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Old 31st October 2005, 01:29 AM   #1
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Default Active crossover from scratch.

I want to build an active crossover to go between a dayton rs hifi sub and an altec model 288c horn speaker at 500 hz.
I will also have to attenuate the horn from the 115db efficiency to the 89db of the woofer. I suppose a higher order crossover would be best because of the differences of the two speakers. An active crossover needs to be powered, how do i know what voltage to supply?

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Check also www.ti.com and www.analog.com which have online tools. Check also Walt Jung's book about opamps whoch can be downloaded from www.analog.com In the book you have a chapter about active filters.
http://www.analog.com/library/analog..._handbook.html
http://www.analog.com/library/analog..._final_PtA.pdf
http://www.analog.com/library/analog...inal_PtB_F.pdf
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