LS3/5a by Falcon Acoustics
FalconAvailable from late summer 2014, prices t.b.a. Acoustics BBC LS3/5a. Falcon is the home of the Falcon Acoustics Gold BadgeBBC LS3/5a, StereoPhile Component of the Year 2021 and "the best LS3/5a ever made" - Herb Reichert (Stereophile)
built to the demanding BBC Specification and with full BBC Licence.
The Falcon BBC LS3/5a is the classic 15 ohm version, built to the demanding BBC Specification and with full BBC Licence. Featuring the British made Falcon B110 and the FalconT27 drive units. The hand-built Falcon Gold Badge crossover is the BBC-designed FL6/23 transformer design, using transformer inductors made by British manufacturers to full BBC Specification, and close tolerance pair matched components throughout including hand-made capacitors to Falcon's own specification to closely match the original capacitors deployed by The BBC R&D Department at Kingswood Warren in the original design.
Cabinets are made from selected grade Baltic Birch Ply with beech battens. Veneered in selected wood veneers, Cherry, Walnut, Black Ash, Burr Walnut, Yew and Rosewood.
The Falcon BBC LS3/5a is hand-assembled and final pair matched in Oxford England.