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#81 Hoodcom

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Posted 06 December 2016 - 03:46 PM

Luke has 8 sealed 21s and they still barely keep up with two othorns. Maybe if you put the sealed subs nearfield they will stand a chance. 0-30hz shouldn't be localizable at all. If they're 8-12 feet closer to you, that makes up a lot of lost spl to distance. Awesome stuff you have anyhow. Isn't there a processor available that can handle all of the work instead of those behringers?

 

I did expect the Othorns to easily overpower the Daytons, and I would love to be able to run eight sealed 21" subwoofers one day too.  :D Even though they may not keep up, I do feel going further like with 21" will still help give me the boost in the infrasonic range I'd want. Since my room is above the garage, the impact will optimal with the suspended flooring.

 

I've considered nearfield as well, though unfortunately there's no way to accomplish this, I'm afraid. Unless I replace the bedframe and box spring with subwoofers for the mattress to be on top of. My bed is behind the sofa. I pretty well turned my room into my own little home theater space.

 

 

As for the Berhringer units, there are plenty of DSP options available out there, these just were the best bang for the buck when I got them. Right now they aren't even used to do anything for the LCR, just the LFE. Since I got the Marantz AV7703 I can take the DEQ2496 out of the equation since it's in bypass mode right now.

 

What I may do is take the LFE connection from the pre-pro and put it to the DEQ then digitally feed a DCX unit dedicated to the subwoofers. So that way I have all the control I would ever need there. Though I may not really need the DEQ still. 



#82 Ricci

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Posted 06 December 2016 - 03:59 PM

Nice front stage. Othorn's in what looks like a tiny room. Bet that is ass kicking with music.

 

You already have 4 RS18's. Looks like you could move the JBL's out and put another 4 RS18's in the same spot fairly easy.


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Posted 06 December 2016 - 06:38 PM

Nice front stage. Othorn's in what looks like a tiny room. Bet that is ass kicking with music.

 

You already have 4 RS18's. Looks like you could move the JBL's out and put another 4 RS18's in the same spot fairly easy.

Thanks! The room is about 11' 10" wide by 22' to 23' long (I need to recheck this. I've mostly focused on the width.). Then you can obviously see the limitation I have height wise by the ceiling.  Also yes, I may not really have needed two, but it helps to balance things out with one on each side greatly.  :D They really don't have to work hard here, I usually touch only the -20dB indicators on the QSC amps. Though with some content and movies I've seen -10dB easily enough. And this is just with 2400/2500 watt amplifiers.  :ph34r:  

 

 

Yeah, that definitely was a big consideration, I really like the RS18's. Though I still wondered if I should go abit above and beyond and go the route of 21" which I can still accomplish here. Decisions decisions.  ;)






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