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Configuring Your Speakers Page 2

Most subwoofers have their own internal crossover networks to roll off the bass to the sub above a selected frequency. However, since you’ll use the …

Audiophile

Here's everything you can learn from reading a tire sidewall

Everything you need to know about your tires is right there on the sidewall, you just have to know how to crack the code. Knowing this information can help you determine how safe your tires are, how old they are, or help you decide what you want out of your next pair of car shoes.<p>Let's take a look …

USDOT

How to restore your car's black trim the right way

Along with headlight lenses, black trim is about the most frail part of the modern car. Do they design these parts to go bad? It seems like it, but it's the curse of living near a giant UV-radiating orb. Here's the right way to fight back against your car turning one shade of gray.<p>1. Restore the …

Chicken Tortilla Soup in the Slow Cooker Recipe

"Delicious and easy to make. You can spice it up as much as you want with hot sauce. Serve with tortilla chips."<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon olive oil<p>4 …

The REAL Long Island Iced Tea Recipe

"There are a few impostors out there that claim to be Long Island Iced Teas. In actuality, there is only one correct way to make a LIIT... and this …

Balsamic Roasted Pork Loin Recipe

"A zesty, yet simple meal with an olive oil and balsamic vinegar marinade. A crowd pleaser!"<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons steak seasoning rub<p>1/2 cup …

Granny Kat's Pumpkin Roll Recipe

"This moist rolled cake has a rich cream cheese filling. Serve it cold. This will be a hit! It has a pinwheel look."<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 cup all-purpose …

Spicy black bean and corn soup with chilli

Step 1<p>Place black beans in a large saucepan. Cover with enough cold water to come 5cm above beans. Bring to the boil over mediumhigh heat. Cook for …

7 Strong Types of Wood Joints Worth Knowing

Wood joinery, as the term implies, refers to joining pieces of timber or lumber to create other structures. Crafting wood joints has its origins in …

8 Steps for Preparing Lumber for Woodworking Projects

There are eight steps to preparing lumber at the beginning of the construction phase of a project. Whether you buy rough or surfaced lumber from the …

Tiramisu Dip (5-Minute Dessert)

This tiramisu dip is so smooth, creamy, and delicious! If you like tiramisu dessert then you got to try this wonderful dessert. It is very simple and …

The Lazy Man's Guide To Losing Fat And Building Muscle

Image: iStock<p>Like most guys of a certain vintage, I have mixed feelings about my body. Staying lean and not surrendering to the siren’s call of the …

The Modern Battle of Stout vs. Porter

What's the difference between porter and stout? long, quiet eras in brewing history have washed out the distinctions between the two styles, insofar …

Beer

Essential Listening: 10 Stellar Headphone Albums

What, exactly, is a headphone album? Well, the definition changes depending on who you are.<p>For audiophiles, a headphone album is a work that is so …

Music

Tricks for truing lumber without a jointer

Your grandad may have reached for a hand plane to flatten boards without a power jointer, but today there's an easier way. With a few common power …

Woodworking

Speakers for TV, surround sound speakers, soundbars, more: Speakers Explained

Whether you’re looking to upgrade from the thin sound coming out of your new TV or you simply want to listen to your favorite tunes in all their …

Audiophile

Super-Delicious Zuppa Toscana Recipe

"This is an oh-so-good recipe. Just the right amount of spice to make you take a cold drink but definitely keep coming back for more! This soup is …

Xbox One No Man's Sky Release Confirmed, Big Update Coming To All Versions

No Man's Sky is coming to Xbox One alongside a big new update, developer Hello Games has announced. The game's Xbox One release is coming at some point in 2018, while the update is also coming for free to PS4 and PC this year.<p>All previous expansions--Foundation, Pathfinder, and Atlas Rises--will be …

No Man's Sky

The Pros and Cons of Different Types of Wood

Pine<p>Pine is an inexpensive, lightweight wood that can be yellowish or whitish with brown knots. It's often used for rustic pieces, like …

The art of speaker design, explained by a master

I've had a number of chats with ELAC's Andrew Jones about speaker design over the years. He started out as a research engineer for KEF in 1983, then moved to Infinity and Pioneer, the latter where he was chiefly responsible for their ultra high-end TAD Reference line of speakers that sell for …

Spicy Slow Cooker Black Bean Soup Recipe

"This soup can be served as is or run through the blender for a creamy version. You can adjust the spice to cool it down."<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound dry …

Crosscutting Sled – Just 5 Pieces of Wood

The sled we use the most in our shop is the one shown here. I built it five years ago, and it is as accurate as the day I made it. I built it in …

Woodworking

5 Table Saw Jigs Every Woodworker Should Have

I spend quite a bit of time setting up for projects on the tools. It’s amazing how much time it takes to make a few simple yet complex cuts. For the …

Tools & Craft #87: Download Our Free Isometric Graph Paper for Sketching

Even if you already know how to draw, sometimes this makes quick plans easier<p>Most senior designers I know insist that doing preliminary sketches on …

Healthy Zuppa Toscana

1. Heat the oil in a large Dutch oven over medium heat. Add the sausage and cook on all sides until browned, about 5 minutes. Transfer to a plate.<p>2. …

13 Horror Audiobooks That Are Actually Way More Terrifying Than The Written Version

The jury of readers is still out as to whether or not listening to an audiobook is the same as reading a text, but the small differences between the …

How To Season A Cast-Iron Skillet

Your trusty cast-iron skillet will eventually lose its sheen and, as a result, its super non-stick powers. Bringing back its luster and protecting it …

19 Tips for Buying and Using Rough Lumber

By American Woodworker Editors<p>In Projects, Questions And Answers, Techniques<p>0<p>Tips for Buying and Using Rough Lumber<p>Buy smart to get the best deals …

Woodworking

Ginger Snaps

• Level: Easy<br>• Total: 45 min<p>Prep: 30 min<br>• Cook: 15 min<p>Yield: about 4 dozen cookies<p>9 1/2 ounces all-purpose flour<p>1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1 tablespoon …

Recipes

Tyler Florence's Chicken Enchilada Recipe

Here is a delicious recipe for chicken enchiladas - full of delicious herbs and spices and lots of lots of cheese. This hearty dish is made with …