Cara (1985-90) Cara Compact (1986-90)

The Cara and Cara Compact, designed and built for the Laskys retail chain in the UK, were high sensitivity, high output speaker systems ideal for the reproduction of programme material having a wide dynamic range. They were designed for those applications which demand unobtrusive loudspeakers without sacrifice of musical quality or restriction of frequency range. The Cara Compact was designed for wall or shelf mounting.
 
Specification: Cara
System Type: Two-way, stand-mount/floor standing
Enclosure type: Passive radiator
Size: 600 x 247 x 230mm (23.6 x 9.7 x 9.1 inches)
Weight: 7.9kg (17.3 lb)
Nominal Impedance: 8 ohms
Rated maximum power: 100 programme
Frequency response: 70Hz to 20kHz +/-3.0dB at 2m on design axis (-6dB at 55Hz)
Sensitivity: 90dB for a pink noise input of 2.83V (anechoic conditions)
Maximum output: 110dB on programme peaks under typical listening conditions
Finish: Simulated Black Ash Veneer
Grille: Open effect knitted textile
System: SP3076
Drive units: B200 bass unit (SP1193), BD200 passive radiator (SP1185), T33 tweeter (SP1192)
Crossover: SP2085
 
Specification: Cara Compact
System Type: Two-way, bookshelf/stand-mount
Enclosure type: Closed box
Size: 340 x 205 x 173mm (13.4 x 8.1 x 6.8 inches)
Weight: 4.13kg (9.1 lb)
Nominal Impedance: 4ohms
Rated maximum power: 60 programme
Frequency response: 80Hz to 500Hz +/-3.0dB  rising 3dB to 1kHz-22kHz +/-3dB (-6dB at 62Hz)
Sensitivity: 90dB for a pink noise input of 2.83V (under wall-mounted conditions)
Maximum output: 107dB on programme peaks under typical listening conditions
Finish: Simulated Black Ash Veneer
Grille: Open effect knitted textile
System: SP3084
Drive units: B160 bass unit (SP1229), T33 tweeter (SP1230)
Crossover: SP2124