Comb Filters, Speakers Stands, And The Bass You Are Missing
I have my LS50W test set on a pair of stands in my office. My room is pretty lively, but I’ve got the speakers tuned and positioned for a really excellent flat response throughout the range. Or so I thought.
I had been using a pair of wooden stands I’ve had for years. Admittedly they weren’t really great stands, but I never really used bookshelf speakers on free stands for serious listening prior to getting my LS50Ws so I was never in the market for a stand upgrade.
KEF Custom LS50 Speaker Stand
I got myself a pair of our new bespoke LS50 stands recently, and what I heard the first time I listened to my heretofore properly tuned and positioned LS50Ws was nothing short of a revelation. It’s really difficult to hear subtle room differences with a Youtube video, so a couple of pictures and a few words will have to suffice. But trust me, the difference was noticeable and startling.
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