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  1. Picked up an old PSB Subsonic 6 for cheap

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    I looked at Parts Express at the BIC and even though they are on a huge discount, it would still cost me over $500 with the exchange rate, shipping and duty. I ended up finding a PSB Subsonic 6 for $150 Cdn only 1.5 hours from my home so I ended picking this up. Physically, its in better shape...
  2. Talk to me about my dirt cheap options.

    DIY Screens
    I have an unfinished basement, an average projector and want to make a screen to hang over the white plastic insulation walls. I'm also surrounding this home theater area with painters drop cloths and buying blackout fabric for the window. My question is.... what do I make my screen out of? It...
  3. seems very cheap should i buy

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    hi all i have been on amazon.com there is a seller who is selling a OLED65C6P for $1801.09 the seller is called courtney stone has 100% positive feedback from 2 ratings but you must email the seller first before buying at PCGarageInc( a-t )gmail com in your opions should i buy or does...
  4. any cheap receiver with preouts?

    System Setup and Connection
    Here is what I would like to do, if possible. I would like to get a receiver with preamp or pre-outs just to hook up my Behringer amplifier and a samsung home theater. I was looking online but I couldnt find anything. Can anyone reccomend me that sort of receiver? Thank You!
  5. Need a cheap sub

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    We just bought a new Sony Blu-ray player and a Sony STR-DH550 receiver to go with it. We're going to use our existing junk speakers for now until we can upgrade them later. But our current sub will not work with the new receiver. What are my options for a cheap powered sub so I can get the...
  6. Cheap isolation solution

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    Mapleshades has some product called "isoblocks" which is a dual rubber membrane with a cork core. My uncle knows by these. The price isn't too extreme... $40 for a set for 2x2" and $24 for a set of 1.5" x 1.5" found here:http://shop.mapleshadestore.com/Isoblocks/products/1/ anyway my uncle...
  7. Small and cheap transmission line speaker

    DIY Speakers
    Hello, i am looking for a fullrange transmission (because i made the best experiences with the bass of TLs) line loudspeaker. It should not be bigger than 13x30x30cm (WidthxHeightxDepth). Any speaker you could recommend me? Thanks!
  8. Wanted: Looking for a cheap used 7.1 that supports 3D.

    Classifieds - Wanted
    Don't need internet ready and wifi just a simple receiver that supports 3D. $150-170 Local NYC sale or shipped. PM me. Thanks
  9. Sony VPL-HS20 for $75 as cheap Bedroom projector. Can I do any better?

    Home Theater Projectors
    A local is selling the VPL-HS20 for $75 (the lamp may not have a lot of life left) and I was wondering, as a the casual bedroom tv show displayed on a wall like South Park, Sharktank, etc, if this is a good option considering the price or if I can do better. Thanks!
  10. Cheap 2.0 breezeway setup

    Home Audio Speakers
    Hello, I have a Sony STR-d915(110W per ch) receiver and I want to use it on my breezeway(screened in porch area) for music. Was originally looking into getting the dayton B652's, but recent reviews seem pretty negative. I was just about to pull the trigger on the Micca MB42, but I just saw...
  11. cheap external sound card?

    REW Forum
    I have an UMIK-1 microphone, which is a USB microphone that comes with a calibration file. I know there is no way to calibrate your sound card in REW when using a USB mic, but I get the feeling that the output on my internal sound card on my Dell Inspiron 5520 is not the best. I think this...
  12. LG PA75u 720p LED projector

    Home Theater Projectors
    I've seen the occasional thread pop up mentioning people having some fun with their inexpensive LED projectors (usually outdoors), and I figured I'd start one with my oh-so beloved pa75u. What it lacks in certain areas, it more than makes up for in portability, rugged-ness, and strangely...
  13. Help with desktop amp for cheap speakers

    Two Channel Audio
    Hi all, this is my first post and I need a recomendation for a desktop-budget amp. The music source will be a MacBook Pro, I have this 2 cheapo satellite speakers from a 5.1 bundle I don't use, JBL SCS500.5: Power Rating: 10 - 100W Frequency Response: 110Hz - 20KHz Crossover Frequency: 3.6KHz...
  14. cheap GOM replacement

    Home Audio Acoustics
    While it's not for everyone I have found joann fabrics burlap to work very well for panels. I have attached pictures of what it looks like. This fabric works very well but you have to paint the wood underneath. The wood disappears when you paint it. Tell me what you think.
  15. Cheap line amps for gain staging?

    DIY Audio
    Hi all, I don't usually post in this forum, but here's my situation and considering recommendations. My system is basically a 2.1 audio-only. I run a source (DAC) to a stereo preamp (actually a mini headphone tube amp that works well for the purpose) -> MiniDSP 2x4 for highs/lows. In this case...
  16. Modify Speaker - cheap source for AMT?

    DIY Audio
    Hi, hopefully it's the right place to post: I'm thinking about, to modify my Phonic P8A, which are great Genelec copies for that price. They sound much less noisy than my Tannoys, which are incredible bad at the noise-Floor but they have a much better localisation. The Phonic are not...
  17. Cheap headphones, ear-buds for weight lifting?

    Headphones | Head Gear
    A decent sounding, cheap pair preferably I tried full size headphones but they get rather hot. :bigsmile: Used during cardio also.
  18. Center Channel on the Cheap

    DIY Speakers
    I recently replaced the 6 1/2" kevlar drivers and the Hiquphon tweeters in my Fried C/4 loudspeakers. One of the old tweeters was destroyed by little fingers but the other is fine. The 6 1/2" drivers need the center black spots glued back on but I think they sound fine. I could simply build a...
  19. Cheap 2.1 channel amp?

    Two Channel Audio
    I have a friend who has 2 very cheap speakers that came with a isymphony DVD. Well the DVD player was where the powers to the speakers went to and it is now dead. She could care less about sound quality, and I would guess 20 watts + would be sufficient. I also have her an old Yamaha powered sub...
  20. Best CHEAP home theater projector?

    Home Theater Projectors
    My wife has given me a limit of "about $500" for a projector. I think I can stretch that to $600 plus tax but not any further. What is the best overall projector in this range? Some more information is that the room will only be 12' by 15' or at the smallest 12' by 12' (depending on if...