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Dayton Audio XO2W-2.5K 2-Way Speaker Crossover 2,500 Hz
I bought 2 Dayton XO2W 2.5k x-overs from you. They're designed for 8 ohm horns but I'm curious. How would it affect the performance, crossover point, etc if I were to use a 16 ohm horn driver (with 8 ohm LF driver)? Would it damage the crossover or horn?
A 16 ohm driver will shift the crossover point and change the slope of the roll off. In this case it will shift lower in frequency. It will not damage the crossover, but it could damage the horn driver if it cannot handle a crossover point lower than 2.5kHz.
Date published: 2014-11-24
I'm looking to buy a pair of Dayton Audio B652-AIR, however I want to install a crossover. I'm not very knowledgeable when it comes to crossovers though. Will these work well with those, or should I look at a different crossover. Thanks
I would not recommend crossing that tweeter any lower than about 4,500 Hz. We do have a Dayton model at this frequency, but you may also need an L-Pad for the tweeter attenuation as well.
Date published: 2014-11-10
I am building a sealed enclosure Emminence Alpha 6A / Emminence ASD-1001 into Dayton H07E Waveguide mid/high satellite. Is 2.5KHz the right crossover frequency for this application or should I go lower / higher?
Yes 2.5kHz will work, but Eminence recommends a third order filter. They actually have a pre made crossover specifically for this tweeter which you can see below.http://www.parts-express.com/eminence-pxb2-2k5cx-2-way-speaker-crossover-board-2500-hz--290-635
Date published: 2014-10-21
If I hook a 8 ohm woofer and an 8 ohm tweeter to these, will I end up with a 4 ohm load?
No, the load the amplifier sees will still be 8 ohms. Using a basic two way crossover and 8 ohm drivers, the amplifier effectively sees a single full range 8 ohm driver.
Date published: 2014-09-11
Could i use this crossover with these drivers below : - HiVi SD1.1-A 1" Textile Dome Tweeter - HiVi M6N 6" Aluminum/Magnesium Midbass Or could you advise me another x-over better for this project?many thanks!
Unfortunately the tweeter will not work well with this low of a crossover point. I would recommend the 3,500 Hz model instead. These drivers should work well together.
Date published: 2014-09-08
Need crossover replacement for yamaha S115V, want to cross at 2400
The closest crossover we have available will be 2,500 Hz. This Dayton is a good option, and we have am option from Eminence below as well.http://www.parts-express.com/eminence-pxb2-2k5cx-2-way-speaker-crossover-board-2500-hz--290-635
Date published: 2014-08-19