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Does anybody know if the microphone cable is a regular mini usb-usb cable or if it is an Anthem proprietary one?

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Regular mini USB.
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No 3d passthrough

Hi,

I'm just trying 3d for the first time through my MRX 700. My Epson 5030 UB doesn't recognize the 3d signal when using the Anthem. It does, when going straight through the projector. I am on 50.25 firmware, which I believe is the latest and greatest.

Any ideas?

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ARC Results

Hi All
Here my ARC results: Can I do better


Room = 12x18


Speakers=Salk Songtowers (Ribbon Tweeter)
Center = Salk Songcenter (Not Ribbon)
Surrounds = M&K 550THX
Surround Backs =M&K 550THX


SPEAKER CONFIG
Front Left = +6
Center = +5
Front Right = +6
Surround Right = +9
Surround Left = +9
Aux Right = + 9
Aux Left = +9
Sub = - 9


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Turn the sub down a bit - perhaps.

[QUOTE=squid48072;31156665]Hi All
Here my ARC results: Can I do better


Room = 12x18


Speakers=Salk Songtowers (Ribbon Tweeter)
Center = Salk Songcenter (Not Ribbon)
Surrounds = M&K 550THX
Surround Backs =M&K 550THX


SPEAKER CONFIG
Front Left = +6
Center = +5
Front Right = +6
Surround Right = +9
Surround Left = +9
Aux Right = + 9
Aux Left = +9
Sub = - 9

I'm no expert, but you should probably turn down the volume on the sub down as the MRX is really correcting a lot by the looks of that -9. Also, everyone says you should shoot for a cutoff on the sub of 120. You're at 100, which isn't bad. I have started with it at 80, but by dragging my SVS Ultra 13 around the room, I can always seem to get it at 120.

Good luck
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Yes the gain on the back of your sub is too high. You want the MRX to set the sub between -3 and +3. Also I'm not sure what sub you have, but it's rolling off at around 50Hz. Make sure the crossover on the back of the sub is bypassed/off. If you can't turn the crossover off turn it up as high as it will go. That will make it so high that it has no effect. You only want to use the crossover in the MRX and it looks like your sub's crossover is overriding the MRX crossover and causing you to loose a lot of bass.

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