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  1. I.S.C.T – Abstract Colourful Sub Woofer Base Plate Enhancement with Oil Paints …

    DIY Speakers
    Hi there again, Anybody who in one way or the other has been viewing any of my projects mite has noticed that I’m a great friend of powerful colours like my standard project colours of Mellon Yellow & Charcoal. Now as my project season is starting up again and I’m here in New Zealand going into...
  2. Drilling top plate in the right spot

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    OK I am trying to do something simple with one minor complication. Dropping some cable down a wall from the attic into my master bedroom. Easy enough. I've located the studs, know where to drill on the top plate. Or do I. Problem I'm having is I have about a 3 inch area in the attic I can drill...
  3. Connect passive sub to 2.0 receiver using plate amp

    System Setup and Connection
    Hi, I'm looking at building a DIY sub (lilwrecker) and not sure if I would take a plate amp (quite expensive and not a good option as I will need to build an external box for it anyway) or a PA amp (Behringer EP4000 or Crown XLS) I only don't really see how to connect the PA amp to my receiver...
  4. Anything in the Atlanta, GA. area for sourcing drivers and plate amps?

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Seems like everything is on Parts Express. Anyone know of anything in the Atlanta, GA. area by chance, for getting drivers and plate amps?
  5. Annoying speaker wall plate question

    System Setup and Connection
    Alright, running wires through the wall now. But trying to find a single gang wall plate to have one speaker connection and sub connection. Or two speaker connections and one sub. Id rather not go to double gang if I can help it. Checked amazon and parts express but didn't have any luck...
  6. Which plate amplifier

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Hi team, I have decided to buy a subwoofer amplifier for my newly completed Lab 12 sub. It can be a plate or external amplifier. It will be receiving its signal from the LFE out of my Denon receiver (model AVR 2308 CI). I need about 500 watts and the ability to adjust high pass frequencies from...
  7. Special Offer on the CSS PA500 Plate Amp

    Creative Sound Solutions
    Hi, We have 10 of these units available at US $200 (C $240) shipping included. You can order the PA500 from the CSS website or our ebay store. Bob
  8. Mini DSP Plate Amps

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    Hi all. Anyone ever used these? http://www.minidsp.com/products/plate-amplifiers/pwr-ice125 I know they are not big power, but it is enough for my needs. Just looking for feedback if anyone has used them. Thanks. Dave.
  9. Subwoofer plate amplifier

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    Hello all, I'm new to the shack so this is my first post. I have a Niles 1000 watt digital Pro15SW Stage Front subwoofer that has failed. The unit is out of warranty and they have discontinued this product. I'm assuming the amp has failed. All I get is a low frequency static hum when the unit...
  10. Plate Amps / Improving Hi-Fi Sub Amplification

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    I'm just beginning to sink my teeth into the world of hi-fi and have a few questions regarding sub amplification. In my setup I have a basic sealed sub using a Dayton Audio SD270A-88 10" DVC sub with a Dayton SA100 100W plate amp in about a 1.5ft^3 box. Now I am trying to plan out my next...
  11. Fishing speaker wires thru basement, cannot drill into wall bottom plate

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    Hello, I am trying to install a set of 5.1 speakers in my family room. The family room is like an extension to the house with vaulted ceilings. Hence both the front and the rear speakers are on external walls. I have first tried to install the rear speakers, where I am stuck. The intention is...
  12. WTB 500w / 1000w Plate

    Classifieds - Wanted
    WTB a 500w or 1000w plate amp. Cosmetics not to important as it won't be seen. Looking for it to be in good workig order. Contact me if you have one Thanks!
  13. Plate Amp recommendations for DIY Sub

    Ported Subwoofer Build Projects
    I am building my first DIY sub using a 12" from a Polk Audio DSW Pro 660wi which the amp and enclosure came to an untimely end.. Keeping with the same basic design of cabinet structure but in this case I will house the amp in a seperate enclosure as I believe this is what caused issues with the...
  14. Plate amp quality

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    I am looking for a plate amp for a new HT DIY sub project. I am looking far a 500w. I do have some concerns though from reviews I have read on some. The Dayton 500 seems to have a humming issue and sleep pop. I also believe that the Bash on The Parts express sight has a sleep mode pop issue but...
  15. New:GIK Scatter Plate. Now add Diffusion/Scattering to GIK Bass Traps and Panels

    Home Audio Acoustics
    GIK ACOUSTICS INTRODUCES THE SCATTER PLATE Giving Customers Option to Add Diffusion to Absorption Products ATLANTA, GA (November 19, 2012) – GIK Acoustics announces a breakthrough option to our line of absorption products – the new, built-in Scatter Plate. Customers can add scattering...
  16. NOTICE: Yung Subwoofer Plate Amplifers

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    In one of our threads the issue came up about whether the Yung SD-200 plate amp has a subsonic filter. In the "Questions and Answers" section on the Parts Express website, someone posted the amp does not have a sub sonic filter. I heard that it did, so to clarify the issue I went to the source...
  17. Plate Amp

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    Need I good sub woofer plate amp. I am looking looking at the 750 watt range.....Thanks!!!
  18. plate amp

    DIY Speakers
    Im looking for a three way plate for the build im doing. all the ones i find are subwoofer. Thanks Greg
  19. Why DIY and have plate amp?

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    Newbie here trying to get an idea of the DIY thought process. I have searched the forum but really don't have a clear answer. So here is my thinking. If you are building your sub box from scratch why use a plate amp rather than an external amp? Do you need the weight? Seems you have much...
  20. Can 2 pin speakon cables be used with a 4 pin speakon connector plate?

    Pro Audio
    Hi everyone. I am having two custom boxes built for the Mach 5 FTW 21 drivers. However my question is to make them with 2 pin or 4 pin speakon connector plates? All of my speakon cables are 2 pin. And I've heard 4 pin speakon cables are rare. However, I've also heard 4 pin speakon connector...