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Item: Whatmough M30 Floorstanding Speakers

Location: Port Melbourne, Victoria

Price: $400 (RRP $1099 in year of release)

Item Condition: Very Good. Physical appearance is good, and SQ is as new. Tested them at Whatmough HQ after purchasing and they passed OK.

Reason for selling: Selling to fund upgrade

Payment method: Pickup - cash

Extra Info:

Bought these speakers on eBay from their original owner about a year ago as part of my first home theatre setup. I paired them with an Onkyo TX-NR609 and they worked just nicely. Unfortunately, I got upgradeitis very quickly and relegated the Whatmoughs to surround duties. Also tried them as part of my 2-channel setup for a while.

Sound: They have a very neutral sound. Whatmough speakers aim for tonal accuracy, apparently.

Condition - I brought them into the Whatmough office in Ringwood to have them checked out shortly after purchasing, as I suspected them to have an SQ issue, and wanted to discuss upgrading/replacing the drivers. Kee Whatmough herself could find no issue with them and told me the drivers were fine. The SQ issue later turned out to be a setting on my PS3 player. They'll be a good buy for anyone looking for a well made budget speaker by a (late) great designer.

Amplification: They are 4 Ohm speakers, so may not match an entry level AVR, but other than that should behave quite nicely.

Extra: I am happy to throw in a set of cables with banana plugs for the interested buyer.

Demo: If you want to have a demonstration, you are more than welcome to come visit, just PM me with a couple of days notice so we an arrange a time. I can plug them into the Onkyo AVR or a Rotel RA-04SE integrated amp.


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Lots of views but no takers so far. I'll put them up on Gumtree also.

PS - if I have overpriced these, feel free to PM me and let me know.

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FYI - Speakers now on eBay and Gumtree also,

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