Fascinating DIY Home Depot panel speakers

Grayson Dere

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I recently came across a DIY tech channel on YouTube that demonstrated how using a transducer from Parts-Express and cheap ceiling tile from Home Depot could be used together to create impressive sounding (according to the host) panel speakers. Does anyone have experience with the kind of sound quality I should expect if I were to build a pair of speakers in this manner? I've never seen a DIY speaker done this way before so I'm intrigued! : )

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mark 30:20 is when the music demos of the panels start.
 

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Grayson.

Your mission, if you choose to accept it... is to make those panels!!!! Do it! That would make for a fascinating write up!
 

Grayson Dere

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Integra DTR 7.8
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Class D Audio: SDS-470CS
Additional Amp
Shellbrook Audio Hybrid Head headphone amp
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Sony UBP-X700
Front Speakers
Vandersteen Model 2
Subwoofers
SVS PB-2000
Other Speakers or Equipment
Grado SR 325is headphones
Video Display Device
JVC DLA-X75
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Elite Screen 120"
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Origin Live Aurora MKIII turntable
Todd, I accept! : )
 

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Main Amp
Emotiva XPA-5
Additional Amp
Emotiva XPA Gen3 2.8 multichannel amp
Other Amp
Denon X8500H
Computer Audio
AudioEngine A2+
DAC
THX ONYX
Universal / Blu-ray / CD Player
Kaleidescape TERRA, OPPO UDP-203, Panasonic UB9000
Front Speakers
GoldenEar Technology Triton One.R
Center Channel Speaker
GoldenEar Technology SuperCenter Reference
Surround Speakers
SVS Ultra Surround
Surround Back Speakers
SVS Ultra Bookshelf
Front Height Speakers
SVS Prime Elevation x4 (Top Front, Top Mid-Front)
Rear Height Speakers
SVS Prime Elevation x4 (Top Middle, Top Rear)
Subwoofers
dual SVS SB16s + dual PSA XS30s
Other Speakers or Equipment
Behringer 1124p; Aura Bass Shaker Pros; SuperSub X
Video Display Device
JVC NX7
Screen
Carada Cine-White 0 gain
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Streaming Subscriptions
Qobuz, TIDAL, Spotify, ROON
Other Equipment
LG Electronics 65-inch B6 OLED, Sony 65-inch X900F, ZeroSurge 8R15W x 2, ZeroSurge 2R15W x 2
Really??

Yes!!!!!!
 
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