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Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers February 9th, 2018, 5:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,598
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Your room is 7000 square feet? Do you have a...

Your room is 7000 square feet? Do you have a rough sketch of your room layout?
Forum: Hsu Research - Setup and Placement Recommendations February 5th, 2018, 5:44 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 369,289
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Hi, It depends on the room and where you're...

Hi,

It depends on the room and where you're seated. There are no hard and fast rules when it comes to sub placement. For example, let's say your room and your seating position is fairly symmetric...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers January 24th, 2018, 5:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,506
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Hi there, You can certainly try different...

Hi there,

You can certainly try different settings. I would say that most of the time, when I have integrated two subs, I end up setting them pretty much the same. Of course, I may have to make some...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers January 16th, 2018, 5:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 910
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Yes. If you need a replacement amp, please call...

Yes. If you need a replacement amp, please call in. Thanks!
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers January 8th, 2018, 5:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,407
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
The sub should work pretty well for low-mid...

The sub should work pretty well for low-mid volumes. Our ears are pretty sensitive to changes in level with bass so at lower levels, the bass may seem lower in the mix. That's why many receivers come...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers January 5th, 2018, 5:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,407
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Hi there, Thank you so much for deciding to try...

Hi there,

Thank you so much for deciding to try out our ULS-15 MK2! I'm not very familiar with the subs listed. However, I do know that all the companies listed build great subs, so I don't think...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers December 20th, 2017, 9:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,162
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Hey there! Thank you so much for your kind...

Hey there!

Thank you so much for your kind words. We really appreciate you choosing our subs and speakers for your audio setup! Glad to hear that you are enjoying the VTF-15H Mk2 and CCB-8's. Did...
Forum: Hsu Research - Setup and Placement Recommendations December 13th, 2017, 5:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 13,486
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Not very. It's more of an ideal if you can, but...

Not very. It's more of an ideal if you can, but if you keep them closer together, that's fine. It's no different than any other speaker. If the speakers are 6 feet away, that should still be...
Forum: Hsu Research - Setup and Placement Recommendations December 12th, 2017, 5:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 13,486
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Hey there! The speakers are fairly flexible when...

Hey there!

The speakers are fairly flexible when it comes to placement, but a good rule of thumb is to try to keep the speakers the same distance apart as they are from you. Basically you and the...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers December 1st, 2017, 5:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,179
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Hi there, Not much more I can say here than what...

Hi there,

Not much more I can say here than what was already said when you spoke to the representative. That is the policy. I have forwarded your feedback to Dr. Hsu.
Forum: Hsu Research - Setup and Placement Recommendations November 29th, 2017, 5:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 27,604
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
On the AVR, just make sure your speakers are set...

On the AVR, just make sure your speakers are set to small, crossover 80 Hz. If it has an LFE crossover, 120 Hz is a good setting. Make sure your sub is enabled and check the distance correction to...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers November 28th, 2017, 5:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,868
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Agreed. If you tend to listen to loud output...

Agreed. If you tend to listen to loud output levels, the towers are a great way to handle those levels and not compress as early as bookshelves. Though you usually want to look to getting a dedicated...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers November 22nd, 2017, 9:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,868
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Ah I see. Not sure about LA. I think they are...

Ah I see. Not sure about LA. I think they are moving to a hotel in OC for next year. I'm not quite sure what the difference is between the LA Audio Show and THE Show. We are looking to create more...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers November 21st, 2017, 5:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,868
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
I wouldn't say that you would need a tower for...

I wouldn't say that you would need a tower for that sized room. Honestly, speakers have a much more directional element to it such that it really depends on how far you are seated from them, and how...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers November 13th, 2017, 5:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,138
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
I believe that potentiometer is not sealed, so...

I believe that potentiometer is not sealed, so you can spray some compressed air in there, or you can use contact cleaner like deoxit.
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers November 9th, 2017, 5:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,640
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Hi there, 1. That's a bit more difficult to say,...

Hi there,

1. That's a bit more difficult to say, they are certainly brighter, more forward/detailed than our HB-1 Mk2's. They are smooth though.

Just to serve as my personal opinion and...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers November 6th, 2017, 5:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,138
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Hi there, Sounds like the potentiometer is...

Hi there,

Sounds like the potentiometer is dirty. Turn the sub to the off position, and rotate the volume control from min to max quickly about 5 times. Reset to the original volume position and...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers October 11th, 2017, 2:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 10,090
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Glad to hear it! Yea that crossover switch can...

Glad to hear it! Yea that crossover switch can certainly cause that dip in the mid-bass. In some cases it can provide some benefit in reducing localization or if you're getting a pretty big boost...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers October 5th, 2017, 5:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 10,090
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Hi there, Have you tried the phase switch or...

Hi there,

Have you tried the phase switch or adjusting the distance correction on the receiver?
Forum: Hsu Research - Setup and Placement Recommendations September 14th, 2017, 5:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 156,143
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
To answer #2, Dr. Hsu did agree that depending on...

To answer #2, Dr. Hsu did agree that depending on how your receiver handles the sub out, turning it off may still introduce a high impedance that will decrease the output from the high level inputs....
Forum: Hsu Research - Setup and Placement Recommendations September 13th, 2017, 5:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 156,143
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
1. Nope! If your integrated amp has a balanced...

1. Nope! If your integrated amp has a balanced XLR for subwoofer, just use a single XLR cable to run to either the left or right XLR input. Doesn't matter which one.

2. Let me verify with Dr. Hsu...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers September 7th, 2017, 5:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 15,406
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
We are working on the CCB-8 in wall version as of...

We are working on the CCB-8 in wall version as of this moment, not sure how that will all work out. We are certainly considering different options like that ones stated.
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers August 25th, 2017, 5:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,021
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
No problem. Thank you! Yea they should play well....

No problem. Thank you! Yea they should play well. Just be open to try out different placements.
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers August 23rd, 2017, 4:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,021
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
You could do that. That's a valid approach if...

You could do that. That's a valid approach if you're looking to trade out the STF-2. Bottleneck means that you're only as strong as your weakest component, so in the case that you have two subs with...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers August 21st, 2017, 5:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,021
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Hi there, Probably the closest in performance to...

Hi there,

Probably the closest in performance to the STF-2 would be the VTF-1 Mk3. That should work well. You could also use the VTF-2 Mk5 HP but it may be a bit harder to integrate them as their...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers July 17th, 2017, 5:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,985
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Please call in to our office and speak with our...

Please call in to our office and speak with our tech support. They will be happy to assist you further.
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers July 10th, 2017, 5:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,772
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
We do have replacements if necessary.

We do have replacements if necessary.
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers July 5th, 2017, 5:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,952
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
The port config probably won't help the dip at...

The port config probably won't help the dip at the crossover. Do you have a diagram of your room layout?
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers June 12th, 2017, 5:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 9,845
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Is it the Mk5 HP? What speakers are you using?

Is it the Mk5 HP? What speakers are you using?
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers May 2nd, 2017, 5:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,196
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Glad to hear the VTF-3 Mk5 HP is working out...

Glad to hear the VTF-3 Mk5 HP is working out well! The 18 awg is suitable for the power draw of the sub. You can certainly use a lower gauge for it, though.
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers May 1st, 2017, 5:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,196
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Looks good to me! :D How's the sub?

Looks good to me! :D How's the sub?
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers April 26th, 2017, 5:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,391
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Hi there, Glad to hear that you received the...

Hi there,

Glad to hear that you received the VTF-3 Mk5 HP and that you are enjoying it! The gain control setting is normal. We made the gain control less sensitive on the new VTF-3 Mk5 HP due to...
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers April 25th, 2017, 5:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 7,813
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
Yea usually if the auto function doesn't trigger,...

Yea usually if the auto function doesn't trigger, its due to not high enough voltage being sent to the sub. You can use it in the on position though. It doesn't change much in terms of power draw.
Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers April 19th, 2017, 5:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,196
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
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Forum: Hsu Research - Speakers and Subwoofers April 17th, 2017, 5:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,196
Posted By Kevin_Hsu
I understand. I'm just trying to see where you're...

I understand. I'm just trying to see where you're coming from. The VTF-2 Mk5 would be a pretty good upgrade that would likely get you there, though 9 o'clock isn't really that high for the VTF-2 Mk4....
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