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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-03-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 300
Posted By crispybacon
I ended up wiring these in a series as per your...

I ended up wiring these in a series as per your earlier post.

I need to play around with REW to get the bass sounding better but I have a problem in that all of my gear is out of sight and am...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   07-20-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 300
Posted By crispybacon
Thanks for your help guys. The wiring had me...

Thanks for your help guys.

The wiring had me a little confused so all of your help was much appreciated.

These two 18" Fi's rock the house, I can't quite believe how they make the whole house...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   07-16-2015, 03:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 300
Posted By crispybacon
OK, time for me to blush in embarrassment. I put...

OK, time for me to blush in embarrassment. I put a measuring tape across the speakers and they are actually 18" and not 15" speakers. I hope I haven't wasted too much of anybodies time with the math....
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   07-15-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 300
Posted By crispybacon
Thank you for clearing that up gentlemen, the...

Thank you for clearing that up gentlemen, the last time I built a sub was in the late 80's and things have really moved on somewhat. All that push/pull stuff was slightly confusing

Full progress...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   07-15-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 300
Posted By crispybacon
Thanks for that. That seems straightforward...

Thanks for that.

That seems straightforward enough. I thought it was going to be a bit more complicated than that.

Do IB subs in this configuration need to fire conventionally? I recall reading...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   07-15-2015, 02:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 300
Posted By crispybacon
Wiring 2 x 15" IB Subs

Gents
I need some advice on how to best wire two Fi 15" 4 ohm IB subs. My box looks similar to the one below

https://home.comcast.net/~infinitelybaffled/ScottS-ibattic1.jpg

I have a Behringer...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-09-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 981
Posted By crispybacon
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by DaGamePimp http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1470477/upgrading-an-old-marantz-12s4-need-a-few-dlp-recomendations#post_23279102)
...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   05-04-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 981
Posted By crispybacon
Thanks for your input guys! We spent the...

Thanks for your input guys!

We spent the past week demoing some of the newer budget 1080p projectors in the hope that you guys just possibly maybe could be wrong - but you weren't

I must admit...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   04-29-2013, 12:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 981
Posted By crispybacon
Hi I recommended the wonderful Marantz 12S4 to...

Hi
I recommended the wonderful Marantz 12S4 to a friend years ago and now he is considering upgrading as he is finally reaching the end of his first lamp (shocking I know). His budget is no longer...
Forum: DIY Constant Height   12-12-2011, 03:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,035
Posted By crispybacon
Thanks for your input CAVX. Yes the...

Thanks for your input CAVX.

Yes the Anamorphic lens will be staying, for me personally it's the AV equivalent of crack cocaine. I'd sell the car before I sell the lens..

Right, off to build my...
Forum: DIY Constant Height   12-11-2011, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,035
Posted By crispybacon
Bit of a strange one this.. I've a 10' wide...

Bit of a strange one this..

I've a 10' wide 2.35 screen but fancy a change, I was thinking of building some kind of 2:1 type of screen as I'd like to have a larger 4:3 image (no I don't want to...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-17-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,289
Posted By crispybacon
That's a fair point but I bought this unit in...

That's a fair point but I bought this unit in 2006 along with a load of other AV gear. The dollar equivalent price was appx $14,000 http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/eek.gif

The TV I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-16-2010, 05:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,289
Posted By crispybacon
Cheers Sanj, I'll enjoy v2 whilst hounding...

Cheers Sanj, I'll enjoy v2 whilst hounding Lexicon for a solution, if I don't have any success I'll sell the Lex and move onto a different brand.

This is such a shame as Meridian are excellent...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-16-2010, 01:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,289
Posted By crispybacon
Thanks Shawn & Sanjay I'll get downloading that...

Thanks Shawn & Sanjay I'll get downloading that updated firmware now.

Gents, aside from the EQ facility what other benefits did the upgrade from v2 to v5 bring? Am I right in assuming that I can...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-15-2010, 02:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,289
Posted By crispybacon
Thank you for your advice, much appreciated. ...

Thank you for your advice, much appreciated.

I would upgrade but all of the setups I have heard don't really feel like much of an improvement over my Lex, that's why I really wish to keep this...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-14-2010, 06:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,289
Posted By crispybacon
Hi, Is is possible to upgrade my Lexicon MC12b...

Hi,
Is is possible to upgrade my Lexicon MC12b v1 to the v5? Has anyone had this done?

I've done some reading but feel a little confused as I think I first need to hardware upgrade to v2 and...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   06-03-2008, 12:45 PM
Replies: 368
Views: 29,074
Posted By crispybacon
Quote:Originally Posted by Tryg...

Quote:Originally Posted by Tryg http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14004666)

crispybacon
Art Sonneborn
coldmachine
Raul GS
conan48

READ THE...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   06-03-2008, 10:18 AM
Replies: 368
Views: 29,074
Posted By crispybacon
Quote:Originally Posted by Tryg...

Quote:Originally Posted by Tryg http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13992574)

..well, still trying to test.

darinp2, Kris Deering and I got...
Forum: Screens   04-22-2008, 05:43 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 72,530
Posted By crispybacon
Quote:Originally Posted by Peter_...

Quote:Originally Posted by Peter_ http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13693445)

To change the proportion of 16:9 to 2.35:1, simply multiply the...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   04-21-2008, 07:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,062
Posted By crispybacon
Quote:Originally Posted by Pete...

Quote:Originally Posted by Pete http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13691594)

Our room is 13' x 23' and the seating position is 15'6" back from the...
Forum: Screens   04-21-2008, 05:44 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 72,530
Posted By crispybacon
Thank you Peter for creating that graph. I...

Thank you Peter for creating that graph.

I am in the process of designing a 2.35:1 screen. Would you have any idea how the viewing distance would change going from 16:9 to 2.35:1?
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   04-20-2008, 06:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,062
Posted By crispybacon
Congratulations on your very nice setup...

Congratulations on your very nice setup http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/smile.gif

I'm considering building a similar size screen and am wondering how far you sit from that size...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   04-15-2008, 07:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,501
Posted By crispybacon
Quote:Originally Posted by CAVX...

Quote:Originally Posted by CAVX http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13641792)

Awesome list http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/smile.gif...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   04-13-2008, 04:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,501
Posted By crispybacon
Here's a list of all BluRay releases with AR and...

Here's a list of all BluRay releases with AR and audio info for anyone that may be interested.

http://mysite.verizon.net/ruvic/bluray-audio.htm
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   04-05-2008, 07:37 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 4,906
Posted By crispybacon
Hi Peter Thank you for taking the time in...

Hi Peter

Thank you for taking the time in building this thread with all of its images and technical details. I was a little surprised that you shared so much detail considering that you do this...
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