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
||Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|3rd March 2007, 07:50 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jan 2005
I-BIB or Metronome for 5" drivers?
For ease of build, which do you think takes the cake? The I-BIB or Metronome? For tweaking the lining/stuffing is the I-BIB more finicky (for the mid not to leak out)
BTW, it would be for 5" widerangers:
Impedance (Ohm) : 8 ohm
Sensitivity (dB) : 91
Fs : 80 Hz
Re : 6.85 ohm
Res : 38 ohm
Qms : 2.8
Qes : 0.51
Qts : 0.43
BL : 5.37
Xmax : 3 mm
Cms : 689 ìm/N
Mms : 3.13 g
Vas : 6.04 L
Sd : 76 sq. cm.
Le : 0.25 mH
Note that I mentioned I-BIB since the drivers have high Fs (80Hz). The driver's Q is very similar to the FE127E, but everything else is different plus the Xmax seems to be on the higher side. So I'm not sure if both enclosure dims for the 127E (BIB and Metronome) would easily drop in for my drivers, or if further mods on the dims are needed.
I find it quite interesting that gychang found the Metronome a bit lacking in bass with his RS drivers than the BIBs he built. While johninCR's FE108EZ Metronome (or 'Monument') has adequate bass even for someone who frequently uses a sub. Of course they both use different drivers (and amps etc.) and have different rooms, so that comes into play to...
|8th March 2007, 07:45 PM||#2|
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Yorkshire UK
I would go for a Metronome cabinet but then I'm biased
With that 3mm xMax you should be able to get some serious noise.
With an Fs of 80Hz you would probably need to use a sub though.
I don't have the facility to model a pair of cabs.
Scott or Dave might be able to help.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|70cm tall, 3 way, diy speakers based on 10"/4"/1" japanese ken brown drivers.||facundonu||Multi-Way||34||9th March 2009 04:59 AM|
|FS: x25 Vifa 5" Drivers + x2 Diamond Audio 5.6 Hex Eton Drivers||omarmipi||Swap Meet||0||19th November 2007 04:21 AM|
|21" Bass Drivers and Beyma Compression Drivers||Magnetar||Swap Meet||0||19th November 2006 02:42 AM|
|WTB: 269-469 ("1$ Parts Express") drivers, or other really cheap FR drivers.||Spasticteapot||Swap Meet||1||5th November 2006 03:31 PM|
|New To Site?||Need Help?|