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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-22-2013, 05:32 AM
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Posted By AndreasMergner
Never seen that, but it is cool. Not sure why he...

Never seen that, but it is cool. Not sure why he is low passing at ridiculous freqs since he probably isn't getting much above 20 hz or so. Full movement of the fastest RC servos takes about .06 s...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-28-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 114,664
Posted By AndreasMergner
I could put in a switch, but it runs...

I could put in a switch, but it runs intermittently so if I started watching a movie and forgot to flip the switch the dehumidifier may kick on. I don't think it is a huge deal if the dehumidifier...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-28-2013, 03:32 PM
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Views: 114,664
Posted By AndreasMergner
Yeah, I think that is why it took so long to do...

Yeah, I think that is why it took so long to do it!

I might rig up something to seal the hole when I'm not using the rotary...if I think I need it. The room with the rotary will be blocked off...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-28-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 114,664
Posted By AndreasMergner
So, I cut a 2' x 2' hole in the wall of my...

So, I cut a 2' x 2' hole in the wall of my beautifully sound proofed room to allow waves of ULF bass to come through. That is not a lot, but it is something....
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   01-15-2013, 05:46 PM
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Views: 259
Posted By AndreasMergner
I am interested in going too, Dan . My wife said...

I am interested in going too, Dan . My wife said ok, but we are on vacation right now so I need to look at a calendar. Ben knows I'll be at his . One of these days when I'm finished I'll have a meet...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-21-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 20,940
Posted By AndreasMergner
That's a neat contraption he built there! It...

That's a neat contraption he built there! It looks a little weak, but what do I know? Well, obviously the cardboard blades need to go. http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/wink.gif

I...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-21-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 114,664
Posted By AndreasMergner
blackoper: I think it is a somewhat simple idea,...

blackoper: I think it is a somewhat simple idea, but as with a lot of stuff the devil is in the details. My design mounts the fan, linkage and driver on a shaft supported on both ends with angular...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-21-2012, 10:46 AM
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Views: 225,909
Posted By AndreasMergner
Thumbs up! Looking forward to seeing it done in...

Thumbs up! Looking forward to seeing it done in a couple months. http://files.avsforum.com/images/smilies/wink.gif
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-21-2012, 10:45 AM
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Views: 369,593
Posted By AndreasMergner
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by carboranadum http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/952789/harvest-ridge-theater-a-cj-project/1560#post_22610764)


How bad will it...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-21-2012, 03:31 AM
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Views: 369,593
Posted By AndreasMergner
That is a great sub. You will be very happy with...

That is a great sub. You will be very happy with it.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-18-2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 114,664
Posted By AndreasMergner
HT related this weekend: um, installed two shop...

HT related this weekend: um, installed two shop lights in the basement. Wow, I wish I had done this earlier. I have been using one of those lights with a hook and hanging it wherever I'm working....
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-16-2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,874
Posted By AndreasMergner
I just received a new head unit and amp for my...

I just received a new head unit and amp for my car today. The head unit has basic EQ plus low pass to the sub and high pass to the other speakers. That way I can remove all the bass from the door...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-15-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 114,664
Posted By AndreasMergner
You are too cruel. Ha ha I did a bunch of...

You are too cruel. Ha ha

I did a bunch of electrical work in the basement this weekend. I pulled over a circuit for the rotary...does that count? Seriously, after I take care of this little...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-15-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 114,664
Posted By AndreasMergner
Three words for you to ponder: blue cheese...

Three words for you to ponder:

blue cheese popcorn
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-13-2012, 01:08 PM
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Views: 225,909
Posted By AndreasMergner
Looks really nice, Ben. The red grew on me.

Looks really nice, Ben. The red grew on me.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-13-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,882
Posted By AndreasMergner
The performances are similar. Both will knock...

The performances are similar. Both will knock your socks off. Choose the one that fits in your space better since that seems to be your limiting factor. Tht LP - 72 x 18 x (18 to 36)
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-12-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,882
Posted By AndreasMergner
If you want to go the THT route you have to buy...

If you want to go the THT route you have to buy the plans. There is more detail there, but you can also check out build threads here or on the BFM forum.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-12-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,882
Posted By AndreasMergner
The THT has max excursion at 23hz or something...

The THT has max excursion at 23hz or something like that, so low freqs don't have to be filtered out. The caveat is that you can go to a higher voltage if you high pass at 25 hz. Still, there is...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-12-2012, 11:50 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,882
Posted By AndreasMergner
Look into an F-20, THT or a THT LP to see what...

Look into an F-20, THT or a THT LP to see what form factor works for you. The THT I have can be made anywhere from 18 to 36" wide...yours would be 22.5". Also you don't want it firing into the room....
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-10-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,623
Posted By AndreasMergner
Ha ha, me too Brad. Good luck on the build!

Ha ha, me too Brad. Good luck on the build!
Forum: Car Audio, Video, and Nav   11-09-2012, 11:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By AndreasMergner
What did you come up with? I just built an...

What did you come up with? I just built an Autotuba which is a horn sub designed for a car. It is smaller than the F-6 at 13"x14"x32". I need to get an amp now and a new head unit before I give any...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-08-2012, 03:53 AM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 114,664
Posted By AndreasMergner
To me it doesn't quite sound right or good in...

To me it doesn't quite sound right or good in the whole system. It is nowhere near the sound quality of the Ht. So I have started contemplated going down the slippery slope of getting a new head...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-07-2012, 04:52 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,874
Posted By AndreasMergner
Max, I hooked mine up yesterday in my car....

Max, I hooked mine up yesterday in my car. Unfortunately the stock amp puts out hardly any volts bc the stock woofer is a weak 6" and at 2 ohms. I measured 0.6 V at half volume! That said, I have...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-06-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 114,664
Posted By AndreasMergner
I put it in my car. It had a 2 ohm speaker in it...

I put it in my car. It had a 2 ohm speaker in it that I took out and I measured volts to the speaker peaking at about 0.6 V at half volume. I have an 4 ohm speaker so at that level I am getting 0.09...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   11-05-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 1,241
Views: 114,664
Posted By AndreasMergner
Thanks guys! It's not my design -- it's from...

Thanks guys! It's not my design -- it's from billfitzmaurice.com (http://billfitzmaurice.com) The guy knows his stuff. You can also check the AVS DIY speaker forum for build threads for the...
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