Monthly Archives: September 2018
- Posted: September 06, 2018|Read more »
LORANTZ CELESTION GREENBACK CLONE SPEAKERS,
If you're looking for a speaker that replicates that true Vintage sound, then this is THE ONE!
Take a deep breath.............This is an interesting (and long!) story that originally came about several years ago when I took an old Vintage Celestion Greenback out of an early Marshall 12" Quad cabinet and took it to Victorian loudspeaker manufacturers, Lorantz, the company who took over the old Plessey plant.
Plessey was the company who in turn took over the ROLA plant. (Rola-Celestion is the original manufacturer of the Greenback and other vintage speakers which were also tied in with JENSEN speakers in the USA)
Why I have mentioned all this is that now Lorantz is owned and operated by the original speaker designer and head engineer at the old Plessey plant, and all the original eq