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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hi, I'm Paul, from Statesboro. I'm here to get some help making a sub to replace the that came with my HTIB. I didn't know how bad it was until I started looking to see why it was rattling. And now with some education and further reading I find the whole thing pretty low quality. The whole...
  2. Home Theater System Recommendations
    Good day to you! Thank you for time. I'm very new to this but have passion for audio and video like most of you. I have a keen senses with a tight budget which IMO is not a good combo. Here's my issue. I've got lots of help with IT and general labour construction. I can pretty much...
  3. Home Theater System Recommendations
    For my build I want to eventually put this into my new unfinished basement. Its dimentions are approx 18x30 (will post pics andwill update thread when off work) It will be used as movies 30% tv 50% music 20%. I have a budget of $5000. I would like to get started researching the only thing I...
  4. DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I'm sorry if this is a stupid question. :doh: What do I put in the System input power under the Signal tab, RMS or max wattage?
  5. REW Forum
    Hello all. This is my first post on this forum and I thank members in advance for their patience. I am wanting to use the RTA specifically to do an initial set up for our PA system when playing local clubs. I have built a hybrid very portable system consisting of Two Fishman SA220 powered line...
  6. REW Forum
    <Solved> ?noob? Can download REW only 107kB of 8.9 MB Hi all, ? the D-L of REW stops at 107K? Any suggestions? -using Firefox & NoScript / Adblocker in Win XP home :dontknow: Here is a screenshot :
  7. REW Forum
    Hello all, noob ? here I would like to use the Radio Shack SPL meter # 33-4050 "newer" analog [circa 2007] & Owners Man. - this has a RCA (phono) output to measure the impedance of a raw driver , then FR of a build , etc with a laptop model DELL iinspiron 1520 - that has a built - in 1/8" mic...
  8. New Member Introductions
    Hello all, this is tafkap "+X^Nth". I love music - it makes me feel. Only if national governments were like forums like this one and hydrogen and audioholics and linux and science ... then ther would be no coercive wars. Maybe for present only in utopia (literally no where). My musical...
  9. REW Forum
    I have installed REW 5.01 Beta 13 on my Mac Mini (running under OS X 10.8.2 Mountain Lion). My sound card is a UltraLite-mk3 Hybrid to which I hooked a Behringer ECM8000. My audio setup consists is a electrostatic panels + Subwoofer Martin Logan 2.1 configuration. I must admit I have been quite...
  10. REW Forum
    Hi, I am new to REW and this forum, but have been doing a lot of reading. My main purpose right now is to take measurements of my PSA xv15's. I have a windows 7 laptop, Dayton Audio umm-6 usb mic, and a Yamaha rxv773 AVR. I did not do the sound card calibration as I am not quite clear how to...
  11. Home Theater System Recommendations
    Ok here's the deal. I've got b&w dm302's which I bought brand new and I love them. I want to include them anyway I can for my home theater. I need a new receiver and centre channel and most likely fronts. What do you recommend? Id love to say I have 800 for the audio and 1500 for my...
  12. REW Forum
    hello, I'm new to this so please forgive this if these are dumb/naive questions. 1. What equipment, Other than a computer and a sound card do I need? I understand I need a mic and a per-amp do I also need an SPL meter? Anything else? 2. Assuming I manage to set up and measure everything...
  13. New Member Introductions
    Hi everybody.I am new to Home Theater ,but a veteran in Car audio.Like most here I like it loud and clean.And take pride in the ablility of my 15":hsd::hsd: sub to Rattle my Wife's plates upstairs.
  14. REW Forum
    I'm trying out REW, and am interested in hearing if you guys have insight into what I'm seeing with my waterfall graph. I've used other RTA software, but this is my first attempt with REW so apologies up front if I'm making silly mistakes. Here is the waterfall for my right channel: I've...
  15. Home Theater System Recommendations
    I'm looking for recommendations on a receiver and maybe some speakers. I'm looking to slowly put together a home sound system, starting with a home theater and would like to have a couple speakers outside (not a big house, small urban backyard). I own an old house and the home theater area is...
  16. Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    Model is Epson 705HD 720p. It down scales the incoming 1080p cable box pretty well and live sports are crystal clear. Someone mentioned on a different forum, not HT related, that it may not be worth it to get a Blu Ray player if the PJ is 720 native. Blu Ray is the only thing I really know...
  17. DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I have previously been looking into getting a BIC F12 but decided I would rather build a sub myself that will outperform it and, of course, be something I'm proud of. Basically my budget is $200 and under for the sound equipment, the extra cost of the enclosure not included in that budget. I...
  18. REW Forum
    Hi guys this is my first post and I could use some help. I want to measure the room my 2 channel system is in, hoping that I can make some improvements. Also to know what's going on in my room. I have SPL meter and a laptop windows vista I think, I believe I now need and external soundcard? I...
  19. DIY Speakers
    What is the material that you could put inside of your speaker to dampen the resonances? I have seen some white cottony thing, but I don't know what material that is Please help
  20. Ported Subwoofer Build Projects
    Hi all, I need to build a subwoofer for my TV room. I'm new to this so I have a few questions. I have built a car subwoofer in the past but it was a simple sealed wedge-shaped enclosure, about 3.5 cubic feet, and housed a 15" driver. I am using that car subwoofer temporarily until I build...
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