Cuttin-Edge, On-the-Spot Reporting

Final Assembly

After the assembled panels have been in the vacuum-forming machine for 30 minutes, they are transferred to the final-assembly area where . . .

Wiring

. . . the necessary wires are soldered into place.

Panel test

They then get hooked to test equipment, and a frequency sweep is done to test for audible defects.

AirFrame

After successful initial testing, the electrostatic panel is placed into an aluminum-based AirFrame that holds the panel and . . .

Bass cabinets 1

. . . attaches to the bass cabinets that are being assembled nearby.

Bass cabinet 2

The required electronics are pre-tested prior to being . . .

Bass cabinet 3

. . . installed inside the cabinet, and . . .

Woofer placement

. . . the woofer is mounted and . . .

Screwing woofer in

. . . screwed into place.

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