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How to test speakers?
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Old 26th August 2008, 10:10 PM   #1
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I'm currently building a pair of Zaph's BAMTM speakers for myself. This is my first build and I will post a build thread soon. One question that's been on my mind as I've been working on these speakers is how I should check whether or not I have built the speakers correctly. I'm not sure how'd I do this besides listening to them very carefully. I don't have any listening equipment but I'm just worried that I may not be getting the full potential from Zaph's design because of some error I made during construction.


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Old 26th August 2008, 10:33 PM   #2
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Impedance varies with frequency, use impedance plots of your drivers and make crossover calculations using the actual impedance of the driver at the crossover frequency
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Old 27th August 2008, 02:02 PM   #3
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At the very least get the necessary tools to do impedance measurements.
Drivers can be off T/S specs by 15% or more.
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