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beastaudio's Avatar beastaudio 11:36 AM 04-22-2014
Yea, cool with that, since my shadow of the marty build is retired, I guess I need not talk about it anymore either....

jbrown15's Avatar jbrown15 11:38 AM 04-22-2014
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Yea, I was really all jokes anyways with my post smile.gif A couple of us were joking how so many thing were now being called marty, when the orig. design was for user Martycool, and I am not even positive if he ever actually ended up even building one to begin with. The Marty____ just started manifesting itself in front of modifications of that ported design from that point on, so I found if funny that now we are talking about sealed Marty-cubes or whatever.... Just struck a funny bone... Forget about me (Fades away......) cool.gif

I want to hear more about this sealed Marty24 that you built Brandon!...lol tongue.gif
beastaudio's Avatar beastaudio 12:43 PM 04-22-2014
Oh snap, that one too! Man what a great sub smile.gif Now I just need to get another driver to cram in there smile.gif
BrutalBodyShots's Avatar BrutalBodyShots 02:12 PM 04-22-2014
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LTD designed the Marty subs not chalugadp. You can call it what ever turns your crank, but I've never heard of a "sealed Marty". The whole thing was started with the Marty, then came the mini marty and now the cube. You act as if there's something special about the design.

I'm sure if someone asked Donny to build them a sealed flat pack he would but I can't see that happening with Erich is sealing them already for less then what Donny would be willing to do them for. Which is $120.

Plus I would doubt it would be worth his time and effort to even try to come close to that price.

LOL. Have you even read this page of the thread? Classic example of someone (you) walking into a conversation without even knowing what's being discussed but you're chiming in like you've been in it the whole time.

I've never heard of a "sealed marty" either, until several posts above where someone referred to it and I replied with I didn't think there was such a thing as a "sealed marty" - I'm fairly familiar with the marty offerings by Chaluga and had never seen anything but ported.

I'm not acting as if there's anything special about any design; I don't care about the design or anything about the product at all to be honest.
Spiderm0n's Avatar Spiderm0n 02:29 PM 04-22-2014
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You asked if there was a sealed "marty" so I can see where beast is coming from. I too wonder why everything is being referenced to a "marty" anything these days but I'm not losing any sleep over it....lol

Too answer your question, no there isn't a sealed Marty. It would simply just be known as a sealed box. wink.gif
But of course you're free to call it what ever you like. I think most would refer to it as a sealed flat pack.
http://www.diysoundgroup.com/subwoofer-flatpacks-2/sealed-subwoofer-flatpacks.html

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Incorrect, Sir.

If you read above another poster refereed to a sealed martycube. I was pretty sure that Chaluga only designed and sold ported enclosures, which is why I asked if there was even such a thing (sealed, product called a marty, by the seller Chaluga).

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Originally Posted by jbrown15 View Post

LTD designed the Marty subs not chalugadp. You can call it what ever turns your crank, but I've never heard of a "sealed Marty". The whole thing was started with the Marty, then came the mini marty and now the cube. You act as if there's something special about the design.

I'm sure if someone asked Donny to build them a sealed flat pack he would but I can't see that happening with Erich is sealing them already for less then what Donny would be willing to do them for. Which is $120.

Plus I would doubt it would be worth his time and effort to even try to come close to that price.

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LOL. Have you even read this page of the thread? Classic example of someone (you) walking into a conversation without even knowing what's being discussed but you're chiming in like you've been in it the whole time.

I've never heard of a "sealed marty" either, until several posts above where someone referred to it and I replied with I didn't think there was such a thing as a "sealed marty" - I'm fairly familiar with the marty offerings by Chaluga and had never seen anything but ported.

I'm not acting as if there's anything special about any design; I don't care about the design or anything about the product at all to be honest.

Brutal, please tell us how jbrown15 was "incorrect"? Someone referenced something that doesn't exist (a sealed marty) , and jbrown tried to clarify that as well as your misunderstanding regarding who designed the martysub.

I'd say jbrown has been chiming in with the facts... wink.gif
beastaudio's Avatar beastaudio 02:37 PM 04-22-2014
Yea, I am the one just jacking around calling everything a Marty, as I said, disregard my garble smile.gif Just having a little fun.....
jbrown15's Avatar jbrown15 02:40 PM 04-22-2014
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Brutal, please tell us how jbrown15 was "incorrect"? Someone referenced something that doesn't exist (a sealed marty) , and jbrown tried to clarify that as well as your misunderstanding regarding who designed the martysub.

I'd say jbrown has been chiming in with the facts... wink.gif

Thank you Spiderm0n, finally someone else backs up my point....lol
jbrown15's Avatar jbrown15 02:42 PM 04-22-2014
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Yea, I am the one just jacking around calling everything a Marty, as I said, disregard my garble smile.gif Just having a little fun.....

Really at the end of the day its all your fault Brandon LOL... tongue.gif so how are you liking the Marty SH50's?

Errrrr Ahhhh I mean Danley SH50's?....lol tongue.gif
brian6751's Avatar brian6751 02:46 PM 04-22-2014
beastaudio's Avatar beastaudio 03:00 PM 04-22-2014
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Really at the end of the day its all your fault Brandon LOL... tongue.gif so how are you liking the Marty SH50's?

Errrrr Ahhhh I mean Danley SH50's?....lol tongue.gif

heaven. Just heaven.
notnyt's Avatar notnyt 04:00 PM 04-22-2014
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Yea, I am the one just jacking around calling everything a Marty, as I said, disregard my garble smile.gif Just having a little fun.....

Those are some nice shmarty50s you have.
beastaudio's Avatar beastaudio 04:15 PM 04-22-2014
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Those are some nice shmarty50s you have.

Below the belt man, don't say those things about the ladies, or I'll have to get a mod in here wink.gif




Haha #police
jbrown15's Avatar jbrown15 04:45 PM 04-22-2014
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Those are some nice shmarty50s you have.

Notnyt I love your quad double Marty's you built....lol tongue.gif
notnyt's Avatar notnyt 04:50 PM 04-22-2014
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Notnyt I love your quad double Marty's you built....lol tongue.gif

We call those the big marty wink.gif
BrutalBodyShots's Avatar BrutalBodyShots 05:02 PM 04-22-2014
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Brutal, please tell us how jbrown15 was "incorrect"? Someone referenced something that doesn't exist (a sealed marty) , and jbrown tried to clarify that as well as your misunderstanding regarding who designed the martysub.

I'd say jbrown has been chiming in with the facts... wink.gif

He was incorrect in suggesting that I brought up a "sealed marty" in the first place. Someone else did, and I replied saying that I had only ever heard of any marty being ported and somehow I became the guy in his mind due to not reading the conversation above my post that made the statement in the first place. That's what was incorrect. All I was saying was I wasn't the poster that suggested that there was a "sealed marty." And I'm well aware that a sealed design would be referred to as a "sealed enclosure" not a "sealed marty" but he was just being a smart ass which is fine. As for the "misunderstanding" as to who designed the martysub, that's completely irrelevant to any of the conversation prior. Whether LTD designed it, you designed it or I designed it has no bearing whatsoever on another member above referring to a non-existent "sealed marty" which was what my original statement was in response to. The "fact" that he chimed in with as far as who designed it is however GREATLY appreciated; I did get a lot out of that.
BrutalBodyShots's Avatar BrutalBodyShots 05:04 PM 04-22-2014
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Yea, I am the one just jacking around calling everything a Marty, as I said, disregard my garble smile.gif Just having a little fun.....

I never realized people referred to anything other than what Chaluga sells as martys.
N8DOGG's Avatar N8DOGG 05:46 PM 04-22-2014
So I guess I have the Wall Marty! biggrin.gif:
BrutalBodyShots's Avatar BrutalBodyShots 06:00 PM 04-22-2014
Or the Marty6pack, that works too.
Rebel975's Avatar Rebel975 06:04 PM 04-22-2014
I have a pair of Martyseals and a Mini-But-Mighty-Micro Martyseal myself.


Anthony_Gomez's Avatar Anthony_Gomez 06:34 PM 04-22-2014

BrutalBodyShots's Avatar BrutalBodyShots 06:34 PM 04-22-2014
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I have a pair of Martyseals and a Mini-But-Mighty-Micro Martyseal myself.


LOL.

Hey Rebel, I just read through your thread on your UXL-18 in the DIY sealed enclosure that you have linked in your sig. Just a few questions. Did you ever upgrade your amp? I read in your thread that you were clipping it and the sub seemed like it could take a lot more. Wondering how much power you are running to it now and what your overall impressions are of this sub in that sealed enclosure.

Also what size room are you using it in? Thanks.
Rebel975's Avatar Rebel975 07:04 PM 04-22-2014
I have a MartyU-3000DSP feeding an Epic 12" Mini/Micro Martyseal and a CV5000 feeding a pair of UXL-18's Martyseals. I was clipping the amp back then because I was legitimately maxing it out.

However, I still have clipping issues with my CV5000. Something clips if I turn the volume up too much, but it's not the amp. The -20dB light was on on the CV5000 when it made the clipping sound. I am leaning towards it being the MartyDSP tbh.

I am going to replace the MiniDSP at some point either way. In the end I found that I just don't like it. If I make any change in the interface the subs make a violent/loud popping noise. It bothers me.


Edit: Oh, and my room is 14'x20'x8'. It's a terrible room for Martybass. I don't seem to have any room gain whatsoever. I also have a 15ish dB drop at ~40Hz. I will be moving in a few months though, so I just have to accept it.
kevings's Avatar kevings 08:02 PM 04-22-2014

MARTY-NA  NAVRATILOVA?

 


AV Science Sales 5's Avatar AV Science Sales 5 08:03 PM 04-22-2014
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Yea, I am the one just jacking around calling everything a Marty, as I said, disregard my garble smile.gif Just having a little fun.....

Troublemaker. biggrin.gif
beastaudio's Avatar beastaudio 08:22 PM 04-22-2014
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Troublemaker. biggrin.gif

Wow, I had no idea what I could start here. I literally have been crying laughing going through these last dozen or so posts. Awesome!!!!!! Good stuff guys. I now going to sit on my Martycouch, and listen to some martytunes for a bit...... Great smile.gif
BrutalBodyShots's Avatar BrutalBodyShots 08:30 PM 04-22-2014
Martycool (I think that's his forum name) must be flattered that his name gets thrown around dozens of times per day on this forum. Not sure anyone else can say the same.
chalugadp's Avatar chalugadp 08:45 PM 04-22-2014
I'm having three guys over in a couple of days to hear the Marty cubes. It's a Marty party!!!!
beastaudio's Avatar beastaudio 09:40 PM 04-22-2014
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Martycool (I think that's his forum name) must be flattered that his name gets thrown around dozens of times per day on this forum. Not sure anyone else can say the same.

That's funny, as my (almost) wife basically said "He is gonna get pissed when he sees this and finds out everyone is making fun of him!" To which I said, "He will actually be flattered more than likely." It was his pushing for a ported 18" build-out that started the Marty craze, I just exacerbated (but not really a problem right?) it a shade over the last few days......

Chaluga, enjoy the MartyParty! Hope all goes well biggrin.gifbiggrin.gifbiggrin.gif
Mfusick's Avatar Mfusick 03:58 PM 07-17-2014
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I vote 16 1260 infinity subs. Or how ever many it takes to make your entire front wall floor to ceiling 12" subwoofers. Yes. I'm not kidding.
There is an intimidation factor with doing this
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