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  1. Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    Greetings to All, I just discovered that some rodent chewed through part of one of my speaker cables. Fortunately, it must have tasted bad because the damage was not too deep. I want to do something to protect the cables. One attractive looking product I ran across was Metal Braid - Tinned...
  2. Video Game Systems | Video Games
    Metal Gear Solid 4 trophy patch is 516mb, live now Metal Gear Solid 4′s long overdue trophy patch is now live on PS3, and will take up a mere 516mb of your hard drive space, Konami has confirmed. Konami has been Twitter-happy this morning, revealing the trophy patch...
  3. Home Audio Acoustics
    Hello everyone! Lets talk about perforated metals and their usage for sound absorption. There are two options - as a transparent cover for another absorbing material (rockwool, fiberglass etc) and as a tuned resonant absorber. Now to a real-world issue I'm having - specular ceiling...
  4. DIY Screen Development and Testing
    Has anybody played with mixing metal flake powder as opposed to a paint or binder with the metal flake already mixed in? I know the flakes have to be quite small, much smaller than metal flake paint. How much powder is needed per square foot? Any thoughts on the ideal size flake? Flakes, or...
  5. Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hi guys, I'll try and keep this concise because I'm sure you're all very busy people. I'm looking for something to listen to music from my computer with, and that's about it. I have little need for the video portion of a/v. I'm an avid fan of music, and would really like to hear what my...
  6. Pro Audio
    Has anyone tried making an Inside out wall with metal studs? Does it ring and become like one big "spring" reverb? ;-) My finished walls that use metal studs for STC purposes are fine, but I wonder about leaving them exposed. Any thoughts?
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  8. DIY Speakers
    I think I'm going with the Cardas Patented Binding Post. Here is the question why would I use the Copper/Rhodium Silver plate when I have read articles that mixing metals can cause problems. My XO parts are going to be Clarity SA caps, Sidewinder and Sledgehammer inductors. I think they are all...
  9. DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    What effect will the use of a metal grill have on a sub? I am considering PE part #260-375, pictured below.
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  11. DIY Screens
    I am in the middle of building my screen. I am ready to start planning for my masking around the border and I need some input. My screen consist of a DW laminate sheet glued to some backing board for stability. This will be screwed down to a wooden frame that I have built. I will be gluing...
  12. Home Audio Acoustics
    http://www.iperf.org/IPRF_ACAPPS.pdf. This article discusses effects of perforated metal along with fiberglass (different thicknesses). Has anybody used perforated metal in their DIY panels?
  13. Home Audio Acoustics
    Duplicate post...Sorry! Administrator, please delete this post. Thanks.