Stirling Broadcast BBC LS3/5a V2
- Availability:Special Order
- Brand: Stirling Broadcast
- Product Code: Stirling Broadcast BBC LS3/5a V2
Built under license from the BBC, the Stirling Broadcast LS3/5A V2 represents Stirling Broadcast's first design collaboration with Derek Hughes. Derek drew on his extensive experience of the LS3/5A which reaches back to his work for the BBC in the 1970s. He has achieved something very special by retaining the legendary sonic character of the original, capturing the much loved vocal abilities of the classic 15 ohm version, whilst combining this with the faster more modern sound of the newer 11 ohm. As a result the V2 has improved and extended bass response with greater handling of dynamics.
The Stirling LS3/5A V2 is modelled on the famous 001/002 pair featured in Hi Fi News which were built in-
The V2 comes with Stirling Broadcast's 5 year warranty and the assurance of the future availability of spare parts.
Power Handling: 60w continuous, 110w short term, IEC268
Max Sound Level: 100dB, pair @2m
Input Impedance: 11ohm nominal
Input connections: Bi-wire, 4mm terminals (plug/wires to 4mm cross section area)
Frequency 75Hz to 18kHz +/-3dB (on HF axis @1m)
Crossover 3 kHz
Cabinet Details: Two-way infinite baffle (sealed box). 188mm (w) x 168mm (d) x 302mm (h)
Weight: 4.4kg (shipping weight 12kg - pair)
Veneers Available: Cherry, Walnut, English Oak, Black Ash, Wild Oak, Zebrano, Ebony, Rosewood