Beau Boren Rocks the Super Street Class Beau Boren’s rock solid woofer enclosure design has helped him achieve his 2nd dB Drag Racing World record in Super Street 3-4 at the Spring Break Nationals in Daytona Beach, Florida on Sunday March 3rd.
3X Carlisle Performance and Style Carlisle Performance and Style is more than a car show. P & S is a motorsports and lifestyle festival that celebrates the hottest and ever evolving trends in the motorsports world.
Pete Sonntag Joins dBDRA Event Promotions Crew The dBDRA is pleased to announce that Pete Sonntag has joined the event promotions crew at dB Drag Racing.
Beginning of a Rivalry On April 14th, 2013 dB Drag Racing and Bass Race competitors, Jeff Stuart and Team Bass Drop Charles faced off not only once, but twice at Street Steel Performance and Sound’s dB Drag Racing event in Escondido, California.
Slamology 10 year Anniversary Truckshow.org is pleased to announce the 10th annual two day automotive and musical extravaganza.
Van Ripers typhoon measures 180.4 dB Scott Van Riper's typhoon measures 180.4 and moves to number 2 in dBDRA world rankings.
Steve Mick Competitor Profile You can't have a conversation about Bass Race without mentioning one of the most dominant competitors, Dr.
SPL News Network - May 1, 2013 Newsletter SPL News Network - May 1, 2013 Newsletter
Term-LAB 12 Light Tree Interface This article describes the procedure for constructing a light tree that consists of 12 lights per lane.
Craig Butler Sets New dB Drag Racing World Record Craig Butler, of Glenwood GA, and his crew chief Rusty posted an amazing qualifying score of 181.
dBDRA Announces European Championship The dBDRA is pleased to announce that the European Championship will take place on October 4-6 in Freistadt Austria.
Spring Break Nationals Still Crazy Despite its production weeks before the customary date, the Spring Break Nationals rocked the house with yet another strong showing of support from dealers, distributors, competitors and spectators.
XS Power Sponsors dBDRA Trophies at SBN XS Power is the exclusive trophy sponsor for the 2013 dB Drag Racing and Bass Race competition at Spring Break Nationals.
dBDRA Announces Sam Horn as Commissioner The dB Drag Racing Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Sam Horn as North American Commissioner.
2013 dBDRA Membership Now Available The 2013 dBDRA membership is now available for purchase.
2013 dBDRA Membership Now Available The 2013 dBDRA Membership is now available for purchase.
2013 Joint Finals Announcement The car stereo competition formats of the dB Drag Racing Association (dBDRA), International Autosound Challenge Association (IASCA), United States Autosound Competition International (USACi) and Mobile Electronics Competition Association (MECA) are joining as partners to produce a joint finals event.
dBDRA Welcomes 2013 International Agents The dB Drag Racing Association would like to extend a special “Welcome” to our 2013 dBDRA International Representatives.
2012 Championship Rings Awarded The 2012 Championship Rings for North America and Europe are here! The dBDRA would like to extend congratulations to each of our 2012 champions.
dBDRA Partners with SBN The dB Drag Racing Association is once again partnering with IASCA and MECA to produce one of the largest sound-off events of the season.
European Spring Break 2013 The dB Drag Racing Association is pleased to announce our participation in Tuning World Bodensee from May 9-12, 2013.
Introducing Top Dog The dB Drag Racing Association is pleased to announce the introduction of “Top Dog”, a new auto sound competition format that incorporates all of the best elements of existing dBDRA formats with many new and innovative concepts that are unique to Top Dog.
Term-PRO Video Tutorial This 16 minute video tutorial demonstrates how to select a subwoofer from the Term-PRO driver library and then design a custom enclosure.
Term-PRO Enclosure Design Software Released A new version of the Term-PRO Loudspeaker Enclosure Design software has been released.
USACI Events Listed on Term Pro As of January 20, 2013 USACI events and event results will be posted on the Sound Off Central (Term Pro) web site.
How To Configure Multi-Monitor Support in Term-LAB This article desribes how to configure the Term-LAB measurement system to display information on additional video displays that are connected to your computer.
Visit dB Drag Racing Booth 900 at CES The dB Drag Racing Association, in conjunction with Term-LAB will be exhibitng at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on January 8-11, 2013.
dBDRA Announces 5th Annual Toys for Tots Program The dB Drag Racing Association, in conjunction with the U.S. Marine Corps Toys For Tots program, is proud to announce the dB Drag Racing Association Toys for Tots competition series.
dBDRA To Offer Live Results for Championship The dBDRA has announced that event results for the dB Drag Racing and Bass Race formats of the 2012 Car Audio Championship will be updated on the Termpro website as they happen in real time.
dBDRA President to Attend European Championship The dBDRA is pleased to announce that Wayne Harris, president of the dB Drag Racing Association, will be attending the 2012 European Championship in Montichiari Italy on October 13-14, 2012.
European Championship Invitations in Progress The dBDRA is pleased to announce that invitations to the 2012 European Championship have been emailed to qualified competitors.
Last Minute Reminders For Contestants Last Minute Reminders For Contestants
dBDRA Car Audio Championship Overview The 2012 Car Audio Championship is less than a week away. This can be a very exciting and sometimes stressful time for both first-time and veteran competitors alike.
Basic Instructions for Custom SPL Mode This articles describes how to configure the Custom SPL Judging Mode in Term-LAB.
dBDRA Offers Saturday Morning Check-In The dBDRA is offering Saturday Morning Check-In for dB Drag Racing and or Bass Race invitational contestants who are unable to move in on Friday evening.
Cactus Sounds Sponsors dBDRA Awards The dB Drag Racing Association is pleased to announce that Cactus Sounds will once again sponsor the awards for the dB Drag Racing and Bass Race competition formats at this year’s Car Audio Championship.
2012 Car Audio Championship Update The 2012 Car Audio Championship is a little over 2 weeks away at the Indiana State Fairgrounds on October 6-7.
dBDRA To Award Championship Rings The dBDRA will be awarding championship rings to the first place winners of each class at both the Car Audio Championship in the USA and the European Championship in Italy.
dBDRA Offers 3X Competition at Championship The dBDRA will conduct a triple-point dB Drag Racing and Bass Race event at the 2012 Car Audio Championship.
Alpine Sponsors QR Code Giveaway Alpine Sponsors QR Code Giveaway at Car Audio Championship
dBDRA Invitations Begin The dBDRA has started sending eligible contestants invitations to the dB Drag Racing and Bass Race formats of competition at the 2012 Car Audio Championship.
How To Download dB Jams Volume 14 This article provides step-by-step instructions for downloading the dB Jams Volume 14 content.
Pancadao Measurement Configuration This article describes how to configure Term-LAB for Pancadao competition. (The Broadband RTA Upgrade is required for Pancadao measurements.
SPL Measurements with Broadband RTA This article describes how to configure the Term-LAB Broadband RTA for SPL measurements.
Term-LAB Ad Slideshow This article describes how to configure Term-LAB so that a slideshow will be displayed on external monitors whenever the Term-LAB meter is idle.
European Finals - October 13-14, 2012 The dBDRA is pleased to announce the European Finals will be held October 13-14, 2012 in Montichiari (BS), Italy in conjunction with the Festival of Engines.
Crossfire Partners with dBDRA and Term-PRO The dBDRA is pleased to announce Crossfire Car Audio as the newest partner to the Term Pro website.
dBDRA Exhibiting at MERA Knowledgefest dB Drag Racing will be exhibiting at MERA Knowledgefest this weekend (August 18-21, 2012) in Dallas, TX.
dBDRA Points Cutoff - Sunday, September 23, 2012 The dBDRA has extended the points cut off deadline for finals to Sunday, September 23 2012.
Joint Finals Announcements - Aug 15 Metra, dB Drive, Kinetik, and XS Power show their support for the 2012 Joint Finals.
Pancadao Joins Soundoff Central Termpro.com would like to welcome Pancadao to the Soundoff Central community. Effective immediately, all Pancadao competitors are eligible to take advantage of the many on-line beneifits offered to Soundoff Central members.
dBDRA Announces Points Reciprocity The dBDRA has announced that competitors who participate in IASCA, NSPL, USACi, or Pancadao may use up to 25 points from these formats towards their 75 point dB Drag Racing or Bass Race Finals requirement.
Host Hotels for Joint 2012 Finals Announced The host hotels for the Joint 2012 Finals have been announced. All of the hotels are located in close proximity to one another and offer numerous FREE amenities.
USACi, IASCA, and dBDRA Announce Joint Finals The car stereo competition formats of the dB Drag Racing Association (dBDRA), International Autosound Challenge Association (IASCA) and the United States Autosound Competition International (USACi) are joining as partners to produce a joint finals event.
Broadband RTA Scoring Computer This article describes how to configure the Term-LAB Broadband RTA Scoring Computer.
Sound Quality RTA Configuration This article desribes how to connect the Broadband RTA microphone and configure Term-LAB for Sound Quality measurements.
How To Register a New Event This articles describes the procedure for registering a new event on the Termpro website.
How To Edit an Upcoming Event This article describes the procedure for editing an upcoming event on the Termpro website.
How To Cancel an Upcoming Event This article describes how to cancel an upcoming event on the Termpro website.
How To Submit Event Results This article descirbes the procedure used for creating an archive file in Term-LAB and uploading the event results to the Termpro website.
IASCA Welcomes Kinetik IASCA welcomes Kinetik as an IASCA Industry Supporter Member for the 5th year.
IASCA Configuration for Term-LAB This article describes the configuration settings that should be made to comply with IASCA IdBL and Bass Boxing competition.
Kinetik, Soundstream, XS Power Sponsor 3X Trophies The dBDRA is pleased to announce that Kinetik, Soundstream, and XS Power are the trophy sponsors for the 3X events at the World Finals.
New Audio Forum On-Line The Termpro Audio Forum software migration is complete. Over the course of 10 days, almost 1.
2012 Program Material Requirements Competitors using CD players may use any official dB Jams competition CD at multipoint events.
dBDRA & Bass Mekanik Release dB Jams V14 In a sign of the times, the dB Drag Racing Association, in coordination with Bass Mekanik Records, announced that the new DB JAMS 14 COMPETITION PROGRAM is now available worldwide via full bandwidth digital download.
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NSPL Joins Soundoff Central Termpro.com would like to welcome the National Sound Pressure League to the Soundoff Central community.
dBDRA Announces European World Finals Venue The dB Drag Racing Association is pleased to announce the European venue for the 14th annual dB Drag Racing and Bass Race World Finals.
dBDRA Changes SPEAKER WALL Definition In our quest to eliminate subjective or problematic rules, the dBDRA Officiating Committee has made the following change regarding the definition of a SPEAKER WALL.
How To Log In To The Termpro Website This article gives step-by-step instructions for logging in to the Termpro website.
How To Submit Missing Results This article describes the steps a competitor should take to submit missing results in situations where the on-line results for an event are either missing, incomplete, or in-accurate.
dBDRA Announces 2012 dB Drag Racing Rules The dB Drag Racing Association announces the rules for the 2012 competition season.
WHE Inc. Releases Term-LAB 2012 WHE Inc. is pleased to announce the introduction of Term-LAB 2012. This is a major software update for the award winning Term-LAB Measurement system.
Visit the dB Drag Racing Booth at CES The dB Drag Racing Association, in conjunction with Term-LAB will be exhibitng at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on January 10-13, 2012.
How To Use Live Updates in Term-LAB Term-LAB now has the ability to upload live event results, screen shots, and webcam images to the Termpro server during a competition.
How To Publish Social Media From Term-LAB Term-LAB supports publishing to Facebook and Twitter. This article describes the procedure for using this feature.
dBDRA Announces New 2012 Classes In 2011, the dBDRA formed a new rules advisory committee whose task was to analyze the current classes and rules and then come up with a proposal for changes to be implemented in 2012.
Term-LAB Activation Issues This article describes various techniques to use when troubleshooting activation problems.
dBDRA Announces 2011 Toys For Tots Campaign The dB Drag Racing Association Gives Back to the Community by Participating in the Toys for Tots Program
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How To Combine Multiple Competitor Accounts on Termpro.com This article describes the procedure to use to combine multiple competitor accounts on Termpro.
How to upload Event Photos This article describes the procedure to use for uploading event photos to the website.
Term-LAB Software Installation This article describes the procedure for re-installing Term-LAB version 2010 and newer.
Term-LAB Software License Description This article describes the licensing method used by Term-LAB software.
How to add a custom Company Logo to Term-LAB This article describes how to add a custom logo to Term-LAB
Troubleshooting Sensor Noise This Term-LAB troubleshooting article describes the technique to use when tracking down excessive noise readings on your Term-LAB system.
How to obtain Term-LAB Technical Support This article describes how to obtain Term-LAB technical support.
How to configure the Mute threshold in Term-LAB Term-LAB will normally mute SPL readings below 120 dB. This article describes the procedure to use to configure the mute threshold.
How To Defeat Boom Car Legislation This white paper written by Wayne Harris describes how to defeat subjective laws related to auto sound.
Weighting Feature This Installation News article by Wayne Harris describes the differences between various weighting settings on SPL Meters.
How To Modify Stora Spin-Down Times This article by Wayne Harris details the procedure for modifying the Spin Down settings for a Netgear Stora NAS device.
Add Termpro.com to your Safe Senders List This article by Wayne Harris describes how to add Termpro.com to your email Safe Senders list.
How To Add Rear Fill To Your System This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris describes how to add rear fill to your car stereo system.
dBDRA Announces Midwest World Finals Location The dB Drag Racing Association is pleased to announce the Midwest location for 14th annual dB Drag Racing and Bass Race World Finals on March 24-25, 2012.
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Nasa Selects Term-LAB NASA has recently selected Term-LAB to measure the Sound Pressure Level generated by the Space Shuttle during liftoff.
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dB Drag Racing Announces World Finals Expansion
Mad Mike To Appear At World Finals
Mythbusters to Cover dB Drag Racing at SBN
2006 dB Drag Racing World Finals
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Term-LAB Broadband Signal Analysis
dB Drag Racing announces XM Satellite Radio Sponsorship
Points Champions to Receive Leather Jackets
MTV to Shoot Documentary at 2004 Finals
Playboy Model to Appear at 2004 World Finals
TechTV Highlights dB Drag Racing Competition
New York Times Features dB Drag Racing
Washington Post Features dB Drag Racing
2002 Tuner Bash to Air on The Speed Channel
Popular Science Magazine Features dB Drag Racing
2002 dB Drag Racing World Finals to Air on The Speed Channel
National Public Radio Interviews Wayne Harris of dB Drag Racing
Wall Street Journal Features dB Drag Racing Wall Street Journal Features dB Drag Racing
TERMLAB.NET Awarded Innovations Honors
dB Drag Racing Annouces Formation of New Entry Level Division
2001 dB Drag Racing World Finals to Air on TNN
dBTV To Simulcast dB Drag Racing World Finals Live!
dB Drag Racing Announces 2001 World Finals Officiating Team
Colby from Survivor to make Guest Appearance at 2001 dB Drag Racing World Finals
Bass Mekanik to Perform LIVE at the dB Drag Racing World Finals
Miss Hawaiian Tropic Pageant Slated for 2001 World Finals
XM To Sponsor 2001 World Finals
dB Drag Racing Announces Date for 2002 World Finals
dB Drag Racing to Air on ESPN
dB Drag Racing Introduces "Deathmatch"
dB Drag Racing Achieves 700 Event Milestone
dB Drag Racing Announces 1999 World Finals Event In Louisville, Kentucky
USAC & dB Drag Racing Announce Pact
dB Drag Racing Announces Live Internet Coverage of World Finals
dB Drag Racing Achieves 500 Event Milestone
dB Drag Racing and Pandisc Ink 5-Year Deal
dB Drag Racing Introduces Extreme Cup Trophy
dB Drag Racing Announces 1998 World Finals Event In Nashville, Tennessee
Waynes World Ranks in Top 100
Retailer Education, Sound-Offs, & Consumer Expo Added To Upcoming MES Show
Car Sound Named Official dB Drag Racing Magazine
Sound-Off Legends These six pioneering vehicles help set standards in sound quality and installation creativity by which competition cars are still being judged today.
The First National-Level Competition Car This 1996 reprint from Mobile Sound Competition magainze profiles Eruption by Wayne Harris.
Car Stereo Reviews Review of the Symmetry EPX Car Stereo Reviews review of the Rockford Fosgate Symmetry EPX signal processor.
Autosound & Securitys Review of Rockford Fosgates Symmetry Autosound & Security magazine's review of Rockford Fosgates Symmetry.
Designing Passive Crossovers This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris details the design and fabrication of passive crossover networks for loudspeaker systems.
Series vs. Parallel Wiring This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris provides a detailed description of how to calculate the load impedance of speakers that are wired in a series or parallel configuration.
How To Build An Amp Rack This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris details how to build an amp rack for your car stereo system.
Smooth Curves, Low Noise: Adjusting Signal Levels For Best Performance This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris provides a detailed procedure for adjusting signal levels in an auto sound installation.
Nine Ways to Adjust Signal Level This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris provides a detailed procedure for adjusting the signal levels in a car stereo system.
How To Install A Center Channel This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris describes how to install a center channel into your car stereo system.
Installing Door Speakers This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris outlines how to install door speakers in a car stereo installation.
How to Win Big at IASCA This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris describes a strategy for increasing your score at an IASCA competition.
Perfecting the Power Link This Car Stereo Review Article by Wayne Harris details the correct procedure for installing an auto sound electrical distribution system.
Improving FM Reception This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris describes techniques that can be used to improve FM reception in a car stereo installation.
How To Build A Radar Detector Into Your Cars Steering Wheel This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris describes how to embed a radar detector into your steering wheel.
Building a High-End Enclosure For a High-End Subwoofer System This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris describes the process of building a subwoofer enclosure.
In Pursuit of a Noise-Free System: The Ten Commandments of Noise Prevention This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris outlines the rules one should follow to eliminate or prevent noise in an auto sound installation.
Sound and Silence This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris covers the dangers of listening to sound at high sound pressure levels.
Understanding and Designing Passive and Active Crossovers This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris details the selection and design of crossover networks for an auto sound installation.
Logical Prcedures for the Design of a High-End Subwoofer System This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris describes how to design and construct a high-end subwoofer system for a car stereo installation.
Amps, Alternators, and Batteries: Upgrading Your Electrical System This Car Stereo Review article by Wayne Harris provides a detailed description for designing and upgrading your auto sound electrical system.
Systems - 1960 Cadillac Hearse This reprint from the Summer 1988 issue of Car Stereo Review magazine profiles The Terminator by Wayne Harris.
The Evolution of a Terminator This May 1988 reprint of Installation News magazine features The Terminator on the front cover.