You are bidding on a pair of
Shindo Lafite speakers in Pau Ferro finish.
These were made to order, purchased from Shindo authorized dealer in July 2014.
We are the original owners since new. These pair of speakers have
been very well looked after in a non-smoking professional couple’s home with no
kids, no pets, and in a well ventilated environment.
With all speakers, reviews
always talk about the qualities – however one thing stands out the most amongst
all – the utterly life-like performance of these speakers – if you like the
sound of this, then these are the ones for you.
From Pitch Perfect Audio: “ Fun, slightly rambunctious, perhaps even a
little daring – with gobs of brilliance thrown in for good measure – they
are everything you yearned for in an entry point Shindo speaker… and
From Audio Aficionado: “ .. if I had to pick one predominant trait
though, it would be lively and invigorating, but that really doesn’t do them
Design brief: An efficient
(96db/8Ω) full range Shindo 8″ field coil
driver integrated within a unique, carefully tuned cabinet. Beautifully
constructed, the field coil driver is Shindo’s own design. The internal
Shindo field coil power supply (240V) completes the tidy package.
Dimensions: 365mm(14″) W x
1000mm(39.5″) H x 450mm(17.75″) D
From Audio Aficionado: “The Lafites are an adventure, not a snooze
on the beach… There is an incredible energy associated with them.”
So, if you’re still reading,
and you would like to go on an adventure, then the Shindo Lafites are the ones
for you to discover.
A quote that really
resonated with me from Pen to Paper | pitch perfect audio:
“ … Shindo is one of the very few audio manufacturers
whose products must be taken on their own, their value not to be determined
entirely or even largely by a price/performance ratio nor by comparison with
other products along a similar metric. This does not mean that considerations
of cost should be banned when thinking about whether to purchase a Shindo
product. Quite the contrary; given what they do, Shindo products are, in relative