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Looking to build some speaker stands for my Yamaha NS series speakers.

Which stand design in your opinion has the best looks and will do the best job?

Comments are welcome.

Thanks in advance.

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Looks are purely subjective ...

 

A good rule of thumb is make them heavy and solid.

 

Build them out of steel and the heavier the better  :)

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Prefer no.2 the Skylan style stands.
Built my own when I had a pair of NS1000M'S

Sent from my SM-G900I using Tapatalk

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How about these ones I made in ebonised jarrah?

These are with NS75TS which have identical dimensions to the NS1000s.They also sound much better!

 

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2 hours ago, evil c said:

Prefer no.2 the Skylan style stands.
Built my own when I had a pair of NS1000M'S

Sent from my SM-G900I using Tapatalk
 

I did a search on the Skylan and they sure look like they are built for task. Thanks for the recommendation.

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2 hours ago, THOMO said:

How about these ones I made in ebonised jarrah?

These are with NS75TS which have identical dimensions to the NS1000s.They also sound much better!

 

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These look like awesome speakers and the stands are a standout! Great job.

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58 minutes ago, Ancientflatulence said:

Mine

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Yours definately look like they don't need any sand filling.

I would not want to hit my toe on one of those legs.... ouch!

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Looks like he Malibu Beach House  theme

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I always liked the stands Kenrick Sound make. I think they are very similiar to the original stands NS1000 stands.

 

http://kenricksound.com/blogimages/MrYoshida1.jpg

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Image result for linn isobarik stands

 

I used to use Linn Isobarik stands with mine. The width and height just happened to be spot on

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48 minutes ago, kelossus said:

I always liked the stands Kenrick Sound make. I think they are very similiar to the original stands NS1000 stands.

 

http://kenricksound.com/blogimages/MrYoshida1.jpg

 

 

Yes these are bulkier versions of the original stands.  The model number is SPS-500 and you can still get them from Japan if you like them or build your own.

http://www.hifido.co.jp/KWyamaha/G1/E/30-10/C16-07558-13413-00/

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Just finishing these now for some Pioneer HPM 60s, pinched a design from online for the NS 1000s. 

 

 

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20 hours ago, Ancientflatulence said:

Mine

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They look nice and solid ... filled with lead shot?

 

 

13 hours ago, jeromelang said:

Avoid using metal....!

 

Yes ... why avoid using metal?

 

11 hours ago, Sir Sanders Zingmore said:

Why?

 

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