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GS401A Crossover – Dry Joint Issue

Having recently had my Gale GS401Cs repaired for an issue affecting the midrange path on the crossover unit, I was more than a little disappointed when, a few weeks later, it resurfaced. To add to that it seems the GS401A … Continue reading

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Gale GS401A Loudspeakers

Having recently spent a somewhat agitated fortnight in the company of my Gale GS301s (while my Gale GS401Cs were repaired), I came to the conclusion that I wanted another pair of 401s (or 402s) so that next time I’d be … Continue reading

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Gale GS401C Midrange Issue

A couple of weeks ago I noticed a difference in the volume of my speakers, which turned out to be the midrange on one of them not putting out any sound. After a fiddle around with the volume controls on … Continue reading

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Behringer A500 Volume Issue

Searching through my previous posts it appears I neglected to mention that I had a Behringer A500 power amplifier given to me for Christmas by my lovely wife. I had purchased it used some six weeks before from eBay, and … Continue reading

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Oehlbach Mini (Speaker) Spikes

Sadly a lack of space in our front room means that my original Gale stands for my GS401Cs will not see the light of day until we move to a bigger house – preferably one with a separate room for … Continue reading

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Finishing Touches

<<< previous Gale GS401C article Almost there! The drivers have all been refoamed and are back in place with new (to me) 2BA 7/8″ screws, and the cabs have been freshened up with Danish Oil to really bring out the … Continue reading

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Gale GS401Cs Refoamed

<<< previous Gale GS401 article I know I said I wouldn’t post any more pictures before the cosmetic work was complete, but an opportunity arose to get some snaps today, and here they are: And just to show off the … Continue reading

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And It Was All Going So Well…

<<< previous Gale GS401 article Well, Dean came by today and we reinstalled all of the drivers back in the cabs with the aid of his soldering iron and his soldering skills, which he describes as rudimentary but are head … Continue reading

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Gale GS401 'Refoaming'

<<< previous Gale GS401 article Well, having removed the drivers and  stripped away the old foam surrounds, it was time to attach the new foam to the speaker cones. Having invested nearly £40 in the kit I must say was … Continue reading

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Gale GS401 'Defoaming'

WARNING: made-up words like ‘defoaming’ and ‘refoaming’ ahead! A little while back I mentioned that a friend had kindly donated his old ‘spare’ hifi to me rather than dump it. Amongst the various bits and pieces were some Gale GS401 … Continue reading

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