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1Pi woofer alternative [message #95002] Mon, 27 December 2021 08:44 Go to next message
gnanamu is currently offline  gnanamu
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Registered: September 2020
Esquire
Hi,

planning to build 2 1Pi for HT surround application.

Eminence distributor says Alpha 8 is out of stock. Shall we use the Eminence EPA-S1508 8" driver?
At a glance, there is a slight variation in Le and Q paraments between these drivers. if it works do we need any crossover change?

https://www.eminence.com/pdf/EPA_S1508.pdf
Re: 1Pi woofer alternative [message #95004 is a reply to message #95002] Mon, 27 December 2021 09:18 Go to previous message
Wayne Parham is currently offline  Wayne Parham
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Registered: January 2001
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I wouldn't swap drivers. Eminence has been slow to ship the Alpha series parts, as well as a few others. But I would still suggest that you wait for them. My experience has been they'll ship in one to three months. That'll give you just enough time to make really nice cabinets for them.
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