Few day’s work ; reason for operation was – broken ends , due to too much manipulation (they aren’t exactly made flexible …. while still fragile )
Intention was to dismantle them , without ruining end stickers ………. ya can call me enthusiast 😉
However , thin foils are better …….. to my ears
Btw. – main stickers ( at fork ends ) are having arrows , as that cables are “directioned”
I couldn’t see any fact for that , in their construction
…..and , yes , they aren’t mine …….
K3809 as main driver , K3833(K3836) as bass helper
K3809 are mine , while K3833(K3836) , stars of previous blog entries are prepared for SuperFi’s Westminster project .
Just having fun with some old OB “wood” , gift from Chakija ( he’s not feeling young enough to continue playing with them 😉 )
Disclaimer – I really wasn’t expecting real bass ……. that’s max width I can squeeze in living room , where spks must be situated ; also , MJK OB software didn’t predicted it (bass)
But !! – there is bass , at least in my smallish living room ; sound is remarkable , even with crude and quick xover , without any efforts put in measurements and polishing of same ; OB is far from optimal in almost every area , but it is so fun …..
, My construction
, Reposted from my blog on Diyaudio.rs
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, Open Baffle
, Tannoy open baffle
, Technical Manual K3808 K3838
Pair of non-matched Tanns – one 3833 (mint) and one 3836 ( supposedly needing recone), tnx to enormous and kind help of Ninja (and smuggling expertise of another friend – Paja959) – obtained from outer space for my kiddoe – SuperFi . As confirmed on net , difference between 3833 and 3836 is just here and there in color of some details ( golden ring around surround on one of them , while on other one, that ring is black) .
After some examination , measurements of all coils Rdc , I decided to make most direct and most benign steps , to decide is it necessary to buy new cone (150E franco BG) , or something else can be done .
So – all was needed is to soak spider circumference with acetone , pill it up , then unscrew 4 imbus bolts – to remove magnet assembly from basket ;
I’m lazy , so there are excerpts from my correspondence on Tannoy Yahoo group; all quotes – Mighty ZM 😉
I’m putting this here as future reference for some other desperate Tanner .
project in development ………