Get Free, Friendly, Expert Advice
Call 1-866-244-8796 or email

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980


AxiomAudio Blog

Axiom’s Newest Speaker: The In-Ceiling M3

Outdoor Speaker Placement

Speaker Placement: Unusual Room Layouts and Elevating Speakers

Wall'O'Fame
Greetings fellow Axiom owners...
HG Rosewoods Part 3
Who's Online
0 registered (), 57 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
13304 Members
11 Forums
22841 Topics
403608 Posts

Max Online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17751
pmbuko 16267
SirQuack 13321
CV 11160
MarkSJohnson 10848
Meanwhile On Facebook

Get a Gift Card Worth 20% of Your Purchase! Save hundreds!

Got your new In-Ceiling speakers yet? #atmosready http://axiomaudio.com/m3-in-c...

(y) Can't wait for the next evolution of surround sound to go mainstream!

Pre-order our new in-ceiling speakers and save 25%! Offer ends August 11th.

Page 93 of 103 < 1 2 ... 91 92 93 94 95 ... 102 103 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#392045 - 04/15/13 06:46 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
tomtuttle Offline
axiomite

Registered: 06/20/03
Posts: 8271
Loc: Tacoma
Pics or it didn't happen.
_________________________
bibere usque ad hilaritatem

Top
#392048 - 04/15/13 07:09 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
Adrian Offline
axiomite

Registered: 12/27/08
Posts: 6604
Loc: It's all about the location.
We've been taking a lot of before/after pictures, Tom. At some point I'll have to post some pics...redoing the kitchen now.
_________________________
Half of communication is listening. You can't listen with your mouth.

Top
#392049 - 04/15/13 07:21 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
MarkSJohnson Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 10848
Loc: Central NH
I would like one of those DeWalt planers. If I had known you were going to buy one, I would have bought out the store's stock. grin
_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
#392051 - 04/15/13 07:32 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
tomtuttle Offline
axiomite

Registered: 06/20/03
Posts: 8271
Loc: Tacoma
Looking forward to hearing more of your story, Adrian.
_________________________
bibere usque ad hilaritatem

Top
#392215 - 04/19/13 09:56 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
chesseroo Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 4800
Loc: western canada
Not that i've been following this thread too closely (man you guys post alot eek ), but i may have a project upcoming.

We're going to buy a Big Green Egg tomorrow and are trying to decide whether to purchase the $700 pre-built table or to build our own. I'm working out the cost of wood but it will depend on whether we use basic materials or something more interesting (e.g. pine 2x4 framing or cedar framing, generic deck board surface or an "exotic" species for a surface, etc.).

This is a fairly simple project by woodworking standards, but i don't have a workshop, just a garage that needs to have the cars backed out and a bunch of things tarped over before i can do any dusty ripping on the table saw. Plus i don't have use of the garage for this activity for much more than a day or two (i could do the finishing/staining work in the basement though).

Here's an idea of the table from the store.
http://www.biggreenegg.com/eggcessories/nests-tables-mates-shelves/long-table-for-egg/

A few other table ideas:
http://silverspider.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/big-green-egg-table-cedar-ii.jpg
http://static.cl1.vanilladev.com/biggree...b5787e80ed9.jpg

Some of the more interesting surfaces we would consider for the main table top:
http://www.windsorplywood.com/Sycamore_Finishing_Lumber.aspx
http://www.windsorplywood.com/Walnut_Finishing_Lumber.aspx

Anyone have any thoughts to add?
Should we buy or build? (time alotment to build may be a factor and notably we cannot use the new bbq until the table is together)
_________________________
"Those who preach the myths of audio are ignorant of truth."

Top
#392216 - 04/19/13 09:57 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
chesseroo Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 4800
Loc: western canada
On another note, some of you may know this website but i just came across it.
GREAT tips!
I wish i had known this before i first tried to stain a maple table for the wine cellar.

http://www.thewoodwhisperer.com/videos/coloring-blotchy-woods/
_________________________
"Those who preach the myths of audio are ignorant of truth."

Top
#392217 - 04/19/13 10:19 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
real80sman Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 05/16/02
Posts: 1122
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Chess, you will love your egg. My biggest regret was not buying one before I left my last job. (We were a BGE dealer) Try to get them to throw in an extra gasket, as a high percentage of people will over-fire the egg within the first year. The gasket doesn't survive.......
_________________________
Shawn

Epic 80/600 + M3's + Custom Finish Algonquin V3's

Top
#392218 - 04/19/13 10:24 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: real80sman]
chesseroo Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 4800
Loc: western canada
Originally Posted By: real80sman
Chess, you will love your egg. My biggest regret was not buying one before I left my last job. (We were a BGE dealer) Try to get them to throw in an extra gasket, as a high percentage of people will over-fire the egg within the first year. The gasket doesn't survive.......

Is that the wool fibre gasket or the high temperature option?
I've read there are two (one is an 'upgrade').

I certainly hope i don't get the egg up to too high a temperature. After all, i DO want to cook on it, not process iron ore.
_________________________
"Those who preach the myths of audio are ignorant of truth."

Top
#392246 - 04/20/13 06:07 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
chesseroo Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 4800
Loc: western canada
Well i don't got wood, but i do got a large Big Green Egg now.
_________________________
"Those who preach the myths of audio are ignorant of truth."

Top
#392247 - 04/20/13 08:01 PM Re: Got Wood? [Re: chesseroo]
real80sman Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 05/16/02
Posts: 1122
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Originally Posted By: chesseroo
Well i don't got wood, but i do got a large Big Green Egg now.

“but I do got charcoal.”
_________________________
Shawn

Epic 80/600 + M3's + Custom Finish Algonquin V3's

Top
Page 93 of 103 < 1 2 ... 91 92 93 94 95 ... 102 103 >



Moderator:  alan, Amie, Andrew, axiomadmin, Brent, Debbie, Ian, Jc 

Home  |  Corporate Info  |  Products  |  Message Board  |  FAQs  |  Warranty  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Statement   |  Contact Us

©2014 Colquhoun Audio Laboratories Limited
All Rights Reserved.