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  1. New member, long time audio geek

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone,i hope all is well. I'm introducing myself to the forum and look forward to discussing audio and electronics. I'm a movie buff for the most part and to hear a dynamic and detailed system just excites me! I've finally put together a system that I've wanted for quite some time, but...
  2. MIT sub speaker cable 48 feet long

    General Service and Technical Information
    New never used MIT sub speaker cable 48 feet long Asking 150 for this that cost 1175 new MIT said they will cut the cable to what ever length you need with the impedance box and the ends on them for 100 dollars Lost box so look at the box for info Free shipping in the USA plus PPfees Sent...
  3. Back after a long absense

    Chat Box SWAMP
    First off HAPPY NEW YEAR everyone!!:neener: >:):devil::rofl2::rofl2::boxer::boxer::olddude::olddude::sn::sn::T:T I hardly recognize the site. It looks so different. Just wanted to say Hello and its nice to be back. I have retired now and will be upgrading and tweaking my Home theater set...
  4. Long time no see guys

    New Member Introductions
    I used to be a member here some time ago but an illness and a death kept me away but now I am glad to be back. I think the last activity I had here was winning one of those MiniDSP microphones just to give you an idea of how long it has been, my user name apparently was deleted due to lack of...
  5. UMIK-1 with long USB cable

    SPL Meters | Mic's | Calibration | Sound Cards
    Hello Everybody, I plan to buy a MiniDSP UMIK-1 microphone for equalizing my music room using REW and a DEQ2496. The PC and the equalizer will be rather far (> 5 m) from the listening place. I thus need a long USB extension cable. I wonder whether an active extension cable such as the ones sold...

    New Member Introductions
    HELLO FRM, Mass I'm back baby yeah!!!!:wave:
  7. Long term listening test / Floorstanding speakers

    Home Audio Speakers
    Greetings - I have decided it's time to have fun in the world of testing out products, and this time, it's going to be in floorstanding speakers. As of now, we have a pair of Klipsch LaScalas and a pair of Martin Logan Electromotion ESL Hybrid Electrostats, with a pair of Axiom M100's and a...
  8. Long time lurker, first time poster!

    New Member Introductions
    Hi My name is Bill I have been lurking on these forums off and on for a long time. After many years, I'm finally able to move forward on setting my home theater back up. My space is less than ideal but I'm not a audiophile and I'm just looking for descent sound and a good sub setup to make...
  9. A Long Way Down - Blu-ray Review

    Official DVD and Blu-ray Reviews
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=26169 Title: A Long Way Down Movie: :3.5stars: Video: :4.5stars: Audio: :4stars: Extras: :3stars: HTS Overall Score:80 http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=26177Summary “A Long Way Down” is based off of a...
  10. Is This Possible? TWELVE Adversaries for "Batman v Superman" at 3.5 Hours Long?!

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Get a load of this: http://nerdreactor.com/2014/07/03/zack-snyder-adds-an-additional-12-more-villains-to-batman-vs-superman/ If I'm reading this right, the follow up to "Man of Steel" is going to have 12 bad guys in it -- the "Legion of Doom" -- including a re-imagined Scarecrow and Riddler...
  11. Ceiling mount supplied screws are too long for my projector

    Home Theater Projectors
    Hi everyone, I want to ceiling mount my projector (Optoma H180x, using this mount) Problem: screws supplied with mount do fit the projector, but the projector's screw thread are pretty small (like, 5 millilmeters!) whereas the screws are more than 1 centimeter long. As a result, there are...
  12. Seating Configuration for 7 1/2 ft wide by 15 feet long Home Theater

    Home Theater Seating and Accessories
    Hello all, I'm in my initial stages of creating a home theater in a small narrow room. This is my only option so there is no room to increase the size. I intend to have a 70-80 foot screen one foot from one of the walls. I am wondering how much seating I can insert without it being...
  13. Long time coming!

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    Well its been quite the journey for me, but I officially have my first subwoofer on the way! I ordered an SVS PB12 nsd a day or two ago and am expecting it to come in the day after tomorrow. I literally CANNOT wait! Its been a while since i first posted this thread . I wanted to say thanks...
  14. Future proofing/Using an AV processor for as long as possible

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Folks, I'm looking for some technical advice on how an A/V processor's shelf/rack life can be extended... especially with Video/display technology changing much faster than Audio technology and formats... The immediate question is: I'm planning to get an Onkyo PR-SC-5508 (I know its an older...
  15. Long time hobbiest looking to take it to the next level :)

    New Member Introductions
    Years of home and car audio experience, but never used anything more than an oscilloscope. It is time to begin using acoustic measurements to improve the sound performance of my systems! Looking forward to learning!
  16. Bamberg Series 2 TM Speaker Review (Draft)

    Reviewers Private Forum
    Bamberg Series 2 TM Speaker Review Introduction I have long been a fan of phase correct, coherent speakers that are able to pass along the source's signal to the ears unhindered by time smear. Whether the means to accomplish this has been single-driver systems, coincident-coaxial, or in the...
  17. Home Theater Setup - Long Wall vs Short Wall

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    I'm purchasing a new home and would like to know what is the optimal setup for audio quality. I will be using Klipsch La Scala mains along with a movie screen that is going to be between 110" and 100". The room size is 11'6" X 15'9". I have included 2 pictures of possible setups. Currently the...
  18. problem with REW - sweeps too long / measurement too short

    REW Forum
    Hi, I tried REW with my Mac and my RME Babyface and I ran into some problms. When I do a measurement the sweeps are too slow. If I set the number of sweeps to eight and do a measurement, there are only three sweeps before the program stops measuring. Then it tells me the impulse is not where it...
  19. Long HDMI run...about 60'

    System Setup and Connection
    Hey all...I'm new here but have been lurking for awhile. I'm working on setting up a new home theater in my new basement. I've had a lot of help from my uncle who just built one of his own, and I'm down to a few small things before I finally start putting it all together. My biggest question...
  20. Long time lurker!

    New Member Introductions
    Hello, names Dustin and I live just outside Nashville, TN. In the process of buying my first home and figured it was time to get around to registering. The people here seem nice and very helpful to those just starting out. All this knowledge I've read, it's going to be nice to put it into...