LX521 - The Reference
The LX521.4 exemplifies the best of 50 years of experimentation about rendering stereo recordings in domestic living spaces.
Designed by Siegfried Linkwitz, free of commercial pressures, aiming for a fully satisfying enjoyment of his favourite music. With the LX521.4 , he has arrived at a level of performance, which makes him search no further.
Neutral sound, clarity, speed, spatial openness and disappearance from one's auditory illusion. It renders a superb recording, probably as good as it gets. A highly enjoyable experience.
The LX521.4 is a 4-way loudspeaker, designed as full-range dipole, for flat on-axis and off-axis response in the horizontal plane and frontal hemisphere. The speakers need breathing room of at least 1 m to the nearest large reflecting surfaces and a room with a minimum floor size of 25 sqm.
This 75% pre-assembled LX521 kit is precision mitered from best quality birch plywood , vennered with precious american walnut surface.
Woofer parts are precision mitered from anthracite MDF.
Topbaffles are calibrated in thickness and fully assembled. Ready for driver insertion . Hidden cables are inserted and ready to be connected.
Baffle supports are veneered with precious american walnut wood and fully assembled with 45 deg miters .
Bridges come fully assembled and vennered with precious american walnut, performed withelegant 45deg miters . SpeakOn plug holders are instaled. Cable canals take up the invisible cabling.
Dowels/lamellos allow an easy assembly of the dark anthracite , precision mitered HDF woofer parts. Woofer cables are elegantly hidden in side panel channels.
Not included: paint, glue, amplifier cables, tools, Linkwitzlab LX521 plans/license.