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Signature Center 53

Powerful centre speaker for home cinema use

  • Hi-Res certified dual tweeter module with two fmax domes
  • 3-way centre speaker with bass reflex technology
  • Klippel-optimized bass-midrange unit and woofer
  • Ventilated voice-coil unit for maximum resilience and dynamics
  • Optimum sound dispersion for use in a home cinema system


Powerful centre speaker for home cinema use

If you also use the Signature range as part of your home cinema, you will find that the Signature Center 53 is the ideal speaker for the front centre channel. In this case, the hi-res dual tweeter module is flanked by 2 x 170 mm bass-midrange units, as also found in all the other speakers in the range. This guarantees absolutely homogeneous sound, no matter where the director has positioned the action in acoustic terms. With its width of 550 mm, the Center 53 is best positioned under the TV, e.g. in appropriate shelving.

Technical specifications


Frequency Response
  • 32 - 53000 Hz
Principle
  • 3 way bass reflex, double bass
Equipment
  • 2 x 170 mm woofer-midrange
  • 1.2" dome-tweeter
  • 0.75" super-tweeter
Power Handling (RMS/Max.)
  • 110 / 180 watts
Impedance
  • 4 – 8 Ohms
Crossover Frequencies
  • 2600 Hz / 17500 Hz
Recommended Amplifier Output
  • > 20 Watts
Sensitivity (2.8V/1m)
  • 91 dB
Dimensions (WxHxD)
  • 550 x 205 x 282 mm
Cabinet surface
  • Front: Piano black / cabinet: Ash decor black
  • Front: Anthracite satin / cabinet: Ash decor mocca

Highlights


Tweeter & Super-Tweeter
  • Front panel with dedicated sound guidance for optimum dispersion properties
  • Powerful neodymium ring magnet systems for best dynamics
  • Additional 20 mm super dome tweeter for ideal omnidirectional sound distribution and extended reproduction up to 50 kHz
  • 1.2" dome tweeter with extra-thick surround for low frequency coupling to the midrange
  • Newly developed high-res tweeter module with two fmax dome tweeters
midrange-woofer
  • Solid decorative rings, fixed by six screws
  • Klippel® optimised construction
  • Ventilated voice-coil unit for maximum capacity
  • FE-Dynamics woofer-midrange
  • coated cellulose cone
  • Solid metal basket with generous ventilation openings
Crossover
  • Amplitude and phase-optimised crossover with acoustical 24dB filters

    and high-quality components
  • Large connection panel with generously dimensioned screw terminals and gold-plated contacts
Cabinet
  • Removable cloth grille
  • Solid low-resonance cabinet construction using E1-MDF panels
  • Airflex port with rounded reflex opening to minimize annoying resonances
  • High-gloss lacquered baffle (black version) or satin lacquered baffle (mocca version)
  • Resonance-damping rubber feet included
Cabinet surface
  • Front: Piano black / cabinet: Ash decor black
  • Front: Anthracite satin / cabinet: Ash decor mocca