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by meniscus
Mon Oct 10, 2016 3:21 pm
Forum: General Speaker Building
Topic: Newbie with a Speedster kit, your advice please?
Replies: 2
Views: 1700

Re: Newbie with a Speedster kit, your advice please?

Use the Q4 on the tweeter and the Bennic on the woofer. :-)
by meniscus
Wed Sep 21, 2016 8:25 am
Forum: General Speaker Building
Topic: Vas Measurements
Replies: 1
Views: 1490

Vas Measurements

Jeff Bagby recently started a different forum thread on an alternative way to measure Vas - the specified Mmd method.   Rather than weigh small objects or use nickles and keep them attached to the cone, it is much easier to input the manufacturers Mmd measurement.   Vance Dickason as been using that...
by meniscus
Mon Sep 19, 2016 10:14 am
Forum: General Speaker Building
Topic: Swope Center Build
Replies: 8
Views: 3127

Re: Swope Center Build

So I finally got started on the baffle. Did a great job with the Jasper jig, and then realized I should have put the veneer on first. Hmm. I think I'll just round everything over and paint it. While thinking about the final assembly, I'm wondering about a removable back panel. Do you guys usually g...
by meniscus
Wed Sep 14, 2016 9:10 am
Forum: General Speaker Building
Topic: Cable Managment
Replies: 0
Views: 3739

Cable Managment

A bit off topic, but a clever way to hide / clean up your cables.

https://www.bluelounge.com/products/soba
by meniscus
Wed Sep 14, 2016 9:07 am
Forum: General Speaker Building
Topic: Kairos question...
Replies: 2
Views: 2069

Re: Kairos question...

Hi! Was looking into purchasing Jeff Bagby's Kairos kit, but noticed that there are new SB Acoustics drivers coming out, like the updated MW16pnw midwoofer, which should replace the current MW16P. Is there an updated Kairos planned? SB Acoustics also have a beryllium tweeter coming out which may be...
by meniscus
Wed Sep 14, 2016 8:59 am
Forum: General Speaker Building
Topic: Woodcraft Magazine
Replies: 4
Views: 2088

Re: Woodcraft Magazine

Wolf wrote:Do tell! I don't subscribe myself though....
Wolf
http://www.woodcraftmagazine.com/posts.php?id=317
by meniscus
Mon Sep 12, 2016 8:23 am
Forum: General Speaker Building
Topic: Swope Center Build
Replies: 8
Views: 3127

Re: Swope Center Build

Yes, what Wolf said.  You should make the same size enclosure as the Swope Tower, which is vented and basically the same design as the center.
Mark
by meniscus
Mon Sep 12, 2016 7:38 am
Forum: General Speaker Building
Topic: Woodcraft Magazine
Replies: 4
Views: 2088

Woodcraft Magazine

Anyone subscribing to the Woodcraft Magazine?   Stay tuned for an interesting build article.

Mark
by meniscus
Tue Aug 16, 2016 12:26 pm
Forum: General Speaker Building
Topic: ONS Center Channel
Replies: 2
Views: 1413

Re: ONS Center Channel

Frank -  Paul doesn't usually show detailed drawings for bracing.  You are left to your own judgment.   For the Center, the cabinet is small enough that It might not need much bracing, but what you have drawn is something I'd probably do - as long as the tweeter doesn't hit it. :-) I have not seen a...
by meniscus
Wed Aug 10, 2016 8:08 am
Forum: General Speaker Building
Topic: In the News
Replies: 0
Views: 2182

In the News

Other uses for loudspeakers  https://admin-hongkong.coconuts.co/2016/08/08/12kg-suspected-cannabis-buds-seized-hong-kong-macau-ferry-terminal-leads-man-arrested Which Carrera came first? https://stevefolberg.wordpress.com/2016/02/02/listening-impressions-some-quality-time-with-the-fritz-carrera-moni...