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USED IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH SOME COSMETIC DAMAGE ON THE REAR CORNER (NOT VISIBLE FROM THE FRONT).
Smooth Speed & Slam
Continuous Cast™ Cone Bass Engine
S/5 SHO’s driver features an all-new alloy cone structure that takes our mid-level product to a performance that exceeds our reference products of only a few years ago. By reducing moving mass, with a balanced approach to design, our engineering team was able to produce far more speed than prior designs. By carefully adjusting key parameters, we were able to increase the self-quieting key to a high end component’s ability to resolve space and inner detail. Improvements in our designs translate into enhancement in your entire system.
Sound Beyond Its Size
Carbon Passive Radiator
S/5 SHO uses a special carbon/carbon passive that is stiff, lightweight and incredibly well-behaved. Our approach to passive design results in performance more akin to a variable ratio driver size. On an S/5 SHO, think of it as a sliding ratio design wherein the S/5 SHO begins as an ultra-fast 12” sealed box design and, as more power and deeper bass is demanded, the S/5 SHO gradually morphs into the power and output of a 15” design.
Fast, Extended Lows
NextGen2 550W Digital Amplifier
Beyond our proprietary drivers, the performance of a REL is determined by our unique input filters and amplifiers. S/5 SHO uses a simple filter-type that is very fast—about 8 milliseconds in group delay– to cross out unwanted higher frequencies to our driver. This speed and our carefully sorted filters allow for seamless blending of RELs with the main speakers. RELs do not include a high pass filter to cross out bass from the main speaker because to do so would generally produce more unwanted effects than the minor benefits such a design confers.
S/5 SHO’s power amplifier is a powerful NextGen2 550W digital amplifier. This design has powered thousands of RELs and has proven exceptionally reliable and very fast with deep, extended lows—it provides a perfect mate to our new driver.
Front-firing active driver, down-firing passive
Active Driver Size & Material
12 in., 300mm long-throw, Continuous CastAlloy™ cone structure, cast chassis
Passive Radiator Size & Material
12 in., 300mm Carbon/Carbon flat cone structure, steel chassis
Low Frequency Extention
-6dB at 20 Hz
High Level Neutrik Speakon, Low Level stereo RCA, LFE RCA, SMA for wireless antenna
550 watts (RMS)
NextGen2 Class D
Longbow (Optional), Zero Compression, Individual discrete D/A and A/D Encoders
Fully Electronic Set Safe
Mains Input Voltage
220-240 volts, 110-120 volts for certain markets
5 Amp 220 volts operation, 9 Amp 120 volts operation
W x H x D
17.5 x 18 x 20 in. (444.5 x 455.5 x 507 mm)
69.7 lbs. (31.6 kg)
Piano Black Lacquer, White Lacquer, 8 coats
Yes (10 Meters Nominal)