Marshall's Hanwell HiFi speaker is bred from guitar amps, at-residence together with your PMP (replace)
It has been a yr because the legendary guitar amp and speaker makers at Marshall Amplification made a splash in shopper audio with its Marshall Headphones spin-off (Zound / Urbanears). In commemorence of the amplification division’s fiftieth anniversary, each have introduced the Hanwell: Marshall’s first speaker rig that is made for a counter-prime as an alternative of a pageant stage. The Hanwell’s design primarily stems from that of a combo guitar amp / speaker, however you will not have the ability to plug in your guitar, nevertheless, because it’s particularly made for pumping out the sounds of your music assortment. Most anybody who performs guitar, or has seen the likes of Slash and Nigel Tufnel shredding it up, will instantly acknowledge the long-lasting Marshall design ethic right down to its iconic plastic nameplate on the entrance grill and gold accents.
There is no main tech at play inside the system, however with seems this cool it isn’t prefer it issues — hopefully, the sound high quality will match. Up prime there is a acquainted panel housing a three.5mm enter, energy toggle and knobs for bass, treble and quantity, whereas internally you will discover a duo of lengthy-throw woofers and tweeters. The cab itself is created from wooden and wrapped in black vinyl tolex like its greater JCM siblings — heck, it even comes with a coiled audio cable. There isn’t any particular info past all of that comparable to pricing and availability — particularly whether or not “these go to eleven” — however you will discover a press launch and shut-up photographs after the break.
Replace: We have been knowledgeable that the Hanwell will probably be restricted to a run of simply 10,000 models — anticipate this to be spendy when it is lastly out there.
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HANWELL ANNIVERSARY EDITION
Friday, August 31, 2012 – Marshall Headphones, along with Marshall Amplification proudly pronounces the very first residence audio product to bear Marshall’s legendary script emblem. Named Hanwell, this lively loudspeaker embodies Marshall’s legacy of loud. Hailing from a line of fiftieth anniversary merchandise, the Hanwell strikes Marshall’s heritage of massive stage efficiency out of the world, and into your property.
MORE ABOUT THE MARSHALL HANWELL
“In 1962 Jim Marshall developed the primary Marshall amplifier in his store in Hanwell, London, England after taking time to take heed to what guitar gamers needed and wanted,” says Managing Director of Marshall Amplification, Jonathan Ellery. “From that very first amplifier, historical past was created and Marshall turned probably the most iconic guitar amplifier firm on the planet.”
We now have labored in shut conjunction with Zound industries to create the primary Marshall house audio product, the Hanwell. Named after the birthplace of the primary Marshall amp and certainly the corporate, Hanwell retains alive Marshall’s custom of listening to what the client wants, after which exceeding their expectations.”
Konrad Bergström, President of Zound Industries (dad or mum firm of Marshall Headphones) continues, “We’re excited to be part of Marshall’s legendary historical past. From the launch of Marshall Headphones in 2010, all the best way as much as the Hanwell, we have now labored aspect by aspect with Marshall to make sure each element of each product we develop meets and exceeds the expectations of each Marshall Amplification and Marshall followers all over the world.”
The Sound of Hanwell: Delivering a sound that resonates with the presence and energy of reside music, the Hanwell is a rigorously crafted machine, designed to achieve that trademark Marshall tone. Its twin lengthy-throw woofers produce tremendous lows, and hello-fi tweeters yield sharp prolonged highs, rendering the sound sharp and clear, like sitting within the entrance row of a live performance.
The way it Appears: The Hanwell is housed in a picket cupboard and clad in black vinyl. It options an analog energy change and controls for quantity, bass and treble. The fret material and gold emblem on the entrance are borrowed from classic Marshall amplifiers. The physique is printed with gold piping for a celebratory impact.
As a tribute to Marshall’s 50-yr legacy, every Hanwell is branded with a numbered anniversary version commemorative badge.