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Event 20/20BAS Monitor  

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First released in 1995, the original 20/20 nearfield studio monitor revolutionised the recording industry and secured itself a place in the hearts of audio engineers the world over for its truthful re... Read More

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Overview

First released in 1995, the original 20/20 nearfield studio monitor revolutionised the recording industry and secured itself a place in the hearts of audio engineers the world over for its truthful reproduction and outstanding sonic character. Event is proud to announce a new generation of clarity, transparency and definition with the release of the 20/20BAS. This two-way front ported speaker incorporates a number of fundamental improvements over the original model while remaining true to its tonal character and performance strengths.

Event's engineering team used ideas and technologies from its flagship Opal speaker in order to achieve performance in keeping with the company design philosophy of high output, low distortion and excellent dynamics. This speaker incorporates a number of fundamental improvements over the original model while remaining true to its character and performance strengths.
The original transducer design and cabinet volume have been maintained, however the high and low frequency amplifiers, cabinet bracing and overall construction have been revolutionised to improve audio characteristics, increase dynamics and extend reliability.

Event's engineering team used ideas and technologies from its flagship Opal speaker in order to achieve performance in keeping with the company design philosophy of high output, low distortion and excellent dynamics.
Fully discrete Class AB amplifiers for the tweeter and woofer provide up to 250 watts of burst power with less than .01% Total Harmonic Distortion (THD). This more than doubles the power provided by the original 20/20bas amplifier design with less than half the distortion. Sustained high output performance is ensured through a new oversized toroidal power supply that can ensure sustained extreme low frequency reproduction.
"We were very respectful to the original 20/20 speaker" explains Event's Director of Engineering, Marcelo Vercelli. "Everyone in Event's design department has great respect for the speaker, but we saw a few areas where we could use techologies developed for Opal to get even better dynamics with lower distortion. The new low frequency amp can deliver up to 250w of peak power into the woofer. This gives you the BOOM... the definition in the bottom end that you're looking for."

Features General
  • Size: Near-field
  • System type: Active
  • Configuration: 2-way
  • Drivers
  • Low-frequency driver: 7.1"
  • Mid-frequency driver: Not applicable
  • High-frequency driver: 1"
  • Full-range driver: Not applicable
  • Driver type: Polypropylene
  • Sound
  • Frequency response: 35Hz – 20kHz
  • Max peak SPL: 108 dB
  • Amplifier class: A/B
  • Output power: 120W
  • Onboard Features
  • Input connectors: XLR
  • Standby mode: No
  • Acoustic space control: Yes
  • Power indicator: Yes
  • Other
  • Width: 10.2"
  • Height: 14.8"
  • Depth: 11.8"
  • Weight: 37.4 lb.
  • Enclosure type: Ported
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One year parts and labor warranty on 20/20, Project Studio (PS), and Tria.


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Event20/20BAS Monitor
 
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5.0

GREAT FOR ANY APPLICATION

By frequency09

from Inver Grove Heights, MN

Comments about Event 20/20BAS Monitor:

These things are Powerful. And built like a tank. Hearing your mix, composition, etc. through these moniters are heavenly. Amazing Solid Thumping Bass and Crisp Clean Highs. Great for any studio and room application.

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