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The story of the BBC monitors
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 29, 2005 9:49 am    Post subject: The story of the BBC monitors Reply with quote  Mark this post and the followings unread

http://www.harbeth.co.uk/BBC's%20history.htm

This is an extremely interesting story and I recommend reading the lot.

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However, this is the story according to Harbeth, and there are alternative takes on some twists and turns in the storyline, but all in all I think Harbeth is presenting it quite well.

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PostPosted: Sat Jan 29, 2005 10:18 am    Post subject: Reply with quote  Mark this post and the followings unread

These speakers remind me a bit of the Kliptsh speakers made in the USA. Are they similar sounding?
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 29, 2005 10:24 am    Post subject: Reply with quote  Mark this post and the followings unread

Not really. I have heard many Klipsch loudspeakers and a lot of the various BBC sets. I wouldn´t say they sound the same.


The story, as it is told at the Harbeth site is very informative and quite interesting. I recommend checking out those PDF files too.

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