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  1. Noobster alert!

    New Member Introductions
    Just introducing myself. Hello to evryone.. Thanks for having me. :wave:
  2. Justified Season 5 Discussion **Spoiler Alert**

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Season 5 starts one week from tonight. Can't wait for Raylan to get going again! :T
  3. Help me build a system! (Newbie alert!)

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    ***Realized I don't have a way to capture .jpeg from PDF files...will have to update from work tomorrow!*** Hello everyone! As backround, I am complete greenhorn when it comes to HT systems. I am getting ready to build my first house with the wife and have carved out a space for a new media...
  4. Ack's DIY Subwoofer Build Idea Thread - Newbie Alert!

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    A little about the room... It is a large basement media room with a 125" screen, projector, etc. Main room is 4992 cubic sq ft and there is another room that is 1300 cubic square feet that is open to it. So slightly over 5100 cubic sq ft. The room is actually well insulated (all walls, and...
  5. Neophyte Alert!

    New Member Introductions
    Just sayin' "hey" to the community. I have a home studio that needs some treatment and found HTS, seems to be just what I needed. Rutherford
  6. Noob Alert! - Help With 2KHz Spike

    REW Forum
    This may be the wrong forum as I haven't even run REW yet having only just discovered it. However: I only run a two channel stereo setup but have struggled for some time with a harshness in what I think are upper mids that gets worse with volume increases. This problem has continued through amp...
  7. Rew newb alert, emm6 vs audysey mic

    REW Forum
    Hello all, I"m just learning how to use rew, and already got most of the hardware for it. I picked up the Emm6 with the OSP USB adapter for a 48v phantom power, and I also have the audysey mic for my onkyo rc180. Since I have no rca out to the amp at the moment so i thought i would measure my...
  8. A graph is generated when no sound is emitted (noob alert)

    REW Forum
    Equipment used; - Windows 7 - M-Audio Fast Track Pro - Behringer 8000 mic Here's a strange one.... Posted below, is a screen shot of several sweeps. REW was complaining to me that it's not loud enough, and that I need to turn it up. It took me a while, but I discovered that I can turn the...
  9. major alert, help me out regarding audyssey/bfd

    Electronic Processing/Equalization Devices
    I'm having a major epiphany regarding about Audyssey vs BFD or any parametric system out there. What I researched both from the AVSforum Audyssey official guide and on the Audyssey web site. I realized that BFD or whatever parametric system that you're going to implement will never be quite as...
  10. An Osage HTS Review: THE NEXT THREE DAYS (Blu-ray; Lionsgate) - SPOILER ALERT

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Studio Name: Lionsgate Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1 Director: Paul Haggis Starring Cast: Russell Crowe, Elizabeth Banks PLOT ANALYSIS: Flying under the theatrical radar and becoming a kind of direct-to-video misfire a la films like Wes Craven’s Red Eye or the Al Pacino thriller 88 Minutes, Paul...
  11. Newb Alert

    New Member Introductions
    Hey everyone, first post! Thanks for your patience! I've got some limited raw electronics background. Bought an Onkyo TX-SR603x for pennies on craigslist because I was having an ambitious moment of "I can fix anything", ha! Seller said it works fine for about a day then all sound from speakers...
  12. Just curious how this compares. newb alert!

    REW Forum
    Hi all, I just registered here at the Shack today. I was drawn in by REW, however it is nice to see another HT forum around. I'll be sure to post in the introduction thread when I have some time. For now I'm just curious to know how my first attempt at a room mode measurement compares to what...
  13. Good deal alert - Firefly

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    For anyone (like me) who has been waiting for Firefly-The Complete Series to go on sale, check out your local Best Buy $19.99 the best price I could find online was $24.95. This is the first time I have ever seen this series on sale, seems like the previous best price has been $38.99. Now if...