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#389995 - 02/22/13 01:24 PM Re: Opposed Subwoofer Design [Re: Andrew]
rrlev Offline
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Andrew, don't know why your asking us ... (except perhaps to get us all excited).

I will, of course, be interested if it improves something without giving up something else. So if rearranging an EP800, can get something like better seat to seat performance using this design; i'm all ears (so to speak ... especially if the price stays the same). If it's more subtle, like less cabinet vibration, I'm interested and it's a selling point but ... it will be hard to get me to pay for it unless you can relate it a performance gain.

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#390004 - 02/22/13 05:36 PM Re: Opposed Subwoofer Design [Re: Andrew]
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Registered: 02/17/09
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I'd be very interested in this design as well. As others have said, I am curious what the real world advantage would be to this design? Is it similar output in a smaller package? Sonos has adopted this design in their subwoofer , but that is a niche product for Sonos owners. Plus they have oval 'racetrack' drivers to get the form factor they wanted.

I am excited to see what Axiom will come up with for new sub designs! Please keep us posted Andrew.
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#390005 - 02/22/13 06:01 PM Re: Opposed Subwoofer Design [Re: INANE]
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Registered: 08/05/09
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Nope. I'm opposed.

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#390006 - 02/22/13 06:09 PM Re: Opposed Subwoofer Design [Re: CatBrat]
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Originally Posted By: CatBrat
Nope. I'm opposed.


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#390009 - 02/22/13 06:21 PM Re: Opposed Subwoofer Design [Re: CatBrat]
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Registered: 12/06/07
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Originally Posted By: CatBrat
Nope. I'm opposed.

Soooo, you don't know if you're coming or going? You need to visit Dr. Doolittle.
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#390015 - 02/22/13 07:54 PM Re: Opposed Subwoofer Design [Re: fredk]
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I'm really interested what they have in store for us, I hope it is apposed.
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#390177 - 02/25/13 01:18 PM Re: Opposed Subwoofer Design [Re: INANE]
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I'd be interested in this type of sub and it's tehnical advantages over a single or dual driver (same baffle mount) from Andrew. I'd imagine sq would be the main benefit due to vibration cancellation, and driver protection would improve with the sealed/opposed configuration.
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