Originally Posted by The Barbarian Even thought the ‘Ditton’ fad is over with most people this should be very interesting thread, look forward to the finished article.. Ok here goes Owned Ditton 10 8 ohm. This listing has ended. The highs are clean and clear with the new tweeters and the bass is good and tight. Our members also liked: Cambridge Audio c CD.

I will be keeping everything pretty much as original as a first step. Last edited by Rare Bird; at As you can see my workshop – err kitchen – is in a bit of a mess at the moment, sooo many projects. This is the first Celestion I ever had. BilboBaggins and ditton works like this. Last edited by Qwin; at Ok here goes Owned Ditton 10 8 ohm. This thread has been going for awhile now.

The medium rather sublime voice, made a piano, oboe. Our members also liked: In my opinion, that is. Originally Posted by Andre. If SL6si’s count as vintage then count me in. I think those big bundles of 6 and 9 caps are elctrolytics, to be honest I haven’t had time to go makr yet.

ceelestion Really fun 10 15 celfstion 15 15xr over priced these days but great I started with them on a MAC, but the bass sounded uncontrolled and the highs were harsh. They have been there for well over a year and are my favorites. Originally Posted by The Barbarian Even thought the ‘Ditton’ fad is over with most people this should be very interesting thread, look forward to the finished article. At massively reduced cost.

Sell one like this. They have very nice cabinets with good original grill cloth and badges, I got them for a ridiculously low price. Valley View, SA, Australia. Durham – UK Posts: Need a bit of work but I think they will tidy up nicely.


You won’t be disappointed with the 66s Unfortunately, it was early in my return to audio after a hiatus of bringing up my children, so I didn’t know much.

You must log in or sign up to reply here. What are thoughts on interface between floor and speaker. It’s taken as a wiring reference should I forget how it all goes back together.

I’m really surprised that the ABR appears to be directly behind the bass driver, if it was me i’d move it so less midrange could get through the cone.

BilboBaggins and ditton works like this. Cookies help us improve performance, enhance user experience and deliver our services.

This thread has been going for awhile now. Celestion DL series vs. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Of the 66 mk1 agree yield low 86dB if I remember correctly.

There are several currently available though to return this to an original driver. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab. Once I have got used to how they sound I will consider upgrades such as re capping and even the tweeter upgrades. I will get into all that later on, my immediate task is to get a working set to standard spec. I was shocked because they looked like updated 44’s.

This item may be a floor model or store return that has been used. When you swap out the old electrolytics for modern polyprops you have to add a risistor in series to keep the values as original. I think Marcos were just placed on granite slabs at the show? But things worked out quite well. I had 15xr’s and a brilliant pair of ul8’s at the same time. At the end of the day, for me, all hi-fi equipment is simply a tool for reproducing music, not merely ornaments to be admired.


The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended.

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Those s look the biz. I stumbled on to it while looking for info on the Celestion 3 I was considering grabbing on the auction site. Hi, happy to see how many people love Celestion: Sheffield – UK Posts: AnglerAug 30, This product is no longer manufactured. Originally Posted by Reid Malenfant There are rather a few by the looks of it Just found another image for the MK2, it looks like it happens to use the same drivers as the in all honesty The ABR looks different though.

Anybody own Vintage Celestions ??

This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Originally Posted by Reid Malenfant. Sort by most recent most useful. Here is a picture of those modified Ditton s