Get Free, Friendly, Expert Advice
Call 1-866-244-8796 or email

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980


AxiomAudio Blog

Positioning Floorstanding Speakers

Our Newest Flagship Model: The M100

Why We Make Our Own Drivers

Wall'O'Fame
"Serenity Cinema", now with 40% extra Serenity!
Updated as requested.
Who's Online
4 registered (Ken.C, Murph, J. B., AdrianD), 96 Guests and 12 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
12726 Members
11 Forums
22686 Topics
400538 Posts

Max Online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17697
pmbuko 16225
SirQuack 13311
CV 11064
MarkSJohnson 10682
Meanwhile On Facebook

8| Don't miss Andrew Welker's post on our message boards about the new subwoofer...

󾓲 The April Newsletter is out! Did you get your copy? http://www.axiomaudio.co...

Double-take! :O How well do you know our line? First one to spot the surprise...

Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#1 - 03/13/01 02:49 PM Woofer Size
David Offline
newbie

Registered: 03/13/01
Posts: 1
Loc: Muskoka, Canada
Does the size of the drivers in a speaker have an effect on sound quality (eg. bigger woofers mean bigger bass or not)?



Top
#2 - 03/14/01 10:51 PM Re: Woofer Size
Ian Offline
President
aficionado

Registered: 03/13/01
Posts: 773
The short answer is no. The detailed answer is that woofers of similar design parameters will produce lower bass as they increase in size. All large woofers do not necessarily produce good low bass as there is more to the equation than just size. Powered sub-woofer amplifiers can be designed to produce more power at designated frequencies thusly adding to the ability of getting good low bass from small woofers.

Ian Colquhoun
President & Chief Engineer
_________________________
Ian Colquhoun
President & Chief Engineer

Top



Moderator:  alan, Amie, Andrew, axiomadmin, Brent, Debbie, Ian, Jc 

Home  |  Corporate Info  |  Products  |  Message Board  |  FAQs  |  Warranty  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Statement   |  Contact Us

©2014 Colquhoun Audio Laboratories Limited
All Rights Reserved.