to the "old geezer" audiofest.

    By the time I was twenty-five I had sold all my JBL horn systems I scrounged...
  15. I’m confident that Samsung will make money with...

    I’m confident that Samsung will make money with JBL and Harman... and there are interesting developments. Samsung Pro is rolling out a commercial cinema LED display wall that is promising. Since LED...
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    A bit off topic, but a forum member told me...

    A bit off topic, but a forum member told me privately that he purchased a pair of JBL’s replacements for the 476Mg. They are called 877Mg and appear to be Radian drivers with JBL built diaphragms....
  17. Awesome, where did you find it? Widget

    Awesome, where did you find it?


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    I guess we all assumed you followed basic trouble...

    I guess we all assumed you followed basic trouble shooting 101 before deciding to jump into opening up the drivers.

    Did you try swapping your left channel 476Mg with the one on the right? This...
  19. I'd submit more people are familiar with the...

    I'd submit more people are familiar with the famous Maxell tape ad than with L100s. Most people I know lump L100s in with the product category they call large brown boxes. This includes '70s...
  20. Why DD67000 and K2-S9900 just don't matter...

    Recently I saw the announcement that a very lightly tweaked L100 Classic was being rolled out as the 75th Anniversary JBL... quite a change from the full blown assault on the audio industry just 15...
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    Anyone recognize this Altec?

    Does anyone recognize this Altec? It is featured in another thread: http://www.audioheritage.org/vbulletin/showthread.php?42661-N-500-D-crossover&p=433973#post433973

    My best guess is that it was a...
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    Welcome to the forum, if you can grab a shot of...

    Welcome to the forum, if you can grab a shot of model numbers on the woofers and the compression drivers, that would help identify the system. If you are asking what the model of the cabinet is, I...
  23. Sorry man, I couldn't help myself. In all...

    Sorry man, I couldn't help myself.

    In all seriousness, the mic technique and liveness of the two rooms are substantially different, so even if you had identical speakers in both rooms, the sound...
  24. First I heard what Phil heard, then I tried my...

    First I heard what Phil heard, then I tried my headphones... still didn't sound like Paul Simon. :banghead:


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    With the current trend of spending more time at...

    With the current trend of spending more time at home, not going to concerts or movies, the custom install business has exploded at all levels and especially at the high end. Most wealthy clients...
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