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#386083 - 11/23/12 05:09 PM Tweeter Matching
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Do you guys think it's worth paying $15 per tweet to have them matched on a DIY project or not? the price of the tweeter in question is approx $100 per unit.

Thanks, Adrian
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#386085 - 11/23/12 09:02 PM Re: Tweeter Matching [Re: Adrian]
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Yes. If you are already investing that kind of money...
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#386086 - 11/23/12 09:33 PM Re: Tweeter Matching [Re: Adrian]
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Adrian, I suppose it would depend on how much difference there was between the spec for the "unmatched" pairs and the tighter tolerance claimed when matched.
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#386087 - 11/23/12 09:44 PM Re: Tweeter Matching [Re: Adrian]
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I have to admit, I'm a little bit concerned about the tolerances on tweeters being so poor that they have to match them.
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#386133 - 11/25/12 07:01 PM Re: Tweeter Matching [Re: Adrian]
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Decided to not get the tweeters matched. It's debatable whether any very minor differences between tweeters, assuming there is some, are actually adible. Thanks for the input guys.
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