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Whatmough m202 speakers - worth repairing?

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Hi. I recently picked up a pair of Whatmough 202 speakers but one needs a tweeter replaced. Just wondering how much this would cost and whether you think it would be worth it for these speakers. Or should I just spend the money towards another set of comparable speakers. Also any general feedback on these speakers would be greatly appreciated. Cheers

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HI LT

Are these the 202 speakers you have .If so I heard these when Colin first released them and the lead lined version of the 202. They were a great sounding speaker .There was different Focal tweet's & midbass drivers over the years .

Pat from War Audio would be the best person to find a replacement tweeter or midbass . If you can't get the same , Pat might be able help you out with a latter inverted dome tweeter from Focal and advise about any cross-over changes .

The other person to ask would be Greg from Osborn Speakers ,he use's /used Focal . Pat from War Audio was the Australian distributor for Focal .

 

Cheers

Mal

 

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Hi Mal. Yes they look like my speakers. Thank you for your advice- will follow up with Pat when I get a chance. How much would replacement (non-original) tweeters cost approximately? Thanks LT

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8 minutes ago, LT74 said:

Hi Mal. Yes they look like my speakers. Thank you for your advice- will follow up with Pat when I get a chance. How much would replacement (non-original) tweeters cost approximately? Thanks LT

What I can remember the original weren't that expensive in that range . Stay with Focal . 

What colour are the tweeters ,if their yellow they are early inverted kevlar which could be hard to find.

 

Cheers

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