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

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980


Wall'O'Fame
Axiom Dolby Atmos 7.2.4 Cinema
Solarrdadd's 7.1 Apartment HT!
AxiomAudio Blog

Insider’s Sneak Peek: AxiomAeris

Axiom’s New Computer Speakers

Blind Listening Tests

Who's Online
0 registered (), 120 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
13,584 Registered Members
11 Forums
23,429 Topics
415,471 Posts

Most users ever online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 18029
pmbuko 16418
SirQuack 13369
CV 11585
MarkSJohnson 11370
Meanwhile On Facebook
Page 6 of 8 < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#364601 - 01/23/12 01:49 PM Re: what's with the low axiom numbers? [Re: tomtuttle]
medic8r Offline
axiomite

Registered: 02/05/06
Posts: 6459
Loc: Fredericksburg, Virginia
Throws a mean party, too.
_________________________
Bears, beets, Battlestar Galactica.

Top
#364611 - 01/23/12 03:19 PM Re: what's with the low axiom numbers? [Re: medic8r]
MarkSJohnson Online   content
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 11370
Loc: Central NH
Though without pasta.
_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
#364612 - 01/23/12 03:23 PM Re: what's with the low axiom numbers? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
fredk Offline
axiomite

Registered: 12/06/07
Posts: 7718
Loc: Canada
Itsa pasta da time to make up, so dey maka nice!
_________________________
Fred

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

Top
#364616 - 01/23/12 04:32 PM Re: what's with the low axiom numbers? [Re: MarkSJohnson]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16418
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
Originally Posted By: MarkSJohnson
Though without pasta.

I seem to recall there was a pasta side dish at the catered lunch on the day of the factory tour.
_________________________
I can explain it to you but I can't understand it for you.

Top
#364617 - 01/23/12 04:42 PM Re: what's with the low axiom numbers? [Re: pmbuko]
medic8r Offline
axiomite

Registered: 02/05/06
Posts: 6459
Loc: Fredericksburg, Virginia
Does it count if there's no meat or sauce?
_________________________
Bears, beets, Battlestar Galactica.

Top
#364620 - 01/23/12 06:29 PM Re: what's with the low axiom numbers? [Re: medic8r]
MarkSJohnson Online   content
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 11370
Loc: Central NH
No. No it doesn't.
_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
#365901 - 02/06/12 11:35 AM Re: what's with the low axiom numbers? [Re: Ian]
Nick B Offline
aficionado

Registered: 08/05/06
Posts: 503
Ian,

I think that a simple plot like this is a really good start. This tells you how the subwoofer behaves with varying SPLs (this particular sub stays very linear) and you can see what its limit is, when it starts to compress the signal. This particular sub stays very linear and starts to hit its limit at slightly over 100dB. It also gives you a good idea of how large of a room the sub will play well in.

http://www.audioholics.com/reviews/speak...view_fullscreen

Yes it is only a small part of the story, but many manufacturers only choose a plot a reference level, or some other randomly chosen level, so you don't get that extra information that the above graph in the link gives. Then again many manufacturers don't even given a frequency response plot at all, and we have very little to go on.

Top
#365903 - 02/06/12 12:34 PM Re: what's with the low axiom numbers? [Re: obsi]
tomtuttle Offline
axiomite

Registered: 06/20/03
Posts: 8462
Loc: Tacoma

_________________________
bibere usque ad hilaritatem

Top
#365905 - 02/06/12 12:43 PM Re: what's with the low axiom numbers? [Re: obsi]
CatBrat Offline
axiomite

Registered: 08/05/09
Posts: 6015
Loc: Milky Way Galaxy
Except for those counted things that count.

Top
#365906 - 02/06/12 01:06 PM Re: what's with the low axiom numbers? [Re: obsi]
MarkSJohnson Online   content
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 11370
Loc: Central NH
You can count on anything Tom says.
_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
Page 6 of 8 < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 >

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.