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Subject:  Re: New sub Date:  10/2/2012  4:15 PM
Author:  MichaelRead Number:  9621 of 10611

Sorry I've hijacked your thread.


Most pleased you have. You’ve added to the thread.

But first reset the sub’s crossover to 120 Hz if it’s not there already and experiment with the phase switch on the sub – bass is affected if the mains and the subs products are out-of-phase: one setting will give you better bass than the other. Also, toeing in speakers, even subs, can make a difference.

I did that, it was set at 80. On re-reading the booklet I can still find, the one from BA listing the whole mid 1990's line, it said this sub actually has a variable range between 50 and 150 Hz, they only marked the 80 and 120.

The sub’s upper range setting should be at the main speakers’ lowest. That way the total frequen