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I’ve got one, and just route it through a tape loop. I’ve been interested in trying one of these myself. The hardware box is more versatile as it allows things like reverse and 3D mono which is quite tasty with older recordings.

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Yes, my password is: Log in or Sign up. Hughes aircraft width Machine The dreams of yesterday To huvhes the impossible possible. I have few options for good speaker placement so a fellow AKer suggested I look into the AK unit for better imaging. I have one coming to play with.

Your name or email address: Hopefully it’s a nice toy. No, create an account now. The real test of any post processing is if you can’t listen without it. Toasted Almond hubhes, Feb 26, I use mine almost all of the time. SRS is based on certain principles of human hearing that have been explored by Hughes researchers and others over the years. That was a form of ambiance enhancement.

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Also has a “3-D mono” setting to create artificial “stereo” from any mono source, even the AM radio. The Hughes system addresses the fact that the transfer function of human hearing is not constant. Awesome accessory for any 2-channel stereo. Each control has a center detente, which I found was a good place to begin when setting up the AK for any kind of musical program. Give yourself some time to get used to it.

I’ll post some pics later but for now I was hoping that those who are familiar with it could answer a few questions. I have Hughes Huhges and it works as advertised. Found one of these on Craigslist and found a few threads here that piqued my interest and was lucky enough to grab it.

The AK may reproduce low frequency rumbling. Not bad, but over engineered in a lot of ways.

For FM and old cassettes, it can help. SRS takes into account the varying transfer function of human ears and hearing in a continuous and dynamic manner.

Too much space and center can actually collapse the stage. Indeed it is a toy. You may also like. Can be placed between the pre-amp output and the main-amp input if you receiver allows such connectionsso that’s how i placed it on my Marantz SR receiver. Many people relegate these devices into the audio “toys” department.

Which unit do you have? It can get a bit crazy if you crank up the effects too much – as with any spacial enhancement, moderation is the key.

Mostly, have fun with it! WolverineMar 30, Can still be looped thru your hughew tape-monitor circuit for same affect output from the speakers. Bluetooth Audio Amplifier, 2-Ch. And it DOES have that trippy display WolverineMar 31, Kanata OttawaON, Canada.

WolverineApr 1, This item doesn’t belong on this page. But hey, I like audio toys.

Hughes SRS AK100 Sound Retrieval System Imaging Processor

The speakers at ak100. ManitoulinFeb 25, Home Audio Surround Sound Processors. Pop the top on that rascal and you can certainly see that it was designed and built by aerospace nerds If you are looking for that massive stereo sound, and are finding that your plug ins just are doing the trick, hit us up.

Lot of the algorithms used are emulated in the software version you see in media players and plugins.