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Old 22nd September 2010, 12:41 AM   #11
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Well, they are W-Bins. Don't get me wrong, I've had a lot of fun with them, but you often need quite a few to get the job done.

For the line array, keep in mind that you cant use just any CD horn. It must be very carefully chosen to work well with adjacent boxes. Some use multi-varying length throats to focus the energy, some use several drivers with rib-like structures built in front of the drivers to do the same. There are several designs in use out there, but those are the ones I work with day to day.
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Old 22nd September 2010, 12:42 AM   #12
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You don't need 'em, but people who put 40 subs and 10 two way suts over need some advice and suggestions
Just take a few minutes and model your ideas in Mr McBean's Horn Response program. It's pretty darn accurate Hornresp
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Well, they are W-Bins. Don't get me wrong, I've had a lot of fun with them, but you often need quite a few to get the job done.

For the line array, keep in mind that you cant use just any CD horn. It must be very carefully chosen to work well with adjacent boxes. Some use multi-varying length throats to focus the energy, some use several drivers with rib-like structures built in front of the drivers to do the same. There are several designs in use out there, but those are the ones I work with day to day.
CD horns for line array is available, but it's still bigest problem. I not suggest W-Bins, I suggest horn reflex like EV phenix PX2181 or old MTL1X.
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Indeed. The old MTL subs are still well respected, even if no one likes lifting them.
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Old 22nd September 2010, 01:06 AM   #15
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Just take a few minutes and model your ideas in Mr McBean's Horn Response program. It's pretty darn accurate Hornresp
I use similar horn like KV2 in EX1, modeling not meatching with real life.
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Indeed. The old MTL subs are still well respected, even if no one likes lifting them.
I suggest sub with more compact size than usual for two 18inch speakers.
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Old 22nd September 2010, 01:24 AM   #17
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Front panel (500x500mm) with mids and CD horn can be rotate 90deg angle, if use one box in setup.
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I use similar horn like KV2 in EX1, modeling not meatching with real life.
What does meathing mean? Do you mean when you model the KV2 it does not perform like the Horn Response model? Are you using it and modeling it in half space?
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I think it means matching.
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