Home Theater Forum and Systems banner

recent

  1. Sealed Subwoofer Build Projects
    Hey guys. I'm a long time lurker and rarely post. I am actually a Parts Express employee of about 12 years and have been designing and building everything I've owned since I was about 13. Some of you may have talked to me on the phone in tech support when I worked in the call center. I usually...
  2. Testing
    My most recent project was a small, sealed bookshelf speaker using the Peerless 830656 and the Seas 27TDF.
  3. DIY Speakers
    Sorry for the picture heavy post, guys. "Amach" MTM with MCM 5-1/4" and Dayton RS28: "Emoticons" Peerless 4" PE buyout and Vifa BC25 tweeter: Monitors, Peerless HDS and Tangband 28-537SH 2-way, 8" Usher, RS28F tweeter, and true time alignment: "Genius Choice' Vifa BC25 tweeter and an...
  4. Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Hello All, I just wanted to share my recent experience with Emotiva. I don't have a lot of Emotiva equipment, just the XPA3, XPA2 and the ET-3 Trigger Expansion Module (the the way, this is an excellent piece to expand your 12v triggers if you need more, you just need to 'dim' the lights as...
  5. General Service and Technical Information
    My computer connects via HDMI to my projector and my two other TVs without any issue at all. However, when I connect it to my receiver nothing happens, my computer does not even indicate that a HDMI connect has been established. The receiver is a refurbished Denon-1912. I've successfully...
  6. New Member Introductions
    Greetings from Palm Desert, CA. I have arrived
  7. Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    We went to Paso Robles on Friday and visited the only THX Certified Theater in Central Coast Cali and here are my thoughts... We sat 3/4's of the way back and I sat directly center of the row, it seemed the front height channels were super hot or maybe that's the way it is in a real theater not...
  8. HDTV | Video Displays | Processors
    Here's another helpful article by Gary Merson at HDGuru.com that sets the record straight on the differences between LCD and plasma displays: http://hdguru.com/how-not-to-choose-the-right-hdtv/2553/ . He deconstructs a recent video tutorial put out by Sony on how to choose the right HDTV. Best...
  9. SPL Meters | Mic's | Calibration | Sound Cards
    I've d/l'ed REW to my laptop, and would like to take a stab at EQ'ing my subwoofer with the BFD. The oft linked to Creative Labs USB soundcard seems to be of limited availability. Are there any suitable substitutes that are costeffective? I won't be using it for anything other purpose than...
  10. Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    Greetings all, I built PC;s since the Commodore days (yes, I am THAT old). My wife is a Mac person and it just took one more blue screen of death to have me order this MacPro Dual Quad Core 3.0Ghz, w 6 GB DDR-800 Ram, and the Nvidia 8800 GT card (two DVI's out), 2 dual layer burners and 4TB+...
  11. Chat Box SWAMP
    One I really liked from yesterday's wedding.
  12. DIY Speakers
    Hi guys! I'm in the process of revamping my product line and wanted to show you some of the stuff that I have been working on that cannot be viewed on the website. Below will just be pics of various speakers along with a brief discription. Pricing isn't set in stone just yet but I can give...
Top