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    New Member from somewhere on the east coast! :)

    Hi. Did you finish your build? Impressions? :)
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    Altec Bolero 890c

    Hi all, Periodically, I perform searches on "Altec Bolero" and "Altec 406" as I too own the 890Cs and love them... especially when driven with an el84 tube amp (Heathkit AA-151 modified by Sam Kim) - I find the bass to be much fuller than with a solid state, Kenwood Model 500 (upgraded by...
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    New Member from somewhere on the east coast! :)

    That's a lot of food for thought. Thank you! I've read your post attentively, twice. I'm sure I'll refer back to it again and again as I continue to think through this. What is your plan for the 414? Kind regards!
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    New Member from somewhere on the east coast! :)

    Thanks a lot for all the welcomes! I appreciate it. When I lie down on the pillow at night, oftentimes, I fall asleep visualizing how to get all my Altec/Bozak/EV/Janszen drivers into various configurations and test to see how they'd sound. I keep trying to think of some way to create an easily...
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    New SET.....

    Thank you. Just posted :)
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    New Member from somewhere on the east coast! :)

    Greetings! First serious listening as teenager: my brother's Phase Linear/Klipsch Cornwall system in our basement Years later: Luxman R1070/Magnepan SMGa Then Scott 222D (Mapleshade modded)/Dynaudio 42 Current amps: Kenwood Model 500 (refreshed by Echowars) Heathkit AA-151 (modified by Sam's...
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    New SET.....

    Hi, first post. Own a pair of Altec 601Cs in addition to MR931-12 horns with 902-8B drivers. Considering a build to incorporate these components, crossing over at 1500 & 8khz; Low end to be handled by two subwoofers. Have done a fair share of reading on the various boards but difficult still...
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