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Aeon i plastic strips?

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cadethoerk

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Hey all, newbie here and love the site. I have aquestion on the clear strips on the back of the Aeon stat panels. Do they affect sound in any way. What happens when you remove them? Thx all.
 

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cadetoerk,

The following is a quote from my Aerius i manual (which also uses the plastic strips:

"The clear Lexan panels on the back of the Aerius i stator are the key elements of an innovative pressure compensating technology. Martin-Logan is able to tone-shape the diaphragm + or - 6db without the use of an insertion loss crossover. The advantage of this system is a high efficiency driver with wide bandwidth capabilities of dimensions which are easily integrated into a domestic environment."

Whew! I can't figure out what it means, technically, either. And it looks like Martin-Logan may not know too :) since they left this paragraph out of subsequent manuals.

Practically, what it means is: Leave them alone!
 
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cadethoerk

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Thx, the main reason I ask is i find the speaker a little bright and abrasive at some frequencies. I did not see these on the larger stats and also dont hear the brightness. My room is not overly bright so I have to assume its the strips! Thanks for the reply. Chris.
 
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