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#216168 - 07/24/08 10:41 AM Re: Measuring Speaker Cones..... [Re: Murph]
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Joyce says "CHOP wood" would be funnier! \:\)

But excellent retort!
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#216177 - 07/24/08 11:04 AM Re: Measuring Speaker Cones..... [Re: MarkSJohnson]
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Sorry, I assumed you did more than just chopping in your shop, but perhaps it does consist of just an axe and a hungry woodchuck.

You artists can be funny like that... ;\)
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#216178 - 07/24/08 11:12 AM Re: Measuring Speaker Cones..... [Re: Murph]
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LOL! \:\)
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#216179 - 07/24/08 11:13 AM Re: Measuring Speaker Cones..... [Re: MarkSJohnson]
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 Originally Posted By: MarkSJohnson
Joyce says "CHOP wood" would be funnier! \:\)


By the way, who's Joyce to decide what's funny? I laugh at her attempt to be funny!

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#216180 - 07/24/08 11:15 AM Re: Measuring Speaker Cones..... [Re: CV]
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Nice to be on the other end of that exchange for once, eh?
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#216197 - 07/24/08 12:43 PM Re: Measuring Speaker Cones..... [Re: medic8r]
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P.S. ;\)
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#216202 - 07/24/08 01:26 PM Re: Measuring Speaker Cones..... [Re: medic8r]
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Magenta?!?! The line is clearly Maginot!

Mark, first I laughed. Then, I thought, that's a pretty big cabinet for the price. Then, I thought, you could replace the woofer - or all the drivers - if it really sounded bad. Or maybe even put a new, more powerful amp in it. Or just engineer your own powered monitor from the ground up! That's the ticket!

Or maybe some wireless over-the-ear headphones. Hearing protection and tunes all in one.

I just love Mark's little projects.

Refoam em! And take pictures!
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#216204 - 07/24/08 01:34 PM Re: Measuring Speaker Cones..... [Re: tomtuttle]
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I can't seem to find the link right now, but most drivers are measured according to the basket size and it has very little to do with the actual cone size, otherwise Axiom's 5.25 would a about a 3" driver.
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#216207 - 07/24/08 01:36 PM Re: Measuring Speaker Cones..... [Re: jakewash]
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Ah, so a Basket Case, then?
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#216223 - 07/24/08 02:36 PM Re: Measuring Speaker Cones..... [Re: tomtuttle]
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Zzzzzzzz...

Huh? Wuzzat? Did I hear the Bat-siren?
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