DIY Ribbon Project

The Proof of Concept Protype

 

This describes the first small ribbon I built to see if I could make something that had the potential to be a high quality driver. It worked well and gave me the confidence to go forward with the full size ribbon line.

Construction of the Big Ribbons

 

This has full construction pictures, both mechanical and electrical. It also includes a description of a DIY ribbon pleater.

Measurements

 

Mounting and initial measurements using JustMLS.

Designing a Matching Transformer

 

Designing and building a toroidal matching transformer from scratch.

Background

How did this get started? What is a “True” Ribbon Driver (and what is a “fake” one—just kidding).

What It Cost

 

Here is the breakdown of what it would cost to duplicate my big ribbons