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    New XPL-90 measurements

    https://www.audiosciencereview.com/forum/index.php?threads/jbl-xpl90-speaker-review.13449/

    Respectable but not state of the art when it comes to measurements compared to modern designs like the...
  2. Dirac actually doesn’t have great bass management...

    Dirac actually doesn’t have great bass management unless you have the upcoming bass management setup. This was ironically something that Audyssey XT32 did a better job with.

    The target curve also...
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    Beautiful. I know it is a labor of love but when...

    Beautiful. I know it is a labor of love but when you ever decide to start a small business, send me a note :)
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    Sticky: As a toddler, I grew up around JBL L112’s. Now,...

    As a toddler, I grew up around JBL L112’s. Now, my own toddler gets to enjoy the 4319. I actually have one of the few 4319’s that were made in the USA. (2010 production).

    If @gtimbers ever gets...
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    What I meant is that once you HAVE a hole in the...

    What I meant is that once you HAVE a hole in the front baffle, the drivers matter. For a given diameter woofer, if you have a really flimsy driver there is more flex through the whole structure...
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    Based upon the differences in CPU power, you...

    Based upon the differences in CPU power, you necessarily will be losing resolution for the calculations, but as you say, most movies are 48kHz anyway (except perhaps concert Blu-rays).

    The new...
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    The drivers themselves also add rigidity. If you...

    The drivers themselves also add rigidity. If you had a flimsy 15” woofer bolted to the speaker versus a more rigid one at the interface, then the rigid one is adding more structural support. Laser...
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    The formal measurements were done by...

    The formal measurements were done by AudioScienceReview. Those were my 4319’s that I sent to ASR. Now that they are home, I did some in room measurements and also corrected the L-pads for the...
  9. I have heard that moisture is a big contributor...

    I have heard that moisture is a big contributor to the foam wearing out. I have the S/2600 which was shipped from Japan. That needed a refoaming before it arrived to me. They claimed it was needed...
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    JBL 4319 measurements

    https://www.audiosciencereview.com/forum/index.php?threads/jbl-4319-studio-monitor-review.12986/

    The test is a bit flawed because the tweeter was dialed up a bit high. The 4319 is a Control...
  11. Thread: New HDI review

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    CMMD has been a part of Harman for a while. ...

    CMMD has been a part of Harman for a while. First featured in the Prelude MTS, Intermezzo, Interlude line. There were some delamination issues in early designs. The first generation Revel's (M20...
  12. Thread: New HDI review

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    They put this in the Synthesis line so I think...

    They put this in the Synthesis line so I think the exceptional pricing will be rare. Seems to be a good performer but also seems to be somewhat similar to the Studio 530.
  13. Thread: New HDI review

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    New HDI review

    These are modified versions of the Japanese market Studio6 with a budget version of the M2/4367 compression driver.
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    New Studio 530 Review

    https://www.audiosciencereview.com/forum/index.php?threads/jbl-studio-530-speaker-measurements.12298/

    This really showcases the strength of the Greg Timbers design. It is interesting that it...
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    Horsepower and tubes seem to be difficult to get....

    Horsepower and tubes seem to be difficult to get. The cleanest tubes I have enjoyed are the McIntosh MC2102 when running all GE tubes. That is 100W/channel stereo or bridged to 200W.

    They don’t...
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    https://www.npr.org/2019/08/24/753877978/john-will...

    https://www.npr.org/2019/08/24/753877978/john-williams-and-anne-sophie-mutter-2-geniuses-for-the-price-of-one

    This is the reference quality recording I mentioned on the other thread.

    Available...
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    I'm not yet 40, so here are my thoughts... -...

    I'm not yet 40, so here are my thoughts...

    - The ability to build your own stuff is definitely lost in 20 and 30 yo. Radio Shack and Fry's Electronics are gone. However, it's not completely...
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    Care to elaborate? what speakers did you have...

    Care to elaborate?

    what speakers did you have earlier?
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    https://www.npr.org/2019/08/24/753877978/john-will...

    https://www.npr.org/2019/08/24/753877978/john-williams-and-anne-sophie-mutter-2-geniuses-for-the-price-of-one

    “Across the Stars” is a great album that has John Williams re-scoring some of his...
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    Xennial here. I grew up with L112’s as a...

    Xennial here.

    I grew up with L112’s as a toddler. Through high school, I had JBL Sub Sat systems. By the time I got to college, I went from computer speakers (Klipsch Promedia) to finally...
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    At this point, I wonder if there are any sonic...

    At this point, I wonder if there are any sonic changes or if the photoshop job indicates that they are simply buying an Radian compression driver because the capability to build the drivers in-house...
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    I missed that actually. I have seen the white...

    I missed that actually. I have seen the white paper but not all of the handwritten comments. Thanks!
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    For home use, not cinema this is how I have come...

    For home use, not cinema this is how I have come to understand the different philosophies.

    All horns: Opportunity to combine with compression drivers for superior dynamics.

    Horizontal horns...
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    Asymmetrical horns, DD55000, S/2600, S/3100

    It is said that about 500 pairs of the DD55000 were sold worldwide. Looking at these forums, eBay, etc. I would guesstimate that there are single digit numbers in the US.

    Does anyone have info...
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