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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-24-2015, 01:17 AM
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Posted By bassage
I hope someone can help me. I have had the the...

I hope someone can help me. I have had the the vizio m70-c3 for almost 2 weeks now and it has the worst picture I've ever seen in my life. I'm not nitpicking small details. I have watched 5 different...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-14-2015, 12:50 AM
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Views: 633,600
Posted By bassage
I ordered my tv with Amazon Prime, which should...

I ordered my tv with Amazon Prime, which should be 2 day shipping. I followed the tracking and XPO sat on it for over a week. I complained to Amazon and they credited me $80 and I got a call from...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
I will try watching that scene again when I get a...

I will try watching that scene again when I get a chance with this setup. Hopefully I don't kill the sub.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 10:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
I don't use Dynamic EQ.

I don't use Dynamic EQ.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Just heard from hsu. They say I shouldn't have to...

Just heard from hsu. They say I shouldn't have to worry about overheating with the receiver sub out at -5, even with the volume knob that high. Tomorrow I will have to test that scene in Star Wars...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Tech support from hsu said "The VTF-3 MK5 HP has...

Tech support from hsu said "The VTF-3 MK5 HP has extremely high gain. Most customers set it to 1/4 of a tick up from minimum."

Having it at 12 o'clock overheated the voice coil. I now have it...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Still, I don't know why 9o'clock is giving me a...

Still, I don't know why 9o'clock is giving me a positive number. I got a good number closer to 12 o'clock, I was told to try to have the volume as close to minimum as possible, to stay away from 12...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
I've been experimenting with different room...

I've been experimenting with different room locations, different volume settings and and tried max extension mode. My last test is max extension mode,volume half way between 9 o'clock and 12 o'clock,...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Max extension mode gave me plus 5db. No luck....

Max extension mode gave me plus 5db. No luck. Even unplugged the receiver for a while.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
I can give max extension mode a try. The mic...

I can give max extension mode a try. The mic isn't the problem. I tried with two different Audyssey mics, one from a brand new Denon, and one from my old one.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
The higher I raise the gain, the more POSITIVE...

The higher I raise the gain, the more POSITIVE Audyssey sets it. Not negative. That spot behind the seat is a walkway, and the power cord will be across the floor. There really is no excuse for this...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Tried against the back wall, directly behind the...

Tried against the back wall, directly behind the sweet spot, +9db. That spot is no good. Tried at the front of the wall under the screen, Audyssey gives me a warning that the "ambient noise is too...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
I guess every room is different. I would have...

I guess every room is different. I would have thought that location would be perfect, but there is definitely something weird going on in that spot. At least my equipment is not defective.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
I always set speakers to small and all at 80hz...

I always set speakers to small and all at 80hz after running audyssey.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Still working on this with tech support. We...

Still working on this with tech support. We figured out that there is definitely a problem with that back corner of the room. We put the sub 6 inches behind the sweet spot on the couch and got ideal...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Shouldn't the reading be 0 or negative? I don't...

Shouldn't the reading be 0 or negative? I don't have an spl meter.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
I just ran the test with my old Klipsch sub. Gave...

I just ran the test with my old Klipsch sub. Gave me a reading of +2db. I think that settles it. It must be the receiver. This receiver is only a couple of months old, and only used a few times....
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Yes. Running audyssey test at all 8 positions.

Yes. Running audyssey test at all 8 positions.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
I've been exchanging emails with tech support all...

I've been exchanging emails with tech support all day, they are trying to help solve the issue.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
I used it with my Klipsch sub, I don't remember...

I used it with my Klipsch sub, I don't remember the exact setting, but it was negative db.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
This is my room layout. No openings, just a door...

This is my room layout. No openings, just a door that stays closed. Carpet on the floor.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Ran it again at the 9o'clock position, I'm...

Ran it again at the 9o'clock position, I'm getting +8.5db. Settings are attached.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Working with hsu now trying to figure out the...

Working with hsu now trying to figure out the issue. I just ran Audyssey again with the sub just slightly above minimum volume, and Audyssey set it to +12db. something is wrong here.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Be careful with any scene that has very low...

Be careful with any scene that has very low constant rumbling that lasts for a long time. My sub was fine the whole movie until that scene. The wormhole scene in Interstellar is like that and has...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   12-11-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,052
Posted By bassage
Audyssey set the sub level to +6db. I left it...

Audyssey set the sub level to +6db. I left it there.
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