Home Theater Forum and Systems banner


  1. My budget Craigslist build!

    Home Theater Systems | Equipment
    Well, my first system started when I was 12, bought a Pioneer receiver and Yamaha 5.1 system with my own money! Parents provided a Sony 27-inch (newly introduced) flat screen CRT. After most of this system was stolen (along with over 200 movies purchased with my own money also), I had to start...
  2. First ever theater build! Feedback needed!

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hey all, i am in the process of remodeling/updating a home that currently has a decent entertainment system but they asked me to upgrade/update everything for a big theater in their home. This is a rough draft of the layout that i would like to do...
  3. Need some help on a first time home sub build!

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Hey all, i am currently building my first home theater subwoofer, it is going to consist of a 15" dayton High Fidelity driver with an O Audio 500 watt amp, the inter box demensions are 24" high x 19" wide x 43" long, it rounds out to about 11.1 ft3, the tune would be around 17hz. the ports i am...
  4. CSS SDX10 new build!

    Creative Sound Solutions
    Haven't officially started yet, but I am doing this build for a friend. Going to do it much the same as my Shiva 12" sonosub, just a little smaller. Of course we want to make do with the existing parts and supplies I already have, so I'll list what I have. 5' of 16" sonotube. lots of 3', 4'...
  5. My First SUB Build!

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Well I recently completed my very first attempt at building a DIY subwoofer for my HT set-up. I've spent the past six months of so reviewing build threads here and other forums before making my mind up a few months ago and deciding to go with the Tuba HT (folded horn) sub plans of Bill...
  6. Maelstrom-x 21" 15cu Sealed Build!

    Sealed Subwoofer Build Projects
    And with these photos I officially start my build thread! You really don't understand how big this woofer is, till you see it in person. It's so big, it's almost perverted. :bigsmile: I've got two other projects going on right now, I'm going to push one off, but I have to finish the...
  7. Waiting to build!

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I'm a new member here and I don't have enough posts to PM anyone yet, so I thought I'd just make this post explaining my mission rather than just reply to posts with like "OH RLY?" and "COOL!" I've never built a box before and I bought a cheap Dayton SD315-88 12" Shielded DVC Subwoofer to use...
  8. Tempest-X Design Finalized, About To Build!

    Ported Subwoofer Build Projects
    This weekend I'll be returning to my home town for some weeks during the holidays. This is the time I will build the two beasts I've been dreaming about for 6 months... They are going to be ported designs. The material chosen is 3/4" MDF. Inner measurements are WxHxD 19.68x51.18x15.74. There...