Overview: The IsoAcoustics ISO-L8R ("isolator") speaker
stands are designed to raise your speakers or studio monitors off of the
tabletop or floor and angle them toward your ears. The stands have a unique
floating design which isolates and decouples the speaker from the mounting
surface to eliminate acoustic distortion. The ISO-L8R430 stand is black in color, and include the parts for
7 different tilt configurations for optimal placement and listening positions.
Note: This package includes a single speaker stand.
Application: The ISO-L8R430 Studio Monitor stand is designed for
large studio monitors in the recording environment. They should be used
with a speaker with dimensions greater than 17" wide and 9" deep, and weighing
up to 100 pounds.
PIF Principles: IsoAcoustics ISO-L8R stands are designed to support
the PIF Principles of acoustic design:
- Placement: The proximity to adjacent and nearby surfaces. The
stands raise the speakers off the supporting surface and away from adjacent
surfaces to reduce reflections.
- Isolation: The stands decouple the speakers from the supporting
surface to reduce the energy from exciting other objects. The speaker is
allowed for float independently.
- Focus: By raising and tilting the speakers, the stands create an
ideal listening position. The speakers should be tilted to the listeners ear
level, and positioned to form an equilateral triangle from the speakers to
Angle Adjustment: Six 4" tube risers, plus two sets of tube
inserts, are included to allow you to adjust the angle of the
speakers. The rigid steel riser tubes are approximately 3/4" in diameter. The high-density plastic
inserts are placed in the ends of the riser tubes to tilt the speakers up to a
maximum of 6.5°. The inserts are placed in the rear risers to create a downward tilt or in
the front risers for an upward tilt. You can use the short or tall inserts, or
both, to obtain the optimal listening angle. The stands can be configured to multiple
combinations of heights and angles, from a minimum height of 5.375" (with no inserts used) to a maximum of 6.434" (with both inserts
Isolator Sections: The stand consists of top and bottom isolator
sections, made of high-density plastic, with high-modulus co-polymer isolators
on each corner. The combination of isolators and steel tubes significantly
absorbs and dissipates the energy coming from the speakers so that it does not
travel to the mounting surface. This allows the speaker to "float"
independently, eliminating acoustic distortion. Both the base and upper isolator
sections are 16-15/16" wide and 9" deep.
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