can i use needles? - diyAudio
Go Back   Home > Forums > Loudspeakers > Full Range

Please consider donating to help us continue to serve you.

Ads on/off / Custom Title / More PMs / More album space / Advanced printing & mass image saving
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 22nd October 2006, 08:31 PM   #1
ACQUA is offline ACQUA  Belgium
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: 1880
Default can i use needles?

Hello, I'm new and i need a bit of help. At the moment i have a home theatre set from panasonic, SC-HT500. I want some new speakers for this system and i'm wondering if I can use the needle's for this. The current speakers are 6ohm, 60W, 95Hz -25kHz (-16db), 110Hz-22kHz (-10db).

The speakers are controled by the amplifier inside the subwoofer.

Can I use the needle's without a filter,because the current speakers are filtered by the amplifier of the system.

Sorry for my englisch,I'm from belgium so.

Thanks,ACQUA
  Reply With Quote
Old 22nd October 2006, 08:49 PM   #2
kubeek is offline kubeek  Czech Republic
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Prague, Czech Rep
Send a message via ICQ to kubeek
What do "needles" mean? Do you mean the metal points the speaker stands on?
  Reply With Quote
Old 22nd October 2006, 09:58 PM   #3
Henkjan is offline Henkjan  Netherlands
diyAudio Member
 
Henkjan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Berkel en Rodenrijs
I think the question is about the Needle named speakers... see this thread:
Cyburgs-Needle for Tangband W3-871S

Can you adjust the individual volumes of the speakers? if yes, then it might be possible. if not, then it is a gamble because the Needles could play softer or loader than the panasonics, with the sub stil at it's ori level..

what kind of speakers are inside the little cardboards you have now (just guessing, but since you want to improve on what you have and with the average HT set being made of cardboard this one might be as well)? you could then build decent cabinets for them, use 1/2" of 3/4" MDF or plywood, nice round off corners and you could be surprised (possitively)
  Reply With Quote
Old 23rd October 2006, 02:22 PM   #4
ACQUA is offline ACQUA  Belgium
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: 1880
@Henkjan

Yes I can change the individual volume of each speaker and I was planning on building new speakers with the needle-speakers. speakers and boxes. I'm just going to change the outside a bit.

Tonight I'm going to make a drawing of the speaker, I'm still not sure if i'm going to use my original speakers or upgrade to the needles.

ACQUA
  Reply With Quote

Reply


Hide this!Advertise here!
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Jim Griffin's Needles mazeroth Multi-Way 39 7th October 2013 03:54 PM
New needles!: Homedepot mistake gychang Full Range 9 3rd April 2007 06:25 PM
Needles with 2 FRS8 drivers TDLofCC Full Range 14 11th September 2006 11:35 AM
tubes n needles silurato Tubes / Valves 6 22nd June 2005 05:03 AM
Linus 2 vs needles ? Branwell Multi-Way 0 4th October 2003 01:36 AM


New To Site? Need Help?

All times are GMT. The time now is 12:36 PM.


vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 1999-2014 diyAudio

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2