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    Building some audio shelving - looking for suggestions

    I used 2 pieces of 3/4 mdf glued together with Aleens glue which does not form a hard glue line. It is extremely sticky yet remains a bit on the gummy side with absolutely no shifting. It will also absorb some vibrations to help out. The rod I used was 3/4 and its plenty beefy for a rack. I...
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    Bass traps and other room treatments

    Symmetry of your listening area is critical. I'll rephrase that, between your listening ears and the front wall behind your speakers, symmetry is essential for a proper soundstage, if not, you cant even get good stereo. If your listening area is opened up on your right side, build a cheap wall...
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    Bass traps and other room treatments

    Concerning where and with what treatment to start with, I'd recommend bass traps as your first concern. Without handling those problem frequencies below 100hz, their harmonics will distort/cloud/color the higher bands. Here are a couple sites that deal with room modes and speaker location...
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    Spendor LS3/5A

    BBC white paper on the LS3/5a design...
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    Spendor LS3/5A

    I have owned my Chartwell LS3/5a since I bought them new in 77 or 78. The white bellies are a dead give away for the 15 ohm versions and they will do well in your bedroom. They dont like high volumes and will bottom out. I also have the Satterbergs teamed up with the chartwells. I currently...
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    Turntables in television and film

    Harry Bosch series finds harry relaxing to his system quite a few times....Marantz 6300 TT, Ohm Walsh speakers and and more...
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    Fried Transmission Line Satellite and Subwoofer Design.

    Count me in if you still have them. I too, have been looking for a backup pair for my coffin.
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    Fried Transmission Line Satellite and Subwoofer Design.

    here's the other..
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    Fried Transmission Line Satellite and Subwoofer Design.

    I too, keep an extra pair of the SP1022's on hand; just in case I overdrive my model H. I have only recently begun to follow this thread and I feel such a loss over what might have been, concerning the sharing of knowledge and talent had we met years ago, as I lived in Bucks County for several...
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