$100 – $500
DIY Speaker dock with a recessed to hold an Echo dot, full range speakers and Topping T-amp with USB DAC.
All the cables are hidden in a compartment inside the dock with special slot to hold the Topping T-amp. The amp allows me to switch between My PC, the Echo Dot. The Dot runs at full volume with the amp providing
Provide better sound for my office.
Dayton Audio DW3-1053SC 3″ Full Range Driver
Part # 264-880
Basic sealed enclosure sufficiently sized for Dayton Audio DW3-1053SC 3″ Full Range Driver.
Rounded cabinet edges and Duratex finish over MDF.
No crossover – using full range 3″ speakers
Tips & Tricks:
Some planning and measurement are needed to recess the Echo Dot
Satisfactory sound in a compact speaker, This design could be adapted to any small full range/ 2-way speaker design using amplifier board or small amplifier. The Echo Dot provides Bluetooth connectivity and volume control if needed.
About the Designer:
I am an Chemical Engineer in Houston TX and have been dabbling with speaker building for the last 5 years.
Project Parts List:
|Dayton Audio DW3-1053SC 3″ Full Range Driver
|Topping TP30-MK2 T-Amp Class T Amplifier with USB-DAC 15 WPC