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  1. Is this too much air space for the 12 alpine bass line

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    For home theater subwoofer use alpine bass line 12 4.50 cubic feet tuned to 24 hz? My nephew wanted a alpine bass line since they were only 60 bucks shipped. Vas 64.3 fs 30 qts 49 xmax 10 mm
  2. Replacement for Reckhorn B-2 active bass extension & subsonic

    Ported Subwoofer Build Projects
    Hello, I currently have a B-2 active bass extension & subsonic with a crown pro amp. I’m looking to find a replacement. What is everyone using?
  3. Reduce bass for wife at times

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    I love action and my wife goes to bed relatively early. I would like to only use my center at night for tv watching. I have a Yamaha TRS brand new. Pleas help
  4. Bass trap cover fabric question

    Home Audio Acoustics
    I have seen many posts on many forums suggesting acoustical friendly fabrics to cover traps and while I can understand this for general absorption of the higher frequencies, I cannot understand why it is often also recommended for bass traps. When trying to trap the lower frequencies, people...
  5. I.S.C.T – ‘Illuminating Frontier’ Build Up of a set of Reference / Near field Speakers with Bass Unit ….

    DIY Speakers
    I.S.C.T – ‘Illuminating Frontier’ Build Up of a set of Reference / Near field Speakers with Bass Unit …. This is my very first try to build to an idea from way back; a set of Reference / Near field Speakers with a separated bass unit. So as the opportunity arose and I was in the middle of...
  6. Is denon altering my bass responce?

    Audio Processing
    Hi all, Hopefully this is the right place to post this. Ive recently got a some new mains and a new receiver, switched from a 2600 to a denon x4300h so Im still figuring out denons way of doing things. Im having a hard time integrating my sub into the system with good results. Sadly I have 2...
  7. FS: Two Gjallarhorn Subwoofers in Iowa

    Classifieds - Speakers and Subwoofers
    For Sale: Two Gjallarhorn Subwoofers with TC Sounds LMS Ultra 5400s finished with Duratex. These are fantastic home theatre subs that are hard to beat if you have the space for them. Data-Bass Details: http://www.data-bass.com/data?page=system&id=45 Build thread...
  8. I think I need more bass traps but where to put them?

    Home Audio Acoustics
    Hi guys, I already have bass traps in all four corners of my room but I still have some pretty bad room modes resulting in big peaks at 60/120hz and dips at 80/160hz. Here are the response curves for the left, right, and both speakers from REW prior to applying filters: I spent hours and...
  9. Review Discussion Thread: miniDSP DDRC-88BM 8-Channel Dirac Live Processor With Bass Management

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    by Wayne Myers Price Each: $999 Introduction MiniDSP has become a solid source for hardware-based Dirac Live implementations in recent years. Their products cover a range from two-channel 24b-96kbps models to eight-channel 24b-48kbps nano-sized and rack-mount models. But their offerings have...
  10. Review: miniDSP DDRC-88BM 8-Channel Dirac Live Processor With Bass Management

    AV Receivers, Preamps, Processors & Amp. Reviews
    by Wayne Myers Price Each: $999 Introduction MiniDSP has become a solid source for hardware-based Dirac Live implementations in recent years. Their products cover a range from two-channel 24b-96kbps models to eight-channel 24b-48kbps nano-sized and rack-mount models. But their offerings have...
  11. What happened to the bass?

    AV Home Theater
    I just had all carpet removed from family room and vinyl removed from kitchen and have tile now in place. The bass sounds boomy at times or not tight. It seems like less bass. Would acoustic panels and throw rug help? Sent from my SM-G900P using Tapatalk
  12. measurement gives too much bass?

    REW Forum
    Heya, new user here. I´m currently measuring my "living room" , it´s more of a music, mixing and listening room :whistling: Two weeks ago I made a first test measurement (REW version 5.14), and I don´t think I activated any EQ settings or whatever. This old measurement is the red graph in the...
  13. NanoAvr-DL, bass management, manually EQuing

    Audio Processing
    First, I am pleased to announce that my NanoAvr-DL is functionnal. Dirac and Rew graphs for my fronts speakers are reconciled (thanks to a new bd-player, the old one was the culprit even it was upstream!) I have successfully made a Dirac project for my 5.1 system and, everything works ! (je...
  14. YPAO flat result in thin bass

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    I know this particular subject have been discussed countless time. General consensus is that since I'm used to hear loudness eq curve so I will feel that flat sounds thin. I kinda accept this explanation. However recently I have compared YPAO result of my A3050 with sennheiser HD 800 (using it's...
  15. Bass Trap Test... did this fail?

    Home Audio Acoustics
    I heard a while ago about buying insulation and leaving it in the bag to test in out. The cheapest, easy to find rigid fiberglass in my area is Roxul R6 ComfrotBoard IS. I got 5 boxes of the stuff and did some tests. Did this fail as a test or is this stuff too rigid. Boxes have 6 panel at...
  16. Dual PSA S3600i vs. dual SVS PB13-Ultras – Finding bass nirvana and lessons learned

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    I’ve had the good fortune of having a pair of dual SVS PB13-Ultras (with the BASH amps) in my 1,700 (12’ x 16’ x 9’ H) cubic foot room. I’ve run them extensively in 15 Hz, 20 Hz and sealed modes seeking bass bliss. The PB13 Ultras sound great, no denying that – however, I never quite found...
  17. Installing a DIY Bass Shaker System Using AuroSound Bass Shaker Pros

    Staff A-V Insights
    An HTS member recently asked me a question about bass shakers and how I integrated them into my theater seating. I thought this would be a good opportunity to run through a few thoughts on installing a DIY shaker system and whether or not it’s worth the effort and extra coin. Cutting to the...
  18. EQ'ing sub the correct way? LFE/Redirected bass

    REW Forum
    Hello guys I have a couple of questions when EQing my system. I use 100% parametric EQ for my whole system which consists of: 2 x passive sub woofers powered and EQ'ed by a inuke 6000DSP Receiver is a Yamaha RX-2040 used for EQ'ing the main speakers. When i EQ the subwoofers i set the LFP...
  19. Bass trap material confusion

    Home Audio Acoustics
    I have read and searched all types of professional and DIY bass traps. I plan on making my own DIY bass traps approximately 2ft x 4ft using insulation and Burlap to cover the panel. But I also read that Microsuede can also be used. I thought the bass trap material required a breathable...
  20. help! MiniDSP causes big distortion on big bass hits

    Electronic Processing/Equalization Devices
    I have four 18's with a Speakerpower amp. I got my response flat as a pancake with a MiniDSP. Problem is though, with big bass hits when several frequencies are being thrown around like with an explosion, I get all kinds of distortion. The bottom end falls off and it's almost like the...
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