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Old 16th February 2012, 12:12 PM   #1
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Default JansZen Z-210a - which currently available replacement ESL Unit

I am looking for a ESL unit from currently manufacturing for this model as replacement. Most important is the outer design close as possible. Necessary electrical redesign at the crossover network is no problem for me.

Who know, where I find such ESL parts?

BTW - here an overview of the threads regarded this brand:
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Janszen ESL re-born
Janszen Z-210a repair?
JansZen parts or repair?
JansZen and KLH vintage ESL repair and refubishment
JansZen parts or repair?
How low do they go -- JansZen ESL tweeter?
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Old 21st February 2012, 04:19 PM   #2
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Those panels come up on eBay once in a while. No current manufacturers of replacements, that I know of. All the Janszen tweeters are the same size, and interchangeable. Though the ones you have are later models, and the earlier are said to be better made.

Good luck, they are simple speakers and sound great in my opinion.
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Old 21st February 2012, 05:06 PM   #3
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Those panels come up on eBay once in a while. No current manufacturers of replacements, that I know of. All the Janszen tweeters are the same size, and interchangeable. .
In hindsight, I may be incorrect in the highlighted statement. Maybe someone else can chime in.
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Old 21st February 2012, 05:17 PM   #4
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I have 8ea of the Same as in the pic....An i have the ones in the 130 jansZen esl there black 4ea...But i have not seen any new!.... I have one of the input like in the pic...if you need just pm me...thanks
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Old 21st February 2012, 06:33 PM   #5
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I have 8ea of the Same as in the pic....An i have the ones in the 130 jansZen esl there black 4ea...i have not seen any new!.... I have one of the input like in the pic...if you need just pm me...thanks
I have numerous JansZen tweeters and speakers, and could use those 130 panels, if he doesn't want them. I'm not positive, but I'm not sure they would work in that speaker…
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Old 21st February 2012, 07:27 PM   #6
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Thay well work ... i see no diff ...same size...just pm me... give your phone #
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Old 21st February 2012, 09:40 PM   #7
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Old 22nd February 2012, 01:37 AM   #8
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Afaik as of a few years ago JanZen was back in business, I think the son was making the drivers...

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Old 16th August 2012, 10:47 AM   #9
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try bigjimmiey@gmail.com for parts
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Old 16th August 2012, 10:53 AM   #10
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In hindsight, I may be incorrect in the highlighted statement. Maybe someone else can chime in.
I have seen 2 different sizes of panels with JansZen, some are exact size of RTR's panels and some are smaller
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