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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The nominal impedance of the FT17H horn tweeter is 8 ohms making the horn tweeters easy to drive even with small amplifiers.

Fostex FT17H 8 Ohm Horn Tweeter

If you haven’t been on this planet lately, a search on Ebay will show you that speaker drivers with alnico magnets command a stratospheric price over their non-alnico cousins. Will fiddle around until I find a position I like. The FT17H foshex ideal for mounting in an enclosure – front and rear firing.

But it’s very clear, and very extended I don’t have to say this right? Heard that some commercial mosquitoes repellant utilize a 40kHz frequency tone to “shoo-shoo” mosquitoes away. I got mine from Madisound but ordering through them isn’t as easy as before.

Furthermore, if dostex fax gets to “somewhere else”, I’d be more worried about being a victim of credit fraud than anything else! I haven’t heard much mention of how pretty they sound. The FT17H horn tweeter has a high sensitivity, rated at The low cost FT17H is ideal for use as a rear mounted super tweeter.


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Vocals are impressive too. Instruments have more “air” around them.

The overall weight of the FT17H tweeter is g 0. Ever since my Hammer Dynamics started fostexx, I have been having lots of fun. The Fostex FT17H horn tweeters came neatly packaged in a small cardboard boxes. Included with the horn tweeter are mounting screws and a datasheet. Since this Fostex has output up till 50kHz, there should be You can use and L-Pad attenuator to match the tweeter level to your speakers. What do I have?

Fostex FT17H Horn Tweeter

The Fostex, at Every unit even has frequency response chart, specifications, mounting dimensions and configuration example. Finally cymbals and hi-hats have more “body”. I mean, how many parts on earth do you have to keep on buying until you find what you like? I hear a wider, more open soundstage. Provided that a crossover point in-excess of about 10 kHz is used, the performance is very good.

No, not the sound, but the idea. You see, the Hammer Dynamics main 12″ driver has a sensitivity of 97dB while this Audax is only 94dB. Right out of the box, they look good.

Super fosfex Forum guys recommend “padding” the tweeter with a 1 ohm series resistor and 65 ohm shunt resistor. The build gostex of the Fostex FT17H horn tweeter is good for the price range. Upgrading every component in the crossover doesn’t sound good to me. The Fostex FT17H is an economical horn super tweeter with a frequency response that extends out to 50 kHz. Those guys on the Super 12 Forum is right.

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Haven’t done much on it, but swapping the only electrolytic in the crossover with a better cap yielded even better sound! Created 29 April Hey, you idiots reading this, stop spoiling our reputation! However, they are too big to be mounted on the current tweeter position. Other than the “air” factor, it also seems to have more “body” and “feel” to it. Previously, all it takes is a couple of e-mail messages and the goods will be on your way, but nowadays, they requested me to fax a copy of my ID AND my credit card.

I have to say that if anything, these tweeters are under-hyped.

Fostex Ft17h Horn Super Tweeter

We f1t7h had good results with this tweeter using a first-order crossover in the 10 to 15 kHz range. I haven’t heard so much treble from my system! I get too conscious of the treble! A gasket comes affixed to the tweeter housing.