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Mix And Match [message #87301] Wed, 28 February 2018 12:55 Go to next message
Silver  is currently offline Silver
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Registered: December 2013
Baron
Have you ever noticed how the older sound systems take up more room than the newer ones? Have you ever thought about combining the two? Like having a turntable that has brand new, fairly small, speakers to ditribute the sound?

Or does that sound too gaudy?
Re: Mix And Match [message #87302 is a reply to message #87301 ] Wed, 28 February 2018 18:23 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Wayne Parham  is currently offline Wayne Parham
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Registered: May 2009
Illuminati (33rd Degree)

Where speakers are concerned, bigger is better. Smaller is better for convenience only.

Some things can be miniaturized without penalty, but speakers aren't one of them.

See Hoffman's Iron Law.

Re: Mix And Match [message #87368 is a reply to message #87301 ] Sun, 04 March 2018 20:35 Go to previous message
johnson93  is currently offline johnson93
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Registered: February 2018
Chancellor
I haven't heard of Hoffman's Iron Law before and I'm only semi-understanding it, but that's good to know and I'm looking forward to reading more about it. I thought that smaller speakers might be just as functional as the larger ones since that's the trend these days. I guess I shouldn't be surprised that it's all about the aesthetics.
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