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Monday, 30 November 2009 ,  Written by Augie Bettencourt
ButtKicker LFE Kit Review
Tactile transducers have been around for years, but to be honest, I’ve always been a bit skeptical about them.  The thought of adding something to my home theater to shake my seating seems gimmicky and artificial.  After all, my reference system already includes two Velodyne DD-18, eighteen inch woofers capable of creating low frequency extension and sound pressure levels, far exceeding what any reasonable person would want.  Why would someone like me need to augment bass, when I already have bass in abundance?  A friend purchased Berkline Home Theater Seating with factory installed ButtKickers and convinced me they are worth trying.  TechnologyA tactile transducer is an electro-mechanical device that will shake almost anything.  Most tactile transducers are very similar to a loudspeaker woofer driver minus the cone, driven by an oscillating force (the voice coil).  They can operate at higher ...
Tuesday, 08 April 2008 ,  Written by AVRev.com
Salamander Designs Archetype TV40 Video Stand
The Archetype line is based on threaded rods and infinitely adjustable shelves, and the TV40 is a mid-sized TV stand designed to perfectly match other Archetype racks.  Measuring 42 inches wide, 20 inches high and 22 inches deep, it is capable of handling televisions sets up to 40 inches diagonal and hold up to four components. It allows you to utilize Salamander’s optional equipment, such as bookends and drawers, with up to 100-pound weight-bearing capacity to hold all your media and enhance the functionality of the unit. Optional casters, two levels, and mega spikes are also available, along with wire management. The TV40 comes with black threaded rods and either black or solid hardwood shelving in Cherry, Maple, or Walnut. Prices start at $399.95 with black shelves and go up to $499.95 with Walnut shelving.
Tuesday, 08 April 2008 ,  Written by AVRev.com
Salamander Designs Archetype TV65 Video Stand
The Archetype line is based on threaded rods and infinitely adjustable shelves, and the TV65 is the largest piece in that lineup.  Measuring 64 inches wide, 20 inches high and 18 inches deep, it is capable of handling televisions sets up to 60 inches and hold up to six components. It allows you to utilize Salamander’s optional equipment, such as bookends and drawers, with up to 100-pound weight-bearing capacity to hold all your media and enhance the functionality of the unit. Optional casters, two levels, and mega spikes are also available, along with wire management. The TV65 comes only in black and costs just $449.95.
Wednesday, 02 April 2008 ,  Written by AVRev.com
Composite Products CF-1000 Wide Rack
The Composite CF-1000 Wide Rack is a 60-inch-wide anti-vibration rack designed to house all your audio and video components. Designed to be used as a standalone rack or as a bridge between two of Composite’s CF-1000 shelving systems, this set-up offers thick acrylic shelving supported by carbon fiber legs to absorb vibration, maximizing the look and sound of your AV system. Like all composite stands, its modular design allows for great flexibility with your room and set-up, making the rack easily work for simple to elaborate systems. Shelves are purchased as top ($3,150), bottom ($2,925) and middle ($2,700), or you can mix and match the standard-width CF-1000 shelves as you see fit.  The carbon fiber legs come from six to nine inches and can be made longer by special order. The one-inch-thick shelves are plenty stiff and offer dampening, while the ...
Wednesday, 02 April 2008 ,  Written by AVRev.com
Composite Products CF-1000 Anti-Vibration Rack
The Composite CF-1000 Anti-Vibration rack comes with acrylic or carbon on acrylic shelves. Three carbon fiber legs on each shelf assure a stable platform for your gear, while all that carbon fiber holds it securely and helps to soak up vibration. The racks can be customized and you can have either or both shelving materials, depending on your wants and tastes. Racks come as top, bottom and middle shelves with up to five shelf systems and can be expanded for taller systems. The carbon fiber legs determine the distance between shelves and come from six to 11 inches as a standard order, or taller by custom order. These solidly-built racks offer a large platform. The shelves are one inch thick to minimize vibration, give a solid base to your gear and can be upgraded to carbon fiber over acrylic for ...
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