Tag: loudspeakers

Fritz Grove Loudspeakers

Some trees grow in a jungle, some grow in a forest, and in California, where Fritz lives, the larger more majestic trees (the Giant Sequoia and the Redwood) grow in groves. All speakers in the Fritz lineup are hand-built in the US using high-quality drivers; the prices range from just under a grand per pair
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Revel Ultima Studio2 Loudspeakers

Mama said you only get one chance to make a first impression. That is certainly true by Alan Silverman for a loudspeaker, and I expect I’ll never forget the startling experience of hearing Revel’s Ultima Studio2 loudspeakers in my mastering room for the first time. [For the uninitiated, Revel is a Harman-owned company alongside pro
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Electro-Voice ZXA1-90 Two-Way Loudspeaker

The E-V ZXA1-90 is a small (17.88 x 11.12 x 10.38 inches), amplified, two-way loudspeaker built for portable sound reinforcement applications, which utilizes the EV8L 8-inch woofer and the DH2005 1-inch exit compression driver, the latter of which is a titanium diaphragm tweeter coupled with a rotatable 90 x 50 degree waveguide.

Turbosound Milan M15 Powered Loudspeaker

West Sussex, U.K.-based Turbosound is not a company I can easily associate with portable PA products. The first thing I think of when I see Turbosound’s distinctive logo is Iron Maiden’s World Slavery Tour of 1984/1985 — one of the longest tours in rock ’n’ roll history — and its massive, incredible Turbosound rig. And
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Emotiva ERM-1 and ERD-1 Loudspeakers

Specifications: ERM-1 Speaker type: Sealed MTM Bookshelf Frequency Range: 80-20Khz +/-2db Sensitivity: 89dB Dimensions: 13.5”h X 7.75”w X 9.5”d Woofer: 2 – 5¼” Tweeter: 1 – 1” Silk Dome Weight 21 lbs Each (Boxed in felt bag) Enclosure: MDF -Braced and highly damped Non-reflective black satin lacquer finish Price: $199.00 (Each 3 Reviewed) ERD-1 Speaker type: Sealed
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SVSound SBS-01 Loudspeakers

Specifications: Speaker type: Sealed Bookshelf Frequency Range: 68Hz – 20kHz ± 3dB Sensitivity: 85dB Dimensions: 12” X 7” X 9.5” Woofer: 1 – 5¼” Tweeter: 1 – 1” Silk Dome Weight 11 lbs (Each) Enclosure: MDF laminated with textured vinyl Price: $225.00 I am not a frequent poster to the large assortment message boards available to people these
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Paradigm Monitor 7 v6 Floor Standing Speakers

Specifications: Design MagneShieldTM optional for Black Ash only, 4-driver, 2-1/2-way bass reflex, quasi-3rd-order resistive port Crossover 3rd-order electro-acoustic at 2.0 kHz, 2nd-order electro-acoustic at 700 Hz (lower bass drivers) High-Frequency Driver 25-mm (1 in) H-PTDTM dome, ferrofluid cooled Bass / Midrange Driver(s) 140-mm (5-1/2 in) M-ICPTM cone, 25-mm (1 in) voice coil, GRIPTM chassis Bass
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DIY Hell: The “Spirit of Orion” A Full Frequency, OB/Subwoofer Inspired By Siegfried Linkwitz’s Orion Loudspeakers. Part I

Well as promised (finally), I’m nearing completion of the the “Spirit of Orion” loudspeaker project . For those that don’t know, the Orions are Siegfried Linkwitz’s DIY “challenge” to the world of loudspeakers. Dr Linkwitz (of Linkwitz-Riley crossover fame and the designer of some seriously expensive , but reportedly excellent Audio Artistry “Beethoven” loudspeakers). When
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Elemental Designs A6-6T6 Monitors

Specifications:  Max Power-200w Min Power-15w Nominal Impedance-6 Ohm Sensitivity: 89.6db Tweeter: 1.3 inch Silk Dome Midrange Drivers: (2) 6 inch Poly Cabinet type: Dual vented Frequency Response: 50-22Khz =/-3db Measurements: 22.4 in H x 8.65 in W x 9 in D Weight: 42lbs pair Price: $365 pair Growing up in a small community my parents
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