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Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-14-2016, 08:31 PM
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Posted By Evolvo
You are definitely right about that. I...

You are definitely right about that.

I would say though that we are all overthinking it and that is why we are hear. Trying to find that extra hz. That extra tingle in your chest. More than...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-13-2016, 03:54 PM
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Posted By Evolvo
What's MLP.

What's MLP.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-13-2016, 10:13 AM
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Posted By Evolvo
The 15's are sealed in 6cuft boxes. Check pic...

The 15's are sealed in 6cuft boxes. Check pic and placement up top.

I think it surely sounds best when one of the 18's is in the back of the room and 1 in the front with both 15's in front, it...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-13-2016, 09:24 AM
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Posted By Evolvo
So I can't buy 2 but if I sell my subs I can...

So I can't buy 2 but if I sell my subs I can probably get away with building 1 more.

Will have 3 and odd number of subs, will this be ok in my smaller room?

Also, Since I already have large...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-13-2016, 07:11 AM
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Posted By Evolvo
I know when u only have 2 subs most recommend...

I know when u only have 2 subs most recommend cross corner opposing sub locations and not symmetrical. Now I have 4 subs so not sure how this changes this.

I did ultimately put 1 mini marty in...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-12-2016, 06:15 PM
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Posted By Evolvo
Subwoofer Locations

I have 2 Mini Marty SI DS4 18's sealed along with 2 Dayton 15HO in my 11x16 theater.

I'm wondering does it matter if I go 1 Mini marty in the front left corner 15HO in the center, 15HO Front...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-10-2016, 10:30 AM
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Views: 42,707
Posted By Evolvo
Can anyone explain decay times and how it relates...

Can anyone explain decay times and how it relates to home theater or music. It's something I've never worried about but I have a minidsp mic so I figure what the heck. Or if you know a good source...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-10-2016, 10:22 AM
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Posted By Evolvo
Seal up Mini Marty's

I have 2 Mini Marty's that I'm thinking of sealing up because the bottom end is just so much better sealing them. Better yet it seems I lost no headroom.

I have 2 questions. Is it ok to have a...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-10-2016, 10:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 788
Posted By Evolvo
I think I might keep my mini marty's sealed. They...

I think I might keep my mini marty's sealed. They sound so great and smooth in the low end. They are like a calm fire breathing dragons where a mere yawn illicits crazy hot bass.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-10-2016, 10:02 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 788
Posted By Evolvo
That's because you used plywood, not MDF. ...

That's because you used plywood, not MDF. Plywood comes in 96" x 48", MDF gives you the extra inch to account for it getting banged up in transport.[/QUOTE]
I'm not a big fan of MDF just seems too...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-10-2016, 07:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 788
Posted By Evolvo
The next place to go is REW and EQ. Would love...

The next place to go is REW and EQ.
Would love to see some graphs of these (and comparing the graphs to your previous speakers would give you a good idea of what is causing the difference in sound)....
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-09-2016, 09:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 788
Posted By Evolvo
Okay so I sealed up my subs and listened to War...

Okay so I sealed up my subs and listened to War of the Worlds it was truly epic, they definitely went lower than ported, probably about 5 hz lower and it was very strong low-end bass, whereas ported,...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-09-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 788
Posted By Evolvo
These enclosures were designed for MDF "Handy...

These enclosures were designed for MDF "Handy Panels", which come already cut to 2' even. Also, full sheets of MDF are 49" x 97", so there is no waste by cutting 2'-0" pieces. I'm glad you're...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-09-2016, 08:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 540
Posted By Evolvo
Hell no u shouldn't wait. The DS4 is amazing. I...

Hell no u shouldn't wait. The DS4 is amazing. I literally don't know what more there is to gain.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-08-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 788
Posted By Evolvo
Man u are going to be floored. I've never had...

Man u are going to be floored. I've never had effortless bass before. I also have a rz900 so that helps with mains but u could tell the 15's were working. The 18's are like giants where a mere breath...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-07-2016, 10:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 802
Posted By Evolvo
This thread essentially continues here this will...

This thread essentially continues here this will answer all questions and give resolution to this thread.
...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-07-2016, 09:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 788
Posted By Evolvo
Scratch that whole HST maybe sub. That thing...

Scratch that whole HST maybe sub. That thing reads like some kind of subwoofer monster. 70#. 35mm of Xmax. Pure insanity. I'm thinking about sealing these to check out how they sound. I'm sure I...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-07-2016, 09:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 788
Posted By Evolvo
Final Thoughts I have to say that through...

Final Thoughts

I have to say that through all my searching I have not seen any real reviews of this sub, seems people build them then don't say anything about how they sound or they just say they...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-07-2016, 07:40 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 802
Posted By Evolvo
I wanted to post this here because this is where...

I wanted to post this here because this is where it all started and this clears up problems I had in this post. Please post any responses in the new build thread.
...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-07-2016, 07:26 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 788
Posted By Evolvo
First of I have to say I love this "Game of Bass"...

First of I have to say I love this "Game of Bass" and the ups and downs it gives you literally in frequency and spirit.

I found out something very interesting last night that is pretty much bass...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-06-2016, 11:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 788
Posted By Evolvo
A couple graphs. Currently I don't have a filter...

A couple graphs. Currently I don't have a filter through mini dsp as I don't go really loud and have a small room. I used the Radioshack SPL with correction values and will likely buy the minidsp...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-06-2016, 06:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 90
Posted By Evolvo
I actually have t nuts in case things go totally...

I actually have t nuts in case things go totally wrong. I'll let u know for sure tonight.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-06-2016, 06:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 90
Posted By Evolvo
Nice build. Hope I don't require that extra ring...

Nice build. Hope I don't require that extra ring on the back of the baffle wish I had thought of that. I only went 3/8 deep. I'm about 30 minutes away from listening to mine for the first time. If I...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-06-2016, 05:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 788
Posted By Evolvo
Thank u I was just about to post in the SI ds4...

Thank u I was just about to post in the SI ds4 woofer. Did u drill pilot holes or just go for it.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-06-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 12,021
Posted By Evolvo
I ran 2 ported 15ho in 2 ohm on my ep 4000 for...

I ran 2 ported 15ho in 2 ohm on my ep 4000 for years. No problems. Volume is up quite a bit. Sounds like your speakers require way too much power though.

Hopefully it's OK the way I'm running...
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