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Old 29th September 2007, 12:26 AM   #1
davidallancole is offline davidallancole  Canada
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Default Quick question about the Pioneer B20 8" driver

Does this driver work well with a cap and tweeter because it has a gradual roll off? The frequency plot is shown here from Parts Express: http://www.partsexpress.com/pdf/290-045.pdf
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Old 29th September 2007, 12:57 AM   #2
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You'll find some related info in this good thread: http://www.diyaudio.com/forums/showt...hreadid=106799
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Old 29th September 2007, 02:28 AM   #3
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Default Re: Quick question about the Pioneer B20 8" driver

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Does this driver work well with a cap and tweeter because it has a gradual roll off? The frequency plot is shown here from Parts Express: http://www.partsexpress.com/pdf/290-045.pdf

B20 worked great with this.
http://www.partsexpress.com/pe/showd...number=275-025
with 2uF capacitor.

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Thanks guys, not quite the answer I was looking for based off the question, but I will read through the thread and see if my answer is in there.
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The short answer is (opening the envelope)............. yes.
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Old 29th September 2007, 11:29 PM   #6
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LOL, thanks GM, thats what I was looking for.
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Old 1st October 2007, 11:13 PM   #7
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Quick question about the Pioneer B20 8" driver
I've had good success with a cheap 1/2" tweeter and a 1 uF cap
to sweeten the response above 10 KHz. Easy to do, instant
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Old 2nd October 2007, 01:15 AM   #8
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Thanks Nelson. Sounds like it will be easy to make a good sounding system with this driver and a simple tweeter.
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Old 2nd October 2007, 02:52 PM   #9
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I've got another quick question about the B20 . . . anyone know what the Le for this driver is?

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