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    control 5 tweeter problem

    Hi new here hoping some one can help I think my tweeters have blown in my control 5's both of them.any idea's how to fix them or where I can get replacement parts.

    I took it apart and the copper seems brown in colour and a bit smelly.

    I'm a newbie to all this speaker stuff so any help would be great

    tak.thanks

    jon

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    hmmm odd how thay both seem to be blown...did'nt even realize until I wired them up and thay sounded like old dustbins...what about replacing them any thoughts,.where I can find them,.shops ect spare parts.

    cheers

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    Control 5 HF replacements are listed at $32 each on the parts list: http://www.jblproservice.com/pdf/Tra...rts%20List.pdf

    John

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    Quote Originally Posted by jonrice
    I'm a newbie to all this speaker stuff....
    Read UP, then:

    http://www.jblpro.com/pub/technote/lowpower.pdf

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    thanks john for the link,

    yes I am reading up,thought there might be a cheaper way to fix them but there is not.

    thanks

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    There've been some Control 5 parts on eBay in the last couple of months, but they rarely appear....

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    yer I have been looking.! was hoping just to get the diaphragms but I dont think you can.

    I'll see how the refoaming go's,if all works out well I shall purchase a new set.

    cheers

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