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Old 17th March 2016, 09:08 PM   #21
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and as the guy who built them (the dual FF85K little boxes) - they weren't exciting enough to be memorable - actually after a few hundred pairs of different designs, it's probably not surprising that a few don't stand out
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Here, BTW, are pics of Chris' personal uFonkenSET

Click the image to open in full size.

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Old 3rd January 2017, 09:35 PM   #23
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Yup, they're even more gorgeous in the flesh - but I can't take the credit for Bernie Foucher's craftsmanship - my personal favorite of the flock of these he made were probably the locust.

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Old 17th April 2017, 10:13 PM   #24
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FF85WK - email Dave

if you do proceed with the build - PM me for some fabrication suggestions - I've built more than a couple of pairs of virtually every Fonken design out there

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Opening up an old post, but I have a pair of Enabled FF85wk's on the way. Recommended enclosure????
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mike, I've used this driver in a few different applications - if you mean solo, without the aid of woofers, I'd list them in order of my personal preference for sonic performance

- FH Lite - best bass of this group
- microFonken SET (per the most recent several photos in above thread) *
- standard microFonken

* - look gorgeous in solid or a nice veneer, but Sasha royal pain in diaz build

(thanks, Tommy and Ray)

no doubt there are other recommendations to follow - I'm not sure if Scott ever penned anything like the V-Bomber or de Havilland series for this little guy.

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mike, I've used this driver in a few different applications - if you mean solo, without the aid of woofers, I'd list them in order of my personal preference for sonic performance

- FH Lite
- microFonken SET (per the most recent several photos in above thread) *
- standard microFonken

* - look gorgeous in solid or a nice veneer, but Sasha royal pain in diaz build

(thanks, Tommy and Ray)
Thanks Chris,
Is the microFonken SET online or do I need to purchase it?
Thanks for the input!.
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Old 17th April 2017, 10:25 PM   #27
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Dave D should pipe in soon on that - I think they're part of a paid plan set?
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If you have FF85wKeN from us (directly or indirectly — i couldn’t find your name in the database) then you are entitled to the paid planset.

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If you have FF85wKeN from us (directly or indirectly — i couldn’t find your name in the database) then you are entitled to the paid planset.

Contact me.

dave
Hi Dave,
I bought them from another forum member.
Thanks,
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His name? You can send that disrectly to me, i’ll need your email to forward you the plan url.

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