PENTATON BB

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3 Way Sealed Enclosure, 1x B200 & 4x BG20 #5888

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Product Specifications
Manufacturer VISATON
Kit Model Loudspeaker Kit Pentaton BB #5888 Germany
Impedance 4 ohms
Power Handling (RMS) 200 W
Frequency Response 40 – 18000 Hz
Sensitivity 99 dB

Full-range loudspeakers are enjoying another comeback and arousing increased interest, embodying, as they do, everything that a point sound source should be. Large full-range loudspeakers like the B 200 6 Ohm have the additional characteristic of transmitting the sound in a tightly bundled beam, which produces a very tangible, three-dimensional effect and allows individual instruments to be easily located. A drawback of the system, however, is that this beaming process and the sensitivity are reduced at lower frequencies. The PENTATON BB was developed specifically as a cabinet based on the legendary B 200 6 Ohm but designed to compensate for these two disadvantages.

In a similar way to the QUADRO, additional full-range drivers are switched in to supplement the central driver, which is connected direct to the amplifier without an intervening filter, as the frequencies go down the scale. This allows the B 200 6 Ohmto develop its full potential with none of the impairments caused by frequency-dependent signal-carrying components, while the BG 20 8 Ohms, that are optimised for low-frequency response, maintain the extremely high sensitivity and beaming effect right down to the bass range. The additional full-range drivers are arranged symmetrically in two groups around the main speaker, which again creates an acoustic focus in the centre of the speaker cabinet. On top of this, the baffles inenclosures 2 and 4 and in enclosures 1 and 5 are angled inwards by 6° and 12° respectively. This feature guarantees that, assuming a typical listening distance of approx. 3 m, each of the drivers is exactly the same distance away from the ear and at the same angle. Given the size of these speaker cabinets, this is the only way to ensure that the phases of all the drivers are in sync across the entire frequency range.

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Weight 28.8 kg
Dimensions 40 × 40 × 60 cm
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