Harbeth Super HL5 Plus Stand-Mount Speakers
The Super HL5'sPictured finishes (left to right): Rosewood, Ebony, Eucalyptus, Cherry (rear) & Anniversary Walnut.Anniversary speakers implement the latest WBT-nextgen binding posts, British-made audio grade poly capacitors, and Harbeth's 40th Anniversary ultra-pure OFC internal cable.
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.
Transducer: 3-way vented, 200mm RADIAL2™ bass/mid; 25mm ferro-cooled dome tweeter, 20mm dome SuperTweeter Frequency response: 40Hz - 20kHz ±3dB free-space, grille on, smooth off-axis response Impedance: 6 ohms, easy to drive Sensitivity: 86dB/1W/1m Amplifier suggestion: works with a wide range of amplifiers, suggested from 25W/channel. Power handling: 150W programme Connectors: four 4mm gold-plated binding posts for wires or plugs (biwireable) Dimensions: 635 x 322 x 300mm (+12mm for grille and binding posts) Finish: cherry, tiger ebony, eucalyptus, rosewood Space needs: overall response 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, unpacked Packing: single speaker per protective carton