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What is a horn?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by slim_gaijin, Feb 11, 2002.


  1. slim_gaijin

    slim_gaijin

    Feb 7, 2002
    When looking at the components of an amp I usually see the word "horn". On the Eden site I see some speakers have a "cast bell horn". Yesterday I went to a music shop and saw some amps had a tag that said "w/ horn".

    Argh! What is it?

    Thanks
     
  2. It is a high frequency tweeter used to reproduce those lovely high end clicks and harmonics that bigger speakers will not faithfully reproduce.

    "Don't fear the tweeter"