Martin Logan Impression ESL 11A Electrostatic Floorstand Speakers

$20,999 - $22,999*
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Impressionist masters inspired potent feelings by removing the barrier between art and emotion. The Impression ESL 11A achieves this same effect, with an unprecedented level of audio transparency and realism revealing the pure emotional impact of music. Belonging to MartinLogan’s Masterpiece Series, the Impression ESL 11A reveals an impactful and accurate bass performance with a dual 8-inch woofer system powered by dual 275-watt Class-D amplifiers and honed by Anthem Room Correction technology. The groundbreaking integration of this woofer system with MartinLogan’s signature XStat CLS transducer delivers a dynamic, transparent audio performance—an experience of pure audio pleasure with nothing coming between your music and ears.

  • Category
    Woofers & Subwoofers
  • Range
    Martin Logan
  • Colour: Dark Cherry, Gloss Black, Gloss Metallic, Gloss White, Walnut
  • Frequency Response: 29–23,000 Hz ±3dB
  • Recommended Amplifier Power: 50—550 watts per channel
  • Horizontal Dispersion: 30°
  • Vertical Dispersion: 44″ (112cm) line source
  • Sensitivity: 91 dB/2.83 volts/meter
  • Impedance: 4 Ohms, 0.6 at 20kHz (Compatible with 4, 6, or 8 Ohm rated amplifiers).
  • Crossover Frequency: 300Hz
  • High Frequency Transducer:
    XStat™ CLS™ electrostatic transducer » Panel Dimensions: 44″ x 11″ (112 x 28cm) » Radiating Area: 484 in² (3,136 cm² )
  • Low Frequency Transducer:
    Two 8” (20.3 cm) cast basket, high excursion, rigid aluminium cone and extended throw drive assembly, non-resonance asymmetrical chamber format.
  • Woofer Amplifier: 2 x 275 watts/channel (4 ohms), 2 x 550 watts peak
  • Room Correction: (Bass Section)
    Anthem Room Correction (ARC™) ready (Sold Separately)
  • Components:
    Custom-wound audio transformer, air core coils, polypropylene capacitors. 24-bit DSP based preamplifier (used with woofer amplifier).
  • Audio Controls:
    Bass: ±10 dB under 75 Hz Mid-Bass: –2 dB, 0 db, +2 db ARC™ Room EQ: On, Off
  • Signal Inputs:
    WBT-0703Cu nextgen™ 5-way binding posts feature a filigree signal conductor made from gold plated, nickel free, non- ferromagnetic, pure copper for high conductivity and fully insulated. Free from eddy current effects.
  • Inputs:
    AC Power, RJ45 (for ARC), mini USB (for ARC)
  • Power Draw:
    Idle: < 1W/channel Max: 500W/channel Weight: 90 lbs. (40.9 kg) Dimensions: 60.75" x 11.9" x 27.4 " (154.3cm x 30.2cm x 69.6cm)
  • Electrostatic panel with built in Subs
  • Made in North America
  • 5 year warranty
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Paulmoney HiFi was established in 1982 with an aim of supplying high quality HiFi products for a reasonable price. We pride ourselves on knowing the industry and products intimately which means our staff know what products work well with each other and are able to recommend audio solutions for varying budgets. Design and installation for all products is available. 

The average experience of Paulmoney HiFi staff is over 25 years with some employees having been with the business for 15 years plus. We are very selective in the brands we have on offer and we review products regularly to make sure that we are still offering the best products available in its class. Brands include Marantz, VPI Turntables, Samsung, Devialet, Geneva, Speakercraft and more. Talk to us about the best sound system for your needs.

The business owner John Tom first started with the company in 1987 while completing a Bachelor of Property degree at Auckland University. Although John worked in the Property field for a short time, his love and passion for music and HiFi brought him back to Paulmoney HiFi where he eventually bought out the company in 2005.

The focus for John is on high-end quality products that we usually see from countries such as Canada, Germany, Denmark and the US.