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  1. Measure android car head units with REW!?

    REW Forum
    I plan to buy an android head unit. It's said, that these units usually have cheap components (DSP, amp) and are often cheaply build. My equipment: Behringer ECM8000, Edirol UA 101 (USB-Audio), Laptop I have three units to test. It seems to me from listening that they do not sound the same...
  2. My ceiling first reflection point is behind my head

    Home Audio Acoustics
    Went w/ the mirror found all my first reflection points for my L/R Mains. Since my ceiling is a cathedral my reflection point sits behind my head. I use the computer chair for my music listening and it sits where it shows. I'll start hanging my panels this week.
  3. High end component speakers with stock head unit?

    Mobile Audio
    I’ve been sitting on some really nice (I think?) car stereo gear for 10-12 years now, and I’ve finally given up on the idea that I’ll ever get the motivation to do another installation myself, as I did in times past. So I’m looking towards having a system put in my 2003 Town Car, probably next...
  4. what a head scratcher

    REW Forum
    wow. Thats all I have to say at this point. I did my first measurement not long ago. i will be needing help for sure. If I think it sounds ok now..... I must be missing out a lot. im tring to get all this figured out before the sub arives. Ho boy all the fun im getting into. I almost wish I was...
  5. Yet another newbie rears his head

    New Member Introductions
    Hi! I got here via the Gearslutz forum. They often mention using the REW software to setup room acoustics in studios. Many thanks for providing the software! My "studio" is more a hobby than anything else. It's currently in a completely acoustically untreated bedroom. I'll probably use Digital...
  6. Help me choose projector before head explodes

    Home Theater Projectors
    Alright guys I am new to the HT game, currently building small HT in basement 8'x18' 8' ceiling. I have been reading the forum for hours now and yes I am learning a ton but to be honest my head is about to explode trying to figure all this stuff out, so I'm asking for a little help. Mainly right...
  7. Creep radio head cover

    CD-BD-DVD Music | Vinyl Records
    This was different ... if you like Radiohead.
  8. Bullet to the Head - Blu-ray Review

    Official DVD and Blu-ray Reviews
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=12103 Title: Bullet to the Head Movie: :3.5stars: Video: :4stars: Audio: :4.5stars: Extras: :halfstar: HTS Overall Score:75 http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=12104Summary Being that Arnold made his...
  9. Tech head new to HTShack.

    New Member Introductions
    Hiya, fellow audio/video-philes! I have a passion for home theater, movies and gizmo's. I am looking forward to some serious discussions!
  10. Head amps - Do you use one? Which one?

    Headphones | Head Gear
    Being a DIY nut, I love to build gear. One of the more affordable bits of kit are head amps. I have several and love em all. Does anyone around hear use one? Build any? Have a favorite? I have built all of mine and they include a Mini^3 and CKIII2 from AMB, a Crack with speedball upgrade from...
  11. My head is spinning...

    Home Audio Speakers
    The thread title says it all. I'm constructing my dedicated theater and I need to start deciding on speakers. I'm going with a 7.1 system. I will have an AT screen and don't need in-wall speakers. The room is 16x22. I plan to house the surrounds and rears inside columns. From what I've...
  12. Splitting USB input on Navi head

    Mobile Audio
    I have bought a new Toyota van and opted out of the factory nav system lieu of a better functioning and cheaper after marketsystem. I'd like to run USB ports to all the seats for charging phones and such as well. The head I've got on the way touts a 1 amp output on the usb power wise but is...
  13. Hooking a USB HDD to a Head Unit? Possible?

    Mobile Audio
    Hey all, Got a question for you. I'm wanting to upgrade the existing head unit (HU) in my 02 Yukon XL (double DIN). There are two things that are paramount to me; Sound quality, and music storage space. The one I'm having the hardest time finding an answer for is the storage space issue. The...
  14. newbie scratching his head

    System Setup and Connection
    This will be a long post but I always am one that appreciates more information than less so hopefully you do too! When I was in high school (mid to late 80's) I was really into listening to music. Fortunately my dad was as well and bought me some pretty cool gear even though we were from a...
  15. My head in a peak, can't change position in the room..

    REW Forum
    Hi all! i am just moved in to a much smaller room.. and i do work as an engineer... BIG CHANGE FOR MY EARS... i took care of first reflections on the sides 4 broad band corner traps 3", 2 3" panels behind speakers 6"from the walls.. but i have a enormous peak at exactly 131 hz... and i really...
  16. Audio for head to head gaming.

    Video Game Systems | Video Games
    Does anyone play multiplayer games/head to head games with a single mate in the same room? I've never done LAN type play, so I'm not sure of the specifics. I volunteer as a big-brother type partner to a kid who really drools when he sees the multiplayer (especially driving-type) games in the...
  17. In which my head vibrates rapidly, then explodes...

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    100% dedicated HT sub. Plan is for ~7-8 ft^3 vented (roughly 24x24x36), one driver. Looking at Dayton TIT400C Mk 3 (15") and the Mach Audio IXL 18.2.2, 500w plate amp (likely Oaudio BASH 500). Budget is $400-500 for the whole she-bang other than finish materials. I've read several times here...
  18. Old hat for new head

    New Member Introductions
    Hi All My name is Chris, a Brit living and working in Switzerland (no, not banking). I suspect that you have the combined knowledge to help me in sorting out the acoustics of my living/listening room. The main problem is sorting out the room modes. I've tried making a Helmholtz resonator but...
  19. Penthouse theater.... right in my head it is!

    Home Theater Room Photos (Finished Rooms Only)
    Okay so Ive been installing media setups for the big box stores for years but never had the time to get around to my own! Well this is my attempt at a start. Being that I'm in a apartment (top floor of 5 story vintage poured concrete walled hard wood laminated floors ... neighbor bigger than me)...
  20. blue whipping around like a snake with its head cut

    Hitachi
    46f510 I still have inward bows and compression of crossthatch lines on all three colors. when i try to stretch the blue out to the corners, the opposite corner starts whipping around. should i go ahead and buy knew chips? is this what it sounds like. my chips are new but they are not from...
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