Buy Fostex FT17H Horn Super Tweeter: Home Audio – ✓ FREE DELIVERY possible on eligible purchases. Fostex FT17H 8 Ohm Horn Tweeter. The FT17H is a cost considerate high performance horn tweeter with a well extended high frequency of 5kHz to 50kHz . Hi, I have build some time ago speakers with fostex ft17H tweeters. The tweeters have a 6db filter @ 10khz and have a l-pad wich gives about.
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Provided that a crossover fg17h in-excess of about 10 kHz is used, the performance is very good. The Fostex FT17H horn tweeters came neatly packaged in a small cardboard boxes.
Included with the horn tweeter are mounting screws and a datasheet. I haven’t heard much mention of how pretty they sound. You see, the Hammer Dynamics main 12″ driver has a sensitivity of 97dB while this Audax is only 94dB.
Noting that I hate sizzle or exaggerated treble. I hear a wider, more open soundstage. DAC in use now, is the non-oversampling variety, thus, there should be a The FT17H offers high cost performance and is well suited for added that last little bit of sparkle and air to high sensitivity speaker systems. I have to say that if anything, these tweeters are under-hyped.
Haven’t done much on it, but swapping the only electrolytic in the crossover with a better cap yielded even better sound! A gasket comes affixed to the tweeter housing. The Fostex, at Last update 29 April However, they are too big to be mounted on the current tweeter position.
The FT17H is ideal for mounting in an enclosure – front and rear firing. I was suprised to find it quite heavy, g 0.
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Seems that mosquitoes can’t stand this frequency probably some pets too. Hey, you idiots reading this, stop spoiling our reputation!
So far, build fostfx of all Fostex drivers I have come across look really good. You can use and L-Pad attenuator to match the tweeter level to your flstex.
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Will fiddle around until I find a position I like. No, not the sound, but the idea. Right out of the box, they look good.
Since this Fostex has output up till 50kHz, there should be I got mine from Madisound but ordering through them isn’t as easy as before. The horn super tweeter offers a crisp high frequency response that ft17y out well past the audible range. I get too conscious of the treble!
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I mean, fotex many parts on earth do you have to keep on buying until you find what you like? Another e-mail on the Forum recommended a single 0. The low cost FT17H is ideal for use as a rear mounted super tweeter. This explains the VERY relaxed treble.
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So I did as they did, and mounted mine on top of the cabinet, angled at the listener, with some Blu-tack. We have had good results with this tweeter using a first-order crossover in the 10 to 15 kHz range. But it’s very clear, and very extended I don’t have to say this right? Every unit even has frequency response chart, specifications, mounting dimensions and configuration example.
I don’t have to tell you this new procedure is a P-A-I-N.