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Old 30th November 2007, 05:56 AM   #1
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Default Anyone heard the JohnBlue JB8 speakers?

I'm just interested to know if anyone has heard these speakers?

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They look extremely nice! And coming out of Taiwan, i'm sure the price would be reasonable.

I can't tell what type of enclosure it is though. Can anyone offer any guesses?
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Old 30th November 2007, 06:32 AM   #2
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Looks like Lyeco drivers... and i'd guess an ML-TL.

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Old 30th November 2007, 07:03 AM   #3
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I've heard the little JB3 speakers and they kick serious butt!

Have not heard these, tho.
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Old 30th November 2007, 11:27 AM   #4
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Not sure what brand drivers they use, but the last time I talked with them, they have someone designing locally. The JB8 has pretty good workmanship, I listened to them a few years ago, lots of people like them. Not super transparent, but quite pleasant for easy listening. I like the style. They have a local store just 20min driver from where I am.
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Old 30th November 2007, 10:59 PM   #5
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Originally posted by planet10
Looks like Lyeco drivers... and i'd guess an ML-TL.
It sure does looks like a Lyeco LY802F. However the website says:

8 inch full range driver with special resin cast waveguide, antifungus treated paper cone, Pioneered and developed by JohnBlue.
So who really knows? If it is the LY802F, there is a chance it is Aperiodic.
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