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1. Go to digital audio speakers - "speaker blueprints" page. Free Plans!
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4. More about crossovers and crossover network at digital speaker-crossover page.
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6. Choosing a speaker crossover frequency using wavelength
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2. Speaker box wood panels and materials for speaker construction such as birch ply, MDF, and HDF.
(bass, tweeters, mid drivers)
4. Speaker Finishing veneer or paint for speaker cabinet exterior. If you plan to paint yourself additional hardware is necessary. Paint gun, compressor, hoses, filters, etc.
Or an auto body shop could usually paint them for you also.
5. Speaker cabinet hardware, damping material, stuffing, front baffle felt (wool is the best material, then fiberglass, etc.)
6. Cabling Wire & Cable - Parts Express a large selection of bulk reels to completed cables in every style and length.
7. Speaker Binding posts (one pair for each speaker driver)
8. Speaker Internal wiring (from binding posts to driver leads)Wire & Cable - A large selection of bulk reels to completed cables in every style and length.
1. Digital Crossover: (software)- crossover program to split digital signal for each driver type.
2. External Digital to Analog Converter: Quality among these devices has really come up in the last few years. Pro quality firewire interfaces or sound-cards
3. Multichannel preamplifier (one output channel for each speaker drivers type within the individual loudspeaker)
4. Amplifiers (one channel for each speaker driver or way- same as multi-channel preamplifier)
5. Blu-ray player for HD video (this can be routed into the computer and uses the crossover program to split the signal for each tweeter, mid driver, bass etc.
6. Digital switch (allows you to use multiple digital devices such as a Blu-ray player, DVD player, CD player etc.
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