Hello all. I have seen acouple of post on the fostex fa vs the fx but not between these three drivers. My wife wants a smaller driver. Fostex FA 5″ Full Range. mm (5 in) cone type full range; 8 ohm impedance; fo to 20kHz frequency response; 89dB sensitivity at 1W/1m (ft); kg. Free support for loudspeaker projects, sourcing OEM speaker building supplies, and passive crossover design. We sell raw speaker drivers (tweeters, woofers.

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The FA’s are so coherent from top to bottom in a vented 15L enclosure.

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Mark Audio Alpair7 and a pair of production prototype Alpair10 Gen2 hand made by Mr Taniguchi-san, the gentleman who was in charge of the Fostex driver manufacturing plant before the recent economic slump had Foster consolidating production He listed it on the same webpage, but has d120a it. MJK t120a over a tube amp. I contacted him recently and he stated “I took down the FA option for the Goldwood H frame design because in the end I was not happy with the performance of the FA.


I’ve a couple sets in my living room now f1220a i think are better than the FA Did you hear about it on the net? JCS on 31 Aug Cookies help us provide you a better browsing experience.

I’ve read good things about the FA in O. On tubes, they are wonderful. The lower midrange is particularly rich, which makes the driver sound larger than it is. And those FR drivers would be? Logged roscoeiii Full Member Posts: Logged fosetx Industry Participant Posts: I am now using a FEE in the Goldwood system and that sounds much better.

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They sound kinda pitiful on all the SS amps I have tried. I haven’t tried them in an OB. I have now heard the FA in ofstex couple of different systems and initially it sounds good but after listening for a while I have been disappointed each time. Regretted selling the little boxes. Martin J King, the designer of the system identified in my last post, and here: By using our site, you consent to the use of cookies by us.

I can’t see spending the money for them. But overall, I would not bother building any other speaker using the Fa. Overall sound is very smooth.

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I don’t know why this should be, but the highs stink on SS amps. The result is that last year I bought my first tubes since the ‘s. Can you provide a link? Has anyone tried the Fostex Fa on an open baffle setup?

I have a pair of Fa’s in Metronome quad. I really like the FA but it is an old design and FR drivers are getting better with each passing year.

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fostes Don’t know about OB application, but I have recently heard good things about the en Fostex driver that has recently come out. Logged Dracule1 Volunteer Posts: You wouldn’t know it was the same driver! I was about ready to dump the Fa’s until I experienced them on tubes. In my opinion for the cost the performance is poor.