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  1. Audio Processing
    ...like me...this site helps me a lot to understand a bit more: http://www.acoustics.salford.ac.uk/feschools/waves/super.php Animation worth 10 000 words !
  2. Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    this might be a dumb question and since I am new, I think I am allowed to ask a couple, :D is there a post on "how to pick speakers/receivers/amps for dummies"? looking for some good read and learn
  3. Home Theater System Recommendations
    I'm trying to decide what sort of remote extender kit I need. I have, in the same room, on the same rack, a: - Panasonic TC-P65VT60 TV - Denon AVR-X4000 receiver - Sony BDP-5100 Blu-Ray player - Motorola DCX-3510M cable box - Toshiba A3 HD-DVD player - Roku 3 - Harmony Smart Control The...
  4. REW Forum
    Hello... Yes I realize I am an idiot and my lack of understanding will perplex you audio engineer types but I still need some help! I have been looking at integrating a miniDSP / REW system to hopefully balance out my home theatre and maybe I need the idiots guide to miniDSP integration because...
  5. Audio Processing
    Greetings, I am shopping for a home theater AVR, and speakers. I was aiming for an Integra 30.3 but am now interested in the Onyko 809.The are roughly the same price. I understand that the 809 has a better implementation of Audyssey then the Integra does. True? So with that said, what is...
  6. Home Audio Acoustics
    At a "high end" stereo store the other day and their listening room has triangles in the front corners. I was told these make the bass smoother. Honestly sounds like snake oil to me. Well maybe if you have 150k worth of equipment and a recording studio, but for the average Joe and his HT...
  7. REW Forum
    I have calibrated my sound card and now have to visit Radio Shack for the appropriate cables (I have a SPL already) Do I have to have a BFD or similar product to take advantage of the REW?:help: I'm getting a HSU ULS 15 DD:hsd: in on Monday:spend: so I'm trying to be as proactive as possible...
  8. Testing
    This is it... the famous post padding thread so that you can get your first five post out of the way quickly. The old post padding thread got wiped out accidentally... we apologize to those who may be inconvenienced.
  9. Video Calibration
    Guide: GREYSCALE & COLOUR CALIBRATION FOR DUMMIES Hi everyone! I'd like to announce a new extensive guide I've put together: Link: GREYSCALE & COLOUR CALIBRATION FOR DUMMIES » Over 250 hours of research and writing have gone into this guide. This guide came about as the do-it-yourself...
  10. REW Forum
    Hey Wasn't quite sure where to make this thread.. if this isn't the right place I hope a mod will just move it. I just got a Behringer DCX 2496 - and I want to connect two subwoofers to it. I have OUTPUT 1 (Left subwoofer) & OUTPUT 2 (Right subwoofer). They are connected to the EP2500 which...
  11. Electronic Processing/Equalization Devices
    Is there a step by step guide for setting up a preset on a DSP 1124P? I am using REW and it would be nice if someone took a sample set of filter recomendations and showed how to put them into the 1124P. What I am looking for is something like; If the Filter 1) Turn the unit on. 2) Turn the...
  12. REW Forum
    Is there a point for me to even bother yet with my level of understanding? I got a cheap checkmate cm-130 SPL, it really helped with balancing especial the sub & back speakers. I am learning more& more about treatments & traps. It's the math & practical meaning of terms that is throwing me...
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