VERSATILE HYBRID ELECTROSTATIC SPEAKER FLAWLESSLY PERFORMS AS A CENTER, FRONT OF SURROUND CHANNEL
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Lawrence, Kansas, July 2007 - MartinLogan, the Loudspeaker Technology Company, has released the new Motif hybrid electrostatic loudspeaker designed for use as a center, front or surround channel in any system -from 2 -channel stereo to multi -channel home theater.
Motif is a highly evolved expression of the same ideas and engineering that spawned MartinLogan's flagship Stage™ center -channel speaker. State -of -the -art XStat™ electrostatic transducer technology, dual aluminum -cone woofers, and highly sophisticated Vojtko™ crossover engineering deliver unrivaled precision and intelligibility.
• HD -XStat™ (Hybrid Dynamic XStat) Technology
• XStat™ Electrostatic Transducer featuring:
• Advanced Vacuum Bonding
• MicroPerf Stators
• ClearSpar™ technology
• CLS™ (Curvilinear Line Source)
• Dual High -Resolution 5.25 -inch Aluminum Cone Woofers
• High -Resolution Neodymium Tweeter
• Precision Performance Crossover Engineering
• Toolless Pivoting Stand
• Wall -Mount Brackets and Installation Template
• Low -Voltage Power Supply
What really sets the Motif apart is a high -resolution neodymium soft dome tweeter embedded directly in the electrostatic panel. The Motif all but eliminates high -frequency diffraction. This unique mounting system also increases mid -range/high -frequency phase coherence and time alignment while offering superior dispersion characteristics.
Motif's advanced XStat transducer, MicroPerf stator technology, ClearSpar spacers, and vacuum bonding combine with a highly refined crossover topology to greatly maximize efficiency for an effortless, unlimited dynamic presentation.
Using only the finest polypropylene capacitors and air -core coils, Motif's crossover employs MartinLogan's proprietary Vojtko topology for vanishingly low distortion and seamless driver integration. This precision -tuned network preserves even the most subtle sonic nuances while handling the full dynamics of any source.
Wall -mount brackets and a toolless pivoting stand (with 35 degrees of motion) allow Motif to serve as either a center or surround speaker, mounted on - or off -wall, horizontally or vertically. An optional vertical floor stand is available.
Motif is available at MartinLogan ESL Series dealers including independent retailers and mass -market retailers such as Tweeter.
73 -20,000 Hz ± 3db
89 dB/2.83 volts/meter
Nominal: 6 ohms
Minimum: 4 ohms
Custom -wound toroidal audio transformer, air core coils, polypropylene capacitors
1" (2.5 cm) neodymium soft dome
Two 5.25" (13.4 cm) cast basket, neodymium magnet, aluminum cone with extended throw driver assembly, non -resonant asymmetrical chamber format; shielded
25 lbs. each (11.35 kg)
Size (with stand)
10" h x 29.75" w x 9" d (25.4 h x 75.6 w x 22.9 d cm)
Size (with feet)
7.6" h x 29.75" w x 9" d (19.3 h x 75.6 w x 22.9 d cm)
Size (with wall bracket)
7.3" h x 29.75" w x 7.9" d (18.6 h x 75.6 w x 20.1 d cm)
MartinLogan, one of the most respected names in audio, is located in Lawrence, Kansas, where 80 employees handcraft the company's ultimate loudspeaker products. The speaker systems, incorporating MartinLogan's patented CLS™ (Curvilinear Line Source) high -resolution electrostatic technology and ATF™ (Advanced Thin Film) transducers, range in price from $399 to over $10,995 (US Retail). The subwoofer systems range in price from $599 to $2,995 (US Retail).
For more information regarding MartinLogan visit www.martinlogan.com, or contact Devin Zell at (785) 749 -0133 or email Devin at email@example.com.