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Old 11-22-2021, 11:29 PM
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I think that's trivialising the work that the engineers have done. Sure you could roll off the highs with a filter but that also introduces other effects.

What B&W have done with the longer Nautilus tube is to reduce the back reflection from the enclosure behind the tweeter. In some ways, I am reminded of what KEF did with the Meta. Its a subtle change which doesn't change the underlying character of the tweeter but reduces the effect of the back wave reflections.
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The difference between D3 n D4 could b simply and addition of a 0.5 to 1ohm resistor to tweeter to tame brightness.
That’s completely not what I heard.
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The difference between D3 n D4 could b simply and addition of a 0.5 to 1ohm resistor to tweeter to tame brightness.
As with D2 and D3 models, there are no resistors in the signal path to the tweeter in the D4.
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