DVD & Home Theater Gear Discuss DVD and Home Theater Equipment.

Calibrating Kenwood VR-407

Old 08-31-00, 09:21 PM
  #1  
DVD Talk Special Edition
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 1,452
Finally got my surrounds hung, and going to pick up Avia and a SPL meter tonight before watching T2. I noticed that when setting individual speaker levels with the VR-407 (via the Sound button on the remote), it only lets you change center, surround left, surround right, and subwoofer volumes. Left and right main levels can be changed, but only through the Setup button, and only with the receiver's test tones.

How should I go about setting levels for all the speakers with tones that are not from the receiver (ie: Avia or VE)? Can I just change the master volume to set left main and assume that right main will be the same? Thanks for your help.
pantala is offline  
Old 08-31-00, 10:14 PM
  #2  
Mod Emeritus
 
Join Date: Feb 1999
Location: Central Vermont
Posts: 3,883
This is just my oppinion (I'm fairly new at this HT stuff), but what I'd do is set the two mains to reletively the same using the Kenwood signal. Then all other settings will be nore or less adjusted reletive to the mains.

------------------
DVD-ROM & PC Hardware Moderator
> DVD-ROM FAQ < - > [email protected] <
> MyList < - > MyWebSite < - > AIM: northrupjason <
Jason Northrup is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.