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Alcons Audio Releases New Loudspeaker Series

One of the first products launched by newly founded Alcons Audio is the TS Series of loudspeakers that can be used for fullrange speech and music reinforcement, as well as "fill" speaker or "under-ba 6/26/2003 8:00 AM Eastern

One of the first products launched by newly founded Alcons Audio isthe TS Series of loudspeakers that can be used for fullrange speech andmusic reinforcement, as well as "fill" speaker or "under-balcony"system.

The Alcons TS Series currently consist of two models: the TS 3 andTS 7. The TS 3 features one 6.5-inch mid-bass driver with 1-inchsoft-dome tweeter on optimised wave-guide. Peak power is 400 watts withan efficiency of 89 dB (1 W/1 m) and a frequency response of 66-20k Hz.The TS 7 features double 6.5-inch mid-bass driver with identical 1-inchsoft-dome tweeter. Peak power is 800 watts with an efficiency of 92 dB(1 W/1 m) and a frequency response of 66-20k Hz. The speaker componentsare matched by an audiophile-grade crossover network.

By flush-mounting the speaker components and perforating the sidesof the grille, obstruction and reflection are reduced, furthersmoothing the on-axis response. The TS3 and TS 7 have a very high gradeof finish, with double-Speakon connectors, custom perforated-steelgrille for acoustic transparency and a number of mounting nuts (M6 andM8) on the rear, upper and under side. Mounting accessories include:Trussmount with or without fly frame, standmount with or without frame,multiple wall- and ceiling mounts, OmniMount®, Multimount®(or equivalent), and many others.

Philip de Haan, senior R&D engineer, said, "With all of thehigh-tech speaker and amplifier developments we have, our smallestspeaker range is actually the product that truly demonstrates ourknow-how and years of experience. We herefore invite people to do A/Bcomparisons with similar category products from other qualitybrands."

The first delivery of the new loudspeakers went to SPK Alliance,Alcons’ partner in South Korea, for an application in a SIAPsound system (System for Improved Acoustic Performance).

For more information, visit www.alconsaudio.com.