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Very nice MrTolkinghorn. But unless you want to shorten the life of your amp, I would not place it on top of your sub as most electronics don't like mechanical resonances.
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Very nice MrTolkinghorn. But unless you want to shorten the life of your amp, I would not place it on top of your sub as most electronics don't like mechanical resonances.

That was a question I had. Guess I'll have to find another place for it.
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You could try putting some sorbothane pads in between the sub and the amp. I'd get some pads anyway (or some foam like auralex speakerdudes) to put under the speakers on that desk.

Nice gear btw...ascend, hsu, and emotiva all make great gear. The STF-2 is by no means huge though (unless you were saying the HAF is huge) smile.gif

edit: I did get some redmere ultrathin hdmi cables in the other day. So much more flexible than normal decent cables. Here's a comparison between a 24AWG cable and the redmere ultrathin - both cables are 6ft:
5F9Jn.jpg
Edited by gorb - 8/12/12 at 10:01am
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You could try putting some sorbothane pads in between the sub and the amp. I'd get some pads anyway (or some foam like auralex speakerdudes) to put under the speakers on that desk.
Nice gear btw...ascend, hsu, and emotiva all make great gear. The STF-2 is by no means huge though (unless you were saying the HAF is huge) smile.gif
edit: I did get some redmere ultrathin hdmi cables in the other day. So much more flexible than normal decent cables. Here's a comparison between a 24AWG cable and the redmere ultrathin - both cables are 6ft:
5F9Jn.jpg

Well... I was saying it was huge. Lol, but this is basically the first real subwoofer I've ever owned wink.gif I know it's not as big as a 12 inch sub or something like that.

I went ahead and got some cheap foam type stuff from Harbor Freight but I'm still planning on picking up some more foamy foam as what I got is more of a rubbery mat almost, but until then, I just have 2 sheets of tool drawer sheets (to prevent tools from sliding around) under each speaker. Would you recommend sorbothane pads over foam like the auralex speakerdudes?

How would something like this do? http://www.amazon.com/Sorbothane-Hemisphere-Non-skid-Adhesive-Durometer/dp/B00516DGIG/ref=pd_sim_hi_3
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Those would work just fine.
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Also, would it be alright to have my amp on it's side? I can't decide a good place to put it really, so am leaning towards that. I don't think it'll block air flow or anything...
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Your heatsinks would not work as effectively. Now whether or not it will affect you will depend on the amp's design and how hard you push it. Best to contact the manufacture.
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I finally gotten around to get a picture of the Audio-GD NFB-12

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Ignore the terrible quality, I just used my webcam for time saving purposes. Quite a good day, IMO.
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I just purchased a HSU ULS-15...... I haven't gotten shipping details yet, but I am hoping it will be here in time to play guild wars 2 on opening day.....

Pictures will be added, if I remember to take them, lol.....
 
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