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My 901's doesn't sound as they supouse to

I got a great sound on mid and high ranges, but I have read in other web site how impressive bass they got to show. So, I think that I got some trouble. Can you help me?

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I doubt that poor positioning kill the bass response in any home environment. After all, how far from a wall can you be in a typical living room? I imagine if you placed them several YARDS from any corner (like in the middle of your yard) they may start to sound bass-shy. The Bose 802 is essentially the same and yet you see professionals using them well out from the walls in a dance hall or stage.

Bose 901's are part of a SYSTEM that includes an Active Equalizer.

Are you employing the REQUIRED Bose Active Equalizer and is it installed properly? It applies very steep boost at the extremes to compensate for limitations of the full-range drivers. It is not an option to skip it, unless you want NO BASS.

Posted on Nov 30, 2009

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Follow bose recommended speaker possitioning. You probably have some destracting things that the speaker is not able to reflect the sound correctly. Cheers.

Posted on Feb 23, 2009

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