Monacor MPT-001

Piezo Tweeter

  • Frequency response 4-20 kHz
  • SPL: 94 dB
  • For mounting from the back
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Cheap and does the job.

Nickname - 1, 01.10.2018
I wanted these for some cheap little high-frequency in-fills overhead in the room, mostly as an effect. We're putting a lot of wattage through them and filtering HP at about 4k and they're coping fine. They're quite sharp at the mid frequency range (near to the bottom end of their stated range) so we'll probably need to EQ these a good bit more to take a bit of the ear-splitting harshness out. They're very directional as you might imagine, so if you want to use these you'll need to be mindful of your positioning.

The datasheets are very limited on these but I don't think that this is too surprising at this price.

The packaging was interesting: these speakers come in a little plastic bag with no documentation. But again, at this price, you can't complain about that.

The form-factor is quite rugged and I don't think that they could be physically damaged too easily which is nice.

Overall I would - and probably will - buy these again for the same purpose: as an in-fill for high frequency. They're very small and light and neat and tidy and can be hidden away without too much effort and mounted easily too.
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A lance for the piezo

Martin866, 20.10.2009
Piezo tweeters do not enjoy a good reputation, but I would like to break a lance for this tweeter.

In my 2-way bass reflex boxes two of these tweeters from Monacor have been used per box for years. Since these were connected directly parallel to the bass loudspeaker, always one again because of too high voltage (> 40V) died. After I have switched off an RC element with -6dB / octave below 4kHz before the piezos to block the low frequencies, no one has broken. However, the spare piezos, which were not manufactured by Monacor, sounded quite horribly shrill and hard, confirming the bad reputation of the piezos.

At Thomann I found now the originals of Monacor and ordered times one to the sample. I can only say that the extra charge against the imitations offered on the Internet is justified, the sound much softer and more balanced. So I ordered the same 5 pcs and put me two as a reserve.
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