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And the hum is gone. Not sure where it came from. When replacing my Marantz SR7008 with a new Anthem AVM60, i went from RCA interconnects to balanced line inputs. Made an effort to cleanup all the wiring while i was in there. Turn on system and its gone! Love it! Thanks for everyones help.
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And the hum is gone. Not sure where it came from. When replacing my Marantz SR7008 with a new Anthem AVM60, i went from RCA interconnects to balanced line inputs. Made an effort to cleanup all the wiring while i was in there. Turn on system and its gone! Love it! Thanks for everyones help.
In my system a simple exchange of RCA to balanced lines to my subs made the difference. Glad yours worked out well.

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Got my credit cards all paid off, and I have room for one more F18+ and two slave units in the HT room, hope Mark is getting that inventory back up!
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Got my credit cards all paid off, and I have room for one more F18+ and two slave units in the HT room, hope Mark is getting that inventory back up!
Mark contacted me last night, I am getting one of the slave units that will be available in a couple weeks. See how that sounds and decide if I want even more heheh.
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I run an XLR to RCA adapter and I had a wonderful hum when I first bought mine a few years back. Spoke to Mark on the phone at that time. Had me cut one of the 3 connections on the XLR adapter and voila hum gone. I'm suspecting it's the ground but I don't recall at the moment.

The only time it'll hum now is when I'm playing with the back of the AVR and I happen to remove the HDMI output to my projector. At that point I get a nice low line hum that won't stop unless I unplug the sub or re-connect the HDMI output.

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Mark contacted me last night, I am getting one of the slave units that will be available in a couple weeks. See how that sounds and decide if I want even more heheh.
We are catching up quickly with another 24 black maple F18 cabinets that arrived Friday. We have a few rosenut and black oak F18s in stock now, and have 4-6 black maple units from the 24 that aren't yet sold. Between F18s, SubMersives and MFW-Turbo-SS units, we are at about 30 subwoofers to deliver, but most all should be cleared through by the middle of next week (~10/26). After that time we will finally be caught up on amplifiers with some inventory on hand. I intend to keep lead times short to reasonable through the end of the year, but you are welcome to challenge me with a flood of orders.

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Mark -- hate to cross-post, but this thread seems to get a little more activity than the Cat thread. Can you please take a moment out of your assuredly busy day to respond to my post here? PM would be fine if you'd prefer; thanks!
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Just picked up F18's.

Looking forward to integrating these with the F2's and finally using REW and Umik to fine tune things. For those wondering, do not bring an SUV (even with folding seats) to pick up 4 of these...we had to unbox the 4th and get creative on safely packing....Thanks so much for helping Mark!
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Got my shipping email so along about Wednesday I will have the slave in the house. I read that I can connect three slaves so there may be two more in my winter future. And then another powered unit....
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The subs are about 6 inches off the wall, should I pull them out to 1 ft?
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pulled them out level with the rack, looks better!
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Everyone is telling me that the 60" tv is too tiny now with the big subs, I guess I should go buy a 85" 4K.
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Everyone is telling me that the 60" tv is too tiny now with the big subs, I guess I should go buy a 75" 4K.
looks like a decent wall to mount a projector screen, in which even 75" is tiny in comparison.
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PJ 100" minimum. Moving pictures are the weak link there.
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Just throwing in a good plug for F18. I currently only have two master F18 and one slave.


My old HT room was kind of a 'L' shape, hence why I got the odd number of THREE subs. New house HT room is a big rectangle, good dimensions for HT equipment.


I was worried that three subs might be an issue - but no problems at all. Hell, I'd almost recommend three locations for subs now. I simply put one F18 master behind couch/MLP in middle of room. And then I put the other two on each side of Right and Left front speakers. So I literally put the three subs where they looked the best. I ran room correction (Dirac Live/ddrc-88a) - and blam - PERFECT frequency response without sub crawl or anything. I think they are just such beasts, and play so well together, that they just don't give a **** about room modes.


So anyway, I'm pretty stoked. Plus I have two masters already, so I see five more slaves in my future!
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