Take a stab at what you think this speaker is worth

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  1. Chu Gai

    Chu Gai Lead Actor

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    In another area of HTF, a topic dealing in part with prices products in one part of the world being bought and sold say in the US at another price. Out of curiousity, what do you think a speaker such as the one below would cost if you were to guess? Answer in 24 hours.
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    This speaker is a 3 way with 4 drivers.
    Frequency Response: 35Hz - 20kHz (+-2dB)
    Power handling capability: 50 - 280W
    Sensitivity: 91dB/SPL/1W/1m
    Impedance: 8 ohm
    Driver: Woofer: 200mm Al-Ti Cone x2
    Midrange: Al-Ti Cone x1
    Tweeter: 25mm pure Titanium Cone x1
    Dimensions (HxWxD, mm): 1200x270x271
    Weight (kg): 29
    Veneer: Real wood
     
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    Part of me is telling me its a outrageous price in the tens of thousands but I will say for the pair of DS 280's

    $7995.00 US.

    $6995.00 US for the black ash finish
     
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    So do I win? [​IMG]
     
  4. Chu Gai

    Chu Gai Lead Actor

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    well don't know if they're available here, but the price for one pair (minus shipping and any duties) from China is just a shade under $520 US dollars.
     
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    I should have known. Quite a nice looking woof, I would like sure like to hear them.
     

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