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Old 21st January 2013, 05:33 PM   #11
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bjorno,
This project you posted looks awesome. I hope OP takes advantage of it with a few pictures and final observations.
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Old 21st January 2013, 08:49 PM   #12
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bjorno,
This project you posted looks awesome. I hope OP takes advantage of it with a few pictures and final observations.
Thank you Inductor . If someone move the simulation into Sketchup or a Cad: program,the unclear ? dimensioning of the Port system would be much more clearer....

Here are more on the same subject: A lot more numbers to dig into

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Old 22nd January 2013, 10:02 PM   #13
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bjorno,
I learn so much from your posts.
Things like several mistakes and bad assumptions that I made in building the first Lab 12 OD_ML_TL.
I was wondering why the stuffing material was so hard to fluff up enough to fill almost the entire line, and
I have finally come to fully understand port end effect corrections, and it is not the same as when modelling intakes on 2 stroke engines as I was thinking it may be.

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Old 29th January 2013, 07:14 PM   #14
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Thank you for the help, the project is underway! I will post with results and pics.

Now I need to find a new receiver...

Sound quality for music is my most important requirement with easy calibration and room correction. Good Home theatre audio quality is a bonus but I am willing to separate HT entirely or sacrifice this for best music sound.

I mostly listen to rock (elvis - classic - punk - metal - alt/indy rock) and ALL types of electronic.

First a few things I would like:
- I dont want a receiver that will colour or brighten sound, natural the way the music was recorded would be ideal.
- Very good EQ to balance and correct sound within a room as needed easily.
- Cool running.
- With HT I want to make sure that I dont have to crank volume to hear voices in movies and then sounds effects are too loud (current old low end sony sucks for this). Also HT should have THX.
- Best Value for the $, my budget is $600.
- 4ohm stability. My subwoofer is two ID 10" 4ohm subs in custom box with 300watt bash plate amp so this would not require 4ohm stability. I have nice car audio ID CSX64 co ac speakers that I would like to build boxes for home. I would like to be able to use high end home audio speakers at 8 ohm in the future as money allows.

I am currently looking at the Onkyo 709, is this the best option in my budget?
Any suggestions on good receivers, and where to buy, would be appreciated.

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Old 30th January 2013, 03:27 AM   #15
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Old 30th January 2013, 01:13 PM   #16
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No not really, home audio is all new to me so I am looking for some suggestions. As mentioned my previous experience is onlu with an IASCA winning sound quality vehicle.

I was thinking of using the 709 for now, my sub has a plate amp, and adding amps for other speakers using the pre outs as I get the $. Unless there are better suggestions. Any assistance is appreciated as I only wish to buy each poece once for a long time.

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