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With that setup I figured you'd at least rock a v3601?
Well....I have a 3yr and 6 month old sooooooo 200lbs subwoofers are not really feasible right now I'll see how the 15" does in my sealed 19x16x8, I have a feeling it will be plenty. Maybe add a second down the road when funds replenish.
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Well....I have a 3yr and 6 month old sooooooo 200lbs subwoofers are not really feasible right now I'll see how the 15" does in my sealed 19x16x8, I have a feeling it will be plenty. Maybe add a second down the road when funds replenish.


My room is almost the same as your on a suspended floor and sealed and my set up is exactly the same and I am running dual V1801s and the set up sounds stellar. I have them upfront asymmetrically.


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With that setup I figured you'd at least rock a v3601?
Well....I have a 3yr and 6 month old sooooooo 200lbs subwoofers are not really feasible right now [IMG class=inlineimg]https://www.avsforum.com/forum/images/smilies/smile.gif[/IMG] I'll see how the 15" does in my sealed 19x16x8, I have a feeling it will be plenty. Maybe add a second down the road when funds replenish.
You hang around here and you will absolutely be adding another or upgrading rapidly. That's just how it is around here.
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Hey guys,

Currently have my 15v up front. Thinking of adding a v3601.

Either near field or upfront and put 15b near field.

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Well....I have a 3yr and 6 month old sooooooo 200lbs subwoofers are not really feasible right now I'll see how the 15" does in my sealed 19x16x8, I have a feeling it will be plenty. Maybe add a second down the road when funds replenish.
It should be plenty.
Of course I started with one v1500.
Then added a 15v.
Then another v1500.
Then another 15v.

Then traded them all back for dual s3601's.

You see where I'm going with this....
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It should be plenty.
Of course I started with one v1500.
Then added a 15v.
Then another v1500.
Then another 15v.

Then traded them all back for dual s3601's.

You see where I'm going with this....
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Hey guys,

Currently have my 15v up front. Thinking of adding a v3601.

Either near field or upfront and put 15b near field.

Comments/suggestions?
Sounds like a good plan to me. I liked my 3601 so much I added a 2nd. They're like potato chips... it's hard to stop at just one.
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Sounds like a good plan to me. I liked my 3601 so much I added a 2nd. They're like potato chips... it's hard to stop at just one.
You guys are nuts, and whoever you live must have unlimited patience
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You guys are nuts, and whoever you live must have unlimited patience
Yeah, my wife is pretty awesome and she puts up with my passion for this stuff.

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Sounds like a good plan to me. I liked my 3601 so much I added a 2nd. They're like potato chips... it's hard to stop at just one.
this is the second time i've heard that phrase, the first was someone over on /r/hometheater @ reddit. i absolutely love that expression haha. good bass is extremely addicting!


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Been away for a while, lots of other projects. Been enjoying my setup, but always looking at future upgrades.
Trying to decide what would have more impact on the whole experience, upgrading my mt110's to mtm210's/210t's or finally going with a .4 atmos setup.
If I go mt210/210t's, anyone got a lead on some good priced used ones?
If I go atmos, has anyone found good pre-made speakers that match the psa's well? (Wish i had the time to make some volts, but I dont )

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Been away for a while, lots of other projects. Been enjoying my setup, but always looking at future upgrades.
Trying to decide what would have more impact on the whole experience, upgrading my mt110's to mtm210's/210t's or finally going with a .4 atmos setup.
If I go mt210/210t's, anyone got a lead on some good priced used ones?
If I go atmos, has anyone found good pre-made speakers that match the psa's well? (Wish i had the time to make some volts, but I dont )
I'd think you would get wayyy more from an atmos setup. I'm not sure what you'll get out of 210s? Do the 110s not play loud enough? You have an awesome lfe setup, so playing lower isn't an issue.

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I'm not sure what you'll get out of 210s?
It's more of a "I know they're out there, so what am I missing out on?" type of thing. The 110's are awesome, but there's still that wonder of "are the 210's more awesome?"
Atmos was originally my next step, but got busy and I'm just now looking to get back to it. Still gotta find something to match up with the psa setup...

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It's more of a "I know they're out there, so what am I missing out on?" type of thing. The 110's are awesome, but there's still that wonder of "are the 210's more awesome?"

Atmos was originally my next step, but got busy and I'm just now looking to get back to it. Still gotta find something to match up with the psa setup...


Stepping up to the 210s will be little more midbass and they will louder and 210Ts will have slightly more midbass than 210s. I had 210c so had to have 210 MTMs. I could tell a difference but I agree you may be better off going atmos first. SVS prime elevations with their angled design could be a good option for on ceiling or on wall application


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It's more of a "I know they're out there, so what am I missing out on?" type of thing. The 110's are awesome, but there's still that wonder of "are the 210's more awesome?"
Atmos was originally my next step, but got busy and I'm just now looking to get back to it. Still gotta find something to match up with the psa setup...
i'm still blown away with how amazing the 210t's sound for the money. tom could probably charge double and people would still buy them. not only are they accurate and neutral sounding, but they're so incredibly efficient. they just have this effortless sound to them that i've never heard before.

i'm sure the 110's have the same special sauce, although maybe not as spicy.
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i'm still blown away with how amazing the 210t's sound for the money. tom could probably charge double and people would still buy them. not only are they accurate and neutral sounding, but they're so incredibly efficient. they just have this effortless sound to them that i've never heard before.



i'm sure the 110's have the same special sauce, although maybe not as spicy.

I upgraded last fall from 110’s to 210T and the former definitely have the same special sauce. If it was Atmos or upgrading to the 210T, I’d say go Atmos, but the presence and sound of the towers is truly a thing of beauty. IMO, the 110’s are far better home theater speakers than the vast majority of people will ever get to experience, so you’re not really missing out having to “settle” for them.
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i'm still blown away with how amazing the 210t's sound for the money. tom could probably charge double and people would still buy them. not only are they accurate and neutral sounding, but they're so incredibly efficient. they just have this effortless sound to them that i've never heard before.

i'm sure the 110's have the same special sauce, although maybe not as spicy.
The 210s were in the outlet the other day and I was thinking about trading up to them from 110s. I ultimately decided that a slight amount of mid-bass was not worth it after chatting with Tom. I come nowhere close to maxing out the 110s so I'm not really sure who the 210s are for
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I will attest that atmos is pretty amazing with full PSA setup. Very very impressive

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It's more of a "I know they're out there, so what am I missing out on?" type of thing. The 110's are awesome, but there's still that wonder of "are the 210's more awesome?"
Atmos was originally my next step, but got busy and I'm just now looking to get back to it. Still gotta find something to match up with the psa setup...
I had the 110's and then moved up to the 210T's and YES the 110's are awesome but the 210T's are truly more awesome. It's an upgrade well worth doing but in terms of what's going to give you the biggest change and bang for the buck upgrade I have to believe it will be going with Atmos. Right now I'm still trying to get Atmos in my HT and I'm really looking forward to getting it done soon.

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I will attest that atmos is pretty amazing with full PSA setup. Very very impressive

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Klipsch khc-6 and they are low end speakers sound great and can't even image an upgrade would be

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btw, I recently received my 3 x mtm210, 2 x 110SR, 1 x 1500v

Hooked them up to my new Denon. Amazing. They're setup in a mostly bare room (has carpet) 12x12x7 and the speakers still sound phenomenal. Can't imagine them getting better in a treated room. Obviously demo'ed Interstellar space launch scene and man, cool beans.

Have a couple planning questions for the 110SR's. There are two screw holes on the back for mounting, so they would sit flush mount.

1) Hardware: What should I use to mount them? The biggest screws I can find that will fit? Hopefully placement will allow at least one of the screws to hit a stud
2) 5.1 Placement: room is 19' long, 1st row is 11' from AT screen, 2nd row is 15-16' feet. Should I split the difference and mount the SR's at say the 13' mark?
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btw, I recently received my 3 x mtm210, 2 x 110SR, 1 x 1500v

Hooked them up to my new Denon. Amazing. They're setup in a mostly bare room (has carpet) 12x12x7 and the speakers still sound phenomenal. Can't imagine them getting better in a treated room. Obviously demo'ed Interstellar space launch scene and man, cool beans.

Have a couple planning questions for the 110SR's. There are two screw holes on the back for mounting, so they would sit flush mount.

1) Hardware: What should I use to mount them? The biggest screws I can find that will fit? Hopefully placement will allow at least one of the screws to hit a stud
2) 5.1 Placement: room is 19' long, 1st row is 11' from AT screen, 2nd row is 15-16' feet. Should I split the difference and mount the SR's at say the 13' mark?


You can use the mounts below from monoprice. However with this they will not sit flush to the wall. I am just using Hercules hooks and they are working just fine. See pics.

On the mounting location, you would want to go wide and put them on back wall if u can. Sides could work too but probably better in rear








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Last week I was out of town on business, when I got home I spun an LP and was amazed on how truly great the system sounds, just put a smile on my face, thought I was going to have to ask the band to leave my house when the record was over, the sound was just visceral

You guys are a great source of corruption and from working like a dog (6-7 days a week) my audio fund has swelled.

Every year I like to upgrade the system so I’d like to ask your opinions on upgrading my already wonderful PSA system.

I’m really torn between getting a really nice turntable (I truly enjoy spinning records every day after work to decompress) turntable is currently the weakest link in the system, or making the jump from 5.1 to 7.2

Going 7.2 I can get the total Blu Ray Movie experience, move my dental work around and destroy the sheetrock in my house.

Please offer your opinions upgrade the weakest link, or destroy the sheetrock?

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You can use the mounts below from monoprice. However with this they will not sit flush to the wall. I am just using Hercules hooks and they are working just fine. See pics.

On the mounting location, you would want to go wide and put them on back wall if u can. Sides could work too but probably better in rear

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Well, I'm wired for 7.1, so I have rear options, but the 2nd row is no more than 1ft from the back wall. I suppose I could try both locations when I'm ready and see what sounds acceptable.
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I think you answered your own question. Upgrade the weakest link. A good 5.1 system is awesome. Certainly 7.2 would be nice but the upgrade from 5.1 to 7.2 is not as dramatic as an upgrade from 3.1 to 5.1.


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Last week I was out of town on business, when I got home I spun an LP and was amazed on how truly great the system sounds, just put a smile on my face, thought I was going to have to ask the band to leave my house when the record was over, the sound was just visceral

You guys are a great source of corruption and from working like a dog (6-7 days a week) my audio fund has swelled.

Every year I like to upgrade the system so I’d like to ask your opinions on upgrading my already wonderful PSA system.

I’m really torn between getting a really nice turntable (I truly enjoy spinning records every day after work to decompress) turntable is currently the weakest link in the system, or making the jump from 5.1 to 7.2

Going 7.2 I can get the total Blu Ray Movie experience, move my dental work around and destroy the sheetrock in my house.

Please offer your opinions upgrade the weakest link, or destroy the sheetrock?
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I think you answered your own question. Upgrade the weakest link. A good 5.1 system is awesome. Certainly 7.2 would be nice but the upgrade from 5.1 to 7.2 is not as dramatic as an upgrade from 3.1 to 5.1.
Adding a second sub is a big upgrade. The upgrade to the additonal 2 surrounds isn’t a big upgrade however.

How about 5.2 and a new turntable?
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I think you answered your own question. Upgrade the weakest link. A good 5.1 system is awesome. Certainly 7.2 would be nice but the upgrade from 5.1 to 7.2 is not as dramatic as an upgrade from 3.1 to 5.1.
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Adding a second sub is a big upgrade. The upgrade to the additonal 2 surrounds isn’t a big upgrade however.

How about 5.2 and a new turntable?
This is great advice IMO and I 100% agree with the first part of zeuspaul's post and all of and raynist's post. I tried 7.X and it was okay but 5.X sounds just about as good and is a lot cheaper. But adding a 2nd subwoofer? Now you're talking about an upgrade that's worth the money. Ray's right, I would go with 5.2 and a new turntable and call it a day.

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I'm back with an update! This os going to be a long post, so strap yourself in! As you might remember, in July of 2017 I ordered the MTM-210C/T front stage. They've sounded fantastic! They're clear and have no trouble filling the room with sound. The towers have the weight that I required due to the little guy running around and generally being places he shouldn't. The center on the GWhiz stand has been rock solid. I love the look of the cherry wood and stain.

However, the rears (old JBL Northridge N38) had much of the same issues that my Cerwin Vegas had. Their footprint is odd. The base of the speakers is smaller than the actual dimensions of the speaker. So the left & right side and back of the foot lined up with the speaker, but the front of the base was about 2-3" recessed from the front of the speaker. This made them front heavy and would often tip forward on carpet. I had them on end tables which meant if the little guy happened to lean on the table, the speaker could have fallen and hit him. That was not safe. On top of this, my new sectional couch was cutting off the woofers in the rear right speaker, so I couldn't hear much. This all meant, time for new rears (with the wife's permission, of course)!!

I started looking at this thread for ideas on how to mount the rears. As I said above, I have a sectional that is quite large. The lady of the house said she did not want heads to bonk into the speakers when we (or guests) are sitting down. I saw one forum member use monitor arms with extenders to accomodate the 200mmx200mm VESA pattern that PSA thoughtfully added to the rear of the speaker. I went looking around and came across an arm at Monoprice that has a 200mmx200mm VESA plate to attach to an arm. This particular arm has a weight rating of 85 pounds! This seemed to more than meet the need of the MT-110SR which weigh in at 34 pounds. I purchased the arms. As it turns out, they sat around on the dining room table for a while, but that was out of my hands.

I then went over to PSA's website. I spoke with Tom a bit about arms, told him what I had chosen and asked if he had known anyone to do the same. He hadn't, but that wasn't going to stop me! I asked for a discount code and he graciously obliged. I placed the order on a Sunday (January 14, 2018). Tom let me know via chat that the woofers were on backorder and wouldn't be available for about 5-10 business days. Let me tell you friends, that felt like a lifetime! Ok not really, but I have to keep you interested.

During this time, I thought to myself, "Self, you should really get some more cool gear, err, something that will let you dial in your expensive purchase." So, I decided to purchase a UMIK-1! I was really hoping it would arrive before the speakers, but it didn't.

The speakers were out for delivery on Friday, February 2nd. I decided to work from home that day. The last time the 210T/C's were delivered they arrived at 8:30 am. I figured the same would be true for the 110SRs. I asked the wife to take the little dude to daycare and I sat at my computer waiting for the doorbell. I waited...and waited...and waited. I got up several times to check the window when I thought I heard something outside. I was like a kid on Christmas Eve listening for Santa. While I was waiting I moved the old speakers out of the way. Here's a few shots to show you what I was dealing with.

Old JBL Setup 1
Old JBL Setup 2
Old JBL Setup 3

Finally, around 2:30pm the speakers arrived. Here you can see my customary pic of the FedEx truck. I brought the boxes inside and boy are they big! Really big! I couldn't wait any longer so I popped open a box and wanted to behold their size. Dang! I got to work getting the mounting plate attached to the speakers. I needed to find out the minimum height I needed to mount the arms. I took a measurement from where the plate mounts to the arm to the bottom of the speaker.

After some measurements of the arm, and some math, I grabbed a level and took it to the back of the couch. I used the level to create a mark on the wall indicating the top of the couch. I then measured up to where I wanted to install the bottom of the arm's mount. I found the stud, and drilled a large hole at only the top screw hole of the mount. I put the speaker on the arm and this is what I got.

This was way too close to the back of the couch. Someone would definitely hit their head if I left the mount there. Luckily, since I only drilled in the top hole of the arm, all I had to do was unscrew the arm and move it up! That hole became the hole for the bottom of the arm. This moved the arm up 7". It turned out to be perfect!

I drilled and screwed the bottom hole. It was about 3:30 at this time and I got a call from my son's daycare. The little guy had a fever and I had to go pick him up. BUMMER! I quickly measured the distance from the wall to the top of the wall mount and duplicated my work on the rear left speaker mount. I was able to do this much faster the second time. It took me a few minutes to finish the mount. Then I had to clean everything up so the little guy wouldn't get into daddy's tools. I plugged the speaker wire in, and I didn't even have a chance to test the audio before I had to run to get him. But, I was able to take a pic of the finished setup.

I had to wait until the next day during the kiddo's nap before I could even run Audessey. In the previous photo, the rear right speaker isn't in the best postion. Luckily, the arm let me move the speaker around a bit to find the best spot for the MLP and for some folks sitting on the side of the sectional.

After it was said and done, I listened to several scenes in movies and TV shows. I could immediately hear the difference. I could hear the ambience sound of a scene behind me. What really is interesting to me is that in the material I sampled, the rear channels were used, but not as much as I thought they would be. I probably haven't listened to appropriate scenes yet. People keep mentioning a particular scene in "John Wick." I still haven't seen that movie. However, I felt immersed in the movies I did watch. I was in the middle of the movie. It's been so long since I've had that.

Those JBLs probably weren't the best speaker to buy for rears due to their size and need to be on an end table in order to be heard. Even then, my recliner or couch always blocked their sound and when I leaned back in either, the things that were supposed to be behind me, were in front of me. Many will say, "You should have pulled your couch/chair forward from the wall so those speakers could be behind you." It's a nice idea, but in the past four places I've lived, that wasn't possible. There would have been no living room left. Maybe when I build the home theater room and can have rear surrounds that are actually behind me, I'll have this glee all over again! Also, I'm not sure it's worth having anything larger (MTM-210) in my room. They'd be way too big in the room. Maybe if I had a huge dedicated room. But, even in this house with a basement I can finish, the 210's as surrounds would be too large. I'm glad that PSA decided to make the 110SRs. They are a great size and work perfectly as surrounds. They'd even work well as ceiling HEIGHT speakers. I've already started thinking about that!

All in all, I'm quite happy. The little boy is safe, I'm hearing sound from behind me and these speakers look GOOD! The arm that I chose was perfect. It allows range of motion and is very strong. There is no flex at all. You're probably wondering about the UMIK-1. Well, I haven't had a chance at all to use it. Very anticlimactic, I know. Sorry! If anyone is thinking about purchasing these speakers for surround duty, don't hesitate. They deliver! Having the same timbre in my entire sound stage is wonderful. So what's next? Sub? Side Surrounds? 4K? I'm not sure, but there will definitely be a post somewhere about it.

PS: I tried putting the photos inline with the paragraphs, but somehow I'd always hit page back and lose all my work. Sorry for the links!
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