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  1. Need Help: Bad Sound from Quality Cans/Are My Ears Broken

    Headphones | Head Gear
    Howdy all. Been trying to figure out a problem over on some forums, having no luck. Figure it's time to bring things home. Any and all suggestions appreciated. Herre's the quick and dirty: Bought the Audio Technica DSR9BT, and SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless. Both sound really bad to my...
  2. [BUG] 5.18 seems completely broken

    REW Forum
    I updated to 5.18 today and now nothing works. If I go into the preferences, select output device as usual and hit check levels then the level meters do nothing except sit at the noise floor. I then hit complete, the meters continue running and all buttons are now greyed out. Application is...
  3. Broken amp in subwoofer NXG BAS 500

    General Service and Technical Information
    Hello everyone! New member here and I'm looking for some advice. It would seem that after less than a year my NXG sub has bit the dust. Long story short, the manufacturer wont help me, and amazon cant help me. I know the problem is with the plate amp that came with it, it was notorious for...
  4. My Denon AVR-X1100W is broken!

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    My AVR-X1100W that I bought refurbed from A4L on January 23, 2015 started power cycling very rapidly on me last night after watching about 15 minutes of video... I hit the power button and unplugged it from the wall. Once I plugged it back in it kept power cycling right away without me even...
  5. broken SPL meter or unrealistic expectation? max spl of 90-95ish

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    Finally looked at my SPL meter with the sub playing some sine waves from 16hz to around 100 or so. there was one tone that did have a boost up to around 95 but for the most part the max I saw was around 90 and that was with the volume cranked to +8. My HSU sub was set to maximum headroom 1...
  6. Oops broken power supply

    DIY Repair and Maintenance
    I know one of these items is broken, but they all look good, I am thinking a hammer is in order now. There used to be a time I think when broken stuff was really apparent, so I need to break it worse then I will feel ok with the new power supply and its costs.
  7. Is my class D powered sub broken?

    Mobile Audio
    I've never experienced this, but this is my first Class-D, so I don't know what's going on. It's a Rockford Fosgate R300-12 300w Class-D 12-Volt Powered Subwoofer + PYRAMID PSV-300 30a Power Supply. When I feed the R300 clean signal, it's all jarbled and almost sounds like a subsonic...
  8. Broken Tannoy TS-12 goes to DIY sub

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Heil to all audio GURU !!! I write my problem here hoping that someone generate some wise idea. ANY idea will help :) SO situation: I have Tannoy TS12 as active sub for my home hifi system, and my wifes ants dog somehow get to the power cable and starts to broken it down. I didn`t notice that...
  9. Windows Update to ver. 8.1 Broken REW

    REW Forum
    I just updated to Windows 8.1 and now REW will not Startup or Uninstall Anybody else experience this problem, REW was just working fine yesterday. :hissyfit:
  10. have you ever broken anything with audio? like glass?

    AV Home Theater
    Wife, kid and I were watching MI:2, kid's running the remote so the volume is up. In the movie when the girl injects herself with the virus; just after that there are a couple big explosions. Right in the middle of an explosion we hear this dead sounding crack (like hitting a tire with a...
  11. Hello form Broken Arrow, OK

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, While I am new to this forum I am not new to audio and home theater. My first audio equipment was from my father who was an engineer/troubleshooter for Electro-Voice back in the 60's and 70's and consisted of Electro-Voice and Gerrard. The first system I bought was in 1981 and...
  12. Projector broken? help

    Home Theater Projectors
    My projector was hit by a beachball type ball being tossed in the air (or so I was told) and my projector is now showing a yellow screen w/ a fuzzy bar about the quarter of the way up, and it flashes to a white screen w/ the same bar. The two screens just alternate back and forth. Is there...
  13. My subwoofer will not turn on, fuse?

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    I have a Boston Acoustics VS Series VPS210PF Subwoofer and today when I got home I turned it on and nothing happened, I'm just wondering what it could be and how I could fix it.
  14. Radio Shack SPL meter broken?

    REW Forum
    Hi, I have a analog old Radio Shack SPL meter that has started acting weird. The needle gets stuck at +3db as soon as connect the spl to the soundcard,even without 9V baterry, just the meter ON. The needle moves and acts properly if I don't connect it to the soundcard. All these happened after...
  15. sub sounds terrible

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    I have a vector research 150w 12" sub that when trying to play at higher levels it sounds like it is doing all harmonics. I havent changed anything on the box when is sounded like that. its like it doesnt have enough power to push the speaker and when at full volume it cant even show any...
  16. Broken sub - worth fixing?

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    My first subwoofer - a $300 Kenwood SW-300 (10" single voice coil sub with ported enclosure and 100W amp) that I got in college 15 years ago - gave up the ghost last year. The speaker died during a Harry Potter marathon my son was showing for his friends. I'll never use this sub again myself...
  17. Is my BFD Broken?

    Electronic Processing/Equalization Devices
    Tried everything i can think of and still cannot my Level LED's working or ANY sound from subwoofer when connected through BFD. Any ideas anyone? :dontknow: TIA
  18. Broken Luxman L-200, 210, 400 or 430 for parts

    Classifieds - Audio Equipment
    Title says it all. The power switch on my L-430 is stuck closed. The only work around for the time being is an inline switch.
  19. Broken HDMI Out - Pioneer Elite VSX-82TXS AVR

    I have a broken 'HDMI Out' on the Pioneer Elite VSX-82TXS AVR; Any ideas as to how to fix this without replacing the HDMI Board?
  20. Problem. Substituted STK392-110 with STK394-160 in TOSHIBA 50H82 TAC 0263 now convergence not adjustable.

    DIY Repair and Maintenance
    (Update 2-5-2011 My TV is fixed and working great as of 1-14-2011 Read this thread to learn how I fixed it.) Read more: Problem. Substituted STK392-110 with STK394-160 in TOSHIBA 50H82 TAC 0263 now convergence not adjustable. - Home Theater Forum and Systems - HomeTheaterShack.com I put my...