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  1. Please advice On my set up: All Rew Measurements included

    REW Forum
    I did complete measurements in my setup today. the Rew file can be downloaded at the following box link: Rew File Download from Box I have added some of the main graphs below. I have included pictures of my room as well. my room is 35 ft long, 15 ft wide and 10 ft celings with 1 ft...
  2. 2.1 calibration with Onkyo TX-SR606 (REW charts included)

    REW Forum
    Hi, Please skip "Background" if you're in a hurry :) Your assignment A subjective comment on the "flatness" of my 75 dB target frequency curve! It's a FL+FR+Sub average based on three measurements. There is a horrible dip at 100-200 Hz and a smaller one at 30 Hz. Background I've been...
  3. Value Electronics is hosting a preview event this coming Wednesday... press release included

    AV Home Theater
    This is a pretty cool event at Value Electronics... here's the press release! PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Robert Zohn Value Electronics 35 Popham Road Scarsdale, NY 10583 914-723-3344 [email protected] VALUE ELECTRONICS TO HOST EARLY LOOK AT THE 4K...
  4. Is something wrong with my Center speaker? REW measurements included.

    REW Forum
    Sorry if this is the wrong forum for this post but I'm hoping people more experienced in reading REW would be more likely to see this post than in the main Speaker forum. Mods move if needed please. I've measured my MartinLogan Motif and personally I feel like there's something off about the...
  5. Help With Open Room HT Setup (pics included)

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    I am wanting to obtain some semblance of surround sound (5.1) in my living room. WAF is a big factor here in that she doesn't really want to see any speakers. I plan to do in-wall, frameless type speakers with magnetic grills color-matched. I'm currently leaning towards Triad In-Wall Silver/4's...
  6. Need advice on placing two subwoofers (floorplan included)

    System Setup and Connection
    I'm about to build two DIY subwoofers (SI HT18) but I need some help with placing them. My living room is somewhat extraordinary because there is no wall behind the television or the front speakers. I have no problems with one sub but I can't figure out where to place another. I wouldn't ask...
  7. Looking for advice on setup with difficult room (floorplan included)

    System Setup and Connection
    I want to use the room diagrammed below as my humble media/HT room. A few things are causing placement issues; a brick chimney that runs the full 8ft height of the room and the close proximity of the entry and closet doors in the corner. I'm using the Onkyo NR808 that is capable of 7.1, but my...
  8. New Setup From Scratch (Pics included) - $3,000 budget

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    All, Building a home theater basically from scratch, for this room: http://imgur.com/a/kK63F My budget is $3,000, possibly +, only if I absolutely have to push it. The goal is to produce a very full, rich sound that is balanced. I don't need an excessively bass-y system, however, it would be...
  9. First timer needs advice (Room specifics included)

    Home Theater Projectors
    Hello all, Over the last several days I have been looking at projector / screen / room setup information until I was blue in the face. I am in a split level raised ranch and had originally planned to purchase a higher end HDTV to go on the first floor. After much consideration I have elected...
  10. Help EQing subwoofer w/ REW (graphs included)

    REW Forum
    Hi all, I needed some help getting my EQ set up for my DIY Shiva-X subwoofer. I tried to include all the needed details below. Thanks in advance for the help! My DIY subwoofer is built around a Shiva X driver (note: the original, not the X-2), and the design is a 6.5 cu ft. box, with two 4"...
  11. Oscilloscope included in REW download?

    SPL Meters | Mic's | Calibration | Sound Cards
    I am currently learning how your SPL/RTA application works. Nice stuff! I had a look at your instructions in PDF and it said that REW had a scope function but I can't find it. I found the generator though. Please advise. Thanks; John
  12. Ten 4K movies included with Sony's 4K TV

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Source: FlatPanelsHD
  13. Living Room Layout - Please Help - Pics Included

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    I'm at the point where I can't see the forest from the trees :-/ Any advice is appreciated! Our living room is a bit awkward. The TV is really meant to go against either the front wall (where it is currently mounted), or the rear wall. Then, the couch would go at the opposite end-- naturally...
  14. Placement of Receiver/Tuner/Etc help, pic included

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    I am having a hard time figuring out a space for my receiver/TV tuner/Gaming consoles. I'm leaning on keeping the screen wall clean with just the Floorstanding speakers and shelf mount center channel being there. Any ideas? I was thinking maybe behind the couch wall in the furnace room but...
  15. Request Advice - 5.1 / 7.1 speaker placement - Picture Included

    System Setup and Connection
    I've built a new room in the house and will likely move my home theater equipment to it. Can you advise me what you'd do if faced with my room / situation? I own a 7.1 AV receiver (pioneer elite VSX-54TX - no HDMI but does have 7 inputs) At the moment I have no way to source 7.1 (guess I would...
  16. 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...
  17. First time user need some pointers please! Pics/Plots included

    REW Forum
    Hello, First post here just wanted to thank the creator(s) of REW Wow what a cool program. After a few hours of playing with it last night and again today I think I have gotten some accurate measurements (as accurate as possible with my equipment any way.) A quick rundown of what I am using...
  18. New System - Odd shaped room (drawings included)

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    Hi, I'm currently piecing together an entertainment system that consists of the following and need help on room layout please... Samsung 61" DLP (w/ Stand) Yamaha 663 Reciever Klipsch F-1 Klipsch S-1 Klipsch C-1 Klipsch 10" Sub My living room is an "L" shaped room connected to the kitchen. It...
  19. Speaker quest (listening reviews included)

    Home Audio Speakers
    I am looking for recommendations for some full range front speakers. I have several in mind, just curious to see what you guys come up with. Probably about 50% music & 50% Movies. Addition of a sub is not out of the question. I listen to a very wide variety of music: I need a speaker that...
  20. In need of a little acoustical advice. Room layout included.

    Home Audio Acoustics
    Hi, I have recently built a dedicated theater room which I enjoy tremendously, but I would really love some input and advice on some things that I could do to make my listening experience even better. I have included the floor plan for the room in this thread, so as to give you a better idea...