Type S Passive Loudspeakers


Production: 1961 - 1966

Loudspeaker Type S was one of the first hi-fidelity loudspeakers which Bang & Olufsen ever produced.

Its design allowed it to be used either in a vertical or horizontal position.

Type S Passive Loudspeakers technical specifications

Number and type of speakers: 2 in a special system with carefully suspended membrane, 1 treble and 1 bass 
Frequency: 3000 c/s 
Dimensions: Membrane: 17cm, 20cm 
Oscillator Coil: 1,2cm, 2cm 
Frequency Range: 
40 - 20,000 c/s 
50 - 16,000 c/s +/- 3dB 
Resonance of the cabinet: 60 c/s 
Power Capacity: 10 W constant, 15 W peak 
It is a rockwool lined enclosure, without peak resonance and with special pressurisation 
Impedance: 3.5 - 5 ohms 
Lead Length: 7,8m 
Weight: 11,8kg 
Width: 28cm Height: 60cm, Depth 28cm 

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