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Tweeter Design Considerations

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This paper covers the general constructional and design characteristics of various types of tweeters and elaborates on the fundamental design problems of the moving-coil, horn-loaded tweeter. Also dealt with are air-chamber requirements, magnet and gap design, horn characteristics, etc. Performance, reliability, and cost considerations are discussed for different types of tweeters.

JAES Volume 4 Issue 3 pp. 105-109; July 1956
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