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Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   01-30-2015, 01:28 PM
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Posted By NicksHitachi
What kinda pricing? PM or text if appropriate.

What kinda pricing? PM or text if appropriate.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-30-2015, 10:12 AM
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Views: 21,248
Posted By NicksHitachi
I should for the $$$$ Yikes! :eek:

I should for the $$$$ Yikes! :eek:
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-28-2015, 11:23 AM
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Views: 8,060
Posted By NicksHitachi
^Actually #23...

^Actually #23 (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=23)
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-28-2015, 11:18 AM
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Views: 8,060
Posted By NicksHitachi
Those are what I use. I did have to float...

Those are what I use.

I did have to float the shield on the RCA end to knock down the humm but that isn't always the case. No need to do surgery on the RCA end until you know that you have humm. ...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-28-2015, 08:37 AM
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Posted By NicksHitachi
I wear my gopro when i build speakers to keep my...

I wear my gopro when i build speakers to keep my hands free ;)
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-28-2015, 05:30 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 8,060
Posted By NicksHitachi
Harbor Freight clamps work ok, especially for...

Harbor Freight clamps work ok, especially for light duty DIY speaker building. Ive had the big ones for years and they work fine. Cheap Too.

36" bar clamp $7...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-27-2015, 10:06 AM
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Views: 8,060
Posted By NicksHitachi
As far as delay, normally you would measure the...

As far as delay, normally you would measure the impulse response and delay one or the other to line them up.

I would then reverse polarity and fine tune the delay to get the deepest reverse null...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-27-2015, 09:34 AM
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Posted By NicksHitachi
Interesting, your probably right. Have you...

Interesting, your probably right.

Have you ever played with delaying the woofer portion in one of the stacks or inverting their polarity?

Maybe a distance thing and the wavefronts haven't fully...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-27-2015, 07:54 AM
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Posted By NicksHitachi
Hey, do your DRs have that dip in them all the...

Hey, do your DRs have that dip in them all the time or is that a measurement artifact?

It looks an awful lot like a reverse null. What frequency do they crossover?
...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-26-2015, 09:49 AM
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Views: 7,321
Posted By NicksHitachi
Those pics are of the PB 13 ultra in case you...

Those pics are of the PB 13 ultra in case you didn't know, idk where to source something like that.

You could DIY something like that with metal or grill cloth with a wood/mdf frame.

I have...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-26-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 7,321
Posted By NicksHitachi
Have you considered DIYing a curved grill like: ...

Have you considered DIYing a curved grill like:

http://img.usaudiomart.com/uploads/large/744513-svs_pb13_ultra_subwoofer_speakers.jpg

AFA open vs closed it won't affect performance in any...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-26-2015, 07:55 AM
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Posted By NicksHitachi
Which SEOS speaker do you have? Do you have...

Which SEOS speaker do you have?

Do you have any measurements?

All large format two ways with only two drivers have vertical nulls. Your JTRs were probably better in that regard due to their...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-26-2015, 06:56 AM
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Views: 814,398
Posted By NicksHitachi
^Google baffle wall whitepaper: This has...

^Google baffle wall whitepaper:

This has some good info:

http://www.procella.citymax.com/f/Procella_System_Design_&_Installation_v2.5_Web.pdf

While elaborate baffle wall construction...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-25-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 8,060
Posted By NicksHitachi
Assuming the crowns are three prong and the AVR...

Assuming the crowns are three prong and the AVR is two, I would buy an unbalanced to balanced cable both ends male. Cut off the balanced end and you will have shield neg and positive. Connect all...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-22-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 668
Views: 90,836
Posted By NicksHitachi
Hey Chris, I shot for 5 cubic feet total or...

Hey Chris,

I shot for 5 cubic feet total or 2.5cubes per driver. Im traveling on a little vacation and the forum sucks on my phone.

I got your pm and i can send you some panel sizes once i get...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-21-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 8,060
Posted By NicksHitachi
Yeah I just grabbed one on their site, It was...

Yeah I just grabbed one on their site, It was like an undercoat or something....

The glossy looks nice.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-21-2015, 01:05 PM
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Views: 8,060
Posted By NicksHitachi
On a budget Advance Autoparts and Autozone etc...

On a budget Advance Autoparts and Autozone etc sell duplicolor auto paint for ~$25 per quart...

http://shop.advanceautoparts.com/p/duplicolor-paint-shop-jet-black-32-oz.-quart-bsp200/7141541-P
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-21-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 8,060
Posted By NicksHitachi
TCP global has decent prices if you decide to do...

TCP global has decent prices if you decide to do automotive.

I have always wanted to use some flat hotrod automotive paint on some speakers. Its urethane so durable and satin finish to hide some...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-20-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 7,321
Posted By NicksHitachi
Define better? Speaker hardware is cheaper? ...

Define better?

Speaker hardware is cheaper? Remember the 1" band is stock for speaker hardware and an add on for thatother site.....
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-20-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 8,060
Posted By NicksHitachi
Have you tried reaching up through the woofer...

Have you tried reaching up through the woofer hole and attaching the CD? It looks like would be a PITA to me with the window braces....

However, you wouldn't have to do it often if ever after its...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-20-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 668
Views: 90,836
Posted By NicksHitachi
Its going back wall. I might do a low pass on...

Its going back wall. I might do a low pass on that one somewhere like 50-60Hz depending on how it sounds.

The two duratexed MFW cabs are going up front behind the screen, hence the forward firing...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-20-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 668
Views: 90,836
Posted By NicksHitachi
Finished up the subs last night. Now i just need...

Finished up the subs last night. Now i just need to find time to connect all the parts back together. It won't be this weekend though, I'm going out of town on a snowboarding trip. Maybe next...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-19-2015, 06:24 AM
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Posted By NicksHitachi
You guys are touching on what I alluded to in...

You guys are touching on what I alluded to in this post. The problem is that you can't optimize the placements without adjusting the delays so those steps are hard to separate. Its kinda a chicken...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-17-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 7,321
Posted By NicksHitachi
Ive never needed anything wider than 24" lol i...

Ive never needed anything wider than 24" lol i forgot how massive that thing is!

Speakerworks will make em for you about $66ea

http://www.speakerworks.com/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=CG2B
...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-17-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 5,915
Posted By NicksHitachi
Ive sprayed with the $9-16 HVLP from harbor...

Ive sprayed with the $9-16 HVLP from harbor freight. its an ok gun and you can get good results with it. It does not have a regulator which is a negative. most regs on compressors are not good...
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