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    Speaker problem...

    ok, dunno if there is a right place to put this, but i'm putting it here regardless

    basically my grandad gave me a pair of pioneer CS-545 speakers a couple of years ago, and i used them for a bit with his old amp (which is falling apart), and then they have just sat in my room gathering dust.. however onto the point... one of the tweeter speaker things (if thats what they are lol, it has 3 speakers in each one, big, small and smaller... its the 'small' one), my brother (i think) has poked, and so instead of the center bit sticking out, its now stuck in...

    how can i get it to be back out again, i was thinking maybe harness the suction of a hoover or something perhaps... or will it not do anything to improve the situation..

    i'll try to get a couple of pictures if you are all confused

    mark

    also google finds nothing useful when i tried to look for information about the speakers.. *sigh*

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    its the dome in the centre of the tweeter.

    To be fair, Grandads speakers are prob past it so leave it be mate.

    BUT...if like me you must fidle

    get a drinking straw....and SUCK it out

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    To be fair, Grandads speakers are prob past it so leave it be mate.
    i'm gonna get a picture then they're cool... as for the drinking straw, perhaps, else i'll try the old hoover out

    mark

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    If it's not affecting the sound then it doesn't really matter if the dust cap is popped in or not really.

    Let's see a pic
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    Yeah - you can ease these out with your fingers, takes a while but its doable ... you could use a drinking straw. I wouldn't recommend a Hoover as it'll be way too much force.

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    couple of pictures i quickly took

    no flash
    with flash

    they are nice

    now to find a drinking straw.. hmmm

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    That'll be your mid-range driver

    It won't affect the sound, so I personally wouldn't bother risking it.

    They don't look too bad speakers either
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    hahaha.. i think you would have to be superman to create enough suction using a straw... ( guess i could've used another metaphor there but this is a family forum )...

    if you say it'll be just the same sound quality then ok i'll leave it... need to sort out the old old amp i have and get some music flowing through the speakers... well that can be another day

    cheers for the help guys,

    mark

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