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You will find some in my setup pictures in my signature.
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Speaking of pictures, can someone post a pic of an FV15HP with the grill on (or point me to a post). I've had a hard time finding one. I'm in the "negotiation stages" and I need this to show my wife what a "beautiful end table" it will make next to our couch.

Also, has anyone heard any more about the FXV15? I'm interested in specs and an estimated release time to see if it might fit my needs.
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You will find some in my setup pictures in my signature.
Thanks. Sweet set up! I feel like I've been given an offer I can't refuse...
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Very nice room. 3FVs must be very nice. How big is the room? Got any graph of them 3 to share?
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^^^^ His room doesn't look that big from what I recall when looking at pictures, so those FV's must sound absolutely amazing.....

Receiver - Denon 4311CI
Speakers - Infinity P363's, PC351, P153's
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Thanks. Sweet set up! I feel like I've been given an offer I can't refuse...
Show your wife Ahmedreda's room and tell her you need two of them at the minimum
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Show your wife Ahmedreda's room and tell her you need two of them at the minimum
He should just show her this picture and tell her there are some members who have 3-4 of them in their room.
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Show your wife Ahmedreda's room and tell her you need two of them at the minimum
That is the ultimate plan, but I think I'll try the one at a time approach. It's a bit chilly sleeping outside.
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That is the ultimate plan, but I think I'll try the one at a time approach. It's a bit chilly sleeping outside.
Sometimes you have to swallow your pride and spend a few nights on the couch.

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I posted on Facebook pictures of the New F8, dual 8" driver sealed subwoofer with HX580 amp.

https://www.facebook.com/rythmikaudio

It looks pretty cool!!!
enrico,

Are there any specs on the dual 8" unit? Is the 8" driver from GR Research? I've got the F12G and really like it - but it's not enough to tame the room modes. Thinking of either getting another F12G or going with 2xF8 for a new place. Would like to know the difference between the two units.

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enrico,

Are there any specs on the dual 8" unit? Is the 8" driver from GR Research? I've got the F12G and really like it - but it's not enough to tame the room modes. Thinking of either getting another F12G or going with 2xF8 for a new place. Would like to know the difference between the two units.

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The F8 has two DS800-3 drivers made by Rythmik Audio. There is a 8" servo driver made by GR Research, the GR SW8-16FR but this driver is for OB setup. Brian is working updating the website to publish the specifications for the F8.

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Thank you.. It is 12x20x8 = 1920 cuft.. This is for all 3 starting at -20 (75db) to 0 (95db). I stopped at 95db because it was starting to sound too loud..
That was before the distance tweak. The yellow curve is after the distance tweak but it is only measured at 75db..





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Very nice room. 3FVs must be very nice. How big is the room? Got any graph of them 3 to share?
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^^ This is subs only, correct? You have same problem I had where if measured with MV=0, your subs were not in the 115db range. If you change the level in REW to -3dBSF (default at -12dBSF) on the measuring screen where you key in the starting and ending frequency for measurement, you will hit 115db at 0MV assuming your subs were properly calibrated. Make sure to lower your MV to start out as it will be louder sweep.
If you crossover your speakers at 80 or 100hz, your speakers will take over from there on your FR, right? Your subs is not responsible for FR above your crossover point.

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Thank you.. It is 12x20x8 = 1920 cuft.. This is for all 3 starting at -20 (75db) to 0 (95db). I stopped at 95db because it was starting to sound too loud..
That was before the distance tweak. The yellow curve is after the distance tweak but it is only measured at 75db..


I have issues between 100-200hz .. may be I need the F8s
Great response...love seeing the FV's in room response flat to below 10hz. Pretty amazing for a ported sub with its relatively small size. Rythmik design FTW!
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The F8 has two DS800-3 drivers made by Rythmik Audio. There is a 8" servo driver made by GR Research, the GR SW8-16FR but this driver is for OB setup. Brian is working updating the website to publish the specifications for the F8.
I don't see any updates to your web page for teh F8. I mentioned over in Audioholics in two threads under subwoofers that you have a new subwoofer product out. People are interested in them. When will see the updates?
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I don't see any updates to your web page for teh F8. I mentioned over in Audioholics in two threads under subwoofers that you have a new subwoofer product out. People are interested in them. When will see the updates?
Website is not updated yet, but check on the link below for more info and specifications.

http://www.rythmikaudio.com/DS800ci_info.html
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enrico,

Are there any specs on the dual 8" unit? Is the 8" driver from GR Research? I've got the F12G and really like it. Would like to know the difference between the two units.

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The F8 has two DS800-3 drivers made by Rythmik Audio. There is a 8" servo driver made by GR Research, the GR SW8-16FR but this driver is for OB setup. Brian is working updating the website to publish the specifications for the F8.
I would also like to know the differences of the F8 and F12G. They seem to be the top Music subs out right now. With a dual subs with a crossover of 100hz, what are the pros and cons.
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I would also like to know the differences of the F8 and F12G. They seem to be the top Music subs out right now. With a dual subs with a crossover of 100hz, what are the pros and cons.
If HT is the primary use then the F12/F12G is the best option, mostly because the ability to play content below 20Hz. For pure audiophile music and no need for subsonic frequencies then the F8 is the way to go. The F12 is only +1dB louder than the F8.

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