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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-15-2014, 04:56 AM
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Posted By mobeer4don
The JBL 8320 are not dipoles. Nothing magical...

The JBL 8320 are not dipoles. Nothing magical about diploes so unless you have a very good reason for why you think they are best for your room...

Speaking of the JBL 8320...are you picking...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-12-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 4,085
Posted By mobeer4don
Have you tried anything as simple as running a...

Have you tried anything as simple as running a full range signal (CD player?) to to a single channel of the amp and lamp cord to any driver to make noise? Then start adding in complexity (AVR, AVR...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-10-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 798
Posted By mobeer4don
No, but I have the TD15M in my mains. Eventually...

No, but I have the TD15M in my mains. Eventually I'll get around to upgrading my center channel to a SEOS 12/DNA360/JBL 2206. I haven't really considered getting the TD12M since I picked up the...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-09-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 798
Posted By mobeer4don
Wayne Parham used the AE TD12 (M?) in the...

Wayne Parham used the AE TD12 (M?) in the upgraded 3pi rather then the JBL 2206 (but choose the 2226 over the AE TD15M for the 4 pi...). Looks like he now uses the Eminence 4012 now... I think the...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-07-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 798
Posted By mobeer4don
Love the JBL workbench! Going with mitered...

Love the JBL workbench!

Going with mitered corners or butt joints on the cabs?
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-06-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 300
Posted By mobeer4don
Regarding surge protection...you should look at...

Regarding surge protection...you should look at "whole house" solutions that wire into the main breaker panel.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-03-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 598
Posted By mobeer4don
Thinking outside the box... How about an...

Thinking outside the box...

How about an external slot port? The port "rails" would be on the rear (top or sides could also work)of the enclosure and you would simply change the length of the port...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-02-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,045
Posted By mobeer4don
DIY tends to weed out the lazy and...

DIY tends to weed out the lazy and impatient....much like homebrewers.

I can DIY anything...even if it costs 2x as much and takes 3x as long!
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-25-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 522
Posted By mobeer4don
Ask your buddy if he has a 3/4" or 1" trim bit....

Ask your buddy if he has a 3/4" or 1" trim bit. You want one like this http://www.homedepot.com/p/Diablo-1-2-in-x-1-in-Carbide-Flush-Trimming-Router-Bit-DR42104/100660716 with the bearing on the end....
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-24-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 798
Posted By mobeer4don
...and you put a shine on the matte waveguide. ...

...and you put a shine on the matte waveguide. Nice!
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-23-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 87
Posted By mobeer4don
Looks like a refoam job might be all that is...

Looks like a refoam job might be all that is needed.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-23-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 522
Posted By mobeer4don
I would use wood strips on # 2 and then clean it...

I would use wood strips on # 2 and then clean it up with a a router using a flush trim or pattern bit. A belt sander can serve in place of the router but go slow.

Building a square box is much...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-23-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 5,798
Posted By mobeer4don
Reminds me of every other "the best" whatever...

Reminds me of every other "the best" whatever thread on the internet....except this hasn't gotten into f-bomb territory...yet
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-23-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 333
Posted By mobeer4don
The 1262w spec sheet suggests a 2 cubic foot box...

The 1262w spec sheet suggests a 2 cubic foot box with a 4" x 12.25" port for a 30 Hz tune. Not perfect but a real easy place to start with a free box. A hunk of 4" PVC (or cardboard tube) might be...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-21-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 798
Posted By mobeer4don
Wow. You got quite the shine on it. Nice!

Wow. You got quite the shine on it. Nice!
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-20-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By mobeer4don
Maybe what you really need is a subwoofer or two....

Maybe what you really need is a subwoofer or two. What you have can go stupid loud though it would really like some help below 80 Hz or so.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-20-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 798
Posted By mobeer4don
What did you do to modify the dayton crossover?

What did you do to modify the dayton crossover?
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-19-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 139
Posted By mobeer4don
Worth a considerable bit of $ though mostly to...

Worth a considerable bit of $ though mostly to someone trying to complete a JBL system. Not a very good place to start if that is all you have. Sell them and buy much more useful modern gear...and...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-19-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By mobeer4don
Now you're just pissing us off with your good...

Now you're just pissing us off with your good luck ;)

You will have a blast getting it set up and configured. Good luck!
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-18-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By mobeer4don
Now that sounds like a deal! Seriously...

Now that sounds like a deal!

Seriously consider getting miniDSP (8x8? nanoAVR?) to do the the crossover work and subwoofer management. Passive XO parts add up fast...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-17-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By mobeer4don
Do a little digging and see if you can find a JBL...

Do a little digging and see if you can find a JBL cinema product that included the 2246/2380 with a single 15" 2226....then find the JBL Pro tech service spec sheet that includes the crossover design...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-14-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,109
Posted By mobeer4don
The OP might be able to cheat a little by using...

The OP might be able to cheat a little by using silicone caulk or something similar to allow a little movement and attempt to maintain air-tight joints. I did that on the bookshelf speakers in my...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-14-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,137
Posted By mobeer4don
Nice work! DIY should always be a learning...

Nice work! DIY should always be a learning adventure.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-13-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 785
Views: 37,351
Posted By mobeer4don
Try modeling it with the JBL 2245 instead of the...

Try modeling it with the JBL 2245 instead of the SI driver. ;)

It is for my brother that happens to be a JBL nut that mostly listens to 70's vinyl. Not much HT duty. Plus it is easy enough to...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-08-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 11,732
Views: 785,414
Posted By mobeer4don
I prefer A. But it really doesn't matter since...

I prefer A. But it really doesn't matter since I'm already built-out and won't be in the market unless I hit the lotto or get wiped out by a hurricane.
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