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Drewski

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    Family Room (5.1.2)
    Klipsch RP-250F
    Klipsch RP-250c
    Klipsch RP-150M
    Klipsch RP-140SA
    Klipsch R-112SW
    Pioneer Elite VSX-LX301
    Sony 75" XBR-940E
    Oppo UDP-203 | Apple 4K | PS4-Pro

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    Klipsch Reference S4i

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  1. Drewski

    Tower Speaker (RP-250F) Bass Response

    Very much so, I love these speakers. I have not disabled the sub, just dialed the gain back a bit so it isn't so boomy at night. It is a shared family room 23'L x 11'W x 7'H where the main seating area is 8.5'L x 11'W x 7'H. AVR is VSX-LX301 The 250Fs are about a foot from the wall toed in a bit.
  2. Drewski

    Tower Speaker (RP-250F) Bass Response

    So, I messed around with the EQ a bit. Looks like when I used the microphone to auto-configure the system with MCACC it removed all the bass response from the towers. I disabled it completely and it's a world of difference. I'm going to a little more testing with setting the fronts back and forth from Small/Large, Crossovers between 50 and 80 and Double Bass.
  3. Drewski

    RP-140SA Positioning

    Hi Everyone, I have a pair of RP-140SA sitting on top of my RP-250F speakers. The ceilings are low in my room, 7 feet, would it be better to wall mount them as height channels? There is not much immersion or noticeable sound coming when sitting on the sofa 8 feet away. Would this still give the same effect for Dolby Atmos content? Thanks, Drew
  4. Drewski

    Tower Speaker (RP-250F) Bass Response

    Thanks, I can give that a shot.
  5. Drewski

    Tower Speaker (RP-250F) Bass Response

    Yup, I tried running them both has Large and Small.
  6. My current configuration consists of a 5.1.2 setup. Kind of a newbie question but my front towers do not get much bass when listing to music or watching movies. Pretty much all bass goes to the LFE channel. However, I would like to disable the sub sometimes. Mostly for late night viewing. I tried setting my crossover to 50hz and 80hz. I also tried enabling double bass. It may be a content issue, if I try a "bass test" video on YouTube the towers have noticeable woofer movement and air pressure from the ports. If I am listing to music or a movie they do not produce much bass. Speakers L/R - RP-250F C - RP-250C Surround - RP-150M Height - RP-140SA Sub - R-112SW AVR Pioneer Elite VSX-LX301 Inputs Apple 4K TV Oppo UDP-203
  7. I have an extra pair of Klipsh RP-140SA Elevation speakers. I was wondering if they can be re-purposed as a pair of bookshelf speakers. The SVS Prime Elevation speakers can be rotated to become L/R speakers. Do the Klipsch have enough frequency support to be used for music and 2 channel TV audio?
  8. Drewski

    50-60Hz hum in my system

    Yup, it didn't work. Just wanted to make sure that I'm not chasing the wrong thing. Thanks!
  9. Drewski

    50-60Hz hum in my system

    I'm having a hard time finding a Jensen TA-R1 online. Would the isolator purchased do the same thing? https://www.amazon.com/Transformer-Eliminator-Blue-Jeans-Cable/dp/B00GG1PK5W
  10. Drewski

    50-60Hz hum in my system

    Are there any suggestions on what dummy plug to get, any links would be helpful thanks!
  11. Drewski

    50-60Hz hum in my system

    Does the dummy plug go right into the wall outlet? Is this just for a test? Is there risk of the sub getting fried?
  12. Drewski

    50-60Hz hum in my system

    Hi Everyone, I also have a low-frequency hum coming from my subwoofer. It increases as I turn up the gain as well. I tried a bunch of different things but can't seem to get rid of it. The Hum happens no matter what I do. The only time it is not an issue is when the cable is not plugged into the LFE input. I thought it may be a ground loop issue but can't seem to get rid of it. My Audio Setup: Pioneer Elite VSX-LX301 -> Klipsch 5.1.2 | RP-250F | RP-250C | RP-150M | RP-140SA | R-112SW No Hum - Powered off, other components on No Hum - LFE Remove Cable and power on Hum - LFE Cable inserted Hum - LFE Cable rerouted so it is not near any other power cables or signal cables. Hum - Changed LFE Cable Hum - Added in a Blue Jeans Subwoofer Isolation Transformer between Sub and AVR Hum - Changed power cable Hum - Plugged Sub directly into the wall outlet Hum - Plugged Sub into power conditioner with other components Hum - Removed all HDMI and Optical Inputs from the AVR Hum - Changed Subwoofer Plate Amp (RMA from Klipsch)
  13. Drewski

    R-112SW NA Cutting Out with Deep or Intense Bass

    I just received the new plate amp and installed it. After some basic testing, the cutting out does not occur anymore. Guess it was a defective amp. A+ to Klipsch Support for sending this out so quickly.
  14. Drewski

    R-112SW NA Cutting Out with Deep or Intense Bass

    Sounds good to me. Should I put the gain all the way up then run MCACC on my AVR?
  15. Drewski

    R-112SW NA Cutting Out with Deep or Intense Bass

    +0.0dB, I contacted the support and they walked me through a couple of steps. They are sending a replacement amp for the unit. Seems to be a common thread on this forum. I wonder if I just got one from a bad lot.
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