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Products - Speaker - Monitor
Product Brand : Harbeth
Product Name : Super HL5+ XD 3-way speakers
Product Genre : Speaker
Condition : NEW

This model is the latest and greatest iteration of the legendary Harbeth HL-Monitor Mk1 from 1977 that launched the Harbeth company. In continuous production through several design generations since its inception, now featuring Harbeth's RADIAL2 driver and a radically new approach to the crossover. The HL5plus gets the very best from the Harbeth-made 200mm RADIAL2 bass/mid driver in a cabinet is skillfully designed according to the pioneering research undertaken by the BBC. The system sound is large, powerful and transparent with an astonishing freshness. No wonder the SHL5 family is such a worldwide legend. The Super Tweeter extends the system response to the upper edge of the audio band and beyond. Harbeth's Super HL5plus loudspeaker produces a huge soundstage of width, depth and weight for a total immersion in the musical performance.

System: 3-way vented: 200mm Harbeth RADIAL2™ bass/mid; 25mm ferro-cooled dome tweeter, 20mm dome Super Tweeter

Frequency response: 40Hz - 20kHz ±3dB free-space, grille on, smooth off-axis response

Nominal impedance: 6 ohms – easy to drive

Sensitivity: 86dB/1W/1m

Suggested power: Works with a wide choice of amplifiers, ideally from 25W/channel

Power handling: 150W programme

Connector: Four 4mm gold-plated binding posts for wires or plugs (bi-wireable)

Dimensions (H x W x D): 635 x 322 x 300mm (+12mm for grille and binding posts)

Optimum position: Overall performance optimised for use away from walls

Stands: Optimally to bring ears level with tweeters: typically 16-20 inches. (Tweeter: 475mm up from cabinet base)

Weight: 15.8kg each, without packing

Packing: Single speaker per protective carton

This model also features; the latest WBT-nextgen binding posts, a new-look super-tweeter with protection bar and Harbeth branded British-made audio grade poly capacitors. Each speaker will include the Harbeth 40th Anniversary limited edition front and back badges, as well as a metallic black and gold anniversary grille badge. In addition to this, the SHL5plus Anniversary model also includes custom bi-wire links; custom Harbeth internal cables.

  Harbeth Super HL5+ XD (Cherry, Rosewood, Walnut)
Price (MSRP)  
CAD 8500.00
USD 6502.50
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Price (MSRP)  
CAD 1500.00
USD 1147.50
  TonTrager Reference Harbeth SHL5+ stands (cherry, maple, walnut, ash, natural be
Price (MSRP)  
CAD 1835.00 Special Order
USD 1403.78

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