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Old 20th September 2012, 11:20 PM   #1
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Default I want to learn about (full range) drivers. - Newbie

Hi all,

I'm wondering if there are any books or sites out there that can explain more about drivers.

When I go onto Madisound and have a look through all the drivers on there I get confused. What's good for what? Why is this driver $200 and the other $50?
You know, basic stuff for a newbie like me.

All I can do really is look at pictures and pick the prettiest looking one and then look at the frequency range and price,...

Thanks heaps!

Tias.
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Old 20th September 2012, 11:41 PM   #2
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I started by reading about full rangers and ended up researching more about woofer/tweeter 2-ways. Eventually, I might get into 3-ways.

I don't want to spend time repeating everything I've said about this. Have fun reading though. It's an interesting topic.
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Old 20th September 2012, 11:44 PM   #3
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I would start at a website called fullrangedriver.com. I have learned over the years to buy and try and sell. You can only do this so many times intill the wife says something. I have learned what type of cone I like and what type of box I am willing to build. Its alot of trail and error. You are the finally judge and you have to live with them. Let your ears be the judge. JM
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Old 21st September 2012, 12:14 AM   #5
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oh nice. exactly what I was after.
instead of using the search function here I should have used google. How dumb of me.

Thanks guys!

I'll start learning.

@natural sound my girl is already saying things and I've just started, but she means well. There's always the argument that good speakers from a shop would cost me more, that and it keeps me busy.
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