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B&W nautilus 802
1 Reviews
rating  5 of 5
MSRP  2000.00
Description: B&w nautilus 802 speakers <br> <br>This is a pair of the most superior handcrafted speakers in the world. These speakers are out-of the box, hardly used, in absolutely immaculate condition, less than 50 hours of break-in time! <br> <br>Also included in this auction is: <br> <br>Original factory user's manual <br> <br>Specialized cleaning clothes and brushes <br> <br>Original factory sound check certificate <br> <br> <br>Product specs and technical features: <br> <br>Nautilus tweeter,3-way vented box system. <br> <br>Kevlar brand fibre cone fst driver unit <br> <br>Matrix cabinet <br> <br>Flowerport <br> <br> <br>Frequency range: -6db at 27hz and 30k hz <br> <br>Frequency response -39hz -20k hz +-2db b on reference axis <br> <br>Crossover frequencies:350hz and 4k hz <br> <br>Dimensions: <br> <br>Height:43.5 inches <br> <br>Width:15.2 inches <br> <br>Depth 21.6 inches <br> <br>Weight:154 pounds


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Overall Rating:5
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Submitted by 69bergie a Audio Enthusiast

Date Reviewed: December 22, 2010

Bottom Line:   
Absolutely gorgeous speakers. They look incredible and sound even better. I watched the used sale sighst for almosy a year until a pair went up for sale inmy area and bought them that day. They are really heavy so you want to get them locally. (180 lbs each or so) I saw a a pair recently for sale and they sold in 2 days. Thet don't come up often because they are about as good as you could ask for unless you get the 801s.

They sound as good as what you hook them up to. You can kkep refining what you are using to drive them for a long time before they are the weak link in your system. Then you can go for the D series with the diamond tweeter, just don't listen to themuntil you can afford to buy a apir, stay with these until then!

I have been using a Retel RB-1090 to drive them with biwired cables and recntly switched to a Macintosh MC 2500 and am experiencing how good they sound all over again.

SOmeone came over to listen and said that they were really amazed that they could hear the silence between the notes.

Get them if you can, match them up with good electronics and you will not let them go unless you downsize some day.

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Used product for:   More than 1 year

Duration Product Used:   Audio Enthusiast

Product model year:   2004




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