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Old 17th April 2005, 06:23 PM   #11
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[B]was this the speaker you were looking at?
NS3-194-8E
We were actually looking at the 193... that one is interesting but the trad-off is 5 dB of efficiency means going from ~ 80 Hz Fs to 150 Hz Fs.

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Old 17th April 2005, 07:27 PM   #12
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do you suppose with the greater excursion and power handling that the 193 will be able to put out more sound across the whole range than the 194, or will the low sensitivity prohibit that? It won't need to play loud but the rooms it will be filling will be large, and it need to be at least audible
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do you suppose with the greater excursion and power handling that the 193 will be able to put out more sound across the whole range than the 194, or will the low sensitivity prohibit that? It won't need to play loud but the rooms it will be filling will be large, and it need to be at least audible
You would be surprised at how low a level we usually listen too... they will probably be fine.

the 193 becomes excursion limited at about 125 Hz, i expect the 194 wouldn't give much below 200. And these have some of the best bottom of the lot.

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Old 17th April 2005, 08:20 PM   #14
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well thanks for your help man, looks like I'll be ordering some 193's and checking them out, let ya know what I think. Has there already been a project done with a sealed box that perhaps you can refer me to? Thanks again
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well thanks for your help man, looks like I'll be ordering some 193's and checking them out, let ya know what I think. Has there already been a project done with a sealed box that perhaps you can refer me to? Thanks again
Not yet... Bart/Illusus is getting 4 drivers to experiment with (2-3 litres gross internal volume looks about right).

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