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  1. Very new to REW and Shack

    REW Forum
    Well, I'm 19 and very new to home theater as a hobby and I've been reading up for the last couple years, slowly learning and working to buy new gadgets and what not. Well recently, I just placed an order for a new PB-13 Ultra and I've been very slowly been reading up on REW, looks to be a very...
  2. Help with REW connections w/ Radio Shack meter

    REW Forum
    Hey guys, New to the forum, but reading as much as I can. My main question is I'm using the Radio Shack 33-2055Meter along with a Macbook Pro for calibration. I was looking at the typical connection chart, but can't figure out what I'm supposed to do with the left rca from the radio shack...
  3. Hello to all Home Theater Shack friends!

    New Member Introductions
    I just got my account right before going a holiday trip to South America (Brazil, Bolivia, Peru) so I´m a little bit in a hurry (nothing packed yet...). Being into audio for decades I´m always interested in other peoples opinions and that´s why I´m here now - to listen and learn from the...
  4. Hello, another Audio Fanatic to the Shack

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all, I'm Mikey. Been into audio for some time now, took a 'vacation' for a business venture and other diversions, and Im getting back into the thick of things again. Put together a Basement HT and its not bad but its not perfect either. My own fault there, had to start with an already...
  5. Radio Shack SPL meter -0 analog or digital?

    SPL Meters | Mic's | Calibration | Sound Cards
    Which one is recommended and why? I would think that the digital one is easier to use and more accurate?
  6. REW with Radio Shack ANALOG SPL meter

    REW Forum
    One quick question, when using REW with the RS Analog SPL meter what should the meter be set to? C weighting? Slow Response? dial to 80? :dizzy:
  7. Radio Shack Ground Loop Isolator ?

    REW Forum
    Anyone have any experience with this? http://www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=2062214&cp=&sr=1&origkw=ground+loop&kw=ground+loop&parentPage=search I had one lying around from an older car stereo installtion...When I first hooked up everything to run REW I was getting a hum thru...
  8. Radio Shack SPL Meter - Analog or Digital?

    SPL Meters | Mic's | Calibration | Sound Cards
    Which do you prefer and why? They have a great sale on the digital right now.
  9. Hello Shack! Countdown HT Project

    New Member Introductions
    Hello, my name is John (plantman) Love my plants, music(60's, 70's, 80's) and now ready to put myself to the real test in building a HT room in my basement. I am not HT guru but have a real interest in it. I'm glad to have found this site. I have spent many countless hours on the web...
  10. New to the Shack and DIY....Need some help

    DIY Speakers
    I've been thinking of building some speakers for quite a while, but I don't know where to begin. The first pair would be for listening to music. I'm not really concerned about deep bass as I would hopefully follow this project with a DIY sub of some kind. I was looking at some buyout Alesis...
  11. Hello, HT Shack!

    New Member Introductions
    I am DRB but you can call me Ray. I have lost interest in my previous HT home. I'm looking for a site with positive vibes, people who actually watch movies, and knowledgeable gearheads. I hope this is it. :bigsmile:
  12. Why not Radio Shack for full scale measurements?

    SPL Meters | Mic's | Calibration | Sound Cards
    Hi All, Sorry if this has been asked before, I did a search and couldn't find the answer. Is it because the correction file doesn't go to full scale? thanks Albert
  13. Radio Shack 33-4050

    SPL Meters | Mic's | Calibration | Sound Cards
    Hi folks. I have an analog spl meter. I need help finding the correct .cal file for this. I'm trying to learn REW. Can someone please provide me the link to download the correct .cal file? Thanks, Neil
  14. Win a Radio Shack Analog SPL Meter!

    Forum Announcements | News
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/images/newanalog.jpg We have a couple of Radio Shack Analog SPL Meters (Model # 33-4050) that we will give away to a couple of members here at the Shack. See this thread! Good luck!
  15. Radio Shack Analog SPL Meters Giveaway!

    SPL Meters | Mic's | Calibration | Sound Cards
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/images/newanalog.jpgWe have a couple of Radio Shack Analog SPL Meters (Model # 33-4050) that we will give away to a couple of members here at the Shack. This will be a fairly simple giveaway. To qualify, create 25 posts here at the Shack in February 2008 and...
  16. ebay links approved at the Shack!

    Forum Announcements | News
    http://pics.ebaystatic.com/aw/pics/logos/logoEbay_x45.gif We will now allow ebay links in our Classified area and in a special forum created for ebay deals. For each classified forum the ebay link rules are as follows: ebay links are allowed provided you include a full description of what...
  17. Home Theater Shack presents Black Widow PFG

    Forum Announcements | News
    http://i96.photobucket.com/albums/l190/wbassett/HTS/Logos/BlackWidowPFG3.gif Black Widow PFG What is Black Widow 'PFG'? It is a revolutionary way of making a screen the 'DIY' way. PFG stands for 'Pigment Free Gray'. Granted anything added to a white based paint to change the color is...
  18. Happy Holidays from the Shack!

    Forum Announcements | News
    All of us at the Shack would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season! MERRY CHRISTMAS! and HAPPY NEW YEAR!
  19. New guy to the shack, Lake Lanier, GA

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everybody, I've been checking out this site for a couple of weeks and just got an email that let me know I've never introduced myself. I am a home theater nut and have been now since about 1990. I still have my first system, a Kenwood KR-V9030 and a Kenwood GE-7030 EQ from way back when...
  20. Home Theater Shack Audio Video Calibration DVD - Official Discussion/Suggestion Thread

    AV Home Theater
    Many of you may already be familiar with Jacob's (soho54) DIY Audio Test DVD over at AVS. Jacob will be developing a special Home Theater Shack Audio Video Calibration DVD for us which will be offered to all registered members as a free download. The DVD will offer basically the same audio...