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How should I be setting up my KF-28 and KC-25 crossover?

Should I set it them all to Small / 80 hz? Or should I set the KF-28's to Large/40hz?
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^^^ IF you have a Subwoofer, use 80 & Small for a week or 10 days; then try 40 & Large...see what YOU like best.

If no SW, 40 & Large.
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okay thanks. and the center is best at 80?
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If you use Room correction such as Audyssey make sure you never go below what it recommends as a crossover. It's fine to raise from say 60Hz to 80Hz, but never go below. So if it would happen to suggest 60Hz then do not try 40Hz. Hope that makes sense .

For example Audyssey originally set my Klipsch KLF 10's to 40Hz and my KLF C-7 to 60Hz. I have two capable subs so I boosted the FL & FR up 20Hz. 80Hz all the way around gets mentioned a lot but that is mostly to save power draw to the AVR. Klipsch are pretty efficient so I think 60Hz works well and prevents possible localization of Sub(s).

Everyone should listen between 40, 60, & 80Hz and decide if they like the 40-80Hz slam better from the fronts, or the sub. It was really close for me between 40 & 60 (my 10" woofers can slam), so I made the deciding factor be what was easiest on my AVR which is always the higher 60Hz.

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okay thanks. and the center is best at 80?
Most likely, Same is true for the surrounds. Not much if any low end gets sent to those speakers. I do keep my center set to 60Hz to match the rest of my fronts. The dual 8" woofers on my KLF C-7 are pretty capable though so I said why not. Doubt it makes much improvement (if any at all) over 80Hz though.

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Klipsch KLF-C7 X 2 Surrounds
Dual HSU VTF-3 MK4 Subs
BenQ W1070 projector
106" Antra fixed Screen
3D powered by AMD home built computer
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