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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-27-2017, 08:07 PM
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Posted By Bigus
Where is he offering one of these contraptions...

Where is he offering one of these contraptions for sale. Maybe I'll buy one for the benefit of the forum.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-27-2017, 07:58 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 816
Posted By Bigus
I hope so, thanks. The basic room targets have...

I hope so, thanks. The basic room targets have been in my head for many years, put to paper the last two or three, but now the house plans leave my hands and enter the architect's. And, no longer...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-27-2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 5,895
Posted By Bigus
Yep, I'd be in for a dozen of those. :) The...

Yep, I'd be in for a dozen of those. :)

The Mach5 FTW-LTE hits some of those targets, certainly not all. Not a bad starting point.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-26-2017, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 155
Posted By Bigus
Can the room be flipped with screen on other end?...

Can the room be flipped with screen on other end? What's the rectangle across that end... a 10' wide couch?
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-26-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 267
Posted By Bigus
Yep, that makes sense. :)

Yep, that makes sense. :)
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-26-2017, 01:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 267
Posted By Bigus
Just curious... why not just order the 2x4HD...

Just curious... why not just order the 2x4HD kit/raw board to start with?
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-25-2017, 10:34 PM
Replies: 1,254
Views: 177,404
Posted By Bigus
Forgive me if this has been discussed and my...

Forgive me if this has been discussed and my searches missed it. Searching from mobile is a pain anyway, and the thread is long enough that reading straight through is quite the undertaking.
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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-25-2017, 10:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 385
Posted By Bigus
I think soffits look nice. Not a big fan of...

I think soffits look nice. Not a big fan of rooms being a plain box.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   03-25-2017, 10:07 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 646
Posted By Bigus
Did bill gates say 640k pc memory ought to be...

Did bill gates say 640k pc memory ought to be enough for anyone? Just sayin.
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-25-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 297
Posted By Bigus
I had to check since they seemed to have vanished...

I had to check since they seemed to have vanished around my area and I thought I had heard they were dead. Guess they made it through a bankruptcy a few years ago - about the time all the stores...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-25-2017, 09:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 80
Posted By Bigus
Yes, this is a known phenomenon. Any henlmholtz...

Yes, this is a known phenomenon. Any henlmholtz resonator can absorb some sound energy at its tuning frequency.

You could put a pasive radiator in a ported box and it would absorb some energy...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-25-2017, 08:10 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 816
Posted By Bigus
Lol, yeah the room as ported box. At just 400...

Lol, yeah the room as ported box. At just 400 ft3 thqt I'm hoping for even for 8 drivers thats just too big for ported. He probably had triple that volume.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-25-2017, 06:59 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 816
Posted By Bigus
What would KW's setup have been called?

What would KW's setup have been called?
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-25-2017, 06:57 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 816
Posted By Bigus
This thread interests me but I've put off really...

This thread interests me but I've put off really worrying about it until I have final house plans. I'm hoping what I've given the architect survives relatively intact.

I'm shooting for a pair of...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-25-2017, 04:43 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 925
Posted By Bigus
This thread reminds me of when I was in...

This thread reminds me of when I was in engineering undergrad, and se competed in SAE minibaja and miniformula competitions. In one of the minibaja competitions we encountered a vehicle entered by...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-24-2017, 08:16 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 5,895
Posted By Bigus
Yeah, its all preference and specifics of just...

Yeah, its all preference and specifics of just how you cook. I tend to use a bit lower temps than some. I'm a big brown sugar and honey guy too though, so have to really watch the temp. Some...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-24-2017, 01:20 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 5,895
Posted By Bigus
Yes, you can cheat and ribs can still be worth...

Yes, you can cheat and ribs can still be worth eating. Even crockpot ribs can turn out good. Ssshhhhh!

But... like subs, anything worth doing... Rub and wrap, fridge overnight. Smoke bare 2.5...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-24-2017, 01:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 622
Posted By Bigus
Very nice! You may have a cure for deafness. ;) ...

Very nice! You may have a cure for deafness. ;)

Pics should be a sticky for the recurring "how do I brace my box?" question.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-24-2017, 11:52 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 5,895
Posted By Bigus
This thread funny. :)

This thread funny. :)
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-22-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 297
Posted By Bigus
My box of cables contains everything from old...

My box of cables contains everything from old monster (and I think streetwire?) cables, a bunch I bought from a magazine electronics supplier back in the late 90's (no idea who, cables are unbranded,...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-22-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 5,895
Posted By Bigus
That's awesome. "What are the T/S parameters...

That's awesome.

"What are the T/S parameters for the driver?"

"176 lbs"
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   03-22-2017, 07:32 AM
Replies: 2,987
Views: 167,017
Posted By Bigus
If you are using two channels of the Trinnov for...

If you are using two channels of the Trinnov for each of L and r main channels (I assume you are to control levels between tube and SS amps), have you considered ditching the internal crossovers in...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-21-2017, 07:02 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 925
Posted By Bigus
You cant expect people to visualize and...

You cant expect people to visualize and understand what you are doing based on your description alone when half your sentences make no sense. I presume that is a second language thing.

In any...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-21-2017, 06:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 391
Posted By Bigus
Choice of drivers, baffle design, crossover...

Choice of drivers, baffle design, crossover topology, room setup, room acoustic treatments, signal processing.

I guess that's half a dozen major off the top of my head. More detailed or specific...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   03-20-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 419
Posted By Bigus
Well, that's my point. Preference is just that,...

Well, that's my point. Preference is just that, and no one can really argue with how you enjoy your music. Its useful to separate preference from what is happening to the signal and soundwaves...
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