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Old 16th October 2016, 04:37 AM   #1
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Exclamation Can you help identify this 8" driver?

Picked up a couple 8" woofers at the local thrift shop. They were in a sealed unmarked box. Tried searching using the numberamp on the magnet without much luck.
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Old 16th October 2016, 04:50 AM   #2
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The cone material and surround look very much like vifa, but the motor and basket not so much (at least not similar to what I have).

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Old 17th October 2016, 08:57 AM   #3
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Thanks Tony. I'm stumped. Tossed it in a small ported box with a 100 watts amp and sounded pretty good for 5 bucks. And not even broken in yet
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Old 17th October 2016, 01:42 PM   #4
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After some more searching. It appears to be made by Gefco (1056) 41st week of 1996 (9641) that's as far as I have got
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Hmm, reminds me of some cheap Altavoz prosound/mobile audio drivers sold locally way back when. Really good value for the day, similar to some of RadioShack's better drivers and still have a pair of wide range 6.5" in small two way wall monitors out in the garage.

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Old 17th October 2016, 11:38 PM   #6
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+1 on Gefco. The 1056 indicates it was made by Gefco, a company that operated out of Grayslake Illinois, but has been closed for years.

Madisound sold Gefco drivers, Vandersteen used them too.
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