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I wouldn't use the B&C much lower than the 23Hz or so Danley is. IMO it is best kept with corners near 25-35Hz. It doesn't have the displacement of the 5400 or UXL so it would have less headroom in the low bass compared to the GH.

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as far as a tapped horn goes, i'm not sure the build gets much more simple. i've highlighted the panels in red.


A single-fold horn, which is to say one with a single interior partition, is much simpler

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Ha! For a second there, I thought the handles were windows and the woofer was and 8 footer with half the room dedicated to the fold! eek.gif
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"A single-fold horn, which is to say one with a single interior partition, is much simpler"

yeah...it would be 12 feet long though, which might present some challenges if it needed to be moved.

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"It doesn't have the displacement of the 5400 or UXL so it would have less headroom in the low bass..."

that looks right to me. about 5db around the 25hz mark.

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steve, that was a nice build over at diyaudio. i never managed to read that thread. sometimes they get a little long. :-)

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Ha! For a second there, I thought the handles were windows and the woofer was and 8 footer with half the room dedicated to the fold! eek.gif
I was thinking, "Now we're talking!!" biggrin.gif

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Ya, something like that. biggrin.gif Hopefully, you would not have the same driver destruction when you fire it up! eek.gif

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