Home Theater Forum and Systems banner

modifying

  1. Looking for tips on Modifying Speakers

    New Member Introductions
    I have been stockpiling equipment that i have been buying from yard sales and thrift stores just because it is so cheap to do it. I had a through that maybe I should modify some of the speakers that I have and combine them with others. Has anyone else tried this successfully?
  2. Modifying Front left and right speakers to include center channel

    DIY Speakers
    I have some Axiom M-80's and I was thinking about re-wiring them to make the top tweeter, top mid and top woofer the center channel in both front speakers. Has anyone tried this with any speakers? I know I can run phantom center channel but I would like to try it, I can always go back if it is...
  3. Modifying HP filter on BASH500 Amp

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I am just wrapping up the design on a subwoofer build for my brother. I decided to go with a Dayton Audio RSS390-HF in a 9.65ft3 ported box tuned to 15.6hz. I was planning on using a BASH500 amplifier but I need to modify the amp's HP filter. Any suggestions on what to set it to and the proper...
  4. Help with modifying a surround sound speaker

    DIY Speakers
    I am new to this forum and I have no experience with speaker building. I hope someone here can help answer my questions. I have a pair of Klipsch S-2 surround sound speakers rated at 8ohms with one forward facing 5.25” woofer and two 1” horned tweeters at each side facing 45 degrees outward...
  5. Modifying Paradigm 11's

    DIY Speakers
    Would like to turn my paradigm monitor 11's into bipolar speakers by adding Henry Kloss orange fried egg tweeters to the rear of the cabinets ! Any comments , suggestions or tips ? Does anyone know the specs on these tweeters ? I feel these still rival any newer titanium , aluminum or silk domes...
  6. Modifying Klipsch K-85-K horns.

    Home Audio Speakers
    I will be ordering a pair of Crites titanium domes for my K-85-K horns from my KG 4.2's The throat of the horn has a phase plug in it. Does any body know if removing this plug or trimming any parts off of it will help improve the highs?
  7. Tips for better sound when building or modifying guitars

    Pro Audio
    So these little tips apply to built guitars as well... but hey, good to have in the process of making guitars. Now let me start off by saying, some of these are my own experience, and some are others, just sharing what i know and have seen. Also, none of these tips will make your guitar improve...
  8. modifying existing def tech sub?

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I have a def tech PRO 1000 10" subwoofer and want to upgrade badly but wife + budget = squat. Could/should I remove the 10" woofer and replace it with another 10" woofer and possibly another amp? Just wanted to see what options I have and if these mods would be worth the effort. 40% movies/...
  9. Modifying Amp Highpass (resistors)

    DIY Speakers
    I have been looking into modifying a highpass on a sub plate amp by changing the resistors. I recently contacted the manufacturer of my amp to get the correct resistor values since they weren't listed on the chart. However I cannot find resistors to match the values I was given. I was told...
Top