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  1. Need SQ, but which sub?

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Guys, I have been reading about the Ultimax and Ref subs from Dayton and it seems that the lf extension on quite a few of them is really good. I really want to be able to reproduce 20Hz easilly. However, typically, 18" and even some 15" woofer aren't as musical sounding as let's say a 12"...
  2. Best 10" woofer for SQ & Horn Manufacturer

    DIY Speakers
    I am starting my next build. It is for a new center channel. The one I have is good it's not adequate to match my new mains. This center will contain (2) 10" woofers for use within the range of 150hz to 5000hz or somwhere in that range. I will also utilize a JBL D2 1.5" compression driver, and...
  3. Converting SQ vinyl to quad using Adobe Audition 3

    Chat Box SWAMP
    Is there anyone interested in converting their old Quad SQ records to 4 channel surround using Adobe Audition 3 software to make them playable on modern equipment? -Bill
  4. What is the best choice for driving my 7 speakers for best SQ?

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    My speaker set-up: FRONT L&R: 2x Dynaudio contour 1.4 CENTER: 1x Dynaudio contour SC SURROUNDS: 4x Dynaudio contour SR My options for power amplification: 1) 4 x Rotel RB981 (this is what I currently have and I am extremely pleased with the SQ) 2) 1 x ATI 1800 with 7 channels (this is what I am...
  5. Music Servers/Streamers: What specs & features to look for in best SQ possible?

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    I am on a quest to put together a really good music playback/streaming system in my living room. What I am trying to figure out first is, with regards to music servers/music streamers, which ones will play the highest possible sound quality recordings? Although I don't have a whole lot of the...
  6. Difference in SQ between BDP's using hdmi?

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    I am currently in the market for a new bluray player and have been looking at the Oppo as well as some from Panny/Sony/Tosh. I can't help but wonder if there is any difference in sound quality between these units, when being hooked up via hdmi? If I were to hook up via hdmi, does that not mean...
  7. What to Buy for big SQ, small cabinet?

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    Looking for opinions on subs to consider for a 15x25' room for use with a pair of wall-mounted Magnepans in a room with modern furniture (few places to hide). Music only (don't need output below 25 Hz), but should reach high (120 Hz min) because the Mags do NOT go low. Looking for compact &...
  8. DD-15 SQ vs DIY ??

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Hi, I currently have a Velodyne DD-15 in a 5000 cuft room. I'm considering a DIY upgrade with either a SoundSplinter RLP-15 or TC2000 driver in an optimum sized sealed enclosure. I'm also considering the RLS-15 or TC 54000, but haven't seen much user feedback on these drivers. Assuming I...
  9. RL-P18 D4 or D2? Any difference in SQ

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Hello All. I am about to purchase an RL-P18 for my home theatre.:jump: Will the SQ on the D4 be any better then the D2? Either way, I plan to wire in series. My amp: QSC PLx 1602 -BRIDGED 8 ohms - 1100W, or 4 ohms - 1600W Box – Sealed 4.5 ft3. I have little feel for what 1100W will...
  10. Coming soon, subjective SQ tests.

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Hey guys! Good news for those interested in subjective SQ tests. With the arrival of my TC-3000 I will soon have in my posession a total of 3 15" drivers. All three model ridiculously well in my 4ft^3 box (thanks again Stevenn) and will be put through their tests. Tests will consist of a few...