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Item: Kef Reference Model Three Speakers


Location: Melbourne


Price: $2,800 including donation to SNA

Relisted at a considerable discount compared to original ad - for a quick sale!


Item Condition: 8/10


Reason for selling: upgrading to model up


Payment Method: Paypal, Bank deposit, Post at buyer’s expense, Pickup - Cash


Extra info:

Relisted at a considereble discount compared to original ad - for a quick sale!


These are the second largest floorstander in Kef's top of the line Reference series, released 1994 to 1999.  


This pair presents very well; is in excellent condition, has the more expensive

Rosetta Burr finish - with only a couple of minor blemishes on the cabinets (see photos). Meticulously looked after since purchase - 3 years ago.


IMO they are neutral, detailed, have a fantastic midrange, and produce quite astounding and tone-full bass when called for. Front ported design and Uni Q tweeter combination, makes them quite forgiving in terms of room placement, and provides a large sweet spot.


4 way, 5 driver Floorstanders


6.5" upper midrange with 1" Uni Q tweeter


6.5" midrange


2 x 8" bass drivers. Design - each bass driver is enclosed within an inter-ported cavity, and fire away from the each other. A vibration cancelling rod is placed between the two drivers.  




Size: 1137 x 275 x 340mm


Weight: 35kg each


Nominal Impedance: 4ohms


Frequency response: 40Hz to 20kHz +/-3dB at 2m on reference axis


Sensitivity: 91dB at 1m/2.83V (anechoic conditions)


Maximum output: 115dB on programme peaks under typical listening conditions


*Also advertised elsewhere*


Happy to audition for serious buyers.


Owner opinions













Edited by Audiobliss

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Where are the blemishes? Is it possible to take a close up of these blemishes?

The finish looks like the Rosetta Burr finish.

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Photos of marks added.

Yes you're right, that's the Rosetta Burr finish.

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