Segmented Cones

Segmented Cones

Austin Stradling

Project Category:
Freestyle Speakers

Project Level:

Project Time:
20+ Hours

Project Cost:
$100 – $500

Project Description:
Segmented wood turned cones.

Design Goals:
Make a set of speakers for my living room.

Driver Selection:
Dayton 8″ point source #295-346 and Galaxy Audio 5″ #290-020

Enclosure Design:
O chose to use tiger wood for the cones for the random pattern and padauk for the bases.

These are powered by a 100w hybrid tube amp. It took some time for the drivers to break in but after about 100 hours I rarely use a subwoofer.

About the Designer:
I’m a carpenter by trade, these are my first speaker build.

Project Parts List:

Dayton Audio PS220-8 8″ Point Source Full-Range Neo Driver
Galaxy Audio S5N-8 5″ Neodymium Full Range Driver 8 Ohm

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