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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-28-2015, 08:15 PM
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Posted By Gaugster
Updated to a working link. Check out the article...

Updated to a working link. Check out the article on subs. Fourth from the bottom.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-28-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 501
Posted By Gaugster
Four subs might be more flexible than you think....

Four subs might be more flexible than you think.
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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-26-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
Did some REW sweeps over the weekend. Using a...

Did some REW sweeps over the weekend. Using a UMM-6 with a Cross-Spectrum calibration.

Mic was in a stand and measured at multiple locations across the couch. Distance is over 4 meters from the...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-20-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,160
Posted By Gaugster
I would have to agree with the others about...

I would have to agree with the others about little or no cost up to go with larger diameter subs.

That said I have a long list comparing 12's since I that size when I started my DIY projects.
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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-18-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 68
Posted By Gaugster
Maybe check the inputs and outputs of the...

Maybe check the inputs and outputs of the cross-overs? Did something get unsolder from the connections made?
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-18-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
Took a lot of will power not to bolt on the amp...

Took a lot of will power not to bolt on the amp and fire it up. But some tedious task need to be done otherwise this thing might never be "complete".

Paper thin clearance but the speaker fits. :D
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-17-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
Some more progress on the finish..... Looking...

Some more progress on the finish..... Looking Great.....:)

Have to paint over the edges and some finishing touches..... :)
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-15-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 879
Posted By Gaugster
Cool thread and thanks for the picks. It's always...

Cool thread and thanks for the picks. It's always hard to stop working to take photos but makes for more entertaining but longer build.
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   01-10-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 49
Posted By Gaugster
This is typical of newer phones and consumer or...

This is typical of newer phones and consumer or old electronics that are certified to less stringent EMC/EMI testing.

Noise interference could be coupling into the components themselves. Cables...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-10-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By Gaugster
Sorry to hear about the trouble. I recently ...

Sorry to hear about the trouble. I recently
had terrible luck with a Dayton RSS315-44.

There was a recall from PE as it seems some sort of mass plug comes loose.

Well three subs later i had...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-05-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
I have some 2 ply birch veneer. Check out post...

I have some 2 ply birch veneer. Check out post #28.

The new sub fits but with only a mm or so to spare. Same for my orbital sander. It is very much a miracle. I sized the opening bigger so that I...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-04-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
Here is some progress pictures of the veneer. Got...

Here is some progress pictures of the veneer. Got the top, bottom and inside around the speaker attached.

I use a roller for pressure but like to get some weight on it to get as much bond from the...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-02-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
A Fs of 21Hz is much closer than I would have...

A Fs of 21Hz is much closer than I would have thought. The challenge is balancing the compromises that go along with enclosure designs.

One advantange of PP or clamshell is Sd is only for one...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-01-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
I had made an incorrect reference in the YouTube...

I had made an incorrect reference in the YouTube video that I posted (#53) earlier. The link below is one of the original documents that I used for reference. This author claims that an area of 1.5x...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-01-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
Hmmm, that is a tough set of questions to...

Hmmm, that is a tough set of questions to response to. I would first state my opinion that in many ways I view TL and Folded Horns as complete opposite enclosure types. TL use taper which is the...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-01-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
I appreciate the kind comments. One great benefit...

I appreciate the kind comments. One great benefit of making a TL is the small core group of people that have an interest. So you are never too far from the source. :) Mr. King's website is a great...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-31-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 2,251
Posted By Gaugster
Cool repair / rebuild. I'm stoked about 1 inch...

Cool repair / rebuild. I'm stoked about 1 inch MDF. My back hurts just imagining how much they weigh. 2015 is looking up. Cheers!
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-27-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
I know what you mean but it took me a while to...

I know what you mean but it took me a while to remember. It seems that Transmission Lines use taper to 'acousticly' lengthen the line. Horns use every increasing flare to gain efficiency but at very...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-27-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
Good question. I had read and reseached a bunch...

Good question. I had read and reseached a bunch about Transmission Line sub applications. I.e Quarter-wave.com Had a few white papers and a another hobbyists excel file for basic dimensions. I used...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-27-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
I do miss the bass in my system now that this...

I do miss the bass in my system now that this thing is under construction. This should provide all the motivation I need to get it all back together.

Cheers.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-27-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,617
Posted By Gaugster
Upgrades for 2015

Been over a year and no veneer yet but doing some upgrades followed (hopefully) by putting on the finish.

Swapping out the JL isobaric configuration for a single EMINENCE LAB12 C (4 Ohm) and...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-20-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 879
Posted By Gaugster
Sad to report the demise of the Dayton Audio...

Sad to report the demise of the Dayton Audio RSS315HO-44. Parts Express had notified me of a recall involving a 'mass plug' that was not attached well enough and could come loose.

Well it has...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   12-15-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 887
Posted By Gaugster
If anyone find a full list of T&S parameters for...

If anyone find a full list of T&S parameters for the RE Audio SEX type subs let me know. I would like to throw it into Hornresp but need more details. Parts express posted some for the 12" version in...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   10-09-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,667
Posted By Gaugster
Add me to the pre order list. :) Looking forward...

Add me to the pre order list. :) Looking forward to listening to new (old) music.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-27-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Gaugster
Adding glue or epoxy like shown in your picture...

Adding glue or epoxy like shown in your picture is completely normal. Typically is is done for two main purpose. First is to add more stability to taller electrical component and prevent them from...
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