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    Klipsch R-12SW not playing low frequencies well

    So I have a Klipsch R-12SW subwoofer hooked up to a Yamaha RX-V473 receiver, and it does not play low frequencies well. I took it over to a friends house and hooked it up to their system where it sounded just fine, playing as loud and low as it should, using a Yamaha RX-V683. The cable I use...
  2. C

    Subwoofer directly to LG TV

    I would like to connect a standalone subwoofer (didn't buy one yet) to my TV's. Please let me know if this can be done. I have an LG 65SK9000PUA I like the TV speakers on this model and prefer not to get a speaker system. Just the sub, but...
  3. S

    Eosone RSF 1000 Speakers setup

    I have a pair of Eosone RFS 1000 Speakers. They have in each speaker a pair of 10" subs (one powered by the internal 120w amp and one passive, powered by external amplification). They have 2 6.5" mid firing forward and the other on the rear firing rearward. There is also 1 4"...
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    Pioneer Elite VSX-94 TXH - Stereo + Subwoofer at same time

    I have a dedicated, powered subwoofer that is connect and when listening to records I would like to add some bass to the speakers by using the powered subwoofer in addition to my stereo speakers. My record player is connected to a phono pre-stage that is then connected to the Pioneer VSX-94 TXH...
  5. A

    Help with subwoofer and speakers impedance

    Hello, I was offered a Denon avr-x1600h Dab and I want to use it with the speakers that I already ahve (they are 4 ohms speakers). I was wondering if it is ok to use them with the Polk Hts 10 sub (8ohm sub) ? thanks in advance for any help you can give me on this matter. Best, Antonio
  6. S

    Sub Placement Wrong?

    Can someone tell me if my sub placement is wrong here? I'm no expert, which is why I was hoping to get some advice on whether I should change the placement here. Thanks in advance.
  7. Johnny Angell

    My Subwoofer Hums

    At first I thought something was wrong with the SW, but then the humming stopped. So I rewound on my DVR, and the humming restarted and then stopped in the same point. It appears to be content related and I’m watching CNN. When I watch what happens when it stops and starts, I don’t see a...
  8. Johnny Angell

    My Subwoofer Sucks!

    Today, I did what I suppose many have done. I draped some toilet paper over the single horn opening in my SW. I expected it to puff out the tp, instead it sucked it in. The inward pressure would subside and the tp would come back as it relaxed, but never did it puff out. In the past, I...
  9. J

    Need to help!!! The subwoofer has some strange sound

    Hi all, I have just bought a new Edifier S350DB speaker. But in some songs, my subwoofer emits some strange sound like rattling sound. The first song that I played "Infinity Ink - Infinity (Dubdogz & Bhaskar Remix) (Bass Boosted)" The second song: "Imany feat...
  10. MrMorgan

    Harman Kardon SB 16 Subwoofer Low Volume

    Hi all, I am having low volume issues with my hand-me-down Harman Kardon SB 16 subwoofer. It doesn't produce an acceptable volume level as compared to the soundbar. I have to turn the volume knob all the way up to get nearly an acceptable volume. The quality of the sound is good, it doesn't...
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    Subwoofer will not work with my Marantz 7011

    Ok I'm about to pull my hair out on this. I have a Klipsch R-115SW subwoofer. It has been working for a year now but moved my system and now it magically doesn't work. Im using the WA-2 Wireless transmitter for it, shows them connected and everything. When i go into my Marantz setup and do the...
  12. Mr645

    Reviews of DIY Subwoofers?

    I see lots of information about building them but really nothing solid as far as a review as to how they perform. I am thinking of building a subwoofer project during this downtime and looking at the Dayton UM 18 in a 4 cubic foot sealer enclosure. Possibly doing 2 of them in a slightly larger...
  13. M

    Power Amp for Passive Subwoofer

    I'm working on putting together a subwoofer in the home theater. Right now I have a Samsung 5.1 Home Theater System with 1000 Watt Samsung Blueray reviewer and Thunder TC512 double coil 300 watt RMS - 900-watt peak each passive subwoofer that I would like to use. I can replace Samsung sub with...
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    Need help with subwoofer Altec Lansing Dell ADA-995

    i have Altec Lansing Dell ADA-995 what i would like to know is if i could put a Y splitter on the Front Left and Front Right going to the Sub Out on a Reciever, and is this safe to do?
  15. J

    Question about subwoofer settings

    In my receiver, I have the front 3 speakers set to small, and crossover set to 8o hz. All 3 speakers are rated down to 49 hz. 1) On the back of sub, the crossover adjusts from 50 hz. to 200 hz. Where should I set it? 2) In the receiver under sub output, should I choose "LFE" or "LFE + MAIN" ...
  16. Dave Moritz

    Klipsch or SVS Subwoofer to replace HSU subwoofer ?

    Currently I am waiting for my Klipsch RC-64 center channel speaker to arrive so it is time to research subwoofers! My home theater over the past year has gone through a big transformation! From a Marantz SR-8012 receiver to a Sony A9F OLED 4K TV and Panasonic DP-UB9000 4K UHD Blu-ray Player to...
  17. M

    Passive Subwoofer with regular speaker wiresto go

    Bought a house that has this setup 4 speakers in ceiling 2 speakers in front wall 1 center speaker on wall 2 8” passive subwoofers on wall (Dayton Audio CS8SW-88 8" In-Wall Dual Voice Coil Subwoofer) All connection wires are coming to a different room ( all 7 speakers are banana plugs but...
  18. Divyam

    Subwoofer suggestion - SVS vs Rythmik

    I am planning to build a dedicated HT with a 7.2.4 setup. My room size is 21 ft x 15 ft x 9 ft. I will use the room for movies, music and games (33% each) I am confused between the following subs - A pair of the SVS SB 4000's or a pair of the Rythmik F18. I am getting both for a similar price...
  19. M

    Fix Output Subwoofer Signal

    Yamaha Natural Sound AV Receiver Model # HTR-5450 Monoprice Powered 8" Subwoofer Model # MSUB-A082 The subwoofer Stopped Working Correctly & Only Made Alot Of Backgroud Static & A Little Krackeling Noises. I Thought The Problem Was The Subwoofers Builtin Amp, So I Replaced It With A Brand...
  20. C

    Yamaha RX-V461 No Subwoofer Signal

    I've had my Yamaha RX-V461 set up for over a decade, connected to a JBL surround sound system, including a subwoofer. It's worked flawlessly forever. I moved to a new house, connected everything back together but I'm having issues. The first is that the subwoofer doesn't appear to be getting a...
  21. A

    Subwoofer Popping With No Input

    Hello Everyone, My issue is with a popping subwoofer. Generally the thump occurs when there is no audio playing. There is no buzzing from any speaker before it after the thump. My setup consists of a Sony amp (the model escapes me at the moment), 5 Elac Unifi speakers and a Sumiko S10...
  22. A

    Traditional freestanding subwoofer placed under false floor???

    I recently purchased a home that has an 11 seat home theater in the basement. The theater has 3 rows of seats with the first row being on the lowest level (concrete foundation) and the other two rows are built on top of a false floor riser (2x4's, subfloor and carpet on top). This creates a very...
  23. Dave>h

    Help - Subwoofer constant thumping

    Hi, Recently purchased an older M&K sub for my home theater. Has worked flawless until recently when it has developed a thump, like a heart beat. IT comes and goes. I haven't done a lot of experimenting but I have the following facts: 1) when I unplug the RCA connect to the sub, noise goes...
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    Passive to Active Subwoofer convertor for Denon AVR 2312ci

    I recently upgraded my AV Receiver to a Denon AVR 2312ci I found at a thrift store for $30! It works very well! The only problem is my old receiver used a passive subwoofer and my new (to me) Denon uses an active port. I was reading that I needed an amplifier to use my passive subwoofer. I found...
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    Need technical information about velodyne F1500B subwoofer

    hello I have an old f1500B velodyne servo Control subwoofer and I want to know what the piazo is with its four-pin connector connected ton thé amplifier. . Without any signal to its nput, the speaker emits a strong and regular high-pitched sound. I unplugged the piazo's four-pin connector to...
  26. eddified

    In-wall vs standalone Subwoofer & in-wall vs standalone speakers

    Hello, I've got an unfinished basement and am in planning stages right now. I had settled on building a 5.2.2 home theater system (used almost exclusively for tv & movies) with in-wall & in-ceiling speakers (including in-wall Left, Right and Center speakers), but with 2 standalone powered 12"...
  27. JohnnyM

    Can I do this with my subwoofer?

    My 20 year old Paradigm PS-1000 amplifier is shot. Speaker is good and was just rebuilt. Can I use one of my old amps to power it? If so, how would I get the LFE information from the source device into the separate amp? And if the separate amp does not have an LFE output, how would I get the...
  28. R

    Klipsch Surround and Subwoofer New in Box Never opened

    (2) Klipsch RS-62II surround speakers New in Box, never opened $250 each (1) Klipsch SW-115 Subwoofer New in box never opened $550 Located in Charlotte, NC Russ 412-980-1000
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    Recommendations for Compact Speaker

    I just finished wiring my family room for 5.1 surround sound and I am looking at starting to choose speakers and a receiver. The room is rectangular at 14x15 ft with 9ft, flat ceiling. As this is our family room, my wife is very adamant about it not turning into a home theater with an...
  30. DanTheMan1379

    need a subwoofer for a yamaha RX-V485

    hi i have a RX-V485 and i need a subwoofer that works with this receiver. my budget is $120 for the subwoofer. any suggests?