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Old 01-24-2012, 03:58 PM - Thread Starter
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I am new to this whole audio thing and I have read thread after thread on speakers, speaker wiring, avr's, blu ray players, ect....

I just can't seem to find a thread on how to properly setup a subwoofer in the room, especially an explanation what the knobs mean on the back of the subwoofer. I have read what setting it should be at for optimal sound like the LPF, but what exactly does the LPF do? What does these knobs I see on the back of the subwoofer do and what exactly is a good range to set these knobs at?

I have a Denon 4311ci AVR and a Paradigm sub 12 if that helps at all.

Any threads leading me in the right direction is much appreciated.

Frank
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Old 01-24-2012, 04:20 PM
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I am new to this whole audio thing and I have read thread after thread on speakers, speaker wiring, avr's, blu ray players, ect....

I just can't seem to find a thread on how to properly setup a subwoofer in the room, especially an explanation what the knobs mean on the back of the subwoofer. I have read what setting it should be at for optimal sound like the LPF, but what exactly does the LPF do? What does these knobs I see on the back of the subwoofer do and what exactly is a good range to set these knobs at?

I have a Denon 4311ci AVR and a Paradigm sub 12 if that helps at all.

Any threads leading me in the right direction is much appreciated.

Frank

Here's a couple of links for you. I just picked up the 4311 and there's some good info here.

http://ask.audyssey.com/entries/7617...tup-and-multeq

http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showt...5#post14456895

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Old 01-25-2012, 09:54 AM - Thread Starter
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Thanks for the input!
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more links for you:

Guide to Subwoofers
http://forum.blu-ray.com/subwoofers/...justments.html

Guide to Subwoofers Part II
http://forum.blu-ray.com/subwoofers/...oom-modes.html

Bass Management Part I
http://forum.blu-ray.com/subwoofers/...nt-part-i.html

Bass Management Part II
http://forum.blu-ray.com/subwoofers/...t-part-ii.html

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