Spendor S3/5R2 Bookshelf loudspeaker

Spendor S3/5R2 Bookshelf loudspeaker

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A more natural and dynamic successor to the ledgendary BBC LS3/5A bookshelf monitor, the new Spendor S3/5R2 builds many improvements into the design, retaining the unique neutrality of the original whilst giving better bass extension, dynamics, imaging and power handling. Featuring a 140mm long throw bass midrange driver with high power handling constructed from ep39 polymer with phase plug plus 22mm dome tweeter with low distortion and wide frequency range. An infinite baffle design allows the speakerto be located close to a rear wall without bass boom or ill effects on sound quality. Thin wall speaker cabinet technology with appropriate damping combine with the superior crossover components and advanced drive units to create a loudspeaker of exquisite sound quality and beauty.

Ex-Dem in cherry finish only.

Model Bookshelf speaker
Specifications Description 2 way stand or open‐shelf mounted loudspeaker
Enclosure type Sealed
HF drive unit 22mm wide‐surround dome
MF/LF drive unit Spendor 140mm ep39 cone
Sensitivity 85dB for 1 watt at 1 metre
Crossover frequency 4.2 kHz
Frequency response 75 Hz to 20 kHz ± 3dB anechoic
Frequency range ‐6dB at 60Hz typical in‐room
Impedance 8 ohms nominal
Impedance minimum 6.2 ohms
Power handling 100 watts unclipped programme
Terminals Gold plated 4 way binding posts single‐wired
Cabinet (HxWxD) 305 x 165 x 190mm exc terminals
Finish Black ash, cherry, light oak, dark walnut
Weight 4.6 kg each
Stand height 500‐600mm [stand not supplied]

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Under £50 Orders £7.50 £12.50 £15.00
Over £50 Orders FREE £19.99 £29.99
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Scottish Highlands Post Codes: AB30-38, AB41-42, AB44-56, FK17-99, G83, IV1-28, IV30-39, IV52-54, IV63, KW1-14, PA21-33, PA34-40, PH15-26, PH31-41, PH49-50
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Scilly Isles Post Codes: TR21, TR22, TR23, TR24, TR25

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