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Old 21st November 2007, 06:32 PM   #1
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Default How to measure T/S of tweeter?

hi,
In mid woofer/woofer. In order to get T/S parameter, we usually measure impedance in free air, than compare it with impedance in added mass or sealed box.

I was wondering, how to measure the T/S parameter of a tweeter with Speaker Workshop? Should I use the added mass methode?

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Old 21st November 2007, 06:58 PM   #2
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Why would you want to? T/S parameters are lumped element approximations intended to be used to simplify box design, doesn't cover things like cone breakup. Tweeters usually don't use a tuned box.
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Old 21st November 2007, 07:05 PM   #3
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Bwaslo,
The T/S is not use for box design. It will be use for crossover design.
I use X-Over Pro 3 from HT Audio to design the crossover.
This program, shows me weird result if the T/S parameter is not input properly.

By the way, the tweeter is Seas H1396
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Old 23rd November 2007, 09:58 AM   #4
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Darw to desigh a crossover you need the Frequency response and the impedance data of the tweeter and the bass in the cabinet you want to use.
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