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  1. Seeking Feedback from an Expert on current Home Theater Setup

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    :sn: Hello all. Thought this forum would be good place to seek opinions from DIY experts... Below is list of my Home Theater components. Am wondering which component I should upgrade next??? The obvious answer may be to upgrade to a 4K display, but does anyone here have a different opinion...
  2. Help...Need Feedback on how to enhance my audio

    AV Home Theater
    Below is a list of my equipment, please give me thoughts on what I should add or replace? Also, would anytime of Amp assist in great sound? Receiver: Marantz SR6012 2 Episode ES-500-Point-6 Ceiling Speakers (Dolby Atmos) 2 Revel Ceiling Speakers (Dolby Atmos) 3 Episode ES-700-IWLCR-5...
  3. My REW Journey -- Feedback requested

    REW Forum
    I’ve got my dedicated Home Theater completed. Got REW installed and working. Now I need to put it all together and see what I can get out of it. First some logistics. The room is 16 by 26. Two rows of seats. The rear seats are on a riser made to be a bass trap. It is open at the bottom of the...
  4. Have You Heard "Feedback" During FR Measurements

    REW Forum
    I was making some FR measurements with a loopback timing reference and heard something strange: a second test tone started as the full 15Hz to 25kHzsweep reached about 1-2kHz. This second sweep began at around 500Hz but was time-delayed relative to the first sweep. Both sweeps played from...
  5. Feedback invited on 2 room-response curves

    REW Forum
    I'm interested in feedback as to how you think the in-room sound would be, with a miniDSP unit which has 2 different sets of PEQ settings. The mic inputting to REW was located where the listener's head would be. Attachment #1 is with the miniDSP PEQ settings left by the guy who initially set...
  6. tboooe's REW project (feedback please)

    REW Forum
    Hi guys just wanted to post the results of my REW project. Before I started to design the filters I spent several days adjusting the position of my speakers to try and get the best possible response. I ended up moving my speakers a bit closer together and further forward than where they were...
  7. Assessing motional feedback with REW

    REW Forum
    Since 1969, on and mostly off, I've been exploring motional feedback for woofers (the final frontier). I'm now "sharpening" my tools to compare different means of applying feedback. So, I am trying to find the best two or three indices of performance, not necessarily quantitatively, but at least...
  8. Feedback needed, 6x JBL CS-1214

    Sealed Subwoofer Build Projects
    Hello there! I am brand new in this forum and I need some feedback on my DIY plans to upgrade my system. First some background. Location: Build is for Cyprus, Europe. Current location UK Space: >2,000 sq feet open plan space Speakers: Wharfedale Diamonds 10.CM, 10.5, 10.1, 10.DFS, Subwoofer...
  9. First time results. Looking for feedback

    REW Forum
    I followed through the detailed tutorial by AustinJerry that I found on avsforum to get my REW system up and running. I also watched through several hours of videos on youtube about REW, acoustics to try to understand what the graphs mean. Components: Umik-1 Windows-7 Laptop Yamaha RX-A1000...
  10. New Site Look and Software Upgrade Feedback Thread

    Community Help
    Hello Everyone, We're proud to announce that the new site look and feel has been completed for HomeTheaterShack.com! Our designers and software engineers have been hard at work on this for several months. It's designed to modernize the site, make it easier to use, and to make it more attractive...
  11. Feedback needed

    Sealed Subwoofer Build Projects
    I am looking at a box of 2.5 cu ft sealed with a parametric eq added for the UM18-22. fc=35hz, q=1, gain=4db It will be run off of one channel of a 6000dsp. I am getting an f3 of 30hz with excursion maxed out at 22mm. Could someone look it over? Thanks
  12. Setting up Steinberg UR44 to use with REW

    SPL Meters | Mic's | Calibration | Sound Cards
    I cannot seem to get this interface to work properly with the software. Does anyone have problems with feedback? I am a little confused on the physical connections wthr4
  13. Noise Floor, RT60 and ETC - feedback wanted

    REW Forum
    Hi All, Trying to figure out how my room measures. So I did the following Noise Floor - Position 1-3 Front Left only - Position 1-3 Front Right only - Position 1-3 Position 1 is MLP and 600mm right and left is P2 and P3 - based on facing the screen. Using REW 5.13 and a UMIK calibrated MIC...
  14. Fancy some DIY speakers? Go open baffles

    DIY Speakers
    Hi Folks, I am new to the DIY scene and have just built some speakers for the very first time. I have gone for open baffle due to the following reasons; 1. Little or no woodworking skills. 2. Minimal tools required. 3. I have a small garage with no work bench. 4. My wife likes speakers to be...
  15. Updated Smartphone Feedback Thread

    Community Help
    We're pleased to announce that we have launched a new smartphone view on the site. This version has been designed to have a cleaner look, to fit really nicely into mobile (iPhone, Android) browsers, and unlike most normal web based skins will also include features that are normally reserved for...
  16. I Think I have Figured Out My Low End Low SPL Problem - Would Like Feedback as To my Theory

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    Hi I posted another thread entitled " My Room is Eating Low End - From 45hz -150hz - Any ideas to help" I believe I have figured out the problem after much reading and would like to hear opinions on the matter. As I posted, my room (13.75' x 11.25' x 8') demonstrates a significant overall...
  17. First Go, Looking for Feedback

    REW Forum
    I have a better SPL arriving tomorrow, but this is my first picture of my in-room response. https://dyp.im/zs7FGdZ01N Step response is not what I was anticipating. Can this be measured separately from a single speaker on tweeter axis? https://dumpyourphoto.com/photo/nKFVv6T2NG So I am...
  18. Steinberg UR44 - Nasty Feedback

    REW Forum
    Steinberg UR44 - Nasty Feedback from my Speakers?? Hey Guys Anyone using a Steinberg UR44 with REW? I'm getting some super nasty feedback. I have a cross-spectrum emm-6 mic connected to input 2 on the front of the unit. Feedback amount varies based on the volume and the input level of the...
  19. SI HT18 REW measurment, autoeq and minidsp need feedback from experts

    REW Forum
    Hello everyone I just finished my sub-woofer system project for my HT (you can see the enclosure design and construction here: http://http://www.hometheatershack.com/forums/ported-subwoofer-build-projects/70000-stereo-integrity-ht-18-alfa-74-project.html Basically I have a vented enclosure...
  20. Room EQ Wizard Help - Feedback

    REW Forum
    Hey guys, Another rookie here looking for help with Room EQ Wizard. I've been following GIK Acoustics tutorial on Room EQ Wizard but every time I try to calibrate the sound card and the mic I get this piercing feedback when the levels approach the suggested levels. Audio Interface: Yamaha...