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where to buy a 4ohm horn + crossover

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by markandsophie, May 12, 2006.


  1. Hi im trying to find a horn and crossover to put in my 212 cab. Take the piezo out and put in a good horn with a crossover and L pad. Does anybody know where to buy this setup? Does schroeder,eden, avatar etc make their own or do they buy in bulk from a factory etc??

    Any info would be appreciated.
     
  2. Since the horn is blocked by a capacitor you do not have to buy a 4 ohm horn to use in an 8 ohm cab. Case and point: Avatar uses the same 8 ohm horn for their 4 or 8 ohm cabs. The speakers in the cab determine the impedance of the cab.
    The only caveat being if you use an 8 ohm horn you must need an 8 ohm crossover. Likewise if you use a 4 ohm horn you use a 4 ohm crossover for best results.
     
  3. what horns would people recommend that parts express sell with a crossover kit?

    Thanks for the responses
     
  4. RobertUI

    RobertUI Thumper Supporting Member

    Apr 7, 2005
    Herndon, VA - NoVa
    FWIW you may want to check Carvin's site. They sell the crossover/attenuator units that they sell in their cabs.
     

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