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  1. Hello from Boston

    New Member Introductions
    Hail from just south of the city, fortunate to have a nice (if somewhat small) well equipped listening room, lab space and machine shop. I design all of my own gear including amps, crossovers, line and phono stages and some other things. I recently designed and built a pair of two channel 300B...
  2. Boston PV600 subwoofer blowing MOSFET driver

    DIY Repair and Maintenance
    Hi there- A newby to the site. :) I have the Boston PV600 subwoofer and it keeps blowing the MOSFET (sometimes the fuse as well if both MOSFET shorts out). Replaced the MOSFET (complementary pair IRF640 and IRF9540) and will work for mayby 8 hrs or so and blows again. Have checked the gate...
  3. New from Boston

    New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone. New to the forum. I've always been into quality audio and video, but got away from it while in college and then starting up a career, home, and family. In high school I did the car stereo scene with three 12" Alphasoniks in my first car, then a higher quality sounding system with a...
  4. boston acoustics vrx

    System Setup and Connection
    They can be set up as direct-radiating or diffuse-field surrounds i am a newbie can anyone tell me anything about these methods of setting up these speakers what are the advantages and disadvantages
  5. Greetings from frozen Boston

    New Member Introductions
    Hey everybody, Finally decided to make an account here. I've been catching the home theater bug after years obsessing over car audio. I finally finished my car projects so I had to find something else to keep me busy. My first home theater project was a set of BFM TLAHs, and I absolutely love...
  6. Boston Acoustic VS series mounting posts?

    Home Audio Speakers
    Hi all, I am trying to find mounting posts for a Boston Acoustic VS 325C. I have the wall mount bracket I just don't have the posts (that hold it to the speaker) and I can't seem to get anything to thread into the mounting ports. I remember not having them, in the box, when I first got the...
  7. Hi from Boston

    New Member Introductions
    I'm a film/tv sound editor and mixer, and have written a bunch of stuff on the subject. I found this site by following a link from www.roomeqwizard.com. It looks fascinating, and will check it out. FWIW: You can read some of my tutorials (and funny stuff), and check my studio and projects, at...
  8. EMP TEK E55TI, HTD Level Three, and Boston Acoustics A360 comparisons and help with decision?

    Home Audio Speakers
    *I made a new thread name because I forgot these speakers aren't entirely common* I'm certainly no audiophile, but I do love good sounding music. This is for a 2 ch comparison on these speakers. I'm wanting to get another pair for a different room and want to try something else. I currently...
  9. Bose Acoustimass 6 III vs Boston Acoustics SoundWare XS 5.1 SE MKII

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hello guys I'm very much a noob when it comes to home theatre systems. I've narrowed my 5.1 speaker system search to the above 2. Considering that the Bose Acoustimass 6 III would cost about 2 times the price of Boston Acoustics SoundWare XS 5.1 SE MKII, I like to hear what you guys think when...
  10. Just Purshased boston acoustics rs260

    Home Audio Speakers
    Has anybody heard these speakers, or maybe have owned them at one point ? Not too many reviews out there, but seem to be a pretty good deal for what I paid(320).
  11. New guy - Boston area...

    New Member Introductions
    Hi all, Mike here, from Bellingham, near Boston, MA. I'm an Audio/Visual Producer with Bose Corporation who's had a lifelong interest in music and audio which has led to a career in video and graphics, ironically. I've been working within the Noise Reduction Technology Group for about a decade...
  12. Boston PV500.

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    Hi does anyone know if this sub is any good or not.. i can get one for $40. Would it be an upgrade to my Psw250? Or maybe even a better resale value so i can sell it for more? I would appreciate any input. Thank you, Jason
  13. Hello from Metrowest, Boston

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, I actually have been a member for some time, but hadn't been very that active on the site. Now that I have more time, I would like to introduce myself a bit. My setup includes: Sony DB930 Receiver Carver Sunfire Grand Theater Signature Series amplifier 5x400 Oppo BD-83SE Bluray player Carver...
  14. Turntable service - Boston area

    General Service and Technical Information
    Can anyone recommend a service center in the Boston area to repair a Sony linear tracking turntable? The tonearm doesn't track correctly! Thanks, Gary
  15. Boston VSi Series In-wall, In-ceiling BlowOut

    Great Deals and Specials
    Some serious good prices at AC4L - worth taking a look at. http://www.accessories4less.com/index.php?page=search&search_query=bosvsi&x=0&y=0
  16. Boston Bombing at Marathon Prayers to all affected

    Care Chapel
    With the breaking news of the bomb(s) going off at the Boston Marathon My thoughts and prayers go out to all affected by this. With the death tole at two and more to possibly be added this is a sad day for what was supposed to be celebration.
  17. Any 80's-90's Boston acoustics fans out there?

    Home Audio Speakers
    I have a pair of Boston T830's and a pair of HD10's and a 424V center...I use the 830's for my mains and the 424V as a center. I am looking for a set of A60 II's for surrounds and am considering building a new center with the CFT3 tweeter found in all the other speakers i have(except the 424V)...
  18. Where to test speakers near Boston

    Home Audio Speakers
    Hi, I'm researching speakers for my home theater setup, and I'm wondering if anyone knows of a good place in the Boston area to test some things out. Most consumer electronics stores don't have great listening environments, if they even have speakers I'd like to try out. I've been looking at...
  19. Good source for boston surrounds?

    DIY Repair and Maintenance
    I need to replace the foam surrounds on my boston hd10's 6" midwoofer and 10" passive. Anybody have any bostons they have done this to, and/or a good source for them? Thanks in advance guys!
  20. Introduction from Boston, MA

    New Member Introductions
    Hello Team, This is my first post and I want to say hello to everyone. I am currently building my home theater / complete basement finish and appreciate all the help and suggestions from the members. I will post my progress soon. Thanks, Rokkar
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