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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-01-2015, 10:56 PM
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Posted By swest
If I recall correctly from my reading today, when...

If I recall correctly from my reading today, when you use the ASIO drivers, you give up the ability of REW to control the volume (and, maybe more?)

What are the tradeoffs between the Java vs ASIO...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-01-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
I'm a little puzzled about how I am supposed to...

I'm a little puzzled about how I am supposed to know (or how REW controls (?)) which loudspeakers REW is measuring...

I'm using the HDMI connection from PC to Marantz. Does REW encode its output...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-31-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
Very helpful guidance, beastaudio. Thanks, for...

Very helpful guidance, beastaudio. Thanks, for spending the time...

I'll try to work on this some more tonight, since "Mad Max: Fury Road" comes tomorrow, and I want to be ready (!)... I've...
Forum: Audio Gear   08-31-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 51
Posted By swest
Price drop => $225.

Price drop => $225.
Forum: Audio Gear   08-31-2015, 11:32 AM
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Views: 87
Posted By swest
Price drop => $150.

Price drop => $150.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-28-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
So, there's lot's o' tweaking being done for me...

So, there's lot's o' tweaking being done for me by these various tools. So, I guess I'm going to have to go all scientific method on this, and design, run, and record my various measurement...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-28-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
And, then, finally the FR with the BASSIS off,...

And, then, finally the FR with the BASSIS off, and Audyssey off:

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=913402&d=1440822546
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-28-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
So, here is the measurement with the BASSIS...

So, here is the measurement with the BASSIS completely off, but Audyssey still on:

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=913394&d=1440822542
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-28-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
Will do. More later. Thanks, -...

Will do.

More later.

Thanks,

- s.west
Forum: Audio Gear   08-28-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By swest
p.s. Just letting anyone who is watching this...

p.s. Just letting anyone who is watching this thread know that another one of these drivers has sold on e-bay, so I'm down to 2...

- s.west
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-28-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
Well, FWIW, I just looked at the calibration file...

Well, FWIW, I just looked at the calibration file for the UMIK-1 and its calibration range is from 10Hz to 20kHz...

Sens Factor =.0655dB, SERNO: 7010839
"Auto-generated 90-degree calibration file...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-28-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
Well, that's just great...

Well, that's just great...
Forum: Audio Gear   08-28-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By swest
Well, I still don't have a clear answer on what...

Well, I still don't have a clear answer on what shipping costs me, but here's what I do know: If you were to coordinate with me during a purchase on my ebay listing for 2 of those Titanics, then,...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-28-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
Yep, all 4 are identically set. The BASSIS...

Yep, all 4 are identically set.

The BASSIS is on for both of those sweeps. It's just the 20Hz HPF that has been turned off for the second measurement. Since the intended effect of running with...
Forum: Audio Gear   08-28-2015, 01:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By swest
Well, if I could figure out PayPal, and the...

Well, if I could figure out PayPal, and the shipping discount I get by going through them, by <gasp> looking on their website (sacrilege, heresy... put information on the website???)... If I could...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-27-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
D'oh! Now I know why I couldn't run the...

D'oh! Now I know why I couldn't run the system-hammering, alien-contraption-emergence scene, from WotW (War of the Worlds), without the HPF engaged... it kept putting one of the QSCs into thermal...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-27-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
So, of course, the logical next-step would be to...

So, of course, the logical next-step would be to turn off the BASSIS's high-pass filter, and re-measure... right? Well, that's exactly what I did... I'm not a complete dweeb.

And, the results?
...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-27-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
First off, let me say that I don't fully...

First off, let me say that I don't fully understand all I read in beastaudio's previous post. I have only read through it a couple of times, and it's probably going to take a few more readings...
Forum: Audio Gear   08-26-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 87
Posted By swest
FS: Atlantic Technology 354 SR dipole surrounds (1 pair)

Greetings,

Relisted... new pricing... Price drop for AVS members => $150.

Now that my home-theater-speaker-revitalization project is complete (see my Volt-6 build thread here...
Forum: Audio Gear   08-26-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 51
Posted By swest
FS: B&W FCM8 (1 only)

Greetings,

Relisted... new pricing... Price drop for AVS members => $225 (plus shipping).

I recently upgraded/replaced every loudspeaker in my little home theater, and so I am now selling my...
Forum: Audio Gear   08-26-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By swest
Dayton Audio 12" Titanic Mk IIIs (qty=4)

Ok, now that my HST-12 swap-in is done (see this (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/155-diy-speakers-subs/2038242-swapping-drivers-hst-12-12-titanic-mk-iii.html)thread) my 4 x 12" Dayton Audio Titanic...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-25-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
Thanks for referring me back to that page... I...

Thanks for referring me back to that page... I got to step 3, and then quit reading, and just started dinking around... Although, like I said, I did get a measurement (and the results, from 0-200Hz...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-25-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
More Wows!! I just started up REW with my...

More Wows!!

I just started up REW with my new UMIK-1 plugged in, and REW found it, calibrated it, and used it straightaway, and I already made a measurement.

That's some cool stuff, right...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-25-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 4,410
Posted By swest
Wow! I ordered the UMIK-1 on 8/20, and it shows...

Wow! I ordered the UMIK-1 on 8/20, and it shows up at my doorstep (figuratively) on 8/25... from Hong Kong! Just amazing.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-25-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,586
Posted By swest
And, performance-wise, these loudspeakers are a...

And, performance-wise, these loudspeakers are a tremendous upgrade for me. As I mentioned, they are replacing a pair of Atlantic Technology 454SRs and Wharfedale Diamond 7.2s as surrounds, and...
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