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Old 25th February 2011, 08:04 PM   #1
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Default Help with a rear loaded horn design?

Due to the too large size of the cubo 12's I have along with the monitors I have I want to compromise bass response a bit to reduce the overall size of my setup.

I want to ideally re use the drivers I used in the monitors I made they are Monacor SPH-210's. I have been doing a bit of playing on hornresp but I don't know whether I'm really getting anywhere. I want to do a rear loaded horn as the drivers will be responsible for covering frequencies up to 3KHz.

Max overall volume is 150L max.

This is what I've got so far:

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I don't really even know if I have the parameters set right to model a rear loaded horn. The thing is I really have no idea where to start, whether these are suitable drivers, sizes flare rates and even how to get this all into an enclosure.

All help is good.
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Old 21st October 2011, 03:18 PM   #2
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My limited understanding is that you want Vtc to be very large (like 3 liters or more depending on the driver), and you need a value for Atc as well.
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There is no Vtc and Atc the volume behind the driver Vtc let we make it 5000= 5 liter. Play with it.
And Atc is your cone Sd.

Your S1 is bigger then your Sd. You could make it 1/3 of Sd and make the horn much smaller.
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