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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-28-2016, 08:01 AM
Replies: 1,329
Views: 73,079
Posted By djarchow
Yes it goes away in high lamp mode. My film mode...

Yes it goes away in high lamp mode. My film mode is off. I saw it in the movie I watched last night (latest Hunger Games) and my Spears and Munsil disk on test screens like the high pluge.

I am...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-27-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 1,329
Views: 73,079
Posted By djarchow
I picked up my 40ES from my local dealer last...

I picked up my 40ES from my local dealer last week. I have 17 hours on it. Tonight when watching a movie it started flickering in low power mode. I noticed it on the bright parts of the screen....
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-14-2016, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1,329
Views: 73,079
Posted By djarchow
I am considering the Sony but have been reading...

I am considering the Sony but have been reading issues with Sony's quality and horror stories about their customer service. My local dealer hasn't sold enough Sony projectors to have any issues (he...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-09-2016, 02:19 PM
Replies: 1,053
Views: 70,530
Posted By djarchow
My Mitsubishi projector is on it's last legs. I...

My Mitsubishi projector is on it's last legs. I am considering both the Sony and the Epson. The 40es has been discontinued as the new 45es will be released next month. The 40es is currently on sale...
Forum: Speakers   09-18-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 3,972
Views: 569,749
Posted By djarchow
I am considering the M50W and the M200MkII as...

I am considering the M50W and the M200MkII as computer speakers. I am leaning toward the M50w because of the smaller size of the main speakers.

I have seen some factory frequency response...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-14-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,369
Posted By djarchow
Another consideration that hasn't been mentioned...

Another consideration that hasn't been mentioned here is distortion. Distortion measurements are yet another thing to consider when choosing crossover points, slopes, etc. It is easy to look at the...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   09-03-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 8,299
Posted By djarchow
Well I just ordered another LMS 18 and the...

Well I just ordered another LMS 18 and the website let me do it. Unfortunately it showed 3 left in stock before I bought and still showed 3 left after I bought mine. So much for accurate online...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-25-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 947
Posted By djarchow
I didn't use the straight PVC. I was using the...

I didn't use the straight PVC. I was using the elbows since Precision Port doesn't make elbows. The 4" flairs fit tightly in the elbow. You have to use the DVW pipe though, regular schedule 40...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-25-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 947
Posted By djarchow
I like the Precision Ports. They are cheaper than...

I like the Precision Ports. They are cheaper than Dayton flared ports where you have to buy the individual parts. Thinwall DVW PVC pipe connectors fit the 4" Precision Port flares very well. I use...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-19-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,400
Posted By djarchow
Prebuilt crossovers are a horrible idea. Yes the...

Prebuilt crossovers are a horrible idea. Yes the speaker will make sound; will it make good sound, probably not. A proper crossover is designed for the exact drivers and cabinet/baffle they are...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-19-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,400
Posted By djarchow
Meniscus Audio sells a kit by Dennis Murphy...

Meniscus Audio sells a kit by Dennis Murphy (designer of the Song Tower) that is close to the Salk Songtower and could be built for under $1000 assuming you can build your own cabinets.

As for...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-14-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,877
Posted By djarchow
Thanks for the pics of the stands. I appreciate...

Thanks for the pics of the stands. I appreciate it. One more question, how do the mounts attach to the speaker? I assume you insert the pipe through the binding post hole in the back of the speaker...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-13-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,877
Posted By djarchow
Is that your stand for spraying? Can you show a...

Is that your stand for spraying? Can you show a full picture of it?

Thanks!
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-05-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 5,548
Posted By djarchow
You may want to check with the airlines, most...

You may want to check with the airlines, most don't allow anything with large magnets on it in your luggage (checked or carry on). For example, here is US Air's special items list which talks about...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   06-01-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,966
Posted By djarchow
Tapease is a great supplier of sheet veneer....

Tapease is a great supplier of sheet veneer. VeneerSupplies.com is also a good source.
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-29-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 324
Views: 16,311
Posted By djarchow
Quote:Originally Posted by noah...

Quote:Originally Posted by noah katz http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1517994/hunting-for-a-good-table-saw/90#post_24773212)

The issue is the piece wide...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-23-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By djarchow
You would need to buy the drivers, the crossover...

You would need to buy the drivers, the crossover parts, the wood to build the cabinets (or premade cabinets that were the right size), wire, grill material and grill posts if you wanted grills, etc....
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-23-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,354
Posted By djarchow
You need to figure out why it is rough first....

You need to figure out why it is rough first. Rough finish can be from a number of things, poor atomization from not enough pressure or the wrong size tip for what you are shooting, too much air...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   05-07-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 445
Posted By djarchow
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by jamesblond http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1530591/dynaudio-special-twenty-five-restoration#post_24688706)

Hi all,



I...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   04-21-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,922
Posted By djarchow
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by ChopShop1 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1527595/1099-build-chopshop-style/30#post_24631204)

My problem with the bendy ply,...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   04-16-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 388
Posted By djarchow
You can get your parts from anywhere but as as...

You can get your parts from anywhere but as as others have mentioned, you need to be sure that you are getting close on the inductor DCR values to what Zaph used in his XO design. I would bet that...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   04-04-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 23,346
Posted By djarchow
Brian, thanks for your testing. One of the...

Brian, thanks for your testing. One of the things you mentioned in tests of other amps was a drop in output power at low frequencies. Since most people here would be using these as home theater subs...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-20-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,261
Posted By djarchow
From what others have said, as well as the...

From what others have said, as well as the comparative analysis on their website, the other difference is that they put out their rated power for longer and at lower frequencies than other amps.
...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-19-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 15,025
Posted By djarchow
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by rajacat http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1274097/lets-talk-about-bracing/180#post_24502685)



BTW many high-end speaker...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   03-18-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 15,025
Posted By djarchow
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by rajacat http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1274097/lets-talk-about-bracing/180#post_24499307)

Here's an interesting white paper...
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