Retro Hi-Fi Girl Friday - I was a slacker this week and didn't post much so adding some content to Retro Hi-Fi Girl Friday. Check out this article on unusual techniques in sound r...
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.
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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.