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10-11-2006, 09:49 AM
I have a pair of USD horns the full body ones, if i were to screw out the drivers and put them in say something like this
http://cgi.ebay.com/Beyma-TD-360-60-x-40-2-Exit-Horn-Mint-like-new_W0QQitemZ130035787766QQihZ003QQcategoryZ47092Q QssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem
Would it sound the same?

10-11-2006, 05:44 PM
You couldn't cross over the Beyma horns as low as the USD. Low-frequency cutoff is DIRECTLY affected by mouth size... half as big of a mouth, will restrict low-end output ONE OCTAVE higher. While the USDs are probably good to around 500 Hz, the Beymas are only good to 1000Hz, at the LOWEST. I'd probably not use something THAT small below 1200 Hz...