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Old 3rd September 2002, 10:51 PM   #11
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Well, that's an understatement, isn't it?

The 654 has a better response curve at the high end. I'm rapidly zeroing in on this for use in a line array unless someone can talk me into a better driver. Please try.
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Old 16th October 2002, 03:29 AM   #12
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I am in the process of putting together a pair of these together.(full-range; no tweeter)
Did you use any XO? I heard the high frequency response is somewhat subdued, so is no LP filter necessary?
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Old 16th October 2002, 04:42 AM   #13
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Nope, no XO here. As for the highs, they are a little subdued, but it's not noticable unless it's compared side by side with another loudspeaker (in my opinion). I used absolutely no filter, which was part of the apeal with these units, small cheap, no xover, just a driver in a box and it looked nice on paper. In the end I was really happy for the price and my friend who also built a pair (so I could get the price break from nuera) was also very pleased.

seangoesbonk I hope yours turn out nice, I'm actually going to get more of them, for my friend wants a good but cheap 5.1 system, and these are just the ticket for good but cheap.
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"As I recall all the W4s are pretty simmilar. If you do go off and try your array I'm sure that driver will be a good pick. I can't stress how suprised I was, it wasn't up to the quality of my vifas, but for the price they are downright amaizing."

Is this the "comparison"?
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