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post #3961 of 3973 Old 12-26-2015, 08:49 PM
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I just can't figure out how to remove the old tweeter dome. It's completely flush all around it with no sign of how to open it. Anyone know? Removing the mid-range driver shows it's just the tweeter lead wires going through the top of the speaker so it must be something in the tweeter dome itself that connects it to the top of the speaker.
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I just can't figure out how to remove the old tweeter dome. It's completely flush all around it with no sign of how to open it. Anyone know? Removing the mid-range driver shows it's just the tweeter lead wires going through the top of the speaker so it must be something in the tweeter dome itself that connects it to the top of the speaker.
Judging by the pictures in the link you posted it would appear that they would have to slide forward to be removed. I have the 6.1's as well and it looks like that may be possible, however my tweeters are all still working so I wouldn't want to chance trying it. Hopefully they didn't use glue or it might be very difficult with out damaging the top of the cabinet and or the tweeter housing. Maybe a soft thick cloth on the back of the tweeter and tap gently towards the front with a rubber mallet?

Someone has had to replace one of these before, maybe they will see this and chime in. If you find out how to remove it I would be very interested to hear the results, just in case I have an issue in the future. Good luck.
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Help, I need a tweeter for a Swan 6.1. Any ideas? I also will need someone in the Southern Ca area I could pay to swap the bad tweeter for the new one if I'm even able to find one.
Steve, the ideal replacement is the select Diva TN28, which is not in the aftermarket. Whether it's a big difference I can't tell you, but HiVi tells me they select all Diva tweeters.

We have some in stock. I also have your email and will reply asap.
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Steve, the ideal replacement is the select Diva TN28, which is not in the aftermarket. Whether it's a big difference I can't tell you, but HiVi tells me they select all Diva tweeters.

We have some in stock. I also have your email and will reply asap.
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Anyone knows about Hivi DIY sets?

Hi guys, I'm planning to buy Hivi diy6.1 but I've no idea what model it is.

Link for diy3.1 : http://www.hivi.us/products/detail.a...00087469714773
Link for diy6.1: http://www.hivi.us/products/detail.a...00087466972977

All I know is that Hivi diy3.1 is a diy model for hivi m3. For hivi diy6.1, I can't seem to find the model. Trying to find a review for it.
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Hi all. Long time since I visited this forum.

For anyone interested, I am parting with my Rosewood 6.1, R3, C3 strictly for financial reasons. Chicagoland area.

http://chicago.craigslist.org/sox/ele/5442033379.html
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Time has come to upgrade my speakers,and i found about the HiVi M200MKIII over on Massdrop.Really liked the speakers,checked out the few reviews i was able to find on them,and was wondering from where one can get a pair in Europe?I am having troubles finding a dealer here.The only place i found was swans-europe,i have emailed them but so far no answer.
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This thread is dead but I am happy to say I added a C3, R3s, and 2.1s to my Swan collection. Just waiting for then to arrive safely.

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Glad to see some activity on this thread. I also have 6.1s, C3, 2.1s, and R3s in my setup since early 2000s. I've been quite happy with them.
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You guys aren't kidding! It's been years since I've been back in the thread. It's a shame that no one has picked up the mid-tier offerings that Jon used to sell. Crazy that its been 9-10 years that I've bought these and posted here.
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I wonder how many people still use Swan and how many have moved on.
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For the R3, should speaker A or B be on the right side? And I mean the right side from the viewpoint of the person looking at the TV. Does anyone have the speaker guide that came with the R3s? My used pair did not have it.

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I wonder how many people still use Swan and how many have moved on.
I have a pair of 4.1 s I am using for 2 channel audio that i got on closeout about 8 years ago. Thinking to change out and upgrade
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