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Old 25th September 2013, 04:59 AM   #71
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Smooth curves do look better! Also on horns... I have been working on a variant of the Jericho 08 from Hobby HiFi, with corner reflectors smoother bends and a curved scoop at the final 90 degree turn. I was told that the sharp turns and angles aids the low pass function of the horn, so all those reflectors and smoothness would just lead to unwanted high frequency stuff getting though the horn?

As for driver candidates Seas Prestige FA22RCZ
I own different pairs of back loading horn, I think smooth curve have better speed and energy, didn't hear any unwanted Fq from my horn.
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Old 25th September 2013, 04:18 PM   #72
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DrBoar is correct that sharp 90* and 180* corners improve the low pass characteristics of a pipe or horn. While a gently curved horn has a great aesthetic and seems intuitive, the physics just don't work that way. Perhaps a compromise would be to make the final scoop at the mouth curved and all of the inner passageways square.

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Old 7th October 2013, 07:42 PM   #73
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After a lot of work i did a copy of this project and i am very satisfied....
I am using audio nirvana super 8
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Old 7th October 2013, 07:47 PM   #74
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This is the finished project...thanks for the plans
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I am trying
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Great looking speaker! how do you like the sound?
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Old 8th October 2013, 05:33 AM   #80
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This is the finished project...thanks for the plans
Hi Mtmmtm

I like the way you made the legs(stand), very nice system, good sound alway with you!
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