Linkwitz lx521.3 with Current drive amps?

3 questions
1---will current drive break anything due to fist order passive between low mid and hi mid?
2--will the frequency change to the point where the linkwitz design is messed with?
3---am I forgetting to consider anything relevant?

Asking because I have four channel current drive chip amp that would be great to use due to compact form factor and I already have it of course.

Any help would be greatly appreciated. I can't believe there's a place for me to ask this question and I appreciate you all for existing
 
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It is bound to have some effect on response which will have to be brought back with EQ. This would be the case either with or without an existing crossover and it doesn't mean you need to remove that crossover.. although you clearly will be taking charge of the response situation regardless. In any case I'd have to ask myself whether the existing crossover is already giving the wanted effect.
 
I have four channel current drive chip amp that would be great to use due to compact form factor and I already have it of course.

Any help would be greatly appreciated. I can't believe there's a place for me to ask this question and I appreciate you all for existing

That is actually very bad idea. The frequency response of a driver powered from a "voltage drive" 0-Ohm output impedance source and a "current drive" source with very high output impedance will be very different. Using your current drive amplifier will mess with the frequency response of the loudspeaker in a bad way.
 
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I use current source and voltage source amplifiers interchangeably with 2-ways with a first order series crossover. They sound different but nothing has broken.
 

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I use current source and voltage source amplifiers interchangeably with 2-ways with a first order series crossover. They sound different but nothing has broken.
A variation on the A26 design. That looks like it might work pretty well.
The series crossover creates a nearly flat impedance load. That's why it works okay with an amplifier with high output impedance.

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