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post #2371 of 2385 Old 02-08-2015, 07:52 AM
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i sold my last pair for $350
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That's what I was thinking. There's a used pair of 40's on ebay asking 649!

I caved!
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Those 40's have been posted on there for months on end, maybe even coming up on a year. The $75 is a fantastic price, but 4 hours round trip to do business with someone who won't do anything to help me out (either driving a short distance to lessen my trip, or knock off $15-25) doesn't seem worth it to me. He also reneged on his willingness to drive 20 minutes to meet me, so right now I say ef that.
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Try here: https://www.encompassparts.com/item/...3001Z/Infinity

It's the second iteration of the OEM tweeter replacements. Only $30/each, which in my opinion ain't too bad.
Thanks for the replies. I was wondering if the new reference series speakers would fit as they are also 1" cmmd tweeters.
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Hi guys Im fairly New to the forum, and love it! Glad to see Im not the only one still in love with their Betas!

I have a 7.1 setup, consisting of 2 Beta 50's, a C360 ( purchased used on ebay to replace my C250 for 175.00 shipped, looks and sounds Brand New), and 4 in wall ERS 210's-2 for L&R surr., and 2 for L&R surr. backs! My sub is a Def. Tech. Supercube 1... All speakers were purchased new in 2007 except the beta C360 was bought in July of 2012. Just love how this setup sounds in my 16 x14 room with vaulted ceilings....

My AVR is a newly added Denon 4100w... My display is a 65" Panasonic 1080p Plasma... its nice to still have these speakers and gone through 3 AVR's.... My previous AVRs were a Denon 3805, then a Onkyo 806 which had its hdmi board Die 2 weeks ago!

I gave my C250 and a pr. of beta 20s to my parents for there 5.1 setup for LCR....

Oh and forgot my 2 ERS 110s in Zone 2 ( garage )...

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Has anyone compared one of the DIY seos designs with infinity beta 50 or 20 speakers and share how they sound in comparison. I called revel to get the replacement tweeter for my speakers but they don't have any in stock currently. I will keep calling them or place a pre-order.
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Quick update

Got couple of tweeters from Revel and my beta 20s are back in business. Missed them so much. Can't wait to crank them tomorrow morning.
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Came across some beta 50s locally on CL. So tempted to try for them just to upgrade my polk t15 bookshelf speakers. Already have a matching 360 center. Just don t have the room for them among other things. But theyd be such a cheap and awesome upgrade
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Came across some beta 50s locally on CL. So tempted to try for them just to upgrade my polk t15 bookshelf speakers. Already have a matching 360 center. Just don t have the room for them among other things. But theyd be such a cheap and awesome upgrade
Go for it well worth it.
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Go for it well worth it.
Hello all,

Anyone in the Philly area looking to sell their Infinity Beta's. Looking for a 5.1 setup for basement. Please!!!!!. LOLOLO.
Thanks, i know this is a longshot. Mike
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So I was looking around, trying to find a supplier for tweeters for my Beta series speakers.
I contacted Revel, asking for replacement parts for the Concertia F12's, and this is the email I got in response. I thought you would all benefit from this information.

Thank you for your inquiry. Here is the parts information you have requested.

PART NUMBER : N362820-001 (REVEL F12 TWEETER ASSY)
PRICE : $29.40
AVAILABILITY : In-Stock

Shipping fees apply based on your location.

Parts can be ordered by sending an email to: luxuryaudioparts@harman.com

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So I was looking around, trying to find a supplier for tweeters for my Beta series speakers.
I contacted Revel, asking for replacement parts for the Concertia F12's, and this is the email I got in response. I thought you would all benefit from this information.

Thank you for your inquiry. Here is the parts information you have requested.

PART NUMBER : N362820-001 (REVEL F12 TWEETER ASSY)
PRICE : $29.40
AVAILABILITY : In-Stock

Shipping fees apply based on your location.

Parts can be ordered by sending an email to: luxuryaudioparts@harman.com
Actually they costed $35 for a pair from revel although the quote was same as above.
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Actually they costed $35 for a pair from revel although the quote was same as above.
does the assembly include the wave guide, or just the tweeter?

If it includes the wave guide, is it a direct drop-in for any of the beta's?

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does the assembly include the wave guide, or just the tweeter?

If it includes the wave guide, is it a direct drop-in for any of the beta's?
Just the tweeters, doesn't include any waveguide. The tweeter is a drop in replacement, i cannot notice any difference looks or sound wise.
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Ok, here is a good opinion question for everyone.

My system currently uses Beta 50's, A C360 and ES250's for surrounds. All 5 speakers are driven by an Emotiva XPA-5, directly connected to my HTPC's Asus Xonar. I also have an Infinity 12" sub, though I can't for the life of me remember what model. It isn't the beta series sub.

I am planning on migrating this system into a modest home theater.

The theater build will include absorbtion bass traps in the corners, and panels at the 1st reflection points. If possible, I will put some panels on the front wall as well.

The original concept for the theater would be to build an Acoustically Transparent screen, placing my C360 and Beta 20's behind the screen.

I am concerned that I may loose some of the "big" sound of the 50 towers if I replace them with 20's.

Any opinions?

Thanks.

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