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Forum: Speakers   02-10-2016, 08:04 PM
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Posted By notnyt
Long Island... many hours away tho :/

Long Island... many hours away tho :/
Forum: Speakers   02-10-2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3,588
Views: 91,866
Posted By notnyt
comparing a flat or even slightly bright speaker...

comparing a flat or even slightly bright speaker like the 4722N to the 3677 is obviously going to sound vastly different. One is X curve, one is not. Either build a new xover for it, or adjust for...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-10-2016, 09:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 270
Posted By notnyt
http://i.imgur.com/cf6lD1El.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/cf6lD1El.jpg
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-07-2016, 10:11 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 31,738
Posted By notnyt
http://naturalenclosures.com/wp-content/uploads/20...

http://naturalenclosures.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/McDonough-Chain-Link-Fence.jpg
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-07-2016, 03:22 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 31,738
Posted By notnyt
I'm still waiting to see pics of this how's it...

I'm still waiting to see pics of this how's it going?
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-30-2016, 11:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 932
Posted By notnyt
looks like a nice improvement over that design...

looks like a nice improvement over that design with 3 dome tweets lol
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-30-2016, 05:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 388
Posted By notnyt
I generally use a 4th order bw filter a couple hz...

I generally use a 4th order bw filter a couple hz below the tune depending (see how excursion looks).

That said, as LTD02 modeled, that port velocity is not ideal.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-30-2016, 03:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 388
Posted By notnyt
If your port is chuffing, it's likely already...

If your port is chuffing, it's likely already into compression territory, and that's just wasted efficiency.
Forum: Speakers   01-28-2016, 08:31 PM
Replies: 3,588
Views: 91,866
Posted By notnyt
Dunno why everyone is using the crown amps :/ get...

Dunno why everyone is using the crown amps :/ get some amps with a properly low noise floor.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-28-2016, 01:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,089
Posted By notnyt
Sonic Boom?

So, after feeling my house shaking and feeling some pretty serious low frequency pressure a few times, I started recording.

http://i.imgur.com/JI5vA9e.jpg

Captured a few of these, all similar. ...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-26-2016, 12:36 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 5,960
Posted By notnyt
When I build giant boxes, I just get on top of...

When I build giant boxes, I just get on top of them and put all of my weight on a knee and nail right near there.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-20-2016, 12:40 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 31,738
Posted By notnyt
The room is open to 10k cubic feet. I'm still...

The room is open to 10k cubic feet. I'm still glad I made the switch, and would not run sealed again unless I was tight on space or in a much smaller room on a suspended floor. It's better for...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-18-2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,013
Posted By notnyt
It's been answered a number of times. NO. ...

It's been answered a number of times. NO.

Just because you don't like the answer doesn't make it inaccurate. It won't even be close.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-17-2016, 11:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,011
Posted By notnyt
Make sure you have a proper respirator/filter. I...

Make sure you have a proper respirator/filter. I posted a high gloss guide somewhere in here ;)

But seriously, respirator.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-17-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 447
Posted By notnyt
Posting this crap is really not helping people...

Posting this crap is really not helping people that don't have much of an understanding of this. Increasing output by 3dbspl is not doubling how loud it is.

To recap:

1) 3db is not twice as...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-17-2016, 05:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 447
Posted By notnyt
this is incorrect on so many levels, please stop...

this is incorrect on so many levels, please stop posting. doubling surface area and providing the same power increases output by 3 db. also 3db is not twice as loud, about 10db is perceived as...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-17-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 447
Posted By notnyt
do you mean add a sub? because I'm not sure how...

do you mean add a sub? because I'm not sure how you're adding a channel if it's bridged.

add I said this gets more complex because adding a sub changes the impedance the amp sees and affects power...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-16-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,013
Posted By notnyt
Well, if you're looking at USB bins, it calls for...

Well, if you're looking at USB bins, it calls for an 18.. these are workable in it. That said, go look at BFM's site. It's a good place to get started.

http://www.billfitzmaurice.com/



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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-16-2016, 04:38 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,013
Posted By notnyt
Are you talking about the USB bins? That's a...

Are you talking about the USB bins? That's a specific design for specific drivers. They're not even that good. Go look at BFM's site. And get the idea of using 6" drivers out of your head. If...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-16-2016, 04:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 447
Posted By notnyt
doubling surface area with same power will give...

doubling surface area with same power will give you 3db.
doubling power will give you 3db, if your drivers can handle it.

so if you double up on amps and drivers, you should get 6db.

Keep in...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-16-2016, 02:41 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,013
Posted By notnyt
I was calling the entire unit a top since it's...

I was calling the entire unit a top since it's only covering from 150hz on up. The stasys 3 has a phase plug, the stasys 8 that's just part of the horn and bracing.

I'm still not clear on what...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-16-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,013
Posted By notnyt
Oh you're looking at the tops. meh.

Oh you're looking at the tops. meh.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-16-2016, 01:55 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,013
Posted By notnyt
It's bracing dude. Unless you're talking about...

It's bracing dude. Unless you're talking about something completely different than I think you are.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-16-2016, 01:46 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,013
Posted By notnyt
waveformers? wtf are you talking about? They're...

waveformers? wtf are you talking about? They're horns with flashy looking bracing.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-16-2016, 12:12 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,013
Posted By notnyt
Listen to Bill Fitzmaurice. He knows his horns. ...

Listen to Bill Fitzmaurice. He knows his horns. Also, making one unit with a whole bunch of stuff in it makes it harder to transport and setup. Build boxes for specific purposes. Stack them as...
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