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  1. Magnepan - 80+100-400hz being sucked out and looking for advice

    Home Audio Acoustics
    Something about my room is sucking out 100-400hz. I have corner traps in the front corners, and corner over the speakers, and 2" panels behind my Maggie 3.5s to tame the worst of the rear reflections. I also have some material behind the seating position to tame reflections from behind. Room...
  2. How to replace Magnepan 5.1 system?

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Moving in with my beloved, and have to replace Magnepan 5.1 system. (3.3R, CC3, 10) Not enough room, etc etc.... :-( Help me find happiness in small boxes!!!!!! Keep me from leaping off the Ben Franklin bridge? :crying:
  3. SOLD: SOLD: Re: Electron Kinetics Eagle 4 Prime - $750+Shipping

    Classifieds - Audio Equipment
    A sweet sonic beauty of an amp designed by the legendary designer John Iverson. (Google: John G Iverson for an interesting read.) I have owned many different amps, both tubes and solid state, but this unassuming Plain Jane looking amp is the very best and continues to satisfy with rich textures...
  4. Magnepan 3.7's v. Ascend Acoustics Sierra Towers

    Home Audio Speakers
    Hi: I wonder if anyone has heard both the Magnepan 3.7's and Sierra Towers and would offer their thoughts. Although I like many things about the Maggie's, they may not be optimal for home theater, my primary use for them. They excel with Jazz and Classical, as was pointed out by a reviewer in...
  5. $2500 Eval - Magnepan 1.7

    Reviewers Private Forum
    Configuration/Specifications Design: 3-Way quasi-ribbon magnetic planar dipole panel Frequency Response: 40 Hz – 22 kHz (± 3 dB) Recommended Power: 100 - 250 W @ 8 Ohms Sensitivity: 86 dB at 500 Hz (2.83 V/1 m) Impedance: 4 Ohms Woofer Size: not given Tweeter Size: not given Super-Tweeter Size...
  6. Magnepan MMG bad or good for home theater

    Home Audio Speakers
    I was looking for nice looking on-wall speakers and saw some used MMG (I know those are not really on wall, but they can be) speakers from Magnepan. I heard that those speaker are fantastic for music but do not have the dynamic of regular speaker. Is it true?
  7. Christmas Build

    IB - Infinite Baffle Subwoofer Build Projects
    Santa is bringing the bass! Ok, I am in planning and purchasing mode, I've done a lot of reading here and after much learning much about IB subs here - I have the bug. I have made up my mind to do it and shore up the wall to reduce the vibrations. I will be ordering components near the end of...
  8. Best Subs For Magnepan 3.7s

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    Hi everyone, This is my first post to the forums. These forums look like a great place for audio aficionados. I'm looking for a sub (or a pair) that would best compliment my Magnepan 3.7s. I am loving the new speakers but they lack a little something in the bottom end, especially for movies...
  9. Another Magnepan fan

    Home Audio Speakers
    I have 2 MG-10's and an MGCC back from '95. Though I was told they were designed with home theater in mind I have always thought they sounded better when playing music. But I used them for an informal home theater for many years. Now I have a dedicated room (20x17x9) and am ready to outfit...
  10. Michiana Magnepan System

    Home Theater Systems | Equipment
    Loyal planer fan here, Magnepan's 3.6's upfront, MMGC center channel, MG10.1's for surround duty. NAD T751 receiver, with external NAD 218THX amps for front and back, Impact Technology subwoofer, Old Sony SACD player, old Sony XBR flat screen tube TV, Directv HD/DVR, Monsoon 2000 computer...
  11. Magnepan with a Reciever? Basphemy?

    Home Theater Systems | Equipment
    My living room home theater has all Magnepan speakers. Fronts: MG3.3/R's (rebuilt) Center: MGCC3 Rear: MG10's Receiver: Denon AVR-888 PS3 Roku Zenith HDV420 Bedroom: Panasonic Plasma 42" 9UK Yamaha RX-V861 DCM Timeframes HTPC with HDHomerun Blu Ray and HDDVD Drive Bedroom2: Sony Trinitron...
  12. FS: Magnepan 3.6Rs, 1.6QRs, and CC3 speakers

    Classifieds - Speakers and Subwoofers
    I am selling my beloved Magnepan 3.6Rs - $2800 OBO. They are black with Cherry trim and include Mye stands as well as the stock feet. I am the second owner of these speakers and they are in very good physical condition and in perfect working condition. I have the original boxes and magnetic...
  13. Older Mye Magnepan MMG stands

    Classifieds - Wanted
    I am looking for the older Mye Magnepan MMG stands that look like this - Willing to pay up to $150 plus shipping for a set in good condition.
  14. Spacing of center & fronts from front wall & screen

    Home Audio Speakers
    Assuming cross over to sub at 80 Hz for the center & mains - what is the general thinking about: 1. the optimum spacing distance(s) of the speaker rear from the front wall (please comment for (a) sealed back, (b) ported back, (c) bipolar planar designs 2. the spacing between the transducer...
  15. Magnepan MMGs and subwoofer

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    Any ideas which subwoofer will mate the best with these?
  16. My Room - Magnepan, Emotiva, AV123

    Home Theater Systems | Equipment
    Basics are: Magnepan MC1 x 4 and MMG-W x2 Emotiva XPA-5 Amp AV123 Sub Carada 104" 16x9 Screen Epson 1080Ub I am fully loving everything about the room and am so glad to have Maggies in my life again:). I had some MMG's a while ago and have been a believer every since. These MC1's are even...
  17. Magnepan MC1's for sale

    Classifieds - Speakers and Subwoofers
    I have a pair of Magnepan MC1's for sale. They have grey socks and are in great shape. I have the original shipping box hardware and manual. 650.00 OBO. Matt
  18. magnepan pickle...

    Home Audio Speakers
    I made a mistake. Not a life or bank account devastating mistake, but one that makes me annoyed at myself. After you have finished snickering, I was hoping I might get some useful suggestions. I found a pair of Magnepan MG1c on Craigs List. The price was $148.00. So I called the seller up and...
  19. Magnepan mmg floor stander

    Home Audio Speakers
    For many years, Magnepan has been regarded as one of the top makers of electrostatic speakers. Airy, vivid, and articulate, and though I`ve never owned a pair of electrostatics, there has always been something magical about their sound and presentation of the music. However, to my knowledge, you...
  20. WTB Magnepan MG3 or simular

    Classifieds - Audio Equipment
    I am interested in purchasing a pair of Magnepan MG3's or simular for my home theater. any responses will be grealty apprecated.