domus speakers

Discussion in 'Dollars and Sense' started by wilke87, Aug 27, 2007.

  1. wilke87

    wilke87 Active Member

    Did anyone here score the domus mirage speakers on minneapolis cl.
     
  2. ejfud

    ejfud Audio Pinhead

    Those looked huge!
     
  3. dew042

    dew042 Honky Tonk Hero Subscriber

    How huge is huge?

    Was this thing a DLK clone?

    dew.
     
  4. wilke87

    wilke87 Active Member

    These were not DLK clones but another line from DLK,I believe Doucanoe has heard and seen these . The lower cabs in the domus are the same cabs in my Janszens I think they look very similar.
     
  5. Brudha

    Brudha Shania before Mark Twain Subscriber

    They looked like an experiment.
     
  6. doucanoe

    doucanoe Registered Audio Abuser

    They were a very expensive experiment. Retailed for $1500 in 1980 from what I understand. Pretty similar from the Domus owned by a friend of mine but they have a upward firing woofer at the top of the bass unit in a T-line or aperoidic slot vented at the bottom of the unit. A upward firing mid and I think the tweeter is firing downward.

    The ones my friend owns have a downward firing woofer and upward firing mids (2) and tweeter.

    Pretty cool.

    RC
     
  7. Celt

    Celt Space Doggy Super Mod Subscriber

    You know, I never do this...but...

    :worthless
     
  8. doucanoe

    doucanoe Registered Audio Abuser

    Why on earth would anyone have pics?

    I did copy these from the original ad, for reference of course.

    RC
     

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  9. Redboy

    Redboy a few good watts Subscriber

    Hmmm... I wonder where they'll show up? :scratch2:
     
  10. doucanoe

    doucanoe Registered Audio Abuser

    Did you get them?

    RC
     
  11. Redboy

    Redboy a few good watts Subscriber

    Dude, you've seen my garage recently! And my wife would have strangled me whether I had the space or not.

    Nope. :no:

    Did you?
     
  12. doucanoe

    doucanoe Registered Audio Abuser

    At least your garage is organized. The right side of mine looks like a bomb when off in it.

    RC
     
  13. Redboy

    Redboy a few good watts Subscriber

    Hey, was that a cheap shot?! No knockin' the organ-workbench-cum-transformer-anvil combo! :nono:
     
  14. doucanoe

    doucanoe Registered Audio Abuser


    :lmao: No cheap shot. I would gladly trade garages with you. By the way, whats a cum transformer? I'm not sure if I own one of those.

    RC
     
  15. ejfud

    ejfud Audio Pinhead

    Huge I say.:lmao:
     
  16. doucanoe

    doucanoe Registered Audio Abuser


    I think you might have these. You Fiend!

    RC
     
  17. wilke87

    wilke87 Active Member

    I spoke to the guy he said he had a lot of calls and they were gone by noon ,he asked if he sold them to cheap .OH THANKS FOR SAVING THOSE PICS, I forgot to myself. The cabs of those are look very colse to my janszen z-2cf's also built in 1980.
     
  18. ejfud

    ejfud Audio Pinhead

    I didn't even know what a Domus was till today.

    They are a pretty cool looking speaker IMO.
     
  19. Brudha

    Brudha Shania before Mark Twain Subscriber

    Certainly look unique, but how do they sound? Looks like it was a failed attempt to penetrate the marketplace at the time.
     
  20. doucanoe

    doucanoe Registered Audio Abuser

    I just received an anonymous email that contained this photo.

    Looks like this numbskull got the Domus Mirage speakers.

    RC
     

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