willgolf's System

Last night, watching Jeopardy! I learned that "Cornwall" was the most southwestern part of England, and since it resembled a horn, was named "Cornwall", which is originates from a Proto-Celtic word...

posted 4 months ago

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ejr1953's NC System

Thanks for all the kind words and helpful suggestions.We moved about 500 miles from the home we lived in since 1984, into a newly constructed home we had built (and somewhat cus...

posted 4 months ago

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ejr1953's NC System

liltik,The listening room in our former home had a terrible bass response, that had to be tamed with 10 bass traps, strategically placed in the corners, on the walls and hanging from the ceili...

posted 4 months ago

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sudont's Ye Olde System

OMG!I had a pair of those ESS speakers in the 1970's, incredible rock and roll speakers!

posted almost 5 years ago

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ejr1953's System

Jamiek,Sorry I didn't see your question, when I updated my posting the other day.I ordered the Sopra No2's before they became available.  Before orderi...

posted almost 5 years ago

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ejr1953's System

Now with eight bass traps in the "man cave" most of the boominess from the bass is under control, so I moved the subs so they are next to the Sopra's.  With the subs behind me, it was less boomy, b...

posted about 5 years ago

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Dante's inferno

Very nice system!  I see you've installed bass traps too!

posted about 5 years ago

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Timz Reference System Houston

Very nice system in a very nice "man cave".  Loved your response to the "nay sayer".  There seem to be no shortage of people with strong opinions out there.  What the heck, if you enjoy yourself wi...

posted over 5 years ago

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ejr1953's System

After finding the right place for the sub woofers, ordered a pair of (long) balanced cables...no wires across the carpets!

posted over 5 years ago

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ejr1953's System

Judomaniak,Yes, my amp is a really good match for the Sopra's, never "breaks a sweat".Evan

posted over 5 years ago

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ejr1953's System

Judomaniak,I started out with the subs flanking the Sopra's but just could not control the "boominess" in the room, no matter what I did (installed corner bass traps, added some on the walls, ...

posted over 5 years ago

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ejr1953's System

Jeff,First of all, when I'm really cranking it, the meters on the MC452 dance around the 4.5 watt mark.  When I was out there comparing speakers, I was struck by how the C50-MC4...

posted over 5 years ago

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ejr1953's System

Jeff,Thanks for the info on Dirac.  I have been applying bass traps, one at a time, to the room, it's taken a while but I think I'm where I want to be.I am just smitten with the Sop...

posted over 5 years ago

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ejr1953's System

Jeff,The Sopra's sound awesome, excellent detail, great sound stage, wasn't difficult getting them integrated with the room!I found out about the Sopra's just before they were intro...

posted over 5 years ago

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