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July 7, 2016

Avantgarde Acoustic 25th Anniversary Factory Tour, Part 2

Article by WL Low

Let’s continue our journey with Avantgarde Acoustics 25th Anniversary factory tour.

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After a short scenic walk from the corporate office, we have arrived to the operations center. As seen previously, From left is Jerome Andre, Holger Fromme and Armin Kraus(Technical Manager)
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As we enter the foyer area of the operations center, we see multiple colored horns decorating the feature wall and a bar counter
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Look around and you’ll see a full range of Avantgarde horn speakers on display every where
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And more Avantgarde speakers, just like a showroom!
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World wide accolades come in for Avantgarde speakers too!
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Group photo session for the Japanese dealer network
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And what’s this curious piece on display?
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And this? There are actually the inner chassis and outer shell, which functions as heat sink for Avantgarde XA series amplifiers
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This a sample fascia plate sample which customers can choose from to customize their XA amplifier
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Now, this would be the fascia of my choice on my XA amplifier, rich glossy Tianshan walnut wood panel!
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The complete XA amplifier with aluminium fascia plate
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A visibly proud Holger seen here giving us the up to date scene at Avantgarde Acoustics, as the company celebrates it’s 25th Anniversary with pride. There’s a new direction for the company, a completely new speaker design language……..
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The Avantgarde Zero 1 XD is the first step in to the company’s new development strategy. It has won many audio acolades and product design awards world wide
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All the awards for the Avantgarde Zero 1 XD, including the prestigious German Design Award Special 2016. This is the first time that an audio company is receiving the honor

Also find the showroom 360 degree view experience below, courtesy of Avantgarde Acoustics

(click and move around to view!)

Next, we do the nitty gritty of horn speaker production!

Article by WL Low