I’m actually a bit sceptical to these subs because, unlike all former AV subs, these are ported designs, and in my experience ported designs are slower and does not perform as well as sealed sub’s has Av compromised with their own design goals? The subs were dormant for months while I was doing some traveling outside of the country, I wonder if this caused their untimely death? Check out our other Subwoofer Reviews! Can you please describe the difference in sound quality oomph, tonal quality, tightness of sound when compared to the MFW that you originally had? I went the route of just replacing the amp with one of the Ice powered amps Mark Season is selling and have been very happy. There is actually a very cheap fix for the hum. Parts needed for the repair — The voltages are a bit higher than those install currently to allow for higher tolerance.
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With the company out of business, Mark worked with our suppliers to have metalwork run to allow customers to bring life back to the very capable cabinets. BB code is On. I have been very pleased with the new amp and reviving the sub again, and would recommend the fix to anyone who was already happy with a working original MFW Whatever you end up with, please post comments wubwoofer the new sub or upgraded amps.
The hand finished MFW subwoofer should be right at home with fine furniture, and looks far more expensive than its price mfw1-5 suggest. Marc Alexander is offline. Turbo kits are currently unavailable awaiting a production run of a new custom woofer. You could further damage your amp, or yourself.
No, I didn’t have to modify anything to make them fit. Notes of Caution 1.
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I bought two back in late and thru the ups and downs of things they sat in the boxes until last week. Can you please describe the difference in sound quality oomph, tonal quality, tightness of sound when compared to the MFW that you originally had? Regards Harald N A ported design should not worry you. Damn, I believe they sold out, I’m sorry man. The original drivers seem to be fine as there is give when you lightly push on them.
Custom watt high efficiency design. The Turbo upgrade is absolutely worth it. Subscribe to our newsletter. I went the route of just replacing the amp with one of the Ice powered amps Mark Season is selling and have been very happy. A little bit of both. I have been out of the audio scene since I purchased these way back when. I do believe tho that I will purchase the Turbo upgrade when i get the green to do so as it doubles the power and increases the response time Originally Posted by mrwillbill.
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Confused about what AV Gear to buy or how to set it up? Originally Posted by B Feelgood. And that is what excites us most – the price. Thanks Mine is 11x14x8 and I definitely want two. For more information, please visit www.
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Currently out of stock, awaiting a production run of the custom woofers. Note their polarity side of the cap with the stripe indicates negativeso that new caps can be installed in the same fashion.
Now they both have the loud humming sound and are unusable. B Feelgood Where are you located I am in SoCA If you decide to go in another direction, I would love to buy your cabinets and pay for the upgrade myself.
Is there anyone out there who bought the turbo kit that might have the instructions for installation? Hi mrwillbill, Can you tell me what kind of diode you replaced it with and where it’s located? The same physical amplifier is used in the MFW Turbo upgradeand can be shipped back for reprogramming for use with the Turbo woofer at any time in the future.