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Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-22-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By JHAz
only if the incoming input signal is not so high...

only if the incoming input signal is not so high as to cause the sub damage on peak levels. IOW, "it depends." Equally true of lower sub gain levels . . . .

as a practical matter, in order for...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-22-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 643
Posted By JHAz
Except LFE is a mono channel (the .1 on a 5.1 or...

Except LFE is a mono channel (the .1 on a 5.1 or 7.1 disc). So if bass management could send whatever is below the crossover in left and right channels to different subs, you'd still miss out on all...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-22-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 31,386
Posted By JHAz
Participant around here FilmMixer is an award...

Participant around here FilmMixer is an award winning, and more important (possibly to him) living-making fella in the movie mixing industry, and he has confirmed multiple times that he consulted...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   04-19-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 643
Posted By JHAz
fwiw,my understanding is that as long as what...

fwiw,my understanding is that as long as what goes to the sub or subs is below the frequency range that you can localize (80 Hz crossover seems to be widely accepted), then having, say, the 80 Hz...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-14-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 353
Posted By JHAz
This. If your room is big as all outdoors and...

This. If your room is big as all outdoors and you sit 25 feet from the speakers you are going to need every bit of 15 watts to cleanly (from an amplification perspective) to exceed max levels for...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-14-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By JHAz
Well afaik no ghost has ever made a vocal entry...

Well afaik no ghost has ever made a vocal entry onto a multitrack song. My experience with Midwest based mixing engineers and mastering engineers suggests that they hear everything on the track. ...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-13-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 158
Posted By JHAz
While I agree that it's by far best to use...

While I agree that it's by far best to use amplification that is specified to handle a four ohm load, if (and we just don't know) the OP uses say 10 watts max per channel for peaks (not impossible at...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-12-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 158
Posted By JHAz
A power amp of sufficient power will solve the...

A power amp of sufficient power will solve the problem if the problem is power. If it is something else you still will have the problem.

For grins, as a troubleshooting exercise switch (at the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-09-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 87
Posted By JHAz
Anybody else notice how JD's responses tend to...

Anybody else notice how JD's responses tend to be, umm, what's the word . . . Perfect?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-07-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 365
Posted By JHAz
More specifically if the amp needs to pump 100...

More specifically if the amp needs to pump 100 watts, including 5 watts into the lowret impedance of the speakers, how fussed will the amp be by thay massive 5 watt requirement witjin some dpecific...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-07-2015, 01:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 365
Posted By JHAz
The amp is the motor. The speakers are the...

The amp is the motor. The speakers are the tires. Cannot fault the tires for not doing what the motor does. Or vice versa (that means you cannot fault the amp for not being able to feed everything...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-07-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Posted By JHAz
if what you listen to is hyped in the chest kick...

if what you listen to is hyped in the chest kick region, really 50 - 60 Hz generally, and you dislike that (I know I do) then you need to pull down the 40 or 50 Hz range, not the next harmonic at 80...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-07-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 365
Posted By JHAz
as a person who thoroughly distrusts...

as a person who thoroughly distrusts manufacturers' specs, gotta ask, any idea what any of the deviations mean, as a practical matter? Do you believe, for example, that if my source material's power...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-06-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 250
Posted By JHAz
Actually, neither expectation bias nor the...

Actually, neither expectation bias nor the placebo effect are mental illnesses. So don't worry. They are both well proven in the last four decades or so and simply part of being human. Folk who...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-06-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By JHAz
FWIW, without actually endorsing, here's a little...

FWIW, without actually endorsing, here's a little something on damping factor and back EMF from the folk at Crown

http://www.crownaudio.com/media/pdf/amps/136224.pdf
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-06-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 80
Posted By JHAz
a mixer with enough separate outputs will be more...

a mixer with enough separate outputs will be more expensive than a receiver, probably, even if you are comfortable wetting up and using aux sends, etc, as separate outputs. Cheap mixers have,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-04-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 222
Posted By JHAz
Maybe the inuke has an unusual input pin...

Maybe the inuke has an unusual input pin arrangement. Typical is pin one hot, and typically an rca to TRS would make the tip hot relative to the positive connector of the rca. Maybe the inuke looks...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-04-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,239
Posted By JHAz
accurate amps will all sound the same. ...

accurate amps will all sound the same. intentionally inaccurate amps will all sound different, and, duhhhhh, beinaccurate. I like speakers with a presence region frequency dip. They are...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-04-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 94
Posted By JHAz
Try the dynamics control in the Pio. Outboard...

Try the dynamics control in the Pio. Outboard gear, you'll find requires different settings from movie to movie (if not from scene to scene) and you'll just frustrate yourself trying to figure out...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-04-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 97
Posted By JHAz
put it where you want it. no magic. Used to be...

put it where you want it. no magic. Used to be with movies, if you calibrated your speakers, you could know what volume control setting was the level they heard when they finalized the mix. No...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-03-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 208
Posted By JHAz
technically, if you send 2 channel sound to a...

technically, if you send 2 channel sound to a system that is set up for 5.1 or 7.1 channel, nothing is actually disabled. There is just no content fed to the unused channels, so they are silent. On...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-31-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 348
Posted By JHAz
Like it or not your ears are pretty directly...

Like it or not your ears are pretty directly hooked into your brain. The wsyayour ear and brain system experience the world is, by definition, reality to you. Like it or not. A big assed 1970s...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-31-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 273
Posted By JHAz
At any given spl (loudness) your speakers nerd a...

At any given spl (loudness) your speakers nerd a specific voltage input. More voltage is louder. Less voltage is quieter. During the silences between songs on a cd the perfect amp puts out...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-31-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 55
Posted By JHAz
No idea. You cannot find the manual online?

No idea. You cannot find the manual online?
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   03-31-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 120
Posted By JHAz
If your wood working skills are good enough to...

If your wood working skills are good enough to cut the likely rounded rectangle for the amp and whatever other, sorry it's not what I do, chamfering needed to lay the plate amp in place, and the sub...
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