Linn Akurate 242 loudspeaker Specifications
Description: Five-way, reflex-loaded, floorstanding loudspeaker. Drive-units: 0.5" fabric-dome supertweeter, 1" soft-plastic dome tweeter, 3" plastic-dome midrange driver, 6.5" plastic-cone upper-bass driver, 6.5" plastic-cone lower-bass driver. Crossover frequencies: 225Hz, 450Hz, 3.6kHz, 9.2kHz. Crossover slopes: fourth-order Linkwitz-Reilly. Frequency ranges: 49Hz–33kHz with standard passive crossovers, 40Hz–33kHz with optional active crossovers. Impedance: 8 ohms. Sensitivity: 87dB/W/m.
Dimensions: 40" (1025mm) H by 8.25" (211mm) W by 15" (385mm) D. Weight: 70 lbs (154kg).
Finishes: black ash, maple, cherry, rosenut.
Serial numbers of units reviewed: 924483 242/MPL, 924484 242/MPL.
Price: $9495/pair. Approximate number of dealers: 120.
Manufacturer: Linn Products Ltd., Floors Road, Waterfoot, Glasgow G76 0EP, Scotland, UK. Web: www.linn.co.uk. US distributor: Linn Inc., 8787 Perimeter Park Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL 32216. Tel: (904) 645-5242. Web: www.linninc.com.