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Old 26th March 2012, 12:48 AM   #71
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The driver sounds effortless at low volumes as the music bounces around in space. Since the diameter is so large it's almost like listening to a planar speaker lol. At high volumes, not many (if any) full range drivers can match it.
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Old 26th March 2012, 12:58 AM   #72
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what you doing with yours at the moment Zilla?
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Old 26th March 2012, 07:40 AM   #73
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Hi Godzilla and JRKO,

Thanks a lot for your replies!

Best regards
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>>> Does the 12LTA compete with the very best mid drivers in terms of clarity, resolution, and natural sounding voices?

No. It's slower and less detailed than the best (compared to the more expensive Fostex and TB i have) but OVERALL as a wide range driver, with help on top and bottom, it excels in scale, size, dynamics and relative smoothness making those more detailed drivers sound smaller in comparison.

Pick your poison... and ENJOY!

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Old 26th March 2012, 09:36 AM   #74
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A bipole or top firing castle style emken would be interesting. Hmm...
And BIG.

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Old 26th March 2012, 03:07 PM   #75
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And BIG.

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Old 27th March 2012, 12:21 AM   #76
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240 litres net... so say 10 ft^3. Smaller than GM would do thou

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Old 4th April 2012, 04:49 PM   #77
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I'm back. Got home yesterday.

Just woke up - its 0825 Tuscon time.......

1625 local time!!!! thank crunchy I don't have to work. Looks like sleeping on the plane for the first time ever screwed my normal, exhaustion based jetlag recovery system, right up.

On a happier note the Emkens are soothing my sore head and my cat has forgiven me abandoning him to the in-laws......
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my normal, exhaustion based jetlag recovery system, right up.
On the very few times i've traveled trans-oceanic, that technique has certainly worked.

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Hi, Is the Emken a public domain design? TIA V.
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At the moment I don't think so, but you'll have to ask Dave. I think its worth paying for tho
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