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PostPosted: Sat Jun 23, 2018 2:26 pm 
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Hi everyone. Just plugged in my new Dynaudio Special 40 today. After about four hours they are quite something. Anyone else have these? Please share your thoughts on them. :D


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 23, 2018 2:31 pm 
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They resemble Totem (no doubt because Totem has often used Dynaudio drivers in their speakers).

Here's a good review:
http://www.tonepublications.com/review/ ... dspeakers/

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I'm betting they sound stellar. Enjoy!


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 23, 2018 2:36 pm 
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Actually Totem uses some Dynaudio woofers.


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Gerhard Roemer wrote:
Actually Totem uses some Dynaudio woofers.


Not anymore. Dynaudio stopped OEM supply years ago. Totem uses HiVi drivers on some of their models – at a quick glance they look almost identical to Dynaudio


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Here are some of my impressions when I had a pair. Great little speakers!

viewtopic.php?f=6&t=47006&start=30


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Excellent choice Gerhard.

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Gerhard Roemer wrote:
Actually Totem uses some Dynaudio woofers.


Not anymore. Dynaudio stopped OEM supply years ago. Totem uses HiVi drivers on some of their models – at a quick glance they look almost identical to Dynaudio

True. But oddly enough Totem's haven't been the same without Dynaudio drivers lol.


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nedrudrelyt wrote:
True. But oddly enough Totem's haven't been the same without Dynaudio drivers lol.

Agreed


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 23, 2018 4:12 pm 
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Congratulations on the new speakers. What are you driving them with ?


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They rule!

I have been listening to them almost exclusively since they came out.

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James_W wrote:
nedrudrelyt wrote:
True. But oddly enough Totem's haven't been the same without Dynaudio drivers lol.

Agreed

True, with the new Torrent drivers they sound better. :wink:

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Bass is hard to reproduce with such a small woofer. Needs a big amp to even start doing bass well. That little 6 can do wonders.

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Moon, I’m using Yamaha A-S2100 and McIntosh MA252.


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Gerhard Roemer wrote:
Moon, I’m using Yamaha A-S2100 and McIntosh MA252.

Which do you prefer?.

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Gosh I really want to hear these things!


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small Dynaudio speakers were always my choice for great monitor speaker. I even auditioned the new Contour series when I was looking for the best speakers for my Zanden 6000 amplifier....


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