Listen to superior quality … It is after all a good marketing tool. anything I've heard. Well, the port is not the source, if I had to guess I would say that something in the box is ringing and making this sound, but it could be the drivers themselves. With such an obvious hit, you might ask, "Why update now?" Your Mix is Only as Good as Your Monitors. axis vertically(stand up in front of the speakers) which may be why my wife heard it when she passed through the room. Also, my measurements below 600Hz are just completely random depending on where the microphone and speakers are placed. If you are thinking of picking the 308's up just consider that they are freaking gigantic, To help you make the best mix decisions, we equipped all the monitors in this series with acclaimed 3 Series transducers that now perform even better. JBL was nice enough to cover the inner side walls with some type The claim is that there is something special here, a new bargain, a new answer for audio perfection on the cheap. - The KEF Q300 review is up! JBL LSR305P MkII review: Features and design. Update: JBL LSR308 review is done. realization that I can't hear a 3dB shift at 15kHz. Reveal impressive detail, ambience and depth in your mixes thanks to the groundbreaking JBL Image Control Waveguide. defraction. It's a never ending marathon of messing with positioning, taking measurements, dicking with the hi and low gain/cut switches, playing Watch. Hear deep, accurate and tightly controlled bass thanks to a long-throw woofer and the patented JBL Slip Stream™ low-frequency port. The dimensions and acoustics of a room can have a major effect on sonic accuracy, and that’s why the JBL 3 Series family lets you adjust the response to fit your studio. Dayton Makes a Budget Desktop speaker with a crossover - Dayton Audio MK402 review is up! DIY Madisound speakers and his HK3490 amp in his living room. JBL’s Patented Slip Stream™ low frequency port design works in concert with the woofer to produce deep bass response at all playback levels. Not in a generic "it makes music good" way, but good on the level of "Compared to everything I've ever heard these sound good." These speakers act like big shit on the desktop, so it's time to take them to the floor and punish them publicly to see what they can take when provided room to perform. Note: There have been plenty of write ups on the pros and cons of using these speakers as studio monitors. When the opportunity presented itself, we decided to make those final improvements to the transducers, add a frequently-requested feature, and apply the latest manufacturing learnings. A frequency response of 39Hz to 24kHz is specified — but I note that this is measured at the -10dB points, not the more common -3dB points. This is the kind that you get from a dead room with headlight beam dispersion speakers, but these are not headlights, and this room is anything representation of your mix—revealing subtle details, even when listening off-axis. when used the JBL's. Frequency response (+/- 3dB): 49 - 20,000 Hz; Maximum level: 108 dB; Input sensitivity adjustable +4 dBu / -10 dB; Boundary EQ; HF trim switch; Line input XLR and 6.3 mm jack balanced ; 15 mm MDF housing; Dimensions (HxWxD): 298 x 185 x 231 mm; Weight: 4.73 kg; Price per piece; Further Information. It also helps cancel magnetic interferance outside of the speaker, which I'm guessing might be a factor with it sitting a few inches from the amp board. Offering a broad sweet spot and neutral frequency response, JBL 305P MkII delivers a crystal-clear representation of your mix—revealing subtle details, even when listening off-axis. Lucky for us they can be plugged into a switched power bar or other remote AC switch because there is a soft start/delay when turning them on. Bass perfomance is put to the test, and it falls apart a bit here and there sounding compressed when I crank the volume to couch shaking levels. Even if you have a kicking HiFi now you might want to pick up a pair of the JBL LSR305's as something to try out. There is a lip that follows the outside edge of the baffle to attach it to the wooden box, so you should be able to just pull the plate My main reference point for frequency response is a pair of highly rated NAD Viso HP 50 headphones. The 6.5" 306P MkII is perfect if you need even more volume and bass response while still maintaining a compact footprint. dispersion. everything. BIG SOUND OUT OF THE BOX JBL 305P MkII is ready for the most demanding production styles right out of the box. The double-flared shape of the port is precisely engineered for greater low-frequency extension and reduced turbulence. The JBL LSR305's have changed my mind about what constant directivity can do. At a little over 10 pounds a piece the random garbage collection was sagging a bit under the weight of these monsters. With the revolutionary JBL Image Control Waveguide and refined transducers, JBL 305P MkII offers stunning detail, precise imaging, a wide sweet spot and impressive dynamic range that enhances the critical listening capabilities of any modern workspace. Beim JBL LSR 305P MKII handelt sich um den kompaktesten Vertreter aus der 3er-Serie des amerikanischen Herstellers, für die einige der effizientesten Konzepte von den wesentlich teureren M2 Monitoren übernommen wurden. force around the voice coil which helps with efficiency. My The next-generation JBL 305P MkII powered studio monitor makes legendary JBL performance available to every studio. Lock and load, we are hitting the bottom of the barrel with both barrels - The Logitech z313 review is up! The spider very large and seems to control the woofer very well. damaging my hearing with test tones. I set both these and the JBL's side by side, matched volume levels and conducted a direct A/B comparison. Enjoy soaring, immaculately detailed highs via the woven-composite 1" Neodymium tweeter. The LSR310S offers plenty of other professional features. The wood of the box does not seem very thick, and if I had to guess I would say it's the normal cardboard junk I see on just about every cheap speaker from China. budget construction gives a metallic ringing to it, maybe the amp board resonating. Moreover, the configuration of the JBL 305p MK II is bi-amp, as it works with two different amplifiers, where each of them is used to adjust the low and high frequency. JBL Transducers are legendary for their performance. No one really cares about the driver though, the real star of the show is the waveguide. Big Sound Out of the Box. The XLF Extended Low Frequency Setting, a JBL first, activates a specially-engineered tuning that emulates the ample bass tuning used in today's dance clubs. upgrade to these speakers if you can source the epoxy and not melt the baffle in the process. My expectations for living room system is that it should be able to entertain a crowd of drunk people dancing around like idiots... this is just about loud enough, and it has more in it as I'm not hearing distortion. JBL Professional 305P MkII Next-Generation 5-Inch 2-Way Powered Studio Monitor. Monitors in the 3 Series are designed to the JBL Linear Spatial Reference criteria—a series of 72 individual measurements taken 360 degrees. amp off of the back and fill it up to that point and wait for it to dry. Perhaps JBL's convinced that frequency response and directivity trumps (this word has gained new meanings in recent years) everything, and that people will buy blind from good Spinorama performance. 30 years in the making, the ancient Bose 901 finally gets measured - The Bose 901 review is up! In this JBL 305P MkII review, you'll discover why this affordable studio monitor is a great all-round performer. The 3 Series long-throw woofer and its damped woven composite Neodymium tweeter are designed from the ground up to reproduce the powerful transients and micro dynamics of your mix. Declare independence from the British sound! Although, the JBL measurements posted above have got me thinking--the off axis response in the upper range looks quite smooth, unlike the on axis response, which makes me wonder if the odd behavior in the upper frequencies on axis is necessary in order to achieve the nice off axis response. A +4dBu/-10dBV input sensitivity switch ensures compatibility with a wide range of consumer and professional signal sources and a high-frequency trim switch with +2dB settings allows the speaker's high-frequency response … These drivers deliver impressive deep bass and smooth high frequency response … ... 24 kHz and a frequency response of 49 Hz – 20 kHz they provide plenty of … I've got them plugged directly into the RCA output from my The amps here are class D amps, 41 watts per driver, so 82 per speaker, or more than enough to damage you and sound great doing it. Listening position measurement of before and after the correction. The claim is that there is something special here, a new bargain, a new answer for audio perfection on the cheap. With the revolutionary JBL Image Control Waveguide and refined transducers, the JBL 305P MkII powered 5" (10.16 cm) two-way studio monitor offers stunning detail, precise imaging, a wide sweet … test tones, playing the same songs over and over trying to nail down what it is that bugs me about these speakers. ... it's a flared port, and seems to be tuned to a reasonable frequency. Even 305P blows JBL 104 out of the water, in terms of frequency response, distortion, and bass extension. The areas that it's lacking are in euphoric's, and a realistically sized/shaped sound stage, but closer than normal placement to side walls and running wide sweet spot and neutral frequency response, JBL 305P MkII delivers a crystal clear representation of your mix, revealing subtle details, even when listening off-axis. 3mm allen key and make sure the woofer screws are snug. waveguide said that the M2(high dollar version of these speakers) waveguide is filled with epoxy on the back to eliminate ringing because the waveguide can act like a bell. off the shelf part. speaker is so tonally correct out the box if you touch these you are making the speaker sound worse. To help you make the best mix decisions, JBL equipped the 305P MkII with acclaimed 3 Series transducers that now perform even better. The speakers ship with consumer mode as the default, and I did not have any issues using unbalanced RCA to 1/4 inch jack This review is from the perspective of an objective audiophile tall on expectations and short on budget, so try to keep Even 305P blows JBL 104 out of the water, in terms of frequency response, distortion, and bass extension. Even though the sound measures flat and sounds correct I get the impression that there is too much information in the upper midrange, particularly in drums and vocals. To help you make the best mix decisions, JBL equipped the 305P MkII with acclaimed 3 Series transducers that now perform even better. Oh the humanity... the baffle is molded plastic that doubles as the waveguide, it's about as thick as a milk crate, or about 1/8 inch, and seems to be glued to the wooden box. This is the best photo I could manage of the back of the waveguide which shows ribbing and looks like someone took some time to try to make this as good as it could be given the material choice. Maybe some JBL waveguide designer will spot this review and either let me know I'm an idiot or tell me what I'm hearing. For use as part of a larger full-range system, the 306P MkII is compatible with JBL's LSR310S active subwoofer, which itself takes care of crossover duties. If you come across additional data points that are not included in this document, feel free to comment or send me an e-mail and I'll gladly add it to the list. I've had these speakers for a few days now, and I've listened to them for about 100 hours. The delay is long enough for me to turn on one speaker, walk over to the other, turn it on, and then look at the first and wonder if it's going to turn on.. and then it does. Here's the cheapest way to hook up JBL 305/306/308's to your desktop/laptop (to the headphone jack)...in this case your desktop/laptop will be using the built-in DAC to send the signal to the JBL… The Dayton B652-AIR is reviewed for great justice. of the dispersion and my ears just need to get used to the sound, so I did. Keep in mind these are studio monitors so they are not overbearing in bass like commercial speakers. Except for the extremes of bass and treble, the JBL produce a very similar sound signature. up. By Etienne Dechamps (e-t172) - etienne@edechamps.fr Last updated: February 2017. These speakers are that good. Simply plug in, power on, and start creating. The 3-position HF Trim switch allows you to adjust the high-frequency response of the monitors to tailor them to room acoustics or personal tastes. but dead. It incorporates the patented JBL Slip Stream™ Port, which works in concert with a custom 10" down-firing driver and a 200 Watt amplifier to add deep, powerful bass to any studio monitor system. reflected sound without addressing the forward sound Starting the EQ process I have no idea what I'm looking for, it all looks good and I'm certain my measurement setup is garbage below 500Hz, and above that not good enough to be 100% sure that something is from the New Scores for all reviewed speakers - Compare and sort for fun! JBL LSR305 Studio Monitor. Using that, the JBL 305P has a low end response down to 44 Hz: Integrating the revolutionary JBL Image Control Waveguide, 3 Series MkII monitors offer stunning detail, precise imaging, a wide sweet spot and impressive dynamic range that’s unheard of in their class. These are to be used in the dark to align your ears for the best imaging. I'm guessing you want to know if it works.. well, yeah it works like a fucking champ. direct sound both being damn near flat it makes for a new experience. That's a textile dome and it has rolled surround that makes it look bigger and helps push down the resonance frequency of the driver so it can crossover lower. This seller is open to offers. OK, so that spike at 1350Hz is not my room, it's the speaker behaving badly. I switched between my receiver's headphone output and a UCA202 DAC, both of which sounded good, but the UCA202 has some buzz on it Now my wife is normally not the kind to say anything about my speakers other than I have too many, and has probably the most untrained ear out of anyone I A high pass filter would definately help clean up the bass response, but the You know those JBL guys make pro amps, and as a part of Harmon they also have a few people in the rolodex from companies like Crown, and Mark Levinson. While there are downsides to having a thin plastic baffle JBL made lemonade out of lemons and took the opportunity to physically time align the drivers. For lovers of bass or for those that work with bass-heavy tracks in the studio you’ll be impressed with the low end. T With three different models to choose from, there’s a 3 Series monitor to fit your studio and budget. Offering a broad sweet spot and neutral frequency response, 3 Series monitors deliver a crystal-clear. aging squeezebox and I'll be cranking to volume by hand on the back of the speakers. JBL LSR305 also uses a wide sweet spot. retain the best qualities of the originals, but now look better, sound better, and provide transparent sound in even more production environments. If you look closely you can see a little light bleeding from the front LED. At just $99 from Guitar Center, we’d recommend doubling up for killer stereo sound! no complaints for its size it does a hell of a job. I've always liked poly woofers, and this one plays clean and loud. Time alignment means that the tweeter and woofer's acoustic The 305P MkII is equipped with a boundary EQ for controlling the low frequency response when placed near a wall, as well as a 3-position HF trim switch. The JBL 305P MkII have a frequency response rate of 49 Hz – 20 kHz and range of 43 Hz – 24 kHz which ensures you will have enough scope to hear all the tinier details of your music. With the revolutionary JBL Image Control Waveguide and refined transducers, the JBL 306P MkII powered 6" (15.24 cm) two-way studio monitor offers stunning detail, precise imaging, a wide sweet spot and impressive dynamic range that enhances the critical listening capabilities of any modern workspace. ... not colored rising response … That's a port, it's a flared port, and seems to be tuned to a reasonable frequency. I enable the EQ and... again nothing... well I'll just listen for a bit. The dome sounds good, and I did not hear any distortion from it while A knock on the side of the speaker after finding out about the If you want to be "one of those people" then you can get out your Learn more. Big Sound Out of the Box JBL 305P … cables. ELAC A-Stock UB5 Listening Impressions are up! With the revolutionary JBL Image Control Waveguide and refined transducers, the JBL 305P MkII powered 5" (10.16 cm) two-way studio monitor offers stunning detail, precise imaging, a wide sweet spot and impressive dynamic range that enhances the critical listening capabilities of any modern workspace. got to work. Taking a more heavy handed approach I go full retard and smash it flat down to 800Hz just to see what if anything happens. Frequency Response: 49 Hz to 20 kHz (±3 dB) Frequency Range: 43 Hz to 24 kHz (-10 dB) Low Frequency Extension: 43 Hz: SPL: Continuous: 94 dB Peak: 108 dB: Maximum Input: Maximum Peak … JBL 305P MkII is … Vanatoo Transparent One Review - Software update brings new standard of performance! Let's see if we can find the source. Offering a broad sweet spot and neutral frequency response, JBL 305P MkII delivers a crystal-clear representation of your mix—revealing subtle details, even when listening off-axis. With JBL’s patented Slip Stream™. Well, these sound good out the box. Freehand pointing a microphone at the speaker in a random ways comes back with some of the best measurements I've ever recorded, this pattern control is god like. I'm not sure how I'll fit them in the office for testing, and if they employ the same construction methods they may have structural problems that are not showing up on the 305 with it's smaller It also has the JBL transducers which provide deep bass and smooth high-frequency response. The result is a studio monitor you can trust—with unmatched peak handling, stunning dynamics. The speakers are connected to my Schiit Jotunheim via balanced cable. For use as part of a larger full-range system, the 306P MkII is compatible with JBL… Then I heard it, it's the slightest sound of distortion that was there is now gone. Here are the close mic measurements of the drivers.. all looks good, but the port is putting out sound in the range of interest. The only problem I see here is the trim ring on the woofer is kind of shit and it looks like it wants to rattle. Broad sweet spot: neutral frequency response across a wide area allows you to fine-tune your mix even while listening off-axis Purchase includes: 305P MKII studio monitor (x1), Power Cord (x1), quick set … The source is a computer playing flac ripped from my small cd collection and high bitrate spotify. The result—new editions of these popular studio monitors that. speaker or from the room. JBL; JBL 305P MKII (pair) 2020 Black. Well here is the review, let's see what all of the I adjust everything back to level so as to not mess with the tone. JBL 305P studio monitors: Was $149, now just $99, save $50 ... instead they operate using a flat-frequency response. The imaging is there, the waveguide competes very well with the RAAL tweeter on the Selah Mejor's for imaging and smoke it for detail in my shity living room. around each speaker to ensure a faithful reproduction of your mix, whatever your listening environment. JBL Professional 305P and LSR305 Feature However, when you check their specification, it seems that in term of audible difference, the newer speaker 305P is featured with a new tweeter that has a smoother transient response … Charles Sprinkle the designer of this This matches up with Harman's research as the best way to listen First impression was that this is a side effect The trim controls are not to be touched.. they work just fine, but the This document attempts to compile all published measurements of the LSR305 and LSR308 active monitor speakers from JBL … Originally developed for our flagship M2 Master Reference Monitor, this patented innovation ensures an acoustically seamless transition between the low- and high-frequency transducers and provides an immersive soundstage with precise imaging. As two amplifiers are used to have a more profound and accurate frequency response, a more defined sound is produced by the studio monitor. Your Mix is Only as Good as Your Monitors To help you make the best mix decisions, JBL equipped the 305P MkII with acclaimed 3 Series transducers that now perform even better. Your Mix is Only as Good as Your Monitors. Check out the system finder to see what I recommend. What is going on here is that the direct sound from the speaker is tonally matched to the reflected sound, so everything gets covered in wonderfully neutral sound. AMT tweeter on a B652? Speakers ended up a little less than 4 feet apart and directly in front of the computers. People have been asking me to review these speakers for months. It has a damped woven composite Neodymium tweeter and a long-throw woofer. Since their release, word has spread on the quality and value found in the original JBL 3 Series, resulting in wide adoption from hobbyists to high-end professionals working in music, film, post, and broadcast production worldwide. Based on all of that I'm going to take a stab and guess that this is not an The 5" 305P MkII offers a remarkably full sound in an enclosure small enough to fit in the tightest workspace. Creative Sound Solutions DIY Solution for the high end - CSS Criton 1TD v2 review is up! tweeter still is performing to task, clean and perfect with no compression. Port and 200w of power, the LSR310S subwoofer adds deep, accurate bass to your monitoring system. Well here is the review, let's see what all of the buzz is about. They are in very nice shape with only a few light blemishes here and there. Balanced connection on the back of the amp as well as a prosound/consumer level input sensitivity switch. Lone Star Audio Fest 2018 - Staying up late, drinking too much, smoking like chimneys! I ordered a pair of the JBL 305P MkII's just to see if they sounded as good as the A5's at almost half the price ($110 each at the time). JBL LSR305 & LSR308 measurements. JBL 305P MkII is … JBL engineers took things to the next level with faster HF transient response through fine-tuned ferrofluid damping, and greater low-frequency linearity and lower harmonic distortion, courtesy of an enhanced woofer design. The result is a studio monitor you can trust—with unmatched peak handling, stunning dynamics and neutral frequency response that’s unbeatable in its class. Design. Each model is required to perform flawlessly at maximum volume for an unheard-of 100 hours—without failure. I did not notice this on my back walls in pitch darkness, so it should not be an issue. Less than 4 minutes of being in the room with the speakers she said that it sounded too crazy like things were all over the place. Offering a broad sweet spot and neutral frequency response, JBL 305P MkII delivers a crystal-clear representation of your mix—revealing subtle details, even when listening off-axis. Mint. From what I recall the 6 dB drop point is considered a reasonable limit. SVS Prime Bookshelf Review is now available for your viewing pleasure. The next-generation JBL 305P MkII powered studio monitor makes legendary JBL performance available to every studio. They are bright, but much like the waveguide they diffuse nicely and don't beam. Dual integrated Class D power amplifiers, which we custom designed for each transducer, give you generous dynamic range for any project. To ensure flexible connectivity, JBL included a balanced XLR input and a balanced 1/4" TRS input, both of which feature dented level control. Offering a broad sweet spot and neutral frequency response, JBL 305P MkII delivers a crystal-clear representation of your mix—revealing subtle details, even when listening off-axis. Before being approved for production, 3 Series monitors must first pass our strenuous JBL Power Test. I've never tested anything so uniformly flat both on and off axis in the treble range, and they have a ton of detail in there with the reflected sound and Hifi-Forum » Stereo » Lautsprecher » Kann ein Lautsprecher wirklich "schlecht" sein ? They deliver clear, balanced sound to help you mix and master accurately, and come with the confidence you get from using a trusted brand. The biggest change is a tiny spike centered at There is an extra backing magnet on the woofer, this increases magnetic Click here to get the DSP correction file for the JBL LSR305 speakers. off of me after I finish the review, replacing my DIY Madisound speakers and his HK3490 amp in his living room. Smaller than small, deeper than deep - iLoud Micro Monitor review is up! The new Boundary EQ attenuates the low-end boost that can occur when you place monitors directly on the desktop or near walls. This change is so slight that while I can A/B it, it's depends what song is played how long it will take me. The only person who in anyway agreed with me was my lovely wife. I've even called in help, my buddy Scott listened to them and after calling me crazy now plans to buy these speakers They're not even in the same league. … My buddy Scott will be picking the up LSR305's soon and I plan on taking on the JBL LSR308's as my next review when I get the cash together. of black foam, not sure if it's doing much, but it looks nice when you open the box. Both powerful as well as sleek in black, the Sennheiser CX 213 Noise isolating, in ear headphones can be a perfect workout or travel companion. NEW January 2020: The 305P MkII has been measured by amirm from AudioScienceReview using state of the art equipment! and neutral frequency response that’s unbeatable in its class. The result is a studio monitor you can trust -- with unmatched peak handling, stunning dynamics and neutral frequency response that's unbeatable in its class. The fit and finish of the enclose is very nice. To … Frequency response (+/- 3dB): 49 - 20,000 Hz; Maximum level: 108 dB; Input sensitivity adjustable +4 dBu / -10 dB; Boundary EQ; HF trim switch; Line input XLR and 6.3 mm jack balanced ; 15 mm MDF housing; Dimensions (HxWxD): 298 x 185 x 231 mm; Weight: 4.73 kg; Price per piece; Ulteriori informazioni. With the revolutionary JBL Image Control Waveguide and refined transducers, JBL 305P … Note: There have been plenty of write ups on the pros and cons of using these speakers as studio monitors. Hands down no shit detail, not colored rising response detail. Rs. While other manufacturers use off-the-shelf components, and make subjective decisions about the sound, we build speakers that squeeze every ounce of performance from each component to deliver efficient, accurate sound reproduction. and neutral frequency response that’s unbeatable in its class. For the price and something you can The -3dB point on this speaker is 43Hz on the spec sheet, and I get exactly that in my room. self justification is that if JBL had DSP in the budget they would have used it, and the M2's use DSP so it's fair game. I was astonished at how good these sound, especially without a subwoffer, very clean sound and they have only improved over time. As two amplifiers are used to have a more profound and accurate frequency response… Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for JBL Professional 305P MkII Next-Generation 5-Inch 2-Way Powered Studio Monitor at Amazon.com. Here's the cheapest way to hook up JBL 305/306/308's to your desktop/laptop (to the headphone jack)...in this case your desktop/laptop will be using the built-in DAC to send the signal to the JBL's. JBL LSR 305 Frequency Response & Directivity. Your Mix is Only as Good as Your Monitors To help you make the best mix decisions, JBL equipped the 305P MkII with acclaimed 3 Series transducers that now perform even better. uniform flat sound for the room. It seems like power supply interference as the noise get's better the further away from the computer I can get it. Let's see plugging the port does us any favors. JBL Professional 305P and LSR305 are popular for its sound quality and this is introduced by the technology comes from the older model which is called as JBL Image Control Waveguide technology. The power switch is back here, and turning them on an off is a pain in the ass. As a result, you can depend on 3 Series monitors to deliver consistently excellent sound reproduction for years to come. The technology helps produce a smooth high-frequency response and deep bass. Big Sound Out of the Box. JBL 305P MKii. Powered by what I took as support from my loving wife I took a stab at making a correction for these speakers. As low as $18/month with. Small and cheap speakers transform into retarded and good... Micca COVO-S Review! Your Mix is Only as Good as Your Monitors To help you make the best mix decisions, JBL equipped the 305P MkII with acclaimed 3 Series transducers that now perform even better. My wife said these are the nicest looking speakers that I've tested. Correcting Sir Andrew Jones speakers is one thing, but I'm about to commit heresy by putting makeup on Harman's baby and eqing one of the most naturally flat speakers I've ever run across. Frequency response (+/- 3dB): 49 - 20,000 Hz; Maximum level: 108 dB; Input sensitivity adjustable +4 dBu / -10 dB; Boundary EQ; HF trim switch; Line input XLR and 6.3 mm jack balanced ; 15 mm MDF housing; Dimensions (HxWxD): 298 x 185 x 231 mm; Weight: 4.73 kg; Price per piece; Further Information. 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