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Old 09-24-2011, 07:57 PM
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Sherwood S-1900 speaker opinions

I just picked up a pair of them and don't know anything about their characteristics or quality. I picked them up on a lark. I'm wondering if anyone know anything about them.
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Anyone?
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Old 10-05-2011, 05:33 PM
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I would like to see a pic of them. I don't recall Sherwood ever making speakers, but then I didn't know Ortofon made speakers until I learned it here last week.

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Old 10-05-2011, 08:16 PM
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Here's a link that has pictures but it's in some scandinavian language but it looks exactly like what I got
http://www.elektroda.pl/rtvforum/topic574184.html
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Old 10-06-2011, 08:48 AM
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These appear to be from a successor company of the original Sherwood. I've never heard them so I don't know how they sound, sorry.

BTW, the original Sherwood company was based in Chicago and made a number of speakers including the Ravinia and Tanglewood. Here's a thread on the older Ravinia speakers: http://www.audiokarma.org/forums/sho...erwood+ravinia

Another informative thread: http://www.audiokarma.org/forums/sho...erwood+ravinia

I have some old MusiCraft (now defunct, small Chicago stereo shop chain) house speakers that were made for MusiCraft by the original Sherwood company. I posted about them here: http://www.audiokarma.org/forums/sho...ight=musicraft
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Finally hooked these up to my Sansui G-6000 and put on some vinyl that I was familiar with. I don't know if it's this particular set or the line in general but I found them to be a bit flat and tinny in the mid range. Sound staging was ok but unimpressive. I'll be replacing them eventually.
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those look surprisingly similar to my Kenwood LSP-9500 speakers especially the double woofers and tweeters, in mine both woofers are active and actually pound out some nice bass but i found top end to be a bit hot, good party speakers though.
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I don't know if the miss need to be replaced but as I said a bit flat, the base is passive but was pretty good
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