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Reverse Polarity of Mid driver (3 way)
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Old 29th October 2006, 08:20 AM   #1
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Default Reverse Polarity of Mid driver (3 way)

Whats the idea or purpose of reversing the polarity of the Mid Driver in a 3 way system?
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Reverse Polarity of Mid driver (3 way)
The components in a crossover alter the phase of the signal in various ways. Swapping the polarity of a driver can bring this back into line. Vance Dickason's Loudspeaker Design Cookbook is a very good reference.
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