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Old 20th April 2010, 12:23 AM   #1
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Default Do dust cap cover have a sound

I've read somewhere on the cyperspace a while back where it said aluminum dust caps would contribute to bright edgy sound but never thought about it much til i now that i've picked up a pair of JBL LE8 fullrange. Just curious if these LE8 would sound any different if i replace the aluminum caps with normal paper dust caps.
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Old 20th April 2010, 12:47 AM   #2
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Yes, it will sounds different, how so is not clear unitl you do so.
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Old 20th April 2010, 02:19 AM   #3
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Great. That's what i want to know. Thanks.
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Old 20th April 2010, 04:43 PM   #4
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Have you listened to the LE8 with the aluminum dust caps in place or is this related to what you read online? - if so you might want to try them as is first.
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