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Old 18th December 2008, 05:56 PM   #21
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You might also consider FE167... easy cabinets, no real need for a tweeter. Better midrange but not quite as efficient, or with as much low bass impact.

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Old 19th December 2008, 12:01 AM   #22
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Hi Guys,

There seems to be 2 versions of FE207 & FE207E.
Do they sound the same or which is the better
speaker ?

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Old 19th December 2008, 12:28 AM   #23
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There seems to be 2 versions of FE207 & FE207E.
Current version is FE207e, part of a major line upgrade 4-5 years ago... there are older 207s (some without the 207 moniker) that probably go back 40 years.

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Old 19th December 2008, 06:33 AM   #24
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wow, thats quite a long time ago lol
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Old 19th December 2008, 07:22 AM   #25
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Here is a FE103 from the mid-60s. (not stock thou)

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is it recomended to use a BSC circuit with the HC box? If so, where can i find some info about designing it for that enclosure?
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is it recomended to use a BSC circuit with the HC box? If so, where can i find some info about designing it for that enclosure?
Depends on room, placement in your room, amps & cables.

A good place to start is with Martin King's article on the subject.

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Old 19th December 2008, 08:15 AM   #28
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I thought as much, ive been reading through it thanks. i guess its best to see how they sound naked, and then start to do what i want to change the sound, add a tweeter if i need etc etc
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Old 19th December 2008, 01:07 PM   #29
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Hi Planet,
As per your advice that the 167E would sound better,
would it be feasible to build a 2X 167e in the G Chang
cabinets ?

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Old 19th December 2008, 01:12 PM   #30
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Hello,
here is a solution for two 166 + 167
the POSAUNE
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