Vandersteen 2Ce Signature loudspeaker Specifications

Sidebar 1: Specifications

Description: Three-way, floorstanding loudspeaker. Drive-units: 1" dual-chamber ScanSpeak metal-alloy-dome tweeter with ferrofluid cooling, 4½" ScanSpeak polycone midrange unit with diecast basket and ferrofluid cooling, 8" Vifa polycone woofer with diecast basket and 1½" two-layer voice-coil, 10" critically damped long-fiber-cone Active Acoustic Coupler. Frequency response: 29Hz-29kHz, ±3dB, 32Hz-21kHz, ±1.5dB. Crossover frequencies: 600Hz and 5kHz, first-order, 6dB/octave. Sensitivity: 86dB/W/m. Impedance: 7 ohms nominal, 4 ohms minimum. Recommended amplification: 40-160Wpc into 8 ohms.
Dimensions: 39¾" H by 16" W by 10¼" D. Shipping weight: 70 lbs each.
Finishes: Cloth "sock" with natural oiled wood veneers.
Serial numbers of units reviewed: 22-0030, 22-0031.
Price: $1495/pair (original Model 2Ce still available at $1295/pair). Optional tilting base plate/stand, $125/pair. Approximate number of dealers: 80-90. Warranty: 1 year, extendible to 5 years by registering the free optional warranty within 30 days of purchase.
Manufacturer: Vandersteen Audio, 116 West Fourth Street, Hanford, CA 93230. Tel: (559) 582-0324. Fax: (559) 582-0364. Web: