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post #5731 of 5740 Old 02-19-2015, 07:31 AM
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Thanks for the link, although i read my hk manual some more and thought i might have found why my sub2 out wasnt working.. Not so, and as a result i lost all sound for 2 days because i had to redo my hdmi cable to get the osd on the screen... Anyway i just picked up a sweet new jamo center speaker on ebay today, hopefully a bargain if its legit.. Since my front speakers are d6 do you think this will affect my sound too much?? The new center will fit nicely just below my projector screen..
Glad you figured out the sub outputs. Since your HK is older, I doubt it will configure dual subs separately. I could be completely wrong though. If so, you should still follow the suggestions in my other thread for setting the gain on each subwoofer before running the auto calibration.

Congrats on the new center. Which one did you get? What were you running as a center previously? This would be some helpful info to see if it will affect the sound much
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Glad you figured out the sub outputs. Since your HK is older, I doubt it will configure dual subs separately. I could be completely wrong though. If so, you should still follow the suggestions in my other thread for setting the gain on each subwoofer before running the auto calibration.

Congrats on the new center. Which one did you get? What were you running as a center previously? This would be some helpful info to see if it will affect the sound much
I've got a crazy setup(as far as connections).. 7 d6lcr's, 2 d6subs, acer projector, optoma 3d converter, hk 745.. I got that old hk because i was worried those speakers would fry most avr's in my budget... the problem is that to watch 3d movies with the HK i needed that converter and i have to use optical audio because the hdmi is not pass thru.. there is only 1 hdmi out (only 2 in), so when i djust the avr i have to unplug from the converter to the hk to get the OSD to show on the screen, and getting the optical matched up with the dvd was kind of a pain too..

anyway, i reset all the audio settings using the ezq and i got no sound for 2 days.. finally, and i don't know exactly how, i got it back to the old settings and it works again..

The center speaker i got is a Jamo c10-cen.. it is the new top of the line concert one.. i just saw it yesterday on ebay with only one low bid so i thought id watch at the end and put in a low bid just in case, and i actually won.. but the guy hasnt accepted my payment yet and he's a 1st time seller so i'm thinking he might ignore the whole thing.. that speaker looks awesome and i hope it would improve the music experience on that setup as well as fitting under the bottom of my projector screen..

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Hi,
Just looking for some advice on something I have noticed with a Subwoofer in my setup. I have the following:

Jamo speaker set A102HCS6 - Which contains the the subwoofer in question (Thinks its the Jamo Sub210). I have two of these speaker sets making the setup a 7.2 surround sound setup.

These speaker sets are cabled back to a Yamaha RX-V675 Receiver.

I noticed last evening that the Blue LED on the front of one of the Subwoofers is very dimm, while the 2nd subwoofer has its Blue LED still very bright. Now I have read somewhere that the blue LED brightness on the front of some Subwoofers is determined by the volume setting but I'm not sure that the case here as I've only just noticed the LED change in brightness yesterday evening and I've changed nothing?

Just wondering is this anything to be worried about i.e. is this just the nature of these diodes or is this a precursor to a bigger problem to come?

Any just wanted to get the feedback from the people in the know.......any help is appreciated.
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Hi,
Just looking for some advice on something I have noticed with a Subwoofer in my setup. I have the following:

Jamo speaker set A102HCS6 - Which contains the the subwoofer in question (Thinks its the Jamo Sub210). I have two of these speaker sets making the setup a 7.2 surround sound setup.

These speaker sets are cabled back to a Yamaha RX-V675 Receiver.

I noticed last evening that the Blue LED on the front of one of the Subwoofers is very dimm, while the 2nd subwoofer has its Blue LED still very bright. Now I have read somewhere that the blue LED brightness on the front of some Subwoofers is determined by the volume setting but I'm not sure that the case here as I've only just noticed the LED change in brightness yesterday evening and I've changed nothing?

Just wondering is this anything to be worried about i.e. is this just the nature of these diodes or is this a precursor to a bigger problem to come?

Any just wanted to get the feedback from the people in the know.......any help is appreciated.
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Anyone know where I could find a pair of c809's in the US? Prefer the dark apple finish.
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Anyone know where I could find a pair of c809's in the US? Prefer the dark apple finish.

I see the C807's once in awhile but the C809's are definitely hard to find. eBay is probably your best bet. Also check Newegg and Audiogon.


It's really a shame these speakers aren't widely available. I've had the 809's for 4 years now and still love everything about them. Great sound and great build quality at a reasonable price.

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Hello!

Quick question. I have a pair od good old JAMO BX150A 3way boxes. My father bought them in 1994. They are connected to an onkyo TX8210R amplifier.

A few questions. First. Is it sonicali okay to keep these speakers on the floor considering i's listening from a chair and my head comes about 30cm above the tweeter?
I first taught floor would be a terrible position following the PA setup rules, SUB on the floor, mid slightly above the head, tweeter even more above the head. However online i read that these are "floorstanding speakers"
And then i also remembered that they had rubber feet on the bottom. So i tried putting them on the floor and honestly... when they are on the floor they sound better and more natural then in any position i tried. Are these actually designed to be on the floor?

Question two. The woofer membrane is a little rotted, suspension is not in best shape either. Would you reccomend replacing the suspension and foam surround or reconing those woofers or buying replacement jamo woofers. If replacement is an option witch would be the best 10' replacement woofer?

How good is this HIFI by todays manners. I mean to me they don't sound as good as my AKG K545 headphones but they do sound pretty damn god when playing FLAC trough them.
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Anyone know where I could find a pair of c809's in the US? Prefer the dark apple finish.
maybe here http://www.electronics-depot.com/jamo_c809.htm
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Here is a picture of my desk. So i'm reffering to my last post where i asked about the positioning:

http://i30.photobucket.com/albums/c3...psszh4yjtm.jpg
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