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    Series 2 Midrange

    Hi Gary, happy new year. I am curious what you are using for midrange in the new series 2 speakers? Did you buy up a bunch of BG drivers or is it a brand new design of your own? I think you had said it was the latter. BG drivers are fine on my G201 for now, but always trying to work through potential failure points. Would these new midrange drivers be a drop-in replacement for the older BG units or would x-over changes be necessary. Thanks in advance.

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    Hi there! Happy new year to you too. The last bunch of BG drivers sent to us all failed QC testing - every single @$#!! one of them. We have a brand new design of our own. It has been a long, expensive process, but the film that Gary finally settled on was "musical when crinkled" So Gary told me - that when he handled and manipulated the film, it crinkled musically. They sound wonderful! I fancy they are warmer and more musical. They are drop in replacements - but I will point this thread out to Gary so he can respond too.

    P.S. I had input on the cosmetic design. The grills "smile" at you.
    Carolyn "The sister" Koh
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    WBF Technical Expert (Speakers & Audio Equipment)/Member Sponsor [Technical Expert] garylkoh's Avatar
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    Yep. What she said.
    Gary L Koh, CEO and Chief Designer,
    Genesis Advanced Technologies

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