March 2020

Speaker Tone Center


Your Tone Formula

December 17, 2009
How understanding why speakers distort can make all the difference in crafting your tone.
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Does Speaker Size Really Matter?

November 18, 2009
The Role of Loudspeaker Diameter in the Relentless Pursuit of Tone
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Alnico, the Miracle Metal

October 21, 2009
The history of the Aluminum-Nickel-Cobalt magical combination we know so well
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Your Signature Distortion

August 19, 2009
The difference between good and bad natural distortion in speakers
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Magnetic Circuits

July 22, 2009
Ever wonder how a speaker works, or what different magnet types do? Kurt lays out the differences.
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Speakers: 40% of Your Tone

May 20, 2009
Speaker basics from Tony Pasko
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Innovations in Speaker Manufacturing and Development

April 21, 2009
neodymium magnets, acrylic adhesives, synthetic suspension materials, and a variety of paper cone construction techniques are detailed in this look at speaker construction innovations.
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Does Reconing Keep the "Class" in Classic?

January 15, 2009
When your speakers fail, is it time to recone or replace?
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Speaker Selection Explained

March 15, 2007
Standard mounting dimensions provided by most guitar speaker manufacturers are: overall diameter, baffle hole diameter, mounting hole diameter, mounting holes B.C.D. and depth.
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