Klipsch Klipschorn Loudspeaker (each)
Upscale Audio pre-ordered a pair of Klipschorns in walnut, the most popular finish. They are due to arrive any day now. Claim them and save the 8-week wait!
Audio pioneer and company founder Paul W. Klipsch launched the Klipschorn loudspeaker in 1946 to enable people, for the first time ever, to experience the power, detail and emotion of a live performance at home. Commonly called a corner-horn speaker, the remarkably uncommon Klipschorn includes a highly efficient horn loaded tweeter and midrange compression driver. Its patented folded-horn 15" woofer delivers powerful low frequencies.
- Highly efficient: 105 dB 1W / 1M
- Fully horn-loaded, full range, three-way system with a patented folded-horn 15" woofer delivers powerful low frequencies
- 2" midrange and 1" tweeter compression drivers
- Capable of extreme output levels with ultra low distortion and astonishing dynamic range
- Available in a high-quality Walnut, Cherry, or Black Ash wood veneer finish
- Made in USA
AN AMERICAN ORIGINAL
Audio pioneer and company founder Paul W. Klipsch launched the Klipschorn loudspeaker in 1946 to enable people, for the first time ever, to experience the power, detail and emotion of a live performance at home.
HANDCRAFTED IN HOPE, AR
As the only speaker in the world to be in continuous production for over 65 years, the Klipschorn has remained relatively unchanged since its inception.
We still make them by hand just the way Paul W. Klipsch used to.
Considered a watershed industry event, the introduction of the Klipschorn set the standard for high sensitivity, wide dynamic range, low distortion, and smooth frequency response. These principles, which drive the creation of every single Klipsch loudspeaker, are what make the Klipschorn as sought after today as it was decades ago.
"The secret of the product quality wasn’t the fact that it was a cornerhorn speaker, but that it was, well, a high quality product all the way through."
Paul W. Klipsch
IT STILL ROCKS
In 2005, the company made some minor cosmetic and functional revisions to this legendary speaker, including the elimination of the inset collar, or spacer, between the upper and lower cabinets for a cleaner aesthetic appearance. A horizontal wall seal was added to improve the low frequency horn's response accuracy.
Available in a cherry, walnut or black ash wood veneer finish, the Klipschorn reflects a level of high-quality workmanship that will never go out of style.
Klipsch Heritage Series speakers are built to order, handmade in the US at our Hope, Arkansas manufacturing facility. Choose "standard shipping" and allow up to 8 weeks turnaround time.
Frequency Response (+/- 4 dB): 33 Hz – 17 kHz
Sensitivity: 105 dB @ 2.83 V / 1 m
Power Handling (Peak/Cont): 100 W / 400 W
Maxiumu SPL: 121 dB Continuous
Nominal Impedance: 8 ohm Compatible
Crossover Frequency: HF 4500 Hz, MF 450 Hz
High Frequency Driver: K-77-D 1” (2.54 cm) Phenolic diaphragm compression driver
Midrange: K-55-X 2” (5.08 cm) Phenolic diaphragm compression driver
Low Frequency Driver: K-33-E 15” (38.1 cm) Fiber-composite cone woofer with a trihedral exponential folded horn
Enclosure Material: Birch Plywood and MDF
Inputs: Dual binding posts / bi-wire / bi-amp
Height: 50.75” (128.9.4 cm)
Width: 31.25” (79.38 cm)
Depth: 28.25” (71.75 cm)
Weight: 175 lb (79.5 kg)