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  1. Serious replied to the thread Distortion Cancellation Ideas.

    I've thought about my test some more and I think what we're seeing here is the Vali (probably around 0.2% D2) partially cancelling the...

    Dec 12, 2019 at 12:28 AM
  2. Serious liked murphythecat's post in the thread Nearfields for audiophile listening?.

    cool did you try those dynaudio contour next to the blades? My opinion of the blade is that: small mids sounds small. end of story if...

    Dec 12, 2019 at 12:09 AM
  3. Serious attached a file to the thread Distortion Cancellation Ideas.

    Well, you can see the 2nd harmonic the distortion generator puts out. Looks good enough to me, but definitely not perfect. Would be...

    2nd Harmonic HD800 440Hz FFT at ca 92dB.jpg Dec 11, 2019 at 11:14 PM
  4. Serious liked purr1n's post in the thread Distortion Cancellation Ideas.

    No. Thought exercise: aperiodic behavior, seen in bass guitar strings. Slight modulation of frequencies and overtones over time. A...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 10:29 PM
  5. Serious replied to the thread Distortion Cancellation Ideas.

    This is what I was referring to: https://positive-feedback.com/audio-discourse/the-pass-h2-harmonic-generator/ I'm more interested in...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 2:53 PM
  6. Serious liked ultrabike's post in the thread Distortion Cancellation Ideas.

    Alright. I moved this here from the Magni 3+/Heresy thread. This whole distortion cancellation discussion makes no sense to me. What...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 2:20 PM
  7. Serious replied to the thread Distortion Cancellation Ideas.

    Well, but it just depends on the input, doesn't it? On the short article about the 2nd harmonic generator it mentions inverting the...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 1:49 PM
  8. Serious replied to the thread Distortion Cancellation Ideas.

    Could be worthwhile to try the Pass 2nd harmonic generator for headphones that have a mostly constant level of 2nd order distortion...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 12:27 PM
  9. Serious replied to the thread Distortion Cancellation Ideas.

    Maybe the phase of the harmonic was flipped and the distortion got lowered as a result? I've always been curious about such kind of...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 10:18 AM
  10. Serious attached a file to the thread General Speaker Advice and Recommendations.

    Well, but is the decay really longer for mode frequencies when compensating for the level difference? I mean the easy solution is to...

    example 2.jpg example 2 EQ.jpg example 1 no Bass EQ.jpg example 1 Bass EQ CSD.jpg Dec 11, 2019 at 5:00 AM
  11. Serious liked purr1n's post in the thread Eddie Current customer service story.

    A box within a box. The inside box surrounded and supported with magnetic shock absorbers adjusted by computer 4000 times every second...

    Dec 10, 2019 at 11:51 PM
  12. Serious replied to the thread Nearfields for audiophile listening?.

    I don't really like horns, no. Honestly, I'm not so sure what I want from nearfields, either. I guess I want a very lively, resolving...

    Dec 10, 2019 at 2:51 PM
  13. Serious attached a file to the thread Nearfields for audiophile listening?.

    Not entirely relevant to this thread, but my Blade bubble just burst: [ATTACH] Got to hear the Blade 2 in the other room of the same...

    KEF Blade 2 (1).jpg KEF Blade 2 (2).jpg Dec 10, 2019 at 12:10 PM
  14. Serious liked Psalmanazar's post in the thread Nearfields for audiophile listening?.

    The shelf placement will kill the response of anything with controlled directivity, which is almost of these. Monitors are not designed...

    Dec 10, 2019 at 11:49 AM
  15. Serious liked schiit's post in the thread Magni 3+ and Magni 3 Heresy released.

    Looking forward to that post! And yeah, our listening lab isn't as impressive as Harman, but we do a ton of blind testing these days....

    Dec 10, 2019 at 9:36 AM