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A listening room for a domesticated Cat? 1202 
Big 1202 
Old house? 1202 
To be invisible and to be time-aligned are the keys. 1202 
Invisible and time-aligned idea. 1202 
For a Given Room 1201 
House Inspections & Warranties 1201 
A min Room size.... 1195 
Charging the Large Room 1195 
A bit deeper. 1195 
Idea of Midbass in new room and time-aligment 1194 
Comfort 1194 
Choices 1193 
Value 1193 
Property line setbacks & local building codes 1193 
"romantic" illusion... 1193 
Do not need to be isolationist. 1193 
My kids... 1193 
Bingo 1193 
Interesting discussion indeed 1193 
The High Demands System 1192 
Paul S -- 1192 
Social Life vs. Private Life vs. Family Life 1192 
Losing my listening room virginity? 1189 
Somewhere about 2yo... 1189 
Happiness 1189 
Various Stages of Young 1189 
Hm, another midbass horn idea in new listening room? 1188 
Bent Bass and Double Doors 1188 
Using the real estate 1188 
Through the roof 1185 
Sideways 1184 
If not a midbass horn? 1182 
What Comes Naturally 1182 
It will be probably two bass channels. 1182 
In That Case... 1182 
The game is on. 1180 
Mazel Tov! 1180 
Great news 1180 
Wonderful! 1180 
I think it will be better with time. 1180 
Gaddis House 1180 
Congratulations! 1179 
View vs. Practicality 1176 
Multi-Tasking 1176 
Exactly! 1176 
Equipment between speakers... 1176 
Top Gear 1176 
I see no problems with "between". 1176 
Oh well... 1176 
Wall of nature 1176 
Big Window 1176 
Shades and Night Vision 1176 
...they do image wonderfully... 1176 
Another attic project? 1175 
Infinite baffle 1175 
IB 1175 
Mold 1175 
Attic Ventilation 1175 
Possible 1174 
Just strategizing 1174 
Normal orientation 1174 
Confusion. 1174 
Specifics 1174 
Driver Orientation 1174 
That all need to be though out. 1174 
It nigh be a problem 1174 
Ideas 1174 
Opposing woofers 1174 
Cabinet Size for "Subs" 1174 
Blow hard 1174 
Phoenix Gold arises from the ashes 1174 
Couple of things 1174 
So many thing I need to take under consideration in new listening room... 1162 
That's not a problem :) 1162 
A LF solution for a new room 1105 
Another midbass?!!? 1102 
Another option to consider 1100 
Room comfort upgrades 1099 
Small-blood Macondo 2016? 1097 
The color of the listening room. 1083 
This would be nice...... 1080 
That is it. 1070 
Congratulations 1070 
Well, 1070 
The last week of moving... 1061 
We are home! 1057 
Congratulations! 1057 
We found a new room in House.... 1051 
Bass in bass-ment? 1050 
True, but. . . 1050 
Sometimes basement is not just a basement, stlil.... 1049 
Well it's good that you've considered the humidity. 1049 
It took for a while. 1012 
Time/Change 1011 
In regards to chairs... 1011 
This week. 1009 
What the most intriguing me in the new room is where the LF will roll off. 1009 
The first day. 1007 
Quick thoughts on beginning of system assembly 1007 
Sounds like a nice time... 1007 
For now.... 1006 
Soft Bass 1006 
Getting somewhere. 1005 
Virtual visit to Romy's setting up (part 2) 1005 
Diffusion 1004 
Waiting two other shoes to drop… 1003 
Space behind 1003 
Slowly going back to the business. 988 
Keep on truckin' 988 
New kids: Charlie and Abbigail 986 
Audio vs Video playback. 983 
Audio and video separate or combined? 982 
AV 982 
Yes, I will need to experiment with it. 982 
A good configuration. 981 
Injection Channel 981 
It will come later. 981 
Going there.... 979 
Toddler Listeners 978 
I wish I had a toddler forever. 978 
The honeymoon night. 976 
Proximity 976 
A chicken and egg situation 967 
So far so good. 962 
A ULF solution for my new listening room 960 
Ok, a first objective look. 955 
Some room dealing basics 954 
Thinking about the forthcoming experiment. 953 
Slighly mad suggestion! Ignore accordingly 952 
Bass trap 952 
I will see... 952 
Pure arrival time minus reflection or.... 952 
Other absorbtion methods 952 
Converting acoustic problems into acoustic payback... 951 
Evolution of my rooms sound quality. 944 
Why not pentode or push-pull instead solid state. 944 
I do not know powerful pentodes in output. 942 
I thought on tetrodo and write pentodo. 942 
Zarathustra 938 
Very very nice. 919 
OB (etc.) at Midbass 919 
Theoretically possible? 917 
So True 916 
This kid has a strange genes or “Papa, how to measure twins impedance?”. 905 
Are they Brucknerised yet? 900 
7 moths and one event... 779 
The next day 777 
I don't understand the video problem. . . 777 
Choose your poisons 777 
Thank you 776 
It is very nice. 775 
Great day 774 
Macondo and wife satisfaction. 773 
A truly peaceful feeling. 768 
Macondo listening distance. 684 
Measured from? 683 
The Listening Room July 7 683 
8' all around 682 
Some comments... 682 
I am looking for inspiration. 680 
Vent that woofer 680 
I do not know yet what to do. 680 
Port vs. Not Sealed 679 
Ported 679 
No port for me, if possible... 679 
Might...... be.... 679 
K-Horns? 679 
K-Horns… hmmm very interesting… 679 
They do appear 679 
Path length of khorn 679 
The memory lane. 679 
Outside 679 
KHorn facts and truth 679 
Khorn extension 679 
The options available.... 679 
The last night looking… 678 
LF Circuit Mysteries 678 
About the use of reading my own site. 677 
Another option, very interesting. Martinshorn speak up. 677 
Could be, could be not :) im not you... 677 
Just thinking out loud... 677 
Room Mode Gain vs. Speaker/Amp Output 677 
Driver? 677 
Two separate individuals 677 
Not a fan of weak magnets 677 
Hm, who would believe that I might be happier now? 677 
One more simple idea 677 
A good thinking. 675 
A next day. 675 
Deja vu 674 
It is all depend of your roo 674 
What the holly garbage. 664 
What about at a lower volume... 664 
I do not know why. 663 
Changing Macondo Configuration 610 
SSET ;-) 609 
Thank you, I might need to look into it. 609 
More of the same? 608 
Yes, this is an option too. 608 
Actually… 608 
The Scanspeaks 608 
The Scanspeak woofers. 608 
Ah, Winnie... 608 
Last version 608 
I wrote about it. 607 
Layout 607 
Kind of LF depression… 604 
The one that got away 604 
Updated. 604 
Respect! 603 
There are plenty things to think about. 603 
Devil invented the room :) 603 
The way how I see it… 603 
A semi-temporary solution for now. 602 
One more theoretical solution 601 
Almost familiar 601 
This weekend 597 
Sum and Difference 597 
It is in the picture... 597 
Nice bias 597 
DSP is too intrusive and defeats the purpose. 597 
The grilling analogy 597 
Some listening today. 596 
Back to the drawing table. 590 
Bring them forward 590 
Promising.... 590 
Aligned how? 589 
Elementary, Watson. :-) 589 
Nice but need more work 582 
Getting there... 577 
It all looks very nice... 577 
It is still all for grabs. 577 
Great Morning!!! 576 
Wagner AND Family, at 7 am?!? 576 
Some thinking required… 575 
I never done anything like this… 574 
Still have no idea why it works as it does. 573 
Phase and Room Modes 573 
What a remarkable idiot!!!! 572 
I am back. 571 
I need some volume… 570 
Line Gain 570 
What a brilliant idea! 570 
The full monty 570 
Yep. I know. 569 
Just like a clockwork!!! 569 
Macondo calibration check sheet 2017 569 
I do not like it this arguing ... 566 
You know the voices are right... 566 
Some freaking magic. 565 
Explanation 565 
11 feet apart 564 
Juts a proposal. 564 
Stronger preamp 563 
A stronger preamp and sick Paravicini? 562 
Sick? No. 562 
Strong pre 562 
I think it will be no 312.... 562 
The new room is officially open. 549 
A picture… 535 
What a beautiful set-up! 535 
Dream place 534 
Headphones sound from playback 533 
The headphone analogy 532 
Sound in a head vs sound in space 532 
Wrong way 532 
Sounds like an insult to me 532 
Imaging. 532 
Some odd pleasure with no memory. 526 
Learn to forget 525 
The infrabass injection. 415 
The number 20 415 
Undertones? 414 
Resonance distortion 414 
There are many options 414 
I want it... 414 
Music vs, Sound Effects 414 
Clarity in the murk 414 
The gentle exit 414 
I understand 414 
Low frequency dithering 414 
Nearfield Listening vs. Performance Weight and "Space" 414 
Eventually! 230 
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