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Old 05-28-2012, 09:38 PM
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My Ref 110 cover has been intact for about the past week to see if I was really hearing a difference. I had removed it a couple of months back thinking I heard an improvement. I just removed it again and hear an immediate improvement in spaciousness and imaging. The difference is considerable.
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Wah! ...I was expecting exotic topless dancers!
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Old 05-28-2012, 09:51 PM
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Wah! ...I was expecting exotic topless dancers!
Sorry.
Not quite that exciting...

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Old 05-28-2012, 10:36 PM
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Maybe you should do a blind test, where you don't know if it's on or off. Then you will know for sure.
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Old 05-29-2012, 12:23 AM
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Have somebody else do the cover switching who leaves the room while you listen....at least ten times.

You have to get it right at least 8 out of ten times.
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Old 05-29-2012, 02:44 AM
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A blind test in a topless event ???
This is really sad.

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A blind test in a topless event ???
This is really sad.

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You will just have to feel your way around.
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Old 05-29-2012, 03:07 AM
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Jerome,

You will just have to feel your way around.


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After removing the top cover, you may disconnect the fans. That is how I eventually run my Ref110.
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Old 05-29-2012, 06:28 AM
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After removing the top cover, you may disconnect the fans. That is how I eventually run my Ref110.
Adam,

you still have your NHB-108 ?
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