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Review: Tekton Design Ulfberhts

If you missed the prologue to this review I recommend reading it before transitioning into this page. The Prologue may be read here: Prologue: Tekton Design Ulfberht. When I wrote up the prologue several months ago I meant to be semi-humorous and play on some of the commonly heard objections stated…
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Tekton Design Ulfberht from Softdome to Beryllium Replacement

Removing stock Scanspeak tweeter from an Ulfberht. Was initially shocked by how large these tweeters are.
After having observed owners of Tekton Design's Ulfberht order the BE [beryllium] option for the high frequency tweeter alone in Tekton's MTM array I decided myself to make the upgrade t…
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Review: Tekton Design 4-10 Subwoofer

Picture of Tekton Design's 4-10 Subwoofer using spike feet The 4-10 pounds the house complementing the already present 4 12inch subwoofers in the Ulfs.  News flash, low bass notes in the Tekton system are thunderous rattling everything in the house that isn't bolted down to the ground. The …
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Tekton Design Ulfberht Speaker Sensitivity Rating

After hearing or rather being told that Tekton Design inflates its sensitivity rating I decided to test for myself. The article published and written by Stereophile is usually quoted no matter which Tekton speakers are the topic of discussion. 
One of the first things to understand is that Tekton li…
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Minidsp DDRC-88A with Bass Management - Dirac Live 3

MiniDSP DDRC-88A BM with Dirac Live 3 The MiniDSP DDRC-88A is a mini digital sound processor which integrates Dirac Live 3 room correction. I ordered the MiniDSP with Phoenix XLR Male and Female input and outputs:"Introducing the miniDSP Dirac Series, powered by Dirac Live®, the world's pre…
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Upgrade Onkyo PR-RZ5100 Pre-Pro with High Resolution Streaming and Dirac Live 3

The Onkyo PR-RZ5100 has performed seamlessly in my system for near 3 years. However, as technology has developed the Onkyo unit has fallen behind with each passing year. Three years ago I paid around 2200.00 dollars for the Onkyo Pre-Pro. Unable now to stream from High Resolution streaming companie…
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Review Prologue: Tekton Design Ulfberht Speakers

Prologue: Around 800 to 1000 A.D. in the medieval period archaeological records indicate the Viking sword named Ulfberht were so advanced that they would not again be rivaled until the industrial age. Now fast forward in time to the present. Let me tell you that the once almost mystical sword known…