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Old 23rd March 2011, 05:04 PM   #11
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One thing I thought was instructive when comparing antennas was to listen to the L-R signal only. In areas with a lot of multipath, omnis can be pretty nasty. TV bunny ears can work quite well and usually look nicer than the standard dipole or folded dipole plastic antennas..
That reminds me of a another question I have. Is there a simple way to add some sort of L-R balance controls to an amp/sys that does not have one?

The sys I'm currenty setting up is just a very simple sys using a Lepai 2020 amp

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I decided to just add a couple of 50w, 8 ohm L-pads between the amp and speakers.
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He also has a page on the Sony "XDR-F1HD" tuner.
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