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Second HTPC in my house. Not quite done I'm moving the speakers to my night stands when a extension shows up.

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Looks good. Let me know how the speakers on the night stand work. Ive been thinking the samething in my bedroom
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I'm also thinking something similar because my sp-bs21-lr's can't be wall mounted without drilling into them. So I'm also curious on night stand speakers.
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So update on the moving the speakers to the nightstands. I paid $7 for a 50ft 3.5 mini jack extension. It works but it has a quiet humm. You only notice it when its quiet but its still annoying. I e mail a speaker expert I know well see what she says
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My thought I'd the Humm is coming from the 3.5mm connectors.
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So update on the moving the speakers to the nightstands. I paid $7 for a 50ft 3.5 mini jack extension. It works but it has a quiet humm. You only notice it when its quiet but its still annoying. I e mail a speaker expert I know well see what she says

Interference from something, have the cable near any big power cords? Could be many different things also some cables just like to humm.
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Interference from something, have the cable near any big power cords? Could be many different things also some cables just like to humm.

Okay so I switched it to a quality RCA cable I had and the hum is gone. Its a little short of the night stands but close enough to use the headphone jacks on the speakers. Much better set up now. It just that both speakers are on one side of the bed. It sounds great though. Might look for a longer RCA cable.

You know what would be perfect is a headboard with speaker shelves

Another thing I did was all my movies are on a HTPC downstairs. XBMC has a UPNP server. And I got a power-line adapter and it works perfect. No hesitation at all. Wireless worked but it would buffer for 30 sec.
Edited by Jetster - 3/27/14 at 7:33pm
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This is my main setup. The system is old, but it does exactly what it needs to do

Windows 7 Professional
8gb of ram
Intel quad-core processor
Nvidia 430 GT graphics card
Phonic 808 Universal Audio interface via firewire
Silverstone HTPC case
7 TB of storage
Remote controlled via an Android tablet and Gizmo app
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HDHR3 Prime Network cablecard tuner (three tuners)

Amps:
Adcom 5503 - 3 channel amp 200w per channel
2 Yamaha MX-830's 175w per channel
1 Behringer EP4000 - 4000W power amp for subs

Speakers
Klipsch Cornwall FL/FR and Fostex Supertweeters
Klipsch Heresy C
2 Wharfedale - SW380 15 inch subwoofers
Definitive Technology BP1 and BP2 for side and back surrounds (BP1's connect to 2 DCM passive Subwoofers).

LG 50 inch Monitor
BenQ HD - 3D ready projector
106 inch Da-light screen

I can do anything I desire with this machine - i also have a ST/H6 (replaced by the 808u) and I have an Claro Halo XT in another networked machine in my home.

The graph is my bass response, I'm using a Linkwitz Transform via JRiver on my subs.
Edited by prerich - 3/28/14 at 8:32am
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