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#351726 - 07/12/11 01:05 PM Re: 7.1 set up [Re: MarkSJohnson]
terzaghi Offline
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Ahhhh, I guess I missed that you already own the speakers. Yeah, make do with what you have. You can always upgrade later if budget allows.
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#351761 - 07/12/11 08:05 PM Re: 7.1 set up [Re: terzaghi]
1sweetspot Offline
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If you are planning to upgrade down the road, I would leave out the "nooks" for the M0's and mount them on the wall with a bracket instead of in the wall. They are rear ported and not designed for in wall installation. Also, you won't have to fill any holes in later.

I was using M1 ti's in a smaller room than yours and found they were struggling.

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#351768 - 07/12/11 08:47 PM Re: 7.1 set up [Re: 1sweetspot]
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I kind of thought that was a railing and that new farther back location should work well. The RR channel might be covered up a little as I will guess the railing gives way to an actual wall just before the corner, but I doubt it would be that detrimental to the sound.
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#351771 - 07/12/11 08:56 PM Re: 7.1 set up [Re: jakewash]
tomtuttle Offline
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I completely agree regarding use of brackets for mounting.
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#351776 - 07/12/11 09:45 PM Re: 7.1 set up [Re: 1sweetspot]
shoeless Offline
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Registered: 03/01/11
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sweetspot,

The M0's are not ported, and if I deci to switch down the road, the patch job should be pretty easy. I'll report back in a few months and let you know how it worked out.

Thanks

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#351777 - 07/12/11 09:46 PM Re: 7.1 set up [Re: shoeless]
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or do it right the first time. smile just kidding
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#351780 - 07/12/11 09:56 PM Re: 7.1 set up [Re: shoeless]
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Yes, your revised diagram is about like one of the things I had in mind when I suggested that the back surrounds could be moved back "to the extent possible".
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