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  1. Needing Help with first time use of REW

    REW Forum
    I think I have set everything up correctly although I could not get ASIO to work ? So had to stick with Java (File attached of first full range sweep) I have set up the loopback (from Mic input to the left and right soundcard outputs) and audio from the soundcard to the receiver via coax cable...
  2. Pre-build Thread needing help

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    Attached is my plans of finishing my basement with theatre, one of which is representative with furniture. I also have a soffit plan, but that is pdf and too big to attach. The soffit plan, however, is to have a soffit starting where the lolly column in the back is all the way to the back of the...
  3. Newbie needing help

    System Setup and Connection
    hello, this is my first post and i am new to the AV game. I spent alot of time working on cars in my shop and would like to set up the tv i have out there with surround sound and LD player. This is what i have: TV (old): AV in, AV out, cable, and audio connections Reciever: JBL JSR-400 LD...
  4. Needing Advice

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Hey guys, I'm in a position to upgrade my AVR. Here is my current set up: 55" Samsung 240hz, 3D LED 2- Polk RTI A9's towers Polk CSIA4 center Klispch SW-112 sub I'm interested in Onkyo 818 or Denon 3313, but have concerns. Onkyo has 135 watts per channel, XT 32 Denon has 125 watts per...
  5. Newbie needing help

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    I am totally new to the audio portion set up with me doing a home theater.I have a finished 22x20 garage and have a flight simulator type crt (barco cine9) from the newly remodeled Test Track from Epcot.I also aquired their 5 peavey Ca-A800 amps.So Im want a serious set up with highs and...
  6. Audiophile needing economical speaker solutions for parents home

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    So even my parents could not handle the poor sound quality of a sound bar. There might be better ones at some price point but having HDMI switching, USB connectivity, and add features is preferred so we are going with a dedicated receiver and separates. The budget is already getting stretched...
  7. Needing two new speakers for my desk

    DIY Speakers
    Seas Idunn 2-Way speaker kit for my desk I have elemental design a4 mtm and they just don't cut it. Tweeters are nice, midrange sounds bad. B and w 601, they sound good but really lacked the midrange. Triad omnie se sounded amazing and perfect but they are in wall. Setup: PC-Digital-Onkyo...
  8. Needing help with sub ideas

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Hi... I'm new hear ha. although I am new, I however have a pretty good grasp knowledge of audio/acoustics but not so much on gear. I seek advice to my uncle who is an audiophile and has a $200,000+ system and his dedicated room is like a recording studio. I don't know alot about his setup but...
  9. needing help with RCA RT2780

    System Setup and Connection
    I was giving an RCA RT2780 home theater set from a friend the only problem is the subwoofer jack(the controler one) was cord chewed off by his rabbit, and was wondering if any one knew where I could get a replacement one to either splice of soder on? it is just the white end piece the needs...
  10. Needing to run sound outdoors

    System Setup and Connection
    We are finally getting around to building a deck. I picked up a couple of Boston Acoustic Soundware speakers from Ebay and am planning to mount them under the "roof" (pergola?) that will be over the deck. My question is, how to run wiring outside. Do I just drill a hole in the side of my house...
  11. Also needing suggestions for New AV receiver

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hello forum, I am adding to my theather system since I purchased a new Plasma TV. I'll keep some of my components since I really like them but I really need a moderately priced HDMI A/V receiver to top off my system. I've read most suggestions from most all the experienced people on this site...
  12. Noob here needing help

    SPL Meters | Mic's | Calibration | Sound Cards
    A good friend of mine gave his XENYX802 :) but I am having trouble setting it up.... I have a condenser microphone that I would like to record from through the mixer however, I don't know what cables/adapters I need to connect the mixer to my computer (and where to put them). If it helps my...
  13. Onkyo 705 problem? Needing to reset the DVD player to get sound each time.

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Just took it out of the box where it had been waiting for a few months before the HT was complete. Picture great, no complaints and we watched our first movie. But it was with the speakers all putting out the same sound, no surround or anything. So I started playing with the options for...
  14. Unknowing, over ambitious, and needing help

    New Member Introductions
    Hi everybody! I am an avid do-it-yourselfer, who loves to learn new things- so I am constantly getting myself in over my head! :joke: I like to make furniture and toys. I also like to collect movies and watch them of course!). I recently came up with an idea that combines the two and set out...
  15. Noob needing lots of help with 1st HT!!

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hi all, I'm a newbie, and just starting to build my home theater. Right now, I have nothing that I would consider to be current technology. I can certainly use all of the help you can offer me. My house is already wired for 5.1 surround, but I do not have any speakers. While I would love to get...
  16. New person needing purchase advice

    Home Audio Speakers
    I am in the process of putting together a new system to replace my 15 year old home theater system and I'm lost as to what speakers are out there. I like the Onkyo TX-SR805 receiver to replace my old Yahama RXV-870. The HDTV I'll cover on a different area (rules) My area is 15' x 15' with...
  17. New Member needing help with Leviton SMC

    AV Home Theater
    Hello to all. I am a recent member, and like many others, I found this site by accident while searching for information on a different, albeit, related topic. You-all (I'm from Texas) must have some good placement on internet search engines for so many of us to all wind up here. As for me, I...
  18. Rookie Needing Assistance

    AV Home Theater
    Hey Guys, First things first, this website is amazing. Thank you to everyone who keeps this going. A week ago I couldn't even tell you what an HDMI cable was :dunno: now I know enough to get myself in trouble :yay: Hopefully this is the correct forum to start this thread. I want to build a...
  19. Newbie needing projector advice...

    Home Theater Projectors
    Newbie here guys thanks for your advice!! Here are my dimensions in my living room and I hope it will be enough to get my screen big enough. The living room is shaped like a rectangle. I am trying to get a 4x8 size picture on my south wall. The length of the room is a little over 17.5 feet. Do...
  20. Any ECM8000 owners needing an SPL meter?

    Classifieds - Equalization & Calibration Equipment
    If you have purchased and or planning on purchasing an ECM8000 mic and a mic preamp, and you still need an SPL meter, I have one new CM-130 SPL meter still new in the package. PM me for price, it is below minimum allowed advertising price. NOTE: This meter will not replace the CM-140, it does...
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