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EL Capitan
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Speaker Placement
10/05/17 at 03:02:28
 
Hi All, I saw Steve's listening room diagram (see link below) and he shows a 10'arc from the speakers to listening position . My DM 947 Monoliths (w/TorII MK4) are approx. 7' from my listening position. I realize there are many factors in the room that can affect the sound but was curious where you place your speakers? Near field, against the wall, 10' etc...

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Re: Speaker Placement
Reply #1 - 10/05/17 at 17:15:17
 
http://www.cardas.com/room_setup_rectangular_room.php

Hey El Cap,
I start with the above and then work on toe in, and distances from back and side walls...it can be a process that takes hours, but is well worth it.
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Reply #2 - 10/11/17 at 18:11:02
 
I also used the Cardas "Golden ratio" speaker placement Acetone mentioned with pleasing results. It does bring the speakers out into the room somewhat but I am fortunate enough (read wife's approval) to have the entire basement setup as the "listening room"  :)
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