For Sale; One pair of Von Schweikert Audio VR-2’s in African Hazelwood serial #
#’s 1325R & 1326L. This is an impressive sounding pair of speakers with a small footprint. The VR-2s earned Absolute Sounds "Editors Choice Award Most Recommended Component" & Editors Choice Best Buy. The New retail selling price was $3000.00. Cosmetically they are in excellent condition having No scratches or nicks. No Disappointments. Included is the owners manual, base plates, factory packaging material & boxes.
This pair of VR-2s have had up-grades that were personally added AND are recommended by Albert Von Schweikert. Those up-grades include;
The factory wool material was removed and replaced with "No Rez" dampening material. The cost was $250.00 & purchased directly from Von Schweikert.
The driver baskets were damped to eliminate any ringing/resonance.
Note; The cabinet bottoms have a resonance chamber which is designed to be filled with lead shot OR sand to achive ultimate cabinet dampening. "Strongly Recommended" Each cabinet will consume 50lbs of lead shot each which is "Not Included".
• System type: Three-way, four driver system with transmission line.
• Size: 40" tall x 8" wide x 16" deep.
• Woofer system: Twin 165mm (6.5") composite cone drivers.
• Treble system: 1" (25mm) fabric dome tweeter with soft resin damping layers, low distortion motor Ferrofluid liquid cooling/damping, long-throw voice coil and motor assembly.
• Damping system: Resonance Trap cavity provided for insertion of lead shot.
• Crossover: Global Axis Integration Network, 4th order slopes using cascaded 1st order filters at 200 Hz and 2.2 kHz, polypropylene caps and air-core inductors.
• Ambience driver: 1" (25mm) soft dome tweeter with waveguide mounted at rear of the cabinet and Dimension Control for effects level adjustment, calibrated.
• Frequency response: 25 Hz to 25 kHz, -3dB (+/- 1 dB in the midrange).
• Sensitivity: 87.5 dB@1 watt/1 meter, anechoic, 90dB in-room.
• Impedance: 8 ohms nominal, 7 ohms low to 20 ohms high.
• Power handling: 20 watts minimum power, 200 watts maximum rms, 500 watts peak.
• Connection: Five-way binding posts fitted for 6mm spade lugs, with CE-approved sheathing, two pairs per speaker, jumper straps supplied.