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7 Pi build [message #81813] Wed, 23 December 2015 10:12 Go to next message
rmueller1 is currently offline  rmueller1
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I was thinking of building my 7 Pi with a few modifications:
1) using a matrix of bracing built with 1/2 sheets of Baltic birch similar to what is done in the B&W speakers for the bass box.
2) Doubling up on the thickness of the bass baffle so I could recess the flange 9/16 (but not change the internal volume)
3) not using the rear reflectors for the bass. Corner walls would serve this purpose and I would come up with another approach for stability.
Any issues with these?
Re: 7 Pi build [message #81814 is a reply to message #81813] Wed, 23 December 2015 10:32 Go to previous message
Wayne Parham is currently offline  Wayne Parham
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Each of those are fine. The rear panels that you call reflectors are just a positioning device. And bracing is never a bad thing. So none of what you propose will have an adverse effect.

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