Pioneer vsx811

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  1. ChadLB

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    I currently use this receiver and have a question with my current setup. Since the lowest setting is 100hz is it best to have my main front speakers set to large or small?

    PIONEER VSX-D811S
    EQUALIZER KENWOOD 1070EK
    DVD PLAYER PIONEER DV-333
    TV TOSHIBA 36A40
    VCR SONY SLV695HV
    CENTER CHANNEL ACOUSTIC RESEARCH AR-4C
    BOOKSHELF ACOUSTIC RESEARCH AR-17
    MAIN SPEAKER ACOUSTIC RESEARCH AR-11
    SUBWOOFER ACOUSTIC RESEARCH AR-S112PS

    The specs on the arll's are as follow:

    The AR11 has an 8" side-firing high excursion woofer; a 1" plasma transferred; diamond hardened Titanium dome tweeter and a 5-1/4" Magalloy Minocqua mid-range.
    All transducers are magnetically shielded.
    Driver Complement Plasma Transferred Diamond Hardened 1" Titanium Dome Tweeter; 8" Side-firing High Excursion Woofer; 5 1/4" MagAlloy Monocoque Mid-Range
    Enclosure Design
    Frequency Response 35Hz-23KHz 2dB
    Sensitivity 91dB @ 2.83 Volts/Meter
    Crossover Frequency 100Hz and 3.2KHz
    Rated System Power See Recommended Amp. Power
    Recommended Amp. Power 20 Watts 200 Watts
    Nominal Impedance 8 Ohms
    Enclosure Dimensions 34" x 8 1/16" x 16"
     
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    If I were you, I'd let the sub do the low end work instead of those 8" woofers...Set the 811 to SMALL.

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  3. ChadLB

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    Get this the other day I was in Radio Shack and saw a RCA receiver that was identical to the Pioneer 711/811...that makes me sick......what is going on with that. It makes me want to return my 811....[​IMG]
     
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    well, atleast is says RCA and not Tandy. Then you'd be really pissed.
     
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    The Radioshack reciever is 5.1 while the 811 is 6.1 the 811 probably has more additional features than just the extra channel.
     
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    "Preouts for subwoofer, center-channel"
    Wouldn't have worked for me over the 811 [​IMG]
     

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