Thanks. Response here has definitely been better than elsewhere.
"why bother measuring if difference, if you cant hear it"
"if something reduced the noise, why spend a higher amount to reduce it more"
And my favorite
"this testing is going to be hard to quantify if your not going to listen for improvements"
You know. Because subjective testing is great at quantifying things, and objective testing can't quantify things.
Oh well, if I wasn't pissing someone off, I wouldn't be doing a good enough job at this.
Now just wait until you start posting comparison data.