AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!


Showing results 1 to 25 of 644
Search took 0.11 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: rlhaudio
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-23-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,443
Posted By rlhaudio
Gotcha, When you said "cloned subwoofers" I...

Gotcha, When you said "cloned subwoofers" I thought you were referring to spare parts ie manufacturers speakers. . I would be interested as well to see what info. you dig up. Could be interesting.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-23-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,926
Posted By rlhaudio
Just a quick update. I did open up my SR-8101 and...

Just a quick update. I did open up my SR-8101 and had a look inside. I took pics to but their on my cell phone. Ill have to download them to post. Its an empty box with some foam padding behind the...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-23-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,443
Posted By rlhaudio
Couldn't you just buy a subwoofer driver, build...

Couldn't you just buy a subwoofer driver, build your box and its a clone? I own a B&W ASW 855, I could buy a replacement driver the same Rochelle driver and a 1,000watt plate amp.. Should be an good...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-20-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 572
Posted By rlhaudio
I bought the very cheap MK270. Probably why my...

I bought the very cheap MK270. Probably why my range is crappy.. Only $20.00
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-20-2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 572
Posted By rlhaudio
I use the Microsoft 3000 KB and 5000 Mouse...

I use the Microsoft 3000 KB and 5000 Mouse package. I was going to replace just my mouse but then I use another USB port, ugh I tried using a Logitech kb, mouse combo but I set about 10ft from my...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-20-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 572
Posted By rlhaudio
I recall back in the day paying $1,000 for a...

I recall back in the day paying $1,000 for a 133mhz processer. Just the processor. lol Prices sure have come down ALOT!. I custom built HTPC cost around $1200. most expensive was the damn video...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-19-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,546
Posted By rlhaudio
I think im going to suggest he read through some...

I think im going to suggest he read through some build threads and decide from there. I don't want to suggest something he may not be happy with. If wants to use a Dayton UM driver cool, If he...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-19-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,546
Posted By rlhaudio
I was going to recommend the...

I was going to recommend the https://www.madisoundspeakerstore.com/subwoofer-speaker-kits/scan-speak-discovery-30w-12-subwoofer-kit-with-passive-radiator/ a scanspeak with passive radiator since the...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-19-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,546
Posted By rlhaudio
I agree 100% He likes the Klipsch sound which I...

I agree 100% He likes the Klipsch sound which I don't care for anymore. He felt my B&W 802D were too "laid back" but he doesn't want "in your face" sound either. I think his ears are just used to...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-19-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,546
Posted By rlhaudio
I am still using both ported and sealed too. ...

I am still using both ported and sealed too. That may throw off the sound a bit.. Still trying to EQ. Using my ported 18s up front and my sealed 15's for near field. Thinking of adding some 12"...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-19-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,546
Posted By rlhaudio
He honestly doesn't have a budget. He just buys...

He honestly doesn't have a budget. He just buys what he likes. He likes the Klipsch Chorus II so he bought those. He wont spend much more for speakers though. So, I guess he does have a limit. He...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-19-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,546
Posted By rlhaudio
What is the difference between an 8,10, or 12"...

What is the difference between an 8,10, or 12" woofer vs. a subwoofer? is it just the frequency range?

http://www.parts-express.com/dayton-audio-dc200-8-8-classic-woofer--295-310 Frequency...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-19-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,546
Posted By rlhaudio
I told him he could borrow my 15's for a month...

I told him he could borrow my 15's for a month and see how he likes them. Also my Tempest which I personally think sounds better than his ole KIipsch just my opinion. Trying to get him into...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-19-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,546
Posted By rlhaudio
Should I tell him to wait for diysoundgroup...

Should I tell him to wait for diysoundgroup midbass module or should be build a sealed sub and use a higher filter. 120hz or so..?
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-19-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,546
Posted By rlhaudio
Is the final answer about correct tuning? ie If...

Is the final answer about correct tuning? ie If he built a Sealed UM-15 with a plate amp and set his filter to work between 120hz would that sound the same as 2 or 3 8" bass drivers with the same...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-18-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,546
Posted By rlhaudio
[QUOTE=A9X-308;36607722]So, does that mean he...

[QUOTE=A9X-308;36607722]So, does that mean he considers your DIY subs, sloppy and distorted? Consider what I'm asking (not being a snark).

Yes, sort of. He said those are great for movies and...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-18-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,546
Posted By rlhaudio
Tight, Clean bass wanted??

I have been trying to convert my friend into the world of DIY. He finally said he will try to build a subwoofer first however his needs are a bit different. He doesn't want sloppy, distorted bass. ...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-17-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,076
Posted By rlhaudio
IF you have 2 rows of seats how would you place...

IF you have 2 rows of seats how would you place nearfield subs for the front row? on each end like an end table facing the chairs? How would a low profile subwoofer compare to the Infinity subs. ...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-17-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,076
Posted By rlhaudio
Is this a better option than bass shakers or...

Is this a better option than bass shakers or tactile transducers?
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   08-17-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 154
Posted By rlhaudio
Wow, this is an old post, I hope you found your...

Wow, this is an old post, I hope you found your answer. I have spent the past few days researching Seatcraft. I read that you have to buy a separate attachment to connect the chairs. I'm sure by...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-16-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,926
Posted By rlhaudio
Just out of curiosity I'll open up my SR-8101 and...

Just out of curiosity I'll open up my SR-8101 and take a look inside. I know the Crossover is authentic. lol Regardless, they still sound awesome, just like your sitting in a movie theater. :)
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-16-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,926
Posted By rlhaudio
I was thinking the same thing. If your purchased...

I was thinking the same thing. If your purchased a 2150 and blew a driver, all the part numbers are for Celestion drivers. Which would mean the same drivers are used in the retail 2150, they just...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   08-16-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 179
Posted By rlhaudio
Is that really all there is to the 805 crossover?...

Is that really all there is to the 805 crossover? Im surprised no one has basically cloned them using aftermarket drivers.. I stumbled across a website selling the 800D and 802D complete crossover...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   08-15-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 100
Posted By rlhaudio
I was thinking the same thing. The buttkicker...

I was thinking the same thing. The buttkicker amp is only a little over $300 compared to an Inuke or Crown that will cost the same. I was going to purchase either a couch with chaise lounge or now...
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   08-15-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 100
Posted By rlhaudio
Ahh, That makes logical sense and why the cheaper...

Ahh, That makes logical sense and why the cheaper shakers are "cheaper". I wonder is Clark Synthesis is a tactile transducer with an actuator along with the more expensive ButtKicker LFE. I'll...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 644

 
Forum Jump: