Question about Wave Audio CS801 Speaker

1 Answer

Home speakers I bought a house that has ceiling speakers in almost every room and speakers on the patio. There is a massive bunch of speaker wires that come out of the wall in the room that where all the central audio/video equipment is located...my problem is I have no idea which speaker wires are connected to the ceiling speakers throughtout the house. Besides going in the attic and yanking on the wires and having someone in the house tell me which wires are moving as I go to all the speaker locations in the attic, which seems ridiculous and still doesn't test the speakers to see if they are working. How do I do a simple test to the speakers to find out if they are working and where they are located?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 5 Answers

1st of all i would take a multimeter and test each wire to make sure you have a connection after this i would use any amplifier connecting 2 speakers at a time locating each one and then label the cables then from there buy a suited amplifier for your needs and away you go

Posted on May 18, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do i choose surround sound speakers to go in my ceiling?


Go to any store that sells electronics and audio products, they will be able to guide you towards the correct speaker purchase for you needs.

Dec 01, 2016 | Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Want to add external speakers that are mounted in my ceiling. They are a good quality household speakers


How do I Connect Multiple Speakers to my HiFi Amplifier

geoffthegreygeek.com/connecting-multiple-speakers-to-amplifier/
Understand connecting multiple speakers to your hifi. ... In a home theatre amplifier with surround sound, there may be 5, 6, 9 or 11 amplifiers ..... Two 4 ohms speakers in parallel totals 2 ohms, not good for an amp designed for 4 ohms or more. .... I have 6mounted ceiling speakers and I want the same sound on all of them.

Home Audio Installation: Install a Whole-House Audio System

www.familyhandyman.com > Skills > Electrical
New high-tech components make it easier than ever to install your own ... what to buy and show you how to run the wires and mount the speakers and controls. The rest is simple plug-in hookups. ... Run wire and install speakers and distribution modules so that you can .... Put it right next to the audio equipment if you want.

In-wall and ceiling speakers buying guide - Crutchfield

www.crutchfield.com/.../home/speakers_inwall.h...

Crutchfield CorporationHome Speakers / ... In-wall and in-ceiling speakers have become some of our best-selling ... about audio quality, and are also a great solution for folks who don't want to... But instead of being attached to a cabinet, it's mounted in a frame and set ...They're a great way to add background music to small or awkward spaces, ...

Dec 28, 2015 | Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

I have an Onkyo TXNR609 home theater receiver hooked up to a 6 speaker surround sound setup in the living room. I also have 2 speaker pairs outside - one on the downstairs patio and one upstairs. I was...


If you haven't done already, then verify that zone 2 works without the selector. If the speakers definitely work and the zone output definitely works then the speaker selector must be the culprit! It's pretty difficult to mess up the wiring with speakers, as even if polarity is reversed, you will still hear something.

Sep 23, 2011 | Niles SSVC2 Two Pair Speaker Selector...

1 Answer

Which speaker wires feed which speakers throughout my house?


Since this is a custom install and the wires don't follow a rule the only way to find which is which is to disconnect all the remaining speakers, plug in light bulbs in their places and check every single pair till they all match and their corresponding bulb lights up.

Dec 06, 2009 | Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Connection between harmon receiver and A-bus in wall speakers...


There is a CAT5/RJ45 A-Bus interface on the back of the HK AVR 435. That needs to connect to your A-BUS "hub". HK has two hub products: ABH-4000 and ABH-4 (older). Then CAT5 cable can be run from this hub to Wall-installed room-specific controls. HK has the AB-2 product, but any ABus compatible wall control will work. From the wall control, you wire regular audio cable to the speakers. So, some of the questions/issues to solve are: where do the existing wires go that are connected to the in-wall speakers? Typically that location is where to place your in-wall volume and source controls. Then the CAT5 gets wired from those controls back to the hub. And all that's required is a single CAT5 from the AVR to the Hub.

Apr 04, 2009 | Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Pioneer vsx-9300 need manual and/or info on output per ch.


Thanks a bunch for keeping me informed. I happen to find the manual for the equipment the next day so I am taken care of.

Take care,

Tom

Feb 16, 2009 | Pioneer VSX-9300TX 7.1 Channels Receiver

2 Answers

Converting 2 channel amplifier to 2.1 amplifier


it is not availlable to do such convertion.

Jul 05, 2008 | Audio Players & Recorders

2 Answers

Cabling car speakers as home speakers (is it really that stupid?)


If you wire the speakers as a pair in parallel; (For two 4ohms car speakers) 1/R=1/4 + 1/4 1/R=2/4=1/2 R=2 ohms (the resistance value you'll get) (don't even think of trying it!) in serial; R=4+4 R=8 ohms (this mostly fits to home amplifiers, however, they provide 6ohms as well) I recommend that you use reasonable 8ohms speakers for the home theater amplifier you have. Despite the fact that the impedance value fits to 8ohms when you wire two car speakers as a pair in serial, this type of connection will tire your amp as well as the capacitors of the car speakers. Furthermore, you can get unwanted peak sounds from car speakers.

Apr 26, 2007 | Pioneer SHF21LR Speaker

Not finding what you are looking for?
Audio Players & Recorders Logo

Related Topics:

102 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Wave Audio Audio Players & Recorders Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

 Grubhead
Grubhead

Level 3 Expert

4872 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

72670 Answers

Are you a Wave Audio Audio Player and Recorder Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...