Field Notes is where we share insights, information and opinions on subwoofers, hi-fi systems and the joy of sound. So, put on your favorite album, mix yourself a drink and kick back, you might be here awhile.
Perhaps the most common advice calls we receive from our high-end dealers have to do with requests for guidance among our highest end models. These calls usually follow a certain pattern, “I have a really good customer that I’ve been working with for years and he wants to get a pair of RELs and he’s […]
The great race car designer, Colin Chapman of Lotus was once quoted as saying “To go faster, first add lightness.” Words to live by. Before we jump into the materials used in REL’s cones, let’s take a step back and ask ourselves why ANY cone material is important and what the point of using high […]
Tips to improve the sound for your Super Bowl party
Whether you love football or not, we can all agree that the Superbowl PARTY is America’s secular cathedral to sports. It’s one of the few sporting events that gets turned into a neighborhood event or gathering of family and friends. For it to be truly epic requires great food, great people, appropriate libations and a […]
Here’s a New Year’s resolution for the audiophile in your life; dial-in—really, truly nail your set-up—in the New Year. Even the best reviewers on the planet frequently have systems that are off in some way that is significant. If the best in the biz aren’t close, how much performance are you paying for and leaving […]
To Follow up on our How to Tune a REL powered subwoofer Series. We wanted to do the same thing for How to Connect. The visuals should make it easier to understand the process of connecting a REL to your system. We’ve broken the How to Connect Series into Three groups Considerations Before Connecting, Connecting […]
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Nothing to steal our focus. No kidding ourselves that we can be
good at everything. No trying to conquer the whole world.
We just do our best to conquer our bit of it.