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#1683076 What direction is Klipsch going in?

Posted by Amy on 15 January 2014 - 02:39 PM

We are getting ready to launch an complete new line of R.... oh, crap, I'm probably not supposed to say anything yet.

Rest your fears. This is the year of copper. We're not going anywhere. Either is the Heritage line.




#1707741 Unhappy theater is finished

Posted by Youthman on 20 March 2014 - 10:32 AM

There is a lot of excitement that comes with building a HT. I like you spent countless hours in the forums, looking up reviews, searching Cragslist. Lots of excitement and anticipation during my build. I've often shared on the forum that my journey was just as fun as the end result.

I love my HT but honestly, I don't use it but maybe a few times a month. My son uses it the most in our family. Wake Junkie thinks I'm crazy that I don't spend more time in there but I just stay too busy with my side business to break away to enjoy it very often.

I don't see anything wrong with you no longer enjoying the HT as much as you once did. People change hobbies all the time. My Dad used to be an avid fisherman, now he hunts. Maybe that's the same thing that is happening?

Unfortunately, everything in this life provides limited happiness. Remember as a kid that toy you were dying to have? Several years later, you can't even find the toy. The excitement is gone, and we move onto something else. That's just the nature of this world. That's why "stuff" will never really satisfy and provide lasting happiness. Relationships are what really matter. Friends, family, & faith are what mean the most to me. Those things never get old. ;) Even if you don't enjoy the HT as much as you did, enjoy the time you are able to spend with those friends and family that come over and enjoy your HT.




#1711245 Picked up a little something today........

Posted by Tasdom on 29 March 2014 - 09:45 PM

Found some excellent condition Belle's (4) on CL locally. Original owner purchased new in 82-83, all original. My first listening experience with these in his garage. He powered them for me with a vintage Pioneer receiver and they sound fantastic. Looking forward to bringing these back so spec for an even greater experience......sorry for the crappy iPhone pics :) Running these now in 2 channel from the Oppo and wow, incredible sound.

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#1711847 Show us your great photography thread!

Posted by mach-1 on 31 March 2014 - 05:39 PM

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#1707291 Thanks to all...

Posted by Robert B. on 19 March 2014 - 01:26 PM

..for the warm welcome, encouragement, advise and critism....lol...... I am ashamed to admit that at 56 years of age not only is this the first pair of Klipsch I have owned, but the first time I've listened to any, even though I've been aware of their exixtence and reputation since 1979. If there is a silver lining here, is that at my age, I've actually gotten excited about sometihng!

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#1683067 What direction is Klipsch going in?

Posted by CECAA850 on 15 January 2014 - 02:12 PM

The Apocalklipsch!!




#1717229 Coffee and Cables

Posted by minermark on 15 April 2014 - 09:56 AM

My back ache is finely gone, so im back online today, those Fu-kin Khorns kicked my azz, turned the wrong way wile unloading one of them and got a creek in my back so I took a few days off.

Wife ask how im feeling today as she heads off to work, I say great, she say's the lawn looks like Chit, I tell her the landscaper was deported.




#1710157 Love my Klipsch speakers

Posted by Khornukopia on 26 March 2014 - 11:50 PM

Hello Klipsch fans,

I have been to hundreds of symphony orchestra performances, off-Broadway musical theater shows and decades of rock concerts. At the end of the day, it is always a pleasure to get home and listen to my Klipsch speakers.

I would like to join your Klipsch Forum. You folks are a very friendly, interesting and intellectually generous group of people.

Here is a picture of one of my classic Rosewood Klipschorns.

Thanks

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#1707963 Show us your great photography thread!

Posted by mach-1 on 20 March 2014 - 07:21 PM

Smile for the camera

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#1706647 The best looking La Scala ever?

Posted by Max2 on 17 March 2014 - 09:26 PM

I think these are. The cane and blonde color just looks good to me. I have kept these pics for a few years and have yet to see another pair like them. Maybe they are owned by a forum member now? I believe they were on Ebay at one time.

Feel free to post other LS's that stand out among the crowd

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#1692464 Show us your great photography thread!

Posted by Amy on 10 February 2014 - 02:06 PM

This guy scared me half to death yesterday, although I'm sure I did the same for him (her?). Canon 60D, f5.6, ISO 800 (nearly 6 pm, overcast), 300mm focal length, exp 1/80 sec.

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#1688951 Scala's are home, WOW :)

Posted by Matt 1970 on 02 February 2014 - 11:12 AM

Several years ago, I picked up a pair of RF-7's thinking I will never part with. Well, in short, goodbye my ol' friends. Hello! La Scala!!!

After getting them settled in (had to paint the wall behind cause they clashed with the yellow). Replaced a diaphragm on one HF horn (I'll do the other next week). It was time for a test drive!

Three words, OMG!!! :) -the delicacy of sound from these is amazing. The warmth is attractive and the look, well, look at them! Gorgeous!

I was a little worried they would be too much. Those worries went quickly out the door with the twist of the throttle. Oh dear Lord, I had no idea what I have been missing. Now to smooth over the neighbors. I think some fresh baked cookies are in order :)

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#1687194 What to replace my Klipschorns with?

Posted by Sancho Panza on 29 January 2014 - 10:16 AM

New wife?


#1720233 Coffee and Cables

Posted by minermark on 23 April 2014 - 12:57 PM

The one thing im pretty happy with since retirement is the fact that I can rest up prior to day(s) of partying and then plenty of time to recover.




#1716586 Coffee and Cables

Posted by minermark on 13 April 2014 - 09:41 AM

Collecting brain cells, back ache subsiding, coffee anit cutting it, heading out to one of our Pub's, Bloddymarys are the in order.

Will talk about Khorns later........




#1715241 Show us your great photography thread!

Posted by comay on 09 April 2014 - 09:53 PM

Some really amazing shots in this post. Mine pale in comparison but here are some of my favorites.

Coast Guard helicopter flying overhead - Mardi Gras parade route - 2009

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Another passion of mine - 1980's BMX/Freestyle bikes

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Wife and daughter

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My daughter at about 1 1/2 years old

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#1709320 Bloops and Blunders

Posted by dtel on 24 March 2014 - 04:44 PM

Pix of old phone and new one

Not always a bad thing, but water is.

My wife cracked her screen on her I4 something, still working but got it replaced and had them clean out everything on the old one. Got home and gave it to me without service, I loaded Pandora and Spotify and use it just for music, the wifi works about 40' from the house, works great and NEVER rings !




#1705477 Where is the missing Malaysian flight?

Posted by minermark on 14 March 2014 - 11:22 PM

I Suspect something much Larger is going on.

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#1683021 What direction is Klipsch going in?

Posted by CECAA850 on 15 January 2014 - 11:56 AM

In order to develop loud speakers and sell niche items the company first and foremost has to stay in business and be profitable. Niche products like Heritage speakers won't get you there. You have to sell what the masses want to be able to cater to the minority (us).




#1666547 Forum member makes good

Posted by Amy on 14 November 2013 - 02:31 PM

Clearly, Chad is new.

:)