Got one to sell? The speakers look and sound great. Pickup preferred from Hartford, Connecticut since there are no original boxes. Southall, West London Posts: Celestion Impact 10 Bookshelf Speakers. If they already have some sort of 4mm socket or binding post them I wouldn’t waste money on something shiny that you never see and which will make bog-all difference to the sound. I have a pair of the Ditton 44 Series II’s and they have pretty decent low end having an 8″ woofer and 10″ rear firing passive. Results 1 to 10 of

Share This Page Tweet. No, create an account now. These are in fine working condition and sound excellent. I know it’s only a 2 way speaker with an 8″ woofer, but I expected a bit more. Here we have a single Celestion passive radiator for sale. Got one to sell?

Hi Adam I mentioned it because if i remember back to mine, i couldnt get 4mm Banannas in just bare wire, or am i thinking of another speaker.

Celestion DL8 Series 2, bass response and crossover recap?

Both male and female voices sound free of coloration. Walking on the moon is a hard act to follow.

Price is for the pair. Also, these were not expensive speakers and so, much as people would like to believe otherwise, the components will have xl8 chosen because they did the job and were cheap, and not for their incredible performance, high value tolerance and astounding longevity.


Vintage Celestion Ditton 2way speakers.

At high volumes, however, the image collapses, becoming two dimensional. Fair point but celestiion depends what they have fitted as standard. Item Location see all.

All times are GMT. The DL8 reproduces a natural bass without boominess, and few, if any, unpleasant quirks. As to the resistors and capacitors, they will be pushing 30 years old.

The finish on this speaker had dulled significantly to a rather faded, crappy brown with no grill cloth at all see photos. I thought I remembered the back plate having screws, but it’s inconvenient to pull the speakers from their positions right now.

Celestion DL8 Series 2 – Rebuild

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I find the bass to be clean and musical, if not terribly deep. The speakers look and sound great. Replacing the caps will most likely not help the low end any at all but should help out on the tonality of the speaker. The room placement isn’t optimal at the moment, so will play around – and thinking about the way a crossover works, a cap change won’t affect the low end.

I had a good email exchange with the previous owner where he indicated that they had plenty of bass where he had them placed.

crlestion Legal Privacy Policy Terms of Use. British speaker company Celestion found itself backed into a similar corner. Tags for this Thread crossoverrebuildrefurbishmentspeakers. Buying Format see all. No blown cones here.



Both speakers have been tested and work great. Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire Posts: The tweeter employs an aluminum dome rather than the copper-domed tweeter of the SL6. They are probably around 20 years old, so time for a serise Four years ago, Celestion introduced the SL6 loudspeaker.

It’s not the tweeter wire itself that melts, but the heat travels up the wire and melts the glue that holds it in place on the voice coil – the voice coil then effectively falls off the former.

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Driven by a MC McIntosh amplifier. They also sound very good with their titanium tweeters. You may like one of these similar items: If the speakers must be shipped, please note that I can only drop them at a UPS or Fedex center where the speakers will be professionally packed seriess shipped at buyer’s expenses with direct arrangement for pay between buyer and UPS and Fedex.