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    newbie question for ya

    I was wondering exactly what an spl meter is and exactly what it is used for. Thanks in advance!

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    It measures sound volume so you can set all your speaker levels the same from your seat. If your receiver goes from say -60 to +18 you then set it to 00. Then independently set each speaker level to 75db. Use c weighting on the meter. 00 will then be your reference volume.

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