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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   07-29-2015, 11:59 PM
Replies: 36
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Posted By splotten
At Xmax + 10mm it will be completely out of the...

At Xmax + 10mm it will be completely out of the gap. Quoted Xmax is 15mm (16mm), however geometric Xmax is 9mm and it will leave the gap completely at 21mm.



Winding depth...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   07-27-2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 32,443
Posted By splotten
I doesent really have to be anything fancy. Any...

I doesent really have to be anything fancy. Any meter can be used to measure if there is below 20Hz roll off, but obviously you need to stay away from any clipping. Just measure at, say 10V output,...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   07-27-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 32,443
Posted By splotten
Measure input and output voltage with a a...

Measure input and output voltage with a a voltmeter and calculate gain (output/input) at 10, 20 and 40 Hz. If gain is approx the same at all frequencies you have no roll off. If gain declines at...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   07-19-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 6,960
Posted By splotten
That particular scene is just insane and...

That particular scene is just insane and downright dangerous to the equipment. A few days ago I broke a 8" reflex speaker watching it at loud but not unreasonable level, because I didn't have my sub...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-19-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 168,243
Posted By splotten
What media player would you suggest then ?

What media player would you suggest then ?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-11-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 168,243
Posted By splotten
Spotify connect trouble. Hey. I have a 2040...

Spotify connect trouble.

Hey. I have a 2040 that I'm trying to use with spotify connect on android. The net functions like the Yamaha control app, net radio and server streaming from PLEX works...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-08-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 168,243
Posted By splotten
Not via the app I believe, but you can access...

Not via the app I believe, but you can access those functions on the Web setup menu. just go to the receivers ip and add setup to the address. Like so:

http://192.168.1.35/setup/

Your ip may...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-02-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 2,488
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Posted By splotten
Thanks. Thats helpful. I think I'm gonna go with...

Thanks. Thats helpful. I think I'm gonna go with an IR extender similar to what you have for the receiver and the other sources, and then combine it with the Yamaha app on a tablet.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-02-2015, 12:35 PM
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Posted By splotten
Great idea. Thanks :-)

Great idea. Thanks :-)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-02-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 168,243
Posted By splotten
Yes. Im thinking about getting a cheap android...

Yes. Im thinking about getting a cheap android tablet for controlling the receiver with the app. I do however like to have a normal remote for the simple tasks like volume and choosing a "scene".
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-02-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 168,243
Posted By splotten
Yeah I know. I does get hot, but I think I'm on...

Yeah I know. I does get hot, but I think I'm on top of it. I need make some vents and maybe do forced ventilation with PC fans or something.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-02-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 2,488
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Posted By splotten
Remote IR sensor I have a RX A2040, and I...

Remote IR sensor

I have a RX A2040, and I would like to put it in a cupboard in a room nex to my living room where my speakers and TV are. I would like to retain the IR-remote functionality and I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-20-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 168,243
Posted By splotten
Is this with YPAO room calibration ON or OFF? ...

Is this with YPAO room calibration ON or OFF?

What is the test signal?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-20-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 168,243
Posted By splotten
Cant really offer any help, but you do know that...

Cant really offer any help, but you do know that there is an option in the menu to set -two- subs to either mono, front and back or right and left. Maybe if they are not set to mono they are not...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-19-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 304
Posted By splotten
I think it looks just fine. What you should also...

I think it looks just fine. What you should also be shooting for, if you cross mains to the sub, is integrating the sub properly with the other speakers. > Sweeps with L, C and R should be smooth in...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-19-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 1,008
Views: 37,842
Posted By splotten
So does it shift to 5.2.4 or will it be 7.2.2 ?

So does it shift to 5.2.4 or will it be 7.2.2 ?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-19-2015, 03:12 AM
Replies: 1,008
Views: 37,842
Posted By splotten
This is what is so confusing in a 2040 you can in...

This is what is so confusing in a 2040 you can in fact choose a 7.2.4 setup if power amp assign is set to "basic", but only 9 speakers can be active at the same time, and its not overly clear, at...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-17-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 1,008
Views: 37,842
Posted By splotten
Wow! I feel like a novice :-) If you are...

Wow! I feel like a novice :-)

If you are not getting in to 4k and Atmos, then just get a xx40 model while they are still around and possibly on sale. I just got me a 2040 with a deep discount...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-17-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 1,008
Views: 37,842
Posted By splotten
I dont think it matters to most people that the...

I dont think it matters to most people that the legacy features are shaved. To my mind they could have shaved the analog video ins and outs as well. On the other hand removing the 7.1 input might not...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-17-2015, 02:36 AM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 168,243
Posted By splotten
Maybe there is something to the file after all....

Maybe there is something to the file after all. Just generated a 24 bit version of the same silence wav, and now the speakers are in fact silent, as opposed to hissing, even at 0dbfs. Maybe the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-16-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 168,243
Posted By splotten
I didn't capture anything, it was not a recording...

I didn't capture anything, it was not a recording i was playing. Audacity has a function to generate silence and export it as wav or whatever format you like. If the noise was already in the file it...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-16-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 168,243
Posted By splotten
So today I was playing with my 2040 because I...

So today I was playing with my 2040 because I noticed that the Phono RIIA amp is very noisy, so I wanted to get a feel for the noise floor of the preamp in general. First I tried just turning it up...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-16-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 168,243
Posted By splotten
Just make a single and a multi measurement and...

Just make a single and a multi measurement and save each to a separate setting pattern. Then its easy to compare by shifting between patterns.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-16-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 661
Posted By splotten
Just get a MRX 310. To my knowledge its the only...

Just get a MRX 310. To my knowledge its the only one that fits your requirements and it seems like thats the one you have your mind set on. However I really cant escape the feeling, that you pay more...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-15-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By splotten
OK then. Thanks for explaining :-) The...

OK then. Thanks for explaining :-)

The Yamaha RX A2040 receiver supposedly supports 4K60p 4:4:4 color with the latest firmware, so I'm assuming it has the bandwidth to deal with the signal,...
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