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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-21-2014, 05:03 AM
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Posted By Gorilla83
I prefer to router my woof holes on the panel...

I prefer to router my woof holes on the panel before the box is together. That was if you make a mistake you can just redo that panel. Be sure to test fit!
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-21-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,965
Posted By Gorilla83
Wait, are you taking requests for reccomended...

Wait, are you taking requests for reccomended amplifier pairings with this driver? :D
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   09-20-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,082
Posted By Gorilla83
If he sticks with the port size recommendation he...

If he sticks with the port size recommendation he has listed above in a slot port configuration, there is a good chance actual/realized tuning will be a few hz lower anyway. This pretty much is...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-20-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,965
Posted By Gorilla83
I was thinking the same thing. I'm glad I ran the...

I was thinking the same thing. I'm glad I ran the sweep as it really gives some insight as to current demand.



The port is 44" long. I spec'd it actually to hit 18hz in a 8.5 cube enclosure in...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-20-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,965
Posted By Gorilla83
John - Looks like a hair under 17hz? ...

John - Looks like a hair under 17hz?

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=271130&d=1411231660
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-20-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,965
Posted By Gorilla83
Thanks Brian! Thanks man. It's got...

Thanks Brian!



Thanks man. It's got plenty of room for travel, that's for sure. :)
Forum: Speakers   09-20-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 23,476
Views: 1,021,311
Posted By Gorilla83
No way in heck I'd want any part of that...

No way in heck I'd want any part of that opportunity, haha. I'd run far away. :D
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-20-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,965
Posted By Gorilla83
Box #2...

Box #2 (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=2) assembled this morning MUCH more quickly! Some close ups of the roundovers this time since you guys liked them so much....
Forum: Speakers   09-20-2014, 07:12 AM
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Views: 1,021,311
Posted By Gorilla83
Hardly a baller. :( Taking on just the one...

Hardly a baller. :( Taking on just the one daycare payment meant quite a bit of change to lifestyle. This area is getting expensive! On the plus side, at least I'm not in the NYC area. My brother...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 8,806
Posted By Gorilla83
Very clean looking! What brand mills do you use?...

Very clean looking! What brand mills do you use? And what machine are you running?
Forum: Speakers   09-19-2014, 05:15 PM
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Posted By Gorilla83
1800 a month for three? Dude, in my area that is...

1800 a month for three? Dude, in my area that is nearly the rate for ONE infant. :(
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,965
Posted By Gorilla83
I would ask the professionals. :D @tuxedocivic...

I would ask the professionals. :D @tuxedocivic (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/member.php?u=8221312) and @mtg90 (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/member.php?u=8360357)
...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 238
Posted By Gorilla83
Still, can vary quite a bit haha. Dimensions,...

Still, can vary quite a bit haha. Dimensions, alignment (sealed/ported), style of woofer (perfect circle, hexagonal) , recess/no recess, layers, pre drilling of holes, style of tweeter/waveguide...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 238
Posted By Gorilla83
The answer will vary entirely on what is being...

The answer will vary entirely on what is being built/cut. Cutting a simple circle or a rectangle will take me a few minutes to set up for the first time, and then it can be repeated after that. On...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 238
Posted By Gorilla83
To be fair I usually try that with the pieces...

To be fair I usually try that with the pieces that have like a 2 square inch blemish and wind up with 30% off so not too bad. :) Lately though I've been getting 5-10 sheets at a time so no time for...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 238
Posted By Gorilla83
I've never been able to get more than 20-30%, 50%...

I've never been able to get more than 20-30%, 50% would be awesome though!
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,965
Posted By Gorilla83
Yes, get some pictures of that thing asap. :)

Yes, get some pictures of that thing asap. :)
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,965
Posted By Gorilla83
Definitely - without reservation. Whether you're...

Definitely - without reservation. Whether you're looking for hobby, side business, or full production use it pretty much fits the bill.



Luke - 1/2 for the ports and front baffle of this box.
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   09-19-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,082
Posted By Gorilla83
That port velocity looks WAY better. That is a...

That port velocity looks WAY better. That is a huge box but if you can swing 'em I'm sure they would be very effective. :)
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,965
Posted By Gorilla83
Yes sir. Here are my steps: 1) Draw in...

Yes sir. Here are my steps:

1) Draw in sketchup including each panel as a separate component. I ensure all panels and and fit propertly into dado grooves.

2) Create new vcarve 7.5 file and...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,965
Posted By Gorilla83
Yes. This is not advised during normal...

Yes. This is not advised during normal listening, but for reference, we threw both channels of a Speakerpower 8000 (one channel to each VC) and shut down the amp multiple times on the SI24 at...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,559
Posted By Gorilla83
SUBBED! Man, I wish we lived closer. Either way,...

SUBBED! Man, I wish we lived closer. Either way, excited to help out where I can. :)
Luke - Do you happen to have a rough sketch of the entire box? I can help with sketchup where I can.

Matt ...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-19-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,965
Posted By Gorilla83
Haha, I thought of tagging you in that post...

Haha, I thought of tagging you in that post actually. :)



Thanks David!



John - I should be able to use my DATS to pull an impedance sweep. I can't be 100% the room wasn't marginally...
Forum: Speakers   09-18-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 23,476
Views: 1,021,311
Posted By Gorilla83
Dave - photocopy the back of the speaker and use...

Dave - photocopy the back of the speaker and use as a template to line up the keyholes. :)

And very sorry to hear about the dog, man. :( hope everything works out ok.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-18-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 788
Posted By Gorilla83
Consider this the official "Thanks to Johnny"...

Consider this the official "Thanks to Johnny" thread.

You are man, John! :D
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