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Old 06-02-2019, 04:06 PM
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Been waiting so long for Harbeth to build more 40th Anniversary Walnut Super HL5+ speakers that I upgraded my order once again. This time around there will be no room left for another upgrade. Harbeth 40th Anniversary Walnut 40.2 speakers have been ordered! Very glad Harbethís Anniversary speaker production build process has been taking so long these past couple months...
Congrats! Welcome to Club Harbeth. They will be worth the wait.
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Thanks PHC1 and Greg! Iím already getting a small taste of Harbeth with the 40th Anniversary Olive P3ESRs, but bigger should be better
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Thanks PHC1 and Greg! Iím already getting a small taste of Harbeth with the 40th Anniversary Olive P3ESRs, but bigger should be better
Totally different experience. That's not to say anything bad about the P3ESR's which are fantastic small room speakers!
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I'm so jealous of you guys with Harbeths....grrr...Puma Cat is growling.
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Been waiting so long for Harbeth to build more 40th Anniversary Walnut Super HL5+ speakers that I upgraded my order once again. This time around there will be no room left for another upgrade. Harbeth 40th Anniversary Walnut 40.2 speakers have been ordered! Very glad Harbethís Anniversary speaker production build process has been taking so long these past couple months...


Congratulations and I hope you can get them, soon!
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Congratulations and I hope you can get them, soon!


Thank you Christian, these bouts of upgraditis were all your fault!
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Thank you Christian, these bouts of upgraditis were all your fault!


Hahaha! Well, Iím confident you wonít be disappointed!
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Thank you Christian, these bouts of upgraditis were all your fault!
Congratulations! I know that you will enjoy them.
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Thank you Charles, the waiting is the hardest part!
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With the right amplifier, I.e. one that has enough power and an adequate damping factor, the speakers are perfectly suited for rock or any other genre of music. I've owned every iteration of the Monitor 40's from the original to the 40.2 Anniversary. As designer Alan Shaw states over and over, make sure they have enough power and there is no clipping in the chain.
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