speaker

  1. R

    7.2.4 Speaker placement in great room

    Hi Everyone.. I m getting a new construction home and I m planning to get a 7.2.4 speaker pre-wire in the great room from the builder. My great room dimensions are 19 ft * 24 ft and it extends into the Kitchen after 24 ft.. I m planning to use the following speakers with Denon x6400 Receiver...
  2. T

    Commercial Sonance Professional Series Pendant speaker for Dolby Atmos in home theater?

    I am a new home theater enthusiast and this may seem like a silly question, but I recently acquired four Sonance Professional Series PS-P83T pendant speakers. They are primarily used for commercial use. They are 70V/100V/ with an 8 Ohm bypass. Would I be able to use these speakers as overhead...
  3. T

    In-wall speaker recommendation

    I would like a recommendation for some in-wall speakers to serve as my left/right in my 5.1 surround system. My space is limited. I can go up to 12 inches wide by 24 inches tall. I am looking for something that will give me pretty high-quality sound both for home theater I am straight audio...
  4. T

    Speaker Placement help- 2/3 rows of seating

    Hi all, We are building a new house and this is our second home theater. My first one I did myself as a newbie so I'm still learning. I will be wiring in all the speaker wire in a couple of weeks and I'm wondering how I should be placing my speakers. We have 2 rows of seating with another...
  5. J

    FS: Studio monitors JBL 4345

    Studio monitors JBL 4345 $5.999 Low used. Standing in a non smoky room. The 4345 is original, come with its original drivers and crossers, works very great in good condition. Scheme 4 ways, 4 loudspeaker bass-reflex scheme, and a floor type Unit: For low-pass: 46cm cone type (2245H) For...
  6. C

    Did my dd. need Speaker advice/opinions for first system.

    Okay bear with me I will try to explain this is clearly as I can there is a lot to write so I may miss a few things along the way. So I've been doing DD for the past month and as far as AV units I've decided on the Denon x4400h. The price isn't too horrible I can get one for around a grand it's...
  7. D

    For Sale- Dahlqvist DQ-10 Speaker Pair

    I have a pair of black grill Dahlqvist DQ-10 speakers for sale. They sound great but they are too large for my new home. They have had the woofer replaced in one speaker and the capacitor upgrade done in both several years ago. Asking $500 for the pair. Located in the West Palm Beach area of...
  8. Sam Posten

    Paradigm goes all in on Persona speaker user customization

    As an owner of 3 Paradigm home theaters I find this fascinating. You can now custom order your new Persona speakers with custom premium colors, metal accents, and cloth grills Video showing the options: Visit the design studio here: https://design.paradigm.com/persona/
  9. byggd

    Need a new Surround Received with A/B Front Speaker

    Greetings! I haven't been in the market for a AV received in some time and have lost track of what is out there. My Pioneer Elite bit the dust. I am running Polk front and center speakers / Bose 201 rear and a infinity sub. I don't need a unit with all the bells and whistles but wouldn't mind...
  10. W

    5.1.2 speaker location?

    I am new to this forum so hello to all. I am just getting my feet wet with a home theater setup so my apologies if my questions seem a little basic and long winded. Currently I have the options to set up a 7.1 or 5.1.2 surround sound system. My thoughts were to go with a 5.1.2 and use the...
  11. EricS

    For Sale: Transparent Music Wave Super Speaker Cables & Ultralink XLR Cables

    For Sale, used Transparent & Ultralink cables, excellent condition, original owner, from a smoke free home. Prefer to keep grouped below as advertised at asking price. Perfect for a high end theater front end upgrade! *Transparent MWS10 Music Wave Super MM 10ft pair (Spade to Spade) -...
  12. A

    Help Me Sort Out My Speaker Collection

    To make a long story short, I've got way too many speakers... some were mine, some were inherited, some were given to me, some magically appeared. Basically, I'm trying to piece together two home theater setups. One is going in a 12x20 room with the TV on one of the long walls. The other is...
  13. D

    Dolby Atmos 9.2.4 Rear Speaker Placement

    I was talking with my distributor and we were discussing the Atmos speaker layout with a 9.2.4 system and he was told by Dolby that they changed the rear location of the ceiling speaker and it should now be placed to the left and right of the seating position instead of in the rear as shown in...
  14. Dave_QP

    Room Size & Speaker Size

    Hi All I really like the Focal Aria speakers but their website says "ideal for rooms measuring from 215ft2 (20m2)" with my room being a little under 16m2, should I continue my search else where? Thanks Dave
  15. M

    surround speaker wall mount

    I am trying to install Klipsch 14s wall mount speakers for surround sound but i am trying to fine a speaker mount that has a retractable arm. The speaker is close to a wall cabinet and I want it to be mounted on a retractable arm so I can swing it in and out as needed. I dont want the cabinet to...
  16. John Dirk

    Please Explain Speaker Sensitivity

    The title may be a bit misleading as I already understand the basic concept of speaker sensitivity. What I'm hoping to learn more about here is what [in the speaker design] ultimately determines the sensitivity of a particular enclosure. Clearly the better performers in this area tend to be...
  17. J

    What satellite speaker will work well in my system?

    Hi Guys. I'm new here and looking for a recommendation. I currently have a 5.1 system consisting of Monitor Audio towers for fronts, same series bookshelfs in the back, an Infinity IL36 center, and a large Jamo sub. I want to replace the L/R and rears with small satellites to make my wife...
  18. David Flora

    New Denon AVR X8500H Begs Questions on Speaker Placement....

    By now hopefully some of you have seen the new Denon X8500H, and wow is it NICE. I'm already scheming on how I'm going to break the news to my wife that this is going to be the new baby that runs my home theater! Anyway, I'm nearly finished with my basement home theater, and I initially wired...
  19. A

    New Speaker System

    My friends and I are in college and getting a house soon. We're planning to turn the basement into a party area / dance floor (basically a mini-fraternity). The basement is quite big and we're looking to really make it rock but we're fairly inexperienced when it comes to speaker systems. What...
  20. A

    Speaker Configuration for Music, Movies....

    Hi. In a 3.1 system, what is the best or most appropriate setup for music listening? Is it to configure the receiver to play only through the two mains and sub (eliminate the center channel)? OR put everything into stereo??? Or is it just whatever you want? Then for movies, I prefer to hear...
  21. C

    Looking for a speaker with at least 22khz frequency response

    Hi All, I am looking for a mini speaker with at least 22khz frequency response and supporting micro sd card. Most of the vendors mentioned that they support like 100Hz to 18 KHz or 100Hz to 20KHz. But my requirement is minimum 22KHz. I need to buy like 20 in quantity with less than 15USD...
  22. N

    Receiver for 3.1 speaker setup

    Hi, I realize this is waaay below the level of sophistication of systems you normally discuss here, but I'm hoping the experts on this forum can help me out. I just got a new TV (Vizio M65-E0) that has only one HDMI port capable of handling 4K UHD input. I have two devices currently that...
  23. K

    Fuse rating for DTS W9 speaker

    New to the site so bear with me. I have a DTS W9 speaker that's been great. We had the Hurricane come thru Houston so took power surges. Speaker out of warranty so doing it myself. I believe the Axial fuse to power supply is blown. My question is anyone know what amp rating I need? I can't find...
  24. C

    Center channel speaker help

    Need some help. I bought Martin Logan in-ceiling speakers for my theater system. Problem is that the center channel speaker (an ML-67i) requires roughly a 10.5" opening and I discovered I have only 8" horizontally between cross members in my ceiling. Everything is installed except the center...
  25. Wingsman

    In wall speaker help

    Hello, I am in a speaker situation that most of us face (wife acceptance). I do not have a dedicated HT. I use my living space as such, and have tried to set it up with good components as best i can. My current setup consists of an Anthem 710 receiver, right and left Paradigm Studio 20 speakers...
  26. valentins

    5.1.4 ATMOS Speaker setup - B&W CM8 S2, CCM662, CCM684

    Newbie here.. Currently working on a 5.1.4 ATMOS setup and would appreciate any comments/suggestions regarding the speaker choice and placement. Working with: Yamaha RX-A3060 Sub - BK P12-300SB-DF Fronts - B&W CM8 S2 Centre - B&W CCM 7.4 Rear Surrounds - 2 x B&W CCM662 Atmos- 4 x B&W CCM684...
  27. C

    First home theater system advice and speaker placement needed please!

    I just bought a home with my wife and am renovating. Wehave an open floor concept and I bought a 70 inch TV a few days ago, and want a surround sound to add to the experience. I have an open attic to wire speakers, but have no clue what speakers to buy or where to mount the surrounds. My budget...
  28. H

    Speaker Advice

    I moved out of a house with a dedicated theater room into a new home where I am trying to reuse as much of our old equipment as possible. The layout of the room presents some definite challenges and I need some advice on how to proceed. I'd like to setup a 5.1 system. Receiver- I have a Denon...
  29. J

    Yamaha RX-V383 Flashing Speaker Icons

    Hello all, So after I returned from work today I noticed my sound was cutting in and out from my speakers connected to my Yamaha RX-V383 receiver. The sound is going from the ARC input in the receiver to the ARC output on the TV. I noticed on my front display where it shows the speaker icons...