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Old 25th May 2012, 07:28 PM   #1
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Default Combination of Back-loaded Horn and Fron loaded horn?!

what if such a thing exist?
does it make any kinda sense?
a black-loaded horn + a round front horn?!

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Old 25th May 2012, 08:35 PM   #2
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While not conical front horns, both the Beauhorn Virtuso,

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and at least a couple of older models of Tannoys employ something along those lines ( the latter of course also with coaxial drivers)

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feel free to have at building a DIY version of either
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Old 25th May 2012, 09:35 PM   #3
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i was wondering how you could do this the other day. you could create something truly spectacular to look at. have the BLH path forming the FLH flare and then vent to the sides onced you'd followed a nautilus shell type path.

would require some serious thinking to make it work me thinks.

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Old 25th May 2012, 10:09 PM   #4
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you don't really want to know what that looks like

or you do already
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haha
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Old 25th May 2012, 11:17 PM   #6
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you don't really want to know what that looks like

or you do already
i'm not quite sure what you mean.
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A famous one from the '40s: RCA MI-6265 Twin-Power Speaker + ?????(3.30??) - Yahoo!??????

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Old 26th May 2012, 04:18 AM   #8
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Part of the female anatomy.


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Part of the female anatomy.
this is all about HORNY sound maybe there is a relationship between female and Horn speakers... who knows Click the image to open in full size.
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Old 26th May 2012, 04:42 PM   #10
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That looks like a sketch you'd find in most of my high school note books! My experience is that they never sound as good as they look. ;^D

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