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  1. Hello everybody form Dallas,Texas

    New Member Introductions
    Just want to say hi!!...I'm an audio engineer( Just Graduated ) and my goal is to be better every day. If anybody can help me to download Room EQ Wizard I will appreciate it! Thank you!!
  2. Seeking Wisdom

    New Member Introductions
    Hey Everyone! I am in the process of launching off to free lancing in the Home Theater and Home automations. NY is my location. And I am looking for what to do's and what not to do's. Also I need suggestions in figuring out how to price labor and equipment. I believe I have an idea. I have...
  3. Room Analysis and Help. Pics included

    Home Audio Acoustics
    Hey guys, Im pretty new on this forum. But i was referred over from another forum saying that you have have better analysis on help with my room. Im just trying to figure out if acoustic paneling will increase my audio quality drastically , and if i can put them just on my back wall or...
  4. paint and carpet help.

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    I have finished all the drywall and are ready to paint and carpet my ht room. the room is 13feet wide and 17feet long. it will has four colums that i will be covering with a nice wood and stain. The ceiling and screen wall i would like to do black and the furniture i was thinking burgandy. I...
  5. Driver change. Parameters help.

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I was going to do a 12" TC Sounds Epic or T1000. But I just bought a 15" Cascade Designs Omega from my buddy for cheap. The only thing is I can't find there website and don't have parameters. Can anybody help me on this... Or am I on my own LOL. thank you for your help.
  6. New Member needs help.

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Hello, I am a new member and my user name is eagle2, or if you prefer, my name is "Don." I upgraded my AV receiver from a Yamaha to a Denon AVR 1910 a year ago. I should have purchased the next better system and acquired the superior on-screen programming that used icons rather than lists.It...
  7. Gateway sw303 plate amp questions, please help.

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    Does anyone know if this amp (gateway sw303 designed by HSU or used in a design for gateway by HSU or so I've read) has a eq boost to it? specs that I know of, amp specs SW303: 150 watts RMS (400 max.) Signal-to-Noise Ratio Greater than 80 dB Damping factor >500 Crossover SW203/SW303: 40-180...
  8. Time for new equipment..please help.

    SPL Meters | Mic's | Calibration | Sound Cards
    I used REW over a year ago with my RS meter and external sound car. I'm going to need to be able to perform better measurements with an incoming system. I was thinkinig of the Behringer Cross Spectrum Mic. Which external sound car with Phantom power do you recommend? I want to purchase once...
  9. Just bought a PB-13....now I need help.

    Just bought a SVS PB-13 for 800 bucks....this is upgrading from my MFW-15. My room is 23x20x9...my MFW-15 was doing a ok job, but i couldn't pass up a SVS pb13 for 800 bucks, would you?....Sold my MFW for 500 bucks and took the 50 mile drive to get this monster, in any case I placed my new SVS...
  10. Please Help. Trying to decide on a projection screen.

    General Screen Discussion
    Hi, i'm trying to find the best screen to go with my epson 8500. I have a theater room and its very dark in there. i want a screen size of 110 or 120. i have been looking on amazon and came across three optons but i need help deciding. elite screens - 120 inch vutec - 123 inch screen...
  11. Cable ground loop HELP.

    General Service and Technical Information
    Ok, I had a very bad ground loop hum on my cable that I just had installed in my HT room. After doing some reading here at the Shack I discovered the cable guy left the ground wire off the new splitter. I reconnected it and 80% of the hum is gone. So the question is how do I get the last little...
  12. Need setup help.

    REW Forum
    Well, this is really embarrassing, but I'm having trouble calibrating. I'm getting the error SLP meter audio input not available. I went in to speaker workshop (haven't really had time to play with it) and made sure the input/output on the sound card was still working. I was getting a loop...
  13. 12" Enclosure - WinISD Help.

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    12" Driver Qes: 0.49 Qms: 4.5 Qts: 0.44 Fs: 26.9 Hz Vas: 58 L Xmax: 23 mm SPL (1W/1m): 87.8 dB spl Power Handling: 800 W Bl: 17.7 Powered by a 500w 8 ohm rack amp. Looking ideally for around 3-5 cuft, ported, tuned reasonably low. (20hz?) I can't seem to get any decent graphs in winisd. If...
  14. Denon 1910 Help.

    System Setup and Connection
    Hello all, I have had my Denon 1910 for about a week or so I have been trying for the life of me to figure out why the Pass through is not working. I have read the manual I have looked online for some answers but I could not find one. I have the PS3 hooked via HDMI in the first HDMI slot and it...
  15. REW with pro audio help.

    REW Forum
    Hello, first post and let me thank anyone in advance for advice given. I am a bit of a pro audio hobbyist and freely admit my theoretical knowledge is a bit thin. The hobby stems from being a DJ so most of what I do is organise events for fun. I have a gig coming up in a club on the 26th of...
  16. PSB 5.1 System Help.

    Home Audio Speakers
    Hi gang, when I thought it was a done deal I knew the speakers I was going to get, PSB starts having a sale:hissyfit:. I was thinking of picking these up for a 5.1 setup Fronts: T45 $529/pr Center: C40 $269/pr Rears: B15 $259 or Fronts: T55 $629/pr Center: C60 $279 Rears: B15 $259 SUB...
  17. Crossover help. I'm so lost and confused.

    DIY Speakers
    I've got this idea to build these speakers for my theater. 1. The drivers are affordable. 2. I've heard good things about the drivers. 3. I like the look of my design. 4. I like to say, "ya, I made those." So here is my idea. I don't know all the MTM, MMT acronyms, so. It's a tower with a...
  18. Help. 5.1 or 5.0?

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hi everyone & a happy new year to you all :wave: Hopefully this year i'll get me HT & stereo setup as i want it to be, there will be lots of speaker building though beforehand (i'm sure you'll get to see it as it happens). Here is where you can help :heehee: I'll be using a Sony BDP-S550 for...
  19. uh oh, projector help.

    Home Theater Projectors
    Hey guys, My projector after 2450 hours has started flickering and changing colors. I found this vid on you tube thats happening to my projector. Same model and everything- At first I thought it was the lamp but now I think it may be the color wheel, whatever that is. It will work for about 15...
  20. First build; need a bit of Dayton SD315-88 box help.

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    ...ok, I lied, I need a ton of help. This is my first attempt ever at anything related to DIY audio. Thus, I went for the relatively inexpensive Dayton SD315-88. From what thickness/type of MDF, to screws, to what kind of saw would be best; I'm pretty unsure of it all. I suppose it would be...