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Speakers Tip Book
Ceiling Speakers
In Ceiling Speakers - The Good News
In Ceiling Speakers - The Bad News
Center Channel Speakers
Center Channel Speakers: The Keystone
Speaker Matching Your Center Channel
Center Channel Placement
Crossovers
What's A Crossover?
Passive Crossovers
Active Crossovers
No Crossover
High End Speakers
Stand By Your Speaker
Speakers and Psychoacoustics
The Weakest Link
Vintage, Baby
Full Range Drivers
Department Store Speakers vs. High End Speakers
Home Theater Speakers
Matching Your Home Theater Speakers
THX And You
Size Matters
Loudspeakers
Distortion : The Speaker Killer
Under Driving A Loudspeaker
Overdriving A Loudspeaker
In The Beginning
From The Theater To The Living Room
Evolution: The Horn Loudspeaker
Revolution: The Sealed Enclosure Loudspeaker
A New Direction: The Electrostatic Loudspeaker
A New Evolution: The Walsh Driver
Speaker Cabinets
Speaker Cabinet Theory
The Open Baffle
Acoustic Suspension Speaker Cabinets
Dead / Non-Resonant Speaker Cabinets
Form Vs. Function
The Golden Ratio
Speaker Design
The DIY Mentality
The Economy Of Speaker Design
Cut Out The Middle Man
Speaker Box Freedom
Tools Of The Trade
Book Smarts
Speaker Parts
The Enclosure : More Than Just A Box
The Crossover : Sound Divider
Speaker Drivers: Sound Transducers
Speaker Drivers: Tweeters
Speaker Drivers: Midrange
Speaker Drivers: Woofers
Speaker Drivers: Subwoofers
Speaker Placement
Decoupling Your Speakers
Stereo Speaker Placement
Surround Speaker Placement
Center Channel Placement
Alternate Home Theater Speaker Placement
Speaker Repair
Accidents Happen
Repairing a Ripped Speaker Cone
Replacing Speaker Surrounds
Repairing Speaker Surrounds
Replacing Ripped Or Torn Grilles
Advanced Speaker Repairs
Speakers
Speakers Are An Investment
Distortion - The Speaker Killer
Caring for Real-Wood Cabinets
Caring for Vinyl Clad and Plastic Cabinets
The Cost Factor
Your Listening Room
Speaker Reviews
In-Home Speaker Review
In-Store Speaker Review
WAF (Wife Acceptance Factor)
Power Handling
You Might Be An Audiophile
A Speaker Is A Transducer
Old Vs. New
Vintage Speakers and Tube Amplifiers
Restoring Vintage Speakers
Shopping For Vintage Speakers
Alnico Magnets And Vintage Speakers
Surround Sound Speakers
The Right Speaker For The Job
Direct Radiating Surround Speakers
Dipole And Bipole Surround Sound Speakers
Omnipole Surround Sound
Time Delay And Room Treatment
Surround Sound Speaker Placement
Tower Speakers and Book Shelf Speakers
Book Shelf Speakers Vs. Tower Speakers
Reasons To Buy Tower Speakers
Reasons To Buy Book Shelf Speakers
Best Bookshelf Speakers Ever?
Best Tower Speakers Ever?
Tweeters
A Tweeter Is A Tweeter, Right? Nope.
Cone Tweeters
Horn Tweeters
Dome Tweeters
Ribbon Tweeters
How To Hot Rod Your Tweeters
Woofers and Subwoofers
Subwoofer Definition
A Big Speaker for a Big Job
What Do I Need A Subwoofer For Anyway?
Subwoofers and Room Placement
Powered Subwoofers
Sealed Box Subwoofer Enclosures
Ported Box Subwoofer Enclosures
Band Pass Box Subwoofer Enclosures
Speakers Newsletter Archive
Horn Tweeters
How To Hot Rod Your Tweeters
Ribbon Tweeters
A Big Speaker for a Big Job
Band Pass Box Subwoofer Enclosures
Ported Box Subwoofer Enclosures
Powered Subwoofers
What Do I Need A Subwoofer For Anyway?
Advanced Speaker Repairs
Reasons To Buy Tower Speakers
Speakers and Psychoacoustics
Acoustic Suspension Speaker Cabinets
The DIY Mentality
Tools Of The Trade
Accidents Happen
Distortion - The Speaker Killer
Department Store Speakers vs. High End Speakers
Full Range Drivers
Vintage, Baby
Matching Your Home Theater Speakers
Size Matters
Overdriving A Loudspeaker
A New Direction: The Electrostatic Loudspeaker
A New Evolution: The Walsh Driver
Speaker Drivers: Midrange
Speaker Drivers: Sound Transducers
Center Channel Placement
Stereo Speaker Placement
Surround Speaker Placement
Repairing a Ripped Speaker Cone
Caring for Real-Wood Cabinets
Speakers Are An Investment
In-Home Speaker Review
Your Listening Room
Dipole And Bipole Surround Sound Speakers
The Right Speaker For The Job
Time Delay And Room Treatment
Best Tower Speakers Ever?
A Tweeter Is A Tweeter, Right? Nope.
Sealed Box Subwoofer Enclosures
Subwoofers and Room Placement
In Ceiling Speakers - The Bad News
In Ceiling Speakers - The Good News
Center Channel Placement
Center Channel Speakers: The Keystone
Speaker Matching Your Center Channel
Active Crossovers
No Crossover
Passive Crossovers
What's A Crossover?
Stand By Your Speaker
The Weakest Link
Distortion : The Speaker Killer
THX And You
Under Driving A Loudspeaker
Evolution: The Horn Loudspeaker
From The Theater To The Living Room
In The Beginning
Revolution: The Sealed Enclosure Loudspeaker
Dead / Non-Resonant Speaker Cabinets
Form Vs. Function
Speaker Cabinet Theory
The Golden Ratio
The Open Baffle
Book Smarts
Cut Out The Middle Man
Speaker Box Freedom
The Economy Of Speaker Design
Speaker Drivers: Subwoofers
Speaker Drivers: Tweeters
Speaker Drivers: Woofers
The Crossover : Sound Divider
The Enclosure : More Than Just A Box
Alternate Home Theater Speaker Placement
Repairing Speaker Surrounds
Replacing Ripped Or Torn Grilles
Replacing Speaker Surrounds
Caring for Vinyl Clad and Plastic Cabinets
A Speaker Is A Transducer
In-Store Speaker Review
Power Handling
Speaker Reviews
The Cost Factor
WAF (Wife Acceptance Factor)
You Might Be An Audiophile
Old Vs. New
Restoring Vintage Speakers
Shopping For Vintage Speakers
Vintage Speakers and Tube Amplifiers
Omnipole Surround Sound
Direct Radiating Surround Speakers
Surround Sound Speaker Placement
Book Shelf Speakers Vs. Tower Speakers
Reasons To Buy Book Shelf Speakers
Cone Tweeters
Dome Tweeters
Horn Tweeters
How To Hot Rod Your Tweeters
Ribbon Tweeters
A Big Speaker for a Big Job
Band Pass Box Subwoofer Enclosures
Ported Box Subwoofer Enclosures
Powered Subwoofers
What Do I Need A Subwoofer For Anyway?
Advanced Speaker Repairs
Reasons To Buy Tower Speakers
Speakers and Psychoacoustics
Acoustic Suspension Speaker Cabinets
The DIY Mentality
Tools Of The Trade
Accidents Happen
Distortion - The Speaker Killer
Department Store Speakers vs. High End Speakers
Full Range Drivers
Vintage, Baby
Matching Your Home Theater Speakers
Size Matters
Overdriving A Loudspeaker
A New Direction: The Electrostatic Loudspeaker
A New Evolution: The Walsh Driver
Speaker Drivers: Midrange
Speaker Drivers: Sound Transducers
Center Channel Placement
Stereo Speaker Placement
Surround Speaker Placement
Repairing a Ripped Speaker Cone
Caring for Real-Wood Cabinets
Speakers Are An Investment
In-Home Speaker Review
Your Listening Room
Dipole And Bipole Surround Sound Speakers
The Right Speaker For The Job
Time Delay And Room Treatment
Best Bookshelf Speakers Ever?
Best Tower Speakers Ever?
A Tweeter Is A Tweeter, Right? Nope.
Sealed Box Subwoofer Enclosures
Subwoofers and Room Placement
Speakers Frequently Asked Questions
How much money should I speand on speakers?
Does the room I use for my audio sytem matter?
Should I trust speaker reviews?
What's the best way to audition speakers?
Is comparing speakers in a store worthwhile?
What is WAF, and how will it affect my speaker purchase?
Should worry about amplifier power and speaker wattage?
I think I might be an audiophile; what should I do?
What's a transducer?
Why would I want to buy old speakers?
Why should I bother using a tube amplifier on my vintage speakers?
Can vintage speakers be restored?
How can I find a decent pair of vintage speakers?
What's the big deal with Alnico magnets?
Should I spend lots of money on a pair of speakers?
What is distortion, and why should I worry about it?
What's the best way clean my wood veneered speakers?
What's the best way clean my vinyl clad speakers?
Why should I try to match all my home theater speakers?
What is THX?
Does size matter when it comes to home theater speakers?
How do I decide what kind of surround speaker to use?
Should I use a direct radiating speaker for surround sound?
When should I consider dipole or bipoles speakers for surrounds?
When is a omnipole surround speaker a good idea?
How can I improve the performance of my home theater?
Where should I mount my surround sound speakers?
Should I worry about what kind of tweeter my speakers have?
What is a Cone tweeter?
What is a Horn tweeter?
What is a Dome tweeter?
What is a Ribbon tweeter?
How can I improve the sound of my tweeters?
What is a subwoofer?
Why are most subwoofers so large?
Do I really need a subwoofer?
Does room placement affect subwoofer performance?
What's the easiest way to add a subwoofer to my home stereo?
Why are some subwoofers placed in sealed boxes?
What are the advantages of a ported subwoofer enclosure?
Are band pass subwoofer enclosures a good idea?
Should I worry about my center channel speaker?
Why should I match my center channel speaker to my other speakers?
Does it matter where I put my center channel speaker?
What are the main differences between tower speakers and book shelf speakers?
Why should I buy tower speakers?
Why should I buy book shelf speakers?
What is the best bookshelf speaker?
What is the best tower speaker?
Why shouldn't I buy speakers at a department store?
Should I worry about manufacturer support for my speaker purchase?
What is Psychoacoustics?
What's the best way to improve the sound of my system?
Why would I want to buy vintage speakers?
Are full range speakers worth looking into?
Why are there so many sizes and types of speaker enclosures?
Why would I want to use an open baffle design for my speakers?
What does the term 'acoustic suspension' mean when it comes to speaker cabinets?
Why are some speaker boxes referred to as 'dead' ?
Should I pay more money for a fancy speaker cabinet?
What is the 'Golden Ratio' ?
How hard is it to build your own speakers?
Does a big company build better speakers than a Do-It-Yourself-er?
Is there a financial benefit from making your own speakers?
What's a good benefit of building your own speakers?
What tools do I need to build my own speakers?
Are there any good books on the design and construction of speakers?
Why would I mount speakers in my ceiling?
Is there a downside to mounting in-ceiling speakers?
Where did loudspeakers come from?
How did speakers move into our homes?
Where did horn loudspeakers come from?
What does acoustic suspension mean?
What is an electrostatic speaker?
What is a Walsh driver?
Why should I worry about distortion?
Why should I worry about speaker ratings and amplifer power?
Why do I keep blowing up speakers?
Why do speakers need crossovers?
Why do most speakers use passive crossovers?
Is there a better way to implement a crossover?
Are there any speakers that don't use crossovers?
Does speaker enclosure design matter?
What does a speaker crossover do?
Why are there different sized speakers?
What's a tweeter?
What is a midrange?
What is a woofer?
What is a subwoofer?
What is the best way to make my speakers sound better?
How should I set up my speakers for the best sound?
Where should I mount my surround speakers for the best sound?
Where should I mount my center channel speaker for the best sound?
Are In-wall speakers a good idea?
Is it possible to repair speakers yourself?
How can I fix a ripped speaker cone?
My old speakers' foam surrounds have rotted - what can I do?
Can I fix holes in the speaker surrounds?
Can you fix or replace grille cloth?
I love my speakers, but they are dead - Is there hope?


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