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Old 08-14-2012, 10:49 AM - Thread Starter
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Hey guys. After extensive research, I finally started my project a while ago and decided to post some pictures. The use of these is gonna be 50/50 between movies and music, but my main goal was sound quality.
I will be using all Seas speaker. For the mains I'm using 2 10" seas prestige woofers (H1209), 2 6" mids (E0049) and a Magnum tweeter for each channel. For the center I'm using 2 8" Sease prestige woofer, 1 5" mid and seas tweeter.
The cabinets are going to have 2" think MDF walls all around with heavy bracing and lined with a rubber compound and stuffed. The wood was cut by a friend using CNC.
The mains are going to be tri-amped with a DEQX x-over. The center will have active x-over designed by Madisound. All speakers are from Madisound.
As for the Subs, I'm using 2 12" TC sound LMS-R in 2 ft3 ported box tuned to 25 hz and 1 18" Maelstrom X-18 in a 10 ft3 box tuned to 18 hz. Running the subs will be 2 marathon 5050 amps ( I know over kill)
so here are some pictures of work in progress.

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Old 08-14-2012, 10:58 AM
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Those are some pretty impressive components. Should be nice.


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Nice bracing...
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I look forward to seeing more of this one. smile.gif Great job so far!
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