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  1. Help With Interpreting Graphs and Next Steps

    REW Forum
    Hello, I was wondering if someone could help me with what I should be thinking about next. I have 5 filters on my preamp that I can use per channel which I use mostly on the low end. I'm trying to have the low end 8-10 dbs higher than the frequncies after 100hz, but I can't really pull that off...
  2. Next steps?

    REW Forum
    Recently purchased the RS SPL meter and have been playing with REW since yesterday. Now that I have my measurements, I'm not sure what next steps to take. Right now this is what I have in my bedroom HT: Energy CB-5's for LR Energy CC-10 for Center HSU STF-2 Pioneer VSX-1019AH-K My...
  3. I need some help with the next step(s) in REW

    REW Forum
    I got REW up and working and this is my first measurement. I am using the UMIK-1 and a Display port adapter to HDMI from a PC for output. The current room has no treatments and no carpet. Initial thoughts? Is this in the correct format? Why does it fall off so quickly after 4K? Next step(s)...
  4. Please help! Confused with Graph/Next Steps

    REW Forum
    Hello, I ran my first two sub graphs yesterday and I am confused with 1) what the results mean and 2) what I need to do next. I am using a RS SPL meter at the listening position. I calibrated the sound card and SPL meter as per the instructions. I ran one test with the sub firing at me and...
  5. First small steps into HT and 2channel audio

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all and thank you for having me aboard In short my history 18 years ago I've been vieuwing movies in surround for over 18 years now but never gave it much attention ( cousins old speakers and dad's spares+ a Kenwood krf-V5020 surround receiver.... and a Barco old television Movies...
  6. High level steps to test

    REW Forum
    I have following equipment 1. TASCAM 144 mk II 2. calibrated ECM 8000 microphone. I am trying to recollect the steps that I need to do. Please provide any feedback. Pre requisites of Calibration 1. Complete sound card calibration. I am assuming that I only need to connect phones to Line in L...
  7. First steps with REW and subwoofer measurement

    REW Forum
    Hello, first try, first post.... I got two SVS PB12nsd subs and thought that this is the ideal occasion to try out REW. I have a Onkyo SPL-meter and used that for measurements. It looks exactly as the old Radioshacks and the manual lists identical specs. I went down the route the helpfile...
  8. Next steps for a flatter graph?

    REW Forum
    I got my SVS PC12-Plus to replace my Polk PSW350. It's a massive difference, and now I'm attempting to tune it for my room. Here is the first graph with corner placement: I had a null at 79.1 Hz. I figured since the wavelength there is 14.3 ft and the front-back measurement of my room is...
  9. Post Padding Thread

    This is it... the famous post padding thread so that you can get your first five post out of the way quickly. The old post padding thread got wiped out accidentally... we apologize to those who may be inconvenienced.
  10. How to build a theater in 1,110,993 easy steps

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    I have already gotten partway through building a theater in my home, and I have decided to document it in the hopes that someone else might find it interesting or helpful, or at least not so boring they want to hurl themselves off a cliff. This is the story of a man, his house, and a small...
  11. PT56WXF95A next steps after STK replacement

    Panasonic / Technics
    In my previous thread on this topic in the DIY forum I asked if my problem could be an STK issue. http://www.hometheatershack.com/forums/diy-repair-maintenance/20400-convergence-stk-symtoms.html#post180946 I asked because I've just replaced the two STK390-040 chips and four crispy resistors in...
  12. Baby Steps

    REW Forum
    Here is my initial sound card calibration and test. Also, Digital RS SPL line is in there. Comments on my first phase are highly encouraged! :nerd: Regards, Dan
  13. Starting fresh, baby steps with PAA3

    Home Audio Acoustics
    I got the PAA3 today and have enough 2" 703/Guildford material to make 384 sq ft of treatment and 32 sq ft of rock wool/Guilford. What decay time would I be striving for in a 14x27x 8' (average) room? Use is movies and personal music time. System is Denon AVR4306 for HT; 2 channel is McIntosh...