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Ceiling spkr placement advice pls.

Discussion in 'Home Cinema Speakers' started by Taz, Mar 25, 2003.

  1. Taz

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    where is the best place (dimensions please) to mount a pair of in ceiling spkrs for channels 6.1 & 7.1 going to be? looking from the ceiling down my current layout is as follows...


    ----------------------------------------------- (back wall)
    RR........coffe table.....sofa...............RL


    Do I have to put them eqally spaced betweeen the rears? if so, how far between the in ceiling's? the rears are 3m apart.

    cheers & sorry for the crap explination!:D
     
  2. ReTrO

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    The only obvious thing is that they should go directly between the surrounds and opposite the centre channel.

    I'm not 100% sure how far apart they need to go. It depends on which spec you read. I think certainly no more than 1m apart though, possibly down to 0.5m.
     
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    As I understand it they each go at 1/3 along the the rear wall from the site. My setup has 2 EX rears from the ceiling against the rear wall.
     
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    It looks like they are going in that way by default anyway now.

    Joists are always the first to make a decision!:D
     

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