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jensen speaker

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by barroso, Nov 19, 2001.

  1. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    i'm considering these for an homemade cabinet. not sure about the model. what do you think of jensen speaker quality in general?
  2. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    here the link:

    i have a SWR sm 400s and i'm thinking about a homemade cabinet with 2x12 and 1x 15.
    ZJ0651 JB12/150-8W these are the 12"
    ZJ0752 JB15/200W and this is the 15"

    open to your suggestion!
  3. Nightbass


    May 1, 2001
    Seattle, WA
    My take is that they are good speakers, but not great speakers. The specs for the 15" are a little conservative - that's a small voice coil and small magnet for a 15". If you're not going to push them really hard, they'd probably be okay, but I wouldn't call them bulletproof.

    Ashdown uses Jensen in some of their cabs, and I think they emphasize having a nice vintage tone as opposed to being the loudest and most rugged speaker on the planet. So I wouldn't push them really hard.

    Cool link, BTW. I've been looking for Jensen specs and you found them!


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