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  1. Need some help placing surrounds in a non-ideal layout

    System Setup and Connection
    Hi All! I am preparing to wire and place speakers in a game room. It has a few unique challenges in the form of an angled double-door and a long window seat. I'm trying to figure out where to place my dipole surrounds and rears. The attached image isn't completely to scale. I couldn't quite get...
  2. Speaker Placement / Acoustic Treatment (Chane Speakers)

    System Setup and Connection
    I need help with speaker placement. I have Chane speakers. Eventually I will have two Chane A3rx-c speakers in front, one A2rx-c for the center, and four A1rx-c as side surrounds and rear surrounds. Right now, until the A3rx-c comes back in stock, I am using the A1rx-c as my main two speakers...
  3. THX or Dolby 7.1 surround layout?

    System Setup and Connection
    Hello everyone, Question regarding the best way to setup the rear surround speakers in a 7.1 system. I am getting conflicting information from two of the heavy hitter websites. On the official THX website at...
  4. Surround speaker placement

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    I have a platform bed and its relatively low to the ground...shouild i mount the speakers low and face them towards me or in the ceiling pointing towards me:dontknow:
  5. 12x18 Room: Help w/Speaker placement, projector Q

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    We are in the process of building our first home theater, with the help of a general contractor. Our electronic budget is limited (hoping in the future we may upgrade) so we have tried as best we can to read all the various forums and posts, but we are stuck on speaker placement, projector size...
  6. Centre & surround speaker placement

    System Setup and Connection
    Hi, Can i place my centre speaker on top of my subwoofer as it seems to be at the optimum height? There will be Auralex Modpads between the centre speaker and subwoofer and the subwoofer will be placed on top of Auralex Gramma. Both subwoofer and centre speaker are directly below my TV...
  7. Ht speaker placement & speaker suggestions

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    Front Ht Speaker Placement for my Onkyo 706 Ive kind of narrowed my options down but still wanting some advise with picture of room may help with my best option. Room is 20 x 20 but is open to the left so entire room is 30 x 20 & all tile flooring. The tv will be about 12-15 feet from the sofa...
  8. Tricky Front L and R speaker placement Problem

    Home Audio Speakers
    For several reasons I may have to place my front speakers fairly high up close to the ceiling. We will be building the room over the next 6 months so need to plan now. I have a couple of questions and would appreciate any advice. 1. Is it an absolute no no to place front speakers above the...