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Old 07-19-19, 07:36 AM
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Originally Posted by genec View Post
Ahhh. Yes. "Ported sound," no doubt there were "ports" in the cabinet that allowed air to move in relation to the moving speaker cone. Bose and others used such ports to give "depth" to sound... something sorely missing in a flat screen TV.

Thank you for your sacrifice... to verify the weight issue of those monsters, as being primarily the glass tube. I guessed a counterweight for safety reasons. Guessed wrong. So much for safety.
You know your speaker design, lightened & enlarged the photo to show the port hole
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Originally Posted by Deal4Fuji View Post
You know your speaker design, lightened & enlarged the photo to show the port hole
Cool.

You'll get vastly better sound by trying to somewhat replicate this design.

Yeah, really does explain the awesome sound of those huge systems.
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