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  1. TB303

    Which power cables (for in wall ring) do you use?

    Hello as part of the home cinema works we want to install a new power ring, my electrician suggested we just use a generic 2.5m2 twisted pair power cable (to connect from the fusebox to the sockes etc) but I wonder if there's something shielded/screen (RF) that I can use? Like an affordable but...
  2. G

    Help wanted with on or in wall speakers

    Hi all, I will have to decorate my lounge soon as I'm having some work done and I'm going to take to opportunity to declutter my AV setup. Well that's the plan. My current setup, which I have no issues with sonically, is a pair of Kef Q900 fronts, a Q200C centre, a pair of Q100s as rears and a...
  3. actionjoe

    In wall speakers in aerated block

    Hi ,I'm new to the forum, so I hope I am following etiquette properly. I'm in the process of building and an extension and I've selected x3 Monitor Audio W150-LCR speakers as in wall speakers that will be installed either side of a TV and beneath (part of a 5.1 system). The wall I will be...
  4. kah22

    Question Aerial connection plugs wobbles in wall socket

    My setup: I have an outdoor aerial connected to a single co-axial wall socket with a cable running from there into the back of my television. The co-axial wall socket is hidden within a cupboard. The problem. For want of a better term the connector plug that fits into the wall socket is...
  5. Ambienz

    Question In wall speakers for home theatre

    Hi, Our downstairs TV is mounted above a fireplace. The wife wants to box everything up, putting floor to ceiling cupboards on either side so it is one clean line. This will mean ditching the existing black speaker boxes and moving to a build-in LCR system in white. Does anyone have personal...
  6. M

    Question How to tell if speakers in phase? Wires in wall...

    hi all, This is going to sound stupid but...my speaker cables are buried into the wall and come out at a face plate. Long story short the + and - are reverse on two of the 9 channels..i just cant remember which ones. My marantz sr6012 used to tell me if any speakers were wired wrong when...
  7. wschroter

    Any downside in putting a floorstanding speaker behind an in-wall grille?

    I'm designing a new home theater system and I'd like to set it up so that I can put my Vienna Acoustics floorstanding speakers behind an in-wall grille so they are out of the way from kiddos. It also buys me some future proofing in case I want to swap out the speakers with something else in the...
  8. knorythm

    In wall vs floor sub

    I‘m finishing manKave/media room. I do understand sub placement but I’m totally torn...Wife doesn’t want any speakers or sub on floor in room. I’m ok doing a couple of in wall subs from Episode but I know floors will sound better. I was thinking front wall under 120” screen for Episode dual 8”...
  9. J

    Room layout and in wall speakers advice

    Hi all Having spent most of lockdown working on the house, we come to the lounge where we want it to be nice cosy area for mainly movies, Netflix, Amazon Prime, occasional normal TV and some gaming with the kids (PS4 usually). We like our movies so have decided to 'invest' in a decent set-up...
  10. sonium

    Question New place w/ preexisting wall & ceiling 5.1 speakers - advice on using them?

    Just moved in to a new place, a rental. I've never gone beyond using the built-in speakers in my TV, but our living room has a 5.1 (5.0?) setup already built into the walls (2 front speakers) and ceiling (1 center, 2 rear). We also have 2 outdoor speakers on the balcony. The wires for these all...
  11. A

    Advice Needed: In Wall/Ceiling Speakers

    I am looking for some advice on in wall/ceiling speakers and brands for my Atmos home theater(7.1.4). The theater is being used for movies, sports, and gaming. I am in Canada, so not all the brands youd see in the U.S. are available for the same prices or at all. I have been looking at the...
  12. K

    monitor audio in wall front speakers

    Hi All I was wondering if anyone had an advice and experienc ewith monitor audio in wall speakers. I've currently got a mid range jamo 5.1 set with 2 monitor audio ceiling speakers for atmos. I'm looking to move to in wall speakers to help tidy up the room, i'm not an audiophile but just want...
  13. Noahdavid1984

    In wall centre and front speakers?

    Looking at putting in my new home some front and a centre built into the wall. It’s hard to find a centre that matches mains, is it really essential to have matching and what can people recommend on a budget of about £400?
  14. E

    Connecting two speaker systems, in-wall and outdoor

    Hopefully someone can suggest a way to setup my system, it was already installed in the house I bought. There are in-wall speakers in dining room and kitchen. The wires come out of wall in family room. I have a receiver setup to power those speakers and an Amazon echo attached to receiver as...
  15. T

    Question Speaker setup advise - in-wall/ceiling Atmos setup

    Hi, I'm in the construction fase of a new house and want to setup a nice surround experience. - It's not a dedicated home theater but my 'standard' TV room that the whole family will use, most of the time for standard tv shows but where I also want to enjoy a good movie from time to time. -...
  16. Higibuilder

    Question Looking for used or new in wall speakers

    As title please I’m after some cheap in wall speakers new or used to be used as background music . Any ideas please on new or used . What to look out for . Will be eventually used with sonos connect amp Many thanks
  17. emptycup

    Question Hiding TV cables in wall which is already wallpapered

    Hi all, I am thinking of wall mounting my TV but have a small problem. The wall it needs to go on is about to be wallpapered by a decorator. In my previous house to hide cables I essentially made two holes in the wall which had brush plates on them and were largely hidden by TV and furniture...
  18. Davidh1981

    Question Wall mounting and hole in wall

    Hi Looking to mount tv on wall that backs onto cupboard under the stairs. It’s a dot and dab wall and the plug sockets are in the cupboard. Can I drill 2 holes 1. big enough for the plug to go through from one side of the wall to the other and 2. for running all the HDMI cables from sky box...
  19. Funkoid

    Question In Wall Options or existing 5.1 + Ceiling Speakers

    I'll soon be redecorating my living room, not a huge room but ample enough for a reasonable surround setup. I have an existing 5.1 KEF HT2005 set or eggs so could reuse these and add the .4, but i've had the HT2005 set for 6'ish years now so not sure how much longer they'll last! Full size...
  20. bardel

    Question In wall sub options

    I’m currently going through a complete house renovation and have a custom installer replacing the home automation system with Control4. We’re making a number of changes along the way as you would expect. The house is quite open between rooms and we have a kitchen / dining area which has 2 sets...
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