We have a beautiful set of Klipsch Forte III's available, finished in stunning American Walnut. These speakers are hand built in Arkansas, USA.
These are Ex Display and therefore come with a Full UK Warranty, all accessories and original packaging (as a new pair would)
We had planned to use these for demo, but due to numerous lockdown restrictions, this was not possible. With this years new demo stock arriving, this is a fantastic opportunity for someone to get a truly stunning set of loudspeakers at a fantastic price.
There are a couple of wood grains, which could be seen as imperfections on the top panels (These would not be considered imperfections) however we felt it was noteworthy as some more particular customers may find this slightly unappealing.
Please note however that these are ex display and therefore are not brand new so expect some small marks or signs of wear.
If you have any questions, or what any advice on these speakers, please feel free to get in touch.
First introduced in 1985, the Forte quickly established itself as the most popular Klipsch model of the time. The elegant design and outstanding performance made the Forte a standout among its competitors. In 2017, Klipsch re-introduced the Forte as part of the Heritage speaker series. The new Forte III features updated cosmetics and the latest advancements in acoustic engineering, while maintaining the original charisma that made the Forte so popular.
DESIGNED AND MADE IN THE USA
Don’t mess with perfection. Klipsch have made some important upgrades to the Forte III, but it remains relatively unchanged since its inception. The Forte III enclosure is still made in the USA, by proud craftsmen in Hope, Arkansas. Just like Paul W. Klipsch (PWK) intended.
HIGH EFFICIENCY, HIGH PERFORMANCE LOUDSPEAKER
The Forte III hosts a three-way design utilizing a 12” woofer and horn-loaded midrange and tweeter. The new Forte III utilizes all new state of the art drivers including midrange and tweeter titanium compression drivers for a smooth and powerful response. The Forte III’s new midrange horn utilizes patented technology to improve coverage and control of the key mid-frequency band.
PASSIVE RADIATOR YIELDS FULL RANGE PERFORMANCE
In the back of the cabinet the Forte III has a secret. The Forte III’s well-extended bass is found in the use of a rear-mounted passive radiator. A mammoth 15” (38 cm) in size, this sub-bass radiator operates on acoustic pressure generated by the woofer for greater bass output and extension
BOOK-MATCHED WOOD VENEER
Klipsch only uses book-matched wood veneers for the Heritage series. The veneer leaves are kept in order as they are delicately sliced from the timber and precisely arranged to provide a mirror image at the splice joint — like turning the pages of a book. This gives each speaker a more aesthetically appealing and consistent appearance that is treasured more than any other cut of wood veneer.
Each pair of Forte III loudspeakers is grain-matched using wood veneer panels that come from the same timber. Each cabinet is carefully matched so that each speaker in the pair is practically indistinguishable from the other. The speakers move seamlessly together through the factory. Each finished product is inspected and labeled with sequential serial numbers, ensuring that each pair of speakers leave the factory as a meticulously crafted set.
BUILT TO LAST
No detail goes unnoticed. Klipsch speakers are built to rock the house and stand the test of time. The Forte III is meticulously handcrafted and assembled using the finest quality materials, even down to the highest-grade adhesives and fasteners. This is a speaker that will be handed down for generations to come.
|Frequency Response:||38Hz - 20kHz|
|Sensitivity:||99dB at 2.83V / 1m|
|Maximum SPL:||116dB (Continuous)|
|Crossover Frequency:||HF: 5.2kHz
|High Frequency Driver:||K-100-TI 1" (2.54cm) Titanium Diaphragm
Compression Driver on a K-79T horn
|Midrange:||K-70 1.75" (4.45cm) Titanium Diaphragm
Compression Driver on a K-703-M horn
|Low Frequency Driver:||K-281 12" (30.48cm) Fiber-Composite
Cone Woofer, KD-15 15" (38.1cm) Passive
|Enclosure Material:||3/4" MDF|
|Inputs:||Dual Binding Posts / Bi-Wire / Bi-Amp|
|Finish:||Natural Cherry & Distressed Oak|
Due to their weight, size and fragility of these speakers, if they are returned they need to be returned with a palletised service, this will require a pallet, strapping machine and waterproofing materials. If you are unable to return them in this fashion, they will not be eligible for return as courier shipments are not suitable. Please contact us if you require more information on this. Please check this before purchase.
We are still delivering orders as normal. When your order ships you will still receive tracking details. For UK shipments, Our couriers have procedures in place to ensure deliveries are arriving as quickly & safely as possible. Drivers can now sign for your parcels, however will notify you that they have arrived, in order to ensure you receive your parcel. Signing for the parcel has now been stopped temporally for hygiene reasons. Drivers are also working with customer instructions, so you can ask them to leave the parcel in a safe place (doorstep etc...) if you prefer not to come into direct contact with the driver.
There has been no changes to deliveries with Brexit. All deliveries to the UK mainland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland are operating as normal. No VAT or charges are applicable.
Express Delivery is FREE on all orders over £50. Express Delivery offers delivery in 24-72 hours from time of purchase. We use premium couriers for this service, mainly DPD & Royal Mail. DPD will offer you a one hour window for delivery to make sure someone is at home, or you can reschedule the delivery if no one is around.
Here at Kronos AV, we have vast experience with e-commerce sales. Making sure that your parcel arrives undamaged is a huge priority for us. That’s why at Kronos AV, we only use premium couriers for all our orders. All our parcels are shipped with DPD or Royal Mail and are always sent Signed For to make sure it gets to the right person.
If for any reason your parcel does arrived damaged, please get in touch, and we will be happy to get everything resolved for you. We are always on hand to help!
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