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07-13-2003, 08:38 AM
In case anyone is interested in what Pioneer is doing with TAD for the consumer market, I found this little article:



07-13-2003, 01:34 PM
PRODUCT NEWS Tokyo, Japan, June 18, 2003

SILENT Enclosure for Beautiful Sound as well as Beautiful Style
The enclosure is a vital element in shaping the sound image and sound space. TAD's structurally inert, laminated enclosure technology (SILENT) refers to a bass enclosure uniquely constructed from more that 50 individually machined layers of high-quality laminated Birch. This complex design and integrally cross-braced construction eliminates flexing and is immune to the high forces and pressures exerted by the bass drivers.

FIFTY PLY Material,WOW !!!!!!!! I just want the lumber.

07-13-2003, 02:39 PM
"FIFTY PLY Material,WOW !!!!!!!! I just want the lumber."

You and me both! :yes:

scott fitlin
07-13-2003, 03:52 PM
The speaker system is 25 G,s U.S.. I wonder what that 50 ply lumber costs!

I have some uses for that lumber too. :hmm:

07-14-2003, 07:45 PM
Those new tad 4 way sound pretty great. Id say 25,000$ Is really nuts though. Although there are many syatems at that price.