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Old 4th February 2017, 01:06 PM   #21
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What's cooking with the A26 today BK?
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Old 4th February 2017, 01:50 PM   #22
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What affordable tweeter i can use in A26 kit? May be Seas H1189 or Wavecor TW030WA11-01?
What about this ? 25-2234S - 25mm Hi-Res Tweeter - TB SPEAKER CO., LTD.
But something like the Wavecor or the seas DXT, both with the waveguide, would be a better match with the 25 cm woofer made by Seas
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What about this ?
I don't think it's a good idea.

Wavecor TW030WA11-01 looks like great pretender for the kit by specs. But a few information. Seas H1189 is good as it seems too.

But the most disturbing moment for me is 10" Seas A26RE4 capability to perfom in midrange region. It bothers me.
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Old 4th February 2017, 02:32 PM   #24
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Well, "it holds" till 1 ( 1k5) kHz then it looses...
Ideally you'd need a 25 cm waveguide to find the same dispersion characteristic at crossover frequency. But it's too big and the nuisance of the horn-effect might be not acceptable ( because of the 3 " driver inside which is too big ).
Till 20 cm diameter ( effective :16-17 cm )it's acceptable, as I did an experiment with an 8" and a 2 " in such big waveguide ( actually I have some dead speakers so ...).
I stopped using woofers bigger than 6 1/2 "
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Test Bench: Wavecor TW030WA12 30-mm Cloth Waveguide Loaded Tweeter
"The TW030WA11, which is the 4-Ω version, was featured in the November 2014 Voice Coil issue."
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What's cooking with the A26 today BK?
Made the important baffle cuts. The vent was a bit fiddly, but came out great. Hopefully I can make some progress on the bracing tomorrow.

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Got the bracing sorted today, well one speaker at least. I'm sure the neighbors love my weekend outdoor routing.

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Looking good.

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I'm sure the neighbors love my weekend outdoor routing.
"Music" to their ears?
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Old 13th February 2017, 12:22 AM   #29
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All glued up!

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