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Old 3rd January 2013, 10:32 PM   #261
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May be unnecessary. Bass travels through those tiles and may clean it up a bit. Might actually sound quite good.



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Old 3rd January 2013, 10:35 PM   #262
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Hey Chaz, did your drivers arrive today?
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Old 3rd January 2013, 10:39 PM   #263
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I thought this was an interesting device. Uses a "coiled waveguide"

Maybe some one could make a mini cornu for smartphones?!

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Cool looking micro horn, but really something like a $10, 2 watt amplified collapsible speaker with 1 in driver is smaller and sounds better. All iphone accessories are overpriced, you can build a 20 inch cornu horn with Vifa driver for same price. The idea is interesting though I may have try making a tiny coiled Fibonacci horn for my Blackberry out of foam core. A good 1 hour project.

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Hey Chaz, did your drivers arrive today?
Yes they did, and my goodness, they're cute! The W5's little brother. I am unprepared with regard to screws and the like, so they are not yet running. I have to run a late errand right now and if the hardware stores are open then I'll try and get fixed up. More to come!
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Cool looking micro horn, but really something like a $10, 2 watt amplified collapsible speaker with 1 in driver is smaller and sounds better. All iphone accessories are overpriced, you can build a 20 inch cornu horn with Vifa driver for same price. The idea is interesting though I may have try making a tiny coiled Fibonacci horn for my Blackberry out of foam core. A good 1 hour project.

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You could very easily take this design to a local screen printer with a suitable size piece of plywood then they could print the spiral directly on and save quite a bit of time.

I'm really thinking of building one of these for a set of RS-100's that I have sitting around.

I wonder how these would work with some A6p's?

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I wonder how these would work with some A6p's?
I am thinking of the Alpair 6M's for my B-I-L.
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A6m because of the lower QTS?

I kinda like the idea of having the mouths exit the baffle or maybe the two mouths that would face to the right and left come forward leaving the top and bottom mouths alone.
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You could very easily take this design to a local screen printer with a suitable size piece of plywood then they could print the spiral directly on and save quite a bit of time.

I'm really thinking of building one of these for a set of RS-100's that I have sitting around.

I wonder how these would work with some A6p's?
Cal took the jpg file to local reprographics for full scale print and transferred to wood with poking holes. Easier than printing on wood directly and reusable master template. I am thinking of trying RS100's too with 24 in cornu.
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