LS3/5a: What price?

I have noticed the price of ‘3/5as rising on eBay. Early Rogers? I recall £1,300 recently. Spendors? About £500. Goodmans? About £800. Audiomasters ? About £1,200. RAM ? Over £1,000 . What IS the logic ? New Rogers LS3/5a £1,499. Are enthusiasts buying them ? Perhaps I shouldn’t ask, as I never found a sensible […]

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Where does the money in expensive speakers get spent?

Just looking through and comparing various different speakers and speaker types, then recollecting to speakers I’ve heard either demo’d or connected to friend’s systems I do wonder what the extra money ensures you get… Especially when you look at the simpler and more traditional designs, like a two way with box cabinet. I can understand […]

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ROGERS: LS3/5a 65th Anniversary Edition Loudspeakers test review

Simon Tremlet writes: The rebirth of a legendary loudspeaker. When I agreed to review the Rogers LS3/5a loudspeakers, I had no idea I would be in for a history lesson, and just how signficant these are. Please click HERE to continue ===//=== Please click HERE to access the entire BRITISH STEREO archive Please click HERE […]

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How long can a loudspeaker last?

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