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  1. Need help designing a box

    DIY Speakers and Subs
    Hi everyone ! I was at a party last saturday and there was that huge home made subwoofer that totally blew me away :) My whole body was shaking (I recorded it : https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzOrTyY65ohMOFdXbllWUDI5WmM/edit?usp=sharing) I asked the guy who made the name of the woofer, he...
  2. Denon AVR X4000CI

    Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Hey ya'll Long time reader and 1st time poster. I am setting up a home heather in my basement and need help on a few things. Due to my walls being prefabs and the fact that I have hard Styrofoam with no studs, in wall speakers are not an option. I decided to go with speakercraft AIM...
  3. SAMSUNG (ps51d6900dm) TURNING ON ISSUE

    Plasma Flat Panel Displays
    The problem is the tv turns on and gets to the logo but then turns off! tries 3 times and for safety reasons stops trying to turn the tv on i believe. I did a few checks and by no means am i very knowledgeable when it comes to fixing tv's but i checked all my voltages and they seem to be fine...
  4. Turning in-wall into on-wall

    Speakers
    I have a dilemma that I have not found an answer to (even after searching) I am very new to the HT realm. I recently bought a used FireHawk 110" screen and it came with speakers. I now have TWO Definitive UIW 75's, and a Definitive UIW BpZ/A center channel. The problem is, I cannot put them...
  5. JBL 250ti Need Advice- New to Forum

    DIY Speakers and Subs
    I am new to the forum and this looked like the best place to post my question. I have a free pair of JBL 250ti speakers waiting for me to pick up. They have been sitting in his attic for 16 years. Overall the speakers appear to be in decent condition other then the foam rings around the woofers...
  6. Good DIY sub to match Paradigm Studio 20 V.5

    DIY Speakers and Subs
    Greetings As the title suggests, I am looking into a good paring for a possible DIY sub to match my Studio 20's. These are separate from my HT and are dedicated to audio listening in my home office, just for a bit of background. I also do not need anything too massive, as it is a fairly...
  7. Really noob... need guide diy subwoofer.

    DIY Speakers and Subs
    Hi everyone, I recently disassemble a logitech z313 speaker's subwoofer(wires into pieces by my pet...:(), after throwing away all the things in the box(amp, ac), I finally get these: 1:An 4" drive, unknown specs, even in logitech web page. 2:That black box I know the drive is still useful...
  8. Help with DIY MartySUB (variety undetermined yet)

    DIY Speakers and Subs
    Greetings and many, many, many well deserved thanks to the members and sponsors of the AVS forums. I've been a lurker here for 12 years. I've use the vast knowledge and DIY determination here to guide me through HT purchase, projector purchase (twice) 2 HTPC builds, Windows Home Server build...
  9. Compact amplifier for Dining room

    Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Hello and thanks for reading. We moved into this house where the previous owner had four in ceiling speakers each 100W installed in our kitchen and dining area. Presently these speakers are connected with a Yamaha amplifier which takes up the entire kitchen cabinet. Also given its kitchen n...
  10. Port Tube for Subwoofer??

    DIY Speakers and Subs
    Hello AVS. I have a question regarding port tube length for my DIY subwoofer cabinet. So I am trying to build a custom subwoofer cabinet but I am stuck trying to calculate proper flared port tube length. Here is the port tube I plan on using from parts express...
  11. Need your ideas for my Game room!!!

    General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms
    Hi folks, new to the community, just been searching away on my game room ideas and ran into this wonderful place. So, i plann on living in my game room, the dimensions are 17x22. I have been leaning towards a red black and white theme, and maybe laminate flooring.i want the room to be as simple...
  12. DIY HTPC desk project for home theater

    Home Theater Computers
    I have a front projector setup with home theater chairs. For most tasks the combination of my harmony remote/logitech k400 gets me by fine. However, i do also game on my htpc and a hard surface is necessary to really get some tasks done. Also helps when you're moving around a lot of ripped...
  13. very quiet or silent projector

    Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP
    Let me start by saying I'm a noise freak. I have a fanless laptop (2005 built Dell latitude X1), fanless self-built workstation and till recently I used an absorption fridge. I'll generally sacrifice a lot of my convenience or features to have silence. Is it currently possible to have a...
  14. 20ft Shipping Crate

    Dedicated Theater Design & Construction
    Problem: My wife and I bought the home she grew up in on 2 acres in a rural area, but her mother lives with us, hence - I can't turn anything up. Worse still, I've heard high end audio and know what I'm missing. Call this my obsession, or perhaps my mid life crisis, but rather than a Jaguar...
  15. Ultimax 15" LLT Build

    DIY Speakers and Subs
    This is my first subwoofer build and I decided to just go all out with my first attempt. My inspiration and basic outline for the design was a martysub. I wanted to use slightly different dimensions because of my room shape, so I went with a longer and thinner box. It measures out to 21"w x...
  16. The Thompson Theater

    Dedicated Theater Design & Construction
    Current state of my theater: ROOM: 17x16x10 ACOUSTICS: DIY acoustic panels Staggered (side walls) DIY acoustic panels (rear wall) VIDEO: Epson 5020UB (cinema mode) Seymour Center Stage XD 150" 2.35 scope screen acoustically transparent DirecTV HD DVR Popcornhour VTen Samsung Bluray player...
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