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Forum: Speakers   02-08-2016, 01:16 AM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Fair and valid points. I would be very eager to...

Fair and valid points. I would be very eager to see something like a surround speaker master list starting at like 100 per and select perhaps 2-3, maybe 3-4 selections at each price point. ...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-08-2016, 01:05 AM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Yes Sir! Got caught up in a diff new toy this...

Yes Sir! Got caught up in a diff new toy this weekend :) Really honestly no excuse at this point to not finish up this week/early weekend and have them running.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-08-2016, 01:01 AM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Pics or it didn't happen? Honestly I enjoy it...

Pics or it didn't happen? Honestly I enjoy it when guys start posting Corvettes/other toys or hot rods. I understand some don't like off topic...But this is my thread! I would wear a T-shirt that...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-07-2016, 03:13 AM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Worked on things this morning, just a couple...

Worked on things this morning, just a couple pieces of bracing to put in and second cab is up to same progress as first. Planned on it when I got home but didn't make it until 10pm. This week had...
Forum: Speakers   02-06-2016, 12:06 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Yea totally, I was only debating if I wanted to...

Yea totally, I was only debating if I wanted to try and figure out a full blown HTPC at this point.
Forum: Speakers   02-05-2016, 02:51 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
This was posted in the Home Theater group on FB. ...

This was posted in the Home Theater group on FB. Interesting read with lots of data if thats up your alley :) Ethan Winer testing isolation pads or systems......
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-05-2016, 01:31 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
And here is the other guy! :D cdy2179 and...

And here is the other guy! :D cdy2179 and Auburn have reconfirmed how good the Volts are. Like I said I owned a pair and loved them, figured I would try and upgrade but why fix it if not broken? ...
Forum: Speakers   02-05-2016, 01:21 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
I was kinda being sarcastic :) It definitely...

I was kinda being sarcastic :)

It definitely works which is great! I had the gain knob exactly @ 12 O'clock on the DSi 1000. Setting the Autoformer to only -1db (rather than taking out because I...
Forum: Speakers   02-04-2016, 09:10 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Thats def great! @32years old my hearing is...

Thats def great! @32years old my hearing is pretty good still. I can make out people conversing in the warehouse at work 40-50ft away still...As I build my room sound containment and a low noise...
Forum: Speakers   02-04-2016, 08:56 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Well the prelims on the Autoformer is that is...

Well the prelims on the Autoformer is that is definitely attenuates the CD noise from the DSi amps in active mode!!!

Tried -4db at first with no noticeable change, then jumped straight to -12db. ...
Forum: Speakers   02-04-2016, 05:54 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Ha! And I ran a JTR Triple 8 LP model as my...

Ha! And I ran a JTR Triple 8 LP model as my center in my old rentals living room setup I had bought from James for 1.5 yrs! Now it made it's way back to Wisconsin to someone who bought it...
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Forum: Speakers   02-04-2016, 04:32 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Yea and back at work, only one day down :) I am...

Yea and back at work, only one day down :) I am OCD about symmetry too. I wish I would have snatched up spome of the 1500's when they were on sale. I'm thinking I need to go Atmos out of the gate...
Forum: Speakers   02-04-2016, 03:19 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Would you just get over it already and order...

Would you just get over it already and order eleven 4722's?
Forum: Speakers   02-04-2016, 03:18 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
yea it would be an easy enough experiment to...

yea it would be an easy enough experiment to kinda "board" things up for the total baffle effect to see if you like it :) Time to get baffled! :rolleyes:



I have the Cross Spectrum Labs UMM-6...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   02-02-2016, 06:56 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
For the money absolutely not! I was thinking of...

For the money absolutely not! I was thinking of springing for the Concentric 8 from DIYSG in attempt to get to the next level of refinement with the custom Denovo CD they had made. But with all...
Forum: Speakers   02-02-2016, 02:30 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Doing a little reading on using an autoformer...

Doing a little reading on using an autoformer instead of a resistor for attenuating compression drivers.

From DIYaudio forums...
"These compression drivers need quite a bit of attenuation (mine...
Forum: Speakers   02-02-2016, 02:24 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
I wonder if anyone will ever end up with some of...

I wonder if anyone will ever end up with some of the Berry's on surround duty with 4722 mains, seems like it would be a decent match.
Forum: Speakers   02-02-2016, 09:07 AM
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Posted By jlpowell84
There is only one zero on the entire little auto...

There is only one zero on the entire little auto former, the source of my confusion...But I guess it makes sense if the positive is the wire running through attenuation while negative remains in and...
Forum: Speakers   02-01-2016, 07:34 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Anyone else understand exactly how to connect...

Anyone else understand exactly how to connect this? I don't really want to be "kinda sure." I want to be sure :)

Positive and negative go where and come out of where? Even if I understood the...
Forum: Speakers   02-01-2016, 07:18 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Oh, frolich, Ch.2 is HF driver in active config...

Oh, frolich, Ch.2 is HF driver in active config yes? Been 7 weeks since I last hooked up active and for whatever reason can't find it in the manual now lol!
Forum: Speakers   02-01-2016, 06:55 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
Dang, I called Bob Friday mid day! Thinking of...

Dang, I called Bob Friday mid day! Thinking of try 4db at first, I shall report back soon. Hopefully I don't fry anything :D...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-01-2016, 06:52 PM
Replies: 186
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Posted By jlpowell84
Yea well thats what you get trying to work two...

Yea well thats what you get trying to work two jobs!

I am going to get some progress tonight but I already received (ordered Friday afternoon) a model 3636 Autoformer from Bob Crites speakers in a...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-01-2016, 05:05 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
I just used Titebond for baffles because it is...

I just used Titebond for baffles because it is thinner, Gorilla glue if I did install Tnuts because it bonds to metal better and PL for all else. I asked Luke what he did and his track record is...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   02-01-2016, 09:59 AM
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Posted By jlpowell84
yes no pre driver installs! And thats what...

yes no pre driver installs!

And thats what Ive been telling my wife who has decided she wants to be involved building these as much as she can! That PL is cheap so no reason not to way over do it...
Forum: Speakers   01-31-2016, 05:32 PM
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Posted By jlpowell84
You have seen used Omnimics for $100? Lemme know...

You have seen used Omnimics for $100? Lemme know if you do again!

I do have a little experience in treating rooms so far. Just from a guy who nothing absolutely nothing to a guy who feels...
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