Recent content by Mike Thomas

  1. Mike Thomas

    What are some good 200w x 7 amps?

    James, Overlooked is the ATI amp 250 x 5 at a very good price. I picked one up for $2,300 delivered overnight. I have this amp running my Paradigm 100's, CC and 20's with the Anthem AVM20. I have plenty of power to spare and I think the unit sound very good. I have heard all of the...
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    Need ideas for an a/v receiver for 1/2 music and 1/2 movies in $1000.00 range

    Todd, If you are interested, I will be selling my Denon 5700 in a couple of weeks. I will be asking $1,000.00 for this unit. I purchased the unit new 18 months ago. Unit is in great shape, no dings scratches etc.
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    How many people on this forum own an Anthem AVM 20?

    Looks like I am #9 , just picked it up today after 5 weeks of waiting. Will hook up tonight after work. I took a vacation day tomorrrow to play at home.
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    Studio 100's + 200WPC....a must?

    Mike, I to just recently purchased the Paradigm Ref.100's cc and 20's with servo 15. I am using a Denon 5700 to run everything at 140w x 5. This is still nowhere enough fro the 100's but still sound great. Wednesday I ordered the ATI 2505 amp 250 w x 5 for my first step into seperates. I...
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    Parasound, Denon, Paradigm

    I have recently picked up the reference series by Paradigm, Ref 100's, cc , 20's and servo 15. I am using a Denon AVR5700 with 140w x 5 to drive the system for now. When I bought the new speakers I knew I was going to have to upgrade amp to drive the system properly. This would be my step...
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    Paradigm Ref. 100's or 40's

    I am very close to finally purchasing new speakers. I use them about 50%-50% for movies music. The delima is when I listen to two channel music I like to be able and turn up the volume to almost insane levels and would like quality sound without the speaker straining. Would the Reference...
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    FT: Denon AVR 2700

    I have a perfect condition Denon AVR2700 (80 or 85 x 5?),I used for about a year, I than upgraded to the 5700. This unit has been sitting in the closet in its box with all paperwork, original remote and original reciept. I would be willing to trade this unit for 25 or 30 good dvd movies...
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    Kansas city and adjacent areas

    Eric, You mentioned this about three weeks ago when you were letting me sample the bass shakers, glad to see you started the ball rolling. I have been in and out of town alot lately but seen the post. I would love to join in on HT meet, count me in... Mike Thomas