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#134902 - 04/08/06 03:56 PM Stupid n00b question...
Ken.C Offline
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OK, I've got an H/K 525 receiver. The only options I have for adjusting delay are
Center:
Surround:
Surround Back:

I don't have surround back, so it's just surround and center. Now, my right surround is about 9 ft away from listening position. My left surround is about 8 feet. The center appears to be about 8 feet. Anyone have a clue if the fronts need to play into this? They're roughly on a plane with the center, but obviously the tweeters are lower, etc (as they are not sitting on top of the TV).

I just thought it might be a good idea to recalibrate--I started watching the Bourne Identity, and the rain was all to my left!
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#134903 - 04/08/06 03:59 PM Re: Stupid n00b question...
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With the weather here in Tracy lately, you sure the rain you heard was not the real thing Ken ? LOL
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#134904 - 04/08/06 04:14 PM Re: Stupid n00b question...
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As long as the distance is relatively the same for the mains and center there should be no problems.
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#134905 - 04/08/06 06:14 PM Re: Stupid n00b question...
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Okie dokie. We actually ended up moving stuff around in the room, and I recalibrated everything, including the TV. I'm not sure if the picture's any better, though...
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