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  Topic: KEF C55 tweeter revival
shrad

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PostForum: KEF speakers   Posted: Sun Dec 13, 2015 9:08 pm   Subject: KEF C55 tweeter revival
Unfortunately I took no pictures, I can just say that I had to remove the back of the tweeter casing by prying off the sticker around the end part to free the wires, then unplug the protective body to ...
  Topic: KEF C55 tweeter revival
shrad

Replies: 13
Views: 5659

PostForum: KEF speakers   Posted: Sat Dec 12, 2015 8:11 am   Subject: KEF C55 tweeter revival
repair done, flawless sound again...
  Topic: KEF C55 tweeter revival
shrad

Replies: 13
Views: 5659

PostForum: KEF speakers   Posted: Fri Dec 11, 2015 12:16 pm   Subject: KEF C55 tweeter revival
Hi there, got the tweeters in perfect shape except a small bump in the protection grid but that's acceptable

I managed to replace the original tweeter but it required a slight modification to match ...
  Topic: KEF C55 tweeter revival
shrad

Replies: 13
Views: 5659

PostForum: KEF speakers   Posted: Tue Dec 01, 2015 9:46 pm   Subject: KEF C55 tweeter revival
Hi all,

Can someone help me deciding if those are worth? they are NT19C and I wonder if they are adaptable to my C55

http://www.befr.ebay.be/itm/331722007250

I hope they can be reduced to the ...
  Topic: KEF C55 tweeter revival
shrad

Replies: 13
Views: 5659

PostForum: KEF speakers   Posted: Mon Nov 16, 2015 3:40 pm   Subject: KEF C55 tweeter revival
Hi Thierry

Thanks a lot I'll contact them to enquire... I guess they will be able to direct me in the worse case scenario Smile
  Topic: KEF C55 tweeter revival
shrad

Replies: 13
Views: 5659

PostForum: KEF speakers   Posted: Fri Nov 13, 2015 11:46 am   Subject: KEF C55 tweeter revival
Response from KEF : this tweeter is not available anymore and there is no substitute

guess I'll have to buy the first I find, be it chinese or not
  Topic: KEF C55 tweeter revival
shrad

Replies: 13
Views: 5659

PostForum: KEF speakers   Posted: Thu Nov 12, 2015 2:49 pm   Subject: KEF C55 tweeter revival
honestly I cannot tell as I have never seen some burnt out ferrofluid and can only guess, but according to what you say I guess they are damaged beyond repair... maybe I was trying to convince myself ...
  Topic: KEF C55 tweeter revival
shrad

Replies: 13
Views: 5659

PostForum: KEF speakers   Posted: Wed Nov 11, 2015 12:29 pm   Subject: KEF C55 tweeter revival
Hi speakerguru

thanks for the tip, however it seems there was only one layer of wire when I first unwound it

I wonder if the heat may have damaged the tweeter assembly in a way that other compon ...
  Topic: KEF C55 tweeter revival
shrad

Replies: 13
Views: 5659

PostForum: KEF speakers   Posted: Wed Nov 11, 2015 8:40 am   Subject: KEF C55 tweeter revival
Hi all,

I have a C55 with a burnt out tweeter...

I have tried rewinding the coil with similar wire after cleaning the mess with isopropyl alcohol (burnt out varnish and glue) which turned out no ...
 
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