Linski Design Exposed Loudspeakers

by admin on July 25, 2011 · 3 comments

in Loudspeakers

I came across these loudspeakers during an extended surf. They certainly look intriguing. I thought our readers may enjoy seeing them. I’d love to hear them. Not sure I like the look, but after relocating my new music room downstairs on concrete and hearing the amazing, inert results, who knows?

Daniel Linski, designer, continues: ‘The passion of working with this raw, rough material made me think again of using  concrete as the main material for other consumer products. We often encounter plastic, wood, leather and other basic materials in our homes, but we encounter concrete as a ‘hidden’ material which is covered by layers of plaster and paint. In my work I tried to give, in addition to great aesthetics, practical reasons for using concrete as a main material in a product. When concrete meets sound, it might distort the sound, because the concrete is very stiff (usually speakers are made of wood or MDF). The speakers might therefore sound strange.

The Horn speaker technology that I used in my project, works just great with the concrete, even without the need of padding the speakers from the inside.

The Driver, which is located in the top part of the speaker, moves the air through a pipe (96cm long) and into a horn shaped mouth in the bottom of the speaker. The weight (56kg) makes the speakers very solid, and turns these speakers into a unique product, invoking a sense of nirvana for concrete lovers and audiophiles.

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{ 3 comments… read them below or add one }

marvin fox 07.27.11 at 6:41 pm

What is the price of these speakers?

Yimmy 07.29.11 at 4:47 pm

I thought there was a large and active boycott of Israeli goods and services due to their apartheid form of government and mistreatment of Palestinians. Maybe in good conscience, you should take down the article on this Israeli made product.

Dissily Mordentroge 10.27.11 at 6:35 am

If you’re going to go that far we should start asking questions of the US military about them exchanging advanced weapons research with the Israelis in return for turning a blind eye to what that Gov’t does to Palestinians.
Interesting pair of speakers but I’ve never heard a single driver speaker that wasn’t objectionably coloured.

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