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Old 13th May 2012, 07:04 PM   #181
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Originally Posted by sbrads View Post
Best I've ever heard by a long way
resemble singles, sound like stacked ones, but are in my boudoir.
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Old 13th May 2012, 07:19 PM   #182
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Very nice Danny!
I have not heard Lyndorfs, but I suppose they are good sounding. Good concept, if there is good execution, why not. They are similar concept to Audio Artistry, all open baffle.
With many years of further refinement since his Audio Artistry days Linkwitz has taken this to Orion 4. It could be interesting to compare his David and this modern digitally room corrected Goliath!
I imagine Orion will fare very well against the Lyngdorf, at least under 105db or so.

Danny's speakers look really good.
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Old 13th May 2012, 07:35 PM   #183
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They will have tonal balance issues due to baffle design . using electronics for offset and correction A la Lyndorf will still result in an unnatural sound..
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Old 13th May 2012, 08:11 PM   #184
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If my speakers sound as good is they look I'll be satisfied
I've made them from birch, as finish I used varnish with white pigments in it, so that the birch is even more white, matches very good with the white cones, gives a nice WAF factor
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Old 13th May 2012, 08:14 PM   #185
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Yes they do look gorgeous ....... !!!
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Old 18th May 2012, 01:39 AM   #186
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Had a demo with Sony's new SS-AR1's yesterday.
Blew my socks off.
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Old 1st August 2013, 01:27 PM   #187
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Originally Posted by wireswithgain View Post

1. You have to have really heard them

2. Attach a picture!

That's it It's okay if you haven't heard a lot of high-end speakers, I still want your opinion.

For me, I really really liked the Winds I heard at Totem's booth at CEDIA. They also had them going with a pair of their Tribe subwoofers. Really great sound.
Well for me this is realy easy in over 40 years plus i have yet to hear BETTER than this pair of DIY Acoustat Spectra 8800 they are huge and also sound huge 800 pounds of pure bliss.

PS: The smaller ones are my Acoustat 1+1 the baby of the tall ones only two panels compared to 8 for the 8800s.

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Old 1st August 2013, 01:40 PM   #188
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I spent a lot of time with double stacked Quads. I loved them. They rate in the top 3 for me.
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Old 1st August 2013, 02:08 PM   #189
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I liked these .
Liked, yes, but the thread was about the best speakers you've ever heard though...
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