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Just got my tweets installed, with gain less than 1/8 way up and crossed over at 4kHz, one of the tweets started making God awful crackling. Is this under warranty? Is it the tweet amp or what?
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Try blowing it out with compressed air. Not sure how they're put together but I've had a couple mids with phase plugs make a noise like that when dust gets in the gap. Worth a shot!
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Try blowing it out with compressed air. Not sure how they're put together but I've had a couple mids with phase plugs make a noise like that when dust gets in the gap. Worth a shot!
I'll try it. Was hoping to send them back for 8ohm instead and pick up their crossovers to be safe

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I had that issue with XST2 on little power crossed at 4500....then they blew.
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I had that issue with XST2 on little power crossed at 4500....then they blew.
Did you buy more? Think it was a effective tweet or what or did they replace it?

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Never bought more. I had issues with them and then never messed with them again. Crescendo offered me replacement tweeters at a discounted price, but I switched due to size.
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if you are not using their crossover now, what are you using to cross them over. And what slope?
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if you are not using their crossover now, what are you using to cross them over. And what slope?
Sundown 125.4 24db slope

Weird, its working perfectly fine now.lol



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ive passed through more than 20 of their xst2 and had no problems, an excellent driver
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I can agree with the cracking. I just unhooked mine, and 3 days later when I put it back in, it worked right away. And it's probably been 3 months since that happened and it still works.
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