1. Can I use stereo speakers with pro audio power head?

    I posted in the forum before and received very helpful information so I'm going to give it another go. I have an audio rack with a mixer and other gear. My powerhead is a Peavey DPC-1000. I have a set of 3 way stereo speakers, like the kind that you would hook up to your stereo receiver for...
  2. Using passive speakers with a non-powered Mixer

    I am trying to use passive speakers as monitors. (I don't have anymore powered speakers). Would it be okay to plug passive speakers into a powered mixer and plug that powered mixer into the monitor out of a non-powered mixer. I already have 2 powered speakers for my 2 main speakers. Powered...
  3. swedishstyle

    Studio Monitor Popping bad for the monitor?

    Hi all, New poster here, so be gentle - I think this is the right subforum. I have 2 Yamaha HS7's hooked up to a Line 6 UX2 (don't laugh, I've had it for years, just about to upgrade to a Scarlett 2i2) They work great and I'm very happy with them. However, I've noticed that upon startup and...
  4. Help connecting cable, speaker monitors to converters

    Hello! I need some help from you! Can you ehplane me how to connect Focusrite isa Two to Lynx Aurora 16? What cables should I use? And how to connect monitors (Adam A8x) with all of that? I will not use any other outboard gear.
  5. William Boulanger

    Using two different monitors ?

    I recently bought a second-hand KRK Rokit 5 g2 and a Yorkville YSM2p. Overall, they sound really good but allso a bit different. Is there anything I can do to make two different monitors sound ""the same"" or better than they are right now.
  6. JayTerrance

    My monitors has a hum - resolved ground loop

    I wanted to extend my monitors out to another room for a different perspective. So I ran 2 longer cables to the other room, but after hooking them up 1 of the monitors has a hum in it (the other monitor is just fine). I thought it might be something with the 1 cable so I switched the cables to...
  7. How to identify possible damage on speakers?

    I just got my first set of Professional Monitors/Speakers and I invested in a nice pair of Focal CMS 65. On the second day of using them I answered a FaceTime call on my iMac and stopped working on my mix. The FaceTime App was at a much lower volume level so I just hit the volume knob on my...
  8. Studio Monitors - A Few Questions

    Hello & I hope everybody's had a wonderful Thanksgiving! As usual, my life always finds ways to keep me so busy that I unfortunately neglect music & recording, however I am starting to change that, which brings me to my next few questions: - Should my studio monitors be identical? - When both...
  9. doxology

    Monitor Upgrade...Rockit8's to 20/20's or NS-10M-T's...???

    hello... the problem: my KRK Rockit8's have absolutely no bottom. for years now I've had to rely more on auditioning my bounced mixes on various stereo systems than on studio monitoring. The bass response of the rockit8's is at least 3 - 4.5 db below, of course, my mixes always have...
  10. vonrozen

    wanted, DYNAUDIO M2 - where to source ?

    Can anyone recommend where I can get DYNAUDIO M2 monitors 2nd hand in France, Germany or the UK ? I am based in France and have always dreamt of getting these wonderful speaker. All info appreciated. Thank you Alexander
  11. Press

    PreSonus Eris E44, E66 MTM Monitors

    Press submitted a new resource: [=""]PreSonus Eris E44, E66 MTM Monitors[/] - PreSonus’ new Eris E44 and E66 two-way active MTM studio monitors [=""]Read...
  12. dvdhawk

    JBL LSR Monitors - Sticky Mess

    Has anyone ever found a suitable solution to the obnoxious sticky rubberized coating that JBL put on the front of their LSR series monitors? I have a pair of the LSR4328P, and I've got no complaints about the sound, but you simply cannot touch the front of them without leaving your literal...
  13. Sean G

    Blocking up the bass ports on Nearfield monitors

    I would like some advice from members on the topic of blocking the bass ports on nearfield speakers. I have a set of KRK Rokit 5 Gen2 (I know, I know, before you get started they were cheap and I was on a budget at the time and have'nt upgraded yet) pictured below, which have a front bass port...
  14. vaibhav dewangan

    which is better, genelec m040 or 8030B?

    hello people, i am again in a confusion, for the studio monitors, i havn't listened to any of them, so i needed the true review on the above monitors, my only option is between these two, please tell me if any one heared both. thanx in advance, i need to purchase in couple of days. GENELEC 8030B...
  15. Don't Count The Hours

    Dual 1/4 Inch jack speakers - connections advice

    Hi shameless quest for advice here - if anyone has 2 cents they can donate it would be very much appreciated. Got hold of two weighty PA looking speakers with dual 1/4 inch jacks and no knowledge of their spec or their past and my limited knowledge is at a loss for the best way to utilise...
  16. vaibhav dewangan

    How to make split screen for background score, in LED TV monitors?

    LED TV will do fine with hdmi connection or I have to get computer LED screen for making split screen for one cpu?
  17. vonrozen

    Vintage Cabasse Sterne active speakers

    Dear all , i have acquired a Sterne active loudspeakers , which were used by the Radio de France for monitoring; the description is in the link - the model Stern replaces the last model on the list. I paid 800 € . What do you think, given that I am...
  18. More Problems with KRK Monitors

    I have Rokit 8 KRK monitors and they are headed for the trash. Don't be fooled by the cute yellow cones and the lighted KRK logo. It is what's inside that counts....poor sound and technical/electronics issues.
  19. audiokid

    HS Series Studio Monitors

    I wonder what these are like? Anyone hear them? ----------------------------------------- TIME FOR A REALITY CHECK Powered nearfield monitor speakers built on the success of its legendary predeccesors that have become a genuine industry standard for their accuracy...
  20. Clarification on Watts-Speakers-Amps-Mixers

    Hello people The reason why I am creating this Thread is because there is a lot of confusion going on I believe, and I am not a professional on this Subject matter myself. So I'm hoping that somebody can break it down. Let's say if I have a Speaker with an output of a 1000 Watt. Then I would...