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Old 23rd September 2007, 01:58 PM   #1
mgreene is offline mgreene  United States
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Default Raven 2 + Focal 7W4411 2.5 Way?

Has anyone here built or heard the ORCA/ Zalytron designed Raven 2 + Focal 7W 2.5 (MTM or TMM) or the similar PHL system shown on the Zalytron website? I have a pair of RAven 2's from a previous project (that I feel is only partially successful) and am looking to downsize a bit.

My other question is that I got several files from the ORCA designer, Alan - about whom I have nothing but good things to say. He sent me LSPCAD files for the above system. There are two options - a small, sealed box MTM and a large ported box with a TMM configuration. However, there is only one x-over file offered both configutations. Does any one have a comment about this?

Thanks

Mike
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Old 27th September 2007, 11:14 AM   #2
mgreene is offline mgreene  United States
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NOBODY? OK how about this: Any recommendations for a stereo pair using the R2 in any configuration?

Mike
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Old 27th September 2007, 01:36 PM   #3
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The RAVEN is recommended to be crossed 24db at 2500hz, because its very fragile ... I would use 12 db or even 6db, which means it should crossed much higher

Your RAVEN might be good with one of these SUPRAVOX BIB deigns by GM

http://www.zillaspeak.com/BIB-Supravox.asp

Or if you want it very small

http://www.supravox.fr/kits/135lbbr.pdf

Or one of these MLTL with ribbon on top

http://www.quarter-wave.com/Projects.html
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Old 29th October 2007, 04:37 PM   #4
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why not call Alan back at Orca and get his opion? if you havent already. i work with him here at Orca. not suprised with the good experience you had with Alan.
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