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Old 09-03-2017, 09:02 AM
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The increase in prices is probably due to an increase in labor cost? These are hand made products...
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Old 09-03-2017, 02:41 PM
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The increase in prices is probably due to an increase in labor cost? These are hand made products...


Forte II's from the extended Heritage line were $700 each in the 90's when I got mine. Now they are $1800 each for new Forte III's. Will probably see price increase to $2K each in 2018, but still getting a pair eventually regardless. You get what you paid for with Klipsch Heritage, their price to performance and build ratio has always been outstanding IMO
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I'm looking forward to getting my Cornwall IIIs very soon.
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Old 09-03-2017, 05:19 PM
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I'm looking forward to getting my Cornwall IIIs very soon.


Orders can take up to 6-8 weeks, hopefully you're not jonesin' yet...
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Man Cave: McIntosh C46, MC252, MR85, Marantz SA-11S3 and SA-KI-Pearl, Klipsch Cornwall III, JL Audio F-113, Denon DVD-1600, Mitsubishi 55", Wireworld Gold Electra/Eclipse, Audioquest Volcano, Furutech, Sanus.

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Old 09-04-2017, 11:51 AM
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Orders can take up to 6-8 weeks, hopefully you're not jonesin' yet...
It's going to be a long wait...
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