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  1. 4k blu ray player best way to hook up

    System Setup and Connection
    Hi all, Just made a move to a Denon AVR-X3300W 4K receiver and a Sony 4K blu ray player. I do not have a blu ray projector yet. So my question is what is the best way to hook up the blu ray player ? Hook it up to the receiver and let the receiver do the scaling or hook up the bd player to the...
  2. Best hook up wire for speaker building

    DIY Speakers
    I am bulding some speakers... What are some opinions on some good hook up wire to connect the speaker to the crossovers ? Use hook up wire? or Speaker wire? I was looking on MCM electronics. http://www.mcmelectronics.com/category/Bulk-Wire/0000001528
  3. denon x4000 tv / cable hook up

    System Setup and Connection
    have new sony bravai 65" and direct tv cant hook up to listen to tv only sat palys how can I also lsiten through the tv apps.out is it only through the opti cable thanks been awhile
  4. Is there a way to hook up Over the Air (OTA) Antennas, into a receiver, to get surround?

    AV Home Theater
    :wave:Hi, I apologize, but I'm not sure which forum I need to park this, since I need help determining if I can find a cheaper alternative, to the high cost of cable and satellite, by converting to an OVER THE AIR Antenna. Do you have a special forum for this? QUESTION: Is there a way to...
  5. Help W/Crown xls1500 Hook Up

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    I just purchased a crown xls 1500 to push my Paradigm 100's v3. With that being said I'm needing help on the best way to hook this up and what mode to put it on. I need to know what cables do I need and what mode should I use for these 2 speakers and what default setting should i use for the...
  6. A hook up I can't figure out....

    System Setup and Connection
    Hello Folks, Well I won the Axiom M100s:woohoo: Now the wife is asking for me to move the M22is I have on stands down to the living room and hook them up to the TV. TV is a Panasonic plasma with the Digital optical output jack (so much fun) Current setup (which I personally think is fine) is...
  7. How can I hook up Makie HR824 MK1's

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Hello Forum members: I would like to know how to hook up my components. Laptop is the music source Audioengine external DAC Mackie 824 MK1's no RCA connections only 1/4" and XLR Powered sub with a Dayton plate amp 10" only with 1 RCA in and 1 RCA out The only way I can think of doing it would...
  8. Second TV hook up with Dishnetwork receiver?

    System Setup and Connection
    Hi All, I'm hooking up a Dish 622 dual tuner receiver at my Dad's house. EVERYTHING over there is a challenge. While it should be simple whnever I get within the vicinity of his house it turns into a debacle. Anyway, I want to use the RF out and combine it with his OTA antenna. I tried it...
  9. Idiot with Mic hook up question

    REW Forum
    Hi Guys Sorry for this stupid question. I have a mic… it says: cal 1090imp. I got is years ago from (I think) Peter Stein from Modular Electronics. I think it is good…what do I know. I read the mic section and it confused me. Not wanting to buy another mic, as I have one…. Can I hook this one...
  10. Sony 5 disc CD player hook up

    System Setup and Connection
    I have a Denon (AVR-590) receiverin which I tried to hook up a Sony ( DVP-NC600) 5 disc CD changer with a optical cable. Nothing works... Did I do something wrong? Keith
  11. cheapest way to hook up a balanced mic to use REW

    REW Forum
    Hi Everyone What is the low cost way to hook up a Balanced Condenser Calibration Mic to use REW? It requires phantom power. Thanks Terry
  12. Amp hook up proper?

    System Setup and Connection
    You know I have an extra B&K amp laying around and it's sound is as good as any I've heard. But I've often wondered if this hook up would work. First it is a 7250 that has 200w per @8ohms x 5. What I am wondering is. If I took I RCA splice and plugged it into the input of lets say the #1...
  13. Multiple TV hook up?

    System Setup and Connection
    I'm thinking of adding a few more led tv's to my wall, for football season..Is it possible to run them all from one cable box, to get different channels on each of them?..If so, how?
  14. Cable box hook up?

    System Setup and Connection
    i have a Motorola DCX3501-M cable box. Are their known issue with audio drop outs. I am using a HDMI from audio quest( i would like to think its not the cable) i am in the process of trying different cable. I get audio drop out over the HDMI cable. ( im testing the Optcal now) Is it the box...
  15. SVS SB-12 NSD and Denon 3312 HOOK UP PRoblems

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    I just got my SVS SB-12NSD I have a Denon 3312 and I the sub is hooked up using the quick start guide provided but only plays when I am playing from my blue ray or dvd. I would like for the sub to play when I am watching a movie from television ( i have a optical cord running from out of TV to...
  16. Can i hook 2 speakers together?

    Home Audio Speakers
    I'm wondering if I can hook 2 bookshelf speakers together by putting neg of one speaker to the neg of the other speaker and put the leads from AVR to the positive terminals? I have done this with instruments speakers but wasn't sure if this would work with bookshelf speakers are crossovers in them.
  17. Suggestions on wires to hook up my HT are welcomed Thanks

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    I'm getting ideas on some wires and plugs to use for my first HT. I do not want the cheap stuff but I do not want the best stuff. I was also thinking of just going to bestbuy or abt or frys, any electronic store would be easier. Obviously pre-made ones would save time and effort but are they...
  18. How to hook up BD Player using 7.1ch Audio Out

    System Setup and Connection
    Hi again guys, just wanted to ask this 'rather stupid question': What do you use to hook up a 7.1 ch BD player from the player's audio out to the AV receiver's 7.1 ch Audio in? Normal phono leads? Any suggestions as what route to go please? Prospective player is the Denon DBP-2012UD to a...
  19. Hook a brother up with a preamp

    Classifieds - Audio Equipment
    Hey HTS, Need a preamp that fits my meager 200-250 dollar budget. Tube, solid-state, hybrid, are all fine. I do like those vintage Silver Age era gear and I am up for one within my budget. It would like it to be recapped/serviced. Even integrated amps are okay! Thanks! I can pay via PayPal...
  20. Is is possible to hook up a cable box, dvd player, xbox and ps3 to a sony soundbar?

    System Setup and Connection
    I have a Sony bravia KDL-46EX400 and I just bought a Sony sound bar HTCT150. I got my cable box hooked up to it and that is working ok, but I noticed there are only 2 more HDMI connections left and they are labeled "BD IN" and "DVD IN". First of all, I'm not sure what 'bd in" stands for and I...