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Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount
Heritage DOVEDALE Standmount

WHARFEDALE
Heritage DOVEDALE

Celebrating 9o years of bringing the world’s finest Loudspeakers to the world of home audio, today Wharfedale engineers continue the dictum of utilising technology where it truly matters to develop Loudspeakers that reveal the passion and excitement behind the musical performance.
We believe that a connoisseur of sound would find the merest flow intolerable and with a connoisseur in mind. We have re-designed and built the new ‘Dovedale’. If you are such a listener. You will recognise the significance of – and then insist on possessing – the control. Performance and sheer quality are reflected in this fine speaker.
Manufactured by highly trained. Vastly experienced Loudspeaker experts at the headquarters of Wharfedale, in Huntingdon. Cambridgeshire – Dovedale is built in the home of British Hi-Fi.
The new Dovedale further exemplifies Wharfedale’s legacy in fine loudspeaker design and manufacturing: balancing fine craftsmanship, natural sound quality, and affordability inside a beautifully proportioned loudspeaker that has been bought in its millions right across the globe through its various incarnations.

A True Classic
Dovedale has an unmistakable family resemblance. It is a three-way standmount model – a rarity in the modern era, retaining similar proportions to the classic Dovedale models of yesteryear. Its wood-veneered cabinet has a vintage look, yet the standard of finish is distinctly contemporary – a tribute to the skilled craftsmanship required to produce such a loudspeaker.
The original Dovedale models – dating back to the W2 in 1959, which was updated to the W2 / Dovedale in 1965 – were well known for their rich and natural sound quality. The new model retains these attributes but upgrades the performance in every department, with free-breathing dynamics and incredible definition across the bass and midrange.
A celebration of the Landmark goth anniversary of the Wharfedale brand. The Wharfedale Dovedale is more than just a reintroduction of a classic model. This is a speaker that exudes authenticity. Designed to appeal to the dedicated music-lover.

Made In The UK
Dovedale signifies the reintroduction of the class and quality of British manufacturing to the Wharfedale brand portfolio.
Dovedale is built in the home of British Hi-Fi at Wharfedale’s UK headquarters in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. Incorporating key manufacturing, assembly and finishing processes for specially selected products in addition to the R&D function already located there. A 9,000ft2 production facility has been added to the existing building, including a new anechoic chamber, making a total of 25,000ft2 of office, lab and manufacturing space. It is here that Dovedale is manufactured by highly trained, vastly experienced loudspeaker experts.

More than a Reintroduction
Class lasts a lifetime! The Wharfedale Dovedale portrays the timeless design of a stunning Loudspeaker cabinet with an authentic Legacy. Traditional. simple, beautiful yet highly evolved and a thoroughly modern design.
Bang up to date – utilising a mixture of traditional and advanced technology, for optimum performance whilst staying true to the legacy.
Critical analysis of the performance of each cabinet has resulted in the application of precision shaped and positioned internal bracing. This ensures that cabinet resonances are controlled to well below the level of the music signal, allowing you to hear through to the recording without coloration intruding on your listening enjoyment.

Three-way to Perfection
A three-way speaker in the classic Wharfedale tradition – beautifully hand veneered with an inset front baffle and traditional cloth grille.
Both the midrange unit and treble unit are offset on the front baffle to scatter reflections from the cabinet edges and provide superior focus of the stereo image, and the speakers are provided in handed pairs so that sonic images in the stereo sound field are always accurately placed. The speakers have been fine-tuned acoustically through hundreds of hours of listening tests with all manner of music to ensure the cabinet, crossover and drive units work together coherently and seamlessly.

 

General Description 3-way vented-box/ standmount
Enclosure Type Bass reflex
Transducer Complement 3-way
Bass Driver 10' (250mm) black woven Kevlar® cone
Midrange Driver 5" (135mm) black woven Kevlar® cone
Treble Driver 1" (25mm) soft dome
AV Shield No
Sensitivity (2.83V @tm) 89dB
Recommended Amplifier Power 25-250W
PeakSPL 112dB
Nominal Impedance 6½
Minimum Impedance 3.6½
Frequency Response (+/-3d8) 36Hz ~ 20kHz
Bass Extension (-6dB) 25Hz
Crossover Frequency 560Hz & 2.9kHz
Cabinet Volume (in litres) 8.6L, 64.7L
Dimensions (mm)
Height (on plinth) 660mm
Width 370mm
Depth (with terminals) (417+30)mm
Carton Size 570 x 520 x 835mm
Net Weight 26.2kg/pc
Finish Real Wood Veneer - Walnut Finish
Standard accessories protective feet
Optional accessories Dovedale Stand

Retail price is for 1 pair.


Informative price:
€ 6.490,00