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  1. Substitute ButtKicker Amp

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    My original Butt Kicker amp went toast. I'm looking for a suitable replacement to power a single BK-LFE transducer. Specs; 4 ohms 9hz 5-200hz 400W min 1500W max Behrenger, Crown and QSC are ones often mentioned. My concern is some of these are pro-line and require an additional pre-amp for...
  2. Under floor Buttkicker LFE or other transducer experience?

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    I'm curious if anybody has any experience with using a bass transducer under a suspended floor they would be able to share? I did a search here and found one post in another thread where somebody spoke about a positive experience, though that was a few years ago, hence my starting a new thread...
  3. Remote control of preamp level (Xantech?)

    System Setup and Connection
    Hi Guys Just installed a Buttkicker LFE kit and additional transducers (http://www.thebuttkicker.com/lfe-kit) Their 1000W amp (http://www.parts-express.com/pedocs/manuals/300-9440-buttkicker-bk-lfekit-lfe-manual-5591.pdf) has a low level and a high level input. The low level is normally fed...
  4. Buttkicker switching and control

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    Hi guys I just ordered a LFE kit and second LFE. I want one LFE permanently on and the second to be on at certain times. Could I use something like this to selectively turn each on/off: http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B0043JBLC0 Further, could I use an AB switch with level controls to adjust the...
  5. ButtKicker LFE

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    a guy at work was telling me about this buttkicker was wondering if anybody has used it and what they thought about them :scratch: I guess if you have good subs you would not need it, but...
  6. 3x Buttkicker Advance transducers

    Classifieds - Speakers and Subwoofers
    Looking to save a little money over buying new, need 3 Buttkicker Advance transducers. Let me know what you think is a fair price.
  7. has anyone EQed a buttkicker before????

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    hi im trying to eq a butt kicker using a DSP1124..any recommendations or how to's on this??
  8. Buttkicker BKA-1000 amp!

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    Hi everyone Im new here so I see alot of people that are powering there subs with amps like , crown , dayton , behringer.. I dont see anyone that is using a buttkicker amp..any reason for this? I have one and have been using it for a few years now , its only 1900W or 2100 W @ 2 ohm but has no...
  9. How many Buttkicker Wire Runs/Posts do I need for my Riser?

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    I'm in the middle of constructing my riser. Here are the stats: Front row: 4 seats Back row: 3 seats My plan is to eventually have all seats have some sort of tacticle shaker. I need to know what my speaker wiring needs to be before I seal up the box. Yes, I know I'll likely need two...
  10. Technical Question on Buttkicker and Aura Pro

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    Guys, Sorry for the urgent question, but I'm getting construction underway tomorrow on my kickers and riser. I have an oddball situation, and need guidance. I have a BKA-1000W amp. 1 Buttkicker Advance 3 Aura Pro shakers Two rows. 4 chairs up front. 3 in the back. What are your...
  11. My Buttkicker Install and Review

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    Evaluation of the ButtKicker LFE Kit by Rob Parkhurst Reading blogs on the internet one evening, while half watching TV, I came across some comments about tactile transducers and how effective they were at immersing one into a movie. Well, that is how I felt about the addition of my subwoofer...
  12. Added Buttkicker Fullsize to my Berkline 12006 aka 45088's

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    Managed to install fullsize buttkicker's into my berkline 12006 tonight. works great! not sure if i have a wiring glitch somewhere, but after sitting on my 12006 with full size buttkicker, then jumping onto a chair with buttkicker mini, i can barely feel the mini's at work Swapped out one of my...
  13. Buttkicker questions.

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    Mods: Put this in the right area if you need to. I just didn't know where to put it. I'm wondering about butt kickers. I have a huge SVS cylinder sub so maybe I don't need them but I'd like to know how to run them anyway. I understand they mount under the seating. I'm just wondering how you...
  14. What to buy the Aura Bass Shaker or the buttkicker

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    I am flat out with work and dont get much time to research after reading some reviews i am leaning towards the buttkicker due to high watts ease of placement qiuck set up 1000 watt amp i am interested in hearing feedback from those who use them and are they realy worth having. My system...
  15. recommended buttkicker movies

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    What are some movies to watch with the buttkicker .I just watched transformers and mission impossible 3 and I got to say it was an experience.please tell me your other movies worth watching with the buttkicker
  16. BFD for Buttkicker

    Electronic Processing/Equalization Devices
    Hey guys!! I would like to ask if my BFD1124 can serve as a crossover for my buttkicker?? Basically i would like to limit the frequency going to the buttkicker to say 45hz, can this be done with using one of the channels? If so would someone be willing to show me how to do this? in lay terms...
  17. Behringer EP2500 or Buttkicker BKA1000-4A

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    I have just purchased an SDX 15 driver, and was planning on building an LLT design sonosub. I am leaning towards a 320L, 24" dia. 14.5 htz tune. The question is, does anybody have an experienced suggestion, as to what power amp I should use for this beast? I am looking for the best and most bang...
  18. Buttkicker advice

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    Hi, this is my first post here, great forum btw. Well, I live in Argentina, South America, and there's no distributor for buttkicker locally, so, I have to get one from USA, no problem until I checked the weight of a complete system, about 45 pounds (20kg) so the shipping costs would be killer...
  19. FS. complete buttkicker setup

    Classifieds - Speakers and Subwoofers
    I am selling a complete buttkicker setup. the kit includes shaker--amp--couch kit--cables ect. I have all original boxes. The kit works perfectly....the reason for selling it is, I bought a whole kit to run the "company couch". Well to make a long story short I don't have anybody else coming...
  20. I want to run my buttkicker to stop @ 18hz

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I have enough sub between 20hz and up and I don't want the feel of the kicker in there with the sub. So I was thinking that because there isn't alot of sub action happening between 5hz and 18hz I would run the kicker in that range. So does anybody know where to get a high cutoff @ around...
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