Get Free, Friendly, Expert Advice
Call 1-888-352-9466 or email

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980


AxiomAudio Blog

Insider’s Sneak Peek: AxiomAeris

Axiom’s New Computer Speakers

Blind Listening Tests

Wall'O'Fame
Solarrdadd's 7.1 Apartment HT!
A promise is A promise... Axiom's second home
Who's Online
3 registered (HAY, theskins, craigsub), 44 Guests and 7 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
13365 Members
11 Forums
23116 Topics
408799 Posts

Max Online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17876
pmbuko 16328
SirQuack 13356
CV 11422
MarkSJohnson 11088
Meanwhile On Facebook

(y) if this is how music makes you feel.

May the Fourth be with you all!

(y) Great review from Christopher B! "The VP150 is an excellent center channel...

Any roadies / concert lovers out there think this is as cool as I do?

Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#215927 - 07/22/08 02:25 PM Haolebs next DIY Sub Project
fredk Offline
axiomite

Registered: 12/06/07
Posts: 7409
Loc: Canada
_________________________
Fred

-------
Blujays1: Spending Fred's money one bottle at a time, no two... Oh crap!

Top
#215928 - 07/22/08 02:35 PM Re: Haolebs next DIY Sub Project [Re: fredk]
nickbuol Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 09/16/04
Posts: 4698
Loc: Marion, IA
No kidding!!!

You know it is big when it is constructed with brick and cement walls!

Here is one of my favorite fictional woofers....



Edited by nickbuol (07/22/08 02:37 PM)
_________________________
http://ht.buol.us
2-M60s, VP180, VP150, 4-QS8s, 4-M3s, SVS 20-39PCi, DIY Sub, 8-Shakers, JVC RS45

Top
#215929 - 07/22/08 02:38 PM Re: Haolebs next DIY Sub Project [Re: nickbuol]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16328
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
The acoustic properties of brick aren't very good unless they are sourced from Baltimore.


Edited by pmbuko (07/22/08 02:38 PM)
_________________________
"I wish I had documented more…" said nobody on their death bed, ever.

Top
#215937 - 07/22/08 03:42 PM Re: Haolebs next DIY Sub Project [Re: pmbuko]
Ken.C Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 05/03/03
Posts: 17876
Loc: NoVA
I think it must be a requirement that every new regular has to post that sub project...
_________________________
I am the Doctor, and THIS... is my SPOON!

Top
#215949 - 07/22/08 06:07 PM Re: Haolebs next DIY Sub Project [Re: Ken.C]
Haoleb Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 09/25/02
Posts: 1488
Loc: Maine
I dunno, "whats that saying?... Ambitious but rubbish?" It would definetly be intersting to see how that thing sounds.

That might be taking it a little bit TOO far though. HiFi does kind of consume my life... But how my stuff looks is also important to me... Apparently. Its not to that guy..




Edited by Haoleb (07/22/08 06:07 PM)
_________________________
Haoleb's Audio/DIY Website

Top
#215951 - 07/22/08 06:30 PM Re: Haolebs next DIY Sub Project [Re: Haoleb]
Ken.C Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 05/03/03
Posts: 17876
Loc: NoVA
Personally, I am simply not that worried about vibrations.
_________________________
I am the Doctor, and THIS... is my SPOON!

Top
#215968 - 07/22/08 07:21 PM Re: Haolebs next DIY Sub Project [Re: Ken.C]
a401classic Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 11/29/06
Posts: 1235
Loc: Alpharetta, GA
That would be very interesting to try here in South Louisiana where the water table is only about 2' below grade!

hmmmm....... the acoustic properties of water...

Scott
_________________________
Scott

My HT

Top
#215979 - 07/22/08 08:52 PM Re: Haolebs next DIY Sub Project [Re: a401classic]
Haoleb Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 09/25/02
Posts: 1488
Loc: Maine
sound travels much faster and more efficiently in water than air... ;\) Of course, The transfer of sound from water to air.. Not so much \:\) An underwater theater perhaps?
_________________________
Haoleb's Audio/DIY Website

Top
#215988 - 07/22/08 09:37 PM Re: Haolebs next DIY Sub Project [Re: a401classic]
fredk Offline
axiomite

Registered: 12/06/07
Posts: 7409
Loc: Canada
I think you should try is Scott. With an avatar like Beaker, its bound to involve a boom and some flames somewhere along the line. Don't forget to video it though.
_________________________
Fred

-------
Blujays1: Spending Fred's money one bottle at a time, no two... Oh crap!

Top
#216001 - 07/22/08 11:18 PM Re: Haolebs next DIY Sub Project [Re: a401classic]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16328
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
 Quote:
That would be very interesting to try here in South Louisiana where the water table is only about 2' below grade!


Depends on what day of the year (and which year) you're talking about, doesn't it?
_________________________
"I wish I had documented more…" said nobody on their death bed, ever.

Top



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

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

©2015 Colquhoun Audio Laboratories Limited
All Rights Reserved.