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Pictures Incomming of my new amp and CD player, 80's vintage SS amp = yummy for my ears.
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etymotic mc5s, bought and sold within 4 days haha. I hate ety sound, sennheiser please
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I wouldn't say the sound's bad, however the fit is different from many that when you move your body a bit the sound differs.
    
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Cell phone pics suck, yeah, I know

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Funny looking device, is that a handle? How does it sound?

Actually my X10 mini pro celly makes quite good photos. Gimme a sec lemme take one real quick



not bad for a phone pic, eh?
Edited by .Sup - 9/13/10 at 11:51am
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does it need to be real pics or stock pics?
Slowly grabbing parts for home theater when they go on sale:

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does it need to be real pics or stock pics?
doesn't but it sure would look nice. Like how both the sub and receiver look. I wonder how do they sound...
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doesn't but it sure would look nice. Like how both the sub and receiver look. I wonder how do they sound...
Yeah. Me too! They're still sitting in boxes until I at least get the front channels.
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Yamaha Z-11 receiver just came. Audioholics measured it to 256Wx2 in stereo mode. I put the volume to 0dB and got 96Wx2 out of it (max volume is +17dB). This thing is a beast at 75lbs--the amp section alone is heavier than what most receivers weigh. Things this big need handle bars.

The final passage of Overture 1812 was blaring at 132Wx2 which is when I decided to turn it down

The best thing about this receiver is, when you turn it off--it TURNS OFF. Most receivers draw a ton of power from the wall when "off"--my surge protector reading was 0.0 Amps here. My other receivers (Pio Elites, Onkyos) all drew something like 50W on standby. The tradeoff is this receiver takes a long time to power on, something like 30 seconds.
Edited by astrallite - 9/16/10 at 12:55am
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Yamaha Z-11 receiver just came. Audioholics measured it to 256Wx2 in stereo mode. I put the volume to 0dB and got 96Wx2 out of it (max volume is +17dB). This thing is a beast at 75lbs. Things this big need handle bars.

The final passage of Overture 1812 was blaring at 132Wx2 which is when I decided to turn it down

The best thing about this receiver is, when you turn it off--it TURNS OFF. Most receivers draw a ton of power from the wall when "off"--my surge protecting reading was 0.0 Amps here. My other receivers (Pio Elites, Onkyos) all drew something like 50W on standby.
Nice buy, mind if I ask how much that set you back? They're about £5K new over here.

Are you using it just for stereo or surround too?
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