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How loud can that get? I'm curious.
lets say his speakers are rated at 93dB then at 1m away they can get to 93dB with 1 watt. double that distance and they'll need 2w... so realistically that's about as loud as the speakers will play when listening close. From the pictures I've seen they're in a small room so that's quite reasonable.
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DO my Audioengine A2's Count?
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post #293 of 3859
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DO my Audioengine A2's Count?
I suppose
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post #294 of 3859
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To be honest, I am kind of surprised to see the SAT-6W have two 4" ports on it. I have a HT-10D with one 4" port... both passive subwoofer units have 10" drivers. I kind of expected the SAT-6W to be a 12". Doesn't matter, I'd like to hear it once I get the driver repaired.
One option may be to experiment with some plugs for those ports, especially since you have a sub to fill in the low end. It could tighten up the bass response a bit if that's the sound you're looking for.
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I suppose

I think they do.
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post #296 of 3859
They should since mine was counted =)
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post #297 of 3859
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Originally Posted by soloz2 View Post
lets say his speakers are rated at 93dB then at 1m away they can get to 93dB with 1 watt. double that distance and they'll need 2w... so realistically that's about as loud as the speakers will play when listening close. From the pictures I've seen they're in a small room so that's quite reasonable.
For my VE-15s:

Sensitivity (1w/1m): 95 dB

So, at 1m away, basically they will get to 95dB at 1 watt?

So, then this basically measures how loud speakers can get, at certain wattage and distances? (I am just trying to learn about this, which is why I ask. )
Edited by Hoodcom - 3/13/09 at 8:33am
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post #298 of 3859
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For my VE-15s:

Sensitivity (1w/1m): 95 dB

So, at 1m away, basically they will get to 95dB at 1 watt?

So, then this basically measures how loud speakers can get, at certain wattage and distances? (I am just trying to learn about this, which is why I ask. )
Yep. A sensitivity of 95 dB is on the higher end of the spectrum for most home speakers.
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Yep. A sensitivity of 95 dB is on the higher end of the spectrum for most home speakers.
Sweet.

I just wired up my Cerwin Vega AT-8s as my rear speakers... so currently just a 5.1 setup wired up, not a 7.1, for now.

I must say... I already like the setup so far, sounds pretty good. I will just take it easy on the volume since these speakers are 4 ohms... Well, not the SAT-6S speakers, but still.

I plan on ordering that Emotiva UPA-7 amp with in a couple of weeks.

Currently, I'm waiting for my Cerwin Vega 200SEs to come in, 10" foam kit from Speakerex, and 16AWG wire from monoprice.

So, pretty much, do I qualify to be in this club with my system?

Here is the specs of the system so far:

Pioneer Elite VSX90TXV
Cerwin-Vega! VE-15 (Fronts)
Cerwin-Vega! SAT-6S (Fronts
Cerwin-Vega! CLS-6C (Center)
Cerwin-Vega! AT-8 (Rear - Will be Rear back later on)


Cerwin-Vega! 200SE (When these come in, they'll be my rear, but not until I get an external amp.)

Currently am using 12AWG wire on the VE-15s, CLS-6C, and AT-8, while the SAT-6S are using 16AWG wire.
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post #300 of 3859
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Sweet.

I just wired up my Cerwin Vega AT-8s as my rear speakers... so currently just a 5.1 setup wired up, not a 7.1, for now.

I must say... I already like the setup so far, sounds pretty good. I will just take it easy on the volume since these speakers are 4 ohms... Well, not the SAT-6S speakers, but still.

I plan on ordering that Emotiva UPA-7 amp with in a couple of weeks.

Currently, I'm waiting for my Cerwin Vega 200SEs to come in, 10" foam kit from Speakerex, and 16AWG wire from monoprice.

So, pretty much, do I qualify to be in this club with my system?

Here is the specs of the system so far:

Pioneer Elite VSX90TXV
Cerwin-Vega! VE-15 (Fronts)
Cerwin-Vega! SAT-6S (Fronts
Cerwin-Vega! CLS-6C (Center)
Cerwin-Vega! AT-8 (Rear - Will be Rear back later on)


Cerwin-Vega! 200SE (When these come in, they'll be my rear, but not until I get an external amp.)

Currently am using 12AWG wire on the VE-15s, CLS-6C, and AT-8, while the SAT-6S are using 16AWG wire.
Good stuff man, gunna be a nice , hard hitting setup
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