$100 – $500
To make a good sounding speakers out of nice cabinets and deteriorating drivers.
Rebuild with new drivers.
New 12″ woofer 51/4 Mid and 2inch Phenolic Ring tweeter.
Original Pioneer CS-88A design
Routed new front panel and recessed speakers flush with face.
Original 4 way crossover. Using it as a 3 way. All caps were changed to Dayton Film Caps.
Tips & Tricks:
Don’t try restoring the old original speakers. I did. There 50 years old and didn’t sound that good Cost me a lot of money to try, and ended selling them on Ebay for a loss.
They sound great. Cabinets weight a ton and the are bullet proof. They can really thump.
About the Designer:
Retired and know enough to be dangerous.
Project Parts List:
|Pyle PDMR5 5″ Sealed Back Midrange Speaker Driver|