Stirling Broadcast SB-88 Speakers


Stirling Broadcast SB-88 Speakers

Product no.: SB-88


can be shipped within 7 days

Stirling Broadcast SB-88 Speakers
£2,394.00
Price includes VAT, plus delivery


Possible delivery methods: UK Tracked with Signature, UK Express, Airmail Tracked with Signature, UK Standard, Heavy Item

Introducing the new Stirling Broadcast SB-88 Domestic Monitor Loudspeaker.

Stirling Broadcast is proud to present another outstanding loudspeaker design by Derek Hughes. This new loudspeaker is a two-way design, being similar to the Stirling Broadcast LS3/6 but with a slightly smaller cabinet and without the 'super-tweeter'. The LF and HF units are the same custom units as used in the Stirling Broadcast LS3/6.

 

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The SB-88 is a two-way, stand-mounted loudspeaker with a 1" soft-dome tweeter and an 8" polypropylene woofer. It uses the traditional BBC thin-walled, internally braced cabinet, but with its front and rear panels glued rather than screwed on. With a convincing soundstage and a sound that was laid-back, sweet, and honest, the SB-88 always drew ST deep into the music. "The SB-88s don't wow me," he said. "They comfort me." Stereophile Recommended Component

 

The loudspeaker has an IEC268 power handling of 90 watts contnuous and a frequency response of 48Hz - 18kHz +/-3dB, with a crossover point of 3kHz.

The sensitivity is 87db for 1 watt at 1 metre, and the maximum output is 107dB.

The loudspeaker utilises a 22cm LF drive unit SB-4432 and a 27mm HF unit SB-4434, and the nominal impedance is 8ohms.

The connections are by bi-wired screw terminals accepting both 4mm plugs and bare wires up to 4mm cross sectional area.

The cabinet is 27cm wide, 30cm deep and 50cm high and of a thin wall damped construction with internal standing wave damping, finished in pair matched wood veneer with a matt lacquer finish. The weight is 14.4kg.

The new speaker ideally requires 480mm high stands and Stirling Broadcast can supply matching stands

The SB-88 loudspeaker arrives!

 

"Wow! Classical Music with all the rich tone of a concert hall. This is truly the BBC Sound, it is as if you could now finally buy a brand new set of BC-1s, only better!"

We’ve just received the new SB-88 compact monitor from Stirling Brodcast and it is a stroke of understated excellence.

Fresh out of the box, they sound a little stiff, but 50 hours of dynamic program material at moderate volume has them on full song.  An 8-inch, two way design, they resemble the BBC LS 3/6 design, though in a slightly smaller cabinet.  Sound is relatively close to the Harbeth Compact 7, that is a favorite here at TONEAudio.
 

 

The following Editions/Veneers are available:
Cherry
Walnut
Black Ash
Ebony "Limited Edition Gold Label"
Rosewood "Limited Edition Gold Label"
 

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