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  1. Westly T

    Upgrade to 5 channel amp?

    Hello, I was thinking of moving to a 5 channel amp with my A/V setup and was looking for thoughts and suggestions. I’m currently running a $1k recent Denon receiver, Polk LSi15’s powered off a NAD 2400 stereo amp, and my LSiC and LSiFX are powered off the Denon receiver. I’m thinking of...
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    WTB Marantz MA700 MA-700

    I'm looking for a good deal on a pair of the MA-700's, let me know if you have some you need to get rid of.
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    Will Sony start supporting all formats ever?

    I've not really kept up on all the chats and information, but after reading a little, these are some thoughts. With it looking like Blue-ray will be the next format, I can't help but hope Sony will make a universal player. I moved away from Sony DVD players primarily because they have chosen...
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    FS Outlaw ICBM-1

    ****SOLD*****Outlaw ICBM-1 for sale! It's in perfect condition, in the original box with manual. I have photos upon request. Asking $185 FREE SHIPPING (US). [email protected]
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    anyone look at the Denon AVR-4306

    I was looking at this model and wondered if anyone here has any opinions about it. I can get it from an authorized local dealer for $1600. http://usa.denon.com/ProductDetails/2243.asp
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    Sony STR-DA777ES

    I'm thinking of selling my STR-DA777ES, it's in excellent condition, includes the original manual and box, LCD touch screen remote, and a second room remote I picked up somewhere. This receiver far exceeds the quality of any receiver Sony has ever made to date. The remote is also in perfect...
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    1366 x 768 ..... Why?

    Ok, time for me to ask a stupid question. Why are so many new displays 1366 x 768 native? Would not 1280 x 720 be better so that scaling is not necessary from a 720P source? Why did they come out with this odd resolution? What am I missing here? Are they wanting to scale it to smooth it or...
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    Help! G* refuses to fix my TV and it's under an extended warranty

    HELP! My Mitsubishi 65" (WS65511) RPTV's Green gun is failing and getting more and more dead spots. GE asks if you can still see a picture, and if so, then it's a cosmetic issue and not covered. The contract says nothing of this sort, but does say "With an ESP, you can be sure that your product...
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    Best HDTV less then 34.5 Inches wide?

    Is there any resource that will search for a TV based on size of the cabinet? So far I've only found 2 CRT type that will fit, both 30" units: Toshiba 30HF85 at 31.36" Samsung TX-R3080WH at 31.3" I've been searching for a new HDTV to replace my Panasonic 32, but the cabinet it must fit...
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    F.S. - Sony SVR-2000 Tivo upgraded to 120GB (from 30GB)

    I have a Sony SVR-2000 Tivo in very good condition and currently activated (so it has the latest software). I've upgraded the hard disk to a 120GB fluid bearing (very quiet) drive. This unit works flawlessly and also has the original 30 GB drive disconnected in the unit as a backup. I'm open to...
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    Pioneer Elete DV-45A or Denon DVD-2200 ?

    I have a friend who has decided to get rid of his Sony DVP-S9000ES (Don't ask why). He tiring to decide between a Pioneer Elete DV-45A or Denon DVD-2200. His primary concern is video quality and audio is decoded on his receiver via toslink. He also tends to like build quality and the unit needs...
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    Is this a good HT setup in the 5K range: What about the speakers?

    Is this a good setup in the 5K range: Panasonic TH-37PA20U (37" Plasma TV {required because of space} $3K) STR-DA2000ES (Receiver $535) DVPNC555ES (Progressive DVD 5 changer $450 ?) Energy Take 5.2 (Small wall mount speakers ~$500) HSU VTF-2 (Subwoofer $449) = $4934 The speakers have...
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    What's a good setup in this budget $5k

    A friend wanted me to post this: What she is looking for: 42" Plasma TV (required because of space) Receiver (Prefers Sony? DB??) Progressive DVD 5 changer(with DVD-A or SACD ?) Small wall mount speakers (5.1 system) Subwoofer She would like to spend: $5,000 or less for the...
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    Sharp XG-NV6XU 2200ANSI XGA 1080i,720P Projector

    I just recently got divorced and now have no place to setup some of my home theater equipment (as well as needing some cash). As a result I thought I'd see if anyone here needs this item: (Please feel free to make any coments or recomendations to me directly at [email protected]) Sharp...
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    2200 ANSI XGA projector, Magnepan 1.6 QR, Marantz MA-700 Pair, Klipsch speaker set...

    I just recently got divorced and now have no place to setup some of my home theater equipment (as well as needing some cash). As a result I thought I'd see if anyone here needs this item: (Please feel free to make any coments or recomendations to me directly at [email protected]) Sharp...
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    F/S: Klipsch KSB 3.1 Bookshelf Speakers

    I have for sale a pair of Klipsch KSB 3.1 bookshelf Speakers in good condition. I had them setup for my bedroom theater and they got very little use. In my new home there is no good place for them, since I'm not going to have a bedroom setup. I can take photos if needed, they are a black oak...
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    Klipsch KSB-3.1, KSC-C1, KSB-1.1 8" Bookshelf...

    (KSB 3.1 Sale pending, 1.1 and KSC-C1 Available) For sale, a Klipsch 3 speaker setup in very good condition. I had them setup for my bedroom theater and they got very little use. In my new home there is no good place for them since I'm not going to have a bedroom setup. All are in good...
  18. Westly T

    How can I kill the annoying pop-up bubbles in WinXP and new program thing?

    Microsoft is driving me crazy with all the pop-up bubbles telling me I have new programs installed, some network drives didn't connect, register my password with ms messenger, etc. Is there a way to prevent these bubble messages? The thing where it highlights all newly installed programs is also...
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    17" LCD Flat pannel for $399

    Costco.com is selling the Mirror M17A 17" flat panel monitor for $429.99 with a $30 rebate . 17" SXGA TFT Color LCD Monitor Analog signal input Active matrix LCD panel with 1280 x 1024 SXGA resolution 250 cd/m2 high brightness and 16.7M displayable colors Auto-adjustment...
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    HDTV OTA reception in Oceanside, CA ( San Diego North County)

    I live in Oceanside, California. This city is located in San Diego North County. I find I can get some OTA HD channels. Before buying my equipment I tried to find out if anyone else knew if I could get reception, but came up empty, so I thought I'd add a post in case others in my area also want...
  21. Westly T

    WTB Dish 6000 with OTA 8VSB Tuner

    I'm looking for a Dish 6000 with OTA 8VSB Tuner.
  22. Westly T

    D-Link Wireless Router, Print Server, 10/100 Switch $107.00

    Order the D-Link DI-713P (It's a wireless access point, 4 port 10/100 switch {WAN + 3 10/100}, cable/DSL router, print server, and firewall all in one) at Amazon for $147.97 here: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/AS...071474-1743060 Use coupon code " MAPMCARDSAVE " for $10 off purchases...
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    What temperature is safe for AV components?

    I have an in wall AV rack that is ventilated by a small array of fans. I’ve installed a thermostat in the cabinet that can turn on these fans at full speed if the temperature goes over the temperature I set it to. When the equipment is on it powers the fans at a lower silent speed. My question...
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    Polk PSW 650 Dual 10" Subwoofer

    *** SOLD *** I have a Polk Audio PSW-650 dual 10" subwoofer for sale. It has a performance warranty good through October 2006 and it is transferable at no charge (The Good Guys). HTF Price is $345 plus shipping or local pickup. Shipping is likely around $50. It has a black oak finish. Payment...
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    WTB - Cheap mid level RCA cables

    Looking for something like AR Pro RCA cables 6' as a minimum quality, better are good if the $ is right. Need 3 sets for a budget price.
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    STR-DA777ES not powering on?

    Recently my STR-DA777ES has been failing to turn on. It works perfectly once powered on by the button on it's face and sometimes by remote. I tried the original remote and my pronto. It makes no difference what remote, when it refuses to turn on, only the power button on the face will work. Have...
  27. Westly T

    WTB - Outlaw ICBM

    I'm looking to save a little on an ICBM, so if you've upgraded and don't need yours, let me know. I just missed one in the Hardware for sale area as they must not have looked at my wanted add, so I thought I'd post it here as well.
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    WTB - Outlaw ICBM

    I'm looking to save a little on an ICBM, so if you've upgraded and don't need yours, let me know.
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    5.1 switchbox? DVD-A + SACD = 5.1 Switchbox?

    With only one 5.1 input on most receivers, are there remote control 5.1 A-B switches? I currently have DVD-A on one system and SACD on the other, but if I get a good collection of SACD's, I'll want a SACD player on my main system. A remote one would be nice since the equipment is in a closet and...