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Old 01-03-2010, 05:17 AM   #1
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Default 2009: Home Theater Gallery Favorites

Well, 2009 is the year this section took off. I felt this appropriate to give some recognition!

Favorite Home Theater Gallery: Brain Sturgeon
Favorite Home Theater Gallery Thread: crazyBlue
Favorite Amp in a Home Theater Gallery: Gremal/Waboman
Favorite Processor/Receiver in a Home Theater Gallery: Brain Sturgeon
Best Lighting in a Home Theater Gallery: JJxiv1215
Favorite Speakers in a Home Theater Gallery: js666
Favorite Turntable in a Home Theater Gallery: naturephoto1
Favorite Subwoofer in a Home Theater Gallery: Brain Sturgeon
Favorite BDP in a Home Theater Gallery: DLS_222
Favorite Display in a Home Theater Gallery: Brain Sturgeon
Favorite Cable Management in a Home Theater Gallery: crazyBlue/ldgibson76
Favorite DIY work in a Home Theater Gallery: CrazyBlue/sentinel41
Favorite Asthetically Pleasing Home Theater Gallery: THE_FORCE
Favorite Home Theater Gallery That Isn't Yet Made a Gallery: rded
Favorite Upgrades of 2009: louhamilton
Favorite Home Theater Gallery Improvement: SeanMF
Favorite 2 Channel Home Thater Gallery: John72953/chizzap30
Best Originality in a Home Theater Gallery: phansson
Best Potential For Top 2010 Gallery: Waboman

Votes are my personal favorites! Follow suit and add yours!

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Old 01-03-2010, 05:22 AM   #2
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Huzzah for Best Lighting of '09!

Is it weird that I can recall all of those theaters without even looking at them? I remember all of theirs - from Jose's Gallo's, FORCE's Kef's, Rich N's Teres, etc...

My selection:

Favorite Home Theater Gallery: THE_FORCE
Favorite Home Theater Gallery Thread: crazyBlue
Favorite Processor/Receiver in a Home Theater Gallery: Brain Sturgeon
Best Lighting in a Home Theater Gallery: vega2K
Favorite Speakers in a Home Theater Gallery: zepherman
Favorite Turntable in a Home Theater Gallery: naturephoto1
Favorite Subwoofer in a Home Theater Gallery: btf1980
Favoritte BDP in a Home Theater Gallery: DLS_222
Favorite Aesthetically Pleasing Home Theater Gallery: Vader645
Best Potential For Top 2010 Gallery: SeanMF (if he ever gets around to being "done")

Favorite Upgrades: forsberg21 / Phansson
Most Organized/Clean: My own. No wait...hmm. Toughie.
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Old 01-03-2010, 05:28 AM   #3
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Huzzah for Best Lighting of '09!

Is it weird that I can recall all of those theaters without even looking at them? I remember all of theirs - from Jose's Gallo's, FORCE's Kef's, Rich N's Teres, etc...


Add your faves as well!
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Old 01-03-2010, 05:32 AM   #4
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I added one more for favorite upgrades JJ!
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Can a new guy make a suggestion also??

How about "best cable management" gallery? I haven't seen all setups here, but I think ldgibson76 is a very strong candidate.
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Can a new guy make a suggestion also??

How about "best cable management" gallery? I haven't seen all setups here, but I think ldgibson76 is a very strong candidate.
For sure, and added!
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Old 01-03-2010, 06:18 AM   #7
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Favorite Home Theater Gallery: The Waboman/Zepherman
Favorite Home Theater Gallery Thread: The Waboman
Favorite Amp in a Home Theater Gallery: Waboman you got to love those mcontosh's
Favorite Processor/Receiver in a Home Theater Gallery: Waboman/Zepherman AVP Rules!
Best Lighting in a Home Theater Gallery: n/a
Favorite Speakers in a Home Theater Gallery: mine
Favorite Turntable in a Home Theater Gallery: Mike Dukes
Favorite Subwoofer in a Home Theater Gallery: Waboman-fathoms !!
Favorite BDP in a Home Theater Gallery: Zepherman
Favorite Cable Management in a Gallery: ldgibson76 -the man takes the trophy
Favorite Asthetically Pleasing Home Theater Gallery: THE_FORCE
Favorite Home Theater Gallery That Isn't Yet Made a Gallery:mine just kidding
Favorite Upgrades of 2009: Franin
Best Potential For Top 2010 Gallery: Waboman/Zepherman
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Great idea for a thread Jason and I pretty much agree with your choices as well. I'm off to work in a bit, but I'll try to provide you with my choices later today.

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Please ~ Let me get some coffee in me before I do mine

& thank you Jason for including me in your list !
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Favorite Home Theater Gallery: THE_FORCE/Brain Sturgeon
Favorite Home Theater Gallery Thread: crazyBlue/SeanMF
Favorite Home Theater Gallery DIY Project: sentinel41/vega2K
Favorite Amp in a Home Theater Gallery: Waboman/js666
Favorite Processor/Receiver in a Home Theater Gallery: Brain Sturgeon/js666
Best Lighting in a Home Theater Gallery: JJxiv1215/vega2K
Favorite Speakers in a Home Theater Gallery: Zepherman/Brain Sturgeon
Favorite Turntable in a Home Theater Gallery: naturephoto1/btf1980
Favorite Headphones in a Home Theater Gallery: btf1980
Favorite Subwoofer in a Home Theater Gallery: Brain Sturgeon/anyone pushing dual Fathoms
Favorite BDP in a Home Theater Gallery: anyone with an Oppo BDP-83
Favorite Cable Management in a Gallery: ldgibson76/crazyBlue
Favorite Asthetically Pleasing Home Theater Gallery: THE_FORCE
Favorite Home Theater Gallery That Isn't Yet Made a Gallery: rded/HAMP
Favorite Upgrades of 2009: louhamilton/HAMP
Best Potential For Top 2010 Gallery: Waboman
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How about 'most upgrades/changes for 2009'. I know 2 people in strong contention for that.

I'll fill this out later. I was up till 4:30am (getting my pre-birthday swerve on ). Then had to drive to Des Moines and back to my place at 8 this morning.
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How about 'most upgrades/changes for 2009'. I know 2 people in strong contention for that.

I'll fill this out later. I was up till 4:30am (getting my pre-birthday swerve on ). Then had to drive to Des Moines and back to my place at 8 this morning.
Yeah definitely NOT YOU!

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Very good thread! This should be done at the end of 2010 or early 2011 like the Oscars of Bluray.com
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Yeah definitely NOT YOU!

Jason,

Very good thread! This should be done at the end of 2010 or early 2011 like the Oscars of Bluray.com
Fool...what did I tell you about disrespecting. How many hours you have broken in on my sapphires? I'll be picking those up very soon.
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How about 'most upgrades/changes for 2009'. I know 2 people in strong contention for that.
Believe it or not, I could almost be in that classification for 2009/2010 with the addition of Teres Audio Certus 450 Turntable, Teres Audio Illius Tonearm, a 5th upgraded Aragon Palladium 1K monoblock amp, upgraded ARC LS10 line stage preamp, 2nd upgraded Exact Power EP15A, 7 TimePortal speakers, all new cabling (for ICs, Coax, speaker cables, and at least 7 new power cords, long HDMI), a lot of tweaks, the 2 Isolation Transformers, the 2nd Epik Conquest, the 2 subtraps, the new Adona 5' 5 tier rack, the new Media rack, the home theater seating, the totally built and wired from the ground up listening room/home theater, etc.

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Believe it or not, I could almost be in that classification for 2009/2010 with the addition of a 5th upgraded Aragon Palladium 1K monoblock amp, upgraded ARC LS10 line stage preamp, 2nd upgraded Exact Power EP15A, 7 TimePortal speakers, all new cabling (for ICs, Coax, speaker cables, and at least 7 new power cords, long HDMI), a lot of tweaks, the 2 Isolation Transformers, the 2nd Epik Conquest, the 2 subtraps, the new Adona 5' 5 tier rack, the new Media rack, the home theater seating, the totally built and wired from the ground up listening room/home theater, etc.

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You and Brent were the ones I was thinking of. I suppose I could be taken into consideration if people want to go there I won't object any. Nap time. Then movie time.
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You and Brent were the ones I was thinking of. I suppose I could be taken into consideration if people want to go there I won't object any. Nap time. Then movie time.
Rich has that part of it sean . I don't think I have added that much compared to Rich !
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Fool...what did I tell you about disrespecting. How many hours you have broken in on my sapphires? I'll be picking those up very soon.
Yeah...yeah...yeah...say what you want The Blues have approximately 140 hours on them. The dual 8 inch woofers are starting to losen up. I am watching 9 right not to give them a work out.
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Brain Sturgeon wins all categories (IMO).
There are many good Home Theaters, his is GREAT!!!
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You and Brent were the ones I was thinking of. I suppose I could be taken into consideration if people want to go there I won't object any. Nap time. Then movie time.
You never think of me...I feel so alone
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How about most improved HT? Think of where someone's HT was at the beginning of the year and where it is now.........GeologyNut and Todd come to mind.....

Or how about a "rookie of the year" of "best newcomer" award?
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