March 18, 2012 — Article
Electrostatic speaker specialist MartinLogan has unveiled the next generation of its design with the Montis.
The company says the Montis’s “evolutionary” design is the next incarnation of the Reserve ESL Series, and combines its electrostatic panel with dynamic bass driver technology.
The speaker includes a new 44in-high CLS (Curvilinear Line Source) XStat electrostatic transducer, as well as a 10in bass driver with an aluminium cone powered by an integral 200-watt amp.
It also has Martin Logan’s ultra-rigid AirFrame and 24-bit Vojtko DSP engine.
There are two types of finish are available for the frame: black or clear alloy. The base cabinet is also available in a choice of black ash, dark cherry or Zebrawood hand-rubbed wood veneers.
The MartinLogan Montis is available now from Absolute Sounds – black alloy costs £9,800 a pair, while the clear alloy model costs £10,998.