sound practices reading club /50 - Well… yes, and here we go again. Welcome to the third season of sound practices reading club. Today we are going to stop the struggle between music and au...
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Mystery Horn Identified
A few posts down I found a horn that I was unsure of its intended use. Walter pointed me to a similar horn and it all came together. I was puzzled by the flat top and back and that the mounting flange didn't form a full circle to couple to the driver.
I now know the reason and I had everything upsidedown, because it wasn't meant to couple to a driver but to the above the surface parts of a victrola.
picture borrowed from lovehateadvertising.com
I have never really paid much attention to victrolas and from afar I just assumed those louvers were shelves to store your78"s
I guess you learn something new every day.