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    Default Rebuilding BURHOE "White" Speakers

    Winslow Burhoe / Burhoe Acoustics "White" model

    These came to me almost trashed and the cabinets had very deep scratches, and nneding surrounds..
    They guy I bought them from was actually was listening to them without the surrounds
    "Kinda Tinny sounding " he said

    With lots of love & attention, I had the woofs repaired, and did a huge sanding & refinishing job on the cabinets.
    I've been using "General Finish" Gel stain, and found out they make a clearcoat, so I'll add that to my toolkit as well.

    I can't believe how well they came out. I received my order from Mouser Electronics , and will
    redo the xover, and clean the "L Pads"

    I need to make grills, assemble and give them a whirl..

    I'm hoping they will sound good, and were worth all that $$$ and effort









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    Those look vvery nice. I hope when you do get them complete they sound wonderful. Great job man :)
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    Woofers are HIGHLY over rated..

    and not much help
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    If i remember correctly Berhoe was the designer and engineer behind EPI and his famous 2 way xover. Anything he did is prob pretty nice
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    Krell KAV 250a
    McIntosh MC 2120 bi-amped
    Into JBL L123 drivers
    Rane external crossover.
    MIT exp 1 ic's
    Perreaux SA33 class A preamp
    AQ kingcobra ic's
    ADCOM GDA 700 DAC ( MODDED)
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    Monster HTS 3600 power conditioner
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    MIT exps2 speaker cable

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    Quote Originally Posted by Adam Czepiel View Post
    Woofers are HIGHLY over rated..

    and not much help
    Looks like that woofer digs deep enough
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    Should have named him TROYBUILT he rototills the snots out of the yard.
    He loves dirt
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    Might have to "cap" that woofer
    Main Rig:
    Krell KAV 250a
    McIntosh MC 2120 bi-amped
    Into JBL L123 drivers
    Rane external crossover.
    MIT exp 1 ic's
    Perreaux SA33 class A preamp
    AQ kingcobra ic's
    ADCOM GDA 700 DAC ( MODDED)
    YAMMY CDC-665
    Marantz 6100 tt w/pickering XV-15/625E cart.
    Monster HTS 3600 power conditioner
    POLK RTA-12C'S W/ RDO194 TWEETS, clarity ESA caps mills risistors (full mod)
    MIT exps2 speaker cable

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    I took the liberty to cap him for you.
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    * The Trouble with Doing Nothing , is that you Can't Tell if you are finished *

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