• Content count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

Community Reputation

0 Neutral

About rjr513

  • Rank
    Advanced Member
  • Birthday 05/13/1958

Contact Methods

  • MSN redriver513@hotmail.com
  • ICQ 0
  • Skype RON_CET

Profile Information

  • Gender Male
  • Location NC
  • Interests Restoring Vintage AR Speakers
    Listening To Smooth Jazz
    Weekends with family
  1. Can it be true?

    These domes are being purchased from a ebay seller zhzy5500 out of China... the seller is offering these domes in a 8 ohm and also 4 ohm version ..... (2) 4 ohm version @ $9.99 or (2) 8 ohm @ $6.99 see picture Attached this is the 8 ohm version which has a dcr of 6.0 ohms.. the 4 ohm version dcr is 4.4 ohms I have purchase some of theses domes and was going to send to Roy for tech evaluations but just haven't had time with my working schedules... BTW.. I'm not the seller on ebay trying to sell these @ that high ridiculous price also this same zhzy5500 seller sales on aliexpress.com under cn audio parts
  2. try this i got one while back works very nice
  3. Restoring my 3's

    imho I think you better off to replace with new frames and saran maybe Kent has some extra saran left from original order, you can pm Kent for details also see Kents documentation on installing the AR3 grille attached. Replacing the AR3 Grille 4.pdf
  4. Incoming AR-7's

    Roger ...Who's the vendor you used for those Foam surrounds? Nice job
  5. My AR-91 Resto-Mod

    Beautiful work and I agree ar_pro i would have to leave the grills off also
  6. I think this might be what Kent was referrring to link http://www.classicspeakerpages.net/IP.Board/index.php?showtopic=7288&hl=%2Bmellotone+%2Bdf7022#entry94264
  7. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

    It Was the night before Christmas and all through the house Stood AR's So warm and TALL,may all your woofers sing low and all your tweets sing high,Merry Christmas to my fellow CSP Friends
  8. Spade terminal

    I have used these on my AR3,AR3a,AR5,AR2ax,
  9. What is this ?

    I would have to agree with ra.ra ... also I never seen a AR speaker with what appears to me a driver what I call a full range "whizzer" cone in middle...i'm refering to the driver below the mid-dome driver
  10. Latest aquisition - AR91s

    Here's one I had on hand... which I found some where on net
  11. Why Buy Non-Working Tweeters?

    Try this to help translate http://itools.com/tool/google-translate-web-page-translator
  12. The Last Naked AR-9 Goes Away

    yes very impressive ,I think I'm starting to catch the AR9 bug guess I'll start my search to add yet another to my collection
  13. Gaining Speakers, While Losing My Mind!

    This might also help seen this over at AK forum http://www.audiokarma.org/forums/showthread.php?t=574140
  14. LST mid problem

    take look at this link http://www.classicspeakerpages.net/IP.Board/index.php?showtopic=7978 post#9 where Carl did the Mod on the replacement back wired tweeters to front wired, this may give you some idea of how to approach the mid range transfer to front wire
  15. Hello Kent,Merry Christmas, yes I also have the Heathkit AA-1600 amp which is the step down from the AA-1800 amp.The AA-1600 is a real solid design amp good dynamic amp rated @ 125 watts per channel @ ohms but Heathkit was very conservative on the posted specs because of being a kit form,I have measured power output @ 8 ohms @ 165 watts per channel and 190 watts per channel @ 4 ohms ,and 225 watts per channel @ 2 ohm I have used this amp with a pair of AR3a and it performs very well nice clean low end and very good transit response very well balanced. I wouldn't hesitate to put this amp up against any Pioneer,Sony Sansui Kenwood in that era of vintage 70's/80's amps.I'm in the search bad for a vintage 70's era Accuphase preamp Model C200 and P300 amp I've been bidding heavily on Ebay for these but there very rare and pricing is getting over $1000 ea piece but soon later I'll hit the jack pot and win a auction.