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A listening room for a domesticated Cat? 1040 
Big 1040 
Old house? 1040 
To be invisible and to be time-aligned are the keys. 1040 
Invisible and time-aligned idea. 1040 
For a Given Room 1039 
House Inspections & Warranties 1039 
A min Room size.... 1033 
Charging the Large Room 1033 
A bit deeper. 1033 
Idea of Midbass in new room and time-aligment 1032 
Comfort 1032 
Choices 1031 
Value 1031 
Property line setbacks & local building codes 1031 
"romantic" illusion... 1031 
Do not need to be isolationist. 1031 
My kids... 1031 
Bingo 1031 
Interesting discussion indeed 1031 
The High Demands System 1030 
Paul S -- 1030 
Social Life vs. Private Life vs. Family Life 1030 
Losing my listening room virginity? 1027 
Somewhere about 2yo... 1027 
Happiness 1027 
Various Stages of Young 1027 
Hm, another midbass horn idea in new listening room? 1026 
Bent Bass and Double Doors 1026 
Using the real estate 1026 
Through the roof 1023 
Sideways 1022 
If not a midbass horn? 1020 
What Comes Naturally 1020 
It will be probably two bass channels. 1020 
In That Case... 1020 
The game is on. 1018 
Mazel Tov! 1018 
Great news 1018 
Wonderful! 1018 
I think it will be better with time. 1018 
Gaddis House 1018 
Congratulations! 1017 
View vs. Practicality 1014 
Multi-Tasking 1014 
Exactly! 1014 
Equipment between speakers... 1014 
Top Gear 1014 
I see no problems with "between". 1014 
Oh well... 1014 
Wall of nature 1014 
Big Window 1014 
Shades and Night Vision 1014 
...they do image wonderfully... 1014 
Another attic project? 1013 
Infinite baffle 1013 
IB 1013 
Mold 1013 
Attic Ventilation 1013 
Possible 1012 
Just strategizing 1012 
Normal orientation 1012 
Confusion. 1012 
Specifics 1012 
Driver Orientation 1012 
That all need to be though out. 1012 
It nigh be a problem 1012 
Ideas 1012 
Opposing woofers 1012 
Cabinet Size for "Subs" 1012 
Blow hard 1012 
Phoenix Gold arises from the ashes 1012 
Couple of things 1012 
So many thing I need to take under consideration in new listening room... 1000 
That's not a problem :) 1000 
A LF solution for a new room 943 
Another midbass?!!? 940 
Another option to consider 938 
Room comfort upgrades 937 
Small-blood Macondo 2016? 935 
The color of the listening room. 921 
This would be nice...... 918 
That is it. 908 
Congratulations 908 
Well, 908 
The last week of moving... 899 
We are home! 895 
Congratulations! 895 
We found a new room in House.... 889 
Bass in bass-ment? 888 
True, but. . . 888 
Sometimes basement is not just a basement, stlil.... 887 
Well it's good that you've considered the humidity. 887 
It took for a while. 850 
Time/Change 849 
In regards to chairs... 849 
This week. 847 
What the most intriguing me in the new room is where the LF will roll off. 847 
The first day. 845 
Quick thoughts on beginning of system assembly 845 
Sounds like a nice time... 845 
For now.... 844 
Soft Bass 844 
Getting somewhere. 843 
Virtual visit to Romy's setting up (part 2) 843 
Diffusion 842 
Waiting two other shoes to drop… 841 
Space behind 841 
Slowly going back to the business. 826 
Keep on truckin' 826 
New kids: Charlie and Abbigail 824 
Audio vs Video playback. 821 
Audio and video separate or combined? 820 
AV 820 
Yes, I will need to experiment with it. 820 
A good configuration. 819 
Injection Channel 819 
It will come later. 819 
Going there.... 817 
Toddler Listeners 816 
I wish I had a toddler forever. 816 
The honeymoon night. 814 
Proximity 814 
A chicken and egg situation 805 
So far so good. 800 
A ULF solution for my new listening room 798 
Ok, a first objective look. 793 
Some room dealing basics 792 
Thinking about the forthcoming experiment. 791 
Slighly mad suggestion! Ignore accordingly 790 
Bass trap 790 
I will see... 790 
Pure arrival time minus reflection or.... 790 
Other absorbtion methods 790 
Converting acoustic problems into acoustic payback... 789 
Evolution of my rooms sound quality. 782 
Why not pentode or push-pull instead solid state. 782 
I do not know powerful pentodes in output. 780 
I thought on tetrodo and write pentodo. 780 
Zarathustra 776 
Very very nice. 757 
OB (etc.) at Midbass 757 
Theoretically possible? 755 
So True 754 
This kid has a strange genes or “Papa, how to measure twins impedance?”. 743 
Are they Brucknerised yet? 738 
7 moths and one event... 617 
The next day 615 
I don't understand the video problem. . . 615 
Choose your poisons 615 
Thank you 614 
It is very nice. 613 
Great day 612 
Macondo and wife satisfaction. 611 
A truly peaceful feeling. 606 
Macondo listening distance. 522 
Measured from? 521 
The Listening Room July 7 521 
8' all around 520 
Some comments... 520 
I am looking for inspiration. 518 
Vent that woofer 518 
I do not know yet what to do. 518 
Port vs. Not Sealed 517 
Ported 517 
No port for me, if possible... 517 
Might...... be.... 517 
K-Horns? 517 
K-Horns… hmmm very interesting… 517 
They do appear 517 
Path length of khorn 517 
The memory lane. 517 
Outside 517 
KHorn facts and truth 517 
Khorn extension 517 
The options available.... 517 
The last night looking… 516 
LF Circuit Mysteries 516 
About the use of reading my own site. 515 
Another option, very interesting. Martinshorn speak up. 515 
Could be, could be not :) im not you... 515 
Just thinking out loud... 515 
Room Mode Gain vs. Speaker/Amp Output 515 
Driver? 515 
Two separate individuals 515 
Not a fan of weak magnets 515 
Hm, who would believe that I might be happier now? 515 
One more simple idea 515 
A good thinking. 513 
A next day. 513 
Deja vu 512 
It is all depend of your roo 512 
What the holly garbage. 502 
What about at a lower volume... 502 
I do not know why. 501 
Changing Macondo Configuration 448 
SSET ;-) 447 
Thank you, I might need to look into it. 447 
More of the same? 446 
Yes, this is an option too. 446 
Actually… 446 
The Scanspeaks 446 
The Scanspeak woofers. 446 
Ah, Winnie... 446 
Last version 446 
I wrote about it. 445 
Layout 445 
Kind of LF depression… 442 
The one that got away 442 
Updated. 442 
Respect! 441 
There are plenty things to think about. 441 
Devil invented the room :) 441 
The way how I see it… 441 
A semi-temporary solution for now. 440 
One more theoretical solution 439 
Almost familiar 439 
This weekend 435 
Sum and Difference 435 
It is in the picture... 435 
Nice bias 435 
DSP is too intrusive and defeats the purpose. 435 
The grilling analogy 435 
Some listening today. 434 
Back to the drawing table. 428 
Bring them forward 428 
Promising.... 428 
Aligned how? 427 
Elementary, Watson. :-) 427 
Nice but need more work 420 
Getting there... 415 
It all looks very nice... 415 
It is still all for grabs. 415 
Great Morning!!! 414 
Wagner AND Family, at 7 am?!? 414 
Some thinking required… 413 
I never done anything like this… 412 
Still have no idea why it works as it does. 411 
Phase and Room Modes 411 
What a remarkable idiot!!!! 410 
I am back. 409 
I need some volume… 408 
Line Gain 408 
What a brilliant idea! 408 
The full monty 408 
Yep. I know. 407 
Just like a clockwork!!! 407 
Macondo calibration check sheet 2017 407 
I do not like it this arguing ... 404 
You know the voices are right... 404 
Some freaking magic. 403 
Explanation 403 
11 feet apart 402 
Juts a proposal. 402 
Stronger preamp 401 
A stronger preamp and sick Paravicini? 400 
Sick? No. 400 
Strong pre 400 
I think it will be no 312.... 400 
The new room is officially open. 387 
A picture… 373 
What a beautiful set-up! 373 
Dream place 372 
Headphones sound from playback 371 
The headphone analogy 370 
Sound in a head vs sound in space 370 
Wrong way 370 
Sounds like an insult to me 370 
Imaging. 370 
Some odd pleasure with no memory. 364 
Learn to forget 363 
The infrabass injection. 253 
The number 20 253 
Undertones? 252 
Resonance distortion 252 
There are many options 252 
I want it... 252 
Music vs, Sound Effects 252 
Clarity in the murk 252 
The gentle exit 252 
I understand 252 
Low frequency dithering 252 
Nearfield Listening vs. Performance Weight and "Space" 252 
Eventually! 68 
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