Technics SB-2840

Discussion in 'Speakers' started by AdamITR, Feb 29, 2012.

  1. AdamITR

    AdamITR AK Subscriber Subscriber

    I did some research on these Technics SB-2840's, and did find some old posts. Seems like they came with a component system offered by Technics.

    I wanted to see if anyone had any new information on them. I found them for sale local to me. They seem to be in decent condition. Also, does it look like the tweeter foam has separated in the photo? I see the cone on the woofer is dented, but that should be any easy fix.

    Thanks for any opinions or thoughts. Also, there is a pair of Optimus 650's for sale, they need a woofer refoam, would this be a better choice?

    Seller's Photo:

    Last edited: Feb 29, 2012
  2. theebadone

    theebadone Super Member

    Nothing special there, just part of a cheap rack system. I don't think the optimus speakers will be much better, hold off till you see something worth going after.
  3. AdamITR

    AdamITR AK Subscriber Subscriber

    Okay, thanks for the advice. I'll do some more research on the 650's ... I know nothing about them.
  4. Zonker92

    Zonker92 - all shiny and chrome - Subscriber

    Not feeling those. I bet the drivers are cheap stamped units, behind fake plastic bezels, with wood-grain vinyl over flimsy MDF cabinets.

    You did want my honest opinion, right? :D
  5. AdamITR

    AdamITR AK Subscriber Subscriber

    Yes sir :).

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