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post #11 of 21
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Originally Posted by euphoric28;13069447 
very true, I just personally wouldn't chance it. But again....who the hell am i? lol
If you have a better spot than don't risk it. For me my cable company will replace the DVR if it dies no questions asked. And the amp i have was pulled from my PA and is designed to have the crap beat out of it before it fails.
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post #12 of 21
I wouldn't put any electronics on a sub. Not only is it probably not good, but a good isolated stand will give you blacker blacks (less noise and more clarity)
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post #13 of 21
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I wouldn't put any electronics on a sub. Not only is it probably not good, but a good isolated stand will give you blacker blacks (less noise and more clarity)

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post #14 of 21
I have my JL audio amp in my car on top of my 12 Memphis sub woofer and everyone always says don't do it but hey over a year later its still working. But then again amps can take a lot compared to a receiver.I would prop have it placed somewhere else for safely unless others have no issues with it.
post #15 of 21
I don't think the sub's magnet can really affect the receiver(might have affect SQ, but I've never heard it with my ear). Subwoofers are rarely shielded anyway.
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post #16 of 21
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I wouldn't put any electronics on a sub. Not only is it probably not good, but a good isolated stand will give you blacker blacks (less noise and more clarity)

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post #17 of 21
I am not a fan of having my electronics vibrated constantly by a sub... That is how things rattle loose.

Also The large magnet on the speaker may interfere with the life expectancy of the various capacitors.

One other possibility is you may get a rattle from the receiver when the sub is going causing a room noise.

In general I would find a better spot for the receiver and make sure the sub has enough room to breath (Its about air pressure).
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post #18 of 21
I have my sub in the corner of the room facing the corner, so I can't do this smile.gif
post #19 of 21
You mean physically put a reciever on a subwoofer or a couple inches above in on a seperate shelf?
Big diff.
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post #20 of 21
Vibration+electronic components sodlered to a board= okay for awhile then zip pow.
I've only ever seen one of my amps go south from being placed on top of an amp, that was a sansui That I had when I was younger it shook the hell out of the amp itself and desoldered some points and eventually shorted itself out because of it.(amp was from I believe November 88 This happened about 4 years ago.
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