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The wall loudspeaker is always helpful if the room does not provide space for a compact or floorstanding loudspeaker.
Both compact and wall-mounted loudspeakers reproduce sound optimally if they are located about one meter away from the wall.
Our wall speakers reproduce lifelike sound best if the speakers are mounted on the rear wall.
Below are some solutions by driver manufacturers.
Thiel & Partner knows to produce aluminiumoxyde cones.
A floorstanding with Accuton chassis is Chorda.
Alcone was founded by Ralph Mantel in 1988, offering metal cone drivers at reasonable prices.
All drivers feature exceptional signal adherence and excellent decay attenuation. Alcone mids and bass
drivers display an aluminium sandwich cone with a surface that has been hardened through anodising.
The result is an enormously light and yet rigid cone, producing an airy and lifelike sound.
Audaphon tweeter, ribbons and woofer feature an excellent price/performance ratio.
Highest performance deliver:
Founded in 1924, Celestion has grown to become one of the world's largest and most innovative manufacturers of loudspeakers.
Especially the innovation in LF and compression drivers places Celestion at the heart of the professional sound reinforcement industry,
Ciare is an Italian producer of chassis. Ciare produces chassis that satisfy different demands: CH 250 is a fullrange with very high efficiency.
Eton produces loudspeakers with Hexacone sandwich cones.
Excel is one of the Seas brands (see below), which are produced in Norway. They produce very hard cones made of magnesium.
In DIY Fostex is known for fullrange drivers.
Mivoc is well known for DIY kits with very good price performance ratio.
Mission speakers are known for more than 30 years.
Monacor International was founded in 1964 in Bremen, Germany, and has since grown to a company group operating worldwide.
Their well-known brands offer an extensive range of products which includes 5,000 items from the most varying areas
like PA technology, security technology, car HiFi, speaker technology, stage equipment and DJ equipment.
Peerless was founded in Denmark in 1926.
Peerless quickly became known as one of the foremost producers of speakers for the newly emerging
radio market. Soon after with the advent of television, Peerless again led the way in sound quality.
For over 80 years, Peerless has been designing and producing market leading components for the loudspeaker industry.
In 1996, nestled against the foothills of Taipei City, Tang band Ltd. was born.
Tang Band was created with one overriding goal in mind; to make innovative, high quality speaker drivers.
Vifa Loudspeakers are renamed to Peerless.
Visaton is a German loudspeaker manufacturer. With 30 years of experience in the field of
acoustics and loudspeaker technology and a future oriented engagement in research and development,
Visaton is nowadays a specialised and world wide successfully operating loudspeaker manufacturer.
Wavecor is an innovative force in loudspeaker technology. High quality loudspeaker units for
industry and personal customers (DIY) - for Hi-Fi stereo, multi media, home theater, pro, car applications, etc.
Tweeters, midranges, fullranges, woofers, subwoofers. Evaluation kits. Complete car component sets.
Complete OEM speaker system turnkey solutions for the industry.
Since this magazine is targeted at the DIY market, every edition features loudspeaker
kits, indispensable information for the DIY community.
This loudspeaker DIY publication has a longstanding tradition. For many decades
top-quality kits have been featured and off course
the extremely popular Cheap Tricks (CT).