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Old 09-01-2018, 11:04 AM
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Anything that helps you to enjoy music in your home more is awesome for music because if we are all more engaged with music we listen more, likely stream or buy more which is good for the artists and ultimately good for the art. Who cares what reviewers or anyone else thinks .. if it makes you happy then that's all that matters. Just go with what you like and you're good ... subwoofers and all! :-)

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Anything that helps you to enjoy music in your home more is awesome for music because if we are all more engaged with music we listen more, likely stream or buy more which is good for the artists and ultimately good for the art. Who cares what reviewers or anyone else thinks .. if it makes you happy then that's all that matters. Just go with what you like and you're good ... subwoofers and all! :-)

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Kal.......Thanks. Sometimes the fingers get ahead of the brain.
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Old 09-01-2018, 04:42 PM
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Kal.......Thanks. Sometimes the fingers get ahead of the brain.
OK. I wanted to assume that Steve Guttenberg had used that spelling in derision.
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Old 09-01-2018, 04:57 PM
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I feel 99% of the time individuals have them set so that they are too noticeable.
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Old 09-01-2018, 06:53 PM
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I feel 99% of the time individuals have them set so that they are too noticeable.
Yes. They want to hear something from what they just purchased. The setup for the sub should be so that, almost all the time, you cannot be consciously aware of its action.
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I feel 99% of the time individuals have them set so that they are too noticeable.
Jim,
This is the only area where I'm in the 1%.
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When feathered in properly, I consider them the 4th dimension of music.
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Two tip offs to this anti-sub line being baloney:

First, when a guy who has dropped 5 figures on his hifi starts saying things like "I don't need...". Well, of course! You don't need a 5 figure hifi, so why after dropping all that cash are you Mr Reasonable all of a sudden. If you were only focused on "needs", that Bose all-in-one would have been just fine.

Second, too much bass at live shows? I thought we were looking for fidelity. If you don't like bass, listen to different music...

...and while you're listening to that different music, you'd be very well served to have a well-matched, well-tuned sub
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When feathered in properly, I consider them the 4th dimension of music.
Wholeheartedly agree!
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