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Old 04-18-2019, 10:23 AM
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Default Salon 2 gets some ink again

The latest issue of Stereophile has a detailed "re-review" of the Salon2 written by Jim Austin. The usual raves are repeated (along with an error or two) but the upshot is that after a decade, Austin reminds that the Salon 2 retains its relevance and charms and remains one of the best buys in a full range speaker at any price.

Fun to read if you own a pair.
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Old 04-18-2019, 09:25 PM
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Read it today. Always nice to hear good things about one’s choice in speakers.
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Old 04-18-2019, 10:32 PM
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Excellent Steve!
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Anytime I've heard the Salon 2's they were excellent!

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goes to show a well designed and executed speaker will never go out of style !
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The latest issue of Stereophile has a detailed "re-review" of the Salon2 written by Jim Austin. The usual raves are repeated (along with an error or two) but the upshot is that after a decade, Austin reminds that the Salon 2 retains its relevance and charms and remains one of the best buys in a full range speaker at any price.

Fun to read if you own a pair.
And that is the strategy I'm using to blunt the idea of replacing parts of my setup: re-reading the positive reviews of what I have to remind me of how good it is.
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IMO pretty tough to find a full range speaker that can match these at anywhere near the price today.
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Old 07-13-2019, 11:08 PM
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I’ve heard them on several occasions, they are still a great speaker and an an incredible value on the used market. I think I saw a pair of these on the ‘gon a couple of months ago somewhere around $8999.

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