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Old 28th November 2012, 02:22 PM   #61
tyu is offline tyu  United States
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Boy you can say that agin...1.7....not for me...
Since I can not hear anything above 16KHz I dont have that prob.............yet...........good luck
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Old 28th November 2012, 09:40 PM   #62
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one might even experiment with the felt pads on the bottom panels and the tape on the top panels.
I find even if I cannot hear the very high fre. a better top end can have an affect on ambiance and the openness in a soundstage.
Just my opinion with my system.
I run Maggie ribbons as super tweeters as well.
what size cap are you using tyu?
I use WE oil cap 6uf.
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Old 28th November 2012, 10:15 PM   #63
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I now moved my Mag 1.7 to a different room and power them with my second system.
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Old 17th February 2013, 04:29 AM   #64
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I also have one pair of Mag 1.7. I purchased from an Australian dealer about a year ago. Compare with the Acoustat, I prefer the Acoustat, not just the bass but middle range as well. Since I can not hear anything above 16KHz so it does not matter much if it rolled off around that freq.

I put the pads back on and they sound good to me. I may change the socks some stage.

I am going to order the parts so that I can mod the interface units.
Here is a place to buy the original Acoustat socks or material wich ever your preference.

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