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Hmm, that's indeed smaller than I would expect. I would typically expect a speaker diameter to measure from center to center of the foam surround. Maybe give them outside edge to outside edge. Now I need to go measure my RP-250C tonight, if I remember...
They must be counting the diameter along the surface rather than across the opening, so the distance down into the center of the cone and back up to the other edge.
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Someone said in amother post that is something to do with the size of the frame of the woofer. I measured my old 12" Cerwin Vegas and they were like 11" something, must be the standard

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Finally finished my Klipsch Home Theatre System and have moved everything in.

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Thank you to all the people who have helped, criticised and pointed me in the right direction as it has really been appreciated and it has meant I have avoided some of the pitfalls that comes with the Dedicated Media Room build...

Now to enjoy and keep up to date with the world of klipsch on AVS
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Finally finished my Klipsch Home Theatre System and have moved everything in.

RF7ii - RC64ii - RF82ii - RF82ii - RS62ii - RS62ii - SW115 ( x 2 ) - CDT-5650 ( x 2 )

Now to enjoy and keep up to date with the world of klipsch on AVS
Outstanding setup Mr. Henhrig!
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Got my replacement pair today. They sound great! And more importantly, the same! Both mid-woofers and both tweeters seem to work just fine.

I'll do some critical listening tonight, hopefully, but I think these will do just fine.
Quoting myself again for context...

I listened to Steven Wilson's new EP, 4 1/2, on BD (5.1 DTS-HD MA) last night. Sounded very very nice. But I wasn't familiar with that music (my first listen), so this morning I put on a bit of his last full-length album, Hand.Cannot.Erase., also on BD, and that sounded very very nice again. I'm quite happy with the RP-160Ms and RP-250C up front. I dunno if it is the placebo effect from hearing the previous set with the one bad tweeter, but this sounded very clear, more detailed than I was used to.

Or may be it was because it was a rare morning listening session, so I was drinking coffee in the AM, vs drinking wine or beer in the PM...

I also moved the front mains in towards the center - previously I had them fairly wide (about 80 deg spread vs the nominal 60 deg recommended). They were wider than "recommended" because some surround music mixes are true Quad, and sound better with wider fronts. So now they are about 70 deg apart, closer to the ideal for the center seat in the front row, and pretty much bang on 60 deg for the center seat in the back row. So depending on whether the music is mixed as "5.1" or "4.0" I might switch my listening position.

Superbowl is tomorrow night, so the new speakers will get a work out there with all the cheering when Denver wins.





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Oh yeah, as wvu80 said: Outstanding setup Mr. Henhrig!
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Finally finished my Klipsch Home Theatre System and have moved everything in.

( see below my tag line for link to thread )

Thank you to all the people who have helped, criticised and pointed me in the right direction as it has really been appreciated and it has meant I have avoided some of the pitfalls that comes with the Dedicated Media Room build...

Now to enjoy and keep up to date with the world of klipsch on AVS
Impressive list for sure, congrats.

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Hi, i want to use the RP140SA as Surround Back speakers.
The MLP is about 2.5 meters from the back wall where i want to hang the 140SA.
What will the minimum and max height from the floor be for the 140SA when i use them for Surround Back speakers (around 80 cm beteen them from tweeter to tweeter) ?


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Is anyone using RP240s on stands? If so, which stands? Looks like the RPs can be mounted on threaded 1/4 stands/mounts.
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