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  1. Hello Everyone

    New Member Introductions
    I'm a new member who stumbled across your forums when searching for home theater iPhone apps. This looks like a great community with a wealth of information and opinions to offer. I will be making my first foray into surround sound this spring. I'm moving into a house with two built-in...
  2. EQ built-in subs of L/R speakers

    Electronic Processing/Equalization Devices
    Hello, Anyone out there EQing the built-in subs of their L/R speakers? I have a pair of martin logan spires and they are extremely bad because of my room acoustics. First, I EQ (using FBQ2496) the right speaker sub only and only upload to right channel of FBQ2496. Then after that I ran REW...
  3. System-wide EQ - Realtek Built-In Sound Card

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    So, I've been looking for a system-wide equalizer for my computer for quite some time. I've clocked in over a week of 7 hour Googling sessions looking for a working system-wide EQ, and so far, no luck. :mooooh: I have a Realtek soundcard running the AC-97 driver, and other people have tried on...
  4. integrating sealed subs into built-in cabinetry

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Here is a photo of the cabinet I have to work with. I plan on removing the cabinet doors to accomodate two sealed 5cf subs, each housing a single IXL 18.4, front firing. Never mind the text on the photos. I have decided not to do an IB install with these subs as I don't think two 18's IB is...
  5. Need help with ideas for a built-in Sub

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    My parents are doing a total renovation of their house, so they asked me to install a 5.1 system in the TV room and ceiling speakers in the breakfast/kitchen area. :yay: Their floor plan is all very open and my mom is VERY concerned with the aesthetics of the the space. She will only allow...
  6. Built-in subwoofer project

    Sealed Subwoofer Build Projects
    Background I’m contemplating a built-in DIY subwoofer in our living room. I’ve been using couple of “throw-down” subs for the past several years, a couple of 12” Shiva drivers dropped into some old ’70s tower speakers I had taking up space in the closet. Even though the boxes are pretty big...
  7. built-in subwoofer enclosure help!

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Trying to setup a beginner's HT in my daughter's room. Take a look at the picture of sketchup, inside dimensions for sub will be 16 1/2"X16 1/2"x10" height (volume: 1.575 ft3). I will have to subtract the space for subwoofer amp, so maybe effective volume is 1.5. Do not need massive bass at...